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."
'All In with Cam Newton' is a 20-episode series on Nickelodeon, hosted by Newton. The show pairs kids with unique mentors who lend their expertise in a variety of fields, like gymnastics, animation, basketball and even local city government.
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