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D-backs lose Steven Souza Jr. again to DL stint

May
23

Arizona Diamondbacks outfielder Steven Souza Jr. is going back on the 10-day disabled list because of a strain of the right pectoral muscle.
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Travis Jankowski (L), 30.3 percent, San Diego Padres at Washington Nationals: Play the Padres’ outfield platoon game depending on who’s starting for Washington. The frontrunner heading into Tuesday is Erick Fedde, who has lost his prospect hype and has seen mixed results at Triple-A Syracuse with a 4.35 ERA. Jankowski, now the majority center field, has cooled off after a recent run but has continued producing against righties (.382/.460/.509 in 55 at-bats this year).

Swap in right-handed Jose Pirela (17.3 percent) should Washington announce a lefty instead.

Guillermo Heredia (R), 0.7 percent, Seattle Mariners at Oakland Athletics: Long classified as a mere platoon player, Heredia is getting a shot to play nearly every day in center field in the initial stages of Robinson Cano’s suspension, and he’s 4-for-10 in the past four games. He’s worth a trial Paul Molitor Jersey as a fifth mixed-league outfielder. The best guess for Oakland seems to be Daniel Gossett or Kendall Graveman, both quite hittable.

Phillies: SS J.P. Crawford (right elbow strain) fielded grounders at extended spring training. … RHP Pat Neshek (right forearm strain) played catch.

RHP Jake Arrieta (3-2, 2.82 ERA) starts for the Phillies while LHP Luiz Gohara (0-0, 1.29 ERA) goes for the Braves. Arrieta is 3-1 with a 2.76 ERA in five career starts vs. Atlanta. Gohara struck out nine and allowed one run in seven innings in his only outing vs. Philadelphia last season and lost.

Joe Kelly finished the eighth, and Craig Kimbrel got into a bases-loaded jam before getting his 14th save in 16 chances when Mallex Smith grounded into a game-ending forceout on his 32nd pitch of the ninth. Jesus Sucre led off with a single, pinch-hitter Brad Miller doubled with two outs and Rob Refsynder walked.
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Limited Paul Worrilow Jersey Betts hit a go-ahead, three-run drive in the third off Jake Faria (3-3), who left two batters later because of a strained left oblique. Faria was replaced with a 1-2 count on Hanley Ramirez by Austin Pruitt, who gave up one run in 5 1/3 innings.

Cash said Faria is going to miss some time.

Cardinals’ Kirk arrested in Feb. for disorderly conduct

May
21

Arizona Cardinals rookie wide receiver Christian Kirk was arrested and charged with disorderly conduct and property damage in Scottsdale, Ari. on Feb. 3, nearly three months before Arizona selected him in the 2018 NFL Draft.
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Kirk was seen throwing rocks at cars with a friend while attending the Waste Management Phoenix Open at TPC Scottsdale earlier this year, according to the Scottsdale police. Kirk’s case is pending.

As a sophomore at Louisville, Alexander snagged five interceptions then dealt with leg and hand injuries during his junior year. He’s 5’11, 190 pounds, but his athleticism and ability to make plays on the football field will stand out in 2018.

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Gore’s presence shouldn’t put a huge cap on Drake’s touchdown production. The 14th-year veteran has tapered off as a finisher near the goal line with seven scores on the ground in the last two years. Expect the Alabama product to handle early and late downs with frequent touches as a receiver out of the backfield.

Through the first four weeks of the previous season, running back Dalvin Cook ranked second in rushing yards with 354 before a torn ACL derailed his rookie campaign.

Now healthy, without Jerick McKinnon sharing touches in the backfield, Cook takes a fresh start with an upgrade at quarterback in Kirk Cousins. Minnesota still has some question marks Dylan DeMelo Jersey concerning the offensive line, but the Florida State product also flashed exceptional hands as a receiver at the collegiate level.聽

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Saints’ big move up shows they’re all about winning while Brees is in his prime

May
19

When the news surfaced that the Saints were trying to make a big move up in the first round of the NFL draft, the initial reaction was that they were looking for a quarterback. Usually when a team moves way up, that’s what they want.

But it wasn’t a quarterback the Saints drafted after they traded their 2019 first-round pick, as well as this year’s fifth-round pick, to the Packers to move from No. 27 to No. 14. Instead, the Saints took a pass rusher, Marcus Davenport.

