Former Cardinals kicker Phil Dawson retires

first_img Former Cardinals kicker Phil Dawson retires Your browser does not support the audio element. The 5: Takeaways from the Coyotes’ introduction of Alex Meruelo LISTEN: Steve Keim, AZ Cardinals GM Grace expects Greinke trade to have emotional impact Derrick Hall satisfied with D-backs’ buying and sellingcenter_img Draft day is here, which has also marked the unofficial cut-off date for a potential trade of All-Pro running back Adrian Peterson.Peterson wants to be traded, he has reportedly been unhappy with the Vikings for some time and Arizona is on his “wish-list” of teams. Vikings GM Rick Spielman spoke Thursday with Doug & Wolf Arizona Sports 98.7 FM and said the rumors to trade Michael Floyd for Peterson are “not true.”Yahoo! Sports’ Charles Robinson told Doug and Wolf Wednesday on Arizona Sports 98.7 FM, “The only way this changes is if the Cardinals pick up the phone and say — or whatever team picks up the phone and says, ‘You know what? Let’s start with our first round pick. Let’s start talking.’” Top Stories Doug & Wolf continued on to ask Keim the last time he and Vikings GM Spielman talked.“I haven’t talked to him since the owners meetings,” Spielman said. The owners meetings took place in Phoenix six weeks ago. Comments   Share   last_img read more

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CMS Pushes Alaska To Become First State To Apply For Waiver To

first_imgCMS Pushes Alaska To Become First State To Apply For Waiver To Change Medicaid Program Into Block Grant System A block grant would transform Medicaid from an open-ended entitlement program into one with capped benefits. The concept, however, is a controversial one that most certainly would create legal battles for the state. Medicaid news comes out of Tennessee, as well. NPR’s Audie Cornish speaks with Nashville Tennessean reporter Brett Kelman about why Tennessee’s health insurance programs dropped more than 100,000 low-income children from the rolls over two years. (Cornish, 4/4) The Trump administration has been urging Alaska’s governor to apply to be the first state to change its Medicaid program funding to a block grant. “Your Medicaid administrator, Seema Verma, has urged us to be the first state to receive Medicaid dollars as a block grant,” Gov. Mike Dunleavy (R) wrote in a letter to President Trump. “We are eager to do this, but your support of her on this ‘first’ will keep the proper focus and speed on this application.” (Weixel, 4/4) The Hill: Trump Administration Urging Alaska To Be First To Apply For Medicaid Block Grant  center_img WBUR: How 128,000 Low-Income Kids Lost Health Care In Tennessee Over 2 Years This is part of the KHN Morning Briefing, a summary of health policy coverage from major news organizations. Sign up for an email subscription.last_img read more

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