Category: Pete Best

Jets Promote QB Coach Jeremy Bates To Offensive Coordinator

Jeremy Bates is getting another chance. The New York Jets encouraged the quarterbacks coach to offensive coordinator Wednesday. The group hired Rick Dennison as Steve Jackson and offensive line coach/run game coordinator as assistant defensive backs coach. Bates will continue his responsibilities. Bates takes over an offense that ranked 28th overall and fought with consistency …

NFL Rebuild Rankings: Which Groups Are In Best Shape For Future?

With the NFL season over, each team can consider itself for now. The Philadelphia Eagles’ successful run to Super Bowl LII (after consecutive losing seasons) should serve as inspiration to organizations that found themselves home that January. Some have the ingredients to produce a similar surge following time, while playoff teams might be in for …

Seahawks Reach Agreement With RB Eddie Lacy On 1-year Deal

RENTON, Wash. (AP) — The Seattle Seahawks are expecting Eddie Lacy could be prompted by a one-year contract to rediscover the form that made him the 2013 Offensive Rookie of the Year. The Seahawks and Lacy agreed to terms on a one-year deal supplying a body to get a run game that was once the …

Find Some Balance, Toughness In Win Over Patriots

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — Among the best Seahawks teams under coach Pete Carroll have been the ones that gradually improved during the season. Seattle climb could be penalized. The Seahawks put together their most balanced 60 minutes on either side of the ball this year in Sunday night’s 31-24 win over the New England Patriots. …

DeRozan Spoils Lillard’s Milestone

TORONTO (AP) — DeMar DeRozan’s big night from outside the arc spoiled Damian Lillard’s milestone moment. DeRozan scored 35 points, Jonas Valanciunas had 18 and the Toronto Raptors beat Portland 130-105 on Friday night, their sixth straight win over the Trail Blazers. Fred VanVleet scored 16 points, Kyle Lowry had 13 to 15 and Pascal …

10 Holiday Gift Books That Are Gorgeous Prepared For Wrapping

The holidays are here, and publishers are parading their finery — in the form of beautiful, attractive gift books. The Jocelyn McClurg of USA TODAY advocates 10 of the most print offerings of the season.   Each deserves a bow on the top. 1. Night Vision From Susan Tyler Hitchcock National Geographic What it’s about: By blazing neon cityscapes …

Pete The Planner: October Is Good Time To Evaluate Your Personal Finances

I don’t know when you get introspective regarding the quality of your finances or when you do it all. It appears that the majority of people self-evaluate late in December, but some make conclusions. However, if you would like to actually swoop-in and conserve a year, and have the opportunity to turn lemons into lemonade, …

Seahawks Find Some Balance, Toughness In Win Over Patriots

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — Among the top Seahawks teams under coach Pete Carroll have been those that gradually improved during the season. The latest climb of Seattle could be underway. The Seahawks put together their balanced 60 minutes on both sides of the ball this year. Not merely did Seattle (6-2-1) force Tom Brady to …