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Indianapolis went 52-34 with Grigson at the helm, but ultimately bad personnel decisions cost him his job. Grigson used first-round picks on Bjoern Werner and Phillip Dorsett; he signed Andre Johnson and Trent Cole as free agents; and he traded a first-round pick to Cleveland for Trent Richardson.

Following her breakup with NFL coach Kenan Smith last fall, the Olympic skier is said to be dating Predators defenseman P.K. Subban, according to Terez Owens. The insider spilled Vonn, 33, has been spending a bit of time in Nashville. She even made the trek to Colorado on Sunday for the Predators’ 5-0 win over the Avalanche to advance to the second round of the playoffs, which she documented on her Instagram story.

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The reality remains that the Giants and Beckham at some point will need to come to terms on a new contract. If they don’t, Beckham possibly won’t participate in any on-field activities. Which keeps a possible trade at least on the radar screen; if the Giants aren’t willing to give Beckham the contract he wants, the Giants need to send him to a team that will.
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The Ugly: Mud Bowl, Buttfumble, IK Enemkpali.

Forty-nine years after Super Bowl III, Mike Maccagnan and the Jets, with the third Authentic Allen Iverson Jersey pick, will be drafting their next franchise quarterback Thursday night. (Broadway Baker Mayfield, anyone?)

Richard Todd: The worst quarterback he could have followed was Namath, and the worst place he could have followed Namath was New York. Just because you too are a first-round draft pick from Alabama doesn’t guarantee you anything. And flipping fans the bird is never the way to win friends and influence people, according to a source familiar with the thinking of a former beat reporter Todd smashed into a locker. Neither is throwing five picks in the Mud Bowl. In eight seasons as a Jet, he threw 110 TDs and 123 INTs.

Browns take Baker Mayfield No. 1 overall

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It wasn’t until a few days ago that anyone thought Baker Mayfield had a chance to go No. 1 overall. The Browns kept the choice close to their vest until word leaked that they had narrowed it to the Oklahoma quarterback and Wyoming’s Josh Allen.
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Elite Youth Laken Tomlinson Jersey Browns owner John Dorsey told coach Hue Jackson his decision earlier this week, PFT reported Wednesday, and the team made it official when they selected Mayfield.

Dorsey didn’t hide the fact that he liked Mayfield, praising the quarterback publicly, even defending Mayfield’s character in January.

The inevitable comparisons to Manziel not only will continue but will increase with Mayfield headed to the Browns. Mayfield has only one way to end them 鈥?by winning.

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The roster moves led to talk of tanking and of Suck for Sam when Darnold was viewed as the consensus No. 1 player. The Jets went 5-11, and that was viewed as a failure by some fans, who wanted the No. 1 pick. Instead, the Jets played their way into the No. 6 pick. Then, on March 17, Maccagnan made his move, trading away three second-round picks over the next two years to the Colts to move up to No. 3.

Now, whom are the Jets taking?

Ballard also stressed that Luck is not pressing to get back in the same way he did before missing all of last season and that the team is confident in his return to action. He further illustrated that by pointing to the trade with the Jets that moved the Colts from No. 3 to No. 6 in the first round and saying he thinks that shows they are very confident about the quarterback’s progress.

Ballard said he’s also open to moving further down the draft board. After initially feeling like he wouldn’t want to fall out of the Top 10, Ballard said that he’s more willing to do so because the team has identified eight non-quarterbacks they believe are premium players at the top of the draft.

A trade down that nets one of them and more picks to fill out a thin roster would work well, but the benefits may be harder to see on the field if the Colts’ bet on Luck goes the other way again this year.

There was silver lining in Yankees’ Gleyber Torres’ hitless debut

When you control the zone as a major-league hitter, you have a chance to have success. That’s when your swing is going to come out and over time if you’re doing that, the results will be there.

The Yankees challenged first base umpire Ted Barrett’s decision that Tyler Austin was out on an infield grounder in the eighth inning and his team comfortably ahead.

