Chris Long’s hockey jokes get the goat of hockey fans

Chris Long is many things. Troll is now one of them.

The Eagles defensive lineman recently had some fun on Twitter, with a stream of messages pretending to criticize and demean hockey. In multiple tweets, he acknowledged that plenty of hockey fans may not get the joke.

Which means that maybe Long should have simply relegated his jokes to a burner account.

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“He works out like he’s a first-year, second-year guy,” Drake said. “Comes in with that same attitude. I feel like if I could have just half the success that he’s had, that would be a win in my book. Because he’s definitely the epitome of longevity in this league.”

Gore needs just 76 yards this season to pass Curtis Martin for fourth on the league’s all-time rushing list. And while the 35-year-old has shown he can still be productive, he’ll also have a role helping Drake develop.

It seemed that Drake was on the right path last year. Over the last five weeks of the season, no back in the league had more rushing yards (444) than Drake, though even he noted that players such as Todd Gurley and Kareem Hunt took their foot off the gas late in the year. But it was still an encouraging finish, and helped validate the Dolphins’ decision to trade Jay Ajayi.

“I’ve learned that you definitely can’t take any week for granted,” Drake said. “It’s a one-game season every week. On any given Sunday. You have to be where your feet are. From waking up one morning and you realize you just traded your starting running back [Jay Ajayi] and now you’re going to get a lot more carries. To the next person in front of you [Damien Williams] is injured for the rest of the season. And so now you definitely have to have a lot more of the bulk.

Lions wrap up draft class contracts by signing Tracy Walker

The Lions have their entire 2017 draft class under contract.

The lone holdout was third-round pick Tracy Walker, but the team announced on Tuesday that he has agreed to a four-year deal with the team. The other five picks all signed as rookie minicamp got underway last Friday.

Walker was a four-year starter at Louisiana-Lafayette and came to Detroit with the 82nd overall pick. He’ll dive into the mix for playing time on the back end of Detroit’s defense as well as on special teams after General Manager Bob Quinn highlighted his versatility in a post-draft press conference.

On the 49ers closing concessions during the anthem: “I don’t think we should profit during the national anthem. If we’re going to ask people to be respectful, I think that’s something we should do to be successful. We want to make sure we have an all-encompassing sort of solution to how we look at this and not point the finger at one group or another.”

Warner was an NFL Europe passer. Leicester was managed by Claudio Ranieri, whose hiring was met with derision from the press. We thought we knew what these guys were capable of, and it was clearly wrong.

The next expansion team we see probably won’t make it to the finals. History tells us they’re way more likely to spend several years percolating before rising up and making their presence known. At the same time, though, we likely Cheap Cycling Jerseys overestimate what we think we know, even in the era of Big Data. When projection systems throw out a 1 or 2 percent chance of a team unexpectedly succeeding or failing in advance of a season, it seems unimaginable. Those odds also aren’t wrong. We’re blessed to still live in interesting times.

Tannehill missed the entire 2017 season and the end of the 2016 season with knee injuries, and Gase says Tannehill is eager to show he still has it.

“Expect a guy that’s extremely hungry to get back on Cheap Baseball Jerseys the field and lead this team,” Gase said. “I think there’s an appreciation for him after him not being here last year and guys are excited for him to get this thing going.”

Davenport is raw, but has an unteachable frame paired with elite athleticism, drawing comparisons to Ansah.

The overall numbers in 2017 weren’t bad for Cutler, who had 2,666 passing yards, 19 touchdowns and a 62 percent completion rate, but Miami ranked 28th in the NFL with 17.6 Cheap Baseball Jerseys points per game.

Last season was a good summary of Cutler’s career with the Broncos, Bears and Dolphins. The stat line looks adequate in spots, but it never came together for him the way anyone hoped based on where he was drafted.

While Cutler may not have lived up to his potential as the 11th overall pick, he had a long career and made the Pro Bowl in 2008. That’s better than a lot of players drafted in the first round can say.

After Dolphins starting quarterback Ryan Tannehill underwent season-ending ACL surgery in August, Cutler signed with the team. Head coach Adam Gase was his offensive coordinator in 2015 with the Chicago Bears.

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Thoughts: There’s a belief it will take one, maybe two full seasons for Davenport to get fully comfortable in the complex, multiple front Detroit’s installing this offseason, but his ceiling, as an all-around defender, is higher than than Landry’s.

Thoughts: A third Gator defender in two years? Sure, why not? Byran, like Davenport, is in need of some serious refinement to his technique, but there’s Pro Bowl potential here. The athleticism is off the charts for an interior rusher, and his explosive first step could give Detroit an interior pocket disruptor it lacks.

Thoughts: A personal favorite in this draft class, Hernandez Cheap Cycling Jerseys is a behemoth who probably will play between 330 and 340 pounds. Strong as he is big, Hernandez would give the Lions a powerhouse at left guard to complete its overhaul of the offensive line. And while he might not be ideal for zone concepts, which often require interior linemen to get in space, Hernandez could significantly improve Detroit’s power-running game.