“It was about leadership, but it needed to be the right fit. He’s brought leadership. He’s brought confidence. He needs to get stronger and quicker on the ice, but he has shown in the past his commitment to becoming a better overall hockey player. One would expect the Oilers have seen this player a few times, given that two of his teammates are Oilers draft choices Graham McPhee and Aapeli Rasanen. All three were picked in the narrow range between 149 and 153 in their respective draft classes, and all can be considered long term prospects at best..

Min. Since entering league in 2012, DT FLETCHER COX is 1 of 7 NFL DTs with 45+ TFL (45) 30+ sacks (34). DE CHRIS LONG had FR in NFC Champ Game. WR Corey Coleman said he’s confident he will be cleared in an investigation surrounding an altercation involving his brother in January. Jonathan Coleman was indicted last month on a felonious assault charge. Coleman remains under investigation for an incident that happened in his apartment building.

Generated all 5 of his shot attempts in the last 7 minutes of play, a couple of which could have ended the game, the Actual Hockey part of which ended when Leon one timer whistled past the post in the dying seconds of overtime. That would have made for a more satisfactory ending than the shootout, even as the distribution of points was the same. Chipped in on 7 scoring chances in all.

CARDINALS: OUT: LB Alex Okafor (thigh), P Dave Zastudil (left groin). QUESTIONABLE: TE Rob Housler (hip), QB Carson Palmer (right shoulder), DE Frostee Rucker (calf). PROBABLE: RB Andre Ellington (foot), LB Larry Foote (shoulder), LB Kevin Minter (quadriceps), C Lyle Sendlein (ankle)..

Chicago ranked 26th in the league in total offense, and Cutler should be a breath of fresh air for that unit. However, we won’t be shy to point out that the Bears receiving corps doesn’t boast the talent that Denver does, so it will be interesting to see how things will play out. Ironically, Chicago must improve their defense which really tailed off in 2008, ranking only 21st in the league in total defense, and were particularly vulnerable against the pass where they were ranked 30th.

There are 13 Bears in the Hall of Fame who played defensive line. All of them except Doug Atkins, Dan Hampton and Richard Dent also played offense. Some of them, such as seven time Pro Bowl guard defensive tackle Stan Jones, were better known for their offense.

Would say that in order for anybody to bring about change you have to believe that change is possible, and so first and foremost that epilogue, and that ending, is coming from that perspective. And then, secondly, being an historian, I know that changes have usually come as a result of people feeling and recognizing that things are pretty bad. And so it would not surprise me if we are able to create an anti racist America in the near future.