Peter King of Sports Illustrated after Sunday’s NFL games: “In the past 365 days, the Titans are 13 4 and the Broncos 4 13. A year ago today, Denver was 6 0 and Tennessee 0 6.” . After that officiating botch job in Miami on Sunday, Randy Youngman of the Orange County Register wrote: “The Pittsburgh Steelers might have won a game they shouldn’t have won, because the zebras couldn’t tell who recovered Ben Roethlisberger’s fumble in the end zone, setting up a field goal for a 23 22 victory. Yeah, I couldn’t tell which of three Dolphins was on top of the ball, either.” .
When it comes to optics, the Bears struggle with the eye test. Take Monday’s heavy visibility of McCaskey and Phillips, who said they should be seen as “support resources” for Pace. Even if that is the reality, the perception views both longtime team officials as meddlers with a knack for getting in the way a characterization ignored by the Bears..
They have also beaten the 49ers right in Candlestick Park in a 10 9 defensive struggle earlier this year. In that game, Kaepernick threw for only 91 yards and was sacked six times for 45 yards in losses, resulting in a paltry 46 net yards passing. In his defence, he did not have Michael Crabtree and also lost Vernon Davis to a concussion in the second quarter.
Yes, running back (or maybe cornerback) could be a consideration here. But GM Dave Gettleman loves to invest in linemen, and Barnett could represent quite a return given how he tore (33 career sacks) up the Southeastern Conference for three years. And after giving up on DE Kony Ealy and hoping graybeards Julius Peppers and Charles Johnson will hold up in 2017, it’s probably time for Gettleman to find some fresh legs anyway..
WATERLOO (KWWL) What should have been a simple new hire approval at the February 5th meeting turned into a heated debate when Klein questioned the addition of a full time city mechanic position, which had already been approved in this year’s budget.”I have no problem with the process. I just have a problem with having it suggested that this is inevitable and that I have to vote one way, ” said Klein. “Here is another thing I have a problem with, the money that we had last year, we may not have this coming year.
30 when she passed a 2011 Ford F150 pickup truck driven by Ronald E. Deck, 68, of Warsaw. 30.. Also dying in 2013 was a man whose invention you may hold as you read this. Doug Engelbart, who died in July, invented the computer mouse and developed other technology that changed the way people work, play and communicate. Others from the world of science and technology who died this year included the Manhattan Project’s Donald F.