One of the many things I gained from spending time in the Middle East on the NFL USO Tour this spring, is an appreciation for America core values and an even greater appreciation for the men and women that defend those values. In being asked about our team decision on Sunday to stay in the locker room for the National Anthem, I used strong words to defend our right to make our own choices. Both my choice to spark dialogue for positive change and the fans choice to attend our games.
The campaign officially kicks off on Sept. 6 with “Footballentine’s Day,” where fans who sign up with Visa Checkout can send their loved ones free flowers as thanks for supporting them during the upcoming football season. Visa partnered with 1 800 Flowers for the promotion.
Called a Nisa Home drawing from the Arabic word for woman the renovated, four bedroom house centrally located in the city is officially open. No one is calling it home yet, but staff have already received word about a possible referral from another local agency, said project manager Mahwish Ayub. The foundation collects alms donated under Islamic practice for charitable purposes.
Oakland Raiders running back Marshawn Lynch (24) rushes past New England Patriots linebacker David Harris, center, during the first half of an NFL football game Sunday, Nov. 19, 2017, in Mexico City. (AP Photo/Rebecca Blackwell) Oakland Raiders running back Marshawn Lynch (24) rushes past New England Patriots linebacker David Harris, center, during the first half of an NFL football game Sunday, Nov.
McAdoo has done and said all the right things since being hired to replace Coughlin in January. The former offensive coordinator now must lead the whole team and find ways not to blow late leads. The 39 year old McAdoo has yet to say whether he continue calling offensive plays or hand it over to Mike Sullivan.
DT Clinton McDonald had the Bucs other sack Sunday, giving him five for the season, trailing only Gerald McCoy for the team lead. Howard, WR Bobo Wilson and OT Leonard Wester.. Keep it up: It’s been a good three weeks for the Colts’ defense. Inconsistent and vulnerable to gashing plays over the first seven games of the season, it has tightened the screws considerably over the last three. The per game averages against Cincinnati, Houston and Pittsburgh would rank among the NFL’s top 10: 293.3 total yards (6th), 80 rushing yards (4th), 19.3 points (9th).
Shortly after the devastating Hurricane hit Texas, Watt started a YouCaring fundraiser to help those affected. He had an initial goal of $200,000, which quickly grew. Individuals, as well as donations from The Tonight Show and H E B, raised more than $37 million.