D Keith Yandle played in his 680th consecutive game, passing Henrik Sedin (679) for sole possession of seventh place. Panthers F Jamie McGinn left in the second period with an upper body injury and did not return. Panthers D Ian McCoshen has been loaned to AHL Springfield..
Bryant noted that Peters played as he often does, off, and that the Chiefs cornerback hadn’t changed from the last time they matched up. Bryant caught three passes for 45 yards and a touchdown in that Week 7, 2015 meeting. He also rushed once for 13 yards in the game the Steelers lost with Landry Jones making his first career start..
Jimmy Garoppolo threw two touchdown passes and ran for a third. 21, 2017″ > >Blake Bortles, Jags are trash talking their way to NFL playoffsGeorge Diaz”Blake Bortles is an elite quarterback and the Jacksonville Jaguars are going to the playoffs.” Imagine saying that to a friend in August. It would take a sec before his head exploded, followed by a kind hearted plea to “check yourself before you wreck yourself.” Bortles spent much of the preseason.
SCHRAGER ON THE SCENE: Mr. Rocky Top, himself, Eric Berry. Berry’s been compared by draftniks to every great safety from Ronnie Lott to Troy Polamalu to Ed Reed. Green Bay is 8 5 at Ford Field, a .615 winning percentage that ranks No. 1 among teams that have played five or more games there. The Packers lead the regular season series 95 68 7 (.579) and have won both postseason contests the two have played.
Rain started falling during the pregame managers’ meeting, and crew chief Gerry Davis sent the players off after Ross struck out leadoff batter Denard Span.Ross had a strong start, holding Washington to two runs and five hits in five plus innings while striking out six and walking three.Fister (2 2) had a rough night, allowing seven runs and eight hits in two innings.Fister retired the first two Padres batters in the first before Matt Kemp and Justin Upton singled ahead of Norris’ homer.He retired the first two batters in the second before Spangenberg homered. Will Venable walked, Kemp singled and Upton hit an RBI single before Norris tripled. RHP Casey Janssen (right shoulder) will throw on consecutive days in his final rehabilitation hurdle. LHP Felipe Rivero (stomach) is progressing in building arm strength, manager Matt Williams said.Padres: 1B OF Wil Myers had a cortisone shot Wednesday and his left wrist is in a brace due to tendinitis.
Very rarely had top tier free agents considered Buffalo, let alone signed with Buffalo when Williams did in 2012. He had his moments, too. Williams’ takedown of Aaron Rodgers for sack/safety in 2014 sealed a 21 13 upset win over the Green Bay Packers.