There are doubters, but that’s nothing new for Grimes. Even after rushing for a state best 39 touchdowns and 1,965 yards as a senior at Bear River, few Division I schools took notice. Grimes opted to walk on at Nevada, where he started his career as a defensive back before settling in at linebacker for his senior year..
FILE Miami Dolphins fullback Rob Konrad high steps into the end zone as he scores against the Carolina Panthers in the second half in this Sunday, Nov. 4, 2001 file photo taken in Miami. Coast Guard reports that Konrad had gone fishing alone Wednesday after being dropped off at a Boca Raton dock.
In Favre’s rear view, however, there’s a more potent force than Ripken’s Kemp: Peyton Manning is now at 216 entering the week. That mark serves as the longest ever to begin a career. Should Manning start every game for the remainder of 2010 and then each contest for the next five year (going with the current 16 game schedule), the Indy quarterback would be at 307 consecutive starts.
Knew something wasn quite right with him, said the Windsor woman. Was also very forgetful and everything became a pattern with him. He would have to leave the house early in the morning if he was going to pay bills and be back by a certain time because time just seemed to be important.
N Ryan Tannehill was back at the Miami Dolphins complex Monday, his left knee injury less serious than first feared. The injury was diagnosed as a sprained ACL and MCL, coach Adam Gase said, meaning Tannehill will avoid surgery. It remains unlikely he play again this season, and Matt Moore will make his first start since 2011 on Saturday against the New York Jets.
Foles fired four TD passes in his first start for the Eagles in place of the injured Carson Wentz, but has slumped miserably in his last two games. Still, the stage is set for Foles to oppose one of those Rams QBs at some point in January. The top seeded Eagles and second seeded Vikings both are one win from facing each other for a trip to the Super Bowl.
“I went running after work this morning. A voice in my head kept saying, “Do you believe it can happen?” As a trainer I’ve run in a zillion races, I keep those voices out of my head,” said Tom Amoss, Lone Sailor’s trainer. “You only win a few of these really big ones, so I tried to ignore that.James Harden scored 27 points in three quarters and the Houston Rockets routed the New Orleans Pelicans 114 91 on Saturday night for their eighth straight victory..