Elsewhere: The New Orleans Saints won their eighth straight game in thrilling fashion, defeating the Washington Redskins 34 31 in overtime. Everything is rosy right now in the Big Easy, but the Saints did suffer a major setback on Sunday with the injury to edge rusher Alex Okafor, who is out for the remainder of the season with a torn achilles. Okafor was a huge factor in the Saints’ improved defense, balancing out fellow pass rusher and former Bear Cameron Jordan, coming up with 4.5 sacks and playing on nearly all defensive snaps.
NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell says players aren’t trying to be “disrespectful to the flag” when they kneel during the National Anthem. But the league still believes they should stand. Goodell, speaking to reporters after a two day owners meeting in New York, announced no plans to change the league’s policy.
Preston, 26, was a member of the Tennessee Titans for three seasons (2011 13) and appeared in 11 career NFL games, posting 10 receptions for 96 yards and two touchdowns. He also spent time with the Miami Dolphins in 2015, and had two stints in the Arena Football League with the Utah Blaze (2011) and San Jose SaberCats (2014). The 6 5, 220 pound native of Cleveland, Ohio, played 39 games over four seasons at Heidelberg University, accumulating 167 receptions for 2,748 yards and 27 touchdowns..
Later Friday, the troublemakers called Dominik on another phone. Upon getting him, by chance Nix called back on the original cellphone. The pranksters put the GMs on speakerphone so the GMs could talk to each other and the pranksters not only listened in but recorded their conversation as the GMs talked shop for six minutes..
There will be eight teams participating in the season opening tournament, with two time reigning champion and No. 1 seed Miami (Golfstat Ranking No. 54), No. My lifetime, at the time, I was an advocate of economic development and building our own communities and making our communities the cleanest and safest and business wise the most productive. I was looking at what advances a group of people in America and economic development and education seemed to be the things that would benefit us the most to practice and would be the things that we would control. That how I looked at it.
In this Thursday, Jan. 19, 2017, photo, Christina Divigard, managing director at advertising agency Valvespring, poses for a portrait at her office in Midtown Manhattan. When Divigard started the agency, she bought accounting software and began keeping the company’s books herself.