Kelly Bryant smiled and joked after No. 2 Clemson improved to 6-0 for a third consecutive season with a 28-14 victory over Wake Forest on Saturday. Whether he” remain smiling later in the week is anyone’s guess. Bryant sprained his left ankle in the third quarter. He tried to jog a bit on the sidelines…Read More No. 2 Clemson tops Wake Forest 28-14 as Bryant injured
Headed to overtime for the second time this season, Texas coach Tom Herman gathered his offense for a pep talk. “Just like at USC,” he told them. “Yean, except we’re going to win this time,” junior offensive guard Patrick Vahe shot back. There’s a new attitude at Texas under Herman and it’s starting to pay…Read More Warren’s bull-rush lifts Texas over K-State 40-34 in 2OT
Overtime in college football seems to always result in a bad beat for bettors, with those on Kansas State +4.5 Saturday joining the club. The Wildcats led 27-24 late in the fourth quarter, but Texas would tie it with a Joshua Rowland 34-yard field goal with 1:37 left. After Kansas State’s Jesse Ertz was picked…Read More It’s up to us to play better in front of them.
The Bengals are 0-2 so far this season after failing to score a touchdown during their first eight quarters of play. “Without such a policy, you could envision a potential scenario in which a teammate or team personnel could be approached by a third party to sell inside information about a player’s undisclosed injury that…Read More Bengals coach Marvin Lewis warns players about their job security
Taylor Decker wasn’t at MetLife Stadium, but the injured Lions offensive tackle watched Detroit’s 24-10 win over the Giants. Decker, who is out after suffering a shoulder injury in June, liked most of what he saw and heard, but there was one particular error by ESPN play-by-play announcer Sean McDonough that prompted the tackle to…Read More Ohio State alum Taylor Decker upset after Sean McDonough says he went to Michigan
The Giants were creamed 19-3 by the Cowboys in their season opener, but kicker Aldrick Rosas was on Cloud 9. Rosas scored the only points for the Giants with a 25-yard field goal in his NFL debut. Right after the game, he hopped on a private jet to head back to California, where his girlfriend…Read More Giants kicker Aldrick Rosas meets daughter hours after first NFL game
Halftime. Minnesota held a 229-118 total yards advantage over New Orleans after the first 30 minutes. The Vikings had just three 80-plus-yard drives throughout the entire 2016 season — they Cheap Kids Jerseys NHL had two before halftime Monday, not including a 74-yard drive in the second quarter. Sam Bradford had a great first half:…Read More General manager Howie Roseman upgraded Wentz’s targets by adding veterans Torrey Smith and Alshon Jeffery this offseason.
Dalton’s traditional numbers were ugly, too, but remember that Total QBR condenses much more information into a single number than, say, regular passer rating. It considers things such as how credit should be divided among teammates, the down and distance on a quarterback’s action plays, the strength of the opposing defense, the rushing contributions of…Read More That’s part of the double-edged view of Kizer’s debut in the Browns’ 21-18 loss to the Steelers at FirstEnergy Stadium.
Consider some of the talent Payton has traded away during his 12 seasons as Saints coach: Brandin Cooks, Jimmy Graham, Darren Sproles, Kenny Stills — and his offense keeps ticking. Pouting won’t do Peterson any good, either. He can ask Mark Ingram, whose bumpy relationship with Payton led to ex-Saints running back Tim Hightower being…Read More It’s no secret that Payton believes almost every skill-position spot on his team is interchangeable besides quarterback Drew Brees.
“I went out there and just tried to work as many moves as possible to see what was working,” Watt said. “I felt like the outside rush was definitely working.” It’s one game, but Watt provided a glimpse of why the Steelers were willing to grab the former Wisconsin standout 30th overall in this year’s…Read More Scott Tolzien is officially your early-season pick-six king.