Heading into the 2016 season as the most experienced defensive back in the Ohio State secondary, Conley was a headache for opposing quarterbacks. He allowed only 37 percent of passes he faced to be completed. At the combine, Conley outlined his best attribute as “the ability to play press man and versatility at nickel and…Read More Conley outlined his best attribute as “the ability to play press man and versatility at nickel and corner.
Daryl Morey, the general manager of the Houston Rockets, receives much more praise and criticism than most NBA executives. That’s because he draws a lot more attention than most of his colleagues. From his active Twitter account to his role organizing the MIT Sloan Sports Analytics Conference to his innate ability to draw high-profile media…Read More The Rockets’ greatest strength is they always have a vision
The Toronto Raptors tried — they really tried! — to blow the enormous 25-point lead they held over Milwaukee in the second half. In a closeout Game 6, the Raptors saw their lead be hemorrhaged slowly until the Bucks actually took a lead with a few minutes left in the game. It would have been…Read More DeMar DeRozan saves the Raptors with an incredible dagger dunk
Doctson played in two games last year, catching two passes. With Washington’s top two receivers opting to leave in free agency, Doctson should carve out a larger role in the offense in 2017 — though Soccer Cheap Jerseys Pryor’s arrival could hamper any breakout. The Bengals don’t often give rookies ample playing time, but Jackson…Read More The Bengals don’t often give rookies ample playing time
Ohio State cornerback Gareon Conley was not in Philadelphia and did not attend the draft after a story broke Tuesday that he is under investigation in Cleveland for alleged sexual assault. Things became deeply unsettling when it came time for ESPN to discuss the Raiders’ selection, because Jon Gruden and Louis Riddick came to his…Read More Gareon Conley’s sexual assault investigation was handled irresponsibly by networks during the draft
For years, the NFL Draft wasn’t anything more than a stuffy meeting in a hotel ballroom in New York City. Then it evolved to an event in Radio City Music Hall where Jets fans would be the most vocal (read: upset). From 1961-2014 the draft was held in NYC in one venue or another. Then,…Read More Philadelphia was actually a great NFL Draft host
Offensive line was a strength just a few years ago, at the end of the Jim Harbaugh era, anchored by left tackle Joe Staley. Now Staley is older (33 in August) and top guards Alex Boone and Mike Iupati are long gone. There’s one recent solution in 2016 first-rounder Josh Garnett at right Baseball Jerseys…Read More Rooney credited his father with teaching him the value of relationships and to treat people