“We prepare for these situations and they’ll step up and make plays when we need them to,” Manning said. “When you get into the second half of the season, you need those rookies to step up and have a greater role. They’re not really rookies anymore.
“I’m a competitor,” Harris said. “You always want to go out there and show that you’re one of the best at your craft. To see guys putting up numbers, you like to think about yourself out there showing your own times and your reps and show where you stand and how you can separate yourself.
Yzerman had two major problems over the past 12 months. One was the pending free agency of Stamkos. Second was the disconnect between the club and young star Jonathan Drouin. In addition to the excitement of a packed home game, it was also Veterans Day weekend. The National Football League recognized those who have served with a special tribute, Military Appreciation Day. As the American flag was held across the field, a choir began singing the National Anthem.
We are successful, CETA will become the blueprint for all ambitious, future trade deals. If we are not, this could well be one of the last. Has been a rough year for the EU with Britain decision last summer to leave the bloc. Do not want to go in the record books that way by any stretch, Browns coach Hue Jackson said. Does. We did not set out for this to happen this way.
At just 5 foot 9 and 189 pounds, Verrett could be moved into the slot as a nickel corner in the NFL, but he sure made a strong case today for staying on the outside. He opened some eyes by finishing in the top three among all defensive backs in the 40 (4.38), vertical jump (39 inches) and broad jump (10 feet, 8 inches). Varrett was also a standout in coverage drills, showing good technique, quick feet and fluid change of direction.
12 will escort the bodies of two slain officers as they’re moved from a coroner’s office to separate funeral homes. Officials invited the public to line the route as the bodies are transported Monday to honor the officers. (City of Westerville via AP, File).
The Browns have not yet achieved the turnaround we wanted for a franchise and the best fans in the NFL, who deserve it more than any other in sports. I know that turnaround is coming. Survival would indicate he won a power struggle over Brown, the team former legal counsel who had no previous experience running a team..
In news that shocked nobody, the Philadelphia Eagles announced that Nick Foles will be the starter for the rest of the season. That means if for some reason you were holding on to Michael Vick, it’s time to abandon ship. This is also great news for Riley Cooper, who has thrived with Foles under centre..