Ryan Clark is one of the best big hitting free safeties from the Pittsburgh Steelers. He’s gotten more fines for big hits on receivers than any free safety in the league. Darren Sharper and Antrel Rolle are other free safeties that have made a big impact in the NFL.
In fact, The Da Vinci Code, Dan Brown’s 2003 best selling thriller, was hinged on that very premise: a secret bloodline had sprung from the union between Jesus and Mary.Of course, there have been various discoveries of ‘new’ gospels over the years and allegations about a romantic relationship between Jesus and Mary Magdalene have persisted for centuries.Indeed, they have frequently been explored in popular culture. For example, in the Fifties, the book The Last Temptation Of Christ suggested that the pair married after Jesus was taken down from the cross. Martin Scorsese turned the idea into a film of the same name in 1988.However, this new book focuses on a story to be found in a manuscript dating back to 570 AD and written in Syriac a Middle Eastern literary language used between the 4th and 8th centuries and related to Aramaic, the language spoken by Jesus.Written on vellum treated animal skin it had been in the archives of the British Library for about 20 years, where it was put after the British Museum had originally bought it in 1847 from a dealer who said he had obtained it from the ancient St Macarius Monastery in Egypt.For the past 160 years, the document has been studied by a few scholars but has been considered pretty unremarkable.But then Simcha Jacobovici, an Israeli Canadian film maker, and Barrie Wilson, a professor of religious studies in Toronto, took a look.
Notwithstanding their on field rivalry and different backgrounds Schmidt is white and grew up in middle class Bakersfield, Calif. The two became lifelong friends. Schmidt describes Wood as black brother from another mother. Seahawks FB/TE/DL Will Tukuafu had the first touchdown of his six year career, a 1 yard run that cut Arizona’s lead to 19 7 in the second quarter. He also converted a fourth and inches out of a run in I formation ahead of Marshawn Lynch in the third quarter. He and fellow former 49er Demarcus Dobbs, a Seahawks DT, were the last two to talk to Iupati before the ambulance drove him off the field to the hospital..
I didn’t want to put him out there in The Swamp. I want him to continue to develop. As a coaching staff, we feel good about him. But Lynch’s final season should not diminish his meaning to what Seattle has become. “He’s a guy that’s been a great leader in terms of his physical nature on the football field and his approach to the game. He has a cool, calming presence out there,” Wilson said at the end of the season.