Cavs, Wolves agree in principal for Love to join LeBron "Ten plays in a new offense, that doesn't happen very often," wide receiver Steve Smith said. "We were high tempo, high paced, so that went well." Kubiak, the former head coach of the Houston Texans, replaced offensive coordinator Jim Caldwell, now Detroit's head coach. "The execution by this site the offense on our first drive was what we like to see," John Harbaugh said. "Our technique and assignments were sharp. It was good, fundamentally sound football." Four different receivers caught passes from Flacco, the former Super Bowl MVP: Dennis Pitta for 14 yards, Jacoby Jones for 12, Kyle Juszczyk for 17 and Smith for 9.
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Weve been fortunate to have a number of pretty good tight ends that can stretch the field if they need to or put their nose in the dirt and go after somebody. The versatility they have is really helpful. Dont be surprised to see three of the four on the field at the same time, either. Offensive coordinator Greg Davis installed a three-tight end set during the season last year, and the formation was effective. Defenses struggled with where to line up opposite of what was usually an empty formation all three tight ends at the line of scrimmage and a receiver lined up on each side of the ball. Hamilton is content with any of the potential personnel packages.
Although Ryan Mathews fumbled at the goal line, it otherwise was a terrific night for the backs. Especially Brendan Oliver, who ripped off a 16-yard touchdown and also added a great 27-yard scamper. View gallery . Yahoo Sports The games were painfully slow at times Thursday night. There were 23 penalties in Patriots-Redskins, 19 of which were accepted. The Chiefs and Bengals had eight touchdowns combined, four in each half, that required reviews.
Harold J. Greene is seen, as a member of the US Air Force closes the doors of the vehicle during a dignified transfer at Dover Air Force Base August 7, 2014 in Delaware. Major General Harold J. Greene was shot dead on August 5, 2014 at a training center in Kabul in an attack that left more than a dozen others wounded, including a senior German officer. AFP PHOTO/Brendan SMIALOWSKIBRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images ORG XMIT: 505731043 (BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI) A transfer case with the remains of US Army Maj.
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Benjamin is ticketed for a big role regardless, but it could be massive if he lights up exhibition action. Falcons, Devonta Freeman : Ideally, Freeman would open the year as part of a committee, doing a Shane Vereen or Darren Sproles impression (emphasis on impression). But with Steven Jackson battling yet another leg injury, Freeman has a shot at a much bigger role. Its one the Falcons will feel more comfortable with if Freeman shows well in August, particularly as a pass protector (he was an able one at Florida State). Jacquizz Rodgers is a failed state, while Antone Smith is a change-of-pace back. Touches are there for the taking for Freeman.
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Jets 13, Colts 10 Michael Vick led New York on a touchdown drive, capped by fellow newcomer Chris Johnsons 1-yard scoring run, as the Jets won at home. Geno Smith, seeking to retain his starting job in his second season, was four of six passing for 33 yards in two series with the first-team offense that included a 51-yard field goal by Nick Folk before giving way to Vick. Andrew Luck played just one efficient drive, going four for five passing for 53 yards and leading Indianapolis to a field goal. Elsewhere McNair recovering Texans owner Bob McNair has received a clean bill of health after a 10-month battle with forms of cancer. McNair, 77, says hes dealt with skin cancer for about 20 years. About six years ago, McNair was diagnosed with chronic lymphocytic leukemia, a form of the disease that originates in white blood cells in the bone marrow.