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Pitcher Carl Pavano is retiring after 14 major league seasons.

It was a mixed day for Australians in the NFL, with offensive lineman David Yankey cut by the Carolina Panthers and defensive end Adam Gotsis making the Super Bowl champion Denver Broncos. Nike Free Rn Mens .The Panthers announced on Saturday they had released Yankey, a 198cm tall, 141kg Sydney-born guard.It came just days after the San Francisco 49ers cut another Australian offensive lineman, Blake Muir.NFL teams had to reduce their squads from 75 to 53 on Saturday, ahead of Thursdays opening of the regular season.Yankeys release spoils an Aussie against Aussie match-up in Thursdays Super Bowl repeat to start the season between Gotsis champion Broncos against the runner-up Panthers.Australia will still be well represented in the NFL this season with Gotsis and punters Brad Wing (New York Giants), Jordan Berry (Pittsburgh Steelers) and Lachlan Edwards (New York Jets).Gotsis, a 195cm tall, 127kg rookie defensive end, is a rising star in the NFL, surviving Saturdays cuts to cement a place in the Broncos, who were ranked the No.1 defensive team in the NFL last year.Another Panther player cut on Saturday and well known to Australian sports fans was Eric Wallace, an American who made the jump from US college basketball to the AFL in 2012, where he was signed by North Melbourne.Wallace was attempting to make the Panthers as a tight end.Yankey was a two-time All-American selection during his four-year stint with Stanford University, but struggled after being drafted by the Minnesota Vikings in 2014 and waived by the team ahead of the 2015 season.The Panthers signed Yankey to a futures contract in January, but he faced a tough task to make the team as cutting the Australian did not cost the team money and eat into their salary cap compared to other contracted players.A year ago Australias main focus at the 53-man roster deadline was NRL convert Jarryd Hayne, who made the 49ers.Hayne, who quit the 49ers in the off season in a failed attempt to make the Fiji rugby sevens Olympic team before returning to the NRL with the Gold Coast Titans, may have made the NFL team again.Haynes biggest rival at the 49ers for punt and kick return, Bruce Ellington, was ruled out for the season earlier this week with a torn hamstring.In the off season Australia had 10 potential NFL players, but Hayne defected and Yankey, Muir, punter Tom Hackett (New York Jets), kicker Brad Craddock (Cleveland Browns) and former AFL player and cornerback hopeful Joel Wilkinson (Arizona Cardinals) were cut. Nike Free Rn Flyknit Black . Note: The Calgary Flames announced Tuesday that Sean Monahan would not be made available to Canadas World Junior team. Nike Free Flyknit 5.0 Mens . Vaives lawyer Trevor Whiffen claims the former 50-goal man wasnt provided with a copy of the claim beforehand and that he would not have agreed to the allegations made against the NHL had he been asked to review its contents. http:///...yknit-australia.html .J. -- Pitcher Carl Pavano is retiring after 14 major league seasons. HOW AUSTRALIAN SWIMMINGS BIG GUNS MISSED TARGETS IN RIO:CAMERON MCEVOY100m freestyle PB: 47.04 seconds (third fastest all-time)At Rio: 48.12, seventh in final50m freestyle PB: 21.28At Rio: 21.89 in semi-finals, failed to make finalMITCH LARKIN100m backstroke PB: 52.11At Rio: 52.43, fourth in final200m backstroke PB: 1:53.17At Rio: 1:54.73, silver medalCATE CAMPBELL100m freestyle PB: 52.06 (world record)At RRio: 53. Nike Free Flyknit 4.0 Womens Sale. 24, sixth in finalBRONTE CAMPBELL100m freestyle PB: 52.52At Rio final: 53.04, fourth in finalEMILY SEEBOHM100m backstroke PB: 58.23At Rio: 59.19, seventh in final200m backstroke PB: two minutes, 05.81 secondsAt Rio: 2:09.39 in semi-finals, failed to make final Cheap NFL Jerseys Cheap NFL Jerseys China Cheap Jerseys From China Cheap NFL Jerseys Authentic Wholesale Jerseys China Cheap NFL Jerseys China NFL Cheap Jerseys ' ' '
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