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“Braxton Miller’s 2012 was more than nice as he led the Buckeyes to a perfect 12-0 season on the way to capturing the Big Ten’s Offensive Player of the Year award and the Chicago Tribune’s Silver Football as the league’s MVP.
But the franchise isn’t resting on his laurels. Via Twitter comes news that he’s currently working with renowned quarterback guru George Whitfield Jr. in San Diego.
The Massillon native, through his training programWhitfield Football, has worked with some of the best quarterbacks in the game today, a list that includes Andrew Luck, Cam Newton, Johnny Manziel, Ben Roethlisberger, Landry Jones, and Tajh Boyd.” [Priestas/Eleven Warriors]
“Irving and Love would represent a dynamic one-two punch and provide the backbone of a perennial title contender.
So what would Cleveland have to give up in order to get possibly the NBA’s best power forward?
Quite frankly, a lot.
Minnesota has expressed interest in Anderson Varejao, the NBA’s leading rebounderthis season. Still just 30 with a team-friendly contract for the next three seasons, the Wolves could use Varejao on a rebuilding team even after trading Love.” [Swartz/Bleacher Report]
Sean Newell at Deadspin.com put together a compilation of pictures honoring the many faces of Nick Swisher. Ignore the obligatory Cleveland joke and get ready to enjoy the goofiness that is Nick Swisher. [Newell/Deadspin]
Back in 2010, as a member of the Yankees, Nick Swisher made an appearance on CBS’s “How I Met Your Mother”. The newly signed Indians outfielder is no stranger to show business, marrying actress Joanna Garcia back in 2010. Swisher has also made appearances on Garcia’s sitcom, Better with You which aired on ABC.