Among the players receiving their Super Bowl rings in Philadelphia on Thursday night was veteran defensive back Corey Graham.
Graham played 84 percent of the defensive snaps for the Eagles in their 41-33 victory over the Patriots, but has not signed with anyone since becoming a free agent at the start of the new league year in March. Graham, who turns 33 next month, told Bo Wulf of The Athletic that he’d be open to changing that.
And I want to thank you in advance for respecting my privacy and that of my family as we work our way through this. I look forward to being back at full strength and devoting all my energy to helping make this 2018 New York Giants team the best it can be.
This is generally a quieter time for NFL general managers, with roster tinkering on the docket. There is a looming decision to make on Beckham, who wants an extension to make him the highest-paid receiver in league history. That is an important football and financial consideration. What Gettleman is facing next, though, is far more real and vastly more important.
With 2 1/2 weeks remaining before the July 5 conclusion of balloting for the starting spots in the 89th All-Star Game on July 17 at Nationals Park in Washington, it’s a three-way battle both at second base in the NL among the Braves’ Ozzie Albies, the Cubs’ Javier Baez and the Reds’ Scooter Gennett.
Meanwhile, in the AL, the Rays’ Wilson Ramos has overtaken the Yankees’ Gary Sanchez for the AL’s starting spot at catcher in the latest voting.
Here are the latest AL and NL results on All-Star voting (to vote, click here ):
It’s not a Jets problem or a league problem. It’s a nationwide problem, Bowles said of drinking and driving. We deal with them on a daily basis as they come. We talk about [how] we’re against them. You know you’re against certain things. Things happen in your 20s and we treat them on an individual basis and you move by.
The Jets have been on a bad run of arrests — with wide receiver Robby Anderson and Donahue each getting arrested twice, Rashard Robinson getting arrested in December on drug charges and linebacker Lorenzo Mauldin getting arrested for assault last June.