Analysis: Why Rodgers got fined and 3 Bucs got suspended
Aaron Rodgers flaunts the NFL/NFLPA coronavirus protocols and gets a fine that barely shows up in his paycheck. Antonio Brown and two others do the same and get three-game suspensions. It's complicated, but in some ways it's also pretty simple why the Packers quarterback was fined $14,650, a sum negotiated between the league and the players' union while developing the COVID-19 protocols.news.yahoo.com
Road warriors: Bucs win 31-26 at Green Bay, reach Super Bowl
Rodgers gets a chance to make amends for that performance Sunday when the top-seeded Packers host the Bucs in the NFC championship game. (AP Photo/Jason Behnken, File)GREEN BAY, Wis. – Tom Brady and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers’ road magic have them heading home to the Super Bowl, the first team to play in one on their home field. Brady owns six Super Bowl rings with New England and now heads to his 10th NFL championship game with his new team. The Bucs (14-5) earned their franchise-record eighth consecutive road victory to reach the Super Bowl for the first time since their 2002 championship season. Tampa Bay then ran out the clock on the Packers (14-4).
Cowboys look to build on Cincy win, finish rough year strong
First-year Dallas coach Mike McCarthy draws parallels to his debut in Green Bay when the Packers finished a rough year with four straight victories on the way to a strong second season. The first stint was interrupted during the second game when he went out with a concussion that sidelined him the next week. Dallas has been last in the NFL much of the season in that category, but probably won't finish there. The franchise record is 436 from 2010, the last time the Cowboys were caught up in a coaching change. NEXT STEPSWith a Dallas loss or Washington win in any of the three remaining games, the Cowboys can't make the playoffs as NFC East champions.
Ivanka Trump to introduce dad at RNC as 'people's president'
Ivanka Trump will also draw contrasts between Republican President Donald Trump and Democratic rival Joe Biden, according to the people, who spoke on condition of anonymity to preview her remarks. The president plans to accept the GOP nomination in a speech from the White House lawn despite questions about the propriety of using government property for such an overt political purpose. Four years ago, I told you my father would focus on making child care affordable and accessible, Ivanka Trump is expected to say, according to excerpts of her speech provided to The Associated Press. Ivanka Trump introduced her father at the 2016 convention. Ivanka Trump will also introduce her businessman father as the people's president in keeping with a weeklong convention effort to humanize him.
THE SPORTS GUYS: Dak struggles, Watson's perfect day & more!
Live from San Antonio and Dallas, Greg and Larry Ramirez break down all of the week's biggest sports headlines, including Dak's performance in the Cowboys' upset loss to the Packers at home, Deshaun... Copyright 2019 by KSAT - All rights reserved.
Choice Career Fairs holding job fair Thursday
SAN ANTONIO - Choice Career Fairs is holding a career fair to give job seekers the opportunity to connect with local employers. The Career fair will be held Thursday, Aug. 15 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Norris Conference Center, located at 618 NW Loop 410 suite 207. Some of the employers attending this event include the Bexar County Sheriff's Office, IBC Bank and PPG Paints. POSITIONS AVAILABLE AT THIS CAREER FAIR INCLUDE:Accounting and/or HR PositionsAccounts Payable ClerkAdministrative AssistantsADVERTISING: AArrow Sign SpinnersAssembly/PackersAUTOMOTIVE: MechanicsAUTOMOTIVE: Sales ConsultantsAUTOMOTIVE: Service WritersBANKING: Business AdministrationBANKING: IT EngineerBANKING: Project ManagementBilingual Sales AgentsCall Center/Customer ServiceCoffee Roaster / GrinderCustomer Service RepresentativesData Entry Clerks / Data AnalystFACILITY MANAGEMENT: CustodianFACILITY MANAGEMENT: Lead CustodianFACILITY MANAGEMENT: SupervisorFinancial AdvisorsFOOD SERVICE: Asst. General ManagerFOOD SERVICE: Restaurant General ManagerFOOD SERVICE: Shift LeaderInsurance Agent (Licensed)Insurance Sales ManagerLAW ENFORCEMENT: Detention Cadet (Deputy Sheriff)Loaders/UnloadersMachine OperatorsMaintenance Technicians/PortersMaterial HandlersNEWSPAPER/CIRCULATION: Account ManagersNEWSPAPER/CIRCULATION: Sales ManagersNEWSPAPER/CIRCULATION: Sales RepsPAINT STORE: Delivery DriverPAINT STORE: Inside Sales AssociatePAINT STORE: Inside Sales Associate - Part-TimPayroll AssistantProduction Leads/SupervisorsProduction WorkersProperty & Casualty Licensed AgentsPurchase Order ClerksQuality Control / InspectorsReceptionistResearch Study RecruitmentSalesSales RepresentativesUtility Workers/SanitationWarehouse/Forklift DriversWINDOWS/DOORS: Event SpecialistWINDOWS/DOORS: PromoterWINDOWS/DOORS: Retail PromoterCopyright 2018 by KSAT - All rights reserved.
Texans' J.J. Watt fulfills dream in Green Bay... sort of
GREEN BAY, Wis. - GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) - J.J. Watt remembers standing outside the Packers' practice field as a kid, watching Brett Favre through the holes of the chain-link fence. That dream became a reality - sort of - on Monday, as the Packers welcomed Watt and the Texans to Green Bay for the first of two joint practices before the teams meet in their preseason opener Thursday night. Watt, a graduate of Pewaukee High School, about 130 miles south of Green Bay, hopped on the bike of 5-year-old Biraj Sadhu. The Texans drafted the Green Bay native in the second round out of Northern Illinois. ... Green Bay CB Kevin King and RBs Jamaal Williams and Aaron Jones remain sidelined with hamstring injuries.
Former coach Bill Cowher on Sunday's key NFL matchups
Former coach Bill Cowher on Sunday's key NFL matchups Sunday is do-or-die for the Colts, Patriots, Packers and Seahawks. CBS Sports NFL analyst Bill Cowher, who also led the Pittsburgh Steelers to a Super Bowl victory as head coach, joins "CBS This Morning" to give a preview of the weekend's games.cbsnews.com