Detroit Lions coach Matt Patricia doesn’t want to lose focus of the big picture heading into the NFL Draft.
Patricia is aware of his affinity for the offensive line and linebackers and wants to Cheap Authentic Baseball Jerseys make certain that doesn’t interfere with his overall understanding of his team’s needs.
New England Patriots won’t trade tight end Rob Gronkowski this year, according to ESPN’s Adam Schefter. Gronkowski announced on Tuesday via Instagram that he will play this season, in the wake of reports that his status for 2018 was uncertain. Patriots’ TE Rob Gronkowski and his agent Drew Rosenhaus met today with Bill Belichick, and told him that Gronkowski is playing this season for the Patriots.
It was very positive and Rob is committed, Rosenhaus said. There will be no Gronkowski trade this season. – Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) April 24, 2018 Gronk had considered retirement, something he made clear after Super Bowl LII when he said he would consider his future in the NFL. Gronkowski had an All-Pro season in 2017 with 69 receptions for 1,084 yards and eight touchdown catches. I met with coach today and informed him I will be back for the 2018 season with the Pats. I have been working out, staying in shape and feel great. Looking forward to another championship run.
For almost every other top quarterback, the draft process is about keeping your head about you when everyone else is turning you into some demigod. For Jackson, he’s had to be mentally poised when the world seems to be dismissing him as a mere mortal. What can he do? Lashing out isn’t a good look. Bragging isn’t a good look. He tries to avoid all the talk, but he’s on social media and his fans (and some haters) inevitably tag him with the latest slight. Lamar Jackson is determined to prove wrong critics who say he can’t play quarterback in the NFL. (AP) More On Wednesday, an NFL.com story quoted an anonymous offensive coordinator saying Jackson hopes when Cheap Baseball Jerseys China he throws. He’s an awesome athlete, the coordinator said. He will not be able to play [quarterback] in this league – mark my words. Ouch.
Jackson joked that his only throw of hope is when he uncorks a Hail Mary. No, he’s not perfect. This is not a secret and not something he hides from. I had a narrow base in college, Jackson said Wednesday. I had to widen my base and work on my accuracy a lot more. He said his accuracy has gone through the roof during the past few months. Wait until he gets top-level coaching is a common comment at this time of year. Last year, Mitch Trubisky’s lack of experience running an offense out of a huddle was discussed but not detrimental. It was assumed he would figure it out in the NFL. He went second overall to the Bears, who traded up to the spot.