Sport Midnight Mania! Giant Jones Coming For Title In 2022
Third Asian giant 'murder hornet' nest of 2021 found in Washington state
The Washington State Department of Agriculture tweeted they had located the third Asian giant "murder hornet" nest of 2021.The Washington State Department of Agriculture tweeted Saturday that it planned to eradicate the third nest and would have more updates in the next week.
Welcome to Midnight Mania!
The Heavyweight division is in an odd place currently. Because Francis Ngannou refused to fight just about four months after winning his title, UFC promptly moved on from the knockout artist, resulting in Ciryl Gane’s interim title win and a. The two may end up settling things , but even then, former champion Stipe Miocic is doing his best to argue from the sidelines for another chance at gold.
Also keeping a close eye on the state of the division is Jon Jones, who’s beenin pursuit of Heavyweight gold. Though he’s still stuck in a bit of a , the waiting game could end in an instant.
Daniel Jones draft, revisited: Why Giants QB is on the brink of being a big 2019 NFL Draft bust
The numbers haven't been pretty for Daniel Jones in the three years since taking over for Eli Manning as Giants starting quarterback.Somewhere in the middle with still a wide range of outcomes is Daniel Jones, whom the Giants took No. 6 overall out of Duke. Jones is still starting for New York in his third season, but it's also his final season to prove he can be the franchise's long-term No. 1 passer.
Jones answered some questions earlier tonight at the UFC Hall of Fame ceremony, explaining that he doesn’t want to be a full-sized Heavyweight — he wants to be the biggest and strongest!
“Right now I’m about 255,” Jones said (via). “I feel really great. My goal is to get up to 270 pounds. My goal is to be the most technical, the most well-conditioned, the strongest out of all the heavyweights. That’s what I want. I want to take over all across the board and that’s what I’m going to continue working for. I’m very patient and I know I have several more months of work to do. If anyone is impressed with the way I look today, I can’t wait until they see me when I get back in there. I’m planning on doing so much more.”
“… Before, I would start training about 10 weeks before a fight. I would try to get my body fat down and my cardio up and my skills together. Right now, for the first time in my whole career, I’m actually training consistently. I believe my cardio is fight-worthy right now. When I get in camp, it’s going to go to an even higher level. I feel I’m in better shape now than I ever did before. I’m sleeping better, eating better, drinking less alcohol. I feel really good.”
California wildfires threaten famous giant sequoia trees
THREE RIVERS, Calif. (AP) — Firefighters wrapped the base of the world's largest tree in a fire-resistant blanket as they tried to save a famous grove of gigantic old-growth sequoias from wildfires burning Thursday in California’s rugged Sierra Nevada. The colossal General Sherman Tree in Sequoia National Park’s Giant Forest, some other sequoias, the Giant Forest Museum and other buildings were wrapped as protection against the possibility of intense flames, fire spokeswoman Rebecca Paterson said.
The 34-year-old also offered his thoughts on the Heavyweight title picture, explaining that he preferred the more high-profile match up vs. Ngannou but ultimately had his eyes on the belt alone. As for his timeline, Jones expects to fight for the belt in “the second quarter of 2022,” which would presumably give him enough time to fully fill out his frame.
Of course, the question remains: how big is too big? When Jones put on muscle for his bout vs. Ovince Saint Preux, the result was a bit lackluster, but “Bones” has seemingly put a great deal of thought into his preparation.
We’ll just have to wait and see.
Kelvin Gastelum back at Welterweight is such an exciting concept, but ... I’ll believe it when I see him on the scale with well-defined abs!
A move back to AZ and likely return to welterweight forin 2022 FULL INTERVIEW:
Giants rookie WR Kadarius Toney already appears frustrated with role
The NFL is one of the most beloved sports globally but when it comes to crossing over into fashion and sneaker culture, it gets thwarted by sports such as soccer and basketball.— The Schmo (@TheSchmo312)
Both Dan Hooker and Nasrat Haqparast are en route to Las Vegas!
— Dan Hangman Hooker (@danthehangman) I make my flight here I come
Passport and visa picked up ✅ Las Vegas we’re coming ! Weigh ins in 32 hours !— Nasrat Haqparast (@Nasrat_mma)
Remember those pictures a few months ago ofby the track? Uhh ... what happened?
Oh boy— Nice Guy Λ (@ImAntoMMA)
Jorge Masvidal took his flying knee to the wrastling ring!
Ruhroh— Mark Buensuceso (@markbuen) KO on Jericho!
Well, this is certainly a fight that is going to happen.
Gian Villante will fight Chris Barnett at— Marcel Dorff (@BigMarcel24) on November 6th.
Conor McGregor offers up an interesting take on his wonky first pitch:
Dolphins' Will Fuller to miss Week 2 vs. Bills due to personal issue
Will Fuller practiced Wednesday but was absent for Thursday and Friday’s Dolphins workouts. “He has my support. Things happen,” Flores said. “When they happen, they’re not part of normal every day, it’s a surprise from that standpoint. He’s dealing with it.”After five seasons with the Texans, Fuller signed a one-year, $10.6M deal with the Dolphins. Absences have plagued the talented receiver throughout his career, however. Sunday will be Fuller’s 29th missed game since coming into the league a 2016 first-round pick. Injuries caused Fuller’s run of absences from 2016-19.
Curtis Blaydes’ wrestling and activity are ridiculous for a Heavyweight.
Slips, rips, and KO clips
Things get extra heated in this week’s version of MMA Guy vs. Random “Street Fighter.”
Love me a good ole "Street fighter challenges MMA fighter" Video.— Bruise MMA (ง’̀-‘́)ง (@bruisemma)
It only takes a small opening for Brian Ortega to jump on the neck and begin transitioning between attacks.
Front-headlock threats and guillotines by Brian Ortega— Dan Tom (@DanTomMMA)
Lead leg skips straight up to the chin:
Fun with the hydraulic press!
Midnight Music: A garage rock staple from The White Stripes!
Sleep well Maniacs! More martial arts madness is always on the way.
Georgia rally to mark debut of GOP primary 'Trump ticket' .
ATLANTA (AP) — The rewards of an early Donald Trump endorsement will be on display Saturday in Georgia when a three-man ticket of candidates he's backing in 2022 Republican primaries will be featured at one of his signature rallies. But GOP opponents of Trump-backed candidates aren't folding in Georgia and some say the former president's nod could hurt Republicans in a general election in the closely divided state. Trump's endorsement blitz is aTrump's endorsement blitz is a frank attempt to keep remaking the party in his image, with Republicans eagerly courting his favor.