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Emmitt Smith backs out of being a Miss USA judge after Donald Trump’s comments

Hall of Fame RB Emmitt Smith found himself in a very sticky situation this week. Smith, along with many others was supposed to be a judge for the Miss USA pageant on July 12. But after the recent comments made by Donald Trump  about immigrants from Mexico, the backlash he has received is overwhelming. Trump, who owns the Miss USA organization has seen many back out on him and...
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Emmitt Smith exits as Miss USA judge citing Trump comments: Report

NBC and Univision's decisions to severe ties with the Miss USA beauty pageant and the Miss Universe Organization, following Donald Trump's controversial comments describing Mexicans as "rapists" and drug-smuggling criminals, has one former NFL star joining their boycott. Emmitt Smith, who was one of the celebrities set to judge the upcoming Miss USA competition, is backing the...
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Emmitt Smith backs out as judge at Miss USA Pageant

Hall of Fame running back Emmitt Smith is one of the most recent parties to cut ties with Donald Trump by backing out as one of the judges in the upcoming Miss USA Pageant. Smith joins other high-profile celebrities such as Cheryl Burke of Dancing with the Stars, pop artist Flo Rida and Roselyn Sanchez to abandoned the Donald’s Miss USA Pageant. This follows suit with Univision...
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Emmitt Smith says no to the Miss USA pageant

The NFL’s all-time leading rusher, Emmitt Smith has decided to distance himself from Donald Trump and the Miss USA pageant. According to NBC Sports, the former Dallas Cowboys and Arizona Cardinals running back removed himself as a judge after the owner of the pageant (Trump) made disparaging and controversial comments recently about Mexicans while announcing his attentions to...
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Dallas Cowboys’ great Emmitt Smith trumps Donald

Dallas Cowboy legend Emmitt Smith said in a statement via Twitter that he would not participate as a judge in the 2015 Miss USA pageant. — Emmitt Smith (@EmmittSmith22) July 1, 2015 Trump in a speech he gave in New York City on June 16th, stating his intentions on running for the presidency in the 2016 Presidential race.  In that speech, he stated...
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Emmitt Smith Pulls Out Of 2015 Miss USA, Explains Why In Facebook Post

Emmitt Smith pulled out of the 2015 Miss USA pageant in light of Donald Trump's statements and NBC's decisions. He posted this Facebook message explaining why.
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Adrian Peterson wants to break Emmitt Smith's record

Go big or go home. This is apparently the motto of Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson for the remainder of his career. Peterson is talking about breaking Hall of Famer Emmitt Smith’s all-time career rushing record of 18,355 yards. The fact that Peterson missed nearly all of the 2014 season does not make this goal any easier. Speaking about the possibility of surpassing...
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Weird: The Arizona Cardinals honored Emmitt Smith for his birthday

For a minute there I forgot that Emmitt Smith played a brief stint with the Arizona Cardinals at the end of his career. After playing 13 incredible seasons with the Dallas Cowboys, Smith came out to the desert for two years. In 2003, he averaged a piddling 2.8 yards per carry. The next season he bounced back and scored nine touchdowns but he was a far cry from the player he was in...
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May 15, 2015  |  Discuss

Emmitt Smith: I would probably play with concussions again

Emmitt Smith understands the severity and dangers associated with concussions, but he still says he would play through them if he had to do it all over again. Smith, the NFL’s career leading rusher, was the guest speaker at a fundraiser for a “Family, Football & Fame” luncheon Thursday put on by the Laura W....Read More
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April 11, 2015  |  Discuss

Emmitt Smith on Redskins Name Change: ‘Drop the Red and Keep the Skins’

Former Dallas Cowboys RB Emmitt Smith played against the Washington Redskins many times during the course of his 15-year career in the NFL. He’s familiar with the football culture in Washington D.C., and has a good idea of what the team’s fan base is comprised of. So he decided to voice what he believes is the best solution to the team’s naming issue. Unfortunately, it’s...
Via The Sports Daily
June 24, 2014  |  Discuss

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