NFL UPDATE. It’s been a while since I’ve posted anything football-related, so here are a couple of news items:
70 FOR 70: a team-sponsored panel formed to help commemorate the Washington Redskin’s 70th season this fall has selected the 70 greatest Redskins of all time.
GANNON ARRIVES AT MINICAMP: Amid speculation he might hold out, quarterback Rich Gannon was on hand Thursday for the Oakland Raiders’ final offseason minicamp. This is a make-or-break season for the Raiders–given age and salary cap concerns, their window of opportunity on a Super Bowl won’t last too much longer. And they’ll have to make their run with a new head coach, which can’t help matters.