It is largely forgotten, but the Steelers played their first and only postseason game in the pre Super Bowl era against the Lions in the 1962 season, losing 17 10 in the Playoff Bowl in Miami. With only one playoff game at the time the NFL championship game the league decided to play a meaningless game matching its two conference runners up the week after its championship game, mostly to give CBS another televised game. That game was memorable to the Steelers because it marked the first time they wore black helmets with the steel industry logo.

Were fortunate Medlock had an off night by his standards, it kept us in the game the first half, but we just didn stay on the field long enough in the first half to move the ball offensively, said Eskimos head coach Jason Maas. Second half, I thought we turned the tide. You take away that big play at the end and it felt like we were going to go right down the field and score..

For six years I served as Commissioner on Professional Affairs for the American Meteorological Society. It was my job to keep track of the certification programs for the 13 thousand member Society, as well as oversee the Board of Broadcast Meteorology, the Board of Certified Consulting Meteorologists, the Board for Private Sector Meteorologists, the Board for Operating Government Meteorologists, the Board for Early Career Professionals, and the Board for Continuing Professional Development. In that role, I have been interviewed by several major newspapers and have appeared on television in a few foreign countries.

Shoma Uno was the only skater to lay down anything resembling a clean program, scoring 103.25 to put Japan in the lead. Alexei Bychenko of Israel sat second with 88.49. American phenom Nathan Chen, considered a favourite for gold in the individual event, fell once and popped a quad jump to score 80.61..

The beer brand recent ads have centered on a Game of Thrones like universe that uses the meaningless but catchy phrase Dilly. It purports to be a documentary about Dave, whose don stink. In the ad, he drives backward so fast that he gets younger thanks to computer generated magic.

Around 150 students walked out of class at Lewisburg Area High School. Students here were well aware their participation in the national walkout would result in detention. All of the students we spoke with said that is fine. Morris made his NFL coaching debut with Tampa Bay as a defensive quality control coach in 2002, when the club won Super Bowl XXXVII. The Buccaneers defense allowed an NFL low 12.3 points per game, the third best scoring defense since 2000. He served as a defensive assistant with the Bucs in 2003 and as assistant defensive backs coach from 2004 05..

“We often see a few people around here. We don’t see this number often, this is a safe place to come,” says Oasis Social Ministry Burgess Hodges, who serves as the resource and development planner for Oasis. Try to be a refuge. This is Gisele and Tom’s second child after giving birth to their son Benjamin in 2009 and who, incidentally, is soon to celebrate his third birthday at the weekend. The model has previously gushed about the joys of motherhood, insisting that she just loves it. ‘It takes some adjusting, but it is so, so wonderful’, she said.

Antjuan Ball: The West Texas A men basketball player and a legit nice guy is a phenomenal dunker. He listed at 6 foot 3, but is really about 6 1 making it even more amazing. Keep a heads up for a possible online vote arriving soon for Ball having the chance to participate in the NCAA dunk contest with the big boys from Division I..

Mrs. Clinton has corralled the support of 59 percent of all Democratic Party national level officials governors, representatives, and senators according to a list compiled by the folks at The New York Times data arm, The Upshot. Joe Biden has been endorsed by 1.2 percent (that’s one governor and two lawmakers), even though he has not officially declared his candidacy.

New England Patriots’ Tom Brady, left, celebrates with Julian Edelman and teammates after their overtime win in the NFL Super Bowl 51 football game against the Atlanta Falcons, Sunday, Feb. 5, 2017, in Houston. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)(RNN) In the first overtime game in Super Bowl history, Tom Brady and the New England Patriots beat the Atlanta Falcons, 34 28, after overcoming a 25 point deficit.The Patriots won the overtime coin toss and never let Atlanta’s top ranked scoring offense take the field.

Members of the organization pay $30, and guests $40, to share endless shrimp and beer with former Miami Dolphins icons Mark Duper and Keith Byars. Ask them about the good old days of when the ‘Fins would actually make it to the playoffs, or make fun of how Dan Marino would wear Zubaz pants and Isotoners on the sidelines during games. By the end of the night, there’s bound to be some interesting happenings from the free flowing alcohol..

Between the two groups, there were no significant differences in the prevalence of high total cholesterol, high LDL C, low HDL C or high triglycerides. Also, the NFL players were less likely to smoke when compared with the CARDIA group (0.1 percent vs. 30.5 percent)..

