Falcons’ Quinn: Blame isn’t on Steve Sarkisian alone
Atlanta’s season ended in disappointing fashion, topped off by a peculiar play call on fourth and goal.
Speaking of Ryan, Atlanta is entering the offseason with the quarterback atop its list of priorities. Falcons GM Thomas Dimitroff told reporters Thursday Ryan’s next contract is the team’s main focus before the start of the 2018 season, adding I don’t think it’s going to be that difficult of a negotiation, per the team’s official site.
Sometimes freak accidents happen, Kraft said. Thank goodness it wasn’t as severe as we thought it could be, but you don’t know, and today will be a great test. There isn’t anyone who is mentally tougher and prepares harder than Tommy and we’ll see.
Brady split open his right thumb on Wednesday, NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport reported. Brady was listed as limited on Friday after sitting out practice on Thursday. Per Rapoport, the New England quarterback was slinging the pigskin fine on Friday.
With Brady set to play on Sunday, the Patriots will attempt to make their eighth Super Bowl.
The demise of the Pats is greatly exaggerated. Kraft said Sunday he plans on Brady and Bill Belichick being part of the organization for the foreseeable future.
I started the season pitching good and everything was good, Pineda said. It was one moment it’s fine and … broken a ligament, so we don’t have control for that. I feel bad, but it’s the baseball game.
We are excited to have Austin join the Giants, said Giants senior vice president and general manager Bobby Evans. He is a talented and versatile player who will strengthen our roster and provide additional depth at all three outfield positions.