Former New York Jets and Baltimore Ravens linebacker Bart Scott has joined CBS’s top National Football League pre-game show as a studio analyst, less than two years after he briefly imposed a media boycott in the Jets’ locker room during his final season as a player.
Peyton Manning’s career has been characterized by positive statistics, including a record 5,477 yards passing and 55 touchdowns this season that may earn the Denver Broncos’ quarterback an unprecedented fifth National Football League Most Valuable Player award.
The New York Yankees agreed to a seven-year deal worth $153 million with free-agent outfielder Jacoby Ellsbury, who helped lead the Boston Red Sox to a World Series championship in October, CBS Sports.com reported.
Robinson Cano headed to the Seattle Mariners for about $240 million over the next 10 seasons, exiting New York after the Yankees declined to boost their contract offer of seven years and approximately $170 million.
Shortstop Brendan Ryan agreed on a contract with the New York Yankees, who are in need of help at the position with Derek Jeter trying to come back from a lingering ankle injury, according to CBSSports.com.
The Los Angeles Dodgers and Zack Greinke reached an agreement on a six-year contract worth $147 million, the richest deal in Major League Baseball history for a right-handed pitcher, CBS Sports reported.