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Alphonso "Al" Blades (c. March 1977 – March 20, 2003) was a standout safety who went to the University of Miami.
American football, referred to as football in the United States and Canada and also known as gridiron, is a team sport played by two teams of eleven players on a rectangular field with goalposts at each end.
Horatio Benedict "Bennie" Blades Sr. (born September 3, 1966) is a former American football cornerback and safety in the National Football League (NFL).
The Big East Conference gave five football awards at the conclusion of every season.
Brian Keith Blades (born July 24, 1965) is a former American football wide receiver in the National Football League.
College football is American football played by teams of student athletes fielded by American universities, colleges, and military academies, or Canadian football played by teams of student athletes fielded by Canadian universities.
In American football and Canadian football, defensive backs (DBs) are the players on the defensive team who take positions somewhat back from the line of scrimmage; they are distinguished from the defensive line players and linebackers, who take positions directly behind or close to the line of scrimmage.
The Football Writers' Association (the FWA) is an association of football journalists and correspondents writing for English newspapers and agencies.
Fort Lauderdale (frequently abbreviated as Ft. Lauderdale) is a city in the U.S. state of Florida, north of Miami.
Indian Land is an unincorporated community in the northernmost part (the "Panhandle") of Lancaster County, South Carolina, United States.
A linebacker (LB or backer) is a playing position in American football and Canadian football.
The National Football League (NFL) is a professional American football league consisting of 32 teams, divided equally between the National Football Conference (NFC) and the American Football Conference (AFC).
The National Football League Draft, also called the NFL Draft or the Player Selection Meeting, is an annual event which serves as the league's most common source of player recruitment.
In American football, a pass deflected, also known as a pass deflection, a pass defended, a pass, a pass knockdown, or a pass breakup, is an incomplete pass that is caused by a defensive player.
The Pittsburgh Panthers football program is the intercollegiate football team of the University of Pittsburgh, often referred to as "Pitt", located in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
Plantation High School (commonly referred to as PHS) is a high school located in Plantation, Florida, part of the Broward County Public Schools district As of 2017, The school serves 2,348 students in grades 9 through 12.
The Pro Bowl is the all-star game of the National Football League (NFL).
In American football and Canadian football, a sack occurs when the quarterback (or another offensive player acting as a passer) is tackled behind the line of scrimmage before he can throw a forward pass, when the quarterback is tackled behind the line of scrimmage in the "pocket" and his intent is unclear, or when a passer runs out of bounds behind the line of scrimmage due to defensive pressure.
The San Francisco 49ers are a professional American football team located in the San Francisco Bay Area.
The Seattle Seahawks are a professional American football franchise based in Seattle, Washington.
Most forms of football have a move known as a tackle.
The Washington Redskins are a professional American football team based in the Washington metropolitan area.
A wide receiver, also referred to as wideouts or simply receivers, is an offensive position in American and Canadian football, and is a key player.
The 2006 College Football All-America Team is composed of the following All-American Teams: Associated Press, Football Writers Association of America, American Football Coaches Association, Walter Camp Foundation, The Sporting News, Sports Illustrated, Pro Football Weekly, CBS Sports, ESPN, College Football News, Rivals.com, and Scout.com.
The 2007 National Football League draft took place at Radio City Music Hall in New York City, New York, on April 28 and April 29, 2007.
The 2011 NFL season was the 92nd regular season of the National Football League.