The Steelers will try to rebound from an emotional loss to the New England Patriots. The Steelers will play without wide receiver Antonio Brown, who was injured against the Patriots last week. The Steelers hope he’ll return in the playoffs. Not enough good things to get them past the Arizona Cardinals, but certainly this not a debacle season. “We did not accomplish what we wanted to accomplish, but we didn’t go backwards,” Singletary said. No parades for that.
Partly sunny. A couple of snow showers in spots. High 21; slowly falling temperatures. (CNNMoney/Meredith) Kylie Jenner is not happy about Snapchat’s new redesign.Snap stock fell more than 7% on Thursday afternoon after the reality TV star said she is no longer using the app. Jenner has been one of Snapchat’s most influential users.”Sooo does anyone else not open Snapchat anymore? Or is it just me. Ugh this is so sad,” Jenner tweeted on Wednesday.In another tweet she said, “Still love you tho snap .
Atlanta already has released its leading rusher, Steven Jackson, and Jacquizz Rodgers looks as though he’ll leave via free agency. Should the Falcons rely on drafting a running back to pair with Devonta Freeman? How about getting a veteran back to go with the second year ball carrier? Someone such as Pierre Thomas, who is being cut loose by the New Orleans Saints. He’ll never be a workhorse, but Thomas can run and catch and block.
I’m going to miss Smith’s candor in interviews. He was direct when the Seahawks’ running game struggled last season, when injuries then ineffectiveness led to 18 different guys carrying the ball for Seattle and the regular season ending with Christine Michael the team’s leading rusher despite the team waiving him in November. Before that Smith was effusive and enlightening on what made Marshawn Lynch so great as the foundation of the franchise from 2011 into ’15, and on the battles Thomas Rawls had getting back from a broken ankle last offseason, among other topics.
Todd Millikan A part of Nebraska’s rich tradition of big play tight ends, Todd Millikan hauled in a school position record 14 touchdown passes among his 40 career catches as a Husker. He also had a touchdown catch in the 1987 Sugar Bowl. The 6 3, 235 pounder from Shenandoah, Iowa, averaged 20.6 yards per reception in his career, totaling 825 yards.
Gaffney filed to run back in early July. One of the leading Democrats in the city back in the early 1980s, Gaffney played for the Florida Gator football team and, before he suffered a devastating injury, he was headed to the NFL. Gaffney bounced back strongly after the end of his football career.