That’s a strong sign that the Saints are all about winning one more Super Bowl while Drew Brees is in his prime. Trading away a future first-round draft pick is always a risky proposition, and it might very well hamstring the Saints in the long run.

The Saints will have to determine whether Banjo’s value as a backup and special teamer is worth $1.55 million this season. Only $100,000 of that is guaranteed, so if New Orleans decides the value isn’t there, it can release him with little financial penalty.

Conque transitioned from quarterback to tight end with the Texans last year and ended the year on the practice squad. Jones also failed to make the team last summer while Malleck caught one pass for three yards in two regular season games. President had three tackles in four games.

The Texans have not announced any undrafted free agent additions at this point, but that will likely be coming now that they’ve cleared out space on the roster.

Newly signed Anthony Hitchens and Reggie Ragland will hold down the starting jobs on the base defense.

The Eagles announced that the team has agreed to terms on a new contract with the veteran running back.

Earlier this year, Sproles told NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport that he was leaning toward returning for a 13th season after breaking his arm and tearing his ACL last season. He expressed his desire to go out on his own terms.
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Saints RB Mark Ingram suspended four games for PEDs

May
18

The New Orleans Saints are without their top rusher for the first quarter of the 2018 regular season.
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Running back Mark Ingram has been suspended by the league without pay the first four games for violating the NFL policy on performance-enhancing substances, the league announced Tuesday.

Rapoport pointed out Ken Crawley Womens Jersey Ingram is heading into the final year of his contract and desires a new deal, even with the presence of Alvin Kamara, the NFL’s reigning Offensive Rookie of the Year.

Meanwhile, the absence of Ingram for the first four games is a blow to the Saints ‘ potent ground game, which finished the 2017 season ranked fifth in rushing (129.4 yards per game).
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Ingram and Kamara became the first teammate running back duo in league history to each record 1,500-plus scrimmage yards in a single season.
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I absolutely think that he can be our quarterback of the future. I’m not the GM. I’m not the head coach. But I can recognize a great football player.

These were Johnson’s first public comments on Darnold since the Jets drafted him last month.

Johnson attended the charity event in Manhattan to raise money for the Lupus Research Alliance. And he made it clear he was thrilled the Jets landed Darnold聽at No. 3.

I am a really happy man, Johnson said. I think that we did really well. I think that the key to everything was moving up in the draft. That was not a move for the meek. In my view, it was a pretty aggressive move. People have argued that it was an expensive move. I think it was a move we had to make. We also got a little lucky. Luck goes a long way in the NFL. And we’ll see how far it can take us, but I’m really happy with how things stand right now.

The Jets sent three second-round picks (including two this year) to the Colts, in order to move from sixth to third in the 2018 NFL Draft.

One of the main things Johnson likes about Darnold — how he handles pressure, on and off the field.

Tramon Williams: NFL caught up with Green Bay’s defense

May
16

The Packers finally moved on from defensive coordinator Dom Capers. Some would say it came too late. Some who would say that play for the team.
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I was here in the era when Dom first came in. When he first came in, the defense was modern era and obviously, the league caught up to it, cornerback Truman Williams told ESPN Milwaukee, via the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. You have to make certain adjustments and over the years those adjustments weren’t made.

The commission is made up of many of the smartest and best people in sports. It has unquestioned integrity and the best of intentions, and it had a difficult task to tackle in a short time frame. But, just like with the NCAA itself, great people and good intentions do not always result in good policy. Don’t get me wrong, a few of the recommendations were good, but the overall report was sloppy and illogical and missed its chance for real change and real reform.

What we have from the report is simple. It is a doubling down on current NCAA policy, including its history of antitrust violations, its role as a cartel trying to consolidate economic control over and influence of lower levels of basketball. It shifts the blame to those outside the NCAA system instead of serving as a clear look in the mirror to examine and admit what college basketball and college sports really is.
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Instead of being bold, it was unimaginative. Instead of identifying root causes, it pointed fingers everywhere but at the NCAA rulebook itself. Instead of being consistent from one area to another, it was inconsistent and illogical.

Williams said returning to college after a long stint in Womens Travis Benjamin Jersey prison was a shock, with the campus looking very different than it was in the 1990s, and with today’s students using technology that is foreign to him. But he also said he thinks he still has something value to contribute, including warning younger people not to make the same mistakes he made.

