Isn’t every Tampa sports bar a Bucs bar? Yeah, pretty much. But Bilmar Station is different. It’s been around for years, and has at various times been the home for far flung fan clubs (local Philadelphia Eagles fans used to meet here); its ceiling is still festooned with the flags of various pro and college teams.
Alabama receiver Calvin Ridley vs. Georgia CB Deandre Baker: Alabama leans heavily on Ridley in the passing game. The junior has 59 catches for 935 yards to lead the Tide. NASHVILLE, TN (WSMV) A Tennessee Titans player has a personal stake in a new law designed to reduce deaths from drunk driving, and he says it may force fellow NFL players to take a look in the mirror.Tennessee will soon become the 18th state to require ignition interlock for drivers convicted of DUI for the first time.New Titans tight end Delaine Walker was playing in the Super Bowl with the San Francisco 49ers earlier this year, which would be a milestone for any NFL player.”I experienced something that was supposed to be the best day of my life. I played in the Super Bowl, but it turned into the worst day of my life,” Walker said.His aunt and uncle had parked on the side of the road on their way back to their hotel when a drunk driver hit their car.Their car caught fire, and both of them were killed instantly.”It hard to come up here and talk about it, because it just happened recently,” Walker said.Now, he supporting a new law that would require those who are convicted of drunk driving to have an ignition interlock device installed on their car.It taken years for this to become a reality for many who have experience loss at the hands of a drunk driver.”We very thrilled. It gives us another tool in our toolbox to prevent tragedy and get impaired drivers off the road,” said Tennessee Highway Patrol Col.
He led the Lumberjacks’ defensive front in his final season suiting up for the Purple and White, posting a team best 13.5 tackles for loss for negative 46 yards, including dishing out 3.5 sacks for a loss of 24 yards. In league play, Franklin’s 11.5 tackles for loss were fifth most in the conference as he tied for sixth in tackles for loss per game (1.28). Ranked 42nd nationally in tackles for loss per game (1.2) for the entire season, Franklin finished with the fifth most total tackles (55) on the team, including 27 solo stops.Prior to the 2017 season, Franklin was tabbed as the 31st most important player in Texas by Dave Campbell’s Texas Football.
Chicago had effectively harassed Washington quarterback Joe Theisman in its playoff victory a week earlier.But Sunday, Montana seemed to have an endless choice of options when the Bears came blitzing. He would roll out, or throw a screen pass, or scramble, or hand off to a running back on a delay.We tried to bring their defense up to us so we could run a hitch and go said 49ers receiver Dwight Clark, who caught four passes for 83 yards. I think out of our first 25 plays, maybe 12 were passes thrown off a three step drop.Still, many of the most effective plays for the 49ers came on the ground.