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  1. Document: Ex-NFL star Sharper, US renew plea negotiationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Sunherald.com

    Federal court papers state that former NFL star Darren Sharper has renewed plea negotiations with federal prosecutors and is preparing a trial defense - which could indicate that his plea agreement in a drug and sexual assault case is off. Wednesday's motions, filed jointly by prosecutors and Sharper's lawyers, seek a delay in a March 7 federal trial date originally set not for Sharper but for his two co-defendants: Brandon Licciardi and Eric Nunez.

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  2. Darren Sharper plea deal not sunk yet, DA Cannizzaro saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | NOLA.com

    Darren Sharper's plea agreement to settle charges that he was a serial rapist in four states has not yet unraveled, despite an ominous filing this week in federal court , Orleans Parish District Attorney Leon Cannizzaro said Thursday . "No, not as far as we're concerned," Cannizzaro said.

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  3. Document: Ex-NFL star Sharper, US renew plea negotiationsRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 4 | The Gillette News-Record

    Federal court papers state that former NFL star Darren Sharper has renewed plea negotiations with federal prosecutors and is preparing a trial defense - which could indicate that his plea agreement in a drug and sexual assault case is off. Wednesday's motions, filed jointly by prosecutors and Sharper's lawyers, seek a delay in a March 7 federal trial date originally set not for Sharper but for his two co-defendants: Brandon Licciardi and Eric Nunez.

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  4. Sharper could face stiffer sentence in rape caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | USA Today

    Darren Sharper could be facing stiffer sentence in rape case Darren Sharper had a plea deal in place, but his rape case may be headed back to trial. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1SZ3Eav After being accused of raping nine women in four states, the former NFL player last year agreed to resolve the allegations with a multi-state plea deal that included lifetime probation and nine years behind bars.

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  5. Sharper plea deal crumbles with more than a dozen new witnesses to testifyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | NOLA.com

    More than a dozen new witnesses from several states are to testify against former Saints star Darren Sharper, leading to the apparent unraveling of a plea deal in the rape and drug trafficking case against him that has been criticized as too soft. That revelation came in a joint filing Wednesday says "recent developments" have led to renewed plea negotiations, although it does not specify the nature of the developments.

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  6. Darren SharperRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2015 | The Advocate

    Advocate staff photo by BILL FEIG. Photo shot on 1/24/10 --- Trax #00020210a --- Slug: SaintsVikings --- New Orleans Saints safety Darren Sharper carries the trophy around the stadium after the game in the Saints' playoff win against the Vikings 31-28., Sunday Jan. 24, 2010, at the Superdome in New Orleans.

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  7. Darren Sharpera s federal plea deal implodes, according to court filingRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2015 | The Advocate

    The federal guilty plea that former Saints safety Darren Sharper entered last year to charges that he drugged women for rape has imploded, according to a legal filing Wednesday by Sharper's attorneys and U.S. Attorney Kenneth Polite's office. Now, the government and Sharper's attorneys are asking U.S. District Judge Jane Triche Milazzo to continue a March 7 trial date that, until now, only his two co-defendants in the federal case expected to face.

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  8. Case-Allotment System Upheld in NFL Rape CaseRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 28 | Courthouse News Service

    Ruling in the rape case involving former NFL star Darren Sharper's co-defendants, the Louisiana Supreme Court upheld New Orleans' criminal case-allotment system. The Orleans Parish Criminal District Court's allotment system randomly assigns cases to judges based on the date of first alleged offense.

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  9. La. High Court Upholds Case Allotment SystemRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 28 | Courthouse News Service

    In a ruling affecting the co-defendants in the rape case involving former NFL star Darren Sharper, the Louisiana Supreme Court ruled that New Orleans' criminal case allotment system is constitutional. The Orleans Parish Criminal District Court's allotment system randomly assigns cases to judges based on the date of first alleged offense.

