Pete Carroll expects Earl Thomas at the team’s mandatory minicamp
Earl Thomas, Frank Clark and Byron Maxwell skipped the Seahawks’ organized team activities Thursday, Curtis Crabtree of Sports Radio KJR and PFT reports.
Thomas has not taken part in any of the team’s voluntary offseason program as he seeks either a new contract or a trade. But Seahawks coach Pete Carroll said Thursday he has talked with Thomas and expects the Pro Bowl safety to return for the mandatory minicamp.
The second is that Hollywood hasn’t been serving a great big chunk of this country for a long time. As a result, a show no one predicted would be popular broke all the records. I sincerely hope ABC is able to revive some version of Roseanne under a different name with some of the characters, as has been reported.
Because, right now, a large swath of the country is hungry for something that authentically reflects their lives. That’s where the story is.
Pegula noted the high cost of building a stadium, the lack of desire from fans to buy personal seat licenses, the lack of desire from public officials to fund a stadium and the money spent to buy the team as reasons for that pessimistic take. Erie County Executive Mark Poloncarz responded to Pegula’s comments on Thursday.
I’ve been saying this for years, Poloncarz wrote on Twitter. Recently built stadiums are approaching $2 billion. That is a ridiculous amount of money to spend for just a stadium if you think about all the other needs a community has to address. I’m glad Kim Pegula said publicly what all with the team knew.
The Bills have a lease at New Era Stadium through the 2022 season and can opt out after the 2020 season, although the team has said they do not plan to exercise that option. There is an $18 million renovation project in the works, but the question of what path the team takes beyond this lease will remain a question in the coming years.
I have advised the Trustees that I am ready and have done everything they said I need to do to take this step, the 47-year-old Bowlen Wallace said. Working in management at the Broncos is something I have prepared for and dreamed of doing.