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Shannon Sharpe

Shannon Sharpe (born June 26, 1968) is a former American Football tight end who played for the Denver Broncos and Baltimore Ravens of the National Football League. Sharpe is known for his creative commentary and trash talking. He was elected to the Pro Football Hall of Fame, and inducted on August 6, 2011. Sharpe played 12 seasons for the Broncos (1990–99, 2002–03) and two years with the Ravens (2000–01), winning three Super Bowls and finishing his career as the NFL’s all-time leader in receptions (815), receiving yards (10,060) and receiving touchdowns (62) by a tight end until Tony Gonzalez surpassed all 3 of these records, including breaking his total yardage record on October 5, 2008. Sharpe holds the distinction of being the first tight end ever to amass over 10,000 receiving yards. Shannon was also named a member of the NFL's first team All-Decade team of the 1990s. Shannon, the younger brother of former NFL star wide receiver Sterling Sharpe, grew up poor in Glennville, Georgia. He once joked, "We were so poor, a robber once broke into our house and we ended up robbing the robber." Sharpe graduated with a degree in criminal justice from Savannah State College (since 1996

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Shannon Sharpe -- 'Sad, Disappointed, Grateful' ... After Being Dropped By CBS

Shannon Sharpe
'Sad, Disappointed, Grateful' After Being Dropped By CBS

Shannon Sharpe tells TMZ Sports ... he's bummed out after getting the news that he's out at "The NFL Today" pregame show at CBS ... but says, "I'm grateful I had ten great years."CBS announced the… READ MORE >

Shannon Sharpe Accuser: We Dated for Years ...

Shannon Sharpe Accuser: We Dated for Years ...

The woman who took out -- and quickly dropped -- a restraining order against former Denver Broncos star Shannon Sharpe tells TMZ that she's been in an "intimate relationship" with him since 2002.… READ MORE >

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Shannon Sharpe Restraining Order -- Dismissed

Shannon Sharpe Restraining Order -- Dismissed

TMZ has learned ... officials in Fulton County, Georgia have just dismissed a restraining order against former NFL superstar Shannon Sharpe ... who is accused of raping and stalking a woman. As… READ MORE >

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