<![CDATA[NBC 6 South Florida - Sports]]>Copyright 2019 https://www.nbcmiami.com/news/sports http://media.nbcnewyork.com/designimages/NBC+6+LOGO+GOOGLE.png NBC 6 South Florida https://www.nbcmiami.com en-usSat, 19 Jan 2019 17:59:13 -0500Sat, 19 Jan 2019 17:59:13 -0500NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Heat Fines Waiters for Comments on Playing Time]]> Thu, 17 Jan 2019 17:33:06 -0500 https://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/011218+Dion+Waiters+Heat.jpg

The Miami Heat fined Dion Waiters an undisclosed amount on Thursday for his public comments on playing time.

Waiters made the comments following Miami's loss on Tuesday, where he only was on the court for 12 minutes. During that brief time, Waiters turned the ball over three times. The guard picked up two points and only made one of the four shots he attempted.

"[Expletive] patience. I want to play. I've been patient," Waiters said after Tuesday's game. "I want to play. I've been patient long enough. What do I got to be patient for? Come on, man. I've been patient. I think everybody knows that. It's time. What are we waiting for? If I'm out there, play me."

The fine assessed on Waiters was for conduct detrimental to the team and head coach Erik Spoelstra added some thoughts of his own.

"I think it's important for him to realize: Our team is much different than when he left last year, and while his teammates are really here to support him, nobody is volunteering their rotation minutes to him. It'll have to be earned just like everybody else. These concepts of patience and surrendering to the team, whether we want to put expletives in front of it or behind it, those are going to be very important concepts for him to embrace, and I think he will," Spoelstra told the Miami Herald.

Waiters is averaging seven points per game this season and has played in parts of five contests so far. Waiters got a late start to this season, following ankle surgery last season. The guard was a key part of Miami's rotation in the past, but he will need to earn that role again.

The Heat will take on the Detroit Pistons on Friday at 7:00 p.m.



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<![CDATA[ACC Announces 2019 Football Schedules for Miami, FSU]]> Wed, 16 Jan 2019 13:59:31 -0500 https://media.nbcmiami.com/images/180*120/GettyImages-1046762188.jpg

Less than one month after the 2018 football season came to an end for the Miami Hurricanes, fans of ‘The U’ can get their 2019 calendars out and plan accordingly for the upcoming season.

The ACC announced Wednesday the schedules for all 14 member schools. Miami, which is coming off a 7-6 season last year, will be led by new head coach Manny Diaz – who spent three seasons as defensive coordinator before becoming the head coach at Temple for less than three weeks.

Diaz was lured back to Coral Gables following the sudden retirement of Mark Richt following the team’s Pinstripe Bowl loss to Wisconsin.

Miami will play nine games in the state of Florida during the 2019 season, starting off the year on August 31st when they face the Florida Gators in Orlando. Diaz’s team will open their home schedule on September 14th against Bethune Cookman.

The ‘Canes will travel to Tallahassee for their annual showdown with the Florida State Seminoles on November 2nd and will face off against the FIU Panthers on November 23rd inside Marlins Park – located where the iconic Orange Bowl stadium once stood that hosted the Hurricanes for over 70 seasons.

The complete 2019 schedule for Miami is:

August 31st – vs. Florida (in Orlando)

September 7th – at North Carolina

September 14th – vs. Bethune-Cookman

September 21st – vs. Central Michigan

October 5th – vs. Virginia Tech

October 11th (Friday) – vs. Virginia

October 19th – vs. Georgia Tech

October 26th – at Pittsburgh

November 2nd – at Florida State

November 9th – vs. Louisville 

November 23rd – vs. FIU (at Marlins Park)

November 30th – at Duke

In addition, the conference announced the schedule for FSU – including their season opener against Boise State on August 31st in Jacksonville, the above mentioned game against Miami, their showdown with defending national champion Clemson on October 12th and their regular season finale at Florida on November 30th.



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<![CDATA[Ex-Yankees MVP Closer Accused of Child Sex Abuse]]> Tue, 15 Jan 2019 23:12:37 -0500 https://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/john-wetteland-mug-blur.jpg

World Series MVP pitcher John Wetteland is out on bond, accused in North Texas of continuous sexual abuse of a child under 14.

