"Winners," Not "Choirboys"

Eric Balzer@@Balzer92Correspondent IJuly 2, 2009

"Winners," Not "Choirboys"

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    WASHINGTON - JUNE 14:  Mike Singletary, formerly of the Chicago Bears, poses during a portrait shoot on June 14, 2005 in Washington, DC.  (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Michael Crabtree

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    LUBBOCK, TX - NOVEMBER 01:  Michael Crabtree #5 of the Texas Tech Red Raiders carries the ball after making a reception during the first half of the game against the Texas Longhorns on November 1, 2008 at Jones Stadium in Lubbock, Texas.  (Photo by Jamie

Glen Coffee

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    INDIANAPOLIS, IN - FEBRUARY 22:  Running back Glen Coffee of Alabama runs with the football during the NFL Scouting Combine presented by Under Armour at Lucas Oil Stadium on February 22, 2009 in Indianapolis, Indiana. (Photo by Scott Boehm/Getty Images)

Curtis Taylor

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    AUBURN, AL - SEPTEMBER 20:  Safety Curtis Taylor #27 of the LSU Tigers drops back into coverage while taking on the Auburn Tigers at Jordan-Hare Stadium on September 20, 2008 in Auburn, Alabama. LSU defeated Auburn 26-21.  (Photo by Doug Benc/Getty Images

Ricky Jean-Francois

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    NEW ORLEANS - JANUARY 07:  Ricky Jean-Francois #90 of the Louisiana State University Tigers celebrates with the championship trophy after defeating the Ohio State Buckeyes 38-24 in the AllState BCS National Championship on January 7, 2008 at the Louisiana

Kory Sheets

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    WEST LAFAYETTE, IN - SEPTEMBER 20:  Running back Kory Sheets #24 of the Purdue Boilermakers during play against the Central Michigan Chippewas at Ross-Ade Stadium on September 20, 2008 in West Lafayette, Indiana.  (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Alex Boone

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    COLUMBUS, OH - SEPTEMBER 06: Alex Boone #75 of the Ohio State Buckeyes warms up before the game against the Ohio Bobcats at Ohio Stadium on September 6, 2008 in Columbus, Ohio.  (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Good Company

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    12 Dec 1999:  Charles Haley #94 of the San Francisco 49ers looks on from the field during the game against the Atlanta Falcons at 3 Comm Park in San Francisco, California. The 49ers defeated the Falcons 26-7. Mandatory Credit: Tom Hauck  /Allsport

Remember this?

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    29 Jan 1995:  Defensive back Deion Sanders of the San Francisco 49ers celebrates during Super Bowl XXIX against the San Diego Chargers at Joe Robbie Stadium in Miami, Florida.  The 49ers won the game, 49-26. Mandatory Credit: Doug Pensinger  /Allsport

Man in Command

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    CHICAGO - OCTOBER 2:  Linebacker Mike Singletary #50 of the Chicago Bears prepares for a play as he stares down at the competition during a game against the Buffalo Bills at Soldier Field Stadium on October 2, 1988 in Chicago, Illinois.  The Bears won 24-
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