Drew Lock relishing chance for fresh start with Seahawks
Drew Lock went into the offseason expecting change and was prepared for a new opportunity somewhere other than Denver. “I was ready for something to happen and then when I found out that this is what happened, I was really, really excited,” Lock said Monday. For now, Lock appears to be the likely starter going into next season.news.yahoo.com
Old news becomes official as NFL free agency period begins
Chandler Jones to Las Vegas, Khalil Mack and J.C. Jackson to the LA Chargers, Brandon Scherff to Jacksonville. On Wednesday, teams could come clean after all the recent leaks made those moves — and dozens of others — common knowledge throughout the NFL. Yes, the 2022 business year has begun, and with it come the official announcements of who is going where for what and how much. By far the biggest blockbuster — at least until Houston finds a team for quarterback Deshaun Watson — is Wilson moving from the Seahawks to the Broncos. Watson sat out last season and still faces civil lawsuits and perhaps an NFL suspension.wftv.com
Ida aftermath: Hurricane damages studio of ‘Dukes of Hazzard’ star John Schneider
>> Read more trending newsThe 1969 orange Dodge Charger, made famous in the late 1970s television series “The Dukes of Hazzard,” was one of the items damaged at actor John Schneider’s home and studio in Louisiana by Hurricane Ida, WZTV reported. Holden, located west of Hammond and northwest of New Orleans, was hit hard by Ida, which hit the Louisiana coast as a Category 4 storm. Schneider was in Middle Tennessee when the storm hit, helping people affected by floods last week, WZTV reported. “Well … When something like this happens you have two choices: Tears and laughter,” Schneider wrote on Facebook. “My request is that if you know somebody that’s going through something like this, then you help them,” Schneider tweeted.wftv.com
Free agency an antidote for offensive fireworks, mobile QBs
(AP Photo/Eric Christian Smith, File)DENVER – Teams searching for an antidote to the high-octane offenses and mobile quarterbacks that dominate the modern NFL won't have to wait around for the draft. Free agency this year promises a deeper pool of possibilities than usual because the league's lost revenues during the coronavirus pandemic in 2020 resulted in the first decrease in the salary cap in a decade. Then, the league scuttled its annual scouting combine in Indianapolis, making it harder still for teams to evaluate the incoming class. Ad“In the draft, you’re just shooting from the hip because you just haven’t really spent any time around players,” former Bucs GM Mark Dominik said. “You talk about being able to deal with all the speed, I love the linebacker group, off-the-ball linebackers," Jeremiah said.
Inside 'Dukes of Hazzard' Star John Schneider's Wedding to Longtime Girlfriend Alicia
"Dukes of Hazzard" star John Schneider has tied the knot and Inside Edition was on the guest list! Schneider, 59, wed longtime girlfriend Alicia Allain inside a barn on his property in Holden, Louisiana, on Tuesday. Schneider is still battling his estranged wife, Elvira Schneider, in what has been a five-year-long divorce saga, so the wedding was purely a religious ceremony. "To know that truly the most beautiful woman in the world was walking toward me was the greatest feeling in the world," Schneider said, laughing. RELATED STORIESDad Sells Fireworks to Pay for Daughter's Wedding, Whole Family Helps OutJohn Schneider Searched 'DWTS' Crowd Every Night for Estranged Children'Dukes of Hazzard' Star on the Moment He Reported to Jail: 'I Can't Run, I Can't Hide'