Heat: Winslow’s previous season high for scoring was 18…. Wade, who carried Miami to the win at Philadelphia in Game 2, didn’t get his first field goal in this one until 2:46 was left in the third…. The Heat allowed Philadelphia to shoot 51 percent,
He was a strong player with a strong arm who did not get in trouble on or off the field. Instead, he used his platform to raise awareness about injustice, first by quietly sitting through the singing of the National Anthem, then taking a knee after consulting with a military veteran who told him that pose showed reverence for the flag and country. Kaepernick is a very intelligent, amazing young man like Mill.
He has made the country aware of the need for criminal justice reform in a way no one else managed to do, something Kraft said he wants. Kaepernick is among the nation’s most influential voices on the subject, but his treatment by the NFL is one of the league’s great recent shames. After President Donald Trump called protesting NFL players a vulgar name, Kraft, who was recently deposed in Kaepernick’s grievance case, said he supported the players’ right to peacefully affect social change and raise awareness in a manner that they feel is most impactful words that ring hollower by the day.
The 2015 draft was Martin Mayhew’s final one as the Lions general manager. Combined with his underwhelming 2014 class, it’s also a good reason he found himself out of the job six months later.
In addition to grading the individual selections, there will also be an overall mark, with the calculation weighing each pick by the draft value chart.
Seeking to upgrade the offensive line, the Lions drafted Tomlinson to replace longtime starter Rob Sims at left guard. The former Duke standout didn’t take long to earn a starting job, but never came close to fulfilling the expectations that come along with being a first-round choice.
Tomlinson’s rookie season was understandably subpar as he adjusted to the size and strength of the pro game, but instead of making the anticipated developmental jump in his second season, he regressed and was benched in favor of then-rookie Graham Glasgow. Tomlinson’s footwork and quickness out of his stance were consistent issues, leading to struggles against explosive defensive tackles.