No matter who the Giants’ general manager is in April either interim Kevin Abrams or another hire he will have the highest pick the Giants have had in over a decade to work with. How high? That remains to be seen. Here’s a closer look at the team vying with the Giants to get atop the draft with two weeks to go.
Signed to Atlantic by Ahmet Ertegan in the 1970’s, Daryl Hall John Oates have sold more albums than any other duo in music history. Their 1973 debut album, Abandoned Luncheonette, produced by Arif Mardin, yielded the Top 10 single, “She’s Gone,” which also went to 1 on the R charts when it was covered by Taveras. The duo recorded one more album with Atlantic, War Babies, (produced by Todd Rundgren) before they were dropped and promptly signed to RCA.
In some ways, the draft was doomed from the start. Roseman and Gamble had spent months scouting college players and crafting the draft board in its early stages. But when Eagles owner Jeffrey Lurie gave Roseman consent to fire Gamble, and in turn, upended the front office, he disrupted a yearlong process..
Network sales execs who have the luxury of moving a lot of sports inventory say the emergence of the relatively new fantasy wagering category has been nothing short of a godsend. “It’s money that only a few years ago didn’t exist,” said one ad sales chief, who acknowledged that the coziness of fantasy and football ratings wasn’t exactly lost on him. “Fantasy in many ways may be responsible for keeping the interest in the NFL at these historic levels you have guys who obsessively track their fantasy rosters and so are consuming more content than ever before and at the same time, it’s bringing in a lot of money on my end.
An early win against what FPI sees as its primary rival for the division title would set Dallas up nicely.5. Atlanta FalconsKey game: vs. Buccaneers (Week 12) Playoff leverage: 24.1 percentIt’s more about what the Falcons stand to lose than what they’ll gain.
Anti Income Tax Resolution Senate Joint Resolution 1 sailed through the Calendar and Rules Committee this week as Republican lawmakers continue the push to ban a state income tax from ever being implemented in Tennessee. Voters across the state will have the opportunity to weigh in on this issue as the question of whether to prohibit an income tax will be placed on the 2014 statewide ballot. If approved, the state Constitution will be amended to explicitly prohibit lawmakers from ever levying a state income tax on the citizens of Tennessee.