Mike Wallace joined the Miami Dolphins as the National Football League’s free agent signing period began, while the Philadelphia Eagles released Pro Bowl cornerback Nnamdi Asomugha and the Buffalo Bills cut starting quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick.
Jerry Rice and Emmitt Smith took different routes to National Football League touchdown records. Last night, the sport’s most accomplished wide receiver and its premier running back entered the Hall of Fame together.
The anesthesiolgists’ ball in December 2010 was already raging when Dr. Thomas Elardo and his wife arrived. It was 11 p.m., and the Opera House in downtown Los Gatos, California, was packed with nurses and doctors dancing to ’80s covers by The Microbes, an all-doctor band. Elardo climbed the stairs to the mezzanine bar and was immediately gladhanded by Bobby Sarnevesht, a local entrepreneur, and orthopedist Samir Sharma, who pulled Elardo aside.
Terrell Owens agreed to contract terms with the Seattle Seahawks as the former Pro Bowl receiver seeks a return to the National Football League after missing last season while recovering from knee surgery.
Peyton Manning of the Denver Broncos was selected to the National Football League’s Pro Bowl for the 12th time in his career, surpassing Brett Favre for the most career invitations to the All-Star game for a quarterback.