Browsing: autographs

Marine Corps Staff Sgt. Reggie Lownde holds a Cobra helicopter tail rotor, painted in Washington Redskins colors, for Redskins quarterback Donovan McNabb to sign Wednesday after the team’s training camp practice at Redskins Park in Ashburn, Va. Lownde is stationed at Camp Lejeune, N.C. There’s picture of the front of the blade here. According to, Lownde asked to keep the rotor from an AH-1 after it was destined for the scrap yard in Iraq. A fellow Marine painted in Redskins colors, and this week he made the trip to Redskins camp to get it autographed.

Air Force Academy grad Ben Garland made a strong impression in his first preseason game with the Denver Broncos Sunday night, logging five tackles while playing on the defensive line. (Yes, it’s hard to believe, but After Action can confirm that a rookie other than Tim Tebow played in a Broncos uniform Sunday night. And no we were not one of the two reporters to ask for Tebow’s autograph after the game.) Garland has still not publicly announced if he will accept his pilot slot that is waiting for him at Laughlin Air Force Base, Texas, after he completes training…