At times, politics seems fairly conventional with Republicans and Democrats arguing about health care and tax cuts, as they long have done. But former Presidents George W. Bush and Barack Obama reminded us last week that there is nothing normal about this moment.
In doing so, the Chiefs made a bold statement that they’re ready for Mahomes, a prolific passer during his college days at Texas Tech, to assume the starting job for the foreseeable future.Mahomes dazzled coach Andy Reid and his staff during training camp, making the kinds of downfield throws that Smith could never accomplish. And when he made his regular season debut in Week 17, when the Chiefs were already assured of the AFC West title and the No. 4 seed in the playoffs, he not only played well but returned in the fourth quarter to lead the winning drive against the Broncos.It was the kind of performance and the kind of moxie that made Reid draw comparisons to another of his prot?g?s from his days with the Packers: Brett Favre.Those are big shoes to fill.
There also reports of closings in Indianapolis. WLNS in Lansing Michigan reports a store closing there. There are also reports of at least one closing in Ohio.. “This is where the rubber meets the road,” said Boise State coach Leon Rice after the win over UNLV Saturday night. Boy howdy. The Broncos now embark on a testy stretch of the season, beginning with New Mexico tonight in The Pit, a place where Boise State has been victorious only once.
On the other side of the ball, the defensive line was a major question mark entering the season after the losses of NFL draft picks Derek Rivers and Avery Moss. There really hadn been much cause for concern until recently. The biggest weakness on the d line appeared to be a pass rush, and that deficiency grew when defensive end Justus Reed (the team leader in sacks with four) suffered a shoulder injury.
Mills, one of three Bradley graduates in this year induction class, finished her UTC career in 1981 as a four year starter and is the school all time assists leader with 787 (and the top two seasons) and is No. 2 in steals. An All American her last two seasons, she was honored with “Karen Mills Day” by the city of Chattanooga.
Feel terrible, said the 5 foot 11, 185 pound Grymes, who was giving away nearly 60 pounds to Gragg. Was asking some guys how it looked, because I didn want to be the guy responsible for that. I don know if the guys were just being nice to me, but they said the tackle was fine.