Slight hangover...no scratches or cuff marks...note from wife about snoring...VICTORY!
Ezekiel Elliott's appeal hearing has finally ended.
Under the rules, the arbitrator has five working days to release his ruling. Pressure from both sides is coming to have it decided by Monday.
Most of the comments under Schefter's tweet
Today is the last day of the regular season at The Nat, so forgive me if the preview is short. I'm excited because people will be throwing their unused gift certificates at us, and the kegs we don't drain we drink! I'm taking a cab home because I anticipate being
The Lions have agreed to pay Matt Stafford $135 million in a five-year extension.
That's $27 million per year, or 16% of the team's 2017 salary cap if the rules were strictly followed.
It includes a $50 million signing bonus, with a bunch of cap-affecting tricks like bonuses
Getting an early start to missing part of the season, Vontaze Burfict is facing a suspension for an illegal hit back in the Bengals second pre-season game versus the Chiefs.
If it happens, his repeat offender status will result in it being five games, and cost Burfict $882,353 in
Tony Romo will miss Friday's Chiefs-Seahawks game because his son was born last night. Good for him.
Little Jones McCoy Romo joins older brothers Hawkins & Rivers in the Romo playpen.
I'm guessing the name is a tribute to JERRAL, and an unsilent thank-you for the bonus money
ESPN says ankle sprain, but OBJ & the Giants are getting an MRI just to be sure.
And just to pour on the salt, PFT questions whether OBJ should have held out, to avoid the preseason bumps & bruises...and given them copy to talk about his petulance.
Well, there's a couple of "games" tonight, featuring "starters" that will "play" almost an entire quarter. Except for the guys who are hurt or facing suspension, which eats up most blog coverage.
Game preview: Colts at Cowboys
Peeling back the layers of congealed gravy over at Stampede Blue, you find a fan
Ezekiel Elliott's appeal is scheduled for August 29th.
And he may have something more credible than the "crazy bitch" defence first alluded to yesterday:
Texts involving using a sex tape as blackmail.
Separate texts involving false accusations about domestic violence.
Harold Henderson, the arbiter who also handled the
I hope you got outside, and it was nice where you live.
Rain is forecast for Vancouver tonight and into Sunday, and none of us can fucking wait. This goddamned smoke is killing the summer. The last few days have been humid as fuck, and the reflective properties of the smoke
Branden Albert now wants to unretire & play for the Jags.
News he might have to repay a $3.4 million signing bonus will do that to a fella.
Jags management instead are keeping him on the "reserve/retired" list, having moved him over from the more vague "left team"
Today is July 13, which prompted this internal dialogue:
LOGIC: The Hall of Fame Game is in 25 days.
COMMON SENSE: We're almost there. Up top! *raises hand*
EMOTIONS: *loud eye roll* Will you, uh, geniuses EVER understand that you can only live in the present. *walking away* Ess emm eich. Ess emm God