The Texans began experimenting with Kareem Jackson at safety during the offseason program as the team explored all options in trying to replace Andre Hal. Jackson performed so well at the position that he will play the position full time at training camp, John McClain of the Houston Chronicle reports.
He’s an undrafted rookie from Marshall, who was in Saints camp briefly. He was a tight end in college, and caught 143 passes for 1,354 yards and 26 touchdowns.
To make room for him on the roster, the waived one of their previous undrafted rookies, fullback Henry Poggi.
The Washington Capitals cleared salary cap space Cheap Game Jerseys for a big reason and it paid off on Sunday as they’ve agreed to a long-term deal with defenseman John Carlson.
It’s a $64 million extension over eight years for the 28-year-old. According Cheap Braves Jerseys to Pierre LeBrun, within the details of the contract are $2 million signing bonuses that land on July 1, 2020 and July 1, 2022, a.k.a. Possible Lockout Seasons.
John has been an exceptional and consistent player for our franchise and has blossomed into being one of the top defensemen in the NHL, said Capitals general manager Brian MacLellan. Defenseman like John are a rare commodity in our League and, at 28 years of age, we feel he is just entering his prime. As a right-handed defenseman, John plays in all key situations and has contributed greatly to our team’s success on the special teams. We are pleased for both parties to have come to an agreement and for him to continue his great career as a Washington Capital.
I haven’t given [last year] too much thought, Hyder said, via the team’s website. Since the day it happened it was about the future and getting better. Chopping wood and getting better.
A return to the form he showed in 2016 would be a welcome boost to the Lions defensive front.