Quote of the Day

"You can’t sit there as a normal person who’s evaluated this and seen it happen before and go, ‘They handled it like professionals.’"
-- Bleacher Report’s Chris Simms, on CBS’ handling of his father Phil Simms’ removal from NFL broadcasting booth. ("Simms & Lefkoe Podcast," BleacherReport.com, 4/6)
Friday April 7, 2017 Vol. 23 — No. 146 Print This Issue

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  • Myles Ahead Of The Competition

    Garrett plans to spend Draft night around family and friends in his hometown

    Projected top NFL pick and former Texas A&M DE Myles Garrett "plans to spend draft night around family and friends in his hometown of Arlington, Texas," and he will do it with the NFLPA and ACE Media "helping to recreate much of what he may miss being at the big show," according to Albert Breer of THE MMQB. Garrett told his agent, Bus Cook, that he "wanted to stay home on April 27, and afford more people close to him the chance to experience the night with him." Cook then mentioned that to the NFLPA, and the union "came up with the idea to run the show through ACE Media," which launched in '15 as an "extension of their for-profit arm, Players Inc." Plans are "well underway." NFLPA President Eric Winston said, "We wanted to give guys the ...

  • In The Name Of The Father

    Chris Simms sounds off on his dad's removal from CBS role.

  • I've Got Your Back

    ESPN's John Skipper says Sage Steele has a long future ahead of her at the network.

  • Front Of The Rim

    NBA's salary cap increase for next season falls short of previous projections.

  • Washington Post Move

    Longtime Wizards analyst Phil Chenier not returning.

  • Friday Night Vikes

    The Vikings' planned practice facility may also host high school football games.

  • Precision Tool

    Amazon could use "TNF" to test different ads to different consumers simultaneously.

  • Golden Bear Essentials

    Golf Channel chats with THE DAILY about its new three-part doc on the life Jack Nicklaus.

  • Inside Baseball

    ESPN's Aaron Boone talks Cubs' home opener, booth chemistry.

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