This is a supreme test for both teams.

Why this is a good deal for the Cubs: Look, this is a risky signing for the Cubs given Brandon Morrow has rarely been able to stay healthy for more than five minutes at a time for much of his career. After missing most of the previous three seasons, however, Morrow was healthy in 2017 and after his promotion to the Dodgers in late May was one of the best relievers the rest of the season.

The Seahawks might want to consider hiring armed guards to protect Russell Wilson from the Jaguars’ pass rush … except, Wilson has a knack for survival that’s unrivaled this season. Logic dictates that Pete Carroll and defensive coordinator Kris Richard should be able to dial up something to keep Blaine Gabbert in check, but keeping Leonard Fournette in check is another story.

Lewis, at 5-8, 195 pounds, proved again Sunday he can handle a regular workload; his 15 rushes for 112 yards against the Dolphins made for his best game yet this season. It also marked his fifth consecutive game with double-digit carries. Lewis got the ball when it was time to close out Miami in the fourth quarter, and Burkhead did the early work, with two short first-half TDs as part of his 15 touches for 53 yards.

White saw only five touches. Gillislee, who was inactive for the third consecutive game, now feels closer to being released than seeing the field again in New England.

Two other New England personnel developments have fallen in favor of Lewis and Burkhead: injuries to wide receivers. Julian Edelman suffered a season-ending knee injury in the Basketball Jerseys For Sale preseason, and Chris Hogan is dealing with a shoulder injury. Beyond the behemoth that is Rob Gronkowski, the Patriots’ offense is based on a bunch of fast, quick guys and having Cheap NFL Jerseys Nike consistent big-play ability wherever they line up. That’s why they made an offseason trade for wide receiver Brandin Cooks, who has found his groove in being a lot more than a deep threat.

Perry scores in shootout to lift Ducks past Hurricanes

Anaheim Ducks coach Randy Carlyle said goalie Ryan Miller was brought in to be a veteran presence and not just a backup to starter John Gibson.

Miller was rushed to the hospital after he dislocated his left knee during the third quarter of Chicago’s 20-12 loss at New Orleans on Sunday.

Miller had made an over-the-shoulder catch on a throw from rookie quarterback Mitchell Trubisky in the end zone, but when he landed, his left leg bent awkwardly.

Siemian won a training camp battle to be the starter in each of the past two seasons, beating out Mark Sanchez and Lynch in 2016 and then beating out Lynch again this past summer. Joseph has consistently expressed a comfort level with Siemian as the Broncos moved through the first quarter of the season at 3-1.

But the three-game losing streak has put any and all potential changes Cheap Kyrie Irving Jerseys in the offensive huddle on the table.

“That’s not my job, my job is to play quarterback and play the best Cheap Liverpool Jerseys I can,” Siemian said when asked if he was worried Joseph would make a change. “I’ve got to play better, can’t turn it over.”

I think every team is looking for that except for probably six teams. And when those opportunities come around, if you believe that’s the case, you don’t hesitate and you don’t hold back.”

JuJu Smith-Schuster shines as Steelers stuff Lions

This Rust Belt rumble saw a lot of field goals, bad play-calling and a breakout performance. The Pittsburgh Steelers (6-2) bested the Detroit Lions (3-4), 20-15. Here’s what we learned:

“We played well in spurts tonight, but we made too many catastrophic mistakes that ended up in our net.”

Nick Cousins lifted a backhand past Howard at the two-minute mark of the third. Arizona pulled within a goal at 16:43 when Keller’s shot bounced past Howard.

Darren Helm scored into an empty Coyotes net at 18:34.

Fans booed Gurriel heavily during pregame introductions, and got louder during his first at-bat in the second inning. Dodgers starter Rich Hill even stepped off the rubber before Cheap Kids Jerseys NHL his first pitch to Gurriel, prolonging the booing.

“That was my silent gesture” to condemn Gurriel’s insult, Hill said.

The choruses of boos only changed into a raucous cheer when Gurriel fouled out. He flied out to right field in the fourth.

Initially, Gurriel apologized in a statement released by the Astros.

“I made an offensive gesture that was indefensible,” he said. “I sincerely apologize to everyone that I offended with my actions. I deeply regret it.”

Gurriel will lose $322,581 of his $12 million salary next year, which Cheap Jordan Jerseys the Astros will donate to charitable causes. He also will be required to undergo sensitivity training during the offseason.

