But keeping Taylor for the 2017 and 2018 under his current contract is not an exorbitant price. His cap hit for 2017 would be 20th among NFL QBs. Granted, the Bills would be stuck with him for 2018, too. Foles fired four TD passes in his first start for the Eagles in place of the injured Carson Wentz, but has slumped miserably in his last two games. Still, the stage is set for Foles to oppose one of those Rams QBs at some point in January. The top seeded Eagles and second seeded Vikings both are one win from facing each other for a trip to the Super Bowl.
Super Bowl XXIX marked the first time a network charged north of $1 million for an in game spot. Just five years hence, ABC would go on to chalk up another Super Bowl record, becoming the first network to command $2 million for a 30 second slice of airtime in 2000. In a show of escalation unmatched since the Cold War, NBC hit $3 million in 2009, Fox surpassed $4 million in 2014 and CBS locked in a number of $5 million units in 2016..
Anthony Davis scored 17 points before rolling his left ankle and leaving in the third quarter, and the New Orleans Pelicans matched a franchise record with their 10th consecutive win, beating the Sacramento Kings 114 101 on Wednesday. Davis went down after battling Sacramento’s Kosta Koufos for a rebound. The five time All Star winced and grabbed at his ankle before slowly getting to his feet.
Orr has recovered and will be back at his middle linebacker spot for UNT’s season opener at LSU on Sept. 1. Senior Jeremy Phillips and junior Will Wright are expected to start at the outside linebacker spots, while Akunne will at least be a key backup, if not starting in place of Wright..
Creator Kurt Sutter, in an extended Twitter posting Thursday, called Lewis death tragic end for an extremely talented guy, who unfortunately had lost his way. Wish I could say that I was shocked by the events last night, but I was not, Sutter tweet said. Am deeply sorry that an innocent life had to be thrown into his destructive path.
If Mr. Antonick is awarded a cut of those profits, it will be a serious payday and serious financial headache for EA.”EA has already had its share of competitive headaches in recent years as the video game industry has dramatically changed with the emergence of online and mobile games. The company has taken various steps to cut costs, including employee layoffs, to bolster its bottom line.Last week, EA reported an adjusted net loss of $121 million, or 40 cents a share, for its fiscal first quarter on revenue of $495 million.