The Kansas City Chiefs wrapped up the preseason Thursday night against the Tennessee Titans. Alex Smith has already been named the Week 1 starting quarterback and didn’t play in this game, so first-round rookie Patrick Mahomes got the start.
Mahomes played the entire first half and shredded the Titans’ secondary with some absolutely beautiful rainbow passes. Here’s his first big highlight of the game.
He puts some seasoned ground beef in the shell, loads it up with delicious, imaginary toppings, and gently places the pretend taco in each teammate’s hands.
Our only critique of Charlton’s taco-making is that he didn’t give his teammates anything to drink. They’re definitely going to be thirsty, and Charlton also has an endorsement from Big Red soda. There’s a missed opportunity.
Setting aside the lack of Big Red, Charlton seems to have some natural talent for taco-making. If things don’t work out in the NFL for Charlton — and right now they’re looking like they Cheap Jerseys NHL will — perhaps he could be a taco chef instead.
In 2014, the Raiders used their second round pick on Derek Carr. Usually you Cheap Jerseys Mastercard would figure that means a team has a player in their plans, but Carr wasn’t so sure about that.
He had made his first start in the team’s final preseason game that year against the Seattle Seahawks, throwing for three touchdowns on 11 of 13 passes with a near perfect 152.1 passer rating.
Reds fans traveling to Nationals Park for Saturday’s 18-3 loss will likely have some powerful nightmares about Trea Turner and Michael A. Taylor.
The two young Nationals sluggers were major contributors in Washington’s Cheap Jerseys In The US lopsided win. Turner reached base in all six of his at bats, collecting five hits with four runs scored, two RBIs and a walk. Taylor went 4 for 5 with four runs scored, two home runs and three RBIs.
Bradley has the talent to serve as Arizona’s closer, but may be better off using him in a role similar to what Miller currently has in Cleveland. Indians’ manager Terry Francona uses Miller in more of a “fireman” role, bringing in the lefty to get outs at the most important time of the game, whether it be in the fifth inning or the eighth. Bradley has been used the same way.
Bradley and Miller’s stuff on the mound is also similar. Bradley is averaging 96.4 miles per hour on his fastball as a reliever in 2017, after hovering around 92 mph as a starter. Miller’s fastball sat at 90-92 mph as a starter before climbing to an average of 94 mph as a reliever.
Miller and Bradley also each boast devastating sliders, which have become more effective in the wake of their increased fastball velocity.
Miller has much more of a track record than Bradley, but the similarities are obvious. Both were failed starters who gained velocity and lowered their walk rates en route Cheap Jerseys Mastercard to becoming more effective as relievers.