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AKRON, Ohio -- A quadriplegic man who admitted to trying to extort money from former Ohio State star and NFL player Christopher Beanie Wells has been sentenced to a year of house arrest after a judge concluded that imprisoning the defendant would be too costly for taxpayers. wholesale jerseys usa .Cleveland.com (http://bit.ly/2bDnIwH ) reports the judge on Wednesday told 29-year-old Patrick Griffin, of Akron, that he could still be sent to prison if he violates her terms. Griffin also was ordered to donate $10,000 to a charity.Griffin says he understands that his condition doesnt make him immune from consequences.Griffin had pleaded guilty to Hobbs Act extortion. Prosecutors say he and a co-defendant tried to force Wells to pay them tens of thousands of dollars after Wells brother set up a drug deal where they lost money.---Information from: cleveland.com, http://www.cleveland.com cheap jerseys free shipping . Pirlo limped out of Sundays 1-0 win over Udinese after just 13 minutes. Juventus says Pirlo underwent tests on Monday which revealed he has "a second-degree lesion to the collateral medial ligament in his right knee. wholesale authentic soccer jerseys . Arsenal failed to take full advantage of its main rivals stumbles on Saturday as substitute Gerard Deulofeu levelled with a hard shot from a tight angle in the 84th minute to give Everton a deserved point. Ahead of a crucial fortnight that will see them play against Napoli in the Champions League, Manchester City and Chelsea, Arsenal leads by five points ahead of Liverpool and Chelsea. http://www.wholesaleauthenticjerseysstore.com/ . - Raiders general manager Reggie McKenzie never doubted he would bring back coach Dennis Allen for a third year despite back-to-back 4-12 records. CAMBRIDGE, Mass. -- Freshman Seth Towns scored a career-high 24 points and sophomore Corey Johnson added a season-high 21 as Harvard held off Northeastern 86-80 Tuesday night.Towns made 7 of 15 field goals and Johnson shot 7-for-10 -- all 3-pointers, a career-high for makes. The Crimson (3-4) shot 49 percent from the floor and were 14 of 27 from 3.Siyani Chambers notched a double-double with 13 points and a career-best 11 assists (out of Harvards 21).Jeremy Miller scored a career-high 26 points and T.J. Williams 20 foor Northeastern (4-5), Millers points extended his season high by 15. cheap jerseys. The Huskies five losses are by a combined 17 points. Northeastern outscored Harvard 42-18 in the paint, but the Crimson was 15-4 on fast-break points and their bench accounted for 19.The win boosts Crimson coach Tommy Amaker into a tie with Frank Sullivan as the winningest coach at 177-99. Hes 353-238 overall. Cheap NFL Jerseys Cheap NFL Jerseys China Cheap Jerseys From China Cheap NFL Jerseys Authentic Wholesale Jerseys China Cheap NFL Jerseys China NFL Cheap Jerseys ' ' ' 
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YAS MARINA, Abu Dhabi -- Nico Rosberg and Lewis Hamilton are fighting for the world championship this weekend. Taco Charlton Youth Jersey . ESPN will be keeping track of both mens interactions with the press, social media and track performances to build up to Sundays grand prix showdown. (Local times displayed)-----Sunday15:40 - Nate Saunders? The traditional end-of-season photograph has been taken on the start-finish straight. Jenson Button and Felipe Massa sat front and centre, flanked by the title contenders. Both men looking calm and collected.?Some interesting gamesmanship follows -- as they all walk to the drivers parade truck, Rosberg rolls in as if it was a wrestling ring and sits himself on the railings at the front of the truck. Thats Hamiltons usual spot, and his teammate awkwardly lingers for a moment as Rosberg waves to the crowd. Eventually Rosberg smirks and walks away from that position to the rear of the truck, allowing Hamilton to take his usual position, where he likes to sit so he can wave to the fans in the grandstand and not be distracted by other drivers.Speaking on the parade, Rosberg says: I try to keep things business as usual... Im feeling very, very good, Im liking the car. Still doing his best to keep his mind focused on anything but the championship showdown we are edging closer and closer towards. ?Earlier, we saw both Mercedes drivers posing for photos in front of the Mercedes garage, leading to this brilliant picture of Rosberg pensively looking over at the man standing between him and a maiden world title.?15:20 - Laurence Edmondson The atmosphere is building in the Yas Marina paddock ahead of todays season finale. Neither Lewis Hamilton nor Nico Rosberg can take a walk in the paddock without 20 camera lenses being pointed in their direction. Sunglasses, hat and headphones is Hamiltons usual race day attire and hell