The top spot is an easy call, but then the fun begins. Did Kershaw hold off Scherzer as MLB’s best ace? And which MVP passed Harper on our list?
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Collins said he hoped Flowers would return soon.

May
14

Definitely, I would say he needs to be here, as a teammate and as a captain because we need him here, need to get the line together so they can be on the same page, Collins said. We got a quarterback, we got a running back, we got these talented wide receivers, we got to run with this. . . .
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Ereck is my boy. At the same time, he has a lot to learn, and at the same time he has to work harder. He came in last year, he thought he did what he needed to do 鈥?he lost weight, he was in proper shape, thought he played good in the first couple of games and just Denzel Valentine Authentic Jersey kind of went downhill when the season went downhill.

The drama only escalated when Tunsil totally owned up to the text messages. Then Roger Goodell seemed positively giddy about watching a young man get humiliated on television. Everyone’s No. 1 suspect for hacking the accounts came out with a strong denial. And after all this, Tunsil suffered a strange allergic reaction before his first Dolphins press conference.

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The Giants have also signed fourth-round quarterback Kyle Lauletta. The Richmond product will join Davis Webb in competition for the No. 2 spot behind Eli Manning and the title of current prospective heir to the quarterback position with the Giants. The Giants also officially announced the signing of third-round linebacker Lorenzo Carter.

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Offensive tackle Laurence Gibson was waived to make room for the newcomers.

Darnold and Mayfield own at a high clip.

May
12

Jaylen Brown sat brooding in the visitors locker room as a Boston Celtics trainer patched a small gash near his right temple, the result of an uncalled foul — the NBA would later admit as much — during a critical juncture of Boston’s series-tying Game 4 loss Sunday to the Milwaukee Bucks.

Brown had turned in a career night, but it was what went into the official box score as a Khris Middleton block during the final minute that left Brown smarting. To make matters worse, now he had to go to a news conference, bandage on his head, and discuss it all.

Fresh from being docked $15,000 for public criticism of the officiating, Marcus Morris once again vented frustration about the rash of technical fouls that he has been given in recent weeks, including one in Boston’s Game 4 loss to the Milwaukee Bucks.

Teams have to figure out what value that has. Allen’s win percentage is a little low for playing in a weak conference. Look at what Wentz did against low-level competition. He dominated. Allen did not. That could hurt him.

With the Oilers’ collective dud of a 2017-18 barely in the books, Lucic is already pledging to do better next year. Once projected to skate on a top line with Connor McDavid, the veteran winger fell well short of productive expectations, earning only 34 points (minus-12) through 82 games.

Centering a scoring line with Jordan Eberle, the 2015 first-rounder easily exceeded our fantasy-fueled hopes and dreams with 22 goals and 63 assists. Barzal’s better-than point-per-game numbers are too rich to ignore.

Karlsson scored six goals and 19 assists in 81 games with the Columbus Blue Jackets last year. In Vegas’ inaugural campaign, the 25-year-old steered his newly cobbled squad with 43 goals and 35 helpers. He also comfortably led the league with a plus-49. If that doesn’t qualify Karlsson as sleeper extraordinaire, I’m not sure what does.

His go-to postgame meal is a bologna sandwich. His practices aren’t overly technical. “The system he has is very basic,” Reaves says. “He trusts everybody to make their reads. He doesn’t focus as much on what the opponents are doing but wants guys to play their game.”canucks_1163

It appears unlikely Broncos will pick up Shane Ray’s option

May
09

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The Broncos are not expected to exercise the $9.232 million option for outside linebacker Shane Ray in 2019, a team personnel source told 9NEWS.
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Although the $9.232 million option would be guaranteed only against injury, the Broncos may not want to take that risk after using their No. 5 overall draft pick on Chubb, who plays Ray’s position, and because Ray is coming off a wrist injury.

Ray was the No. 23 overall selection in 2015. He was the Broncos’ first pick even though the team already had DeMarcus Ware and Von Miller starting in front of him. Ray had 4.0 sacks in his rookie season of 2015 and 8.0 in 2016 while serving as Ware’s back up.

It’ll be a fresh duo for ESPN in 2018 with Joe Tessitore taking over play-by-play duties for Sean McDonough. That’s no sweat off McDonough’s back as he admitted in a recent radio appearance that it wasn’t a tremendous amount of fun the last two years.

