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  1. Atlanta Falcons: Surprising Franchise RecordsRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 6 | BlogginDirty

    Most fans would instantly guess Deion Sanders for most kickoff or punt return yards for the Atlanta Falcons, but Sanders is only fifth all time for Falcons punt return yards and third all time for Falcons kickoff return yards. Other popular guesses would be Billy "White Shoes" Johnson, Devin Hester, Tim Dwight, or Eric Weems, but they would all be wrong as well.

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  2. Falcons free agent tracker: Chris Chester, Jacob Tamme top players left on the marketRead the original story

    Mar 20, 2017 | Sports Media 101

    ... else, with the last piece of the frustrating 2014 free agency class that featured Jon Asamoah , Paul Soliai , Devin Hester and T-Jax headed out the door. At 30, the former #3 overall pick is what he is: A run stuffer who can occasionally deliver you ...

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  3. Vote For the Best Falcons Free Agent Signing EverRead the original story

    Mar 7, 2017 | Sports Media 101

    ... (for his first 3 seasons) Al Toon on the Jets Tags: Adrian Clayborn , Alex Mack , Courtney Upshaw , Coy Wire , Devin Hester , Falcons , Gerald Riggs , Jacob Tamme , Jets , Julio Jones , LaDainian Tomlinson , Lawyer Milloy , Michael Turner , Morten ...

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  4. 2017 NFL free agency: The Tampa Bay Buccaneers have a kick return problemRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2017 | Tampa Bay Online

    ... the left side of the defense, going nearly untouched on the 20-yard spirit-crushing score. The receiver? Devin Hester. That run is a staple in Koetter's offense. We saw Mike Thomas run it in 2009 and 2010, when Koetter was in Jacksonville, and we ...

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  5. Parker Bohn III and Actor Quinton Aaron Win Main Event Terrell Owens PBA Super ClashRead the original story

    Feb 6, 2017 | Bowlers Journal Intl.

    PBA Hall of Famer Parker Bohn III and actor Quinton Aaron teamed up to win three straight matches to take home the Main Event Terrell Owens PBA Super Clash title Sunday at Main Event in Katy, Texas. NFL stars Terrell Owens, Chad "Ochocinco" Johnson and Devin Hester, along with Aaron, who portrayed NFL star Michael Oher in the hit movie "The Blind Side," headlined the all-star lineup.

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  6. Hall of Famers from HBCUs honored before Super BowlRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2017 | Houston Chronicle

    Year of HOF induction: 1986 Set an NFL record in 1971 with five touchdown returns in a season. This mark was surpassed by Devin Hester in 2006.

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  7. 10 moments that defined the Atlanta Falcons 2016 seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2017 | WBAB-FM West Babylon

    ... high-scoring offense took over from there. The Falcons were aided by a holding penalty that wiped out a Devin Hester 80-yard punt return, and when the center stepped on Russell Wilson's foot causing him to fall into the end zone for a safety. The ...

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  8. 10 moments that defined the Atlanta Falcons 2016 seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2017 | Austin American Statesman

    ... high-scoring offense took over from there. The Falcons were aided by a holding penalty that wiped out a Devin Hester 80-yard punt return, and when the center stepped on Russell Wilson's foot causing him to fall into the end zone for a safety. The ...

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  9. A Chicago Bears Superstar: The Career of Devin HesterRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2017 | BearGoggleson

    Oct 2, 2011; Chicago, IL, USA; Chicago Bears wide receiver Devin Hester celebrates his 69 yard punt return for a touchdown during the second quarter against the Carolina Panthers at Soldier Field. Mandatory Credit: Dennis Wierzbicki-US PRESSWIRE Following the Seattle Seahawks loss to the Atlanta Falcons in the divisional round of the NFL playoffs, former Chicago Bear Devin Hester announced he was going to retire.

