I have been behind the microphone for 10 years now. In the course of time, I have covered many elections and have seen first-hand how bruising and hurtful campaigns can be to people. None have been as difficult to watch, however, as the annexation battle in Washington--which pitted good people who care about their community against good people who care about their community.
Running back Isaiah Pead is apparently done in St. Louis. The Rams have listed the former Cincinnati Bearcats star as waived/injured. Pead suffered a torn ACL returning a kickoff in Saturday's preseason loss to Green Bay. In two seasons with the Rams, he rushed 17 times for 75 yards.