All-pros-all-pros Preview – Yahoo Sports

Last year, the team of Jerry Rice beat the one of Deion Sanders 22-21, a definite departure from the high-scoring Pro Bowls of the recent past. View gallery Arizona Cardinals defensive end Calais Campbell (93) greets Buffalo Bills defensive tackle Marcell D The game is taking a one-year break from its usual site of Honolulu. And while there are a few wistful mentions of the beach, nobody was complaining at least publicly about the desert weather, with temperatures in the mid-70s on Saturday and high 70s forecast for 70. University of Phoenix Stadium, which is sold out for the event, has a retractable roof. The Pro Bowl returns to Hawaii next season.

Shortstop Troy Tulowitzki’s surgically repaired hip on mend – Yahoo Sports

The state banned the practice a decade ago, citing the excessive media attention it gave to condemned inmates, but Clearfield Republican Rep. Paul Ray says he thinks it’s the most efficient option. Ray says the firing squad, with trained marksman and a restrained inmate, offers the swifter, more humane death with less risk of complications. Critics have disputed that, arguing firing squads are not without risks and could be considered cruel and unusual.
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CrossFit’s intense workouts bring balance

”That stuff fuels me,” said Tulowitzki, who hit .340 with 21 homers before shutting it down because of his balky hip. ”Makes my workouts better. Makes me want it that much more. I definitely have that chip on my shoulder.” It’s been an arduous offseason for Tulowitzki as he rehabbed his hip and heard his name frequently pop up in trade rumors, like the ones that surfaced involving the New York Mets.

Medicaid, firing squads on agenda for Utah Legislature – Yahoo News

The CrossFit Games is an intense test to find the fittest woman, man and team of athletes in the world. On Thursday morning Jon Fortier, the head coach at CrossFit Factory Square in Southington, and Ellie Cyr, of Bristol, exercised together. They encouraged one another through dumbbell snatches and handstand walks. The dumbbell snatches required them to lift a weight with one hand above their head from the ground in one motion.

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