Part of the reason McDonough wasn’t happy with the job is that ESPN is often stuck with poor games due to the lack of flexible scheduling for the Monday night slot. Unless that changes, it’ll likely be on Tessitore and Witten to make boring games entertaining in 2018 and beyond.

Petty’s final stats with the Jets: 10 games, seven starts (1-6 record), four touchdowns, 10 interceptions, and a 57.7 quarterback rating.

Something had to give in the Jets’ quarterback room after they drafted Darnold third overall, re-signed McCown, and signed Bridgewater, who is coming off a serious knee injury.

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Bridgewater’s spot on the roster isn’t secure, because it’s not clear if his knee will be up to par. He essentially hasn’t played for two seasons after sustaining a devastating, non-contact knee injury in 2016 training camp.

Lions’ Ragnow puts fishing show on back burner 鈥?for now

May
07

Allen Park 鈥斅燱hether Frank Ragnow turns out to be the perfect fit for the Detroit Lions remains to be seen, but landing in the state of Michigan certainly didn’t come with any complaints.
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The Lions made the center from Arkansas their first pick in the 2018 NFL Draft on Thursday night, and he was at the Lions’ facility Friday to get used to his new home and meet with the media.
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Joe Young Authentic Jersey I am so, so, so excited to be here, Ragnow said. Dream come true and I couldn’t be more happy to be part of Detroit and be under Coach (Matt) Patricia. Just really excited to get to work.

From what I’ve heard, it’s a great spot, Ragnow said. I couldn’t be more excited. Some great fishing and hunting around here, so I’m really excited to be here.

The love of fishing that Ragnow and his brother have was passed on from their father, Jon, who died of a heart attack in October 2016. The brothers decided at that point they were determined to keep putting together episodes for the show.

He did just sign a three-year, $15.3 Donald Trump Womens Jersey million deal in March, but the team has an out after next season that would leave $2.3 million in dead cap money. That means that the selection of Georgia’s Nick Chubb 鈥?he聽owns similar traits to Hyde, running with patience and power 鈥?35th overall is a hefty indication that Hyde may not be with the Browns in 2019.

This edge duo has been a productive pairing, combining for 45陆 sacks since 2015. But both are entering the final year of their contracts. Many mock drafts had Boston College edge rusher Harold Landry projected as a first-round talent, but he slid into the second. That the Titans traded up 鈥?and gave away the 57th and 89th selections 鈥?to pluck Landry at No. 41 shows how much the team valued him and what they’ll expect in the future.

Jerry Jones Reaffirms Cowboys Are Moving On From Dez Bryant

May
04

Garafolo added Tuesday that Bridgewater isn’t a lock for a roster spot, at least until he shows he’s healthy.
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The Dolphins on Tuesday became the latest team to join the fray, exercising DeVante Parker ‘s fifth-year team option . Worth roughly $9.5 million, the move keeps Miami’s 25-year-old wideout under contract through 2019.

The Dolphins obviously see promise in Parker — the 14th overall pick from 2015 — despite the receiver failing to top 750 yards in any of his three pro seasons. If Parker fails to break out in 2018, Miami could bypass his fifth-year option, which is guaranteed for injury alone.

At 6-foot-3 and 212 pounds, Parker has shown on-field flashes. He opened strong last season, with 18 catches over his first three starts. From there, he never topped six grabs in a game and finished the campaign with just one score.

With the Dolphins in play to draft a quarterback, Miami’s offense has the potential to look entirely different. It makes sense to keep Parker under team control until they know for certain what he can become.

Reporting from team headquarters, NFL Network’s Omar Ruiz told Good Morning Football that Oklahoma’s Baker Mayfield has emerged as a dark horse candidate to be Cleveland’s top selection.

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Citing a source involved in team discussions, NFL Network’s Steve Wyche echoed Ruiz’s report, insisting Mayfield’s name is absolutely on the Browns’ radar . The reigning Heisman winner does have support in the war room, Wyche added, particularly from personnel consultant Scot McCloughan, formerly the Redskins general manager.

Does Mayfield have a legitimate chance to go No. 1?

We still don’t know, Wyche emphasized on NFL Up to the Minute , but we cannot rule that out.

For what it’s worth, Mayfield comes with Joe Namath’s exuberant Andre Johnson Jersey stamp of approval .