have the volume turned up to 11 today as he tries to block out the rest of the world out and stay in the zone. Meanhwile, Rosberg has already picked up one trophy this year for the most fastest laps of the season -- as long as he adds a second piece of silverware on the podium after the race he will be crowned world champion.Saturday20:00 - Nate Saunders?A vital pole position for Hamilton, but Rosberg is still the man in the pound seats going into tomorrow -- third or above is good enough for a maiden world championship. Hamilton looked very happy with himself after qualifying, he is arguably driving better at the moment than at any point during the season. But his work is still cut out for him tomorrow.Both men took to Twitter after qualifying, and Rosberg still seems to be a picture of calm going into the biggest grand prix of his career.?15:30 - Laurence Edmondson The view from Turn 19: FP3 wasnt the most revealing of sessions, but watching trackside in the final sector it was clear that Mercedes still has an edge over the opposition. Hamilton and Rosberg opted not to go for a second run on a set of fresh ultra-soft tyres at the very end of the session -- hence their deficit to Vettel, Verstappen and Raikkonen who did -- but they did set a time on the compound earlier in the session. I picked Turn 19 to watch in the hope that the off-camber corner (and looming steel barrier on the exit) might reveal a weakness in one of the two, but both cars looked painted to the tarmac throughout.By the time the drivers reach this section of track, the rear tyres have the potential to be on the absolute limit. The stop start nature of the final sector can cause drivers to overheat the compound, reducing grip just when the driver needs it most to launch the car towards the final two corners. Even though Vettel and Raikkonen were faster than the Mercedes drivers overall, they both lost time to Hamilton and Rosberg in this sector and its largely down to a struggle with traction on the exit of the corners. Only Verstappen was quicker, but he did so with the rear of the car stepping out as he pinned the throttle just past the apex. There were no such dramas for Rosberg or Hamilton, who both kept their cars perfectly in control as they used every last centimetre of track on offer. Dont be fooled by the headline times, qualifying is still Mercedes to lose.?14:50 - Laurence Edmondson Team boss Toto Wolff plays down suggestions that there could have been an ulterior motive to Mercedes decision to swap mechanics from both sides of the garage earlier this year. Hamilton had suggested there may have been more to the decision than met the eye during a press conference on Thursday (see below(.11:15 - Laurence Edmondson The view from inside the Mercedes garage on Saturday morning. FP3 starts at 14:00 with pole position decided from 17:00 onwards ...Friday21:30 - Laurence Edmondson A close shave! It turns out Felipe Nasr nearly collided with Hamilton during FP2 when he came across the Mercedes exiting the pits while he was on a fast lap. One of our Brazilian colleagues, Luis Fernando Ramos, was kind enough to translate what Nasr had to say about it after the session: Unfortunately I didnt get a clean run on the ultra-softs. I had to stop my first try and the second mainly because Hamilton was exiting the pits and I nearly crashed into his car. It was really close! So I lost all the maximum of my tyre for a fast lap. I wouldnt say he wasnt paying attention, it was the nature of that corner because its in the middle of Turn 3 and there was also another car on the inside. So there were three cars in the corner and I only just passed between them and it was really close. Both Hamilton and Mercedes will be glad that one didnt end differently. ?19:30 - Laurence Edmondson Hamilton will run a tribute to his friend, mentor and former doctor Aki Hintsa, who died last week at the age of 58 following a battle with cancer. The Mercedes driver gave a heart-felt answer to a question about Hintsa on Thursday - here is a part of what he said: To have finished his life so early was definitely tough to see but coming here this weekend, whilst I have that fighting spirit in my heart from the last races Ive done, I come here with almost double the power in the sense that I feel that I want to win this race more so for him. We were texting every single race through his battle and particularly the last race [in Brazil] on Sunday. Yeah, so coming here this weekend, whilst its an emotional time, Im here to try and do him proud, do well for him as he had helped prepare and the belief he had in me.19:15 - Laurence Edmondson Toto Wolff is facing questions about Hamiltons comments regarding Mercedes decision this year to mix up its mechanics from the two sides of the garage (see below). He makes it