Tag Archive | Detroit

Celebrated manager Jackie Kallen predicts unbeaten Mykquan Williams will be her sixth world champion

Women’s pioneer Jackie Kallen, the first and arguably most successful female manager in the boxing history, strongly believes unbeaten 21-year-old “Marvelous” Mykquan Williams (15-0-1, 7 KOs) will develop into her sixth world champion. Williams, fighting out of East Hartford, CT, is the reigning the World Boxing Council (WBC) United States super lightweight champion. “Mykey has […]

New York Jets Quotes ~ 12/16/13

Here are some New York Jets Quotes for 12/16/13: Head Coach Rex Ryan: Opening statement: “Again as always, you watch the tape and maybe not everything jumps out at you like you thought after the game, but for the most part, it’s not surprising, (and) you pretty much have the idea after the game. I […]

Islanders v Red Wings Notes 11/16/13

Here are some notes as the New York Islanders (7-10-3) play host to the Detroit Red Wings (9-5-6) in NHL action at Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum on Saturday Night. The Islanders will be hosting Military Appreciation Night  The Islanders salute our armed forces during Military Appreciation Night, presented by AXE, on Saturday Nov. 16. Military […]

Jets sign 4 Draft Picks, 14 Undrafted Free Agents

The New York Jets have announced on Friday that they have signed four draft choices, third-round pick Brian Winters, fifth-round pick Oday Aboushi, sixth-round pick Will Campbell and seventh-round pick Tommy Bohanon; as well as 14 undrafted free agents. Draft Picks: Name                                       Pos.     Ht.       Wt.       School                                       Hometown Oday Aboushi                          OL       6-5       308      Virginia                               Staten Island, […]

Jets sign Dimke and Quigley

The New York Jets announced on Friday that they have signed Derek Dimke and Ryan Quigley. Dimke entered the NFL as an undrafted free agent with the Detroit Lions (5/10/12), spent the preseason with the team before being waived. The kicker appeared in three preseason games for Detroit and knocked in both his field goal […]

NFL Announces Jets Preseason Schedule

The New York Jets will open the 2012 preseason schedule with a game at Detroit, as was announced by the NFL on Thursday. After that the Jets will have three preseason games at MetLife Stadium. They will host Jacksonville before battling it out with the Giants and finish things off against the Eagles on Thursday, […]

Liberty sign Cheryl Ford to Deal

The New York Liberty announced on Tuesday that they have agreed to a contract with forward Cheryl Ford. Per team policy, the terms of the deal were not disclosed. “While Cheryl has been away from the WNBA for the past three years, she is still one of the best rebounders in the world,” said Laimbeer. […]