The New Orleans Saints have signed Texas-San Antonio DE Marcus Davenport to a four-year rookie contract, according to Ian Rapoport.
Nick Underhill confirms the news and adds that the Saints have also signed fourth-round OT Rick Leonard, fifth-round S Natrell Jamerson, sixth-round CB Kamrin Moore, sixth-round RB Boston Scott and seventh-round G Will Clapp to rookie deals.
Davenport is the second reported player to sign his rookie contract.
For a Phillies team which entered the day a half-game behind Atlanta in the National League East, it has become an important question to answer this season.
Luis Cessa dumped bags of peanuts on Neil Walker’s head. Tommy Kahnle hugged him and repeatedly smacked him on the back, like he was choking. There was lot of Gatorade.
It was the Yankees’ fourth walk-off win of the season.
Walker’s single in the 11th inning gave the Yankees a 7-6 win over the A’s at Yankee Stadium on Saturday.
Gary Sanchez scored standing up when the throw from the outfield sailed wide of home plate.
Walker got to the plate because Giancarlo Stanton drew a one-out walk, which Gary Sanchez followed with a fielder’s choice grounder. Then Aaron Hicks walked, setting up Walker to hammer reliever Chris Hatcher’s 93-mph fastball and give the Yankees the victory.
The NFL is looking into the situation, according to multiple reports. It does not fall under Personal Conduct Policy because the alleged incident happened years before Patricia entered the NFL.
We will review the matter with the club to understand the allegations and what the club has learned, NFL spokesman Brian McCarthy said told Pro Football Talk.
There were conflicting reports at the time of whether Patricia or Shurmur was the Giants’ No. 1 target.
Patricia’s first home game as Lions head coach will be Aug. 17 against the Giants in Week 2 of the preseason.
That’s good news for Manning, since there’s not even the flimsiest hint of competition for a 37-year-old who hasn’t been his best in recent years.
The Detroit Lions announced they waived running back Tion Green.
The Arizona Cardinals announced they signed veteran fullback Derrick Coleman to a one-year deal.