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Dwight Freeney

Dwight Jason Freeney (born February 19, 1980) is an American football linebacker for the Indianapolis Colts of the National Football League (NFL). He played college football for Syracuse University, and earned All-American honors. He was picked in the first round of the 2002 NFL Draft and is a seven-time Pro Bowl selection. Freeney was born in Hartford, Connecticut. He attended Bloomfield High School in Bloomfield, Connecticut. Freeney was a four-sport letterman, earning four letters in baseball in which he was coached by Alphonso Ford; four in basketball; three in football, in which he played both ways; and one in soccer, in which he played goalie in his freshman year before switching over to football. Freeney currently holds the record for sacks at his high school and most sacks in a high school career in the Connecticut record book. Bloomfield High retired his No. 44 football jersey. During his youth, Freeney idolized New York Giants linebacker Lawrence Taylor, whom he later met at a charity golf tournament after turning pro. Freeney received an athletic scholarship to attend Syracuse University, where he played for the Syracuse Orange football team from 1998 to 2001. A two-year

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NFL Star Dwight Freeney
Federal Pokey Time For Crooked Financial Advisor

NFL star Dwight Freeney got his holiday wish ... the ex financial advisor who robbed him blind is getting exactly what Dwight thinks she deserves -- a prison sentence ... TMZ Sports has learned.A… READ MORE >

NFL Star Dwight Freeney -- My Financial Advisor Robbed Me Blind ... Now Lock Her Up

Dwight Freeney
My Financial Advisor Robbed Me Blind Now Lock Her Up!!

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Colts Star Dwight Freeney -- Andrew Luck vs. RG3 ... Who's Better??

Colts Star Dwight Freeney
Andrew Luck vs. RG3 ... Who's Better??

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NFL Star Dwight Freeney -- Feds Bust Financial Advisors for Secretly Jacking Millions

NFL Star Dwight Freeney
Feds Bust Advisors For Secretly Jacking Millions

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- 836 days ago
NFL Star -- Six-Figure Settlement with Babyface's Ex

NFL Star -- Six-Figure Settlement with Babyface's Ex

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- 1197 days ago
NFL Star Fighting 'Jambalaya of False Accusations'

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- 1280 days ago
NFL Superstar in $400,000 War with Babyface's Ex

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