Otherwise, Romo’s exit comes pretty much as had been expected, given the respectful relationship between Jones and Romo. The Cowboys’ future revolves around Prescott, and they could sign Josh McCown as a veteran backup. McCown, released by the Cleveland Browns, was visiting the Cowboys on Wednesday.
Gasser, 56, is facing second-degree murder charges after he allegedly shot McKnight three times with a .40-caliber semi-automatic handgun in the Terrytown suburb of New Orleans. If convicted under the charge, Gasser would face a mandatory life sentence.
Authorities say Gasser followed McKnight after McKnight allegedly cut him off near the Crescent City Connection. When McKnight finally stopped, he got out of his car and approached Gasser’s vehicle when Gasser allegedly shot him. Gasser was initially detained but not formally arrested until four days later on Dec. 5, a delay that prompted protests in the parish.
Gasser, who has pleaded not guilty and claimed self-defense, remains jailed with a bond of $750,000.
Sam Darnold and Josh Rosen are among the best pro-style quarterbacks in the draft, and either could be taken with the first pick. Josh Allen from Wyoming is an intriguing prospect because of the numbers he put up over three years with the Cowboys.
Other top players expected to be taken in the first round include Penn State’s Saquon Barkley, Florida State’s Derwin James and Iowa’s Josh Jackson.
Here is a running list of every notable underclassman who has declared for the 2018 NFL Draft.
It’s not that the 23-year-old has anything against bangers, mash or fish and chips; he has something against the logistical hoops that players must jump through to play abroad.
[It’s] terrible, Gurley said (via ESPN) Thursday ahead of the team’s flight to London, where the Rams will host the Arizona Cardinals on Sunday. They need to stop this, all this stuff.