He had one of those names you don't forget, but he played a role you might not remember, even if you were a big Miami Dolphins fan back in the midsection of the Don Shula era, around the time Dan Marino entered the picture and shot it with color.
When Darrius Heyward-Bey heard about Martavis Bryant's one-year suspension for violating the NFL's substance abuse policy, the elder statesmen among the Pittsburgh Steelers wide receivers sent his talented but erratic teammate a note.
Brandon Browner is back with the Seattle Seahawks, wearing the same number as in the past, but playing a different position than when he became a founding member of the secondary known as the "Legion of Boom."
Russell Wilson tells graduates how former North Carolina State football coach Tom O'Brien told him he was too small to play in the NFL - so he transferred to the University of Wisconsin and later led the Seattle Seahawks to two Super Bowls. Wilson made a commencement speech Saturday, May 14 at the University of Wisconsin.
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