Arizona Cardinals wide receiver Larry Fitzgerald (11) is hits by Houston Texans defensive back Eddie Pleasant (35) after making a catch during the first half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Nov. 19, 2017, in Houston. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip) Grace expects Greinke trade to have emotional impact Derrick Hall satisfied with D-backs’ buying and selling Pleasant, in his seventh season out of Oregon, has 78 games played under his belt in six years, all with Houston.Related LinksCardinals OC swap to Leftwich comes with Rosen, Johnson in mindCardinals star David Johnson named one of NFL’s most misused playersHe could challenge for playing time with Rudy Ford, who filled in for Boston in the Thursday loss.Nichols, an undrafted rookie out of South Florida who has one tackle this year, had been promoted to the 53-man roster from the practice squad on Thursday before Arizona hosted Denver upon the team’s release of receiver Kendall Wright. The Arizona Cardinals signed veteran safety Eddie Pleasant and released cornerback Deatrick Nichols on Monday, the team announced.Pleasant adds depth to a team that could require insurance with safety Tre Boston having missed the Cardinals’ 45-10 loss to the Denver Broncos on Thursday due to rib and shoulder injuries.The 29-year-old Pleasant spent the preseason with the New England Patriots but was released in August. Previously, he played in 2017 with the Houston Texans, where he recorded 32 tackles, 2.0 sacks, a forced fumble and an interception with three passes defensed. The 5: Takeaways from the Coyotes’ introduction of Alex Meruelo Top Stories Former Cardinals kicker Phil Dawson retires 3 Comments Share
Gulli’s Oggy et les CafardsLagardère has confirmed a deal to sell its TV channels to RTL-owned M6 Group for €215 million.Lagardere said that the pair had signed an agreement to transfer its portfolio of channels with the exception of classical music service Mezzo.The sale of its TV channels will see Lagardère refocus its activities on its publishing and travel retail arms.M6 will take over flagship kids channel Gulli along with Canal J, TiJi, Elle Girl TV, MCM, MCM Top, RFM TV and associated advertising sales activities. Gulli, seen as the jewel in the crown of the portfolio, recently reported a 16.4% share of the 4-14 year-old audience in France.The relevant TV channels turned in revenues of around €98 million in 2017.Lagardère announced in February that it was in exclusive talks with M6 for the sale of the channels. The company is involved in a separate sales process for Mezzo.