Morning Jolt: Wednesday, February 3
Tiki Barber knows Adrian Peterson's pain. After Peterson fumbled twice in the Vikings' loss in the NFC title game and played a role in a botched handoff, there's plenty of angst regarding his fumbling. "He's becoming a liability for his team," Barber told WFAN in New York on Monday, according to sportsradiointerviews.com. (St. Paul Pioneer Press) Comment
Trade talks between the Thrashers and several teams involving star Ilya KovalchukDon Waddell had no comment other than to say that the franchise and Kovalchuk's agent have not had any new talks in more than a week. Waddell was in Philadelphia last week scouting the Flyers and Islanders. It also has been reported recently that the Kings and Bruins are interested in obtaining Kovalchuk. Several NHL teams, including the Flames and the Rangers, have cleared salary cap space recently. (Atlanta Journal-Constitution) Comment
Saints players enjoy Media Day in Miami.
No. 1-unsigned recruit Seantrel Henderson
- SI Vault: More Super Bowl
- 1990 -- Jockey Bill Shoemaker, who won 11 Triple Crown races, retires.
- 1998 -- The New York Yankees hire Brian Cashman as general manager.
- 2002 -- New England Patriots upset the St. Louis Rams to win Super Bowl XXXVI.