O.J. Simpson was released from a Nevada prison Sunday morning, and he is already getting pulled over by the media.
The former NFL star’s attorney, Malcolm Lavergne, said on “SportsCenter” earlier in the day his client didn’t have any immediate plans to talk to media. Instead, he said Simpson wanted to “reacclimate to normal life … enjoying the very simple pleasures … having good food, enjoying time with family, friends, catching up on technology, trying to get through all of that, wearing regular clothes again.”
Novak is a 10-year veteran who was the Chargers’ kicker from 2011-14. He is the second-most accurate in franchise history, converting 101 of 117 kicks during his four-year stint. The 86-percent completion rate is behind only Nate Kaeding’s franchise-leading 87-percent field goal conversion.
Novak, who worked out for the team on Wednesday, has played for six NFL teams, most recently with the Texans over the last two seasons. He has made 82.8 percent of his field goal attempts (173/209) over the course of his career.
“We feel like Nick as the best choice for our team,” Chargers coach Anthony Lynn said Thursday. “Nick has been an accurate kicker for a long time.”
Despite Deshaun Watson’s impressive performances, FPI questions whether he can keep the Texans near the top. Aaron Doster/USA TODAY Sports
Also keep in mind that a tremendous amount of Watson’s value came from one play — the 49-yard scramble for a touchdown in Week 2 for which he deserved and received a tremendous amount of credit. Watson’s raw, unadjusted QBR for the season is 81.9. Take away that one play and it would drop to 70.1. Still good — third best, in fact — but it shows how incredibly valuable that one Wholesale Jerseys play is. The good news is FPI is smart enough to cap the impact of extreme plays such as that NFL Jerseys China one when considering information for its predictions.