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  10. NFC Championship Game breakdown: Shootout foraRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2016 | KARE-TV Minneapolis

    ... this might be a good time for the Packers to give Randall Cobb more opportunities. Atlanta struggled to contain Devin Hester in kick coverage last weekend. Packers X-factor: CB Micah Hyde has been clutch in the playoffs, breaking up four passes, ...

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  11. Daily Bucs Links: The worst Super BowlRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2017 | Bucs Nation

    Devin Hester, the greatest of all time, gave us one last thrill - SBNation.com Devin Hester was once a scintillating player. By the end he was an anachronism, but there's no question he's the greatest of all time.

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  12. Devin Hester likely to retire, next stop CantonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2017 | Windy City Gridiron

    Former Chicago Bears ' great Devin Hester , who was named a 1st Team All Pro three times as a Bear, may have played the final game of his career on Saturday night in Atlanta. The 34 year old Hester, who was picked up by the Seattle Seahawks on January 3rd, was feeling very spry against the Falcons as he had a 78 yard kickoff return, a 50 yard kickoff return and a 80 yard punt return called back on a penalty.

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  13. For the first time in years, the Falcons have legitimate depth at wide receiverRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2017 | The Falcoholic

    ... the lack of depth at wide receiver. A group of Julio Jones, Roddy White, Leonard Hankerson, Justin Hardy, and Devin Hester looked like a fearsome unit. Before the 2015 season, wide receiver appeared to be the strongest position on the roster. ...

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  14. Ryan's aerial attack fuels Falcons past SeahawksRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2017 | Abilene Reflector-Chronicle

    ... a 99-yard drive. The game shifted the Falcons' way when a holding penalty wiped out an 80-yard punt return by Devin Hester and left Seattle, leading 10-7 after a 33-yard field goal by Hauschka, deep in its own territory. Wilson stumbled pulling away ...

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  15. Ex-Suncoast High, University of Miami star Devin Hester's NFL career likely overRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2017 | Palm Beach Post

    Devin Hester #17 of the Seattle Seahawks returns a kick against the Atlanta Falcons at the Georgia Dome on January 14, 2017 in Atlanta, Georgia. Devin Hester made a career for himself returning kicks and punts in the NFL.

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  16. Seattle Seahawks' Devin Hester expected to retireRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2017 | UPI

    Devin Hester 's brief stay with the Seattle Seahawks is over -- and it appears that he's ready to call it a career. The top kick returner in NFL history is set to retire after the Seahawks were eliminated by the Atlanta Falcons on Saturday in an NFC divisional playoff game.

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  17. NFL 2016-17 Divisional WeekendRead the original story

    Jan 16, 2017 | Sports Central Articles and Columns

    ... that by over 100 yards (422) and double the points (36). The penalty on Kevin Pierre-Louis, which nullified Devin Hester's long punt return and set up a safety, was obviously huge, the biggest play in the game. But the Seahawks were outclassed. They ...

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  18. Twelve things we learned from Divisional RoundRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2017 | NFL

    ... the second quarter, a holding penalty on special teamer Kevin Pierre-Louis swung the game in Atlanta's favor. Devin Hester 's 80-yard punt return would have set the Seahawks up at the seven-yard line with a chance to take a commanding 17-7 lead. ...

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  19. Pats have plenty to work on this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2017 | St. Petersburg Times

    ... time and do my due diligence and sit back to see if I really want to retire." HESTER, TOO? Return specialist Devin Hester, 34, said after the Seahawks' loss to the Falcons on Saturday that he had probably played his last game after 11 seasons. "I ...

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  20. Matt Ryan, Falcons describe their pivotal 99-yard TD driveRead the original story

    Jan 15, 2017 | ABC News

    The situation: Trailing Atlanta 12-10 with 3:41 remaining in the first half, the Seahawks pin the Falcons at their own 1-yard line on a 60-yard punt by Jon Ryan. The Falcons have the momentum after benefiting from a Seattle holding penalty that negates a 79-yard punt return by Devin Hester and leads to a safety and a field goal to give Atlanta the lead.

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