Shortstop Lourdes Gurriel Jr.’s throw took first baseman Justin Smoak way off the bag. Video showed that Smoak was seemingly at least 6 inches off the base when he received the throw.

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“Yeah,” he said. “A little bit.”

However, there might have been reason for skepticism, he said.

Boone said that coaching assistant Brett Weber, who closes watches video and makes most of the challenge recommendations, felt he had some reason to doubt the Yankees would be successful.

“But then we got word from under that Webby didn’t feel great about it,” Boone said. “I guess there was a (video) shot where — maybe a split second earlier where it was kind of borderline whether you were going to overturn it. It’s one of those that if he’s called safe, he’s probably safe. If he’s called out — I haven’t looked at all the replays yet, but that was my understanding of it. I just hope that call is being made not with the idea that I’ve got replay behind me but we’re grinding through and making the best call we can.” steelers_124

Dez Bryant’s agent says receiver looking forward to fresh start

Dez Bryant’s representation released a statement following his release from the Cowboys.
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Dez and Jerry Jones met earlier today, Kim Miale of Roc Nation Sports said, via NFL Media. He was informed that the Cowboys intend to move in another direction. It is a bittersweet time for Dez because he loved playing for the Dallas Cowboys, but he is looking forward to a fresh start with a new organization. We are currently exploring all options.

I don’t mean to knock any player or anybody, but I just don’t want to be one of those guys in Year 10, or even after that, I’m still trying to find a team that’s winning and playing in January and February. I want to win now and be a part of a winning culture now and I want to get to the Super Bowl now. That’s really why I chose Green Bay.

This was not an easy decision. It was made based upon doing what we believe is in the best interest of the Dallas Cowboys. We arrived at this crossroad collectively with input from several voices within the organization. Ultimately we determined it was time to go in a new direction.

Ultimately, they decided a $16.5 million cap number was too much for a guy who caught 69 passes last year, and hasn’t been the same kind of threat the last three season since signing his contract extension.

According to multiple reports, the Cowboys didn’t offer a pay cut, and don’t plan to designate him as a post-June 1 cut to spread the cap hit out. That makes this a clean slate for the team, and a chance for Bryant to exact some revenge if he chooses.
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Vegas, the third expansion team since 1968-69 to clinch a playoff berth, awaits the winner of the series between Anaheim and San Jose, which the Sharks lead 3-0.
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The Kings managed just three goals in the series and lacked offensive punch from Kopitar (one goal) and wingers Brown and Tyler Toffoli (no goals).

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Will Giants pass on a quarterback?

The most recent reporting regarding the Giants’ plan for the second overall pick was simple: Quarterback Sam Darnold if he’s there; otherwise, running back Saquon Barkley or defensive end Bradley Chubb.
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I don’t think Dave will take a quarterback, the unnamed said. I don’t see it. I could see Chubb putting on that gold jacket. I could see [guard Quenton] Nelson putting on that gold jacket. Barkley, no question. If you have a crystal ball and say, ‘This guy is gonna be an annual All-Pro and make it to the Hall of Fame,’ Barkley would be the No. 1 guy.

Here’s another factor to consider: The ongoing presence of Eli Manning. As Hall of Fame coach Tony Dungy explained last month on PFT Live, the Giants should ignore the potential awkwardness arising from putting a rookie with Eli if they believe the rookie will become a star player. If they don’t believe any of the quarterbacks will become stars, they should take a player at another position whom they believe will be a star.
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And so, as Bryant looks for a new team on a belated basis, his No. 1 factor should be finding a quarterback who will throw the ball in his direction far more frequently that Dak did.

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Carlos Martinez’s changeup was too much for the reeling Reds.

