MIG No. 11: Rodney Smith

It appears there is a new running back tandem at the University of Minnesota. Over a dozen years since Marion Barber III and Laurence Maroney teamed up to haunt Big Ten defenses, the Gophers look to unleash Rodney Smith and Shannon Brooks.
July 8, 2016

Marion Barber retires

Veteran running back Marion Barber has decided to call it quits after seven seasons in the NFL. The former fourth-round pick played six years in Dallas before finishing his career in Chicago.
March 23, 2012

Barber's future with Bears uncertain

Bears RB Marion Barber was not given a vote of confidence by coach Lovie Smith this afternoon. Will the Bears go forward with Kahlil Bell or give the veteran one more shot next season?
December 26, 2011

Marion Barber finally speaks … kind of

Bears RB Marion Barber ended his year-long boycott of the press today, yet he didn't face the media core. Instead, he was ushered off to speak privately with two employees of the organization.
December 15, 2011

Coaches, not Barber, at fault for loss

It seemed like the Chicago Bears had yesterday's game in hand. With two minutes left, all the team had to do was run out the clock, then something inexplicable happened.
December 12, 2011