“I’m pleased with him,” said cornerback Jason McCourty. “He kept going. Mistake, no mistake, good play, bad play, he kept going, kept fighting, kept making his reads, kept trying to get the ball to his guys obviously against a good defense in Pittsburgh.
“I think we’re all just elated for him and his family that he’s able to play again,” Miller said. “We were all worried about him having to sit out that year. But he is also the one person who could come back and do this. CB Joe Haden (fractured left leg) was limited on Friday and is questionable against the Patriots. WR JuJu Smith Schuster (hamstring) and CB Coty Sensabaugh (shoulder) are also questionable. TE Vance McDonald (shoulder) is out..
“I can’t take more volunteers on Friday, but come in on Saturday and you’ll have plenty to do.””Everybody wants to give this time of year,” said kitchen manager Penny Goethe at Our Daily Bread Soup Kitchen in Bradenton. “A lot don’t have food or money to donate, so it’s their time.”The soup kitchen plans to serve up to 350 meals about the same amount of meals they serve daily and a 100 meal increase over last year’s average.The traditional meal of ham, green beans, mashed potatoes and more is always spirited, she added.”A lot of the people don’t have a lot and struggle to get presents for their kids,” she said. “So if you don’t have to worry about the meal itself, it really takes a load off their shoulders.”.
Neighbors watch the final burn down at the Eel River Valley Fire Academy’s structure fire training burn on Fernwood Drive in Fortuna on Saturday. The property owner donated an empty house and the exercise provided 30 students live fire experience in a controlled environment, so they could feel the reality of the heat and other conditions of structure fires. The training wrapped up an intense seven week academy in which new recruits were taught entry level structural firefighting and rescue skills..
Willie McGinest has three. A bunch of Saints guys Heath Evans, Darren Sharper have rings. On Sunday we just unload all of them.. For others, things have gotten substantially worse.”Few residents are dwelling on the negative, however, as they prepare for the big game, the legions of celebrities it will bring and the annual Carnival parades that culminate with Mardi Gras on Feb. The dome became a symbol of suffering after thousands of residents were stranded there for days without food or water in Katrina’s aftermath. “Everything is not up and running.