This is the third straight year the Rams have signed a key player to a large extension on the eve of the season. Defensive tackle Aaron Donald signed a six-year, $135 million deal on Aug. 31, 2018, and quarterback Jared Goff inked a four-year, $134 million extension on Sept. 3, 2019. … [Read more...] about Rams CB Ramsey signs five-year extension worth reported $105 million
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It's rare for a player to spend his entire career with one team. So much has to align, from the money, to the competing interests, to if a club is competitive in the player's prime. Zimmerman will go wire-to-wire with the Nationals. Strasburg could, too. Around the league, Mike Trout has a massive contract to keep him with the Angels through the 2030 season, and Clayton Kerhsaw is in his 13th year with the Los Angeles Dodgers. … [Read more...] about Trea Turner’s stock is skyrocketing. How could that affect his future in Washington?
Other clubs see the cap as a chance to clamber out of a division they don’t want to be in and are investing in experienced players instead. Bolton, who intend being in League Two for no more than nine months, have signed a whole new squad. Mansfield are also going for it and so are Salford – who have released 15 players and signed nine, including Preston captain Tom Clarke, which says everything about the Class of 92’s spending power. Although the salary cap is coming in with immediate effect, current contracts are assumed to be worth a league average salary until they expire. These clubs know they have to act quick to exploit their financial advantage before the cap levels the field. … [Read more...] about The transfer window is working for young, free and single footballers
“How many other guys out there are you going to take that are better than Jimmy Garoppolo?” said Warner, an NFL Network analyst. “There’s not many guys in our league that you would take over a young Jimmy Garoppolo based on what he’s done at this point. … He’s going to have to play a whole lot worse, and show me a whole lot more issues, before I think about moving on. … [Read more...] about 49ers’ Jimmy Garoppolo has his supporters, but doubts linger despite Super Bowl run
Similarly, Clarrie Grimmett, Alec Bedser, Curtly Ambrose and Joel Garner all had a good harvest of wickets at sub-20 averages, significantly improving their career averages. Chris Martin, Iqbal Qasim, Sobers and Chris Cairns used their last ten Tests to bring down their rather high averages. Kapil's is an interesting case. His average was standing at 29.75 when his last ten Tests started. Even though he took only 20 wickets in these ten Tests, well below par in terms of wickets, he was quite accurate and had an average of 27.55 during this period, which did not do any harm to his career average. … [Read more...] about Players who retired on a Rosberg-style high, and those who didn’t
The same day, RTD is set to begin a monthlong trial in Denver District Court to settle disputes with Denver Transit Partners, the private consortium that built and operates three other FasTracks rail lines. They’re fighting over reimbursement claims for significant costs that resulted from finicky crossing-gate technology. DTP now seeks $111 million from RTD, which has lodged $27 million in counter-claims. … [Read more...] about RTD’s new chief faces big challenges at cash-strapped transit agency