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Aaron Donald would be 'at peace' if career ended over contract with Rams

Wed, 2022-06-01 15:57

Aaron Donald is absent from voluntary organized team activities, but the Rams’ seven-time All-Pro defensive lineman is expected to attend a mandatory minicamp next week, coach Sean McVay said Wednesday. That’s the plan right now,” McVay said after practice. The Rams and Donald’s agents are attempting to work out a new contract.

Aaron Donald would be 'at peace' if career ended over contract with Rams

Wed, 2022-06-01 15:54

Rams superstar Aaron Donald said he would be "at peace" if a new contract could not be worked out and he retired from football.

Athletics give it up in the ninth in gut-punch loss to Astros

Wed, 2022-06-01 15:46

The A’s were being no-hit by Justin Verlander going into the seventh, only to strike for two runs on an RBI double from Elvis Andrus and a two-run home run from Christian Bethancourt for a 3-1 lead they took into the ninth. Jimenez (2-3) gave up two walks and two singles, walking in a run before Selman came on to face Alvarez. He worked the count to 0-2, but Alvarez got one he liked and put it in the gap to drive in three runs.

How Rams Matthew Stafford and Cooper Kupp 'Motivated' Aaron Donald

Wed, 2022-06-01 15:45

It might be hard to find many players in the NFL who work harder to hone their craft than Aaron Donald, but two of his own teammates on the Los Angeles Rams might have him beat. Donald was recently on the "I Am Athlete" podcast, where he discussed how Cooper Kupp and Matthew Stafford motivated him to work even harder last offseason. "I used to come in 6 something in the morning and them two already be there watching film together every single day."

How Rams Matthew Stafford and Cooper Kupp 'Motivated' Aaron Donald

Wed, 2022-06-01 15:45

It might be hard to find many players in the NFL who work harder to hone their craft than Aaron Donald, but two of his own teammates on the Los Angeles Rams might have him beat. Donald was recently on the "I Am Athlete" podcast, where he discussed how Cooper Kupp and Matthew Stafford motivated him to work even harder last offseason. "I used to come in 6 something in the morning and them two already be there watching film together every single day."

MLB fight over NFL fantasy, 23rd lawsuit against Deshaun Watson, Aaron Donald at "peace" with potential retirement?

Wed, 2022-06-01 15:26

MLB fight over NFL fantasy, 23rd lawsuit against Deshaun Watson, Aaron Donald at "peace" with potential retirement? Charles Robinson is joined by Dan Wetzel to perform a full forensic breakdown of the fight everyone in pro sports is talking about. MLB stars Mike Trout, Joc Pederson, and Tommy Pham are embroiled in a fantasy football feud... something we all can relate to. Cleveland Browns QB Deshaun Watson is now up to 23 civil lawsuits. Dan and Charles debate what the NFL will do with the cases continuing to add up. Could we see a full-year suspension for Watson? Super Bowl champion Aaron Donald recently stated he is at "peace" with the prospect of retiring. Is this just a play for a bigger contract? The guys also discuss the newly released Madden cover before pitching a mean Family Feud show idea...

Bethancourt's two-run home run

Wed, 2022-06-01 14:43

Christian Bethancourt puts the A's on top, belting a two-run home run to straightaway center field to make it 3-1 in the 7th inning

Off days enable Athletics to stay in turn with four-man rotation

Wed, 2022-06-01 12:18

With a pair of off days coming up, Athletics manager Mark Kotsay doesn’t see an immediate need to shoehorn in a fifth starter when they embark on a three-city road trip next week. Cole Irvin starts Wednesday afternoon against the Houston Astros, and will be followed in order by James Kaprielian, Paul Blackburn and Frankie Montas for a three-game series against the Boston Red Sox which begins Friday.

