Archive for March, 2021

Mike Zimmer draws comparisons to Kevin Stefanski for new OC Klint Kubiak

Wednesday, March 31st, 2021

The Minnesota Vikings will have a third different offensive coordinator in as many seasons as Klint Kubiak takes over the role his father, Gary, held last season. The elder Kubiak returned to a role as offensive coordinator last year for the Vikings as prior coordinator Kevin Stefanski was named head coach of the Cleveland Browns [more]

Ferd Lewis: Past athletes help public schools have a season

Wednesday, March 31st, 2021

Mar. 31—In coming weeks, COVID-19 counts permitting, sports competition will resume at public high schools on Oahu and Hawaii island after more than a year's break, underwritten by a remarkable ground swell of community support. In a hurry-up campaign less than a month in the making, some notable athletes of the past and present, including Shane Victorino, Marcus Mariota and the late Wally ...

2021 NFL Mock Draft: Patriots land two first rounders, fail to trade up for QB

Wednesday, March 31st, 2021

Tom E. Curran, Phil Perry, and DJ Bean performed a live mock on the Next Pats Podcast. Could the Patriots land a QB or did their attempts to trade up fall short?

New Cardinals S Shawn Williams follows WR A.J. Green again

Wednesday, March 31st, 2021

Williams and Green were teammates in college and with the Cincinnati Bengals.

Packers WR Davante Adams surprises alma mater with new uniforms, cleats

Wednesday, March 31st, 2021

The Packers WR surprised the high school football team in Palo Alto with new Jordan brand uniforms and shoes.

Bills add two intriguing linebackers in Tyrell Adams and Marquel Lee

Wednesday, March 31st, 2021

Two more intriguing free-agent additions came to the Buffalo Bills on Wednesday when linebackers Tyrell Adams and Marquel Lee each reached agreements with a team that normally plays just two linebackers, with those positions already having been filled. But make no mistake: The Bills have an eye on the future with these moves, even though both players were signed to one-year deals.

Packers will play 10 games against 2020 playoff teams in 2021

Wednesday, March 31st, 2021

The Packers have the 8th hardest schedule by win percentage in 2021.

Raptors wrap ugly 1-win March with loss to lowly Thunder

Wednesday, March 31st, 2021
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Svi Mykhailiuk scored 10 of his season-high 22 points in the fourth quarter, and the Oklahoma City Thunder rallied to beat the Toronto Raptors 113-103 on Wednesday night.

49ers sitting just inside top half in EPSN post-free agency power rankings

Wednesday, March 31st, 2021

There are a few more significant offseason moves for the 49ers to make with free agency mostly winding down and the NFL draft coming up at the end of April. Their roster could look significantly different once all the dust settles by Week 1, but they find themselves in a pretty good spot in the post-free agency power rankings released by ESPN. San Francisco with free agency mostly finished ranks No.

Watch: Team Chase vs Team Sewell Debate About the Bengals’ Fifth Pick

Wednesday, March 31st, 2021

The Bengals will evaluate hundreds of players before the 2021 NFL Draft, but the decision about what to do with the fifth overall pick is likely going to come down to two players. LSU wide receiver Ja'Marr Chase and Oregon offensive tackle Penei Sewell are the two most-likely candidates to be the Bengals' first round selection. Both guys would make life easier on star quarterback Joe Burrow.