Injuries we’re tracking from Sunday’s Week 8 games

Week 8 of the 2017 NFL season is here. Here are the injuries we are tracking on Sunday.

1. Chicago Bears tight end Zach Miller was carted off the field after suffering an apparent leg injury while attempting a catch in the end zone during the third quarter. Miller had surgery on his dislocated knee Sunday night, NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport reports. Miller’s injury is described as “very serious,” per Rapoport.

While Ball has arguably had the most attention and hype around him in this draft class, Mitchell was the best rookie on the floor Saturday. The 13th overall pick, Mitchell made nine of 16 shots and had a career-high 22 points to lead the Jazz (3-3).

“I totally have the support of Mr. and Mrs. Haslam,” Jackson said Sunday of owners Jimmy and Dee Haslam.

Describing it as “some form of decision that has been looming for the last couple of years,” Belichick made it clear that the team’s preference was to keep Garoppolo.

“It’s definitely not something we wanted to walk away from,” he said. “I felt like we rode it out as long as we could. Over a period of time, we explored every option possible to try to sustain it. But at this point, felt like we had to make a decision.

The 49ers traded for Patriots quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo on Tuesday, sending Cheap Jerseys Sites a 2018 second-round draft pick to New England. The 49ers are expected to release Cheap Jerseys Throwback quarterback Brian Hoyer, who is expected to sign with the Patriots to be Tom Brady’s backup.

Everything you need to know about the College Football Playoff

Welcome to Year 4 of the College Football Playoff.

The semifinals this season are: The College Football Playoff Semifinal at the Rose Bowl Game Presented by Northwestern Mutual (5 p.m. ET on ESPN and ESPN App) and the College Football Playoff Semifinal at the Allstate Sugar Bowl (8:45 p.m. ET on ESPN and ESPN App), both Jan. 1.

“Every game looks the same if you give the ball away,” Joseph said. “We have a good football team and we have a great defense, so if we don’t give the ball away we can beat anybody in the league. But right now we’re giving games away and all four losses look the same.”

But Miller didn’t get the opportunity to show what he could do over the first 10 games of the season.

On Sunday he got that chance and rose to the occasion, stopping 34 shots as the Ducks beat the Carolina Hurricanes 4-3 in a shootout.

“In tonight’s appearance he saved our butt on numerous occasions,” Carlyle said. “We told him not to accept being here as a backup. We want him to compete. That’s where the competition between the two goaltenders is unique. But it’s a benefit to us if we can have a 1-A and 1-B.”

“He’s progressing well,” Fox said Tuesday. “I think he’s with his Cheap Jerseys Vip family and there’s been a lot of people [who have reached] out from around the league. [There’s Cheap Jerseys With Free Shipping supposed to have] been some Saints players heading by today, so again, he’s progressing well.”

Eagles DT Fletcher Cox sued for allegedly ruining a marriage, report says

The lawsuit, which was filed Wednesday, according to TMZ Sports, is seeking more than $25,000 in damages from Cox.

Cox, 26, signed a six-year contract extension worth $102 million with the Eagles last year. The two-time Pro Bowl player has logged 14 tackles, 4.5 sacks, a forced fumble and a fumble recovery this season.

Owners opted to count their money instead of make a stink. Goodell held a fractious group of 32 billionaires together through the lockout and collective bargaining agreement negotiations in 2011. It was his crowning achievement as commissioner, a deal that saw owners get just about every concession they wanted from players and set up a decade of labor stability and overflowing coffers. Goodell was untouchable because he made the league money.

One of the league’s most powerful owners, Jerry Jones of the Dallas Cowboys, threatened to turn his lobbying efforts against Goodell’s contract extension into a full-blown legal fight.

Bengals coach Marvin Lewis revealed Wednesday that rookie receiver John Ross, the team’s first-round pick this spring, has been hiding a shoulder injury from the team.

Appearing with Ross Tucker on SiriusXM NFL Radio (via ESPN), Lewis said Ross Cheap Jerseys In UK was put on injured reserve, ending his season.

Ross didn’t record a catch as he has barely played this season while Cheap Jerseys Good Quality battling other injuries. He hurt his knee in the last preseason game but was given a chance to play in Week 2. However, he was benched after a fumble on his lone touch, a rushing play.

He reinjured his knee shortly after his Week 2 debut and has played in only two games since.

Lewis said the shoulder injury Ross has is not related to the shoulder surgery he underwent before the NFL Draft.