Menu Gary Kubiak has had it with the NFL’s running back by committee fad. The Broncos’ head coach would rather stick one do-it-all ballcarrier on the field and let him play for three downs. I can tell you this, I believe the, Kubiak told the. And I believe it’s up to the player to prove he can do that. That’s a direct message to C.J., who’ll start the as ‘s top dog. Kubiak needs to running ability, but also Keith Tandy Jersey receiving and blocking skills. Do all three, and get his to shine. Kubiak coached a league-leader carries once, with two other Kubiak-coached backs cracking the top 10 other seasons. He has told us if you get the and play well, you stay out there. goal is to be out there all three downs, said.
That’s plan. That’s music to Kubiak’s ears. If he had his way, he’d never pull from a game. Said Kubiak: I think if a goes out there and he shows he can play three downs, can protect the quarterback, and can handle it, then he should stay out there.
Menu Memphis, TN – Memphis Kevin Pamphile Jersey All-Star center Marc Gasol left Friday’s 102 loss to the San Antonio Spurs the second quarter with a knee injury and did not return. The reigning Defensive Player of the Year was hurt on a non-contact play early the period. Gasol was defending Ayres the post, and as Ayres went to receive an entry pass from Manu Ginobili, Gasol limped off the court obvious pain. He was diagnosed with a left knee sprain and will undergo an MRI on Saturday to determine the extent of the injury. Gasol played 10 minutes and tallied two points, two rebounds and three assists before his departure.
Menu A 45-year-old man has been charged with capital murder after authorities say he intentionally crashed his vehicle into a West Texas police officer who was on his motorcycle at intersection. Investigators initially believed the fiery chain-reaction wreck 10 that killed El Paso police Officer Ortiz was accident. In a statement Thursday, police say they believe John made a decision to drive his vehicle into Ortiz’s motorcycle. Police declined to discuss a motive the case. was arrested Merkel, near Abilene, on Wednesday. It was not immediately known when would be returned to El Paso or if he had attorney who could comment on his behalf. Ortiz was a nine-year veteran of the El Paso Police Department.
Letterman’s final Top Ten list featured some of the late night host’s most legendary guests each announcing something they’ve always wanted to say to Dave. Baldwin, Steve, Walters, Jerry Seinfeld, Jim Carrey, Chris Rock, Julia -Dreyfus, Peyton Manning, Tina Fey, and all chimed in.
Menu The New Orleans Pelicans say forward Ryan the remainder of the because of a herniated cervical disc that has sidelined him since early. is scheduled to have neck surgery 8 to repair the injury, which occurred when he collided with the Celtics’ Gerald during a game in Boston on. 3. The 6-foot-10 Pelicans forward, who had been averaging 19 points during the first two months of the, had been undergoing routine evaluations for nearly three months in hopes he would heal adequately with rest and that surgery could be avoided. However, team officials say physicians monitoring have determined that surgery provide the six-year veteran with the best chance of a full recovery.
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