Browsing Archives of - 2018 June

What exactly makes a great running in today’s NFL?

Well, there’s really no specific formula and Womens Bryce Callahan Jersey oftentimes much of a back’s success depends on the quality of blockers in front of him. According to at least one national writer, however, great backs must have at least three traits to even be in the conversation of being the best: they play... Read More »

Cardinals running back David Johnson looks on during one of the team’s OTAs last week.

There was a lot on everyone’s plate these past few months, as the coaches had to get settled in a new city while simultaneously learning their personnel. The players had to form relationships with their position coaches and get into the new playbook. Wilks felt everything worked in harmony. They truly bought in, Wilks said.... Read More »

MLB trade rumors: New suitor for Orioles’ Manny Machado is good news for Yankees

A new day brings with it a new Manny Machado rumor. And this one could have the Yankees breathing a sigh of relief. MLB Network’s Jon Morosi reports the Baltimore Orioles and Arizona Diamondbacks have been in contact about a possible Manny Machado trade this season. Dialogue remains open between the clubs. This is viewed... Read More »

Suarez’s 2-run homer rallies Reds to 6-3 win over Cubs

Whenever the Cubs come to town, their fans fill the stands at Great American Ball Park and their offense usually carries the day. Not so for the last two. Eugenio Suarez hit a go-ahead homer off Jose Quintana in the fifth inning, and the Cincinnati Reds held on for their fifth straight victory Friday night,... Read More »

Congress to hold hearing on sports betting next week

The NFL has refrained from lobbying the various states regarding their sports gambling programs, opting instead to push for a comprehensive federal regulatory scheme. Next week, the effort to craft such a system will commence. McCoy explained what he’ll tell rookie Buccaneers defensive tackle Vita Vea. If I’m talking to Vita, go home, say... Read More »

Mets consider demoting Michael Conforto to minors, report says

The Mets are considering demoting Michael Conforto to the minors in hopes of helping him regain his swing and pull him out of a slump, according to the New York Post. However, Conforto is against the idea. You know, Ryan, it took me forever in this job to be comfortable in really understanding why I... Read More »

Why Yankees’ Greg Bird feels close to breaking out at plate

Greg Bird feels close. Even with the results not there yet for the  Yankees first baseman, he feels better about his at bats. A 1-for-4 effort in  Sunday’s 3-1 loss to the Tampa Bay Rays at Yankee Stadium gave Bird a modest four-game hitting streak, but outside of a sixth-inning single, he failed to come... Read More »

Golden State will now have four chances to wrap up its title starting with Game 4 on Friday night.

James scored 33 points and Kevin Love added 20 for the Cavs, who have fallen into a hole in which no team has ever emerged. Cleveland came back from a 3-1 deficit to stun the Warriors in the 2016 NBA Finals, but that was when Durant was in Oklahoma City and James had a different... Read More »

Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones said in a deposition that Trump admitted as much by telling him the issue lifts himand the league can’t winon that front.

Miami Dolphins owner Stephen Ross, per that same report, said he was totally supportiveof players’ protests until Trump changed the dialogue. NFL owners look silly about now – OK, sillier than two weeks ago – in weighing the criticism from Trump as one of the significant factors for changing the anthem policy. Kowtowing to him was... Read More »

Duce Staley didn’t get coordinator title but feels good about his place in Philly

Duce Staley didn’t get the offensive coordinator job he coveted, but the Eagles’ running backs coach did get a new title. He now also serves as the assistant head coach. On Monday, Staley spoke publicly for the first time since the Eagles named Mike Groh their new offensive coordinator. I feel good about it, Staley... Read More »