“This is for the state championship. I love all of ya’ll, baby. I love all of ya’ll.”
— Quarterback Mike Winchell (Friday Night Lights)
PITTSBURGH — The Pittsburgh Steelers have placed an exclusive rights franchise tag on Pro Bowl running back Le’Veon Bell, ensuring he’ll remain with the team in 2017.
SURPRISE, Ariz. — Josh Hamilton’s bid to make the Texas Rangers’ opening day roster has ended after yet another surgery on his balky left knee.