Hue Jackson fulfills promise, jumps in Lake Erie
The deed has been done. Hue Jackson has taken the plunge.
It wasn’t an icy Lake Erie having just been there myself, I imagine it was rather warm and muggy, the type of humidity that makes you sweat just from existing in it but it was indeed the waters of the Great Lake. And it was the head coach of the Cleveland Browns trotting, not quite jumping, into said lake to make good on his promise.
Let the record show he brought plenty of fellow employees with him in an effort to raise money for his foundation but forgot his towel.
I love the game. It’s what I want to do. It’s who I am.Adams looks like he’s in very good shape, and he wrote on Twitter that it’s primarily about eating right. Diet is key for the weight loss mixed with good ol hard work in the weight room and yoga studio to get cut up,Adams said. Making it at a new position after a year out of football is a tall order, but he’s eager to show some team what the slimmed-down version of Mike Adams can do.
If the gambling world was paying attention to hockey, more bets might have been placed. But at the start of last year, it was an afterthought. Clearly, things have changed.
Fans are pouring into casinos to watch the games. The Rampart offers merchandise giveaways, food vouchers and opportunities for mid-game wagering each time the Knights play. Westgate shows every Knights game on its 240-foot-wide video screen.
We want people walking through the door, Colucci said. Whether or not they’re betting on the Knights, they’ll play video poker, they’ll grab something to eat.
So though a Golden Knights Stanley Cup may be a bad day at the office for bookies, in the long term, it won’t be much more than that.
We’ve had these things happen before, Kornegay said. [2016 Premier League champion] Leicester City, they were 2,500-1. The [St. Louis] Rams, when Trent Green went down and Kurt Warner took over, they were 500-1.