The Oakland Raiders' new kicker Giorgio Tavecchio has been putting on an impressive performance as he tries to replace Sebastian Janikowski as the team's leader on special teams, but he may need to go into hiding after getting absolutely embarrassed by Adoree Jackson.
Janikowski, the Raiders' longest-tenured player and all-time leading scorer, made 82.9 percent of his kicks last season. The Raiders have Janikowski on injured reserve with a sore back and promoted Giorgio Tavecchio to the active roster. He has converted 80.4 percent of his career field goal attempts and 98.9 percent of his extra point attempts. He also is the National Football League career leader in made field goals of at least 50 yards with 55 and his 63-yard field goal in the 2011 season opener is tied for the second-longest in team history. The Raiders expect Janikowski to be cleared and eligible to return to the team in eight weeks.
Tavecchio has never played in a regular season game, but he has spent time with Oakland in each of the last four preseasons. Mason Crosby converted under 64 percent of his field goal attempts a year ago, so the Packers are bringing in offseason competition.
He stressed that the North's atomic arsenal was a deterrent against United States nuclear threats which Paris does not face. Mr Putin told him the North Korean problem should be solved diplomatically, according to Seoul's presidential office.
Anderson made the most of his opportunity, nailing a backhand victor to take the set 7-5 and level the match. Open men's semifinals, becoming the first player to take a set off Pablo Carreno Busta in the tournament.
No. 3 Penn State women's volleyball knocked off No. 4 Stanford for the second time in eight days Saturday night in Champaign, Ill. The Lions dropped one spot to No. 5 in this week's AP and USA Today Coaches polls following their 33-14 win over Pitt.
The SHO had reportedly requisitioned a bullet-proof vehicle in view of the danger posed by terrorists, but was not provided one. The Home Minister has issued open invitation to people to meet him for finding solutions to the problems in the embattled State.
Asked during her press conference about her emotions, Keys joked that "I think drinks will help me through this tough time". The Scot said: "This scoring format is a lot more random than at Wimbledon ".
They get too nervous, Anderson explained, and wait to watch a replay. "I will be very excited come Sunday". It was early in his career when Nadal began his habit of biting the championship trophies he wins.
Seoul's Defence Ministry has said the U.S. military will begin installing the additional launchers today. Today in Vladivostok, on island Russian, is the second day of the Third Eastern economic forum.
Keys and Stephens will put their friendship to a grand slam test when the best friends battle in the final. Stephens has burned me in her last two matches, so maybe I should trust her and finally back her to win.