As players around the NFL have taken shots at the Patriots this offseason, saying the atmosphere in New England isn’t fun, Reggie Wayne’s brief stint with the team has been brought back up. But Wayne says the perception that he had a problem with Bill Belichick’s way of running a team is incorrect.
Wayne played for the Colts from 2001 to 2014, then signed with the Patriots in 2015, only to walk away after two weeks. There were reports in 2015 that Wayne wasn’t having fun, but Wayne said on NFL Network on Thursday that it wasn’t like that.
There are some reports out there that I left New England because I said it was not fun or it was too hard. Those reports are false. The fact is, I was done. It was time for me to retire. There were other teams that wanted my services but I knew it was done for me, Wayne said.
Alderson originally came with the big backing of the main MLB office, especially then-commissioner Bud Selig, who had employed Alderson at 245 Park Ave. after his runs with the A’s and Padres, and has been presumed to have the type of cachet that means he can stay as long as he wants – even if the contract only runs through next year.
Speaking of that contract, Alderson signed it back in 2017, less than two years after the Mets reached the World Series.
At the time, very little was known about the terms of the deal.
The disciplinary process and ultimate finding were motivated by an anti-male and anti-athlete discriminatory bias against Mumphery, his lawsuit says.
Mumphery says that the case ended his NFL career, and expulsion from graduate school has kept him from pursuing a career outside the NFL as well.
The female Michigan State student who brought the claim against Mumphery is also suing Michigan State, saying the school prioritized protecting Mumphery over protecting her.
LeBron James may be 48 minutes away from his second stint in Cleveland ending.
Kenyon Martin has a wild prediction for where he may end up next.
The former Knicks and Nets big man believes Cheap Eagles Jerseys James, who is Cheap Dodgers Jerseys expected to opt out of his contract with the Cavaliers once the NBA Finals conclude – Cleveland currently trails the Golden State Warriors 3-0 – will then sign with the New York Knicks.