Last season, there was much gnashing of teeth and rending of garments as NFL ratings went retrograde. During the first nine weeks of the 2016 season, overall deliveries fell 12% versus the year ago period, thanks in large part to a string of significant ratings declines in the primetime packages. Household ratings for NBC’s “Sunday Night Football” dropped 20% in the nine weeks before the presidential election, while ESPN’s “Monday Night Football” fell 19% in the network’s target demo of adults 25 to 54, and the multi network “Thursday Night Football” package fared little better.
I can only read Braille, he said.Still, he never misses a beat. Lee is a motivational speaker using the pain he’s overcome for a purpose.”You can overcome any task put before you with the proper guidance and that’s what this is about, Lee said.He’s referring to the Boys 2 Men conference happening Saturday, a free event targeted to boys and teens all across our area to help keep them on the right track.Among the guest speakers Former Seattle Seahawks player Michael Robinson.The event comes just days after a teenager was killed by gun violence on Richmond’s Northside, the third teenager to die in Richmond within two weeks.”I grew up in prison and that’s nothing I’m proud to say but they say in every lesson, there’s a blessing, said Brandon Smith.He was just released from an 11 year sentence for robbery. He’s speaking at the event Saturday so others won experience what he has.”When you’re incarcerated, you don’t have a say.
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Dolphins defender Larry Gordon (50) lands on top of Riggins. Washington retained possession, setting up a touchdown when officials ruled the ball dead after Riggins’ run. (AP Photo). He called the loss to Miami his most painful as a Bills coach, and the second most painful in his 20 NFL seasons as a coach or assistant. Ryan also second guessed some of the decisions he made during the game, including punting from his own 41 with a little over four minutes left in overtime. He said he hoped the loss wouldn become his defining moment in Buffalo..
Now, back to Ottawa er, Toronto where Melnyk did acknowledge that he must accept the criticism that comes with a lost season, telling Richardson that that the price of being the top of the food chain. Praised the fans for their passion and their understanding of the game, of recognizing a bad trade when they see one. Smart move, there, pumping the tires of his audience.