It was fourth-and-goal from the 2-yard line and Giants coach Ben McAdoo decided to go for it with his team down by 10 points late in the third quarter of Monday’s game against the Lions.
The league’s request was made pending its appeal of Judge Amos Mazzant’s ruling in federal District Court in Texas that Elliott could continue to play.
“Like any case involving a star athlete, this case has generated substantial attention and commentary. But, at bottom, this case involves a collateral challenge to a labor arbitrator’s decision,” Friday’s request reads, in its introduction.
The Chargers failed to sell out their temporary home, the 27,000-seat StubHub Center, in their home opener last Sunday. Banks wrote at The Athletic the NFL is shocked by how quickly things have gone south for the Chargers in L.A. As the Rams struggle to draw fans to the L.A. Coliseum, Banks said the NFL does not want the bad “optics” of empty stadiums for three years before the Rams and Chargers are scheduled to move into a new Inglewood stadium in 2020.
On Sunday morning, more owners chimed in with statements, including New York Giants Cheap Jerseys New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft, who became the first NFL NFL Jerseys Outlet owner who made a donation to Trump to speak out on his comments.
“I am deeply disappointed by the tone of the comments made by the President on Friday,” Kraft said. “I am proud to be associated with so many players who make such tremendous contributions in positively impacting our communities. Their efforts, both on and off the field, help bring people together and make our community stronger.