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MT @TimAppleseed1: Bad time to bring up Urlacher getting steamrolled by Bettis? ... Best goal-line run of Bettis' career. What a play.
Also: Looking for the best commencement speeches of 2013--either transcripts or detailed accounts w/quotes. Send to firstname.lastname@example.org
Will be writing about best game of Urlacher's life Monday. Taking suggestions. Right now, the "crown-their-ass" roadie in Az's my pick.
Best trade of the offseason looks far, far better for SF now: Anquan Boldin from Ravens for a sixth-round pick.
Smart wait-and-see take from Dan Graziano on the Chip Kelly offense: http://t.co/UJ3MBBAuSX
RT @themantz: Slowly, the old guard of NFL legends is moving on: Lewis, Urlacher, Ronde, Driver, Gonzo soon. Peyton/Brady getting there.
Brian Urlacher picked the Brian Urlacher way to retire: understated, not looking for spotlight. A winner. Gave it all he had.
Tuesday column is up. In one minute, it'll be my Wednesday column, won't it? http://t.co/P5JAyvSvDN
RT @BigPrimo33: Lol and you wonder why people don't like you. There are more than just 5 teams in the NFL ... Yes. Well. Uh. Okay. Ummm.
I don't know why he made the decision. All I'm saying is there had to be other reasons than football.
RT @touque42: Strange because he didn't go where the media wanted him to go? ... Come on. Playing one more year, and Oak's a better option?
RT @PSchrags: I absolutely believe Huff+Elam in 2013 is better than Reed+Pollard. I'll get ripped for that ... Slam sunk of slam dunks.
I guess personal history mattered to Woodson. Maybe his wine business. But unless Denver made a horsedung offer, it's a strange decision.
RT @BiffBiffBiff49: When does the NFL announce the SB hosts? ... This afternoon, from an airport hotel in Boston.