Wetteland, 52, who now lives in Trophy Club, was booked into the Denton County Jail Monday and posted a $25,000 bond the same day.

In a probable cause affidavit filed Jan. 15, the victim alleged that while between the ages of 4 and 6, from October 2004 to October 2006, three separate assaults took place. NBC 5 has a policy of protecting the identities of sexual assault victims, so the affidavit and further details about the allegations are not included in this article.

The former major leaguer has not issued a statement and it's not clear if he's obtained an attorney.

Wetteland played 12 seasons in the majors for the Rangers, Yankees, Expos and Dodgers before retiring in 2000. After winning a World Series in New York in 1996, where he was named the series MVP, he landed in Arlington where he spent the final four years of his career setting a team record of 150 saves.

His final game was on Sept. 20, 2000; at age 33, after his Rangers contract expired during the offseason, he retired from baseball. Wetteland was later inducted into the team's Hall of Fame in 2005.

According to a biography published by the Seattle Mariners, Wetteland spent three seasons as a roving pitching coordinator for the Texas Rangers beginning in 2002. In 2006 he worked as a bullpen coach for the Washington Nationals before heading to Seattle for two seasons in 2009 and 2010.

Wetteland was hospitalized in 2009 after reportedly considering suicide, though he later said his hospitalization was due to his elevated blood pressure and heart rate and that it had been addressed.

In between MLB coaching gigs, Wetteland, a longtime born-again Christian, coached baseball and taught Bible studies at Liberty Christian School, in Argyle, from 2007 to 2008, according to a report in The Dallas Morning News. A vice president with the school told the paper Wetteland has had no association with the school since his departure.

Before joining the Rangers as a closer, Wetteland spent two seasons with the New York Yankees and three each with the Expos and Dodgers. The All-Star closed out his career with a record of 48-45, 330 saves, 804 strike-outs and a 2.93 ERA from 1989-2000.

Wetteland and his wife divorced in 2015. They have four children.



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<![CDATA[Miami, FIU to Play 2019 Football Game Inside Marlins Park]]> Tue, 15 Jan 2019 12:44:11 -0500 https://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/011519+miami+fiu+football.jpg

When the Miami Hurricanes and FIU Panthers knock helmets for their latest battle on November 23rd, it will reportedly take place at the site of plenty iconic football moments in the city.

FIU announced Tuesday that the game will take place inside Marlins Park – with officials expecting 40,000 fans to show up for the game between the programs and the Little Havana site where the famed Orange Bowl stadium stood for over 70 years as the home of the ‘Canes, Miami Dolphins and the annual Orange Bowl game among other events.

The teams have met three times before, with Miami winning all three that included victories in 2006 and 2007 at the Orange Bowl and a 31-17 win last September at Hard Rock Stadium.

FIU will be the home team for the 2019 game, but a contract stipulation said the game could not be played at the school’s home stadium due to limited seating capacity.

Marlins Park has held several football games since opening in 2012, being the site of the Miami Beach Bowl for three seasons before that game was moved to Texas.

Of course, South Florida football fans and many natives remember the location more as the site for much of the area’s early sports history. The iconic Orange Bowl stadium opened in 1937 and was demolished over a two month period in 2008.

During its 71 years, the “OB” was the home to concerts, events and plenty of sports that included high school football, soccer, boxing and of course the ‘Canes during its entire run that included all five of the program’s national titles – three of which came following wins in the annual bowl game played at the same spot.

The Dolphins played there for 21 seasons before moving to what is now Hard Rock Stadium before the 1987 season. The annual bowl game moved as well following the 1995 season, being played one more time in January 1999 due to a scheduling conflict with a Dolphins playoff game.



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<![CDATA[UCLA Gymnast Katelyn Ohashi's Perfect-10 Floor Routine Goes Viral]]> Tue, 15 Jan 2019 08:58:52 -0500 https://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/UCLA_Gymnast_1200x675_1425201731522.jpg

UCLA Bruin Katelyn Ohashi put together a show-stopping gymnastics floor routine Saturday in Anaheim, and video of the performance was viewed over 9 million times within 24 hours of being posted, with even Sen. Kamala Harris posting the performance on her Twitter.

