I hope he does, Claiborne said.
Overall, Claiborne has high hopes for the Jets’ revamped secondary, now that Johnson’s arrival will let Buster Skrine slide to his natural slot corner role. Plus, the rookie safety duo of 2017, Jamal Adams and Marcus Maye, is one season more mature.
I feel like we can go as far as we allow ourselves to go, Claiborne said of the Jets’ secondary. I feel like we have all the pieces to the puzzle.
Several of the teams currently ahead of Rutgers in APR – like Alabama and Clemson – won’t ever have to think about the 5-7 loophole. But there are plenty of teams ahead of the Scarlet Knights that could realistically be in the picture, starting with Northwestern, the current APR king, and working all the way down ( an easy to digest list can be found here via SB Nation ).
Then video came out of Hall of Fame wide receiver Cris Carter telling players they need to have a fall guy in case something goes down. This year, the Pittsburgh Steelers actually documented what their rookies have gone through as they prepare for their first training camp and regular season. In the video below you can watch them take tours of the city, visit young children at the Mel Blount Youth Home, and learn some valuable life lessons which have nothing to do with football.
The Meadowlands has partnered with Betfair US to offer sports betting at the track. It is a subsidiary of Paddy Power Betfair, one of the largest publicly traded sports betting companies in the world.
Gural said sports betting will help the track’s bottom line, but added it will not, by itself, save the horse racing industry in New Jersey, which continues to struggle competing against neighboring states that subsidize their tracks. New Jersey’s tracks used to receive $30 million a year from the state’s casinos, but former Gov. Chris Christie, a Republican, ended those payments in 2011.