A former San Francisco 49er defensive lineman charged with raping a developmentally delayed woman denied the charges Tuesday, saying the episode was a consensual encounter with a mentally competent woman who asked for money and a job afterward.
Mark Davis was beaming as he posed with fans behind a black and silver "Las Vegas Raiders" banner. He made a few jokes before delivering a $500 million commitment to a new stadium in the city for his team.
Numerologists will note that the Raiders have the 14th, 44th, 75th, 114th, 143rd, 154th, 194th and 234th picks in next week’s NFL draft. The process will take three days, or four fewer than the seven reported in Genesis needed to create the world.