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Deion Sanders appearing on Bear Grylls tonight

Deion Sanders has his own reality TV series on Oprah’s network. It was picked up for a second season. Then there’s the drama of Sanders’ real everyday life. Those situations play out some times in social and even mainstream media. But tonight airs another reality series that will star Deion Sanders. At least for one episode. Running Wild with Bear Grylls, premiered on July...
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1 day ago  |  Discuss

Exclusive Look At Deion Sanders’ Prime Prep Troubled Curriculum

  Getty Image Following up on the recent news that Deion Sanders Texas charter school Prime Prep for student-athletes may be in danger of losing its character due to allegations of a misappropriation of funds and sadly, not actually teaching academic courses, The New York Times conducted its own investigation into the troubled campus. Fortunately for KSK readers, Sanders’ distraction...
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8 days ago  |  Discuss

Video: Florida State Freshmen Make A Hilarious Rap Song Called “Gotta Make It To The Top”

Athletes moonlighting as rappers isn’t uncommon. Guys like Shaquille O’Neal, Deion Sanders, and even Kobe Bryant have dropped rap songs during their careers. The latest athletes to get in the rap game are four Florida State freshmen: defensive tackle Demarcus Christmas, defensive end Lorenzo Featherston, defensive tackle Derrick Nnadi, and linebacker Jacob Pugh. The quartet dropped...
Via College Spun
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Texas Education Agency working on shutting down Deion Sanders’ Prime Academy

According to CBS Dallas, the Texas Education Agency working on shutting down Prime Acamdeny, which is the charter school that former NFL player Deion Sanders started TEA officials confirmed to CBS 11 News that they have “started the revocation process” against Uplift Fort Worth — the sponsoring entity of Prime Prep Academy. A letter sent to Uplift Fort Worth board president...
Via Pro Football Zone
July 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Deion Sanders' charter school faces closure by the state for financial issues

The charter school co-founded by Hall of Fame football player Deion Sanders faces closure for improper financial dealings. The parent organization for Prime Prep Academy was issued a letter of intent by the Texas Education Agency to revoke the charter for the school, which opened two years ago. Prime Prep superintendent Ron Price told The Dallas Morning News the school intends to...
Via Fox Sports Southwest
July 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Deion Sanders: Johnny Manziel has 'ghetto tendencies'

Johnny Manziel is one of the most polarizing prospects in the 2014 NFL Draft, and he might become even more controversial after Hall of Fame cornerback and NFL Network analyst Deion Sanders added his two cents about the Texas A&M product. During an interview with Roland Martin on the Tom Joyner Morning Show, Sanders was asked about the hype surrounding the Heisman Trophy winner...
April 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Deion Sanders: 'every NFL team I played on had a gay teammate'

Deion Sanders recently appeared on the Arsenio Hall Show to promote his reality show, “Deion’s Family Playbook,” that debuts on the OWN network March 1st. Arsenio asked Deion to share his thoughts on NFL prospect, Michael Sam. says he neither condones nor condemns homosexuality, but believes the support should be there regardless. Sanders also said that every NFL team he...
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February 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Did the first-ever Pro Bowl Draft make a forgettable first impression?

After months of forced hype and terrible promos, the NFL finally put into motion its latest experiment -- a Pro Bowl draft. The inaugural event kicked off in Hawaii on Tuesday night, with Hall of Famers Jerry Rice and Deion Sanders competitively building their squads while engaging in friendly banter as to keep alive their old-standing rivalry. NFL Network carried Day 1 (yes,...
Via Helmet2Helmet
January 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Deion Sanders fired from his own school after employee altercation

Deion Sanders recently got into an altercation with an employee his Prime Prep Academy where he allegedly chokeslammed an employee over poor academic performances. Now Prime Time has been fired by the school: Former Dallas Cowboy Deion Sanders fired from Dallas-area charter school Prime Prep Academy. #wfaanews — Ryan Wood (@RyanWoodDFW) October 11, 2013 DEION FIRED: Statement...
Via BlackSportsOnline
October 11, 2013  |  Discuss

Employee of his prep academy claims Deion Sanders assaulted him

According to the Dallas Morning News,  Dallas police are investigating a case in which an employee from Prime Prep Academy is claiming that Deion Sanders assaulted him. Sanders allegedly got upset during a faculty meeting when he found out that some of the students weren’t doing well academically. Kevin Jefferson is the employee who claims he was assaulted. “He was a little...
Via Pro Football Zone
October 10, 2013  |  Discuss
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