very clear that he made the decision based on what was right for the F1 teams 1,500 employees and not what was right for Hamilton alone. Mercedes has always maintained that the switch was carried out to stop the garage splitting into two cliques behind each driver. It seems as though this is a touchy issue between Mercedes and Hamilton and we may not have heard the end of it just yet ...19:00 - Laurence Edmondson The F1 track action for the day is done and dusted. The gap between Hamilton and Rosberg in the crucial second session (the only one held in the same conditions as qualifying and the race) was just 0.079s in Hamiltons favour, suggesting were in for a close battle. Red Bull was over half a second off the pace of the Mercedes on one-lap pace, but looked very competitive over long runs. A bad start for either Rosberg or Hamilton could see them struggle in the race if they fall behind on the run down to Turn 1.14:30 - Laurence Edmondson Advantage Hamilton after FP1 ... although it must be said its a fairly irrelevant advantage at this stage. First practice in Abu Dhabi is one of the least useful practice sessions of the year. The conditions are way hotter (due to the sun being up) than qualifying or the race, which are held as the sun is setting. Hamilton set his best time on the softs, Rosberg on the ultra-softs, but again that discrepancy is not unusual for an FP1 session. FP2 should give a much better indication, but Hamilton can take some encouragement from the two Red Bulls being roughly a tenth off Rosbergs best effort. If Max Verstappen and Daniel Ricciardo can finish between him and Rosberg on Sunday, that is Hamiltons? most obvious route to a fourth title.13:30 - Nate Saunders Hamilton becomes the first of the Mercedes drivers to spin this weekend -- swapping ends on the exit of Turn 5 after a long run on the ultra-soft tyre. An easy thing to do on Pirellis softest compound after that many laps, especially on a track still lacking grip at this stage of the weekend.?13:00 - Nate Saunders Rosberg leaves the garage ahead of the first practice session of the biggest F1 weekend of his career.?Thursday22:00 - Nate Saunders Nico Rosberg is feeling the love from local fans this weekend. The championship leader had quite a contingent of fans in the paddock today...20:00 - Nate Saunders? Lots of chatter in the paddock about the press conference, and notably a lot of difference in opinion towards Hamiltons demeanor and attitude throughout. Some thought he was in a bad mood -- especially early on -- while others claimed he was on good form, smiling and joking throughout the session. The pair did talk highly of the respect in their relationship, with Hamilton even going as far as saying he is proud of what his old karting friend has achieved in recent seasons. There were also a few moments of light-hearted humour between them, which hasnt always been the case in 2016.?18:15 - Laurence Edmondson On a Thursday the FOM camera men get a bit of practice in watching the safety car and medical car put their sighter laps in. For reasons Ive never really understood, the action of the two Mercedes road cars is beamed into the media centre for us to watch. However, this weeks edition of Thursdays track action happened to pan away to the Mercedes team garage where we saw Toto Wolff addressing a packed garage of Mercedes mechanics and engineers in what looked like a motivational speech ahead of the first practice day tomorrow. Anyway, the screens are now showing safety car driver Bernd Maylander hold an impressive slide coming out of the Turn 7 hairpin. ?17:30 - Laurence EdmondsonEveryone loves an Abu Dhabi sunset ...17:00 - Laurence Edmondson Although the pair spend a lot of time in the same engineering room, its rare that Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg attend the same press conference. In many ways their answers mirrored their approaches this season. While Rosberg stuck to the same well-worn mantra of taking it one race at a time and not thinking about the title (even when just one race remains on which the title rests), Hamilton was laid back and willing to further from the script in his responses.The most obvious example followed a long but quite pointed question about Mercedes decision to swap five mechanics between the two sides of the garage at the start of the year. While Rosberg talked about team spirit and everybody pulling in the same direction, Hamilton clearly still feels there was more to the decision than reached the media as he told the press to wait for a future autobiography to learn the truth behind the decision. When it hits the shelves at the end of his career it will be an interesting read!Undoubtedly the pressure is on Rosberg, but he seems to be handling it well. A couple of Hamiltons answers resulted in raised