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  • 23 Aug
    Heisman Trophy winner Lamar Jackson has impressed NFL front offices and scouts with his talent, but some have expressed concerns with the?Louisville?quarterbacks 6-foot-3, 205-pound frame in regard to his professional future.I love the player, one league source told ESPN. Theres not a player Id rather watch in college football. But hes so skinny.Jackson was compared to Minnesota Vikings quarterback Teddy Bridgewater, who suffered a noncontact knee injury during practice over the summer that ended his season and put his NFL career in jeopardy. Bridgewater is listed at 6-2, 215 pounds.I love the player. Hell play in the NFL, the source said of Jackson. I just dont know what hell be. He could be a slash, he could be a quarterback, but Im not sure on that body type.Jackson won Louisvilles first Heisman on Saturday, finishing ahead of Clemson quarterback Deshaun Watson. The Cardinals quarterback is only a sophomore and will have another college season to potentially fill out and improve his draft stock in the minds of NFL scouts. Jason Spezza Senators Jersey .C. -- Al Jefferson joked that he feels he can score from anywhere on the court. Daniel Alfredsson Senators Jersey . MORITZ, Switzerland -- Fog prevented downhill racers from getting their Olympic dress rehearsal. . -- Catcher Brett Hayes has agreed to a $630,000, one-year contract with the Kansas City Royals, avoiding salary arbitration. Daniel Alfredsson Jersey .J. -- Pitcher Carl Pavano is retiring after 14 major league seasons. Chris Tierney Jersey .Y. - Detroit goaltender Jonas Gustavsson has earned NHL first star of the week honours after winning in his first three appearances of the season. When the Syracuse Orange take on the Georgetown Hoyas in the Carrier Dome on Saturday in a classic showdown of former Big East rivals, the Orange will be paying tribute to one of the legends of that era.Syracuse will be rocking sneakers with 31 Pearl on the tongue in tribute to Syracuse great Dwayne Pearl Washington, who died in April. He was 52.Washington played for the Orange from 1983 to 1986 and was one of the iconic players who laid the groundwork for the rise of the Big East in the 80s. His dazzling ballhandling and scoring ability helped turn the fledgling Big East into one of the most popular conferences of the era.dddddddddddd?The Orange have worn Pearl?warm-up shirts since January, but now with their biggest rival coming to town, they are debuting the sneakers. Washington arrived at Syracuse just as the rivalry with Georgetown was heating up, and now Syracuse is paying tribute to him as they try to capture some of the magic of the old Big East.--Sam Henken ' ' '