Patrick Mahomes vs. Josh Allen: Which QB has the strongest arm in the NFL?

  • NFL Chiefs v Bills Chiefs Bills American Football There's more to being a quarterback than just throwing the football really far. It doesn't hurt to have all-world arm strength in your back pocket, though.Both Patrick Mahomes and Josh Allen have incredible arm talent. Mahomes showed it off in all facets from basically the second he became a full-time starter in his MVP 2018 season. It took Allen longer to harnass it, but he too finally put it all together in 2020 with a near-MVP campaign of his own. The two magical right arms are due to face off on Sunday in the AFC championship game. The winner won't be determined by a throw off, although the pair may have one of those down the line. But in a crucial moment, whichever passer can get the ball to his wideout quicker or just a little further could make all the difference.would you be willing to let them decide who gets to go the Super Bowl by having Patrick Mahomes and Josh Allen stand at the goal line and spend an hour chucking footballs as far as they can— Rodger Sherman (@rodger) January 17, 2021So which passer wil[......]

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    The George Springer Show continues with yet another homer

  • The team that couldn’t win is suddenly playing pretty good baseball, and the rookie who couldn’t hit big-league pitching is suddenly tearing the cover off the baseball.George Springer hit yet another home run on Wednesday afternoon in Kansas City, his ninth home run in his past 18 games for the Astros (and sixth in six games). Yep, you read that right: nine home runs in 18 games. MORE: Springer a hot commodity for fantasy ownersThat’s more than the Royals, as a team, have the entire month of May. And the Astros, who at one point were 11-26 on the season, are winning baseball games. From May 11 to May 19, they went 6-2. On Wednesday, they completed a three-game road sweep of the Royals to run their current winning streak to five games. They've outscored the Mariners and Royals 34-10 in that stretch. Very impressive. But back to Springer. The 11th pick in the 2011 Draft out of the University of Connecticut, the exceptionally talented outfielder piled up counting stats — of the good and bad variety — in the minors at an insane pace.In 2012, at Single-A (advanced) an夜网论坛d Double-A combined, Springer had 24 home runs, 87 RBIs, 32 stolen bases, 109 runs and a .302 average in 128 games. In 2013, at Double-A and Triple-A combined, Springer had 37 homers, 108 RBIs, 45 stolen bases, 109 runs and a .303 average in 135 games.And, oh, yeah, he struck out a total of 317 times in those two seasons.Jaw-dropping numbers, all.Springer made his big-league debut on April 16, and he stru[......]

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    Troy Tulowitzki gets career hit No. 1,000

  • DENVER — Colorado Rockies shortstop Troy Tulowitzki singled up the middle in the seventh inning of Saturday night's 11-10 win against the New York Mets for his 1,000th career hit.In front of his home crowd, Troy Tulowitzki ropes career hit No. 1,000 up the middle: http://t.co/1MWklm3RWc pic.twitter.com/BXPG0BUF5k— Milestones (@Mileston夜网论坛es) May 4, 2014Tulowitzki, who is in his ninth year in the big leagues, became the fifth Rockies player with 1,000 hits and the 78th active player to reach that milestone. The milestone hit came off reliever Daisuke Matsuzaka. The feat was announced over the public address system and the crowd at Coors Field responded with a standing ovation for Tulowitzki.He acknowledged the tribute as he stood on first base, tipping his batting helmet to the crowd. Pinch-hitter Charlie Culberson hit a two-run homer in the ninth inning off Kyle Farnsworth, and the Rockies, down by six runs early, rallied again to beat the Mets in a wild affair. Tulowitzki singled off Farnsworth (0-2) to start the bottom of the ninth. He advanced to second on a deep flyout by Arenado, and Culberson followed with a drive that cleared the center field wall.[......]

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