The Ravens acquired possession receivers Michael Crabtree and Willie Snead and speedster John Brown in free agency, and Hurst has the speed to get upfield and threaten linebackers and slot defenders on seam and post routes. Flacco’s game has declined over the last few seasons, and with the addition of Griffin as a backup, it’s clear that the team wants effective mobility at the position—and Jackson already has more on the ball as a passer than Griffin did at his peak.
Mulvaney’s statement was as brazen an explanation of the cost of doing business in Washington as anyone has made in a long time. But it no doubt shocked few people around the country, who hold a dim view of politicians and believe themselves always losers in the transactions of government. What Mulvaney said probably only reinforces what people already believe.
The work crew in King County, Washington is described as supervised manual labor for various public service agencies.
Despite entering the draft with six picks, tied for the fewest in the league, Detroit packaged its original second-round choice (No. 51) along with their fourth-round pick (No. 117) to the New England Patriots to make the move up the board.
Measuring in at 6-feet, 213 pounds, Johnson rushed for 1,391 yards (4.9 yards per carry) and 18 touchdowns for the Tigers last season. He also added 24 catches for 309 yards and two more scores. An aggressive runner, he broke 50 tackles on 285 carries, according to Pro Football Focus.
Titans (from Raiders) — Harold Landry, OLB, Boston College: He led the nation with 16½ sacks when he was fully healthy in 2016, but an ankle injury slowed him last year. Still, he’s one of the few premium edge rushers in this class, gives Tennessee more speed on sub-packages in a division with mobile quarterbacks and will allow the team insurance with current starting OLBs Brian Orakpo and Derrick Morgan set to be free agents in 2019.