first_img Top Stories The 5: Takeaways from the Coyotes’ introduction of Alex Meruelo As an analyst for the Pac-12 Network, Neuheisel covered many of Rosen’s games as quarterback at UCLA.Related LinksCoach Rick Neuheisel, AAF believe in Arizona market for more pro footballKnocks on QB Josh Rosen bothered his UCLA coach, Jim MoraNFL evaluator on Cardinals draft pick Josh Rosen: ‘Nobody likes him’Although Neuheisel never coached Rosen at UCLA, he mentioned that after spending some time with the quarterback, Rosen’s intelligence stood out.“He is built for for the NFL game in terms of pocket presence and the ability to see the mini-field, that area between the hashes to about 22 yards. He can throw people open in that area,” Neuheisel said.Neuheisel, who discussed his new position as coach of the upstart Alliance of American Football team, which will be based in Tempe, saved his highest praise of Rosen for last.“I think great things are going to ensue. It wouldn’t shock me if he wins Rookie of the Year,” he said. Grace expects Greinke trade to have emotional impact 6 Comments   Share   The opinions on the Arizona Cardinals’ first round draft pick, Josh Rosen, have been both positive and negative from critics in the media.Former UCLA coach Rick Neuheisel falls into the former group.“I think he’s the steal of the draft. I think he’s the best guy of all the quarterbacks, at least at this point. Ready-made,” Neuheisel said while joining Bickley & Marotta on 98.7 FM Arizona’s Sports Station. Derrick Hall satisfied with D-backs’ buying and selling UCLA’s Josh Rosen (3) throws a pass against Arizona State during the first half of an NCAA college football game against Arizona State on Saturday, Oct. 8, 2016, in Tempe, Ariz. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin) Former Cardinals kicker Phil Dawson retireslast_img read more

first_imgAsked the value of the replacement transformer, Giles estimated that FGP spent “close to $7,000,000”.Antonov, the pilot from Croatia, however, said the transportation cost was even more than the new transformer itself, which was manufactured in four months by Siemens Koncar, instead of the usual 12 months.An international team helped speed up delivery of the transformer, which had to be transported from Mactan and then shipped to the plant site in Batangas city.Other airports were considered as an entry point, but “Mactan Cebu was the most viable,” said Assistant Vice President Estela de la Paz of First Gas Pipeline Corporation (FGP Corp.).A road trip to Batangas from another airport would have been difficult since bridges aren’t built to carry a 150-ton cargo, she said./ Bjorn Abraham Tabanera Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. “There were no compromises,” said Villarete.MORE STORIESnewsinfoDemocrats fight over health care, immigration at debatenewsinfoUS fighter jet crashes in Death Valley, 7 park visitors hurtnewsinfoBatanes quake left P292 M infra damage – DPWHMORE STORIESnewsinfoDemocrats fight over health care, immigration at debatenewsinfoUS fighter jet crashes in Death Valley, 7 park visitors hurtnewsinfoBatanes quake left P292 M infra damage – DPWHAN225, which is capable of carrying up to 250 tons, delivered a replacement transformer from Croatia for the Lopez-controlled FGP Corp., a subsidiary of First Gen Corp., for its San Lorenzo natural gas-fired power plant in Batangas City.The power plant is a critical asset to the Luzon electrical grid.FGP’s previous transformer caught fire last May, resulting in the loss of 250MW or about half of San Lorenzo’s 500 MW supply of electricity to the Luzon grid.Francis Giles B. Puno, FGP president and COO, who witnessed the plane’s arrival, said that instead of having the transformer repaired abroad and shipping it twice, acquiring a brand new one was the better option.ADVERTISEMENT BPI nets P13.74B in H1 PCSO to focus on improving transparency of gaming activities PLAY LIST 03:26PCSO to focus on improving transparency of gaming activities01:39Sotto open to discuss, listen to pros and cons of divorce bill06:02Senate to probe Tolentino’s ‘novel legal theories’ on oral agreements01:50Palace open to make Dengvaxia usable again as dengue cases spike01:49House seeks probe on ‘massive corruption’ in PCSO01:37PCSO estimates P250M in Lotto revenue loss due to suspension THE world’s largest aircraft, the Antonov 225, yesterday landed in Mactan Cebu International Airport loaded with a 150-ton transformer for a private power plant in Batangas City.With its 640 ton weight, 32-wheel landing gear and a wingspan of 88 meters, the giant plane dwarfed a Cebu Pacific Airbus jet that taxied nearby.ADVERTISEMENT Quake disturbs Itbayat, Batanes anew SMC bags Bulacan airport project MOST READ LATEST STORIEScenter_img Yesterday marked the first time an AN225 landed in the Philippines. Its 150-ton load was also considered the heaviest cargo to be loaded into an airplane in one piece and flown to the Philippines.MCIA General Manager Nigel Paul Villarete admitted he was initially hesitant to have the aircraft land in Mactan.FEATURED STORIESNEWSINFOSenate to probe Tolentino’s ‘novel legal theories’ on oral agreementsNEWSINFOLocsin wants to drop ‘visas upon arrival’ privilegeNEWSINFOPalace open to make Dengvaxia usable again as dengue cases spike“At first I felt that there were technical and safety issues that needed to be resolved,” he said.But an agreement was reached after several negotiations and the visit of AN225 pilot Demetri Antonov to Cebu in October this year. Tolentino: No more debate with Drilon on China deal Read Next Fake cop accosts real cops, is arrested in Pateros View comments Fake cop accosts real cops, is arrested in Pateros Angara: Investigate DOH’s ‘constipated’ medicine distribution system Senate to probe Tolentino’s ‘novel legal theories’ on oral agreementslast_img read more