Deion Sanders

Deion Sanders
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Deion Sanders Biography

Deion Sanders is the only player to have appeared in a Super Bowl and World Series.

For his first five seasons in the NFL, Deion Sanders played for the Atlanta Falcons, who dressed in black and white.Starting with the Falcons, Sanders has been selected for the Pro Bowl eight times. Those colors fit him well. With Sanders, there are no shades of gray.

Strutting into the end zone on a long return, he inspired just as many cheers on Sunday as he did critics on Monday. "Some people will come out to see me do well," he said. "Some people will come out to see me get run over. But love me or hate me, they're going to come out." Read Full Bio >>

Deion Sanders Trivia

  • NFL Defensive player of the year in 1995 with the San Fransisco 49ers
  • Only man to play in both a World Series and Super Bowl
  • Only man to score touchdowns on an Interception, Reception, rushing, Punt return, Kickoff Return and fumble
  • Played at Florida State University
  • Played baseball with the New York Yankees 1989-90, Atlanta Braves 91-94, Cincinnati Reds 94-95, 98, 2001, San Fransisco Giants 95.
  • Played Cornerback with the Atlanta Falcons 1989-94, San Fransisco 49ers 1995, Dallas Cowboys 1996-99, and Washington Redskins 2000
  • Won 2 Super Bowls, 95 with the 49ers, 1996, with the Dallas Cowboys
  • First man to hit a Major League home run, and score an NFL touchdown in the same week. He first accomplished this feat as a rookie in 1989, with the New York Yankees and the Atlanta Falcons.
  • Only man to play in an NFL football game and in a Major League Baseball game on the same day.

Deion Sanders Photos

  • Tracey Edmonds and Deion Sanders

    2013 ESPY Awards - Afterparty at the Palm Restaurant

  • Deion Sanders & Joe Grande

    2013 Espy Awards - Afterparty at the Palm

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    2010 VH1 Do Something Awards - Arrivals

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    2010 NFL - Super Bowl XLIV - New Orleans Saints Press Conference - February 1, 2010

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    2010 NCAA Football - Gator Bowl - Florida State University Seminoles vs West Virginia University Mountaineers (33-21) - January 1, 2010

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    Madden NFL 10 Launch Party - Arrivals

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