eyebrows or a sideways glance, but other than that he is dealing with the magnitude of the event well.16:00 -Nate Saunders? Facing the media for the first time ahead of the weekend and on their own, Rosberg and Hamilton make their way in together and immediately sit on the front row. The press conference host asks if they will stand and shake hands for the photographers in attendance. Neither man proffers their hand to the other, while Rosberg verbally says he does not want to.The two men lightened up as the press conference continued...WednesdayTo be updated throughout the weekend. Ryan Switzer Womens Jersey . "Theyve both been real good," said Babcock. "Havent changed our minds." A decision has seemingly been made - Sundays Group B-deciding tilt against Finland ahead - but it could not have been an easy one. Price opened the tournament with a sturdy 19-save performance against the Norwegians, yielding just one goal. 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WASHINGTON -- Max Scherzer will look to continue a dominant stretch when he faces a familiar foe from his past on Tuesday night.Scherzer and the National League East-leading Washington Nationals, fresh off taking two of three from the NL West-leading Giants, host the Cleveland Indians, the American League Central front-runners, in the opener of a two-game series.The teams split a pair two weeks ago and are now headed in different directions.Cleveland (62-47) has dropped five of seven following a Sunday loss to the New York Yankees, yet the Indians still lead the improving Detroit Tigers in the division race.Its been a difficult week, but I think everybodys ready to move on, second baseman Jason Kipnis said after the Indians went 1-for-8 with runners in scoring position in a 3-2 defeat Sunday.Scoring runs wont be easy against Scherzer (12-6, 2.87 ERA). Since the start of June, the former Tiger is 7-2 with a 1.84 ERA, having struck out 108 batters while walking just 16 in 83 1/3 innings.He allowed two earned runs or fewer in six of his past seven starts, and he hasnt lost since July 4.Scherzer is 9-4 with a 4.42 ERA in 19 starts against his former division rival, a club he will be facing for the first time since 2014.Kipnis is 6-for-31 (.194) in his career against Scherzer, while Carlos Santana is 3-for-39 (.077) and Lonnie Chisenall 6-for-28 (.214).Washington (66-45) has won five of six, including a 1-0 victory Sunday as Tanner Roark outdueled Madison Bumgarner in the rubber game against the San Francisco Giants.Playing without Bryce Harper (stiff neck), the Nationals got their only run via a Wilson Ramos homer leading off the seventh.While Harper (.121 with one homer since the All-Star break) has been struggling, Washingtons All-Star catcher is rolling, hitting safely in 19 of his last 23 games. Xavier Woods Cowboys Jersey. Ramos is second in the league with a .338 average and leads all catchers with 18 home runs.His confidence level is high, really high, manager Dusty Baker said. He can reach the fences in any part of the ballpark but remains within himself. He doesnt try to hit home runs all the time.Also hot for Washington is left fielder Jayson Werth, who has reached base in 38 consecutive games, the longest streak in the majors this season. Third baseman Anthony Rendon has hit safely in 14 of his past 18 games.Center fielder Ben Revere is batting just .208, but his running, over-the-shoulder catch at the wall saved two runs Sunday.Right now Im struggling (at the plate) ... My main thing is to do everything I can to help this team get to a championship, Revere told the MASN network after the game.Cleveland starter Trevor Bauer (7-5, 4.08 ERA) will be looking to bounce back after allowing a career-high eight runs in 2 2/3 innings Wednesday against the Minnesota Twins.The 25-year-old Bauer, who has never faced the Nationals, is 0-3 with an 8.37 ERA in his past five starts.Though the Indians have been losing, they are scoring. Sundays game ended a streak of nine straight in which the Indians plated five or more runs.Third baseman Jose Ramirez is hitting .414 (12-for-29) over the past seven games. Designated hitter/first baseman Mike Napoli has a .394 average (13-for-33) with six homers and 11 RBI during an active nine-game hitting streak.We know weve got a good team, its a long season, Napoli said. Weve got confidence in every single guy in this room. 