"This is fantastic. Congratulations," Harris said to the 20-year-old on the social media platform, with the gymnast responding by telling the California senator, "I got you with tickets too any time!!"

Ohashi, the 2018 NCAA floor champion, earned a perfect score from the judges for her energetic and crowd-energizing routine. The Bruin danced, jumped, tumbled and split to sounds heavily influenced by Michael Jackson, but the soundtrack of the routine was probably best described as the constant cheers from the crowd on hand.

Ohashi appeared to be having fun, and her teammates, coaches and crowd celebrated her perfect 10 score.

With video of the floor routine having been viewed more than 9 million times in the first 24 hours since UCLA gymnastics posted the performance to its Twitter account, one would imagine millions of people agree with the judges' scoring.

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<![CDATA[Pats Honor Daughter of Chargers’ Brandon Mebane]]> Mon, 14 Jan 2019 00:16:25 -0500 https://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/SAMPLE+TIMELINE.00_00_02_13.Still003.jpg

The New England Patriots honored the daughter of Los Angeles Chargers player Brandon Mebane before Sunday’s game. Makenna Mebane died on Jan. 3 at the age of 7 weeks.

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<![CDATA[Dolphins Legend, Super Bowl Champion Bob Kuechenberg Dies]]> Sun, 13 Jan 2019 12:42:10 -0500 https://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/AP_071216035015.jpg

The Miami Dolphins on Sunday said that former player Bob Kuechenberg has died.

Kuechenberg, a six-time Pro Bowl player, was drafted in 1969 by the Philadelphia Eagles but would quit, play semi-pro football briefly and then spend the rest of his career with the Dolphins – where he helped the team win two Super Bowl NFL championships under head coach Don Shula.

The 71-year-old former NFL guard attended the University of Notre Dame. He played nearly 200 games in the NFL.

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The Dolphins confirmed Kuechenberg died Saturday morning. A cause of death has not yet been released.

Kuechenberg started in every game in the 1972 undefeated season for the Dolphins.

Shula released a statement on Sunday in which he called on the Pro Football Hall of Fame's selection committee to immortalize Kuechenberg in Canton.

"I was sorry to learn of the passing of Bob Kuechenberg, who was not only one of the best players I ever coached, but one of the toughest as well. He was one of the key performers on our championship teams, leading by example every time he stepped on the field," Shula wrote. "That was especially true in Super Bowl VIII, when he dominated Alan Page the entire game despite playing with a broken arm, a performance that was one of the keys to our victory over the Vikings."

Shula said that Kuechenberg was only called for holding 15 times over his 14-year career.

"You could count on Kooch to play well and to play hard," Shula added. "He gave you everything he had every single snap, and that dependability extended throughout his career, missing only a few games during that time."

"I've coached a lot of Hall of Fame players, including a number of offensive linemen, and Kooch was as good as any of them," Shula wrote. "I hope one day he gets that ultimate recognition by being enshrined in Canton – it's an honor long overdue and one he certainly deserves."

Miami Dolphins columnist Andy Cohen wrote that Kuechenberg was "a combination of toughness and resolve, smarts and tenacity, passion and grit."

"There’s a reason he was one of Don Shula’s all-time favorites. They just didn’t make them any tougher than Robert John Kuechenberg," Cohen wrote.

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<![CDATA[Miami Hires Alabama's Dan Enos as Offensive Coordinator]]> Fri, 11 Jan 2019 15:32:00 -0500 https://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/011119+Dan+Enos+FL.jpg

Miami has hired Dan Enos as its new offensive coordinator and quarterbacks coach, luring him away from national runner-up Alabama.

Hurricanes coach Manny Diaz said Friday that Enos was his "primary target" since he took over the Miami program last week. Enos was at Alabama for just one season, serving as quarterbacks coach and associate head coach under Nick Saban.

Enos was in line to become Alabama's offensive coordinator for this coming season.

He was a quarterback at Michigan State. He was head coach at Central Michigan from 2010 through 2014, and has been an assistant at 10 other schools.



