Former 49ers receiver Terrell Owens won’t be going to the Hall of Fame for his induction ceremony. Former 49ers quarterback Steve Young wants Owens to reconsider.
The question facing FOX is whether five people can work together seamlessly, or whether the crew will have a too many cooks feel to it. FOX wants Thursday nights to feel like a big deal, and it remains to be seen whether the broadcast team is too big.
Patricia brings the longstanding New England culture of winning to Detroit. For a team that hasn’t won a playoff game since 1991 and that has never been to a Super Bowl, that can’t be a bad thing.
Of course, it’s fair to say that, if Patricia is too much of a taskmaster, the players will become alienated if the team continues to struggle. But if the Lions win, Patricia will be celebrated, not castigated.
At least, that’s the opinion of Cleveland Cavaliers star LeBron James, who told reporters today that neither his team nor the Golden State Warriors would be used as a prop the way the Eagles were this week.
The irony is that the Eagles have been nothing but fantastic citizens in their own community. I’ve been reading about Malcolm Jenkins, Chris Long; these guys are studs, they’re amazing. It will be nice when we can just get back to normal — in three years.
While that part remains to be seen, the Eagles at least have the support of their fellow athletes.
O’Brien said he’s noticed a consistent, daily approach from Watson in his second NFL offseason.
I think you’re out of the college scene and you’re living on your own and you’re earning a paycheck now, O’Brien said. I think it’s more about being on your own and just learning how to have a consistent, daily approach.