Chris Thompson Missed His Flight, Forgot His Ticket And Still Made It To The BCS National Championship GamePosted by on January 22, 2014 – 4:58 pm
The wrong backpack sat rumpled on the cabin floor of the airplane. No front pocket was sewn into the ventral side. Chris Thompson panicked and tweeted.
Without a front pocket, there would be no ticket. Without a ticket, the Redskins running back had no idea how he would make it inside the Rose Bowl.
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At some point in the history of the universe somebody hitched the word to all-star exclusion.
I’ve said, heard and read “snubbed” enough times in the past two days to book a trip to Martha’s Vineyard solely for the purpose of using it both nautically and before a steeplechase.
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The NFL Network premiered “Jerry Smith: A Football Life” Tuesday night, documenting the football accomplishments and complex personal life of the All-Pro Redskins tight end.
Per usual, NFL Films created a stunning product, capturing the fierce competitor within Smith while shining light on his life as a gay man during an “intolerant time.”
NFL Media has released segments of the documentary online. The wealth of archived footage from NFL Films coupled with access to past teammates and a commitment to telling Smith’s unfiltered story created a captivating film.
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