For most of that time, the advocates of austerity have largely won out. And across much of Europe, governments have slashed spending in an effort to drive down deficits. While the specter of another Greece like meltdown was behind much of the belt tightening, austerity advocates also got a big boost from a 2010 study by a pair of well known Harvard economists which found that high levels of government debt could substantially cut economic growth.

Outside of a blowout win over San Jose State last week, Boise State other six games over the past month have been decided by six points or less. All this as bubble talk continues regarding the NCAA Tournament (Joe Lunardi updated bracket projection has the Broncos as one of the last four teams in). The bottom line: championship teams win.

(ed.), Globally threatened birds in Europe: action plans, pp. 147 158. Council of Europe, and BirdLife International, Strasbourg.Heredia, B.; Yarar, M.; Parr, S. “Hopefully they forget my name as the years go by,” Browns cornerback Jason McCourty said. “A terrible thing to be a part of, wish you weren’t a part of. We could have won the last game 1 15 gets you out of the history book, but 1 15 is awful, just as bad.

The upstart party increased the number of its MLAs on the Island to two from one in a byelection Monday following the resignation of a Liberal cabinet minister last month.Hannah Bell, the 48 year old head of a businesswomen association in Charlottetown, easily defeated the Liberal, NDP and Conservative candidates, suggesting a breakthrough for the party that elected its first MLA just two years ago.the odds, we totally knocked it out of the park, Bell said in an interview the morning after a late night of celebrating her win. Absolutely astounding and shows the real appetite for change. Captured 35.3 per cent of the vote in the Charlottetown Parkdale byelection, according to unofficial results from Elections PEI.

Hard to believe it been almost four years since Titus Young went through his unbelievable police blotter run, including three arrests in one week time in May of 2013, three months after he was granted a last chance with the St. Louis Rams. Now it come to this: a four year prison sentence for the former Boise State star, resulting from a more recent transgression, a felony battery charge in January of last year.

Hansman said the union has been in talks with the government in efforts to keep more teachers in the Vancouver area and attract new teachers to the province. He said the ongoing talks have involved offering incentives ranging from housing subsidies to wage improvements. Moved last year to hire 3,500 teachers following a Supreme Court of Canada decision that ruled former Liberal government legislation that stripped teachers of the right to negotiate class sizes and composition involving special needs students was unconstitutional..

Year, we were in the conference tournament, but we were in a different situation, Englund said. See them rise up and to be at a point where we could be in the mix this year is exciting for them. A lot of it is the growth of them understanding game situations.

Sitting on her hospital bed holding hands, MacMullin said, like you going to have to go on without me. Will be three years in March since Nanny died so any time I have the opportunity to talk about her I will talk about her, MacDonald says. So worried because I the last generation to have known her and I don want her to be forgotten..

Privacy Policy Terms of Service Ad Choices Public FileOn Monday NFL owners voted to allow the Raiders to move to Las Vegas. So what becomes of Oakland Coliseum complex and the city itself, once the Raiders depart?Stanford economics professor, Roger Noll, who began studying team moves more than four decades ago, says this about teams coming or going.”The bad news is, when you get a team it doesn help and the good news is, when it leaves, it doesn hurt because they have, essentially, no economic impact. And that especially true for a football team,” said Professor Noll.”It is important that we grieve because this is a tremendous loss.

Finally, there is Ward 10 Paul Borelli. He has been on the wrong or unpopular side of several issues and has found himself under attack now and then on social media sites. Although he is vulnerable if he chooses to run again, his growing political maturity make him a viable candidate for re election.

Following graduation, Smith was offered a basketball scholarship to Vanderbilt (only the school’s second basketball scholarship offered; the first went to former fellow West High School standout Billy Joe Adcock). Smith was also offered a baseball contract with the Boston Red Sox organization. He said he accepted the Vanderbilt scholarship, “because I knew that was the only way I could get a good education and baseball could still be an option following graduation.”.

POLO ASSN. Brand authenticity to the sport of polo creates a unique opportunity in the global marketplace that appeals to today consumers, especially the younger Millennial and Gen Z generations. POLO ASSN. Father John Misty, aka Josh Tillman, gained fame by drumming for the popular folk band Fleet Foxes and broke off to go solo in 2012. The move has paid off for Tillman, as he arguably has surpassed his original band popularity. During that time, Tillman solo career flourished while Fleet Foxes front man went back to college at Columbia University..

