The Giants’ Organized Team Activities begin on May 21. A week before that, another type of organized activities involving the Giants will get rolling.
The lawsuit alleging that quarterback Eli Manning committed memorabilia fraud remains scheduled to head to trial on May 14.
The England and Wales Cricket Board is to adopt the Rooney Rule as part of an action plan aimed at boosting engagement with south Asian communities. Cricket’s version of the Rooney Rule, named after the former owner of the Pittsburgh Steelers in the National Football League in the United States, will ensure at least one applicant from black, Asian or minority ethnic (BAME) backgrounds will be interviewed for any coaching position. The Football Association announced it would adopt its own version of the rule for roles within the England set-up in January.
ECB chief executive Tom Harrison cites the measure as a really important element of the governing body’s national action plan. This is one of 11 recommendations we’re starting from today after this long consultation process, Harrison told Sky Sports News.
Saturday, they gave him an understudy.
With the 101st overall pick and the first of the fourth round, the Panthers took Indiana tight end Ian Thomas. The Panthers acquired the pick last night, when the Packers wanted to move up to 89th.
Thomas is a raw prospect who has 28 career receptions, but he’s a good athlete, and the Panthers don’t need him to be an immediate contributor. They were actively pursuing free agents to go with Olsen (Eric Ebron and Luke Willson), and two-tight end sets will be a part of what coordiantor Norv Turner wants to do.
Benjamin’s career wound up being up and down, and he was traded to Buffalo by interim GM Marty Hurney three months after GM Dave Gettleman was fired.
In exchange, the Panthers received third- and seventh-round picks in 2018.
Kony Ealy had both his coming out and going away party in Super Bowl 50, where he recorded three sacks and an interception.
Instead of turning into Carolina’s newest D-line star, he was off the roster after 2016.
He’s now a rotational player in Dallas after spending last year with the Jets.