The St. Louis right-hander struck out a season-high 11 in seven shutout innings and Harrison Bader’s two-run home run helped the Cardinals complete their first four-game sweep in Cincinnati since 1949 with a 3-2 win on Sunday.
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After waiting through a rain delay of 2 hours, 36 minutes, Martinez allowed two hits and four walks while helping send the Reds to their eighth consecutive loss, one short of matching their longest losing streak of last season.
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The Cardinals have won five of their past six games.

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Bader drove Homer Bailey’s 1-0 pitch into the right field seats for an opposite-field homer with two outs in the second inning. The opposite-field shot was his first in four big league homers. He credited the experience he gained in 32 games with St. Louis last season.

Oladipo was the best player on the court Sunday, when Indiana beat Cleveland 98-80 to go up 1-0 in their first-round series. He scored a game-high 32 points on 11-for-19 shooting (6-for-9 from 3) and added six rebounds, four assists and four steals in the wire-to-wire victory.

Gilbert’s remark got back to Oladipo, who said Sunday that he was aware of it.

You could say it added fuel Jamie Langenbrunner Womens Jersey to the fire, I guess you could say, Oladipo said after Game 1. But that was so long ago. It came up recently, obviously, because we were playing the Cavs in the series, but I’m aware of what he said. Can’t control his opinion. All I’m focused on is myself and becoming the best Victor Oladipo possible.

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Sunday marked just the second nationally televised game for the Pacers all season, with the other coming when George made his return to Indiana with the Thunder. Oladipo certainly made the Pacers worth watching in Game 1.

Eric Reid is changing his national anthem plans at a (not so) curious time.

The free agent safety made it known Thursday he will not protest during the anthem this upcoming season. Last week Reid questioned whether teams were avoiding him in free agency because he’s “protested systemic oppression” by kneeling for the anthem the past two seasons. In 2016, he did so beside quarterback Colin Kaepernick, who has gone unsigned since opting out of his contract last March.

Reid said after his brother Justin’s pro day at Stanford that he will remain active in protesting injustice, but will take a different approach than doing it during the anthem.

“I don’t think it will be in the form of protesting during the anthem, and I say ‘during’ because it’s crazy that the narrative got changed that we were protesting the anthem,” Reid explained. “That wasn’t the case. But I think we’re going to take a different approach to how to be active.”

The Post reported this week the Giants were not (yet) sold on the hyped quarterback class, and with a furious rebuilding job that seems structured more to win now than win years from now, selecting a quarterback to groom with their jewel of a pick would seem off-schedule.

The other theorized top picks who would be in play at No. 2 would be running back Saquon Barkley and offensive guard Quenton Nelson. With teams jockeying for the likes of Sam Darnold, Josh Rosen, Josh Allen and Baker Mayfield, a trade down also could be in play.

But by clearing Pierre-Paul from a defense that is shifting from a 4-3 to a 3-4 under new defensive coordinator James Bettcher, the Giants suddenly have a large gap at defensive end opposite Olivier Vernon.

“I feel like I’m a top-five-caliber player,” Chubb, who recorded 10 sacks for the second consecutive season last year, recently told Sports Illustrated, “but if I get drafted seventh, eighth, it doesn’t matter to me.”
The Giants have been watching him. Defensive line coach Gary Emanuel was spotted at Chubb’s N.C. State Pro Day on Monday.

“Honor to meet you, Coach Belichick.”

Bartolo Colon, 44, takes perfect game into 8th inning vs. Astros

Bartolo Colon, who turns 45 next month, flirted with history Sunday night, taking a perfect game into the eighth inning against the World Series champion Houston Astros.
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A leadoff walk to Carlos Correa and a Josh Reddick double ended the bid by Colon, who would have become the oldest pitcher to throw a no-hitter.

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I don’t ever think about what age I am or who is facing me, Colon said through an interpreter. I always try to do my job, and I always feel happy doing my job, and that’s what I think about.

Two outs later, Colon was removed with the score tied at 1, having thrown 96 pitches while lowering his season ERA to 1.45.

