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NFL Team Cuts Former Big 10 Football Star

first_imgTwo generic NFL footballs.(Photo by Buda Mendes/Getty Images)One of the best defensive Big Ten football players of the last decade has been waived by his NFL team.Shilique Calhoun, a three-time first-team All-Big Ten player at Michigan State and a former All-American, has been waived by the Oakland Raiders.The 26-year-old defensive lineman was taken in the third round of the 2016 NFL Draft.Calhoun had been with the Raiders since the start of his career.Raiders have waived former third-round pick, LB Shilique Calhoun.— Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) September 12, 2018Calhoun has totaled 18 tackles and 0.5 sacks during his NFL career so far.Stay tuned for more updates.last_img

American Airlines extends Boeing plane flight cancellations

WASHINGTON — American Airlines says it will keep the Boeing 737 Max plane off its schedule until Nov. 3, which is two months longer than it had planned.In a statement Sunday, American says the action will result in the cancellation of about 115 flights per day. It says it “remains confident” that the Boeing plane will be recertified this year. But some airline executives are growing doubtful about that timetable.United Airlines announced Friday that it was extending its cancellations until Nov. 3, a month longer than it had planned.United has 14 Max jets while American has 24 of them. Southwest Airlines, which has 34 Max jets — more than any other carrier — is cancelling about 150 flights per day.The plane was grounded in March following two deadly crashes.The Associated Press