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Mandy Moore & Milo Ventimiglia Announce Pittsburgh Steelers’ 2017 NFL Draft Pick – Jack & Rebecca Would Be Proud!

Saturday, April 29th, 2017

Mandy Moore and Milo Ventimiglia made their This Is Us characters proud on Saturday! The onscreen duo, who portray Jack and Rebecca Pearson on the hit NBC series, traveled to Pennsylvania to announce the Pittsburgh Steelers' fourth round pick for the 2017 NFL Draft. Moore and Ventimiglia took the stage and introduced themselves to the crowd at Heinz Field, before announcing Tennessee quarterback Joshua Dobbs as the No. 135 overall pick.

Yes, new Lions QB Brad Kaaya’s mom was the ‘Bye, Felicia’ girl in ‘Friday’

Saturday, April 29th, 2017

"Bye, Felicia" is just a tremendous dismissal of anyone for any reason, basically. The actress paying Felicia* in that scene is Angela Means Kaaya, mother of former four-star Miami Hurricanes starting quarterback Brad Kaaya, of West Hills, Calif. College football fans who know how frequently these bio tidbits get mentioned by announcers during games can prepare to hear her name a few times this season. "I feel blessed," Means Kaaya said with both hands on her heart.

‘This Is Us’ stars Mandy Moore, Milo Ventimiglia get custom Steelers jerseys

Saturday, April 29th, 2017

The Pearsons got the perfect gift from their favorite football team. This Is Us stars Mandy Moore and Milo Ventimiglia made a special appearance at Heinz Field, home of the Pittsburgh Steelers, to help announce the team’s day three NFL draft picks. Since the Steelers are the Pearsons’ team and have been getting all this free promotion on the NBC hit series, the team gifted the actors custom-made jerseys with their character names printed on the back.

Tupelo Honey, The Star’s Forthcoming Southern Eatery, Will Have Its Very Own Mini-Jumbotron

Thursday, April 27th, 2017

The Dallas Cowboys’ epic new retail and entertainment district, with its glitzy restaurants and new performing arts center, is about as extra as should be expected from any project associated with Jerry Jones. Perhaps not surprisingly, a new Southern eatery headed to The Star at Frisco is continuing the over-the-top theme. Renderings of Tupelo Honey Southern Kitchen provided to Eater indicate that the forthcoming restaurant will be a big destination for Cowboys fans.

James Patterson is writing a true crime book about the life of Aaron Hernandez

Thursday, April 27th, 2017

Best-selling novelist James Patterson is taking a break from fiction to focus on Aaron Hernandez, the former New England Patriots star and convicted murderer who last week was found dead in his prison cell. Touted as a "true crime story," the book will be published by Little, Brown and Company and is set for an early 2018 release. “I was stunned to hear about the tragic death of Aaron Hernandez last week," Patterson said in a statement. "While his life was marred by controversy, he had incredible potential and undisputed talent. He came from nothing, was named a collegiate All-American, and went on to become a standout player for the New England Patriots. Along the way, his life spiraled out

Defensive players figure to dominate at NFL Draft

Tuesday, April 25th, 2017

After months of study and speculation, teams will desperately try to land a knockout punch when they replenish their rosters with the best college players at this week's NFL Draft on the beloved "Rocky Steps" in Philadelphia. While the pivotal and popular quarterback position does not feature an obvious can't-miss prospect this time around, the NFL's decision to take its annual draft outside for the first time could prove just as much as a lure for viewers. All picks will by announced on the steps of the Philadelphia Museum of Art that were made famous by Sylvester Stallone in his first turn as fictional boxer Rocky Balboa, who used them as part of his training regimen.

Defensive players figure to dominate at NFL Draft

Tuesday, April 25th, 2017

After months of study and speculation, teams will desperately try to land a knockout punch when they replenish their rosters with the best college players at this week's NFL Draft on the beloved "Rocky Steps" in Philadelphia. While the pivotal and popular quarterback position does not feature an obvious can't-miss prospect this time around, the NFL's decision to take its annual draft outside for the first time could prove just as much as a lure for viewers. All picks will by announced on the steps of the Philadelphia Museum of Art that were made famous by Sylvester Stallone in his first turn as fictional boxer Rocky Balboa, who used them as part of his training regimen.

Seahawks G.M. on Richard Sherman trade talk: “Neither side is super urgent”

Tuesday, April 25th, 2017

As casually as they came up, the Seahawks sort of dismissed the Richard Sherman trade rumors yesterday. All of which makes it an extraordinary piece of non-business in the NFL, with both sides openly acknowledging a potential divorce, while vowing to

Seahawks GM John Schneider says he’s ‘moved past’ a Richard Sherman trade

Monday, April 24th, 2017

In the latest indication that a Richard Sherman trade is unlikely, Seattle Seahawks general manager John Schneider said Monday that the team has "kind of moved past" the possibility of moving its All-Pro cornerback. Speaking at his annual pre-draft press conference, Schneider said it would take an offer that blows the Seahawks away. "Right now we've kind of moved past it and if somebody calls and goes crazy with something, then we'll discuss it again," Schneider said.

Family Thanks NFL Player Mohamed Sanu for Setting Good Example On Plane

Sunday, April 23rd, 2017

Watch TV shows, movies and more on Yahoo View, available now on iOS and Android.Atlanta Falcons wide receiver Mohamed Sanu shared the sweet letter he received from a family who had sat behind him on an airplane, in which they thanked him for setting a