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Prosecutors say Grow got millions in illegal payments for recruiting patients who were covered by the Tricare health insurance program for the U.S. Department of Defense, which services veterans.

Grow played two NFL seasons with the Jacksonville Jaguars and Kansas City Chiefs.

Roark and Matz are pitching for the first time since Friday. Roark took the loss after allowing two runs (one earned) over six innings as the Nationals fell to the Colorado Rockies 2-1. Meanwhile, Matz earned his first win in more than nine months despite giving up four runs (three earned) over 5 1/3 innings as the Mets edged the Milwaukee Brewers 6-5.

Roark is 7-2 with a 3.13 ERA in 18 career games (12 starts) against the Mets. He has defeated Brandon Coleman Authentic Jersey New York more than any other opponent except the Braves, against whom Roark also has seven wins. He has already faced the Mets once this year, giving up five hits and five runs in five innings without getting a decision in the Mets’ 6-5, 12-inning victory April 8.

Mark Murphy: Kickoffs face elimination if the play doesn’t get safer

Kickoffs must get safer or else. The or else, according to Packers president Mark Murphy, is the competition committee’s recommendation to eliminate the play.
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Owners voted this week to make the touchback rule permanent, with a touchback putting the ball at the 25-yard line, but that has done little to nothing to mitigate the safety risk.

Playing football in the NFL is not something that’s promised. So you have to make sure you stay ready, Griffin said. I kept the faith and made sure I did my part, so when God manifested the opportunity, I was ready for it.

Looking trim and poised, wearing a white shirt and a deep blue suit (no tie, but with a pocket square), Griffin spoke excitedly about rekindling a career that once seemed destined to be remarkable. It mght still turn out that way 鈥?he’s only 28 years old 鈥?but for now Griffin is playing behind a quarterback who’s missed six starts over a 10-year career.

I knew coming into this situation that this is Joe’s team, he said. I’m excited about the opportunity to learn from him. Whatever capacity the coaches ask me to help, that’s what I’m here to do. I’m here to compete. I’m here to get better every single Terrence Ross Jersey day.

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Meredith didn’t play last year, after tearing his ACL during the preseason. He caught 66 passes for 888 yards and four touchdowns in 2016.

The Bears have already spent heavily at the position this offseason, signing Allen Robinson and Taylor Gabriel.

Saints restricted free agent wideout Willie Snead also visited the Ravens, so they could be looking for options in case he signs an offer sheet.

The Texans re-signed inside linebacker and special teams contributor Ben Heeney on Monday, Aaron Wilson of the Houston Chronicle reports. They also cut receiver Deante’ Gray.

Kaelin Clay shuffles back to Buffalo

Kaelin Clay is running a comeback route.
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According to Ian Rapoport of the NFL Network, the free agent wide receiver has signed with the Bills.

Clay signed with the Panthers last April, but they traded him to the Bills in September for cornerback Kevon Seymour. But when the Bills waived Clay in October, the Panthers claimed him back.

That said, the redemption angle carries plenty of weight. Which is ultimately why this article was written. And which is ultimately why you’ve read it.

Joe Mauer is showing flashes of his former self as an offensive force, with a .962 OPS and more walks than strikeouts. If he can put up a strong year along with Brian Dozier and Miguel Sano behind him, the front third of the Twins’ lineup could be among the best in the majors. — Woolums
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Not to rain on Pittsburgh’s parade, but when five of your six wins are against the Tigers and Reds, and your biggest early-season accomplishment is a home split against the Twins, it might not inspire people to be believers. That said, in the first year without Andrew McCutchen since 2008, Pittsburgh is averaging 6.4 runs per game. — Woolums

Instead, Jensen put together an impressive season and ended up playing like one of the best centers in the league. The Bucs responded by giving Jensen a four-year, $42 million deal with $22 million guaranteed, the latter of which would be a record for a center if it’s fully guaranteed at signing.

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