He’s an excellent decision maker,” Webster said. “I think his intelligence, which is very important for the position, was clear from the first time we met him and spent time with him. He’s an accurate passer. Saints kicker Shayne Graham practically became a folk hero in New Orleans after making a 32 yard field goal to beat the Eagles. While that may seem like an overreaction to a relatively routine kick, keep in mind that Saints fans were forced to endure the maddening inconsistency of Garrett Hartley for much of the season. A missed 26 yard chip shot in a loss to the Rams ultimately earned Hartley his release, and Graham is a perfect 6 for 6 since taking his spot on the roster..
Linebacker Lawrence Timmons went AWOL on the eve of the opener, was briefly suspended and returned to have a poor season. Offensive line coach Chris Foerster resigned in October after a video on social media appeared to show him snorting lines of white powder. Linebacker Rey Maualuga was released the day before a game following a morning incident at a nightclub.
The incident reportedly had its origin in the Ice Cold Ryders motorcycle club clubhouse located on West Central Avenue before spilling into the nearby alley. Both the victims and the shooter are believed to have been guests of the Ice Cold Ryders and not members of the club. Norwood fled following the incident and was picked up by Las Vegas police in July 2016..
Bad publicity from products tainted by links to torture can rebound to retailers, Schulz pointed out. To underscore the connection between diamonds and brutality, for example, Amnesty International and other human rights groups launched an anti conflict diamond campaign in the United States. An online video produced as part of the effort showed a woman hand stretched out to receive a diamond ring, but then showed her hand being chopped off before the ring could be slipped on her finger.
This week, Guns Ammo magazine broke the story that the NFL rejected a proposed Super Bowl advertisement for Daniel Defense, a gun manufacturer based in Georgia. The ad, which features a handsome young father explaining that he the most effective tool for defending his family from harm, was dinged by the NFL for violating the league policy on advertisements. That policy prohibits any ads that feature ammunition or other weapons.
The White House is distancing itself from two former senior members of Donald Trump’s team, amid an FBI investigation into possible connections between Trump “associates” and Russia. Manafort resigned from Trump’s campaign last summer following allegations of contacts with Russian intelligence officials. Top House Democrat Nancy Pelosi says an independent investigative commission should be created to look into possible links and coordination between associates of President Donald Trump and Russian officials seeking to undermine Hillary Clinton’s presidential campaign.