A 21-year-old Surrey offspinner who has been back in training at The Oval, and will come into the reckoning for the enlarged Test squad, having been part of the red-ball leg of last winter's Lions tour. Needed some "tough love" after struggling to regain fitness following a stress-related back injury in 2018-19 winter, according to Alec Stewart, but came back into the first team in style with a 14-wicket haul. … [Read more...] about Who are the new names in England frame?
When going back and watching the Giants' 2019 season, one player stands out the most on the offensive side of the ball and it's Slayton. We knew Slayton was a burner with leaping ability coming into the NFL, but where he stood out most upon rewatching his game tape is as a route runner. Slayton seamlessly created separation on a variety of routes. I'm not sure there's a single player on the roster Giants fans should be more excited about from a progression standpoint. Outside of Slayton, carryovers Tate and Shepard offer much of the same (slot types, underneath fits for quick passing game). And while Garrett's system doesn't figure to feature anywhere close to as much of the quick passing game as Pat Shurmur's did, considering it is the strongest part of Jones' game, you can remain confident the former Cowboys head coach won't neglect it entirely. … [Read more...] about Giants depth chart 2020: New York’s projected Week 1 starters heading into OTAs, training camp
Vazquez has been held in Westmoreland County Prison since last September without bail after being arrested for allegedly sending explicit photos to, soliciting sex from, and engaging in sexual activity with an underage female. Florida prosecutors originally wanted Vazquez extradited to the state, but Westmoreland County judge Rita Hathaway denied that request and wants the pitcher to remain in Westmoreland County until the charges are dealt with. … [Read more...] about Felipe Vazquez, suspended Pirates pitcher, faces new child porn charge in St. Louis
"He's been a great sounding board for me," he said. "It's been great to see his growth and the opportunity that he's had. The CFG (City Football Group) is special and the important thing is it's not just about the growth of the players but the staff as well." … [Read more...] about Manchester City Women’s boss Gareth Taylor relishing pressure of new role
"I don't know how many New England guys there are, but we're going to get away from that," Van Noy told Adam H. Beasley of the Miami Herald. "We're our own team, this is not the New England Patriots. This is the Miami Dolphins. It's totally different, and I'm excited for that. New beginnings. … [Read more...] about Kyle Van Noy on Dolphins’ Foxborough influence: ‘This is not the New England Patriots’