Blackhawks coach Joel Quenneville apparently saw enough. With Chicago in the midst of a three-game losing streak, he commanded a longer-than-usual practice on Tuesday and cursed at his players afterward because he thought their effort was lacking.
The Blackhawks will try to bounce back Wednesday when they face off against the Philadelphia Flyers at the United Center.
Forbath ended the half with a 34-yard attempt to make it 13-12, then scored first in the third quarter when a fumble by Crowell set up a 43-yarder.
Although Gonzalez’s 23-yard field goal restored the Browns’ lead at 16-15, the Vikings scored 18 unanswered points: a 1-yard touchdown run by Jerick McKinnon — and McKinnon’s 2-point conversion — as well as a 5-yard touchdown reception by tight end Kyle Rudolph and, with 1:14 remaining, Forbath’s final field goal.
The comment did not sit well with the players, who “had to be persuaded to stay” at Cheap Jerseys From China NHL practice Friday after contemplating walking out. It was, however, enough for wide receiver DeAndre Hopkins and running back D’Onta Foreman to leave the facility.
In an attempt to repair the damage, McNair met with players Saturday morning after issuing a public apology Friday. He also released another statement Saturday to further explain his Cheap Jerseys In US wording and express his regret.
“I know they were upset. I wanted to answer their questions,” McNair said. “I told them if I had it to do over again I wouldn’t use that expression.”
Ingram starred for the first 52 minutes of the game, gashing the Bears on the ground and in the passing game. The hard-running tailback shouldered the load, powering the Saints offense to a double-digit lead.