NFL draft one-handed prospect

Tweet Shaquem Griffin has been highlighted in the weeks leading up to the 2018 NFL draft, not only for his stellar results at the combine, but also for the fact that the linebacker only has one hand. Griffin was born with amniotic band syndrome which affected his left hand, preventing his fingers from fully developing. Shaquem’s twin brother Shaquill, who currently plays in the NFL as a cornerback for the Seattle Seahawks, does not suffer from the syndrome. Griffin’s hand was amputated at the age of four after his mother caught him trying…

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Eagles soaring in new season

Tweet Carson Wentz threw four touchdown passes on Jay Ajayi’s debut to outplay the Denver Broncos in an extravagant 51-23 win. The Philadelphia Eagles made light work of breaking through a Denver defence, which has been hailed as one of the best in the league, although the Colorado team had lost five of their previous six games. The Eagles are tipped for a Super Bowl appearance this season, their first since 2004. Philly have the best overall record halfway through the season, 8-1. The 2016 second overall draft pick, Wentz,…

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