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Jake Long still holding up the tackle market
profootballtalk.com Updated Mar 16, 2013
Tackle Jake Long, the No. 1 pick in the 2008 NFL draft, made a quick trip to St. Louis once the free-agency period opened. Since then, there has been nothing quick about Long’s search for a new job. After an extended visit with the Rams, Long left withoShare Tweet
Dodgers still waiting on key pieces as season nearsMLB.com Mar 16, 2013For a team with a $200 million-plus payroll, the Dodgers sure do have a lot of unsettled business at this late stage of the spring.Share TweetThe San Francisco 49ers added veteran depth to their secondary Saturday by signing St. Louis Rams unrestricted free agent Craig Dahl to a three-year contract. This is not a flashy signing, but Dahl has the potential to help in multiple ways. Dahl, 27, h…Share TweetPHOENIX - Look at that picture. That's a home-run follow-through. One to marvel at. A split-second earlier, Yasiel Puig pulverized a pitch - hitting a line drive homer to right-center field that even Los Angeles Dodgers manager Don Mattingly was amazeShare TweetESPN.com Mar 16, 2013Los Angeles Clippers forward Caron Butler practiced Saturday for the second time since he suffered a left elbow strain last week and will start Sunday when the Clippers play the New York Knicks.Share Tweet
WR Gibson: 'They'll be just fine without me'ESPN.com Mar 16, 2013The St. Louis Rams have not been scrambling to add wide receivers after watching Danny Amendola and Brandon Gibson sign elsewhere in free agency. 2012 Rams Receiving Leaders That should tell us what the team thinks of its young receiving targets. "…Share Tweetnytimes.com Mar 16, 2013With the Heat having joined the 2007-8 Rockets and the 1971-72 Lakers as the only teams to record 21 or more wins in a row, the questions now become how long the team can keep the streak going.Share Tweet
Steven Jackson considered retirementprofootballtalk.com Mar 16, 2013After running back Steven Jackson left the Rams but before he joined the Falcons, he considered another option. “I was thinking about maybe retiring,” Jackson said Friday, via D. Orlando Ledbetter of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution. “I really conShare TweetDodgers outfielder Carl Crawford and starter Zack Greinke moved closer to game action Saturday, with Crawford possibly serving as DH Sunday and Greinke set for a short bullpen session.Share TweetThe numbers for Danny Amendola's new contract with the New England Patriots have come into clearer focus. It's still tough to know what keeping Amendola off the market would have cost the St. Louis Rams had the team pushed for a long-term contract with …Share Tweetstltoday.com Mar 16, 2013Offensive tackle leaves St. Louis without agreement on deal; safety elects to stay with Lions.Share Tweet