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Pick Six: Players of the Week

Mike Adams

Mike Adams

Six secondary standouts from football’s week that was:

1. Mike Adams, SS, Colts (NFL) — The Colts kept their playoff hopes alive with a surprising 34-6 domination of the Vikings on the road on Sunday, after which the only debate was whether Indy’s offense or defense was the most impressive group on the field.

One compelling argument in the defense’s favor is that in the highly-anticipated return of Minnesota RB Adrian Peterson, who had been out since Week 2 with a knee injury, the Colts limited the former MVP to just 22 yards on six carries.

Adams contributed six tackles to that effort, and he forced and recovered a fumble by Peterson. Adams also had an interception. Continue reading

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Stetson DB Trez Jackson is one of football’s many good guys


Still reeling from high-profile criminal cases involving Adrian Peterson, Ray Rice and Aaron Hernandez, still cupping its collective face with the palm of its collective hand at the petty transgressions of Jameis Winston and Todd Gurley, the football world has lately been on the hunt for heroes. Or if nothing else, at least some bona fide good guys to hold up as the rule against the exceptions that always seem to get more attention from the media and the public.

Trezdun Jackson admirably and yet unwittingly stepped into that role this week. Continue reading

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