Former San Francisco 49ers safety Eric Reid filed a collusion claim against the NFL as he continues to draw little interest around the league, the NFL Players Association confirmed on Wednesday. Reid is working with the same lawyer representing former 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick’s grievance against the league, according to ESPN. The allegations in their respective claims are also said to be similar. Our union is aware that Eric Reid and his legal representatives filed a collusion claim, which will be heard through the arbitration process as spelled out in our collective bargaining agreement. Our union supports Eric and we are considering other legal options to pursue, a statement from Continue Reading
NFL committee proposes new kickoff rules More Kickoffs will not disappear from NFL games in 2018, but they will look different. A group of owners, head coaches, position coaches, medical people, an active player and a union official met on Wednesday in New York and came close to finalizing new kickoff rules.
When Montgomery returned to the Yankees dugout, he was approached by pitching coach Larry Rothschild, who noticed the velocity drop and asked if something was wrong.
Although not overly concerned, Montgomery confessed and the Yankees immediately made a decision to change pitchers.
German started the second and through the fifth kept it a scoreless game in which Astros starter Justin Verlander was dominating.
Verlander shut out the Yankees on three hits while striking out 14 over eight innings, but he wound up with a no-decision because his club didn’t score any runs for him.
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German’s effort was praised after the game.