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Silverman: Wrong Words, Right Idea? Tackling Uproar Over Pinkett Comments

If you have that mean streak that you can turn on, you are going to be a force to be reckoned with on the field. All coaches want those kind of players. They don’t want player who can’t control their behavior once they get off the field.


Lawrence Taylor/file (credit: Mike Coppola/Getty Images)

Giants Great Lawrence Taylor: ‘I Had No Discipline’

Taylor says football always came easy for him. But life? That’s been difficult for the Hall of Famer to manage.


Lawrence Taylor/file (credit: Mike Coppola/Getty Images)

Keidel: LT Is Truly Living On The Edge

Lawrence Taylor stomped the symbolic, spiritual, and legal line when he became sexually intimate with a minor. A girl. This spikes the hairs on any dad’s back and quickens the pulse of people like me, who spent my high school Sundays kneeling at the altar of LT.


Former NFL football star Lawrence Taylor is escorted from the Rockland County Courthouse, Thursday, Jan. 13, 2011, in New City, N.Y, after he pleaded guilty to misdemeanor charges of sexual misconduct and patronizing a prostitute. The 51-year-old ex-linebacker will get no jail time following his plea Thursday requiring him to register as a sex offender. (AP Photo/Craig Ruttle)

Kallas Remarks: LT And The Plea

Well, it could have been much worse for Lawrence Taylor. You have to give a lot of credit to Arthur Aidala,Taylor’s attorney, for getting no jail time for his client.


Jets RB LaDainian Tomlinson

Green Lantern: You Have Entered The LT Zone

LaDainian Tomlinson is persona non grata to many now that he’s supposedly “over the hill,” but to Jets fans he’s a present teased early with instructions from the messenger not to open until 1985.

CBS 2–09/13/2010