“There isn’t anybody who loves UCLA football who isn’t very disappointed to have Tommy leave the football program,” Donahue said. “He helped rebuild the program (after a 3 7 1 season in 1989), helped lead us to a 9 3 season (as a sophomore). No one wants to lose their starting quarterback.

A narrative they don’t need right now. Paula, you used to cover sports. I did. You remember Boger got the controversial assignment in the 2013 Super Bowl and, interestingly, he hasn worked a single playoff game since. Another interesting tidbit we discovered this week is that the Patriots believe Boger has a grudge against them. We like him more already.

German Marquez, Jeff Hoffman, Antonio Senzatela, and Kyle Freeland have all picked up the slack for the rotation this season and have become one of the biggest stories in all of baseball this year. Senzatela is currently tied for the most wins in the National League with eight. Hoffman, the big name in the Troy Tulowitzki trade with Toronto a few seasons ago, has been sensational and looks to be a fixture in the rotation for the rest of the season.

22nd January 2016Quote: “It goes further than the Academy Awards; it goes back to the gatekeepers. We need the Rooney Rule; some type of rule. In the NFL, if a head coaching job opens up, or a senior executive position, you cannot hire anyone ’til you interview minority candidates, and that has increased the number of minority coaches and executives in the NFL, and that should be used (in the Academy).

Since Foxy asked, not enough conclusive video evidence existed to overturn the touchdown officials originally signaled. Miller leapt to snatch the ball away from Saints safety Rafael Bush, bobbled the ball, but appeared to maintain possession after he landed long enough to support the ref’s initial ruling. And making it 14 10 at that point, instead of settling for a field goal that made it 14 6, could have changed the way the fourth quarter unfolded..

However, if you want to put that aside, you will hear constant reference to Ipswich’s big successes winning the Uefa Cup, the FA Cup and the old First Division. Yep, absolutely stunning achievements, which Norwich cannot match, and probably quite right that they decide to put a star, for each victory, on to their shirts. It’s not official, just something the club did themselves.

The military was particularly tight lipped about the death, which is being probed by senior officials. Four other Canadian soldiers were also injured in the accident. Friends in Canada said Baker was planning to become a police officer after his tour in Afghanistan.