Eryk Anders has announced that he plans to retire after 5 more UFC bouts (including his upcoming fight this weekend). Anders elaborated on his decision at his press conference today.
Eddie Jackson returned to the practice field for Chicago for the first time since suffering a season-ending foot injury last fall.
Patrick Surtain II has already achieved a lot personally in his first two seasons, and he is focused on leading towards team success.
Pro Football Focus looks at what Calvin Ridley brings to a blossoming Jacksonville offense.
Mac Jones is showing a high level of accuracy and dedication to self-improvement in New England’s mini-camp.
Matt Taylor has reportedly been hired as the pitching coach at Georgia Tech. Taylor most recently served in an administrative role with the Atlanta Braves, and was pitching coach at Georgia State prior to that.
Sam Gardner made his affiliate ball debut tonight with the Wisconsin Timber Rattlers, pitching an inning in relief and picking up a win in the process.
Links to press conferences from this week’s minicamps:
- Minkah Fitzpatrick
- Landon Dickerson
- Tua Tagovailoa
- Dalvin Tomlinson
- Calvin Ridley
- Patrick Surtain II
Full video of Eryk Anders’ press conference ahead of this weekend’s fight.
Emma Talley is this week’s guest on The Course of Life podcast.
Tyrone Prothro appears on this week’s episode of The Bama Standard.
Jerome Ford is interviewed on the Cleveland Browns’ The Best Podcast.
Scenes and Highlights
BASEBALL Jacksonville 4, Nashville 1 (Gm 1; F/7). Cobie Fletcher-Vance (3B) – 2-3, 1 HR (1st), 1 single, 2 RBI, 1 run. Nashville 11, Jacksonville 4 (Gm 2; F/7). Jake Walters – 1.2 IP, 3 R, 4 H, 3 BB, 2 K, 1 HBP, 2 HR allowed. Brooklyn 7, Greenville 6. Casey Cobb – 2.1 IP, 1 R, 2 H, 0 BB, 2 K, 1 HR allowed. Omaha 9, Indianapolis 7. Tyler Gentry (RF) – 2-4, 2 doubles, 1 BB, 3 RBI, 1 run. Jupiter 4, Palm Beach 3. Sam Praytor (C) – 1-3, 1 HR (2nd), 3 RBI, 1 run; 1 PB. Wisconsin 9, West Michigan 4. Sam Gardner (W, 1-0) – 1 IP, 1 R, 2 H, 0 BB, 1 K. Richmond 6, Altoona 1. Brett Auerbach (LF) – 2-3, 1 double, 1 single, 1 BB, 2 RBI, 1 SB, 1 run. Springfield 6, NW Arkansas 4. Peyton Wilson (DH) – 2-4, 2 doubles, 1 BB, 2 RBI. Morgan McCullough (2B) – 1-4, 1 single. TENNIS ITF Vaasa 15K, Singles Rd of 32: Patrick Kaukovalta defeated Moerani Bouzige 5-7, 7-5, 7-5. TRACK & FIELD International Golden Roof Challenge Women’s Long Jump Quanesha Burks – 6.63 meters, 3rd