Filou Oostende officially announced the signing of Levi Randolph today.
DeVonta Smith took another step in his recovery today, participating in team drills.
The Detroit Lions placed Shaun Dion Hamilton on Injured Reserve today, effectively ending his season. Hamilton was seen as a potential starter for Detroit.
Amari Cooper has lofty goals beyond just another 1,000 yard season.
Anthony Averett drew some rave reviews from his defensive coordinator today.
Sarah Cornell, who’s playing professionally in the Netherlands this summer, was mic’d up for a softball camp recently.
Amari Cooper spoke with the Dallas media and touched on a wide variety of topics. He indicated that he plans to play about 10 plays in Saturday’s preseason games, and discussed being an introvert, and the 16 different personality styles. Cooper also talked about being a mentor for younger receivers.
DeVonta Smith did his most extensive work today after dealing with a knee injury early in camp, and spoke with the Philadelphia media about where he is in his recovery.
O.J. Howard had a media availability in Tampa Bay today. Biggest takeaway is what Rob Gronkowski brings to the tight end room.
Keith Brown and D.J. Hall appeared on The Bama Standard this evening.
Scenes and Highlights
- Shaun Dion Hamilton – placed on the Reserved / Injured List by the Detroit Lions.
- Maurice Smith – cleared waivers and was placed on the Reserved / Injured List by the Tennessee Titans.
- Bo Scarbrough – cleared waivers and became a free agent.
- Mikey White – re-assigned to the Las Vegas Aviators of the Triple-A West League.
- Chandler Taylor – re-assigned to the Corpus Christi Hooks of the Double-A Central League.
BASKETBALL Las Vegas Summer League New Orleans 87, Minnesota 59. Kira Lewis – 20 minutes, 5 points (1-2 2pg, 1-3 3pg), 2 rebounds, 7 assists, 1 block, 3 turnovers, 0 fouls. Herb Jones – 16 minutes, 7 points (3-5 FG, 1-2 FT), 3 rebounds, 2 assists, 1 block, 1 turnover, 1 foul. Brazil LBF Finals Gm 2: Ituano 65, Blumenau 57 (leads 2-0). Alana Gonçalo Da Silva - 30 minutes, 9 points (1-3 2pg, 2-4 3pg, 1-2 FT), 6 rebounds, 4 assists, 1 block, 2 turnovers, 4 fouls. BASEBALL Gwinnett 4, Louisville 2. Thomas Burrows (W, 3-0) – 1.2 IP, 0 R, 1 H, 1 BB, 1 K. Great Lakes 2, Lansing 1. Cobie Vance (LF) – 2-4, 2 singles, 1 RBI, 1 SB. Lakeland 3, Jupiter 1. Sam Praytor (C) – 1-3, 1 single. Chicago Cubs 2, Cincinnati 1. Adam Morgan (H, 2) – 0.1 IP, 0 R, 0 H, 0 BB, 0 K. San Antonio 5, Corpus Christi 1. Kyle Overstreet (1B) – 2-4, 1 double, 1 single, 1 RBI. Salem 11, Lynchburg 6. Casey Cobb (ND) – 3 IP, 0 R, 1 H, 0 BB, 3 K. Eugene 10, Everett 9. Brett Auerbach (2B) - 0-3; left game in T-6th. ACL Rangers 9, ACL Royals Blue 1. Peyton Wilson (DH) – 0-3, 1 BB.