Off days enable Athletics to stay in turn with four-man rotation

Wed, 2022-06-01 12:18

With a pair of off days coming up, Athletics manager Mark Kotsay doesn’t see an immediate need to shoehorn in a fifth starter when they embark on a three-city road trip next week. Cole Irvin starts Wednesday afternoon against the Houston Astros, and will be followed in order by James Kaprielian, Paul Blackburn and Frankie Montas for a three-game series against the Boston Red Sox which begins Friday.

Aaron Donald Contract Talks 'Trending in the Right Direction,' per Rams' Sean McVay

Wed, 2022-06-01 11:38

Aaron Donald hinted he may wind up retiring if the price isn't right for a contract extension. Los Angeles Rams coach Sean McVay eased some concerns Wednesday, telling reporters "things are trending in the right direction" in negotiations. McVay added that Donald's comments, which came on the I Am an Athlete podcast, were no surprise to the Rams.

Astros vs. Athletics MLB 2022 live stream (6/1)

Wed, 2022-06-01 11:37

The Astros vs. Athletics game starts at 2:37 p.m. Central (3:37 p.m. Eastern) and will be live streamed on ESPN+, which is available for $6.99 per month or $69.99 per year.

Sean McVay: Contract talks with Aaron Donald are ‘trending in the right direction’

Wed, 2022-06-01 11:00

Sean McVay provided an update on Aaron Donald's contract situation, saying things are trending in the right direction

McCormick late HR, Astros bullpen crisp in 3-1 win over Athletics

Wed, 2022-06-01 09:34

Chas McCormick hit a tiebreaking home run off Frankie Montas to begin the eighth inning, leading the Houston Astros to a 3-1 win over the Oakland Athletics.

There's more to the LA Rams defensive line than Aaron Donald's contract

Wed, 2022-06-01 08:00

The starters Aaron Donald- 6’ 1” 285 lbs. on contact through 2024 Simply one of the best defensive tackles to ever play the game. There is nothing to add that hasn’t been said over and over.

NBA Star Jaylen Brown and NFL Star Aaron Donald Sign with Kanye West’s Donda Sports Group

Wed, 2022-06-01 07:10

Kanye West and the people at Donda Sports Group are already making waves in the sports world, signing NBA star Jaylen Brown and NFL star Aaron Donald.

Rams star DT Aaron Donald ‘at peace’ with potential retirement

Wed, 2022-06-01 07:00

Here's hoping the Rams' seemingly limitless cap space finally runs out and won't be able to give yet another massive extension.

Elephant Rumblings: Meet the Savannah Bananas

Wed, 2022-06-01 07:00

Happy Wednesday, Athletics Nation! Tuesday was a pretty slow (and bad) news day for A’s baseball, so I’m going to make you a banana: OK, you’re a banana! If you’re a fellow Gen-X-er that grew up on Schoolhouse Rock, you know what I’m talking about.

Cooper Kupp and Matthew Stafford's early film sessions motivated Aaron Donald

Wed, 2022-06-01 05:52

Donald said on the “I Am Athlete” podcast that he would get there around 6 a.m. and Kupp and Stafford would already be there watching film – and that motivated Donald to work even harder than he already was. He’s been that guy.

Cooper Kupp and Matthew Stafford’s early film sessions motivated Aaron Donald

Wed, 2022-06-01 05:51

Aaron Donald saw Cooper Kupp and Matthew Stafford watching film together every day at 6 a.m., which motivated him to work harder

Astros take 3-game road win streak into game against the Athletics

Wed, 2022-06-01 00:03

WHIP, 55 strikeouts); Athletics: Cole Irvin (2-2, 3.15 ERA, 1.20 WHIP, 26 strikeouts) LINE: Astros -221, Athletics +182; over/under is 7 runs BOTTOM LINE: The Houston Astros visit the Oakland Athletics aiming to extend a three-game road winning streak. Oakland has a 7-20 record at home and a 20-32 record overall. The Athletics have a 6-2 record in games when they hit two or more home runs.

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