With almost all of the big-name free agent players around the NFL now signed, teams are down to the bottom of the barrel now, but there are still available players who might be able to help the Green Bay Packers if given a chance. It has been a while since we had a Walkthrough piece, but today APC’s writers sift through the bargain bin of free agency to see if we can find some individuals whom the Green Bay Packers might be able to sign for little money. The Green Bay Packers are likely to pick an edge rusher or two in April’s draft, but I still think they would be well-served to pick one up off the free agent market to compete for a job in training camp. In 2017, they would be wise to do so again, considering the departures of veterans Julius Peppers and Datone Jones.
GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — John Medlen remembers his son's final seconds like they were his first steps. Eric Medlen inched his dragster to the starting line and waited for the signal. John, also his son's crew chief, made a couple of routine checks, looked in Eric's eyes, gave him a thumbs-up and pounded on the hood twice. "Neither one of us realized he had a little less than three seconds to live," John said. Ten years after Eric's fatal practice run at Gainesville Raceway, home to one of professional drag racing's premier events, John is still dealing with the demons that come from burying a child. Eric's death became a defining moment for NHRA, mostly because of the way John reacted to it and
The Alex Rodriguez redemption tour continues with more openness and honesty about his past mistakes. Since abruptly retiring from baseball last August, Alex Rodriguez has been honest and open about the mistakes he made that helped to detail his legendary career. According to the New York Daily News, A-Rod spoke to students at the University of Miami about the mistakes he’s made, his failure to take responsibility for those mistakes, and the sour attitude that emanated from every pore of his body at the height of the Biogenesis scandal and his legal battle with Major League Baseball.