Nick Foles, the Eagles quarterback who was the backup until Carson Wentz tore a knee ligament, threw for 373 yards and three touchdowns en route to Super Bowl MVP honours, while New England frequently had safeties covering the slot position, from which Philadelphia's Nelson Agholor racked up nine catches for 84 yards.
The Hoodie typically outwits, out-coaches and outlasts opponents with frightening precision, but his curious choice to sit the guy who had played more defensive snaps than anyone on his roster this season (97.8%, in case you were wondering) loomed large in New England's 41-33 loss to the Eagles Sunday night.
Patriots linebacker Don'ta Hightower took a passive-aggressive jab at his head coach by liking a critical Instagram post from former teammate Brandon Browner, who wrote this under a caption of Belichick after the Super Bowl: "Lost the game for us tonight. In the end we have to make the decision that we feel are best for the football team". "I don't know how to feel watching that (expletive) without watching my homie Malcolm playing". Rowe said benching Butler "was not the plan". "I don't know what it was".
If you're going to go down, you may as well at least go down with your best players on the field. "I'm sure the players felt the same way".
Browner doubled down in a subsequent post, saying "a locker room was divided pregame". Others have speculated more outlandish theories, but so far the only explanation the team has given is that they felt benching Butler gave the team the best chance to win.
The bigger Rowe had reportedly been practicing during the week as a starting cornerback opposite Stephon Gilmore, but Rowe said after the game that he still expected Butler to get his share of playing time. "I don't know. But I could have changed that game". They seem unlikely to dole out another eight-figure contract to Butler - particularly if he wasn't worthy of playing in the biggest game of the season. He was clearly emotional beforehand and expressed those feelings to ESPN's Mike Reiss afterwards. But it will forever be hard to accept that Butler would not have made more plays than the likes of Richards or Bademosi.
A statement from Morgan Margraves, his third daughter, was read at Nassar's sentencing in neighboring Ingham County last month. Later Margraves and his attorney were brought back in the courtroom so Judge Cunningham could address the contempt of court.
Belgium worldwide Batshuayi joined from Chelsea on transfer deadlined day to replace Aubameyang, who quit Dortmund for Arsenal. He said: "We lost an extraordinary striker and gained a player who has qualities in front of goal".
Doug Sacrison traveled over 4,000 kilometers from Washington State this year to attend his first Groundhog Day in Punxsutawney. Groundhog Day is probably more synonymous with the Bill Murray movie of the same name than the actual celebration itself.
So has Brady been notified he's winning the MVP? "We're trying to score every time we take the field", Brady said. Brady said he would like to play into his mid-40s. "I'm very happy for the experiences that I've gone through".
TASS reported that "according to preliminary information, the plane was shot down from a portable anti-aircraft missile system". The Russian Defense Ministry confirmed the downing of the Su-25 and said the pilot was killed in fighting with "terrorists".
Lockler told Pensacola News Journal in a phone interview Wednesday that she has personally witnessed some of the carelessness. It may not have been her intention, but she is thrilled that her important message is getting out.
It'll arrive concurrently with the fall semiannual channel release of Windows 10 and will have similar features. Microsoft has made no attempt to hide the fact that it wants Windows users to make the switch to Windows 10.
People, including several prominent Democrats, noted on social media that $1.50 per week is not a significant pay bump. Ryan Democratic opponent, Randy Bryce, responded to Ryan's tweet while promoting a new fund-raising opportunity.
"I AM OFFICIALLY GOING TO THE SUPERBOWLLLLLL", the Rutgers University student said on her Facebook page Friday night. We don't have money for a ticket, ' her mom says. "If they would have went 0-16, I would still be their friends".
Despite that, Daniels gave non-answers when Kimmel asked if there was a non-disclosure agreement, suggesting that one in fact exists.
Car Slams Into Pedestrians in Shanghai
The crash triggered fear among public that it was a terror attack in the heart of the Chinese financial hub. The police said that the driver, identified as Chen, 40, was not concentrating on the road and was smoking.
TDP leaders tell Naidu to reconsider alliance with BJP
Naidu is upset with the allocation of funds for the state in the Union Budget 2018 despite its request for additional funds. Ahead of the meeting, party MP Kesineni Srinivas said there would be detailed discussions with Naidu.
Israel Legalizes West Bank Outpost After Resident Killed
On January 9, Shevach was gunned down by Palestinian terrorists while on his way home to the northern West Bank outpost. Scores of Palestinians threw stones at the Israeli forces as they moved into Burqin, Reuters reported.
Girl, 12, held over school shooting in Los Angeles
The girl holding the firearm "didn't mean to" shoot the 15-year-old girl, he said, according to the station. He said both of the victims are 15 years of age and have been transported to a local hospital.
Australia U-19 World Cup final today
Six years ago India wins this title under the Captaincy of Unmukt Chand and India wins the title third time in under19 History. Australia is looking confident with his last win, which came against Afganistan in the Semifinal of ICC U19 World Cup 2018.
Google Parent Company Shares Drop After Quarterly Earnings
Apple Inc (NASDAQ:APPL) posted a record quarterly profit that beat market forecasts as higher prices offset fewer iPhone sales . Heading into today's trading, Alphabet stock was up more than 12% year-to-date, and hit a record high on January 29.