The Packers activated Aaron Rodgers off injured reserve Saturday, as he returned to practice for the first time since suffering a collarbone injury on Oct. 15.
He’s doing well, Packers quarterbacks coach Alex Van Pelt said this week (via ESPN.com). You saw him throwing out there in Pittsburgh. He’s doing well. He’s getting healthy, and he’s following right along in rehab. He’s probably ahead of the curve a little bit.
The story involved a different blockbuster deal between Adidas and Louisville — one that had played out in the shadows but was now being revealed by the U.S. Department of Justice, in New York City. That morning, the FBI had announced a sweeping corruption Rob Gronkowski Jersey investigation into college basketball. In one of the most explosive allegations, Adidas employees — colleagues of the same people who were gathered in the gym — had paid a $100,000 bribe to a blue-chip recruit’s family.
Toronto star forward Auston Matthews was held out of the Maple Leafs’ game Sunday night against the Edmonton Oilers because of an upper-body injury.
Matthews was originally listed as a game-time decision, with Mike Babcock saying at the morning skate that the 20-year-old forward was one of those guys with bumps and bruises.
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Matthews also missed four games in early November with an upper-body injury. He has 13 goals and 13 assists in 26 games.