Broncos linebacker Brandon Marshall on the NFL’s best defense: “We’re gonna shut down everybody we play, I promise you. We just have a different tenacity about us this year, a different mindset. A lot of guys came back stronger and more focused. We’re just more aggressive, more confident.”
With the win, the Packers (3-1) now hold the lead in the all-time series for the first time since 1933. The NFL’s oldest rivalry was in a deadlock after 96 years and 194 games with each team winning 94 times and six ties. They were also separated by just four points entering Thursday’s game with the Packers scoring 3,335 points against the Bears, who had 3,331 against Green Bay.
Green Bay gained 23 games on Chicago over the last 25 years, thanks to stability at quarterback with Hall of Famer Brett Favre and Rodgers, who is now 16-4 as a starter against the Bears.
The Packers are still the overwhelming favorite to win the NFC North and will hope to Cheap Jerseys From China Free Shipping get healthy over the next 11 games before they play the Cowboys on Oct. 8. They have the best quarterback Cheap Jerseys From China in the division with Rodgers, who finished Thursday’s game 18 of 26 through the air for 179 yards and four touchdowns.
Glennon went 21 of 33 for 216 yards with a touchdown, two interceptions and two lost fumbles as Bears fans are clamoring for rookie Mitchell Trubisky to get his first NFL start. It just might happen when the Bears (1-3) face the Vikings on Oct. 9.
The Golden State Warriors and free agent swingman Nick Young have agreed to a one-year deal worth $5.2 million, according to ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski. The deal adds more depth to the defending champions, who already re-signed the core pieces to their title-winning team this summer.
Young, known best by his nickname Swaggy P, averaged 13.2 points on 40-percent three-point shooting for the Los Angeles Lakers last season. He projects to fit well alongside a cast of selfless, personable Warriors players who thrive on court spacing and hitting three-pointers.
So why talk about it now? It’s happening when it’s happening because that’s what feels right, Bird says. So even though I understand there are people who think I should have done it sooner, it wasn’t right for me at the time. I have to be true to that. It’s my journey.
Talk about a power couple in sports! Bird recently won Olympic gold in Rio with the U.S. women’s basketball team (her fourth consecutive Olympic gold medal), and Rapinoe is part of the defending World Cup champion U.S. women’s soccer team. Both of them are two of the biggest names in their sport in the United States.
It is interesting what Bird said about people already knowing. Frankly, I was surprised to see she wasn’t publicly out already. Still, her story and being out will help countless people continue their journey to self-acceptance, and it’s wonderful to see her take this step.
Head over to ESPNW for the full article and interview with Bird, in which she talks about almost coming out a year about, but says she chickened out.