Ahmad Brooks insisted Wednesday he did not quit on the San Francisco 49ers while sitting out the final three quarters of Sunday’s win over the New York Giants, a benching he attributed to a sideline exchange with defensive-line coach Jim Tomsula.
Senior Mike Criste has returned to his old job at center, moving over from right guard and flipping spots with senior Colin Tanigawa in a move the Huskies hope will eliminate the issues with errant snaps that have crept up this month.
Lynch was fined $100,000 Wednesday for not talking to the media. On Tuesday, he and teammate Ricardo Lockette returned a wallet to a man in Marysville that they found after stopping at a gas station. Lynch did talk to the media later Wednesday.
Seattle's Woodland Park Zoo intends to send its two remaining elephants to an accredited zoo to live in a larger social group. CEO Deborah Jensen said Wednesday that a plan to expand the Seattle elephant exhibit wasn't feasible because of the few elephants available. She said the zoo's board of dire