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  1. Steelers sign Lemon from StampedersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | Examiner.com

    According to Mark Kaboly of the Tribune-Review on Monday, the National Football League's Pittsburgh Steelers have signed defensive end Shawn Lemon to a contract. Last season while with the Calgary Stampeders of the Canadian Football League, Lemon tied a CFL record with eight forced fumbles and led the Stampeders with 13 sacks.

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  2. Ray Fittipaldo's Steelers chat transcriptRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    I know we're all reading tea leaves, but Dick LeBeau's departure--was it all just a matter of timing , or were there certain complaints about his style? Maybe an unwillingness to be more flexible, or to take input from Tomlin? How about bringing along young players? Ray Fittipaldo: I think mostly it had to do with the timing, Joe. Butler's contract was up.

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  3. Report: Steelers to sign DE Shawn LemonRead the original story

    Saturday Jan 17 | Behind The Steel Curtain

    The Pittsburgh Steelers will begin to rebuild their defense not through free agency, re-signing current players or the NFL Draft , but by looking north to the CFL for talent. Shawn Lemon, a member of the Grey Cup Champion Calgary Stampeders will sign with the Steelers, according to Scott Mitchell of the Calgary Sun, as well as Sports Illustrated.

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  4. Stampeders DE Shawn Lemon heading south to sign with Pittsburgh Steelers?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | The London Free Press

    Shawn Lemon and the Calgary Stampeders did a number on QB Anthony Calvillo the last two CFL weeks. But next up - Friday in Winnipeg - Lemon & Co.

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  5. Former Toronto Argonauts cornerback Jalil Carter signs with Minnesota VikingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | Canada.com

    The defensive back signed with the NFL's Minnesota Vikings on Thursday, just two days after being released by the Toronto Argonauts to pursue options south of the border. The six-foot-one, 205-pound Carter joined the Argos in '12 and appeared in 34 regular-season games, two playoff contests and Toronto's 35-22 win over Calgary in the 100th Grey Cup game in 2012 at Rogers Centre.

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  6. Minnesota Vikings Sign CB Jalil Carter To Reserve/Future ContractRead the original story

    Friday Jan 16 | The Daily Norseman

    No, in this case, we're referring to cornerback Jalil Carter , who played for the Toronto Argonauts from 2012 to 2014. Jalil Carter was released from his contract with the Argonauts, which left him able to sign with an NFL team.

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  7. Vikings Sign CB Jalil CarterRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 15 | KOOL 108

    Carter recorded 48 tackles in each of the previous two seasons with the Argos and added a career-best five sacks in 2014. Carter initially signed as an undrafted free agent with the St. Louis Rams where he attended training camp in 2011.

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  8. Vikings Ink Cornerback Jalil Carter to Futures ContractRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 15 | TheVikingAge

    Oct 2, 2014; Green Bay, WI, USA; A Minnesota Vikings helmet sits on the sidelines during warmups prior to the game against the Green Bay Packers at Lambeau Field. Green Bay won 42-10.

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  9. Steelers set to work out CFL Olb Shawn LemonRead the original story

    Monday Jan 12 | Behind The Steel Curtain

    The Steelers are looking to address their pass rush this offseason, and they're kicking over stones to find one. Stamps free-agent DE and 13-sack man Shawn Lemon is schedule to work out for #Steelers and #Titans this week.

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  10. Memphis Tigers' Bowl HistoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2014 | The Memphis Flyer

    As you stock the cooler for Monday's Miami Beach Bowl, enjoy this refresher on the Memphis Tigers' bowl history. NOTE: The undefeated Tigers of 1938 received an invitation to play in the Prune Bowl , but declined when bowl officials were unable to cover the team's travel costs.

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  11. Eskimos' Sewell, Stampeders' Lemon set to settle friendly gridiron feudRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 22, 2014 | Edmonton Journal

    If there's one member of the Edmonton Eskimos that knows the ins and outs of Shawn Lemon's trash talk, it's Almondo Sewell. They first met at the University of Akron, where they suited up for the Zips in 2007 and 2008.

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  12. Akron 30, Massachusetts 6: Zips batter Minutemen on Senior NightRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2014 | Ohio.com

    University of Akron receiver Keith Sconiers breaks up a first quarter interception by UMass' Randall Jette on Tuesday at InfoCision Stadium in Akron. University of Akron safety Devonte Morgan intercepts a second quarter pass intended for UMass receiver Tajae Sharpe on Tuesday at InfoCision Stadium in Akron.

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  13. Akron Zips football: Keys to the game against the Marshall Thundering HerdRead the original story

    Sep 18, 2014 | Ohio.com

    Call it part deux of the three trials of the Akron Zips. The first came last week against Penn State where the team had opportunities that they squandered and essentially ran out of gas.

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  14. Penn State vs Akron, a huge Lions win in the last meeting, September 5, 2009Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2014 | PennLive.com

    Penn State quarterback Daryll Clark has his helmet knocked off by Akron linebacker Sean Fobbs during the 3RD quarter at Beaver Stadium. JOE HERMITT, The Patriot-News

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  15. Early 'Pohl'-ing strong for Akron Zips quarterback Kyle PohlRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 29, 2014 | Cleveland.com

    The early returns on Akron Zips junior quarterback Kyle Pohl indicate the 6-3, 210-pound junior should be able to deliver in a big way this season.

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  16. Akron Zips shine early in 41-0 victory over Howard BisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 28, 2014 | Cleveland.com

    The season opener for the Akron Zips went just as scripted with quick scores by the offense and domination for the defense leading to a 41-0 victory against the overmatched Howard University Bison.

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  17. Zips football: Terry Bowden on Se'Von PittmanRead the original story

    Aug 27, 2014 | Ohio.com

    The Akron Zips defense - especially the front seven - is expected to be the strength of the team at the beginning of the football season.

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  18. Momentum finally favors Akron Zips -- MAC Football 2014Read the original story

    Aug 18, 2014 | Cleveland.com

    The Akron Zips enter the 2014 Mid-American Conference season riding high. The Zips turned their season around last year by winning three of their final four games to snap a three-year run of 1-11 seasons.

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  19. Akron Zips Football: 2014 Season PreviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 11, 2014 | Hustle Belt

    If there ever was a year to get excited about Akron football it's this one. With numerous starters returning and some needed continuity within the program, the Zips can build on an impressive five win season from last year.

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  20. Zips Land Ohio State Transfer Tommy BrownRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 3, 2014 | Hustle Belt

    Bowling Green wasn't the only MAC team to pick up an impact transfer this week. Akron Zips head coach Terry Bowden snatched up a local product in Ohio State transfer Tommy Brown on Saturday, per the Akron Beacon Journal's George Thomas .

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