Marcus Peters, CB, Kansas City. (Ronald Darby

Marcus Peters, CB, Kansas City. (Ronald Darby, CB, Buffalo). Kicked off the University of Washington football team in 2014, Peters carried a checkered past into the NFL. Then, he made it seem like a distant memory with his play on the field. He performed as well as any cornerback, including…

Second, just because you are a professional a

Second, just because you are a professional athlete doesn’t mean you don’t get to be a citizen, too. We don’t tell accountants, for example, that they can’t express their opinions on politics and the culture more broadly, right? So why should we be in the business of telling professional athletes?…

It’s important to get a clear, public picture

It’s important to get a clear, public picture of how bad this is, how high up it went and whether other patients were abused. The person most likely to get answers is state Sen. Heather Somers, R Groton, co chair of the public health committee, who has already called for…

„I’m in a position to make my dreams a realit

„I’m in a position to make my dreams a reality,“ Kirk said of playing in the NFL. „I’m on the radar, but I’m not in the position I would like to be in. I can’t do nothing but work and I did all the drills to the best of my…

WR Demaryius Thomas had 105 catches and 1,304

WR Demaryius Thomas had 105 catches and 1,304 yards receiving in regular season to become first in team history with four straight 1,200 yard seasons. Broncos were No. 1 in total defense (283.1 yards per game) and pass defense (199.6). Broncos‘ roster contains 45 players who’ve appeared in combined 206…

14, 2017″ > >Bob Weinstein says he had no ide

14, 2017″ > >Bob Weinstein says he had no idea brother Harvey is he accused of beingThe brother of disgraced movie mogul Harvey Weinstein and co founder of the company now struggling to survive says he had no idea „the type of predator“ his brother is accused of being. The…

Like so many Americans, I was shocked and dis

Like so many Americans, I was shocked and disgusted when I first saw San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick sitting down for the playing of our national anthem as a protest against social injustice. In the weeks since, it seems like every time I turn on my TV to watch…

This year’s dip began with a 13 percent drop

This year’s dip began with a 13 percent drop for the Patriots Chiefs opener on a Thursday night. It extended through the weekend, interrupted only by a strong Sunday night showing for New York Giants Dallas Cowboys, is being attributed to Hurricanes Harvey and Irma, which caused chaos in strong…

The penalty helped the Huskers keep possessio

The penalty helped the Huskers keep possession and eventually score a touchdown. Your Connecticut teachers‘ pension is in a crisis and almost no one knows it or isn’t willing to talk about it. And that has changed in only a couple of years. By then, though, they had encountered every…

I think Bradford looks good and he can still

I think Bradford looks good and he can still sling the rock a growing comfort in Minnesota this year should see this former first overall draft pick able to open up the playbook a little more in 2017. Watching football gets me angry and all charged up. While they have…