Bruce Arians retired as head coach of the Cardinals after the season without a clear plan for what he was going to do.
Now we know he’s headed to television, joining CBS’s NFL coverage on a team with Greg Gumbel, Trent Green and Jamie Erdahl.
Limited Mens Kenny Clark Jersey When explaining the surprising decision to retain Lewis with a two-year extension, Bengals owner Mike Brown said he was impressed by how Cincinnati played in its final two games under such difficult circumstances. Rather than folding, the Bengals ruined the playoff hopes of the Lions and Ravens with impressive victories.
To Brown, that showed Lewis hadn’t lost the ability to reach his players or lost the passion for the job he’d had in earlier seasons. Green seemed to agree.
We didn’t have those couple of games we needed to get in the playoffs, but in those last two games, we played unbelievable, Green said. We’re trying to carry that momentum into this year.
However he is hitting just.107 in his last seven games (3-28) and manager Alex Cora criticized Ramirez’s plate discipline following Boston’s 6-3 loss Thursday to the Tampa Bay Rays.
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By designating Ramirez for assignment, Boston brings to an end Ramirez’s second Authentic Josh Jackson Jersey stint with the Red Sox.
Ramirez broke into the majors with Boston in 2005, but was traded to the Florida Marlins after that season in the deal which brought Josh Beckett and Mike Lowell to the Red Sox.
The 34-year-old Ramirez came up as a shortstop, but had been playing DH, left field and first base since returning to Boston.
Limited Kids Greg McKegg Jersey No word yet on who will become the regular DH for the Red Sox, but expect JD Martinez, who signed with Boston this past winter, to take most of the at-bats there with Mitch Moreland getting the bulk of playing time at first base.