This year's draft heavy on size, light on glamour This year's NFL draft is heavy on size and light on glamour. There's no high-profile quarterback destined to go No. 1 and instantly become the face of a downtrodden franchise. There's not even a running back or wide receiver worthy of the top overall pick, someone with the kind of swagger that wins over fans weary of losing. More
Packers ink Matthews to lucrative long-term deal Clay Matthews has signed a long-term extension with the Packers, as first reported by Ian Rapoport of NFL.com.
The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel reports the five-year, $66 million deal will make Matthews the NFL’s highest paid linebacker. Matthews, a four-time Pro Bowl pick, was scheduled to make $3.73 million in the final year of his contract, but he was expected to receive an offer valued around $13 million per year, similar to the NFL’s highest-paid linebacker, the Cowboys’ DeMarcus Ware. More
Sources: Verlander gets record $180M deal Justin Verlander and the Detroit Tigers have reached agreement on a new contract that could exceed $202 million, according to sources. Verlander's deal, which would make him the highest-paid pitcher in the game, is for seven years and worth $180 million, sources said. More
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With Steve Spagnuolo off to the Rams, Jets should be set with Rex Ryan Steve Spagnuolo's hiring by the Rams Saturday made two things clear. The Giants need a new defensive coordinator and the Jets have decided to hire Rex Ryan as their new head coach, barring the absurd, such as Bill Belichick calling up Woody Johnson and ... 01/17/2009 - 12:47 pm | View Link
Rams to hire Steve Spagnuolo as head coach General manager Billy Devaney confirmed to Sporting News on Saturday afternoon that the Rams and Spagnuolo, the former defensive coordinator of the Giants, have reached "an agreement in principle" on a four-year deal worth just under $12 million. 01/17/2009 - 12:03 pm | View Link
N.F.L. ROUNDUP; Rams Name Coach; Hire Spagnuolo From Giants The Jets still need a head coach and the Giants now need a new defensive coordinator. All this is part of the current N.F.L. coaching shuffle that became more definitive Saturday, when the St. Louis Rams hired Steve Spagnuolo as their head coach. 01/17/2009 - 11:00 am | View Link
Rams hire Giants' Spagnuolo as coach The St. Louis Rams and Steve Spagnuolo agreed yesterday on a four-year contract to make the New York Giants' defensive coordinator their coach. The team said in a release that Spagnuolo would be introduced at a news conference tomorrow. The St. Louis Post ... 01/17/2009 - 11:00 am | View Link
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Ales Hemsky had four assists in his second game with Ottawa, and the struggling Senators held off the Winnipeg Jets 5-3 on Saturday.
It was Hemsky's first points for the Senators since he was acquired on Wednesday from the Edmonton Oilers.
Brett Anderson pitched three positive innings in his first start against his former team on Saturday, helping the Colorado Rockies to a 5-4 victory over the Oakland Athletics.
The left-hander allowed one run on three hits and struck out one.
Anderson was Oakland's opening-day starter a year ago.
Patrick Reed had a 3-under 69 in tamer conditions Saturday at Doral to take a two-shot lead into a final round that will prominently feature Tiger Woods for the first time this year.
Reed played a four-shot stretch around the turn in 4-under par to surge into the lead.