FILTER BY DATE
2 results for "nfl"
The Chicago Cubs took Jeff Samardzija in the fifth round of the 2006 draft and gave him a $10 million major-league contract to buy him away from a potential career as a wide receiver in the NFL. The major league contract, signed before the 2007 seaso...Blog | March 14, 2010
The Cubs made a big commitment to Jeff Samardzija, but in doing so, and subsequently pushing his developmental pace to justify their own beliefs, they now have a roster pitcher who doesn't belong. Samardzija looks no closer to competent, says Keith Law.Blog | Conversation | March 14, 2010