Quote of the Day

"I don't look at myself as being 90. I know I have to walk with a little cane and a little slower maybe. But mentally, I feel very good."
-- Saints and Pelicans Owner Tom Benson, on being fully engaged with his teams despite reaching the milestone birthday last month. (New Orleans TIMES-PICAYUNE, 8/13)
Monday August 14, 2017 Vol. 23 — No. 239 Print This Issue

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  • Learning From Experience

    Elliott has made it clear that he disagrees with the NFL's findings in the case

    An appeal of Cowboys RB Ezekiel Elliott's six-game suspension handed down by the NFL for violating the league's personal conduct policy "is likely to be submitted" tomorrow, according to a source cited by ESPN's Adam Schefter ( TWITTER.com, 8/13 ). NFL Network's Mike Garafolo reported Elliott is "analyzing his long-term situation" and has "made it clear ... that he disagreed with the NFL's findings in this case." Elliott and his camp "believe they have witnesses and people on their side who can counteract some of the claim that is the NFL got to in this point." The league "did employ a panel of experts here to inform Roger Goodell during the process and help him reach his conclusion, so that, they believe, would be helpful on their side s ...

  • Clash Of The Titans

    Roger Goodell's once close relationship with Jerry Jones could be put to the test.

  • Derek & The Dominoes

    Marlins fans hope Jeter/Sherman pairing can provide a respite from the Jeffrey Loria era.

  • Doubting Thomas

    CBS draws its lowest final-round overnight rating for the PGA Championship since '08.

  • Insider Knowledge

    Pac-12 Networks taps former DirecTV exec as President.

  • It's Complicated

    Bennett, Lynch sitting for anthem means NFL may face yet another season of social protests.

  • Between The Lines

    Bills defend recent trades after front office accused of tanking.

  • Carry Lift

    Yamaguchi back for MilkPEP's PyeongChang campaign.

  • Just A Number

    Benson busier than ever with Saints/Pelicans, even at age 90.

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