Jordan Bell is one of three Oregon stars who have entered the NBA draft. When the NBA’s draft’s early entry eligibility deadline passed at midnight on Sunday, it didn’t provide the same clarity it used to before testing the waters again became an option. 1. Kentucky: John Calipari’s remarkable ability to reload on the fly may be tested like it seldom has before next season.
Steve Smith has never been one to bite his tongue. The feisty, opinionated former star wideout for the Panthers and Ravens spared no rod in his new gig on Good Morning Football. After a throwaway line from co-host Kay Adams about Jimmy Garoppolo, Smith commanded the camera. With an indignant tone, he went off on the oft-discussed and widely debunked trade speculation. Among the highlights of his festering tirade, Adams prompts him, “You talked about the Browns quarterback situation, right? Not great. So they could get Jimmy Garoppolo wouldn’t you want to pull that trigger?” Smith gives a bemused smirk before quipping, “To my brain? No.” He continues, preaching truth that is apparently difficult
No one in sports history had to shoulder the burden that Dale Earnhardt Jr. did, and no one could have done it better.