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It was a crucial moment on Tuesday night: The bottom of the ninth of a 4-3 game, with runners at second and third and two outs. Alex Gordon was up to bat for the Kansas City Royals with a chance to tie or win the game.That's a situation when a team reli…
Brian Banks: The best revenge is successUpdated Jun 26 Share TweetThe story of Falcons linebacker Brian Banks‘ road from being wrongfully convicted of rape to the NFL is one that’s been told many times and the universal response has been that Banks is easy to root for after losing 10 years of his life before finally h…Source: profootballtalk.comShare TweetThe Patriots’ decision to cut tight end Aaron Hernandez makes it extremely difficult, if not impossible, for the team to recover any of the signing bonus paid to Hernandez last year and, in part, earlier this year. Indeed, the Falcons held Mike Vick’s r…Source: profootballtalk.com
Links: Panthers mismanaging expectationsUpdated Jun 26 Share TweetAtlanta Falcons Before Matt Ryan arrived in Atlanta, the Falcons had never achieved back-to-back winning records, notes David Teel of the (Newport News, Va.) Daily Press. Ryan started from day one and has led the Falcons to five consecutive winning seas…Source: ESPN.com
J-Hey powers Braves to first victory at The KUpdated Jun 26 Share TweetJason Heyward capped his 11th multihit game this month with a seventh-inning go-ahead solo homer that backed Kris Medlen's seven-inning effort and helped the Braves earn a 4-3 win over the Royals on Tuesday night at Kauffman Stadium.Source: MLB.com