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NEW YORK | Davis, Gates, Brees, Staley among sportsmanship finalists

NEW YORK — Washington tight end Vernon Davis, already nominated for the NFL’s Man of the Year Award, is one of eight finalists for the league’s Art Rooney Sportsmanship Award. The other finalists, announced Friday, are Jacksonville defensive end Calais Campbell, Chargers tight end Anthony Gates, Indianapolis quarterback Andrew Luck, Baltimore safety Eric Weddle, New … Continue reading NEW YORK | Davis, Gates, Brees, Staley among sportsmanship finalists

NEW YORK | Peppers, Miller, Davis among 32 NFL Man of Year finalists

NEW YORK— Julius Peppers, Von Miller and Vernon Davis are among the 32 nominees announced Thursday for the NFL’s Walter Payton Man of the Year award. Unlike in the past, when three finalists were selected before a recipient was chosen, one player from every NFL team is a finalist. All will be recognized and participate … Continue reading NEW YORK | Peppers, Miller, Davis among 32 NFL Man of Year finalists