Five days after the beleaguered Roberto Aguayo got cut after missing a PAT and a field goal, new Bucs kicker Nick Folk had a PAT blocked and missed a field goal. While coach Dirk Koetter didn’t look happy after Nick Folk missed a 47 yard field goal Thursday, no kicker is automatic from that range. Folk has proven to be a solid (but not great) kicker over his 10 year career.
MALIK HOOKER: The Ohio State All American safety will miss the combine after undergoing hernia surgery. He returned three of his seven interceptions for TDs last season when he also made 74 tackles and broke up 11 passes. Ohio State co defensive coordinator Greg Schiano has compared the 6 foot 2, 205 pounder to former NFL All Pro safety Ed Reed..
Underdog Holly Holm pulled off a stunning upset against the undefeated Ronda Rousey at theUFC 193 in Novemberto become the new Women’s Bantamweight Champion. “Ronda’s been a very dominant champ and she’s taken the sport to new levels. This fight wouldn’t’ve happened if she hadn’t accomplished what she’s accomplished, so I have a lot of respect for her,” she said..
They been with us through it all and we not just going out to grab quick money and try to promote for the Games. A decision that could ripple across the Olympic movement, Olympians picked up some heavyweight support in the push for more commercial opportunities from the competition regulator in Germany. Its Federal Cartel Office said in December that it suspects the IOC and the German Olympic committee of their dominant position and called their advertising rules restrictive.
While he got out of the first game without a turnover it been an avalanche since. Glennon has thrown five interceptions and fumbled three times in the last three games, with the worst outing coming against the Packers. In a forgettable Thursday night performance, which could be his last in a Bears uniform, Glennon fumbled on the first play of the game then did so again later in the first quarter..
Birch said the players will be interviewed on the first day of training camp. League investigators will meet with Clay Matthews and Julius Peppers of the Packers when Green Bay’s camp opens on July 26. Pittsburgh linebacker James Harrison will be interviewed on July 29, when the Steelers hold their first practice, Birch said..
“I appreciate Charlie’s contributions to the Tennessee football program during the last 22 months,” said Dooley. “Charlie has made an incredibly positive impact toward our efforts to build a strong foundation for future success. He has had an excellent career as a coach, and I am grateful for his efforts during his time at Tennessee.”.