Daily Archives: March 1, 2024

Eagles release two-time All-Pro safety Kevin Byard in salary-cap move

[ad_1] The Philadelphia Eagles released two-time All-Pro safety Kevin Byard on Friday in a salary-cap move, months after acquiring him from the Tennessee Titans. The 30-year-old Byard had one year left on his contract and the move helped the Eagles clear about $13 million in cap space. Byard was largely ineffective in his short stint with the Eagles. He had …

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Alabama basketball to break out retro uniforms again for pivotal SEC game vs. Tennessee

[ad_1] Alabama basketball is breaking out the retro uniforms again for Saturday’s big game against SEC rival Tennessee. The team’s official X account (formerly Twitter) made the announcement on Friday. The announcement was made with a video showing a member of the equipment department setting up senior guard Aaron Estrada’s locker room at Coleman Coliseum. REQUIRED READING: Terrion Arnold: Jalen …

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PAC-12 CONFERENCE: New Pac-12 commissioner is ‘prepared to fight’ for Washington State, Oregon State

[ad_1] Mar. 1—The day before she officially stepped into her new office, new Pac-12 Commissioner Teresa Gould pledged her support to Washington State and Oregon State as the schools and the beleaguered conference continue to navigate their uncertain futures. Gould and WSU President Kirk Schulz spoke on a variety of topics Thursday, ranging from the College Football Playoffs, the athletics …

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In Caleb Williams, will the Bears finally find their next franchise quarterback?

[ad_1] The Bears haven’t had a franchise quarterback since Sid Luckman. Seriously. Look it up. (We did.) Since Luckman played that role for the Bears from 1939 through 1948 (winning NFL championships in 1943 and 1946), the Bears have gone with Johnny Lujack, Steve Romanik, Bob Williams, George Blanda, Zeke Bratkowski, Ed Brown, Billy Wade, Rudy Bukich, Jack Concannon, Larry …

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Ohio State football offers 2025 4-star running back from Mississippi

[ad_1] There is going to be a need for running backs for Ohio State football next season, and it seems like head coach Ryan Day knows it. TreVeyon Henderson will exhaust his eligibility, while Quinshon Judkins should be off to the NFL as well as an early entry player. Lost both will take a hit off of the Buckeyes depth, …

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Commanders release starting TE Logan Thomas, LT Charles Leno

[ad_1] The roster overhaul has begun for the Washington Commanders. They released starting left tackle Charles Leno and tight end Logan Thomas on Friday, moving on from two veterans in their 30s as the new regime led by recently hired general manager Adam Peters puts its stamp on the organization. Cutting Leno and Thomas saves the Commanders nearly $13 million …

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Jones lands spot in UH’s prestigious Circle of Honor

[ad_1] Mar. 1—The winningest University of Hawaii coach in modern college football history is now a member of the school’s Circle of Honor. The winningest University of Hawaii coach in modern college football history is now a member of the school’s Circle of Honor. June Jones was told of the induction during Thursday’s luncheon at Murphy’s Bar & Grill that …

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Michael Penix Jr. dismisses injury concerns, ready to compete at combine

[ad_1] Washington’s Michael Penix Jr. ranks among the top-tier quarterbacks entering the 2024 NFL Draft, but his injury history may give teams pause. Penix suffered season-ending injuries in each of his four seasons at Indiana (2018-21) — two torn ACLs and two shoulder issues — before transferring to Washington for the 2022 season. Despite that, Penix said his medical exams …

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Here’s how much salary cap space Patriots created with J.C. Jackson release

[ad_1] Here’s how much salary cap space Patriots created with J.C. Jackson release originally appeared on NBC Sports Boston The New England Patriots released veteran cornerback J.C. Jackson on Friday in a move that created valuable salary cap space the team can use during the NFL offseason. According to Patscap on X, this roster transaction increases the Patriots’ salary cap …

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