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<![CDATA[Olympic Gymnast Aly Raisman Breaks Elbow in Fall on Stairs]]> Thu, 10 Jan 2019 12:07:25 -0500 https://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/aly-raisman.jpg

Olympic gymnast Aly Raisman says she is recovering from a broken elbow suffered in a fall on the stairs.

Raisman in a Twitter post says "I survived two Olympic Games and 19 years of gymnastics without ever breaking a bone ... the stairs got me ... I fell and broke my elbow."

She also posted a picture of herself on a couch, her right arm in a cast, snuggling with a dog. Raisman is native of the Boston suburb of Needham.

Raisman, captain for both the gold medal-winning 2012 and 2016 U.S. women's Olympic gymnastics teams, is also a best-selling author and a survivor of sexual abuse. She's been an outspoken advocate for women who were abused or victimized, and a harsh critic of USA Gymnastics, the sport's governing body.



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<![CDATA[Dolphins Nominate MSD Coach for NFL High School Coach Award]]> Wed, 09 Jan 2019 17:00:05 -0500 https://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/021518+Aaron+feis.jpg

The Miami Dolphins have nominated Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School's Aaron Feis for the Don Shula NFL High School Coach of the Year Award.

The team announced Wednesday that they were nominating Feis, who was killed while heroically shielding students from gunfire during the Feb. 14 shooting at the Parkland school. Feis was the school's assistant football coach.

All 32 NFL teams nominate a coach, with the award winner announced at the Pro Bowl on Jan. 27. The winner is selected by a panel that includes Shula, the former Dolphins coach and winningest coach in NFL history.

"We are honored to celebrate the 32 Don Shula NFL High School Coach of the Year nominees, as each embodies the integrity, commitment and character of Coach Shula," NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell said in a statement. "High school football coaches not only serve as leaders, but as role models dedicated to shaping the lives of young high school players on and off-the-field."

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Feis was a former student and football player at Douglas, graduating in 1999. He spent eight years as the head coach of the junior varsity team beginning in 2002. He lived in Coral Springs with his wife and their daughter.

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<![CDATA[Former UM Coach Among FL Trio Selected for CFB Hall of Fame]]> Mon, 07 Jan 2019 13:58:45 -0500 https://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/010719+college+football+hall+of+fame+florida+inductees.jpg

The College Football Hall of Fame announced their inductees for the Class of 2019 on Monday – and the Sunshine State was well represented among the group of 15 players and coaches selected.

Former Miami Hurricanes head coach Dennis Erickson was one of two coaches named to the class by the National Football Foundation. Erickson spent six seasons in Coral Gables, winning two national titles and playing for two more during that span before leaving to coach the NFL’s Seattle Seahawks after the 1994 season.

Erickson becomes the 10th member of the hall associated with the Hurricanes, tying the program with the Florida Gators for most of any school in the state, and the fourth former Miami coach to be inducted – a group that includes the man he replaced, Jimmy Johnson.

Two others with Florida ties were selected as well - as former Florida State defensive back Terrell Buckley becomes the eighth former Seminole to be honored.

Buckley was named the Jim Thorpe Award winner as the nation’s top defensive back in 1991 before a 14 season NFL career that included a Super Bowl win with the New England Patriots and six seasons with the Miami Dolphins.

Former Florida A&M head coach Joe Taylor becomes the fourth former Rattler to be selected. Taylor won over 70 percent of games he coached over a 30 season career at some of the top HBCU programs in the country that included coaching his final five seasons in Tallahassee before retiring near the end of the 2012 season.

The players and coaches honored – a group that also includes Hollywood native Lorenzo White, who started at Dillard High School and later Michigan State – will be inducted December 10th during a ceremony in New York City.



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<![CDATA[Soccer Star Wayne Rooney Arrested for Public Intoxication at DC Airport]]> Sun, 06 Jan 2019 14:40:55 -0500 https://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/Wayne+Rooney+mugshot+Untitled-1.jpg

D.C. United player and soccer superstar Wayne Rooney was arrested last month at Dulles International Airport on charges of public intoxication and swearing.

The Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority says airport police at Dulles International Airport arrested Rooney Dec. 16 at an international arrivals gate. 

The statement says he was intoxicated and had triggered a door alarm.

Deputies took him to jail in Loudoun County and then released him on his own recognizance, according to the Loudoun County Sheriff's Office.

Court documents say Rooney, 33, was charged with public swearing and intoxication. He paid a $25 fine on Friday.

Rooney was charged a $25 fine and ordered to pay a total of $91 to the courts, documents show.

"We are aware of news reports indicating that Wayne Rooney was arrested in December," D.C. United said in a statement. "We understand the media's interest in this matter but believe this is a private matter for Wayne that D.C. United will handle internally. We have no further comment on the situation."

Rooney played for Manchester United in England for more than a decade, where he was lauded for being the club's all-time top scorer.

He then signed a three-and-a-half year contract worth about $13 million with D.C. United, News4 partner NBC Sports Washington reported. He played his first game with the team over the summer.



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<![CDATA[Eagles' Magical Run Continues With Dramatic Wild Card Win]]> Mon, 07 Jan 2019 08:59:49 -0500 https://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/Malcolm+Jenkins+Eagles+Beat+Bears.jpg

OK, you can all exhale now.

The Eagles are off to New Orleans for a rematch against the Saints in the NFC conference semifinals after a heart-stopping 16-15 win over the Bears at Soldier Field.

It wasn’t over until former Eagle Cody Parkey missed a 43-yard field goal in the final seconds.

One kneeldown later and the miracle season was still alive.

WOW!

1. This was such a team win. That’s my biggest takeaway from Sunday. Everybody in uniform contributed in some way, and that’s what you need to win a road playoff game against a great team. It wasn’t just about Nick Foles and Fletcher Cox. There was forgotten Golden Tate with the game-winning touchdown. There was Tre Sullivan knocking down a pass. There was Cre’Von LeBlanc with a huge third-down tackle short of the sticks. And so on. An incredible team win, and Doug Pederson and his coaches deserve so much credit for having the the entire roster ready for a really tremendous challenge.

2. One of the most impressive things about Nick Foles is his ability to shrug off mistakes and play at a high level against really high-level teams. He was bad early, but you never see him hang his head or get frustrated or try to do too much and get it all back at once. He’s extremely strong mentally and we saw that in the second half, when he was 15-for-24 for 123 yards with no interceptions and two TD passes after a two-INT first half. The way he’s able to ignore immense pressure and the longest odds and the worst situations and rally his team time after time is something that’s reserved only for the greatest, and lately every time Foles plays he proves that he’s one of them.

4. Think about this stretch for Foles: He’s beaten the 13-3 Rams in L.A., he’s beaten the 11-5 Texans at home and now he’s beaten the 12-4 Bears in Chicago. This is incredible stuff, and any question whether last year was some sort of fluke needs to understand that Foles is magical. He’s one of the best quarterbacks in the NFL, and nothing he does surprises me.

5. And how about Golden Tate? I mean, the kid had been playing less and less, he hadn’t made an impact since he got here, and who catches the game-winning pass? What a story. I give Tate so much credit for staying engaged, staying ready and producing when his number was called on the biggest play of his life. Tate had another big 19-yard gain on a third down where he got clobbered and I don’t know how he held onto the ball. He finished 5-for-46 and it might have been the best 5-for-46 in history. Howie Roseman’s a genius.

6. Defensively, the Eagles were just tremendous deep in their own end and on third down. The Bears had drives down to the 18, 11 and 16 but had to settle for field goals all three times, and then the final drive to the 25 on the missed field goal. In a one-point game, those stops simply saved the game. The biggest stop came early in the fourth quarter after Allen Robinson’s 45-yard catch from Mitch Tribuisky gave the Bears a 1st-and-10 on the Eagles’ 21-yard-line. That could have been a real momentum changer after the Eagles had just taken the lead, but the Bears managed only five yards on their next three plays and settled for another field goal. That was huge.

7. It was surprising to see Avonte Maddox beaten on several big plays in the second half, but the Bears really did a good job taking advantage of his aggressiveness. All their big plays came against him, most of them with  Robinson on the receiving end. It doesn’t change my feelings about the fourth-round rookie from Pitt, who made a bunch of big plays earlier in the game. He’s going to be a flat-out stud. He’ll learn from this and get better.

