However Payton downplayed reports that his team was considering a deal for the disgraced free agent quarterback. "I've seen him play one game live", Payton said . "We can sign him to an offer sheet, but I don't think we're going to do that and give up the 11th pick". As for the Saints' interest in Butler, neither Payton nor Saints general manager Mickey Loomis shed much light on what will come next in that process after Butler visited with the Saints two weeks ago.
For the Wolverines, Walton Jr . scored 26 points and added 11 assists. "I think with both teams, we got some stops early, and then that turned out to get the offense going", said Oklahoma State's Leyton Hammonds , who had 10 points and seven rebounds .
Another Hernandez associate, Jer'elle Pierre, testified next. Hernandez smiled when Thompson referred to him as "my guy". Despite the fact that Hernandez has already been found guilty of one murder and is potentially going to be convicted on another two, Thompson appears to be still quite friendly with Hernandez.
The driver, Shabrika Bailey, 25, drove the vehicle in reverse onto a public sidewalk hitting eight people before crashing into a wall of a club. Boykin, 23, faces misdemeanor charges of possession of marijuana less than two ounces and public intoxication.
Bears QB depth chart will be something like this: Mike Glennon , Mark Sanchez , David Fales, Connor Shaw . Nevertheless, he keeps it interesting in the quarterback room and will have work in the National Football League as a backup for the foreseeable future.
Mercedes have won 51 of the last 59 grands prix en route to claiming three consecutive drivers' and constructors' championships during an unprecedented reign of dominance. "As long as I do my job so that my performance on track is at the level the vehicle should be, we're all good". "So I think going against Lewis I am pretty excited about that".
After it was over the victor had his own set of memories that had little to do with golf. Australian golfer Marc Leishman won the Arnold Palmer Invitational. But once he canned that putt on 16, Leishman was being sized for the winner's red cardigan sweater he would ultimately wear as he walked into the media tent with his family in tow.
Swiss tennis star Roger Federer has qualified for the semifinals of the Indian Wells Masters 1000, the first of the season, due to the illness of his rival, Australian Nick Kyrgios, who has suffered food poisoning and was not able to play the quarterfinal match.
Keane, who was suspended for United's dramatic victory over Bayern Munich in the 1999 final, told ITV: "What he is talking about is utter nonsense". Jose Mourinho believes Manchester United can not return to their former greatness due to the size of the rebuilding job required at the club and the increased level of competition in the Premier League.
BBC reports that Lukaku started the week by turning down the most lucrative contract offer in Everton's history before ending it at the top of the Premier League goalscoring charts. "We try to get the best players, but a lot of them want to play Champions League and we are not playing Champions League at the moment". "If we would like to do something more special this season then we need to beat them".
The Potters attacker dusted himself off and made no mistake from the spot to hammer the ball high in to the net for 1-1 in the 38th minute. Chelsea defeated Stoke City 2-1 to extend their advantage at the Premier League summit to 13. With Spurs and Manchester City not in action until Sunday, Chelsea had a golden opportunity to take another step closer to the title by earning a positive result at the bet365 Stadium .
The problem is Vanderbilt was winning. Then it happened: Vanderbilt took the lead and ...intentionally fouled right away...!??? - Northwestern outrebounded Vanderbilt 37-30. That's when Vandy's Matthew Fisher-Davis inexplicably fouled NU's Bryant McIntosh when there were was no need for it. "I felt like I had worked so hard that at some point the basketball gods were going to reward me".
It has the potential to be worth $24 million, but will more likely end up a two-year, $12 million signing. In Baltimore, Carr will likely start opposite Jimmy Smith . Instead, he'll play in in NY and try to fill the shoes of Darrelle Revis . Claiborne and Carr will be the third and fourth defensive backs to leave the Dallas Cowboys this offseason when the deal is completed.
Butler rose to fame following his Super Bowl-clinching interception of Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson at the goal line to give New England a thrilling 28-24 win in Super Bowl XLIX. The Saints also gained a third-round pick - for a fourth-round pick - from the Patriots in this year's draft, so even if New Orleans winds up with Butler it will still have four picks in the first three rounds.
Luis Suarez netted Barcelona's lone goal. Manager Pepe Mel's side struck first as Joselu gave the hosts a 1-0 lead at half-time in rainy conditions, and Alex Bergantinos followed up with a 74th-minute victor following Luis Suarez's equaliser after the break.
Reports say that Jones fell to the ground during a back pedal drill and had to be helped off the field. "It's really tough, just because Sidney's one of our best friends, all of our best friends, (and) he's a great prospect coming out", fellow Huskies DB Budda Baker told the Associated Press.
The Cats haven't lost to a non-Big East team in several years, and they will have big targets on their backs as the NCAA tournament ramps up. The Orange went just 2-11 away from the Carrier Dome this season, the pair of victories a one-point win over middling Clemson and an overtime win over an NC State team that fired its coach just a couple weeks later.
Only one day after signing with the Eagles, Alshon Jeffery is already getting familiar with the city Philadelphia . Jeffery, as well as fellow free agent signees Torrey Smith and Chance Warmack, appeared for the first time since signing respective deals with Philadelphia .