Eddie George explains why Derrick Henry won't be a bust in the NFL

Long before he was actually drafted by the Tennessee Titans, reigning Heisman Trophy winner Derrick Henry had, for years, been compared to former Titan Eddie George.And in looking at the two, it's easy to see the comparison. Both are massive backs, with each standing 6-foot-3, and Henry weighing just a shade more than George, who was 235 pounds during his time in the NFL.Therefore...
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26 days ago  |  Discuss

Eddie George on Broadway debut: “I feel like I had sex”

This month has seen Heisman Trophy winner and former star NFL running back Eddie George step onto the biggest stage since he retired from football in 2005, as he’s been playing the role of Billy Flynn in a new Broadway production of “Chicago.” Richard Sandomir of The New York Times saw George’s debut last Tuesday and caught up with him afterwards, garnering some interesting...
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January 18, 2016  |  Discuss

Eddie George to make Broadway debut this January

Former Ohio State running back Eddie George is returning to the big stage. But this time around, it’s Broadway, not the football field. According to the Associated Press, George will be making his Broadway debut in “Chicago” as Billy Flynn. He’s starred in a few smaller plays in Nashville the past few years. Here’s more: Former NFL star and Heisman Trophy winner Eddie...
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October 26, 2015  |  Discuss

Eddie George Calls Patriots Cheaters, Gives Weak Explanation (Video)

Eddie George believes the New England Patriots are cheaters. Why? Uhh, because other people say they are? The former Tennessee Titans running back talked Thursday on FOX’s “America’s Pregame” about the widespread Patriots cheating rumors but failed to give any examples of such cheating actually occurring. Does @EddieGeorge2727 think the Patriots are cheaters? Yes he...
September 10, 2015  |  Discuss

Eddie George: Tennessee Titans in disarray

By Vincent Frank The Tennessee Titans are coming off one of the worst seasons in franchise history. They haven’t earned a playoff spot since the 2008 campaign. More than this, the team’s front office is somewhat of a mess. Tommy Smith announced that he was resigning from his role as the Titans president and CEO earlier this offseason. To say that things aren’t going swimmingly...
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April 10, 2015  |  Discuss

Eddie George admits fighting many demons in post-NFL life

It's no secret, for most NFL players, life after football is tough. They live privileged lives in a world filled with pride and money, but often struggle to adapt to "real life" when their careers abruptly end. Eddie George is one of those players. The Ohio State legend and former Titans running back recently opened up about his struggles after retirement, admitting that he fights...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
February 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Eddie George to be inducted into Tennessee Sports HOF

A Buckeye legend is about to get honored in the state where he became an NFL great. Eddie George will be inducted into the Tennessee Sports Hall of Fame this May. George starred as a feature back for the Titans, drafted by the franchise (then the Houston Oilers) with a first round pick in 1996. You'll remember George helping lead Tennessee to Super Bowl XXXIV, the famous 'one yard...
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January 31, 2014  |  Discuss

Eddie George tears up turf on new reality show

Eddie George was too busy charging through defenses as an NFL running back to stop and inspect the stadium turf. Now retired, he's turning a critical eye to home building and design as a judge on a new reality television show. George joins designer Nate Berkus and interior decorator Monica Pedersen on ''American Dream Builders'' debuting March 23 on NBC. For George, the show is...
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January 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Eddie George goes crazy watching Ohio State play Michigan (Video)

Video: Eddie George freaks out watching Ohio State-MichiganOn Saturday, FOX Sports college football analyst Eddie George was closely watching his alma mater Ohio State take on Big Ten conference rival Michigan in what turned out to be a fantastic football game. The Buckeyes held on for a 42-41 victory, but the victory was not sealed until Michigan missed a 2-pt conversion with under...
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December 01, 2013  |  Discuss

Fox's Eddie George goes crazy while watch Ohio State-Michigan

Saturday's Ohio State-Michigan game was the appetizer to what became an amazing day for college football. The Buckeyes won in a track meet, 42-41 in the Big House at Ann Arbor, MI. And it put Ohio State in prime position for a BCS Championship Game birth when Alabama lost to Auburn in another Buffalo Wild Wings-type of crazy finish.  Watching the traditional rivalry game with...
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December 01, 2013  |  Discuss

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