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JaMarcus Russell


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Is This JaMarcus Russell Film A Humanizing Look At A Fallen Star, Or Just An Ad For Jeff Garcia’s Workout Program?

ESPN aired a short film last night on JaMarcus Russell, the former Sugar Bowl MVP, turned overall number one draft pick, turned purple drank addict, turned fat man trying for a comeback. ESPN’s “JaMarcus Russell, Waking Up” tracks his progress so far.


The New York Jets, The Gift That Keeps On Giving, Had A Conversation About Bringing In JaMarcus Russell

Mark Sanchez is still the front-runner to land the New York Jets’ starting quarterback job. The two-year contract extension he received before last season has handcuffed the Jets options under center, shoving the same circus trio of Sanchez, McElroy and Tebow (if he’s not traded) out there to fill the position. Oh and don’t forget to add JaMarcus Russell to the mix too.

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CNN’s Political Crew Resorted To Comparing Presidential Candidates To NFL Quarterbacks Last Night

The Iowa caucuses happened last night, and ended with Mitt Romney pulling out a very close win. And the counting of votes made for a long night. So long, in fact, that a couple of the analysts started making football references they didn’t even think anyone would get.

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JaMarcus Russell Says He Couldn’t Sleep, And That’s Why He Was An NFL Bust

SI released a big piece by Jon Wertheim on infamous NFL bust JaMarcus Russell today. The futility of Russell’s career is almost mythical at this point, but he’s also young enough that he shouldn’t be beyond possible redemption. So…is he?

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Michael Vick Asked About Potential Effects Of His Troubles On Future Black QBs (Video)

It’s no secret that Michael Vick’s had his share of self-inflicted problems. And though the focus is mostly (and rightly) on how they’ve impacted his own career, Deion Sanders recently asked Vick about how they might impact other talented players in the future.

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Morning Links: Basketball HoF Inductions, Mets One-Hitter, Angry Sergio Garcia

While you were sleeping, SportsGrid was up all night watching TV and searching the internet for links to help get your day started. Today, we bring you somewhat-LeBron-related notes from the Basketball Hall of Fame inductions, and more.


JaMarcus Russell Saga Continues With Admission He Tested Positive For Codeine In ’07

Former Raiders quarterback JaMarcus Russell is trying to rehabilitate his shattered image. The latest step in this is an interview with ESPN airing in full on August 22, but what little we’ve heard of the interview so far will only raise more questions.


JaMarcus Russell Arrested In Sting Operation, Spectacular Downfall Continues

At this point, it’s absolutely surreal that JaMarcus Russell was ever a #1 overall pick in the NFL Draft. After playing and eating his way off the Oakland Raiders, he further tarnished his already-shattered image when he was arrested today for possession of a controlled substance.

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