Foster said Nicolas has “tremendous upside” and could be “very versatile at the next level,” but for all his considerable raw skill, the 6 foot 4 Nicolas is listed (generously?) at 231 pounds. By NFL standards, that is light. Former Hokies defensive end Jason Worilds, now a Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker, weighs 262..
CSU offensive tackle Ty Sambrailo could cement himself as a first round pick if he handles Orchard. Rashad Higgins, a Biletnikoff Award finalist, hauled in 89 catches, 17 of which went for touchdowns, and led the nation with 1,640 receiving yards. Dee Hart gained 6.7 yards every time he carried the football and scored 16 times.
Redskins RB Clinton Portis will have season ending surgery on a torn muscle in his lower abdomen. The Giants have been awarded receiver Devin Thomas on waivers from the Panthers. It comes a day after the team signed former Buccaneers receiver Michael Clayton. Titans QB Vince Young, who had a heated exchange with coach Jeff Fisher after Sunday’s OT loss to the Redskins, has apologized via text message. “I’m not a real big text guy,” said Fisher, who believes talking face to face is a “man thing.” . Asante Samuel of the Eagles has been fined $40,000 for his helmet to helmet hit on Giants WR Derek Hagan on Sunday..
Marcus Fischer has returned to Carmichael Lynch in the newly created position of chief strategy officer managing partner. Mr. Fischer joined the agency in 2003 and held a senior level position in its brand planning department before leaving in 2008 to assume the role of president at Minneapolis digital shop space150, where he was recently elevated to CEO.
When you creating a league high 74 chances so far, and this is the calibre of striker your board picked to build on the wonders of last season, is it any wonder you want to leave? While the manner this has unfolded is unsavoury, Payet deserves to ply his trade towards the top of the table, not the bottom. Granted, he could be playing better, but not much. Only a select few players can drag a team by themselves, and Payet is, unfortunately, not one of them.
While Levison of Lavabit could not discuss the specifics of his case, he suggested that the government was trying to compel him to give access to vast quantities of user data. He explained that he was not opposed to fulfilling law enforcement requests that were “specific in nature” and “approved by a judge after showing probable cause,” and noted that he had responded to some two dozen subpoenas during his decade in business. “What I’m against, at least on a philosophical level,” he added, “is the bulk collection of information, or the violation of the privacy of an entire user base just to conduct the investigation into a handful of individuals.”.