Breaking News: New York Jets Cornerback Darrelle Revis is out for the season with a torn ACL

Posted in Blogroll on September 24th, 2012 by Ron Glover

(Associated Press)

The loss of Darrelle Revis leaves a gaping hole in the Jets defense.

The worst fears of the New York Jets were confirmed today when All-Pro cornerback Darrelle Revis was declared out for the season with a torn ACL in his left knee.

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Tip-Off for 9/24/12 (featuring The Doobie Bros.): Time for Roger Goodell to fall on his sword to protect the shield

Posted in Blogroll on September 24th, 2012 by Ron Glover

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What has Roger Goodell done to protect the integrity of the NFL?

He has ongoing issues with player safety, survived a recent lockout, and is trying to close the book on the Saints bounty scandal. Now with an official’s work stoppage on his watch NFL commissioner Roger Goodell has fumbled the snap. He may oversee the most popular professional sport in the United States but he’s far from the best commissioner.

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Ron Glover’s NFL Recap for Week 3: Ravens’ wide receiver Torrey Smith summons strength in the face of tragedy

Posted in Blogroll on September 24th, 2012 by Ron Glover

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The game was probably just a blur for Torrey Smith who played in the wake of his brother’s passing

Early Sunday morning Baltimore Ravens wide receiver Torrey Smith learned that his younger brother Tevin Jones, 19 lost his life in a motorcycle accident. After talking things over with his mother and other siblings Smith decided to play.

We’re all glad he did.

With little sleep and the weight of the world on his mind, Smith had six receptions for 127 yards and two touchdowns as the Baltimore Ravens edged the New England Patriots 31-30.

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