Monthly Archives: November 2016

John Fox won’t commit to Jay Cutler as Bears’ starter

Chicago Bears head coach John Fox addressed the media at the NFL Scouting Combine Wednesday and was noncommittal when asked about Jay Cutler’s future with the team. “I don’t think there’s any question there’s ability and talent there, but there’s a lot more that goes into it,” Fox said of Cutler. Every time free agency […]

Packers coach Mike McCarthy loves Aaron Rodgers’ run-the-table remark

Mike McCarthy doesn’t usually like his players to say anything outrageous or make any promises, but he was all for his quarterback’s comment on Wednesday that the Green Bay Packers can “run the table.” That remark surely Ozzie Newsome Womens Jersey prompted some ‘yeah, right” responses, given that the Packers are on a four-game losing […]

Only three other rookie quarterbacks in NFL history with as many starts as Prescott have exceeded the league average in AYPA

“We tried to have some sense of normalcy. Dinner, then turn on the Cowboys game, throw in a movie after. More beers. We laughed a lot. But it wasn’t the same. Not even close.” But our “celebration” back in a Cory James Authentic Jersey Creve Coeur, Missouri, apartment was much different. Yeah, something was off […]

Cincinnati will have to find ways to piece together some of his production

Wendell Smallwood, RB, Philadelphia Eagles (2.3 percent). As of now, it’s unclear whether or not Ryan Mathews or Darren Sproles will miss Week 12 after both left Week 11 early due to injury. But should one or both miss time, the Eagles back I’m most intrigued by is Smallwood, a talented fifth-round rookie out of […]

Ryan Bader pondering his future as free agency looms

UFC light heavyweight Ryan Bader had no intention of pursuing free agency in 2016, but when it came time to negotiate his next contract, the same two words kept coming up: Why not? Bader (21-5) is scheduled Marek Zidlicky Authentic Jersey to face Antonio Rogerio Nogueira on Saturday in Sao Paulo, Brazil. The bout will […]

Mike Trout’s performance should have us thinking about how many records he might shatter

His 2016 season was as good as any of the previous four. He matched a career high for OPS, set new ones for walks and on-base percentage, remembered after two quiet baserunning seasons that he’s a top-tier base stealer, and by some advanced metrics had the best defensive season he has had since he was […]

With Neil Walker back, Jose Reyes will prepare to rove

With second baseman Neil Walker accepting a $17.2 million qualifying offer from the New York Mets, Jose Reyes appears headed for a backup role at multiple positions. And Reyes indicated Tuesday that he is fine with that job assignment if it materializes. The following is my Kyle Williams Authentic Jersey estimate of what I think […]

Rob Gronkowski bows out of EA media appearance; Sunday’s status unclear

Neither the New England Patriots nor Rob Gronkowski offered an update on the tight end’s status Monday, after he absorbed a crunching hit that knocked him out of Sunday night’s loss to the Seattle Seahawks for five plays. For a team that could have used the points in a game that had turned into a […]

The Mariners had the oldest average position player age in the AL in 2016

It has now been 15 seasons without a trip to the postseason after the Mariners fell three wins short of a wild card in 2016. There’s no hedging here: The Mariners had the oldest average position player age in the AL in 2016 and given that Nelson Cruz is entering his age-36 season and Robinson […]

Michigan State made a statement its 46 loss to Oregon late Saturday afternoon at Autzen Stadium

Michigan State made a statement its 46 loss to Oregon late Saturday afternoon at Autzen Stadium. The statement is that the Spartans aren’t quite national championship contenders yet, because that’s the level of play it would have taken to beat the high-flying Ducks and their Heisman Trophy-worthy quarterback Eugene. Instead, Michigan State shot itself the […]