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Catching Up With ... Sanders Shiver, ex-Colts LB and Bowie St. coach
Catching Up With ... Sanders Shiver, ex-Colts LB and Bowie St. coach

He arrived at the Colts' training camp in 1976, a rookie linebacker out to make a name for himself. He was Sanders Shiver, from Carson-Newman College. Or was it the other way around? Folks called him Carson Newman, or Carson Sanders, or Sanders Newman. "They couldn't get it right," Shiver said. All that changed when he set foot on the field. A fifth-round draft pick, Shiver earned a job with his speed and savvy. He played eight seasons here — the team's last years in Baltimore. Shiver left when he became a free agent on Feb. 1, 1984. Eight weeks later, the Colts skipped town. "We had a real good bunch of guys for awhile," said Shiver, 59, of...

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