The fifth-year pro out of Cal had 63 catches for 797 yards and nine scores in two seasons for the Golden Bears and played in his first two NFL regular-season games last year.
After serving as sports editor of both the Silverado Star and UNLV Rebel Yell, the Detroit native remained in Las Vegas and embarked on his professional journalism career at the Review-Journal in 2002. He has covered mixed martial arts and prep sports while helping coordinate online and social media coverage for nearly every major sporting event to come through the valley.
Here’s the respect TV networks have for the AFC West: The Chiefs, Broncos and Chargers received their full allotment of five prime-time games, and the Raiders have four.
The Louisville native has 187 catches for 2,691 yards and 13 touchdowns over his five NFL seasons with the Jets and Jaguars.
When the NFL schedule is released Thursday, expect the Raiders to be heavily featured in marquee games, starting with the matchup between Josh McDaniels and Bill Belichick.
Charles Oliveira left Footprint Center in Phoenix with a victory over Justin Gaethje on Saturday after being stripped of his belt a day earlier for missing weight at UFC 274.
The International Fight Week card at T-Mobile Arena will feature two title bouts, including a trilogy fight between Alexander Volkanovski and former champ Max Holloway.
The popular lightweight doesn’t expect to engage the brake pedal in his second chance at a UFC title on a card in Phoenix that also includes a women’s strawweight title bout.
Former San Diego State star Matt Araiza had to watch as two other punters were selected before him in the NFL draft and he intends to make those teams regret their decisions.
It may be time to start moving on from the tired ‘Same old Jets’ narrative as the franchise appears to have entered a much more positive era with a great draft.
Only three of the 32 players selected in the actual first round of the draft were not included in our projection.
Liberty quarterback Malik Willis was finally picked late Friday night in the third round. He wasn’t alone among his peers in waiting longer than expected to get drafted.
Six wide receivers were selected in the NFL draft and two others traded on Thursday as the position continued to gain more prominence.