Doug Baldwin has missed three games in the last 6 1/2 years. All have been this season. That has the longest-tenured Seahawk feeling his career mortality at age 30, and thinking about his future in Seattle for 2019 and beyond.
With the exception of the trophy and Jason Kelce's leprechaun suit, there isn't much at this dreary moment that still shines brightly from the Eagles' thrill ride that ended 10 months ago in Minneapolis.
He wore a Chargers hoodie to the postgame media chat, Philip Rivers did. It was near midnight Thursday in the chilly, football-loving Midwest and Rivers had just rallied his team to a 29-28 victory over the Chiefs before more than 75,000 fans at Arrowhead Stadium.
The owners of the Tampa Bay Rays have said goodbye to their most popular players. Changed the team's name, colors and spring training home. Tossed aside century-old baseball strategies while winning more games than teams with payrolls twice their size.
Ichiro Suzuki arrived to the Marlins as baseball's oldest player with a trailer of workout machines to stay fit beyond mortal limits. Jaromir Jagr came to the Panthers as hockey's oldest player with a stash of secrets that involved calling a strength coach late at night and say, "Meet me at the rink."
Klay Thompson made a go-ahead 3-pointer with 38.5 seconds left, Stephen Curry added four free throws down the stretch and the Golden State Warriors ended the game on a big run after a sluggish start to the fourth quarter, beating the Sacramento Kings 130-.