Who played high school and club volleyball down in Swift Current before joining the Huskies under 18 program, says U Sports volleyball has been a adjustment.totally faster game and a lot more developed (with bigger) players and guys striving towards the same goals of winning, admits Mortensen, who is ranked seventh in the Canada West conference for total kills.put in a lot of hard work last year and to get those numbers sure feels like I achieved a good goal and it for sure surprising that I gotten this much playing time. I certainly didn expect that going into the season.University of Saskatchewan Huskies Colin Fraser attempts to block a shot against the University of Regina Cougars in CIS Men’s Volleyball action on Saturday, February 20th, 2016.It a relatively young Huskies squad with only one graduating fifth year player in setter Troy Wiebe.There are 11 players on the roster in their first, second or third year.with my teammates in really developing that team cohesion, Mortensen says as the key to his development. Gone a long way for me so far.

Have a multimillion dollar business. Why do I need these connections with hackers? he said, speaking by phone from the Mediterranean island of Cyprus where he lives. Absolutely not true, and I can go to the court and say this. SACK ATTACK IS BACK: Chiefs linebacker Justin Houston will play for the first time since Nov. 29, when he hyperextended his knee in a game against Buffalo, and fellow pass rusher Tamba Hali will not be limited after playing a handful of snaps last week following surgery on his broken thumb. That means the Chiefs’ defense allowing 17.9 points, third best in the NFL should be even better..

ASHBURN, Va. The Washington Redskins get one of their most important offensive weapons back on the field on Wednesday for the first time this summer. Tight end Jordan Reed was activated from the physically unable to perform (PUP) list with a left foot injury that kept him out for all of training camp.

There were signs he was burning out and the competitive fire just wasnt there. No more apparent than in his final year when the team was totally unprepared for the season both mentally and physically. App state and Oregon ran circles around them. Which is why Wannstedt hopes that he’s stumbled upon the right formula for reversing the Dolphins’ annual late season retreat. He brought in veterans whose actions speak louder than words. Linebacker Junior Seau, defensive tackle Jeff Zgonina, strong safety Sammy Knight and cornerback Terrell Buckley let their actions speak for them.

“Robert needs to understand he needs to worry about himself, number one, and not everybody else. It’s his job to worry about his position, his footwork, his fundamentals, his reads, his progressions, his job at the quarterback position. It’s my job to worry about everybody else.

But it was a thirty six year old man giving us these things. He was always outside, for the first two years. But after the first couple of years, we’d only see him every now and again. Maybe the Bills will stumble across a coach who comes along and turns around the franchise the way Bill Belichick did for the Patriots 17 years ago. Marvin Lewis, Mike McCarthy, Sean Payton and Mike Tomlin have been with their teams for 10 years or more. John Harbaugh is headed for his 10th.

“I don’t think anybody predicted 0 16, so that was disappointing,” Haslam said. “The progress has been uneven. We’ve got the ability or opportunity to move substantially forward this offseason for next year and that’s what we’ve got to do. Several coaches past and present also attended, but one was missing. Defensive coordinator Ron Stoops, the architect of all four of Mooney’s state championship defenses, suffered a heart attack in a game at Boardman in 1988 and died that night. Mooney never made it back to a state final, and when Bucci was asked if he thought the 1987 team would be his last to win a championship, he shook his head.

Starr suffered through numerous injuries the last couple of years of his career and retired in 1971. In 1972, he became the Packers quarterback coach and in 1975, became Green Bay’s head coach. Unfortunately, Starr could not translate his success as a player into being a successful coach.

The also led the NFL with 52 sacks and they love to pressure the quarterback. If the Patriots offensive line doesn’t play as well as it did Saturday, Brady could feel heat all game. Louis, has won two NFL championships (1925, 1947).. We a long way away, Hoke said. Going to get sick of me saying that, but the expectations of this program are so high that they a long way away. We not where we need to be.

METAIRIE, LA (WVUE) Three crashes, all involving Jefferson Parish Sheriff’s vehicles, occurred Monday as police tried to stop all terrain vehicles and dirt bikes being driven recklessly in Metairie.During the incident, three crashes occurred. Two happened at the intersection of Clearview Parkway and Airline Drive. In the first crash at the location, one of the dirt bike riders intentionally crashed his bike into a JPSO vehicle, according to the Sheriff’s Office.

I think the coaches will certainly utilize his talents and develop it some more, and DR will be the better for it. I personally don care if it spread, pro set, wing, option, run and shoot, or wishbone. If it executed well without turnovers, then it good football and it lead to improvement of what he have had.

Upon Adams’ death, control of the Titans was passed to members of his family. Son in law Tommy Smith was named president and CEO, while Adams’ daughters, Susie Adams Smith and Amy Adams Hunt, became co chairmen. Adams’ grandson, Kenneth Adams IV, was named a member of the Titans’ board of directors..

