Three players will play on the franchise tag after Monday’s deadline for signing a long-term deal passed. Washington Redskins quarterback Kirk Cousins signed his franchise tender long ago and will again play this season like nothing is wrong, even though his situation will be one of the NFL’s biggest stories next offseason. Los Angeles Rams cornerback Trumaine Johnson will also play on the tag for a second straight season, collect a small fortune and then can hit free agency next season.
Chris Davis propels Orioles to 12-1 demolition of the Rangers - The Washington Post The offensive assault started when Adam Jones led off with a single to left field. It ended when Trey Mancini crossed home plate five batters later, the ball he hit for a two-run home run in the left field stands, and the scoreboard in center field reading 6-1 before Ross (2-2) had recorded an out. Orioles Score Six Runs Before Recording Their First Out "The Rangers’ gamble on Tyson Ross—who missed all of last year with shoulder inflammation and entered this year recovering from surgery for thoracic outlet syndrome—hasn’t paid off too well as of yet. It really, really, really didn’t pay off [last night]." MLB
The first collection of players have teed off in the 146th Open Championship at Royal Birkdale. Who will make the first move?