The Patriots are all but guaranteed to influence the 2017 NFL Draft in a huge way. Even though they hold the No. 32 pick -- the last in the first round of the draft -- the Patriots have the ultimate chip to bargain with in Jimmy Garoppolo . He’s going to be a swing guy for plenty of draft boards, depending on where he goes between now and draft night. But even if the Patriots stand pat, they’re still in a great spot. New England is loaded after winning Super Bowl LI and will get a great selection of quality players late in the first round. One option would be snagging Stanford Cardinal running back/game changer/underrated Pacific Time football player Christian McCaffrey . Going offense in the
A Huffington Post lifestyle writer and food blogger saw her blazing-fast marathon time go up in smoke after an investigation revealed she cut part of the 13.1-mile course. Jane Seo — a 24-year-old Harvard-educated writer who covers food in New York and contributes to the Huffington Post — aroused suspicions after the Fort Lauderdale Half Marathon on Sunday when an official noticed that her timing chip showed unusually fast miles throughout the second half of the race, the Miami New Times reports. The official then confronted Seo, but she was able to persuade race director Matt Loraine to keep her listed as the second-place finisher with a time just under 1 hour and 22 minutes, a speedy pace of 6 minutes and 15 seconds per mile.
Charles Oakley reportedly plans to attend another New York Knicks game this season, but it’s not exactly an omen that the cold war between the bruising forward and his former team is thawing. Oakley won’t attend Madison Square Garden again anytime soon, but he will be at Thursday’s game between the