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Plaxico Burress

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Plaxico Burress's date of birth, back on Friday, August 12th, 1977, was only 4 days before Elvis Presley's life-loss, on Tuesday, August 16th, 1977. To many NFL fans & athletes, Plaxico Burress is best remembered for scoring the game winning of Super Bowl XLII (42), as the New York upset the undefeated New England Patriots, on Sunday, February 3rd, 2008. Scores of the game, before & after his touchdown reception from New Giants' MVP quarterback, Eli Manning, was New England Patriots, 14 & New York Jets, 10, then after his TD reception: New York Giants, 17 & New England Patriots, 14. Quarterback's brother, Peyton Manning, was rooting for Eli.  See full bio on IMDb »

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Plaxico Burress -- Drops $100,000 to Pay Off IRS

Plaxico Burress
Drops $100,000 ... to Pay Off IRS

Plaxico Burress is thanking his lucky stars an NFL team picked him up because he's using that freshly earned green to pay off a debt to Uncle Sam ... to the tune of $100,000. A federal tax lien… READ MORE >

Plaxico Burress Beats 125 MPH Speeding Ticket!!!

Plaxico Burress
Beats 125 MPH Speeding Ticket!!!

Plaxico Burress -- the unemployed NFL star who famously shot  himself in the leg -- just skated on a speeding ticket because the cop shot himself in the foot!Plaxico was cited for going 125… READ MORE >

- 1328 days ago
Plaxico Burress -- Mansion Targeted by Car Crash Victim

Plaxico Burress
Mansion Targeted by Car Crash Victim

Reason #5,261 Plaxico Burress needs an NFL team -- the car crash victim he was ordered to pay $159,000 ... is now asking a judge to sell off the wide receiver's house, in order to settle the debt.… READ MORE >

- 1344 days ago
Plaxico Burress -- I'm Still In Shape ... and READY TO PLAY

Plaxico Burress
I'm Still In Shape ... and READY TO PLAY

He racked up 45 catches and 8 TDs last year ... but instead of being in an NFL locker room, Plaxico Burress spent his Monday shopping on Madison Ave. in NYC. Plaxico -- who's only 35 years old --… READ MORE >

- 1348 days ago
Plaxico Burress -- 34,000 MORE Reasons He Needs an NFL Team

NFL'r Plaxico Burress
34,000 MORE Reasons He Needs an NFL Team

Unemployed NFL star Plaxico Burress needs a hail mary to solve his massive debt problems ... a judge just slapped him with another $34,000 bill, this according to legal docs. As TMZ first… READ MORE >

- 1407 days ago
Plaxico Burress -- Dropped the Ball on His Taxes, Owes Over $59,000

Plaxico Burress
Dropped the Ball on Taxes Owes Over $59k

Current free agent Plaxico Burress could really use an NFL team right now ... because the unemployed wide receiver just had a tax lien filed against him in the State of New York for more than… READ MORE >

- 1420 days ago
Plaxico Burress Appeals $125,000 Judgment

Plaxico Burress
I Don't Wanna Write a Check for $125,000!!!

Free agent wide receiver Plaxico Burress is looking for his next contract -- and in the meantime he's looking to avoid having to shell out six figures by appealing a judge's ruling against him.As… READ MORE >

- 1560 days ago
NFL Star Plaxico Burress -- On the Losing End ... of a Lawsuit

Plaxico Burress
On the Losing End ... of a Lawsuit

Plaxico Burress just can't win in 2012 -- not only did his heavily-hyped New Yorks Jets fail to make the playoffs, but he just lost a lawsuit which will have him writing a check for six figures.A… READ MORE >

- 1616 days ago
Plaxico Burress -- NY Jets Move Will Affect My Probation

Plaxico Burress
NY Jets Move Will Affect My Probation!

Moments after Plaxico Burress signed a contract with the New York Jets this week ... the recently released prisoner signed a request to transfer his probation to New Jersey ... where he plans to… READ MORE >

- 1787 days ago
Plaxico Burress Signs with New York Jets

Plaxico Burress
Signs with New York Jets

The long, strange journey of NFL star Plaxico Burress has come full circle -- the wide receiver has signed to play for the New York Jets. Plax's deal is reportedly for one year at $3.017… READ MORE >

- 1791 days ago

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