Sterling Sharpe Speaker Profile
Analyst for the NFL Network
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Sterling Sharpe Biography
Sterling Sharpe was born April 6, 1965 in Chicago, Illinois and is a former wide receiver and an analyst for the NFL Network. He attended the University of South Carolina, and played from 1988 to 1994 with the Green Bay Packers.
A few years later, in 1992, Sharpe and the new quarterback, Brett Favre, teamed up to become one of the top passing tandems in the league. In the final game of that season he and Favre hooked up for Sharpe's 107th reception of the season which broke the NFL's single-season receptions record, set by Art Monk in 1984. That season, Sharpe became one of only seven players in NFL history to win the "Triple Crown" at the receiver position: leading the league in receiving yards, receiving touchdowns, and receptions. Don Hutson (1936, 1941–44), Elroy Hirsch (1951), Pete Pihos (1953), Raymond Berry (1959), Jerry Rice (1990) and Steve Smith (2005) are the only other players to accomplish this feat. In the 1993 season Sharpe subsequently broke his own record, with 112 receptions; this also made him the first player to have consecutive seasons catching more than 100 passes. In 1994, his 18 touchdown receptions were the second most in league history at the time, behind Jerry Rice's 22 in 1987.
Sterling Sharpe's tenure at wide receiver was cut short by a neck injury suffered during the 1994 season, ending a career in which he was named an All-Pro five times (1989, 1990, 1992, 1993, and 1994). Since he was unable to continue playing, and was not on the Packers team that won the Super Bowl in 1996, his brother Shannon gave him the first of the three Super Bowl rings he has won.
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Posted on 5 January 2013 | 5:47 pm
Former Green Bay Packers' wide receiver Sterling Sharpe is just one of the big name sports stars who will be featured in the 2013 Celebrity Golf Invitational at English Turn Golf & Country Club in New Orleans on Thursday, January 31, 2013. The event will be featuring 50 of the "greatest names in sports and entertainment" with all proceeds benefiting the Second Harvest Food Bank of...[Read More]
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