Kyle Shanahan: The 49ers were fixated on Trey Lance and Mac Jones, leading to the 2021 draft

Kyle Shanahan: The 49ers were fixated on Trey Lance and Mac Jones, leading to the 2021 draft

Darren Yamashita-USA TODAY Sports San Francisco 49ers head coach Kyle Shanahan joined the team i am an athlete Podcast and was asked about the process that led to the team picking quarterback Trey Lance with the No. 3 draft pick last year. There was much speculation as to who the 49ers were planning to draft … Read more

NFL suspends Miami Dolphins owner and withdraws team draft picks for tampering and tanking

NFL suspends Miami Dolphins owner and withdraws team draft picks for tampering and tanking

The investigation, led by former U.S. Attorney and SEC Chairman Mary Jo White and attorneys from law firm Debevoise, found that the Dolphins violated anti-tampering rules three times, the NFL said in a press release Tuesday. The investigation also found that the team did not intentionally lose games, known as tanking, but noted that Ross … Read more

NFL suspends and penalizes Dolphins owners, deprives team of two draft picks

NFL suspends and penalizes Dolphins owners, deprives team of two draft picks

Comment on this story comment The NFL suspended and fined Miami Dolphins owner Stephen Ross and stripped the team of two draft picks for violating league policies governing the integrity of the game, the league said Tuesday. Ross was suspended through October 17 and removed from all NFL committees. He was fined $1.5 million, the … Read more

Dolphins lose draft picks and owner is suspended for tampering

Dolphins lose draft picks and owner is suspended for tampering

The NFL has suspended Miami Dolphins owner Stephen M. Ross and taken away two draft picks after an investigator found the team violated the league’s anti-tampering policy by trying to steal quarterback Tom Brady and the coach Lure Sean Payton to Miami. At the same time, the investigator, former US Attorney Mary Jo White, found … Read more

7 Horrifying Horror Movies You Haven’t Seen Yet

7 Horrifying Horror Movies You Haven’t Seen Yet

Maybe it’s the internet that’s desensitizing us, or maybe it’s the real-life horror of living under Tory and Republican rule. Whatever it is, nothing seems to scare us these days. If you’ve attended a horror movie screening in the last five years – with a few exceptions – you’re probably more giddy and entertained than … Read more

MLBPA Rejects MLB’s “Final” International Draft Proposal

MLBPA Rejects MLB’s “Final” International Draft Proposal

The Major League Baseball Players Association announced Monday that it had rejected Major League Baseball’s most recent (and reportedly “final”) proposal to implement an international draft. The MLBPA’s statement reads as follows: “The Players Association today rejected what MLB described as their “final” proposal to establish a draft and hard-slotting system for international participants. The … Read more

MLBPA rejects MLB’s proposal for an international draft, leaving the qualifying bidding system in place

MLBPA rejects MLB’s proposal for an international draft, leaving the qualifying bidding system in place

The Major League Baseball Players Association formally rejected MLB’s latest proposal for an international draft on Monday, the deadline for both sides to reach an agreement on a long-standing, high-impact issue. The absence of a draft means that the qualification offer system and the international signing period remain unchanged. The two sides exchanged a total … Read more

League, MLBPA Exchange Proposals on International Draft

League, MLBPA Exchange Proposals on International Draft

July 25 is the deadline for Major League Baseball and the MLB Players Association to agree on an international player draft that would replace the current international signing system and end the major league free agent qualifying bidding system. The two sides have been in negotiations for weeks, and ESPN’s Alden Gonzalez (Everyone above Twitter … Read more

Cubs expect to sign the vast majority of draft picks may have already landed one of their upside arms

Cubs expect to sign the vast majority of draft picks may have already landed one of their upside arms

After the 2022 MLB draft wrapped yesterday, Cubs vice president of scouting Dan Kantrovitz said something very interesting. remember draft selections are only half the battle – the other half is actually adding these players to your organization. He put a specific number (or two) on how many of the team’s draft picks they think … Read more

MLB Draft Day 3 – Baltimore Orioles take 7-foot left-hander Jared Beck, the greatest MLB player of all time

MLB Draft Day 3 – Baltimore Orioles take 7-foot left-hander Jared Beck, the greatest MLB player of all time

LOS ANGELES — The Baltimore Orioles aimed high with their 13th-round draft pick. A full seven feet — and that’s before their new pitching contestant gets on the mound. The O’s selected 7-foot lefty Jared Beck from Saint Leo University with the first pick in round 13 of baseball’s amateur draft on Tuesday. If Beck … Read more