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Shot Down: Bills Receiver Mocks Jets, Plaxico Gun Incident After Scoring TD

Posted 11.27.2011 | Sports

Buffalo Bills receiver Stevie Johnson got a little creative with his touchdown celebration in the second quarter against the New York Jets. Once he go...

An Open Letter to Black Male Athletes

Kevin Powell | Posted 12.03.2011 | Black Voices
Kevin Powell

So I come to you not simply as a fan, but also as someone who knows well the inner workings of sports and entertainment and as someone who wants to see you live up to your full potential, not just as elite athletes, but as men.

Plaxico To Work For Anti-Violence Programs

AP/The Huffington Post | BARRY WILNER | Posted 08.13.2011 | Sports

NEW YORK — Plaxico Burress will work with the National Urban League and Brady Center to Prevent Gun Violence after spending nearly two years in ...

Plaxico To Be Released From Prison Monday

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 08.06.2011 | Sports

ROME, N.Y. -- Former New York Giants star Plaxico Burress was released from prison on Monday after spending nearly two years behind bars on a gun char...

Plaxico Returning?

Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports

Talking with Josina Anderson on Showtime's "Inside the NFL," agent Drew Rosenhaus said former Super Bowl champion Plaxico Burress will play in 2011. ...

Plaxico Burress' Work Release Request Denied

AP | JENNIFER PELTZ | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

NEW YORK — Former New York Giants Super Bowl star Plaxico Burress has come up short in his bid for work release during his two-year prison sente...

Plaxico Burress Still In Prison: Work Release Request Denied

AP | COLLEEN LONG | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

NEW YORK — Plaxico Burress is not getting out of prison just yet. The work-release application for the ex-Giants star was denied by the New Yor...

Plaxico Burress Taunted, Harrassed In First Night Behind Bars

nypost.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

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Plaxico Burress Sentenced To 2 Years In Gun Case

AP | KAREN MATTHEWS | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

NEW YORK — Former Super Bowl hero Plaxico Burress apologized to his family and tearfully kissed his wife and young son goodbye Tuesday before he...

Plaxico Burress Says He Didn't Realize He Was Shot Until He Saw Blood In ESPN TV Interview

AP | The Associated Press | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Plaxico Burress said in a television interview he didn't realize he'd accidentally shot himself until he saw the blood dripping onto his sneaker. In ...

Plaxico Burress Expected To Plead Guilty In Weapons Case

Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

NEW YORK -- Former New York Giant Plaxico Burress pleaded guilty to a weapons charge and agreed to a two-year prison term for accidentally shooting hi...

NY Giants Players Surprised By Burress' Guilty Plea

AP | TOM CANAVAN | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

ALBANY, N.Y. — Plaxico Burress' decision to plead guilty to a weapons charge and accept two years in prison surprised his former New York Giants...

Plaxico Burress Pleads Guilty, Gets 2 Years In Prison

AP | KAREN MATTHEWS | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

NEW YORK — Facing the prospect of spending at least 3 1/2 years behind bars, one-time Super Bowl star Plaxico Burress on Thursday accepted a ple...

Plaxico Burress' Arraignment Set For August

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

NEW YORK — Former New York Giants star Plaxico Burress will be arraigned later this month on a weapons charge for shooting himself in the thigh ...

Antonio Pierce's Testimony Key With Grand Jury, Says Attorney

AP | TOM CANAVAN | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- Antonio Pierce's attorney said Monday that he believes the New York Giants linebacker would have been indicted for his role in th...

Plaxico Burress: INDICTED

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

NEW YORK (AP) -- New York City prosecutors say a grand jury has indicted former Giants receiver Plaxico Burress on weapons charges. The grand jury di...

Giants Report to Camp With Fate of Pierce Unknown

AP | TOM CANAVAN | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

ALBANY, N.Y. — Releasing troubled Super Bowl hero Plaxico Burress about four months ago didn't rid the New York Giants of the controversy associ...

DA Wants Jail Time For Plaxico Burress: NY Post Report

AP | KAREN MATTHEWS | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

NEW YORK — Manhattan's district attorney says he wants former Giants wide receiver Plaxico Burress to serve time in prison, the New York Post re...