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Pete Carroll offers scouting report on Yankees' Russell Wilson

Pete Carroll offers scouting report on Yankees' Russell Wilson

But by Thursday, it appeared the Yankees had softened on that stance, paving the way for Wilson to get an at-bat on Friday, before he leaves camp and returns to his life as a Super Bowl-winning National Football League quarterback. He reports in impeccable condition. Pinch-hitting for Aaron Judge in the bottom of the fifth inning, the former college baseball player took a hefty hack - far too late - at a Max Friend, 93-mph fastball that tailed across the plate.


The Miami Dolphins trade for Rams defensive end Robert Quinn

The Miami Dolphins trade for Rams defensive end Robert Quinn

In exchange for Quinn, Miami will be sending a mid-round draft pick, Schefter reports . Quinn was set to count $12.4 million against the cap in 2018, so the Rams are freeing up some much-needed space. He played 58.3 percent of the snaps past year, most among Miami's defensive ends, and had 10.5 sacks. And they could cut ties with inside linebacker Mark Barron, which would save them $22 million towards the cap over these next three seasons.


Jon Gruden sizes up Raiders' youth, vets Crabtree and Lynch

Jon Gruden sizes up Raiders' youth, vets Crabtree and Lynch

Still, Gruden said Wednesday, "I thought Derek did some good things, honestly, He's got tremendous arm talent". In addition, Lynch will earn $4 million in base salary and his total salary will count $5.9 million against the salary cap.Perhaps Lynch's age and salary were two reasons why Gruden wouldn't completely commit to Lynch wearing the silver and black in 2018.


Chris Long defends Lamar Jackson as quarterback

Chris Long defends Lamar Jackson as quarterback

Jackson played under head coach Bobby Petrino, who runs an Erhardt-Perkins offense, which is the same system the New England Patriots run. The 2018 draft is littered with talent, but the most important position is quarterback. Polian said he believes the 6-foot-2, 216-pound QB is too small. However, from the bunch comes arguably the most athletically gifted, and most polarizing of them all, Louisville's Lamar Jackson .


NFL Combine: What's happening on Friday?

NFL Combine: What's happening on Friday?

These two were a productive tandem for years at Georgia so they will probably go through the Combine process tied at the hip but looking to create their own paths in the NFL . You know, once they hit free agency, you don't know what the market's going to be. And while character and mental fortitude may not seem as crucial as how accurate you can throw a football, they matter to some extent to the people ultimately making the decisions in the draft.


Robert Lewandowski Linked with Big-Money Chelsea Move

Robert Lewandowski Linked with Big-Money Chelsea Move

Lewandowski could be the forward in question. "Lewandowski has an excellent goalscoring record therefore if he does become available this summer, the top clubs around Europe will be queuing up to bag the striker", said Coral's John Hill. Manchester United and Chelsea are both said to be keeping an eye on the former Dortmund man's situation in Germany, while Real Madrid have long thought of Lewandowski as a ideal replacement for Karim Benzema.