Plaxico Burress

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    November 8, 2012
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    August 1, 2011

    Plaxico Burress Not Going to Miami Dolphins, Signs Deal With New York Jets

    Plaxico Burress​Embattled former New York Giants wide receiver Plaxico Burress is staying in the Meadowlands.Although Burress was practically begging to become a member of the Miami Dolphins, the team was quick to say it was "absolutely not" interested in having him in the aqua uniform -- so he's ... More >>

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    July 28, 2011

    Reggie Bush Reportedly Headed to Miami Dolphins

    reggiebush25.comReggie Bush, likely to become the newest Miami Dolphin.​Fox Sports' Jay Glazer says the New Orleans Saints have worked out a trade to bring running back Reggie Bush to the Miami Dolphins, as long as Bush agrees to a new contract with the Fins.UPDATE: The deal has reportedly gone th ... More >>

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    July 21, 2011

    Plaxico Burress Nearly Stands Up a Bunch of Fort Lauderdale Kids

    ​Former New York Giants wide receiver Plaxico Burress was supposed to show up to a Fort Lauderdale school today -- a month and a half out of prison -- to teach some youngsters about his life experiences and how to make good choices.The kids learned at least one thing from Burress today: He has ... More >>

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    February 10, 2010

    Plaxico Burress Loses Home in Lighthouse Point

    Burress​Hell, let the bank have it! Because it's not like the former New York Giants star wideout was using the Lighthouse Point mansion he bought in 2005. No, these days the 32-year-old Plaxico Burress has a rent-free room at New York state's Oneida Correctional Facility, where he's counting the ... More >>

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    December 8, 2009

    Louisiana Governor Is the Latest to Learn Curse of the '72 Dolphins

    Flickr: dsb nolaJindal​The New Orleans Saints are having a splendid season, but despite their 12-0 record, they're still a long way from the kind of immortality enjoyed by the '72 Dolphins. But it seems no one bothered to tell Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal, who in public remarks today claimed that h ... More >>

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    June 2, 2009

    The Life and Times of One Plaxico A. Burress Plaxico Burress had a rough childhood. The star wide receiver's mother died when he was young, and nothing -- except the ability to play football -- came easy. He said so himself in his book, Giant, the Road to the Super Bowl, the first chapter of which is available here. Perhap ... More >>

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    April 7, 2009

    Plaxico Burress: Victim (or Possible Champion?) of This Economic Malaise

    Lighthouse Point resident Plaxico Burress is, like many of us in these in these troubled economic times, looking for a job. The young man, whose maturity has been cruelly stunted by accommodating bosses and millions of dollars, lost his job last year after he shot himself in the foot, figuratively, ... More >>

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    April 3, 2009

    NYC Rids Self of Two Unsavory Characters; South Florida Gains Two Unsavory Refugees

    Thanks, New York City. A few days ago, you somehow convinced part-time Palm Beach resident Rush Limbaugh to ditch his Big Apple digs (presumably so he can spend more time being our neighbor), a bit of news that received this homage from Jon Stewart... The Daily Show With Jon StewartM - Th 11p / 10cR ... More >>

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    February 12, 2009

    Drew Rosenhaus to NFL: Anyone Want a Troubled Wide Receiver from South Florida (or Three)?

    Pop quiz sports fans: What do Bengals' receiver Chad Ocho Cinco (formerly Chad Johnson), Cardinals' receiver Anquan Boldin, and Giants' receiver Plaxico Burress have in common? They all have histories of insubordination (and one shot himself in the leg in a nightclub). They all have homes in So ... More >>

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    January 30, 2009

    Locals You Can Cheer (or Jeer) at the Super Bowl

    Yeah, all the Florida football teams are done for the year, and when you watch the big game this weekend you'll probably care more about the commercials than either team (unless you're a gambler, like me, and the commercials just delay the inevitable sobbing and cursing and swearing never to bet on ... More >>

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    December 22, 2008

    Recession-Proof Job: Lawyering for Plaxico Burress

    A wide receiver adept at catching passes in traffic isn't very good at driving a car in it. At least not according to a Tamarac woman who says the suspended New York Giant and Lighthouse Point resident Plaxico Burress rear-ended her while he was driving on the Florida Turnpike. Compared to Burress' ... More >>

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    December 5, 2008

    Plaxico Burress: Happiness Is a Warm Gun -- And Warm Weather

    Hey, South Florida, I know a six-foot-five, 230-pound troubled wide receiver who needs a hug. Come on. By South Florida troublemaker standards, Plaxico Burress is a pussycat. Can we keep him? Huh, can we? There aren't too many places with open arms for the big guy these days. On top of the felo ... More >>

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