Cowboys owner Jerry Jones took one for the team, reimbursing the league more than $2 million in legal fees this week. The fees were for offering substantial assistance to Ezekiel Elliott during the running back’s suspension litigation.
Elliott tweeted his thanks to Jones today.
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Once that game ended, I think that really gave Josh and I a chance to sit down and talk more directly about the situation, Belichick said, according to Mike Reiss of ESPN.
He had trouble getting the ball to slot receiver Cole Beasley, with Beasley’s catches dropping from 75 in 2016 to 36 in 2017.
Moe Harkless Authentic Jersey Thus, the Cowboys will tweak some things with personnel and in the book. Prescott also will seek to improve some things in his game this offseason.
It’s clear USC quarterback Sam Darnold is becoming that guy. After a pro day in which he threw Brandon Carlo Authentic Jersey balls to receivers in the rain without pressure or coverage鈥攇osh!鈥攖he general consensus seemed to be that, despite any flaws in his delivery or kinks in his on-field performance, he became a sure thing for the No. 1 pick in the 2018 draft.
He’s going No. 1, one AFC executive said, per Albert Breer of The MMQB. Everyone out there [Wednesday] saw the Browns’ franchise quarterback.
The Cleveland Browns, of course, have the first overall pick in this draft. And B/R’s own Matt Miller had this to say:
The 2018 quarterback class is a group without an alpha. Whether you’re talking about Baker Mayfield, Josh Rosen, Josh Allen or Lamar Jackson, there are dings in every prospect. There is no Andrew Luck or Peyton Manning鈥攁 college quarterback so well-developed as a player and thinker that his transition to the NFL is seen as a sure thing.
It doesn’t look like that is how things will out, however. Ian Rapoport of NFL Media reports that the Buccaneers are expected to re-sign 2017 backup Ryan Fitzpatrick before free agency opens next week.