BIG3 is a new professional 3-on-3 basketball league founded by Ice Cube and Hollywood producer Jeff Kwatinetz. Cube and the team convinced a few dozen retired and fringe NBA players to sign on for a summer of delight. They hired Roger Mason of HOW U fame to come aboard as commissioner. Amy Trask, a former Oakland Raiders chief executive, signed on as the league’s CEO.
Then there are the players. Some of these guys are legends, like Allen Iverson and Chauncey Billups. Some of these guys were NBA role players at best. Some are a bit grayer, like Charles Oakley. Some, like Xavier Silas and Donte Greene, haven’t even hit age 30 yet.
Wentz regressed to the mean after such a hot start as a rookie — he didn’t throw a pick until Week 4 — but the Eagles can feel confident they found their next franchise passer.
Lynch started just two games for the Broncos in 2016 in place of injured starter Trevor Siemian. Entering his second year, Lynch figures to get a better chance to start over Philadelphia Eagles Cheap Jerseys Siemian and earn his label as a success or failure as a potential franchise quarterback.
The Bills never gave him a good chance to succeed with the parts around him. Injuries didn’t help, either. There was some promise in 2006, but it was followed by significant regression and little playing time afterward.
The 49ers weren’t sure if they wanted to let Smith be groomed or needed him to play right away. He started nine games as a rookie, but more because the alternatives (Tim Rattay, Ken Dorsey and Cody Pickett) weren’t great. Philosophy-wise, they leaned a little against throwing him into the fire.