Irv Cross, a three-year football letterman at Northwestern who went on to play with the Philadelphia Eagles and break barriers as a Black analyst, died Sunday in Roseville, Minnesota. He was 81. Cross, the eighth of 15 children, was born, raised and educated in Hammond, Indiana, where he played three sports in high school.
Robert Saleh will realize how much of a test being the Jets’ coach is early in his run. Stick with Sam Darnold and hope he becomes the franchise quarterback, or trade him and use the No. overall pick in the NFL Draft on another arm.
The Rams and Eagles both traded up to draft Jared Goff and Carson Wentz in 2016. The Rams and Eagles both gave lucrative extensions to Goff and Wentz during the summer of 2019 — the first year the quarterbacks could sign a second contract after completing their third seasons. And now, the Rams and Eagles [more]