Satter’s NFL Mock Draft: Off-Season Edition #1

  With the season now over for near a month, it is time to focus on the off-season with free agency coming up, NFL combine, and NFL Draft. Here is my mock draft (first one) in the off-season. I will do three more after this one. When the main free agents sign, NFL combine results…

Angels Trade For Jabari Blash

Today, the Los Angeles Angels bolster their outfield depth by acquiring Jabari Blash from the New York Yankees for a player to be named later or cash, which was announced by the Angels. To make room for Blash, the Angels moved Alex Meyer to the 60-day disabled list. Meyer was not going to appear this…

Jason Vargas To The Big Apple

Today, the New York Mets bolstered their rotation by adding southpaw veteran Jason Vargas. He has agreed on a two-year deal for $16MM that includes a third-year option, according to Jerry Crasnick of ESPN.com. Vargas can make an additional $1.5MM per year, if he reaches a specific innings total. This move is much needed, since…

Brandan Wright Heading To H-Town

The Rockets have officially signed big man Brandan Wright, the team announced on its website. When Wright was waived by the Memphis Grizzlies, he gave his commitment to join the Houston Rockets when he cleared waivers on Monday. Point guard Bobby Brown was waived to make room for the fellow big man. Now, in 27…

Redskins Trade For Alex Smith

The Washington Redskins have landed their 2018 starting quarterback in Alex Smith, according to Terez A. Paylor of the Kansas City Star. The deal will become official on March 14th. Landing Alex Smith means that the Kirk Cousins era is done, which could potentially mean that we all see Cousins land with the Denver Broncos,…

The Celtics Should Target Noah Vonleh

The Boston Celtics are the top dogs right now in the Eastern Conference with a 36-15 record that results in a .706 winning percentage. The Celtics are a hard team to beat, but their biggest weakness is the lack of options at the frontcourt positions (power forward and center). Boston’s frontcourt minutes split mostly between…

Bruins To Target Ottawa’s Mike Hoffman?

  The Boston Bruins have been one of the surprising teams this year in the NHL, as they entered the season not being favored to potentially finish with a high seed in the Atlantic Division. The team has played extremely well that they are one of the teams that could represent the Eastern Conference in…

Notes From The Shrine Game

Today, the 93rd Shrine Game took place in St.Pete, Florida and the West team pulled a comeback win out of their back pockets against the East team in front of a packed crowd. Now, today was more of a defensive game, as it has been for a while, and it is due to defenses learning…

Three Draft Scenarios For The Bucs In The Upcoming Draft

I will give a NFL mock draft on the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, who own 8 picks in the upcoming draft and are picking seventh overall in the first round. This is how we got another sixth-round selection and a seventh-round selection. The Buccaneers own Pittsburgh’s sixth-round pick in 2018, a selection that went from Pittsburgh…

Blue Jays Sign Al Alburquerque

The Toronto Blue Jays and reliever Al Alburquerque have an agreement that would give the veteran reliever a minor league deal with a chance to make the team with an invitation to Spring Training.¬†Shi Davidi of Sportsner reported the news first. Alburquerque started his MLB career with the Detroit Tigers from 2011-2015. In those 5…

Shrine Game Practice: East Team #3

Today, the East team took the field at Shorecrest Prep at 9:40am. The team is headlined offensively by Ohio State quarterback J.T. Barrett and defensively by Ohio State linebacker Chris Worley, plus other good NFL prospects. This was the third practice for the East team, the level of intensity went up over the past two…

Defensive Players To Watch At The Shrine Game

As I cover the Shrine Game for a third year in a row, this year I will list players on both sides of the ball to watch for in this amazing game that raises awareness for the Shriners Hospital and its patients, plus the players that are showing the football world that they can play…