For those who need a reminder, the Cougars hosted the Rockets on their opening weekend at home Sept. 26 27 and were blown out of both games, losing 7 2 and 8 2. Motivation won’t be a problem for the Cougars. This year, the Seattle based company has opened a store selling flash pasteurized juice and announced plans to sell energy drinks called Refreshers.The purchase of Bay Bread is the catalyst for a multiyear program of a change in our food, Alstead said. Food at Starbucks is a dollar opportunity. Store sales last year.

“I’m for looking at the rule. I think there should be a change. I just think that, you know look, I think that the Jesse James play was actually called the right way. Their front seven is big and fast, and like the Eagles, they have a secondary that excels in run support. They gave up just 20 runs of 10 yards or more this season. That the fewest, by far, in the league..

“Dominic is really into it,” he said. “The Legos series is great now because of all the spinoffs of the Legos Star Wars. He’s diving into like Darth Revan and all these old characters, which really for me in the ’70s and ’80s never really came up. 2. For the fourth consecutive season Sean Payton New Orleans Saints aren just 0 2, but an ugly 0 2. Points allowed in those eight games, in order: 35, 16, 31, 26, 37, 26, 29, 36.

Spencer Platt/Getty Images 2012: Twenty year old gunman Adam Lanza fatally shoots 20 children and six adult staff members at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Connecticut, and then commits suicide by shooting himself in the head. Before the shootings at the school, Lanza had shot and killed his mother at their home. The incident was the second deadliest mass shooting by a single gunman in American history, after the 2007 Virginia Tech shooting.

With so far to go, the Redskins’ best path to relevance in this season’s NFL world will be the return of Robert Griffin III. Once he recovers from a dislocated left ankle, Griffin essentially will get a handful of games to prove that he truly is a franchise quarterback worthy of a long term commitment. If he struggles or gets hurt again Washington might decide not to pick up the fifth year option on his contract and could be faced with starting over again at the game’s most important position..

Beckham and the other stars on Real Madrid make annual salaries of between $6 million and $7 million, with the ability to earn several million more based on performance goals. In the National Football League (NFL), Donovan McNabb, quarterback for the Philadelphia Eagles, last year signed a $115 million 12 year contract, with an additional $20 million in bonuses. Baseball player Alex Rodriguez, shortstop for the Texas Rangers, has a contract that pays him $252 million over 10 years.

In the open letter to the Academy board of trustees, the group details its grievances. The letter claims to reveal a troubling financial trend alleging Academy financial endowment was healthy at $126 million in 2011. But as of 2016, the letter claims there is $84 million is left a 67 percent loss over seven years, according to the parent group..

“I’ve had season tickets for six years and have only missed one home game,” said Cox, also director of the Sports Science Academy magnet program at the school. “I get chills every . Home game when I get to be part of the Ray Ray dance. Bittersweet a little bit, coach Doug Pederson said. Are obviously excited for the win to be 6 1. But the realization is we have a couple guys [injured] in this game.

Then an addendum. Beckham missed the game due to an injury, but Ezekiel Elliott suited up for the game when it looked like he would be the one forced to sit out the opener. It took all sorts of legal finagling but Elliott made his 2017 debut six weeks earlier than anticipated.

There’s a lot of guys, not as many years, but the Avery (Williamson’s), four years, that’s still a long time not to have a chance to get a playoff chance. There’s a lot of guys in that room that would like that opportunity, Mularkey said.The Titans currently have the fourth longest playoff drought in the NFL, with only Buffalo, Cleveland and Tampa Bay showing more futility in that time.Quarterback Marcus Mariota is now in his third year in the league, and he would love to lead his team to the postseason.”Yeah, absolutely excited. This is what you work hard for.

“It to tell you when you full to stop eating and when you hungry to eat,” says Tessa.To qualify for a LAP BAND procedure, Dr. Shimer says you must be clinically obese. “A person who has a body mass index of 40 or above,” he says, “which comes out to around 100 pounds over a person ideal body weight.

Band Visit, a musical based on a 2007 Israeli film comedy, was one of the off Broadway highlights last year and makes the jump to Broadway with original stars Tony Shalhoub and Katrina Lenk, and a thrilling score by David Yazbek. It centres on an Egyptian orchestra that shows up to perform at the wrong Israeli town. (Opens Nov.

