18 Apr 2017 04:50 PM EST
Call it a close shave of a celestial sort. On April 19, an asteroid will speed safely by Earth at a distance of 1.1 million miles — or less than five times the distance from Earth to the moon. NASA says there's no chance the 2,000-foot-wide space rock will hit our planet. But the flyby — remarkably close by astronomical standards — serves as a reminder that somewhere out there an asteroid may have our name on it.
-by Daniel Mogollon, Staff Writer; Image: Alabama Crimson Tide tight end O.J. Howard. (Image Source: Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images) Here’s a look at the draft needs of the New York Jets on the offensive...