Peyton Manning had his reasons for turning down his TV analyst job offers.
The future Hall of Fame quarterback declined offers to be the lead analyst for Fox’s Thursday Night Football and ESPN’s Monday Night Football, claiming he wasn’t ready to get in the broadcast booth.
I don’t want to be a critic at this point, Manning said, via Jonathan Maze of Restaurant Business Magazine, before joking, I still do too many commercials.
Defense. Brent Burns (12-55-67) has nine points in his past 10 games while skating 24:19 per game and is paired up with Paul Martin — because if the playoffs are going on, Paul Martin is in them (119 career games). But the most intriguing pairing in this series is Marc-Edouard Vlasic and Justin Braun, who might see copious amounts of the Marchessault line. Dylan DeMelo and Brenden Dillon are the Sharks’ third pairing. Nate Schmidt led the Knights in ice time (27:56), although he and Brayden McNabb were a minus-9 in shot attempts vs. the Kings. Deryk Engelland and Shea Theodore (plus-19) fared better. Colin Miller and Jon Merrill were the third pairing against L.A. Advantage: Sharks.
Greg Wyshynski and Emily Kaplan break down the second-round playoff matchups that have been set, and give their top candidates for the Conn Smythe. Plus, Hurricanes owner Tom Dundon and longtime Penguins beat writer Rob Rossi.
According to NESN.com, the Patriots have shown interest in drafting UCLA prospect Josh Rosen. With several teams interested in drafting quarterbacks, New England likely will have to package picks and move into the top 10 to secure Rosen.
Rosen, known as one of the most cerebral quarterback prospects in the last few drafts, has seen his draft stock fall slightly over the last month, but is still projected to get selected between picks five and 12.
Of the big 4 QBs most people I’ve spoken with consider Josh Rosen the one most likely to slide.
He was certainly remembered fondly by the Royals faithful.
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