What will Washington do at QB? With Alex Smith reportedly out, options for Football Team at passer

What will Washington do at QB? With Alex Smith reportedly out, options for Football Team at passer

(Getty Images) https://images.daznservices.com/di/library/sporting_news/88/29/alex-smith-121220-ftr_1v2ofzji2rg381kx2fp50uy7lz.png?t=1543435606&w=500&quality=80 Mr. Smith is leaving Washington. Per NFL Network’s Kim Jones and Ian Rapoport, the Washington Football Team is reportedly moving on from quarterback Alex Smith, planning to release him and “upgrade” at quarterback this offseason. The Washington Football Team is expected to part ways with QB Alex Smith in the coming days,…

ESPN ‘looking into’ controversial comments made by Dan Dakich on Twitter, radio show

ESPN ‘looking into’ controversial comments made by Dan Dakich on Twitter, radio show

(Getty Images) https://images.daznservices.com/di/library/sporting_news/85/41/dan-dakich-getty-030121-ftrjpg_148rdo9g67yvg1m69p1qt3500u.jpg?t=-246683625&w=500&quality=80 ESPN is investigating comments made by Dan Dakich both online and on his Indianapolis radio show last week. The 58-year-old college basketball analyst recently got into a heated Twitter feud with multiple college professors regarding Duke freshman Jalen Johnson’s decision to opt out of the rest of the season. When asked about Dakich’s status…

How Drew Brees’ hair could point to potential retirement decision

How Drew Brees’ hair could point to potential retirement decision

(Getty Images) https://images.daznservices.com/di/library/sporting_news/f9/ce/drew-brees-11321-getty-ftr_l49namklxff11hmrr23mvawoj.jpg?t=16835799&w=500&quality=80 Hair today, gone tomorrow. Well, unless you’re Drew Brees. Saints quarterback Drew Brees is reportedly still mulling retirement, and the Saints are still fully expecting Brees to call it quits after an illustrious career. Longtime sports guy Dan Patrick seems to believe that to be the case as well, albeit with a…

Flash Briefing: Sarkozy convicted; Bidvest beats estimates; PMI; corruption plan

Flash Briefing: Sarkozy convicted; Bidvest beats estimates; PMI; corruption plan

South Africa’s seasonally-adjusted Absa Purchasing Managers’ Index expanded faster in February compared with January, supported by an increase in new sales and business activity. The index, a gauge of manufacturing activity in Africa’s most industrialised economy, rose to 53 points in February from 50.9 points in January, remaining above the 50-point mark that separates expansion…

Former French President Nicolas Sarkozy found guilty on corruption charges – With insights from The Wall Street Journal

Former French President Nicolas Sarkozy found guilty on corruption charges – With insights from The Wall Street Journal

Nicolas Sarkozy, the former President of France, has been convicted in a corruption trial in Paris. The 66-year old received a three-year prison sentence, two years of which are suspended. The Wall Street Journal reports that the court convicted Sarkozy on ‘charges of influence-peddling and corruption for offering to help a magistrate land a plum position in Monaco in…