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Miami has biggest presence in NFL playoffs

Posted on: January 17, 2012 6:10 pm
Of the NFL's four teams playing in Sunday's AFC and NFC championships, the University of Miami has the most former players on those teams' rosters and injured reserve.

There are a combined 11 former Hurricanes playing for New England, Baltimore, San Francisco and the New York Giants, followed by five colleges represented by seven players each: Ohio State, Oregon, Pittsburgh, Rutgers and Texas.

Since: Jan 2, 2012
Posted on: January 24, 2012 7:01 pm

Miami has biggest presence in NFL playoffs

This maybe so, but the most important player on the field during the playoffs is, Eli Manning, and he is an Ole Miss alumnus. Actually, the Rebels have contributed a number of great quarterbacks to professional football including Charlie Conerly (Giants), Archie Manning (New Orleans), Kent Austin (Saskatchewan Roughriders), John Fourcade (British Columbia Lions), Eagle Day (Calgary Stampeders), Bobby Franklin (Cleveland Browns), and Jake Gibbs, who was a pretty good catcher for the New York Yankees. Have I forgotten anyone? 

Since: Mar 7, 2007
Posted on: January 18, 2012 10:08 pm

Miami has biggest presence in NFL playoffs

So like, why isn't a SEC school in the top 6?<br />

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