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Sammy Watkins: I Have Some Freakish Talents

Is Sammy Watkins the Jevon Kearse of wide receivers? We’ll soon find out. Sammy Watkins is far and away the best wide receiver in the 2014 draft and he has a pretty good explanation why.  Watkins said he has “some freakish talents and ability to make plays” during an interview with 95.7 The Game on Tuesday and then he explained why he’ll avoid some of the pitfalls young...
Via Thacover2
April 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Jevon Kearse, Lindy Infante inducted into Fla.-Ga. HOF

Florida Gator alums Jevon Kearse and Lindy Infante have been selected as the University of Floridas inductees to the City of Jacksonvilles FloridaGeorgia Hall of Fame, the City of Jacksonville Sports and Entertainment Office announced Thursday. Kearse, a dynamic outside linebacker, played for the Gators from 1995-98, winning the 1996 National Championship during his redshirt freshman...
Via Fox Sports Florida
September 05, 2013  |  Discuss

Jaguars giving basketball player Kearse a tryout

(Eds: With AP Photos.) By MARK LONG AP Sports Writer Lance Kearse's first football practice in nearly a decade got off to a rough start Tuesday. Before Kearse even caught a pass, he ran off the field and vomited. It was understandable if the 6-foot-6 tight end was a little nervous considering he hadn't played football since middle school and was trying out for the Jacksonville...
Via Fox Sports
June 12, 2013  |  Discuss

Minnesota Vikings: 5 Most Memorable Draft Picks In Team History

It may be hard to believe, but you can easily make a lasting impression in the NFL.Whether it be by means of success, failure, or just sheer stupidity -- a fan base can either love or hate you.As a Titans fan, I am more inclined to remember Kevin Dyson over Jevon Kearse or even Blaine Bishop or Bruce Matthews because of the Music City Miracle.Yep, that's right - it can take just...
Via Football Nation
April 14, 2013  |  Discuss

Jevon Kearse dealing with IRS, mortgage problems

Jevon Kearse is in money trouble after just three seasons out of the NFL. (Credit: AP Photo/Mark Humphrey) It shouldn’t come as a surprise to anyone hearing stories about yet another broke ex-NFL star. It’s time to add Jevon Kearse to that club. Michael David Smith of Pro Football Talk reports that Kearse, who played 11 seasons in the NFL as a defensive end for the Tennessee...
Via Down and Distance
February 07, 2013  |  Discuss

Jevon Kearse’s $5 million mansion goes into foreclosure

According to the South Florida Buisness Journal, former NFL player Jevon Kearse’s $5 million home went into foreclosure just three years after retiring. Kearse bought the 6,064-square-foot home along the ocean at 2301 Bay Drive for $6.05 million in 2004. Two years later, he signed a $5.25 million mortgage on it. That loan is now in foreclosure after Deutsche Bank filed a lawsuit...
Via Pro Football Zone
February 06, 2013  |  Discuss

Former NFL Player Jevon Kearse $5 Million Mansion in Foreclosure

Doesn’t seem that long ago that Jevon Kearse burst on the scene while sacking every QB in sight. Then you see his career started in 1999 and you realized that was 13 years ago. Kearse has been out of the league for three years and is facing a lot of financial troubles that a lot of ex-players do after the checks stop coming in. Former NFL All-Pro defensive end Jevon Kearse is...
Via BlackSportsOnline
February 06, 2013  |  Discuss

Mario Williams the next Jevon Kearse?

By: Nicholas Beardi [caption id="attachment_100" align="aligncenter" width="442"] Jevon Kearse fell our of grace and into anonymity .... We can only hope the same won't be said about Mario Williams.[/caption] Remember Jevon Kearse? Dubbed "The Freak," Kearse enjoyed an 11 year career with the Titans and Eagles. The 6'4 defensive...
Via Sports Blog Net
October 06, 2012  |  Discuss

Elder – Quinton Coples scouting report

Quinton Coples/DE/North Carolina:   Draws comparisons to Jevon Kearse and Julius Peppers for frame/school reasons. I only saw one game of his from 2010 (Tennessee), which was his better year. He was disruptive in that game, and actually looked like a very good prospect. The explosion he had off the line was fantastic. He displayed [...]
Via The Extra Point
April 16, 2012  |  Discuss

Aldon Smith is in search of a nickname

When Jevon Kearse set the rookie record for sacks in 1999 with 14.5, he earned the nickname, "The Freak." Well now 49ers rookie Aldon Smith is challenging Kearse's record with 6.5 sacks over seven games, so what should we be calling Smith? Smith has toyed with the name, "The Truth." But he's not...
Via Niner Insider
November 03, 2011  |  Discuss
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