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NEW YORK -- Nobody takes to October like Madison Bumgarner and the San Francisco Giants. Carl Lawson Womens Jersey .Bumgarner pitched a four-hitter for his latest postseason gem, outlasting Noah Syndergaard in a classic duel between aces, and injury substitute Conor Gillaspie hit a three-run homer in the ninth inning that sent San Francisco to a 3-0 victory over the New York Mets in the NL wild-card game Wednesday night.This game was everything we thought. Two really outstanding pitchers going at it, Giants manager Bruce Bochy said. One of the best postseason games Ive been a part of.Gillaspie connected off All-Star closer Jeurys Familia, who led the majors this year with a club-record 51 saves while allowing only one home run.With their ninth consecutive victory when facing postseason elimination, Bochy and the Giants advanced to play the NL Central champion Cubs in a best-of-five Division Series. Game 1 is Friday night at venerable Wrigley Field in Chicago.I like our chances, Bumgarner said.The good news for the Cubs as they attempt to end a championship drought that dates to 1908 is this: Bumgarner probably wont start until Game 3 -- and would only be available once on full rest.The big left-hander has been untouchable under pressure.Its unbelievable what hes done, Gillaspie said.The last time Bumgarner was on the mound in the postseason, he saved Game 7 of the 2014 World Series in Kansas City with five scoreless innings on two days rest to cap one of the greatest playoff performances in baseball history.Including his four-hit shutout at Pittsburgh in the 2014 wild-card game, he has tossed 23 straight scoreless innings in winner-take-all games -- all on the road.Sandy Koufax. Bob Gibson. Whitey Ford -- Bumgarner ranks right up there with any of `em when it comes to October clutch.Hes one of the games great big-game pitchers, Mets manager Terry Collins said.Asked how he wants to be remembered, Bumgarner said: Im a winner. Thats all anybody wants to be.After having the best record in the majors at the All-Star break, San Francisco was 26-42 in the second half before finishing with a four-game winning streak to hold off St. Louis by one game for the final NL playoff spot.Now, the Giants have a chance to extend their pattern of even-year titles after winning World Series crowns in 2010, `12 and `14.In a matchup between the past two NL champions, Syndergaard struck out 10 in seven innings of two-hit ball. Familia entered in the ninth and Brandon Crawford lined a leadoff double. Angel Pagan struck out after failing to get a bunt down, and Joe Panik walked.Gillaspie, starting at third base for injured All-Star Eduardo Nunez and playing his first postseason game, drove a 96 mph pitch to right field and pumped his arm as he rounded first.I dont know what I was thinking. Normally Im not a fired-up guy. I let some frustration out from the first six innings with that swing, said Gillaspie, who was 7 for 14 with five RBI in his final five games of the regular season.Before he connected, the Giants had a pinch-hitter on deck to bat for Bumgarner.When the ball cleared the fence, it stunned a revved-up, orange towel-waving crowd of 44,747 that sank into its Citi Field seats with a collective groan.I missed the location, Familia said simply.With the Giants finally ahead, Bochy sent Bumgarner back out. He closed with a 1-2-3 ninth against the 3-4-5 hitters and smacked his glove in triumph when rookie T.J. Rivera flied out to end it.San Francisco players hugged each other behind the mound and headed for the clubhouse to celebrate with bubbly, cheered by a happy contingent of Giants fans behind their dugout.Bum just did his thing, Bochy said. We won the game because of him.With his sizzling fastball clocking 99 mph and long, blond locks dangling down his neck, Syndergaard held San Francisco hitless until Denard Spans two-out single in the sixth.Mets center fielder Curtis Granderson kept the game scoreless with a courageous grab of Brandon Belts deep drive, crashing hard with his left shoulder into the padded fence 408 feet from home plate and tumbling to the warning track.Syndergaard simply overpowered the Giants at times, but Bumgarner kept the Mets off balance by mixing pinpoint pitches and changing speeds from around 93 mph down to 77 mph.New York came out swinging after Collins said before the game his hitters had seen enough video of Bumgarner over the past two days to know he would challenge them. But the aggressive approach played right into the hands of Bumgarner and the Giants, who never had to use a shaky bullpen that struggled badly down the stretch.The big lefty was able to get quick outs early and went the distance on 119 pitches, striking out six and walking two -- one intentional. He needed only seven pitches to get through each of the first three innings, with the help of a double play.I really thought, `Hey look, if we can get to him early, Collins said. We probably need to do a little better job of working the count.TRAINERS ROOMGiants: Nunez (strained right hamstring) was left off the wild-card roster. An AL All-Star this season with Minnesota, he was acquired in a July 28 trade but hasnt played since Sept. 25.Mets: INF Wilmer