8. The job the Eagles did defensively on Jordan Howard and Tarik Cohen was truly impressive. The Bears wanted to get both those backs going, but Howard managed only 10-for-35 rushing and Cohen had one carry for no yards and 3-for-27 receiving. The Eagles were so good tackling both those guys, and they never really were a factor on offense.

9. How freaking big-time was Alshon Jeffery. He continues to show what a big-time postseason player he is. He had six tough catches for 82 yards against his former team, including that catch down to the 2-yard-line with a minute remaining to give the Eagles 1st-and-goal. In just four games, Jeffery is now seventh in Eagles history with 301 yards in the postseason.

10. I know the score last time was 48-7, and I don’t know if the Eagles are going to win Sunday in New Orleans, but I do know this is a different team than it was that day in mid-November. They are going to show up and they’re going to play the Saints tough next Sunday. It’s just a tremendous story the way this team has galvanized in the month and a half since that loss. That was a beaten team. An embarrassed team. And since then they’re 6-1 with the only blemish coming in Dallas in overtime, when they got robbed. Things came so easy for the Eagles last year, and that was an unforgettable year. This year, they’ve had to fight and scratch their way through so much adversity, and the season has a whole different feel to it. This was a 4-6 team and down 19-3 to the Giants on Nov. 25. Now look at them. What a remarkable story. What a remarkable team.



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<![CDATA[How to Watch Sunday Night Football: Eagles vs. Bears]]> Sun, 06 Jan 2019 16:21:34 -0500 https://media.nbcmiami.com/images/212*120/1200x678_youtube+%2814%29.jpg

NBC Sports will have live coverage of this weekend’s Sunday Night Football match, the Philadelphia Eagles vs. Chicago Bears, beginning at 4:00 p.m. ET.

Fans can catch all the action in spectacular high definition via NBC Sports online at NBCSports.com/Live, or through the NBC Sports app which is available on the iTunes App Store, Google Play, Windows Store, Roku Channel Store, Apple TV and Amazon Fire.

On TV: Watch the game on NBC or NBC Sports starting at 4:00 p.m. 

On Desktop or Mobile Devices: Watch the game on desktop and mobile by clicking here. For mobile, you will be prompted to download the NBC Sports App if you haven't already. If you already have the app downloaded, you will immediately be directed to the mobile viewing experience.

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<![CDATA[VIDEO: Uber Driver Unknowingly Talks Trash About Chargers to Chargers' Star Running Back]]> Sun, 06 Jan 2019 10:37:12 -0500 https://media.nbcmiami.com/images/180*120/GettyImages-898089064.jpg

An Uber driver in Baltimore did what Uber drivers tend to do when talking to passengers: Hype the local sports team while bashing their upcoming opponent. He had no idea that while he was lauding the Baltimore Ravens and ripping the Los Angeles Chargers ahead of the teams' playoff matchup, he was talking to one of the Chargers' star players.

Running back Melvin Gordon shared video he secretly recorded of a good-natured debate with Uber driver in Baltimore on Saturday, a day before the Chargers face the Ravens in an AFC Wild Card playoff game.

"You see the enthusiasm and motivation," the driver said, expressing confidence that the Ravens would not only beat the Charges, but reach the Super Bowl.

Gordon countered by praising the skills of LA's quarterback Philip Rivers, tight end Antonio Gates and, of course, himself.

"I think the Chargers got a good running game too," he said. "I like that Melvin Gordon too."

The conversation remained amicable until the end of the ride, when Gordon revealed his identity to the driver.

"Well I'm Melvin Gordon man. I'm the running back for the Chargers," Gordon said as he stepped out of the car.

The driver, in disbelief, asked Gordon for his autograph and a selfie to which Gordon happily agreed.



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<![CDATA[Team Ruff vs. Team Fluff: Meet Your 2019 Puppy Bowl Starters]]> Mon, 07 Jan 2019 09:04:25 -0500 https://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/PBXV-Pup-Play-Time9.jpg

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