The NFL will be voting on proposed changes to kickoffs at next week’s league meetings and the league’s longest-tenured kicker shared some of his thoughts about the alterations.
Colts kicker Adam Vinatieri was a guest on The Rich Eisen Show on Thursday and said that he’s for any rule change that makes the game safer. That’s the intent of the proposed rule changes, which eliminate running starts for the coverage team and wedge blocks as well as limiting the area where blockers on the return team can initiate contact.
Barkley is going to be a storyline throughout the 2018 season. Unlike the rookie quarterbacks, he won’t be graded on a learning experience curve. Critics (of the decision to select Barkley second overall, not necessarily Barkley himself) will be quick with the bust label after a bad game or two. So the best thing Barkley can do is avoid those bad games.
So Barkley gets a reprieve from most of the summer hurdles other rookies face. Then he must scale the highest wall on the obstacle course. Every rookie’s path through the offseason is different. But none of them are ever easy.
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I had a good feeling it was between Josh Allen and I, Mayfield said. I’m not really sure why. I had a dream about it and it was all just sort of coming into focus. I didn’t try to stress about it too much because it would have just driven me crazy, having anxiety about where I could have ended up.
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Rockets: The Rockets were outrebounded 49-41. … Houston scored just 19 first-quarter points, its fifth straight period failing to score more than 24 before scoring 34 in the second. … After saying the pressure was on the Warriors, D’Antoni cracked pregame, That really worked out well, didn’t it?