Flores (wrist) was missed, particularly because of his prodigious numbers against left-handed pitching. Flores has been sidelined since Sept. 10 after getting hurt in a home-plate collision. Surgery is planned this week to remove the hamate bone in his right wrist, and Flores is expected to be healthy for spring training next year.THEIR TIME OF YEARThe Giants have outscored opponents 50-11 in their last nine postseason elimination games. They have won all 11 postseason rounds under Bochy, matching manager Joe Torre and the 1998-2001 New York Yankees for the longest streak in major league history.FAMILY TIESNew York had a runner on second when Bumgarner caught Asdrubal Cabreras not-so-hard liner to end the eighth inning. Pumped up by the play, he tossed the ball deep into the stands as he approached the dugout. Just to be able to snag that thing was pretty big for us, Bumgarner said. Its OK to say it now since nobody knows, but that was our family section, so just threw the ball there.HEAT INDEXSyndergaard fired 42 pitches at least 98 mph -- more than the Phillies (41) and Indians (35) threw all year, according to a tweet from Inside Edge.UP NEXTGiants: RHP Johnny Cueto figures to start the Division Series opener against LHP Jon Lester. The Cubs had the top record in the majors this year at 103-58.Mets: Open next season April 3 at home against Atlanta. Josh Malone Bengals Jersey . Datsyuk will miss Tuesdays game against New Jersey and could be sidelined longer, while Cleary will likely miss at least the next three games. Its been an injury-plagued season for Datsyuk, who has suited up for just 39 games. Carl Lawson Bengals Jersey . -- Most satisfying to Russ Smith about No. http://www.bengalsauthoritystore.com/Authentic-Joe-Mixon-Bengals-Jersey/ . 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The Western Bulldogs breakthrough AFL success hasnt changed Gillon McLachlans approach to the pre-finals bye round, which will be back next season.The controversial weekend off will be retained in the 2017 draw, despite every senior coach wanting a reversion to the regular fixture.The Bulldogs were undoubtedly helped by the break, using it to regroup and leap from seventh to the premiership.In contrast, the extra weeks break hurt the two qualifying final winners - GWS Giants and Geelong - who played just two matches in four weeks leading up to their preliminary finals, which both sides lost.In making the unpopular call, AFL House leaned heavily on two figures; television audiences and crowds.Record viewing figures for round one of the finals delighted broadcasters Seven Network and Fox Sports and convinced McLachlan to retain the measure.The four matches had 6.4 million Australians watching, beating the record figure of 6.04 million in 2006.In total, the nine finals matches drew a consolidated audience of 18.4 million people, also a new record.Total crowds also grew on last year, with 558,342 attending the finals despite Spotless Stadium hosting just 21,790 people for the most poorly-attended preliminary final of the modern era.McLachlan said the break built in a integrity measure, and he was keen to add other events alongside the womens all-star match and a charity match between the final round of fixtures and the opening week of the finals. 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The raw passing numbers of rookies Dak Prescott of the Dallas Cowboys and Carson Wentz of the Philadelphia Eagles look fairly similar:Prescott: 68. NFL China Jerseys .7 completion percentage, 7 passing touchdowns, 1 interception, 103.9 passer ratingWentz: 63.8 completion percentage, 8 passing touchdowns, 3 interceptions, 92.7 passer ratingBut through the lens of Total QBR, a significant difference emerges. Prescott leads the league with an 82.9 QBR, while Wentz ranks 29th with a 49.9. Both quarterbacks have been good enough to win (the Cowboys are 5-1 heading into their Sunday night showdown against the 4-2 Eagles), so where do the differences in their performances lie?Context is keyTotal QBR is opponent-adjusted, so a?good performance against a bad defense is weighed as such. Wentzs numbers are hurt by the fact that hes faced the easiest set of QBR defenses in the league thus far.For example, in Week 1, Wentz had an unadjusted QBR of 66.1, which looks pretty good by itself, but if we take into account that it came at home, the opponent was the Cleveland Browns and that it was the second-lowest opponent QBR allowed by the Browns this season, it gets adjusted down to a 53.2 -- just about average. This isnt isolated to just the Browns game. Wentz has the lowest QBR allowed by the Lions and the Redskins as well. A look at the strength of Wentzs performances for each team Philadelphia has played:Prescott has also faced a fairly easy set of opponents (28th easiest