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2021年10月8日 Off

Revisiting the Jimmy Garoppolo trade: 49ers' big win gets even bigger after Tom Brady moves on from Patriots

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  • Night net 49ers Patriots American Football 49ers quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo saw his rookie season with the Patriots end with him getting his first Super Bowl ring as a backup to Tom Brady. If someone had said then that five years later, Garoppolo would be playing in his first Super Bowl as a starting QB, everyone would have assumed it would be for New England, succeeding Brady.Instead, in a serendipitous twist, at the exact time when Brady's time with the Patriots was ending, it was the 49ers who reaped the benefits of Garoppolo's winning play with a conference title. San Francisco had multiple chances to go in a different direction at quarterback. New England could have either kept Garoppolo stashed for Bill Belichick or found another trade partner.Let's revisit the events that led to the 49ers acquiring Garoppolo for a 2018 second-round draft pick on Halloween 2017 and the fallout of the trade that pushed the team to play for a champonship only two-plus years later. MORE: What if the Patriots didn't trade Jimmy Garoppolo?Jimmy Garoppolo trade detailsPatriots received: 2018 second-round draft pick (No. 43 overall)49ers received: QB Jimmy Garo[......]

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    2021年10月7日 Off

    How long is Drew Brees out? Injury timeline, return date, latest updates on Saints quarterback

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  • Night net Saints American Football While the Saints go marchin', they'll have to do it without Drew Brees.Fans of the Saints and Brees received some pretty brutal news after Week 10, per ESPN's Ed Werder: Brees has fractured ribs on both sides of his chest and a collapsed lung to go along with it, sidelining the passer for the foreseeable future. Source: Results of medical evaluations performed today on #Saints quarterback Drew Brees revealed that he has multiple rib fractures on both sides of his chest and a collapsed lung on the right side. Injuries suffered over two weeks. It is uncertain how much time he might miss.— Ed Werder (@WerderEdESPN) November 16, 2020Drew Brees suffered two fractured ribs Sunday against the 49ers and three others on the right side the previous week against the Bucs that were not seen on X-ray until today. Brees has been advised to be cautious with the collapsed lung.— Ed Werder (@WerderEdESPN) November 16, 2020While nei夜网论坛ther Werder nor the Saints issued an immediate timeline for Brees' return, the veteran QB definitely won't take the field for this Sunday's matchup vs. the Falcons in New Orleans. In fact, the Saints placed Brees on Injured Reserve, officially sidelining him for at least three games.The news couldn't[......]

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    2021年10月6日 Off

    Athletics acquire AL saves leader Jim Johnson from Orioles

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  • OAKLAND, Calif. — The Oakland Athletics acquired AL saves leader Jim Johnson from the Baltimore Orioles on Monday night as a replacement for All-Star closer Grant Balfour.The A's got Johnson on Monday for infielder Jemile Weeks and a player to be named, capping a busy day for general manager Billy Beane. MORE MOVES: Nats get Doug Fister | Phil Hughes to Twins | Cano, Yanks far apart The teams announced the trade late Monday. Balfour became a free agent after the season and is expected to command a multiyear deal. While Beane expressed confidence he could fill the ninth-inning duties from within, he opted for a trade — a common December practice for the GM and low-budget club.The 30-year-old Johnson converted 50 of 59 save opportunities in 2013, going 3-8 with a 2.94 ERA. He was tied with Atlanta's Craig Kimbrel for the major leagues saves lead.Johnson, who led the majors with 51 saves in 2012, earned $6.5 million in base salary this year. He also made a $25,000 bonus for finishing at least 55 games, leading the majors with 63.Also Monday, free-agent left-hander Scott Kazmir agreed to terms on a $22 million, two-year contract with Oakland, a person with knowledge of the negotiations said.The deal is 夜网论坛pending a physical. The person spoke on condition of anonymity because the team hadn't made a formal announcement.The A's reached agreement on a $600,000, one-year contract with right-hander Fernando Rodriguez. He was one of nine arbitration eligible players — and all w[......]

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