Alex Rodriguez to host CNBC reality show about broke former athletes
The polarizing yet multi-talented Alex Rodriguez will be back in the spotlight in 2017.
The retired Yankees slugger and, at times, walking reality show will host “Back in the Game,” an actual reality show on CNBC that will focus on retired ex-athletes who have gone broke and are trying to get their lives straighten back out, the network announced Tuesday.
Some Panthers players had been pushing for the team to sign Russell Okung, although Ryan preferred his brother as a teammate.
According to the Elias Sports Bureau (via ESPN), the Kalils will be the third pair of brothers to play on the same offensive line since the AFL-NFL merger. Dave and Doug Widell played together on the Broncos from 1990 to 1992, and Jay and Joel Hilgenberg were on the 1993 Saints.
The Vikings picked up the $11.1 million fifth-year option on Matt Kalil’s contract before the 2016 season, but he was placed on injured reserve with a shoulder injury after playing in just two games last year.
But Kalil is just 27 and certainly has solid credentials: He was the fourth overall pick in the 2012 NFL Draft and made the Pro Bowl in his rookie season.
Of that projected rotation, only Gallardo remains Cheap Jerseys Direct NBA on the active roster after Iwakuma (shoulder inflammation) joined Hernandez (shoulder inflammation), Paxton (forearm strain) and Smyly (flexor strain) on the disabled list Wednesday. The Japanese right-hander was the only Seattle pitcher to make every start last season, but he is now on the shelf for an undetermined period.