On the Panthers, Walker reunites with former Temple head coach Matt Rhule, whom Carolina hired Jan. 7 to run the organization on a seven-year contract worth $60 million. Walker earned his spot with the Owls as a four-year starting quarterback under Rhule from 2013-16, and he has a similar opportunity unfolding on a depth chart that includes veteran Teddy Bridgewater and second-year pro Will Grier. … [Read more...] about XFL QB P.J. Walker opens up on decision to sign with Panthers
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“You can write in Fields as a top-five pick right now, but for him to boost his stock to the No. 1 spot, he can't afford to have many duds on his schedule in 2020,” PFF wrote. “The first Wisconsin game saw him face more pressure than any other all season, and his numbers suffered accordingly. If he can rise above adversity more this fall, we could be talking about the No. 1 overall pick next spring.” … [Read more...] about How Justin Fields goes No. 1 overall in 2021 NFL Draft
Albon had a disrupted weekend, crashing heavily in Friday practice and then having reliability issues in P3, and he then struggled in qualifying - disappointingly knocked out in Q2 for the second weekend running. A clumsy crash with Kevin Magnussen at the start of the race was the last thing he needed, as he desperately tried to re-overtake a Haas car he had been passed by on the opening lap. Albon was lucky it was Magnussen and not him who went spinning out, and in the end he has four points to show for his recovery efforts. But it should really have been a lot more, given the pace of that Red Bull and the late Mercedes drama.Rating out of 10: 5.5 … [Read more...] about British GP driver ratings
It is an indication Bielsa is unconcerned by the optics. A clue too, perhaps, that the control he wields at Leeds could leave him well placed to take advantage of the new rules. For Rubio, Bielsa's methodology could be more significant than the quality on the bench. … [Read more...] about Marcelo Bielsa and five substitutes rule: Does it favour innovation?
Plus, if England do decide to go top heavy for the first Test, with Broad and Anderson both playing, they'd probably like the 35 Tests worth of experience and 106 wickets of Woakes to be ready as insurance for the second game of the series when one or perhaps even both of England's leading wicket-takers might be absent from the attack. … [Read more...] about Who will England pick for first Pakistan Test at Emirates Old Trafford?