of 31 qualified quarterbacks) but has exceeded what other quarterbacks have done against those defenses:Its worth noting that the duo shares a pair of common games so far, having both played Washington and Chicago. In both cases, Prescott had a vastly superior raw QBR (98.8 to 58.8 against Chicago and 88.2 to 30.7 against Washington) to Wentz.Moving the chains on third downOne big spot in which Prescott has separated himself from Wentz is third down. Prescott has the sixth-best raw QBR on third down, with a 72.0, while Wentz ranks 22nd with a 36.8.The big driver here is their conversion rates when passing. Both have converted their only third-down scramble attempt and have taken five sacks apiece, but when they do throw on that down, Prescott has converted 48 percent of his attempts into first downs, where Wentz has converted only 35 percent of his attempts -- less than the league average of nearly 40 percent.Overall Prescott is completing 73.1 percent of his third-down pass attempts, best of any quarterback in the league, while Wentz is connecting at a 56.3 percent rate, slightly less than the league average (59.4 percent).Wentz reliant on short passesNo qualified quarterback has a higher percentage of pass attempts come on screen plays than Wentz at 16 percent, and only Matthew Stafford has attempted more screen passes overall (32 to Wentzs 29). Wentz also has the second-highest percent of attempts at or behind the line of scrimmage of qualified quarterbacks, slightly behind Alex Smith at 27.6 percent.These shorter passes by design are set up to help the quarterback, and QBR takes that into account when dividing credit on the play. So when Wentz connects with running back?Darren Sproles 5 or 6 yards behind the line of scrimmage and Sproles ends up with a big gain, most of the credit there is given to Sproles and the offensive line, not Wentz. Meanwhile, Prescott is in the bottom third of the league in passes at or behind the line of scrimmage, with just 17 percent of his attempts in that range, less than the league average of 20.7 percent.When we add everything up, we see that Wentz has not outplayed other quarterbacks who have faced the same defenses, is not converting third downs at a high rate and is reliant on having his receivers make plays for him on short passes, all in contrast to Prescott.All of the above tells the QBR story -- even if the raw numbers and team records would suggest the players are equal.? Wholesale NFL Jerseys China . -- Bobby Ryan helped the U. Cheap Jerseys From China . Clarkson had been dealing with an elbow injury in early January and will be out of action for at least one week. He has three goals and five assists through 36 games with the Leafs this season. http://www.wholesalecheapjerseyschinanfl.com/ . 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He has eight hits in his last nine at-bats, raising his average to .366. Hes hitting .438 on the road.Astros starter Doug Fister (11-7) is glad he doesnt have to face his teammate.Hes like a video game. He just continues to amaze, said Fister, who allowed eight hits and five earned runs in seven-plus innings. For me, Im just going to try and let him get himself out.Carlos Correa homered, Houston finished with a season-high 19 hits and won for just the fifth time in 16 games. Marwin Gonzalez tied a career high with four hits.To be able to hit like with everybody putting great at-bats together, its fun, Correa said.Kennys Vargas homered from each side of the plate for Minnesota.Twins shortstop Eduardo Escobar relieved Taylor Rogers in a three-run ninth inning and, after giving up a single, recorded three straight outs.Jose Berrios (2-3) was ineffective for the third straight start, lasting just two innings and giving up six runs and eight hits. Since his Aug. 1 recall from Triple-A, he has allowed 12 earned runs in 13 innings.In seven starts this season, the righty has a 9.32 ERA over 28 innings, permitting 39 hits and 14 walks.About as poorly as you could draw it up, really, when youre looking for an outing that gives you an opportunity to protect the rest of your staff the best you can, Twins manager Paul Molitor said. Its not always going to happen, especially when youve got a young kid out there. Hes trying hard. Probably trying a little too hard.Altuve hit an RBI doouble off the wall in right-center in the first inning and dashed for third base on the throw home. Cheap China Jerseys. Catcher Juan Centenos throw to third sailed down the left-field line, allowing Altuve to trot home.Four straight hits with two outs in the second made it 6-0. George Springer hit a two-run double, Alex Bregman had an RBI double and Altuve singled home a run.We were able to hit with two outs; we were able to hit with two strikes. 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