Fewer than six months ago, Eagles quarterback Carson Wentz tore an ACL. With Eagles fans everywhere wondering whether he’ll be ready for Week One (and some of them perhaps secretly hoping he won’t be, so that Nick Foles can take a proper victory lap for winning Super Bowl LII), Wentz was back on the practice field Tuesday, as the Eagles launched Organized Team Activities.
Anytime you’re rehabbing, you have to be careful, Wentz said. Trust what the trainers and doctors are saying and be smart with it.
Being smart applies in many different ways for Wentz. Balanced against that will be the urgency to get back onto the field before Foles potentially performs well enough to keep Wentz on the sidelines well after he’s good enough to play.
Authentic Kids Esa Lindell Jersey He ended last season on injured reserve with a lacerated kidney and that injury opened the door for more playing time for Gates. It looked like they would be his final games as a member of the team as the team said goodbye to him in April, but Gates reportedly wants to keep playing and it seems inevitable that the team will be asked about a change of heart if Henry’s initial diagnosis holds.
Virgil Green, Braedon Bowman, Sean Culkin, Cole Hunt and Ben Johnson are the other tight ends on the Chargers roster at the moment.
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Another indicator is when he does make contact, Goldschmidt’s average Authentic Brian Allen Jersey exit velocity is down from 91.4 mph in 2017 to 88.8 mph. Maybe he’s hurt. Maybe all it will take is a mechanical fix he has yet to figure out. While he probably won’t continue to be this bad, Diamondbacks fans should be worried; there are some bad warning signs here.
Home run of the day: Juan Soto, the Nationals 19-year-old just up from Double-A, did this:
He’s the first teenager to homer since some guy named Harper, and only six players since 1965 have homered at a younger age: Cesar Cedeno, Robin Yount, Ken Griffey Jr., Andruw Jones, Adrian Beltre and Jurickson Profar.