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The two senior finalists this year are linebacker Robert Brazile, formerly of the Houston Oilers, and guard Jerry Kramer, formerly of the Green Bay Packers. Bobby Beathard, a former general manager and personnel man (and grandfather to C.J. Beathard of the 49ers), is the only contributor finalist and should have no troubles making it.
LaMarcus Aldridge had 36 points and Patty Mills scored 20 for San Antonio. The Spurs lost for the sixth time in seven games despite the return of Aldridge, who missed the last two games before the All-Star break to rest his sore right knee. He looked strong Friday, hitting 13 of 23 shots and 12 of 14 free throws.
San Antonio could be without top player Kawhi Leonard for the rest of the season. Coach Gregg Popovich said earlier this week he would be surprised if Leonard, who has played just nine games due to a right quad tendinopathy injury, will return.
We’re a championship team. We’re not about to sit here and act like we’re this battered team that had a horrible season and we’re looking for any glimmer of hope, Green said. I understand we haven’t been as great as most people expect. We’re still a damn good basketball team so we don’t need no `but it’s a step in the right direction.’ You may get that out of someone but I don’t really roll like that.
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Offensive Player of the Year: Gurley and Brown are the major favorites here. Other contenders include Le’Veon Bell and Kareem Hunt.
Defensive Player of the Year: Calais Campbell, Aaron Donald, Demarcus Lawrence, Cameron Jordan, and Jalen Ramsey are just a few of the top contenders in what should be a wide-open race.