During a peaceful protest moments before St. Louis would erupt into three nights of racially charged riots, five people confronted a black police officer alone in his Jeep. "How do you sleep at night?" Lisa Vega, who is Hispanic, asked the officer through an open window. Such questions areRead More »
The NFL’s regular season is entering Week 3, which means fantasy football season is starting to heat up. Here are six players you should consider off the fantasy football waiver wire this week: The Seahawks finally have a lead running back and it’s Carson, a rookie from Oklahoma State. Carson had 20 carries for 93 yards on Sunday, dominating Seattle’s backfield workload. Carson was on the field for 51 of the Seahawks’ offensive snaps, more than Thomas Rawls and C.J. Prosise, who each had 16 snaps. Eddie Lacy, by the way, was a healthy scratch. The Ravens may have also found a lead running back on Sunday. With Danny Woodhead on injured reserve and Terrance West said to be “day-to-day” with a soft
San Diego may have lost the Chargers, but San Diego State is doing its best job to satisfy the city's football-watching void. The No. 25 Aztecs are 3-0 with wins over Arizona State and Stanford. Their fans had the Stanford game won before it even started. A fan outside San Diego Stadium (formerly Qualcomm Stadium) captured the scene of the Stanford tailgate, which was taking place right next to a San Diego State tailgate. The contrast could not have been more extreme. Stanford's tailgate featured tables (with table cloth!) and the exact subdued, family friendly environment you'd expect from an elite academic institution like Stanford. It didn't exactly defeat that perception. To make it even
Washington safety Su’a Cravens, a second-round pick just a year ago, may not have officially retired yet, but he won’t be playing in 2017. On Monday, Washington officially placed Cravens on the reserve/left squad list, which by rule means he cannot play this year. Washington S Su’a Cravens won’t be playing this season after the team surprisingly placed him on the reserve/left squad list.