Ron Parker joins Falcons because they are that close to winning title

Safety Ron Parker made his signing with Atlanta official. He chose the Falcons, he said, for a chance to go to the Super Bowl.

I remember playing against the Falcons and I said, ‘That’s Authentic Cheap Jerseys From China the best offense I’ve ever played since I’ve been in the league,’ Parker said. I’ll never forget that, just the flow of the offense and the flow of how things were going in that game. Even though we won, I felt like we lost because we couldn’t stop [the Falcons] on offense. Yeah, the offense was amazing. That was the best offense I’ve seen in football in a long time.

The Falcons’ return starters in Desmond Trufant, Robert Alford and Brian Poole at cornerback and Ricardo Allen and Keanu Neal at safety. They also added Justin Bethel in free agency and selected Isaiah Oliver in the draft.

Richards grew up in Marietta, Georgia, and was an all-state running back as a senior, when he rushed for more than 2,000 yards. He played college football at Florida, and was a seventh-round pick of the Jets in 1976.

Although Richards didn’t last long in the NFL, he made his mark by returning to Marietta High School in 1978 and becoming a teacher and a coach of football, basketball and track. He became the head football coach in 1995 and stayed in that role until retiring in 2010, and he was well known in the community for his work with young people.

‘’He was just a kind-hearted, caring person Cheap NFL Jerseys Paypal and as likable a guy as you’ll ever find,’’ the school’s former athletic director, Jeff Wheeler, told the Atlanta Journal-Constitution. He loved the kids he was coaching and the people he worked with. The whole Marietta community is going to miss him. Even after he retired, he was still a big part of what was going on.’’

Broncos sign Bo Bower, Caushaud Lyons, Antonio Simmons Jersey

The Broncos are signing linebacker Bo Bower, defensive lineman Caushaud Lyons and outside linebacker Antonio Simmons, Nicki Jhabvala of The Athletic reports.

All three participated in the team’s minicamp on a tryout basis.

The Broncos had the roster spots open after waiving Deiontrez Mount, Nick Stevens and Christian Kuntz. After clearing waivers, Mount went on injured reserve Authentic Cheap Jerseys From China with a torn Achilles.

The wild card remains Flacco’s health. Last year, a back problem kept him out of training camp, delaying his preparations for the start of the season. If he has another back issue, the door could be open for Lamar Jackson to do something more than participate in a speciality package.

In the Giants’ realm, Gettleman is something of a legend. He spent 15 years working in personnel in the organization before leaving to become the Panthers’ general manager. Thus, his return was a homecoming.

In addition to winning three Super Bowls, he was selected to the Pro Bowl four times and earned two All-Pro First-Team nods. He spent his last year in the NFL with the Baltimore Ravens.

There’s no expectations. Come here, work hard, do what you’re supposed to do and learn, he said. I don’t have any expectations for him. We don’t know that yet.

But given this is the best news we’ve heard regarding White since he was drafted, it bears mentioning.

It also may be his last chance to come close to realizing the Cheap NFL Jerseys Paypal promise the Bears believed he had coming out of West Virginia.

To say that the 2017 season was a disaster for New York Giants cornerback Eli Apple is an affront…to disasters.

I think about the reaction of my teammates, Bridgewater said, and as gruesome as it may have seemed, I feel like I did a great job of remaining poised. There were guys throwing helmets, guys on knees, and I didn’t cry, I didn’t (chuckle) worry, I just knew that it was in God’s hands. I think I was impressed with the way I kept my faith. But I just got to see how much I meant to the guys — not only as a football player, but as a person, because it could have went totally south.

Bridgewater was asked how scary it was for him.

Betting based on draft picks shows risk of state-run gambling

If/when (when) the U.S. Supreme Court rules on the challenge to the federal law that prohibits the expansion of sports wagering and if/when (more likely when than if), the Supreme Court opens the door to all states choosing to add betting to current systems of lotteries, scratch-off tickets, poker machines, etc., there’s a Baseball Jerseys For Sale presumption that the states will always win, because the house always wins.

Anyone who was paying any attention to the dynamics surrounding the draft would have felt very confident that Barkley was going before Rosen. Which made it a very good bet. Which means the odds should have reflected that.

The situation also demonstrates the breadth of the types of bets that will be taken if/when (more likely when than if) the floodgates open on sports betting. Far more than simply action on wins and losses or overs and unders, sports wagering will involve betting on a wide range of propositions related to specific games but also to events surrounding the games, like the order in which players will be drafted.

The interest in Griffin isn’t surprising. As a one-handed football player, Griffin will inspire football fans everywhere for his ability to overcome extreme adversity and make it to the NFL.

His jersey undoubtedly will become a top seller, and his situation will attract plenty of casual fans who typically only watch the Super Bowl to plenty of other games.

Rashaan Gaulden, CB, Tennessee: He’s the second corner Carolina has taken on Day 2, an indicator of GM Marty Hurney’s assessment of his secondary in a division where the quarterbacks are deadly.

Mark Andrews, TE, Oklahoma: Baltimore doubles down on tight Cheap NFL Jerseys Paypal end options after taking Hayden Hurst in Round 1. Andrews is widely compared with Jason Witten, and should be a nice option in the seams for Joe Flacco… or Lamar Jackson. Andrews snagged 62 passes for 958 yards in 2017.