NFL coaches preach all summer about keeping the best 53 players on the roster. Sometimes, however, money gets in the way and decisions are made based as much on payroll as performance.
Monthly Archives: September 2016
Broncos cornerback Aqib Talib laid out Rams quarterback Case Keenum with a late hit in last week’s preseason game, but the NFL let Talib off the hook. Talib was not fined for the hit, the NFL has confirmed. Talib’s teammate Bradley Roby wasn’t so lucky. The NFL fined Roby $24,309 for a hit to the […]
Player development was a positive this season in the Rockies’ farm system. It seemed as though every week a player was moved up. Some veteran staff members thought 2016 could have been the most productive year for players on minor-league rosters. Left-hander Tyler Anderson and outfielder David Dahl were maybe the most gratifying success stories…