Indeed, the fight over Confederate statues is just a discrete and more understandable eruption of the larger trend. This stuff has been happening for decades. One of the first outbreaks involved the word “crusader.” The term hurt the feelings of people who didn’t know what they didn’t know.
Kareem Hunt of the Kansas City Chiefs finished with 1,782 scrimmage yards and 11 touchdowns, and Alvin Kamara of the Saints amassed 1,554 scrimmage yards and 13 touchdowns. Hunt led all players in rushing yards (1,327) and Kamara led all running backs in receiving yards (826). They both played on division champions, too.Quotable: “I think for me the expectation never really changed, regardless of where you come from.
WR: Brandin Cooks(New Orleans) It is an inexact science to pick Saints’ receivers since Drew Brees enjoys spreading the ball around, but there are a LOT of points to be shared. It has become painfully obvious that Marques Colston has significantly declined and Lance Moore is now on the Steelers. Coach Sean Payton loves Cooks’ versatility and will work him into the offense on the outside, in the slot, returning kicks and even in the backfield.
Better song. (Yeah, I said it.) New Buccaneer Gerald McCoy is introduced to the Radio City crowd and house emcee Alan Roach asks him what he’s looking forward to in Tampa Bay. He says “Hopefully, a Super Bowl.” And with that, he becomes the first comedian in New York City history to make everyone in Radio City Music Hall laugh in unison.
The pressure points for the owners have been a matter of some debate, with the argument that those money losing teams the number of which seems to vary depending on the source will lose less money with the doors closed and the windows shuttered. But the pendulum may shift in November, when NBC is scheduled to begin broadcasting games as part of its new agreement. And then there is the matter of HBO’s popular 24/7 series and the Winter Classic events, for which the NHL has reserved both Michigan Stadium in Ann Arbor and Comerica Park in Detroit..
N Buffalo Bills star defensive tackle Marcell Dareus was sent home for violating a team rule and didn play in Saturday night preseason game against the Ravens The team would not discuss specifics on the violation, but general manager Brandon Beane and first year coach Sean McDermott were obvious displeased. This isn the first time Dareus has been a distraction to the Bills. He been arrested twice and suspended twice since being selected in the first round ifn 2011 out of Alabama..