For one thing, I don’t know how many Grade A chances from the slot on net the Avs are getting and giving up. That data isn’t available to the public. With the Oilers, I’m still cautiously optimistic that they will be buyers at the trading deadline. Waters was the MLB trailblazer for us as he signed his Astros to our hotel. We took great care of them that season, and when I pursued other MLB teams for the next season, as Brown said, he was instrumental in backing up my claims as to how we could handle teams. That was the break we needed to begin building our sports market share.

Ryan says the lights for the last time, I probably be quite choked up, Healy said. Think it going to be very emotional for him, and for me, and not just the two of us. Agrees. He a man of few words, but I tell you what, he a man of action. He went out there against Dr. Phillips and he played LIGHTS OUT.

Progress report: Cody was inactive the first three games after having knee surgery during training camp. The past two weeks he has gotten increased playing time and had a solid game against the Falcons with five tackles. Cody has a chance to become a force in the middle if he can manage his weight and stay healthy.

“I am appreciative of the confidence the City Commission has shown in me by my selection as Eastland’s next city manager. I will do my utmost to ensure they are rewarded for selecting me for the job. Together with the Commission and city staff I am confident we can continue to move the city forward as a place where people want to come and live, work and raise their family.

The Gators (26 3, 6 2 SEC) jumped out to an early 5 0 lead in the first and added a run in the second, three in the third and one in the fourth. Florida pitcher Alecia Ocasio stymied the Texas A (29 6, 3 2 SEC) offense, allowing just one hit, a triple to Samantha Show, while striking out six in five innings of work. 8 Texas A softball team fell to the sixth ranked Florida Gators, 10 0, Sunday night at KSP Stadium.

Ten years ago: Democrat Barack Obama and Republican John McCain won their respective parties primaries in Maryland, Virginia and the District of Columbia. General Motors reported losing $38.7 billion in 2007, a record annual loss in automotive history, and offered buyouts to 74,000 hourly workers. Character actor David Groh died in Los Angeles at age 68.

She also notes the stock trailing P/E multiple is below 10, compared to the market average near 15.now have governments around the world printing money, even if they are calling it something else, Shannon said. History, when humans debase currencies, stores of value like gold tend to appreciate. Risk: Gold has been pretty volatile in the US$1,400US$1,900 range.ENCANA CORP.

(AP Photo/David Goldman)ATLANTA (AP) Matt Ryan and Julio Jones teamed up for a dominant playoff performance, and the Atlanta Falcons ignored all those ghosts from the last half century.Now, they’re headed to the Super Bowl.Ryan threw for 392 yards and four touchdowns in another MVP worthy showing, while Jones shook off a lingering toe injury to haul in nine catches for 180 yards and two scores, leading the Falcons to a 44 21 blowout of the storied Green Bay Packers in the NFC championship game Sunday.Atlanta (13 5) will face either New England or Pittsburgh in the Feb. 5 Super Bowl in Houston. It will be only the second appearance in the Falcons’ 51 year history, the first coming 18 years ago with a team known as the “Dirty Birds.”They have never won an NFL championship.If Ryan and the league’s highest scoring offense keep playing like this, the AFC winner will sure have its hands full in the Lone Star State.

PULLMAN Since coming to the United States to play football and run track at Washington State University, Rueben Mayes has been a record setting running back, an Offensive Rookie of the Year and an NFL All Pro. Citizen at the federal courthouse in Spokane. His wife and three or four close friends will attend the ceremony..

Police should not be setting things up to try to entrap people, said Singleton. What they would be doing is having a marked cruiser off to the side of the road with its lights flashing and another vehicle there and using that basically as a pretext to lay this kind of a charge. Scotia RCMP is in the midst of a crackdown on motorists breaking the law.

Expanding the Working Income Tax Benefit program. The program is designed to account for the fact that when people go off government assistance and get a job, their paycheque may not be as high as government support and so there less incentive to work. The benefit seeks to make up some of that pay difference.

Todd Gurley plays on a terrible Rams offense, but has a tasty matchup against a Falcons defense that gives up the second most fantasy points in the league. Gurley hasn’t reached 100 yards in any game yet this season and probably still won’t Sunday, despite the matchup. But he should be able to score 10 or more points as an RB2/3..

All things being equal, I’ve gotta take the Browns as the home team. I think the loss of Suggs was evident in that Raiders game. Now the Ravens have had time to regroup but they’re playing a pretty sharp Bengals team that smells blood in the water. Originally a liquor store and lounge, this restaurant and bar first opened in 1985. With a raw bar, seafood and burgers, it’s bound to be crowded on game days. Quarterdeck offers daily food and drink specials.Home team: NoneTURN 3 SPORTS BARWhen we hear “Boca Raton,” we don’t think of laid back sports bars.