Tag Archives: College Football

New York Jets send OT Ryan Clady to free agency

Feb. 15 (UPI) — Two All-Pro nods and four Pro Bowl selections weren’t enough to justify Ryan Clady’s $10 million next season for the New York Jets. The franchise essentially said goodbye to the left tackle Wednesday by deciding not to pick up his 2017 option. Clady, 30, played in just nine games last season. The No. 12 pick in ...

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Montreal Canadiens fire Michel Therrien, hire Claude Julien

Former Boston Bruins coach Claude Julien was out of work for a whole week. Fired by the Bruins on February 7, Julien was hired by Montreal (31-19-8) on Tuesday after the Canadiens fired Michel Therrien. The move immediately sent shock waves throughout the NHL. The Canadiens are in first place in the Atlantic Division of the Eastern Conference with 31-19-8 ...

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Denver Broncos could cut All-Pro cornerback Aqib Talib

Feb. 13 (UPI) — Professional football players would rather think about cutting cake than being cut on their birthday. But that was the talk Monday, as Aqib Talib turned 31-years-old. The Denver Broncos‘ All-Pro cornerback is coming off of a season when he had three interceptions and 32 tackles in 13 games. But the biggest number for the Broncos will ...

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New England Patriots file to trademark 'Blitz for Six'

The New England Patriots didn’t wait long to turn their attention to another Super Bowl drive. The Patriots filed to trademark the phrases “Blitz for Six” and “No Days Off” on Tuesday, just two days after winning their fifth title in franchise history with a historic 25-point rally in a 34-28 overtime victory over the Atlanta Falcons in Super Bowl ...

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Los Angeles Dodgers re-sign Chase Utley, bring in two more

Feb. 11 (UPI) — Six-time All-Star Chase Utley is returning to the Los Angeles Dodgers in 2017. The 38-year-old second baseman first signed with the Dodgers in 2015 and was granted free agency this offseason. He cashed in for $7 million last season, after making at least $15 million annually from 2010 through 2015. Utley’s deal with the Dodgers is ...

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Watch: Washington Capitals workout Arab female hockey star

Feb. 9 (UPI) — Fatima Al Ali is no stranger to the frozen floor. But she was a stranger to the Washington Capitals, until this week. Al Ali, who is from Abu Dhabi, showed off her skills Wednesday at the Kettler Capitals Iceplex. Al Ali, 27, is a member of the United Arab Emirates’ women’s national hockey team. The Washington ...

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Milwaukee Bucks' Jabari Parker exits with sprained left knee

MILWAUKEE — Bucks forward Jabari Parker sprained his left knee and had to be helped off the court with 6:34 left in the third quarter of Milwaukee’s game against the Miami Heat on Wednesday. He was ruled out for the remainder of the game. Parker, 21, tore the anterior cruciate ligament in the same knee 25 games into his rookie ...

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