“Edwards might have been more involved in a fight Monday at South Bar in downtown Birmingham than first believed,” wrote Jay Grossman in the Detroit Free-Press. “The NFL star was at the bar with his two cousins in the early morning hours when an argument turned into a brawl that resulted in one bouncer being stabbed in the neck with a fork and a second bouncer being stabbed in the hand with a pocket knife . . . neither bouncer was seriously injured. . . .
“Privately, employees at South Bar said Edwards was spurring on his cousins rather than trying to get them to stop fighting. They also said former NBA star Jalen Rose was at the bar and tried to break up the ruckus. Police say several Detroit Tigers players also were at the bar with a different group of people and not involved in the fight.”
According to Rich Cimini, the New York Jets has had no contract talks with Colon, a veteran with an injury history who spent his first seven seasons with the Steelers before joining the Jets last year.
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Ellis Lankster has tweeted that he is very grateful to be back with the New York Jets and specifically playing for Rex Ryan. Ryan is known as a players coach, and to hear a player say (or tweet) this sediment is really no surprise.
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