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  10. Super Bowl XLIV: Saints slip past Colts 31-17 for 1st Super Bowl titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 21 | Boston Herald

    ... o, Indianapolis Colts running back Joseph Addai (29) runs in a 4-yard touchdown as New Orleans Saints safety Darren Sharper (42) defends during the second half of NFL football's Super Bowl XLIV in Miami. The Saints won 31-17. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)

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  11. Marshawn Lynch blessed us with the best touchdown run in NFL history 5 years ago todayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 8 | Mashable

    ... bit, you're talking "Layla" minus the iconic opening guitar riff. It's just inside the 40 that Saints safety Darren Sharper looks to have Lynch finally wrapped up. For the next five yards they move together almost as one, four legs churning while ...

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  12. 5 years ago, New Orleans Saints lost playoff game amid 'Beast Quake'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2016 | NOLA.com

    ... Scott Shanle, barely eluded end Will Smith and slipped between the diving tackle Remi Ayodele and safety Darren Sharper. Cornerback Jabari Greer dove from behind, but Lynch broke free. Cornerback Tracy Porter tried to hit him high, but was fended ...

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  13. 10 Things to Know in New Orleans This Week: Dec. 29, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 28, 2015 | Best of New Orleans

    ... that's exactly what they did." 3. Sharper to be sentenced in March Former New Orleans Saints defensive back Darren Sharper will be sentenced in March in Nevada in connection with a felony sexual assault plea deal. Women in California, Arizona, ...

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  14. Ex-NFLer Faces More Sexual Assault ClaimsRead the original story

    Dec 18, 2015 | Courthouse News Service

    Former NFL safety Darren Sharper, awaiting sentencing for serial rape, was sued by three women Thursday, who claim he drugged and sexually assaulted them. Sharper is awaiting sentencing in a four-state deal involving sexual assault charges in Louisiana, California, Arizona and Nevada.

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  15. WeHo Rape Victims Sue Ex-NFL Player Darren SharperRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2015 | Patch.com

    Former NFL safety Darren Sharper - who previously pleaded no contest to charges of drugging and raping two women he met in a West Hollywood nightclub and also struck plea deals to resolve similar charges in two other states - was sued Thursday by three of the victims. The plaintiffs filed the lawsuit in Los Angeles Superior Court, alleging assault and battery, intentional infliction of emotional distress and civil conspiracy.

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  16. Sentencing reset for former Saint Darren Sharper in Vegas sex caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2015 | The Mississippi Press

    Sentencing has been reset again in Las Vegas for former NFL star Darren Sharper in a felony attempted sex assault case that's part of a four-state plea agreement. Defense attorney Richard Schonfeld and a court clerk said Friday the new date is March 24 in Clark County District Court.

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  17. State Supreme Court hears arguments on constitutionality of Orleans criminal case allotment systemRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2015 | NOLA.com

    Justices of the Louisiana Supreme Court heard arguments Monday about whether the system used to allot cases to Orleans Parish criminal court judges is unconstitutional. heard arguments on whether a state appellate court overstepped its bounds when deciding the co-defendants in former Saints player Darren Sharper's rape cases were entitled to a new judge.

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  18. Saints' Super Bowl winners 'embodied party culture of New Orleans,' Roman Harper writes for websiteRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2015 | NOLA.com

    ... teammates, "we had Jeremy Shockey, with the big hair and big tattoos, and Heisman trophy winner Reggie Bush. Darren Sharper was openly campaigning for a Defensive Player of the Year award."

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  19. Jairus Byrd gets long-overdue Saints interception under Dennis AllenRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2015 | WhoDatDish

    ... the pass. Remember, it was Allen - once the Saints' secondary coach - who free safety (Byrd's position) Darren Sharper flourished under during New Orleans' historic Super Bowl run in 2009. Is the Dennis Allen effect responsible for Jairus Byrd's big ...

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  20. Dennis Allen's highs and lows include Saints' Super Bowl and Tebow-maniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2015 | ESPN

    ... being promoted to secondary coach in 2008. Allen helped lead a standout secondary that included Jabari Greer, Darren Sharper, Roman Harper and postseason hero Tracy Porter during that 2009 season. Before his breakthrough in New Orleans, Allen was a ...

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