ICYMI–April 7th, 2017
Grab something to write with and get ready to mark your calendarSource: The NFL announces when the NFL will announce the 2017 NFL preseason schedule – CBSSports.com
Eli Manning has spent the better part of a decade without a receiver that can change his red-zone fortunes. The quarterback sees similarities between Brandon Marshall and Plaxico Burress.
Hold that special someone close in your arms tonight. Don’t let go. Tomorrow is promised to nothing and nobody, not even true love. Aaron and Olivia are no more.
In November, NFL Network suspended commentator Brian Baldinger for six months after he said the Eagles should put a bounty on Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott. Less than six months later, Baldinger is back. PFT has confirmed that NFL Network reduced Baldinger’s suspension, and Baldinger was on the air today. There’s been no official announcement…
Jim Nantz is their guy. ‘Hello, friends.’ He’s kind of the face and voice of the network. He’s a bigger linchpin than Phil Simms for that network, that’s for sure. So I would think in some degree or fashion, I’m not trying to throw Jim under the bus, but yeah, he signed off on this to some degree.”Source: Chris Simms believes Jim Nantz played a role in Phil Simms’ demotion at CBS