The cheerleaders also assert that the Texans engaged in negligent hiring and negligent retention. In short, the cheerleaders maintain that the Texans should have never hired someone like Gary or continued to employ her. Team management is also accused of failing to intervene in the alleged mistreatment. Similarly, the Texans are blamed for failing to supervise, train and retain competent employees.
The Cowboys look a lot different from the 2016 team that went 13-3 en route to earning the NFC’s No. 1 seed. But the team hopes its strengths from that year are the same: The offensive line and RB Ezekiel Elliott, playing a full season in 2018 after being suspended for six games last year, as the result of domestic violence allegations from a former girlfriend. Bryant’s release hinted at some of the tension that was under the surface during the 2017 season, and whether Jerry Jones says it or not, head coach Jason Garrett, entering his eighth year with just three winning seasons and a single postseason victory, is on the hot seat.
And he learned a lot during his time in the NFL. As much he gave to the league, he also took plenty that he believes will make him a better college coach than the one who left Oregon in January 201His Bruins, for example, do more situational work than his Ducks ever did, which is a result of the impression the NFL left on him.
In the NFL, the game is a lot more situational, just because the games are so close, Kelly said. You have to be great at the end of the half. A lot of times in college, it’s 28-0 at the half and you’re not really in a two-minute situation. In the NFL, games are so much closer that situational play just comes up more often. That’s what a lot of games come down to.
There’s a channel dedicated to it, the Red Zone Channel. It’s dedicated to how critical those situations are. And when the Red Zone Channel is really buzzing is at the end of the 1 o’clock games going into the 4 o’clock games because there’s eight of them that are within a touchdown of each other, and you need a critical stop or a critical conversion to keep things going.