Franklin Barreto hit a tiebreaking homer, singled and drove in three runs as the Las Vegas Aviators moved to 20 games over .500 with a 6-5 Pacific Coast League victory over the Omaha Storm Chasers on Saturday at Werner Park in Papillion, Nebraska.
The coach cast doubt on reports that the star receiver would retire should a grievance filed against the NFL over the helmet he wants to wear be rejected.
The Rebels coach wasn’t pleased with Saturday’s scrimmage at Sam Boyd Stadium, three weeks before the season opener Aug. 31 against Southern Utah.
Clelin Ferrell and Johnathan Abram incited a crowd roar, dashing 60 yards to wave their arms and high-five fans in the front two rows before kickoff against the Rams.
UNLV’s athletic department will celebrate each decade at the stadium in the first five home games, beginning with a look back at the 1970s for the Aug. 31 opener.
With training camp a little more than a month away, the club’s only remaining business this offseason is to re-sign restricted free-agent defenseman Jimmy Schuldt.
The 12 WNBA teams will be included in the newest release of the game for the first time. They will be available for use in Play Now and Season modes.
The Bucs finished 5-11 last season, but if first-year coach Bruce Arians can work his magic with quarterback Jameis Winston, they could make a run at the NFC South title.
CEO Chase Carey said Las Vegas remains a potential venue for a second F1 race in the United States, joining Austin, Texas, though Miami might have the inside track.
MLS president and deputy commissioner Mark Abbott said the league worked with all its teams to devise the policy.