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The Bills drafted Josh Allen to be their next Jim Kelly Youth Roquan Smith Jersey , and the Bills will trying to get Allen ready for his new role quickly.
On Tuesday, coach Sean McDermott said Allen will get first-team reps at this week’s mandatory minicamp.
It will be the first time Allen takes snaps with the starting offense, and it’s the clearest indication yet that the Bills will give him every chance to win the starting job as of Week One.
A.J. McCarron had hoped to get a chance to play at least part of the season, and that may still happen. But he’s going to have to earn his playing time by showing he’s better than Allen. Unless Allen flops or gets injured.
If neither happen, the Bills could be in position to fill the void at the top of the AFC East whenever Tom Brady walks away.
The New Orleans Saints have been ordered by an NFL arbitrator to pay more than $384 Adidas Alex Ovechkin Jersey ,000 to a fired personal assistant to late team owner Tom Benson.
Documents obtained by The Associated Press show that the Saints were ordered to pay Rodney Henry $100,000 plus interest for unpaid overtime and $94,300 plus for the violation of a clause in his employment contract stating he was entitled to a termination fee if anyone other than Benson himself fired Henry.
Arbitrator Harold Henderson also ordered the Saints to pay Henry’s attorneys’ fees of $190,000.
The Advocate newspaper first reported the ruling.
Henry’s initial lawsuit in November 2015 accused the Saints not only of failing to pay overtime, but also of firing him for complaining that Benson’s wife Womens Jason Demers Jersey , Gayle, made racially insensitive comments about him. Henry, who is black, has not been awarded any damages for claims of racism.
Before the matter was referred to arbitration, which is not public Authentic Arden Key Jersey , the Saints denied all allegations. In a written statement in January 2016, the Saints said Tom and Gayle Benson, who are white, considered Henry ”part of their family,” and were disappointed by his allegations of discrimination.
Gayle Benson is now the sole owner of the Saints and NBA’s Pelicans Jim Kelly Jersey , having inherited the clubs after her husband’s death last March.
Henry was Benson’s personal assistant dating back to the 1990s, serving in that role during two stints spanning close to 25 years.
The Saints could chose to appeal Henderson’s ruling in federal court, but have not announced any intention to do so.
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