The Giants have been around for 93 years, and until this season they had never lost 13 games, much less 14. As uninspiring as Washington was on Thanksgiving night in NFL Jerseys 2016 Landover, on that brown, patchy field, they still managed to beat the Giants. It’s sure to be the last game in a Giants uniform for several key players, while it might be the last in a Washington uniform for Kirk Cousins, who apparently isn’t their long-term solution despite being 65 yards from a third straight 4,000-yard season.
Twice in Jim Caldwell’s four seasons in Detroit, this season-ending game decided the NFC North title. The Packers won both, but this one means nothing but bragging rights, if the players are even thinking that. Caldwell is once again on the hot seat, and the Packers were shut out last week for the second time this season, both without Aaron Rodgers.
Yes, under better circumstances, this could have been Deshaun Watson against Andrew Luck with something tangible on the line in the AFC South. Now it’s about who will drag the bottom, and whose quarterback (T.J. Yates, Jacoby Brissett) will take the worst beating. DeAndre Hopkins and T.Y. Hilton might want to go fishing together somewhere in the offseason and compare notes on whose career is being wasted worse.
When John Wall left Adidas, it felt like there was no turning back. He’d turned down a $66 million offer that, on the surface, seemed like it was a solid deal for the Wizards’ All-Star point guard. But things soured, and Wall walked away from the deal.
So when Wall signed a five-year deal to return to the brand he spurned two years ago, it turned a lot of heads. Wall had been in talks with plenty of brands in between their Wholesale NFL Jerseys Cheap time apart and had almost exclusively worn Nike shoes while he was a free agent.
“To me, I banked on myself to have a season like this. To be honest, I banked on myself. I just feel like somebody is gonna come,” Wall said. “If not, I will still be a sneaker free agent. I feel like with the way I’m playing, the type of image I have, the character I have, how I interact with the fans in the community, I think I’m the perfect guy for a signature shoe.”