Sunday Column

Sunday Column: NFL Plans On Draft To Go On As Scheduled April 23-25, 2020 & Much More

March 29, 2020 The 2020 NFL Draft will not be rescheduled due to COVID-19 concerns, according to Tom Pelissero of NFL.com. The league’s Management Council Executive Committee discussed the issue earlier Thursday, and commissioner Roger Goodell subsequently sent a memo to teams indicating the committee “was unanimous and unequivocal that the draft should go forward as scheduled on April […]

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NBA: Madison Square Garden Establish MSG Relief Fund For Employees

March 28, 2020 Madison Square Garden has established a relief fund to provide financial assistance to employees while also committing to paying qualified venue employees through at least May 3, per correspondence sent out Friday night, The Post has confirmed. The MSG Relief Fund was established with a $1 million donation from the Madison Square […]

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NFL News: Bucs Favored In 13 Games This Season With New QB Tom Brady

March 28, 2020 The Tampa Bay Buccaneers are feeling the effects of signing Tom Brady. And that includes media outlets heightening their expectations for the team in 2020. Ahead of the 2020 NFL Draft, Brady’s signing has led Tampa Bay to be favored in 13 of their games next season. Jordan Love is now the tough nut to crack […]

WHAT'S NEW

What's New In Sports News & Notes During The Pandemic

March 27, 2020 During an online conversation with Golden State Warriors star Stephen Curry, Dr. Anthony Fauci, a leading expert on the coronavirus pandemic, made it clear: “This is serious business.” Nearly 50,000 people tuned into Curry’s Instagram as the Warriors star and Fauci, the director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, […]

THE CONVERSATION

"THE CONVERSATION" Episode #34, With Cheri Kempf, Commissioner National Pro Fastpitch

March 27, 2020 Cheri Kempf has long been at the forefront of women’s fastpitch softball – as a highly decorated college, amateur and national team player, pitching instructor, training aid inventor, color commentator for televised softball coverage, and Commissioner of National Pro Fastpitch (NPF), a position she has held since 2007. As Commissioner of the […]

THE CONVERSATION

"THE CONVERSATION" Episode #33, With Dan Schlossberg, Analyst, Commentator, Writer Author

March 26, 2020 Former Associated Press newsman Dan Schlossberg, a lifelong resident of Northern New Jersey, is one of the country’s premier baseball experts.  Dan boasts a 49-year journalism career that spans the gamut from broadcast analyst and commentator, to writer, author, and entrepreneur.  He has won awards for writing, editing, graphic design, and public […]

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Emmanuel Sanders Leaving San Francisco 49ers For The New Orleans Saints In Free Agency Signing

March 21, 2020 Emmanuel Sanders came at a cost to help the San Francisco 49ers’ Super Bowl run, and two mid-round draft picks were not outlandish upon last October’s trade. He now will be catching passes for the New Orleans Saints, after agreeing Friday night on a two-year, $16 million deal. At 33, Sanders showed […]

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Todd Gurley Released, Melvin Gordon Signs, Headline National Football League News

March 20, 2020 NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport reported Friday that Melvin Gordon has agreed to terms a two-year, $16 million contract with the Denver Broncos, per a source informed of the deal. Gordon’s deal includes $13.5 million guaranteed. The former first-round pick had been a do-it-all back for Los Angeles, running for 4,240 yards and […]

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Denver Broncos Signing Melvin Gordon To 2-Year $16 Million Dollar Deal

March 20, 2020 According to NFL Network’s Ian Rapoport, the Denver Broncos have signed former Los Angeles Chargers running back Melvin Gordon to a two-year, $16 million dollar deal with $13.5 million in guaranteed money. Gordon is a 26-year old running back who is entering his sixth season in the NFL. He spent his first five-seasons in the NFL […]