Stoke City have seriously underwhelmed this season after making the high profile signings that they have over the summer. A 4-1 loss to Liverpool last month highlighted City's vulnerability and once again that was plain to see as they were fortunate that the defeat wasn't heavier.
Maragos' blocked punt was huge. Najee Goode would scoop up the loose ball and bring it to the house to inexplicably tie the game heading into the half. But Brady heaved the ball into double coverage one play after gaining back momentum and there is no excuse for that. And then, the Patriots did something that gave the Eagles life.
Now that David Price is off to Boston - along with the hefty seven-year deal the Red Sox signed him to - the bulk of the attention during the Major League Baseball offseason turns to Zack Greinke and whether the free agent will remain with the Los Angeles Dodgers or travel north to play for the rival San Francisco Giants.
Rodgers finished the game with 26 of 36 for 289 yards and two touchdowns, compared to Matthew Stafford's 23 of 35 for 220 yards and two touchdowns. But what's not a question at all is whether the Broncos have a Super Bowl-quality defense.
Miami is 19-19 in their previous 38 bowls. "Not only are they a good football team this year, but they bring an outstanding history and tradition", Executive Director of the Sun Bowl Bernie Olivas said in a phone conversation with the Palm Beach Post .
Red Wings 0, Predators 0 (2:44): Seth Jones puts the Red Wings on the power play for the second time in the game. That’ll again be the case this time around with Drew Miller (fractured jaw) and Teemu Pulkkinen (dislocated shoulder) sidelined between six to eight weeks after suffering injuries in Thursday’s 5-1 win over the Arizona Coyotes.