Hall of Fame quarterback and current General Manager and Executive Vice President of Football Operations John Elway failed to qualify for the 2018 U.S. Senior Open on Monday.
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, Elway shot a 10-over 80 on the 7,256-yard layout.
“I haven’t been playing very well. I haven’t been playing much, either,” Elway said, via Arnie Stapleton of the Associated Press. “But it was fun to be out here and compete. It’s a lot of work in that rough.”
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, which will be held on the same course June 28-July 1.
Elway is serving as the honorary chairman of the event and was hoping to defy the odds to earn his way into the field as a competitor. Instead he will be watching from outside the ropes when the tournament takes place next month.
Elway was just 2-over through his first eight holes before making a double bogey on the 533-yard ninth hole. Additional bogeys followed on the 10th, 12th, 14th and 15th before a 75-minute weather delay halted his round. He bogeyed two of his final three holes as well to finish 10-over and tied for 18th.
The Minnesota Vikings have re-signed cornerback Terence Newman, bringing the NFL's oldest active defensive player back for a 16th season that will begin five days after he turns 40.
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, has 42 career interceptions to lead all active players in the league. With Xavier Rhodes and Trae Waynes the starters on the outside, Newman and Mackensie Alexander remain the primary options to play the slot in the nickel defense. The Vikings also drafted Mike Hughes out of Central Florida in the first round Thursday.
The Vikings exercised the fifth-year contract option on Waynes , too, on a busy Monday.
The NFL announced that practice squad wide receiver Cayleb Jones has been suspended for the first four games of the regular season for violating the performance-enhancing substances policy, the second Vikings player to do so this month. Backup linebacker Kentrell Brothers also got a four-game ban.
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, the Vikings signed 17 college free agents, including South Dakota State wide receiver Jake Wieneke, a Minnesota native.
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