Tuesday , 28 March 2023

Daily Archives: November 3, 2022

LSU Tigers Wire previews Alabama-LSU in Week 10

No. 6 Alabama is set to travel to Baton Rouge this weekend to take on No. 10 LSU in the famous Tiger Stadium. The Alabama-LSU matchup has become one of the most anticipated contests each and every college football season. This weekend’s matchup fits the bill too. LSU is fresh off a win over Ole Miss while the Crimson Tide …

Read More »

Jalen Hurts cheering for Phillies in World Series despite Astros photo

Thursday is Houston vs. Philadelphia night, with the Houston Astros and Philadelphia Phillies facing off in Game 5 of the World Series on FOX and the Philadelphia Eagles playing the Houston Texans on Thursday Night Football.  And nobody better encapsulates the sports clash between the two cities than Jalen Hurts.  The Eagles quarterback has led his team to a 7-0 …

Read More »

Podcast: Week 9 Preview

It’s NFL season and that means you’ve got a chance at $100,000 with Sunday Night 7. Predict what will happen on Sunday Night Football and watch along to see if you’ll be the next big winner. Click here to get started with the NBC Sports Predictor app. Patrick Daugherty (@RotoPat), Denny Carter (@CDCarter13), Patrick Kerrane (@PatKerrane) and Kyle Dvorchak (@kyletweetshere) …

Read More »

William Jackson III happy to join Steelers after feeling they’d draft him in 2016: I thought it was happening

If you told William Jackson III six-and-a-half years ago that he would be on the Steelers’ practice field in 2022, he probably wouldn’t have been surprised. It’s how everything transpired that likely would have been the surprise to the soon-to-be rookie cornerback.   Expecting to be drafted by the Steelers, Jackson was instead selected by the Bengals, who owned the …

Read More »

Saints place WR Michael Thomas on injured reserve, needs toe surgery

The unfortunate hits keep coming for Saints star wideout Michael Thomas, as coach Dennis Allen announced Thursday that Thomas will require surgery on a dislocated toe and that the team will place him on injured reserve. Thomas’ season is likely over, according to Allen.  Thomas suffered the toe injury in a Week 3 loss at Carolina. Assuming his season is …

Read More »

Roy Williams to be honored during Baylor game

The man known as “Superman” Roy Williams will receive an NFF Hall of Fame On Campus Salute in honor of his induction to the College Football Hall of Fame. The salute will take place between the first and second quarter of the Oklahoma Sooners-Baylor Bears game on Saturday. Williams had a fantastic career in Norman for the Sooners, but his …

Read More »

Jets’ Wilson focused on improving, not his critics, doubters

The critics of Zach Wilson seem louder this week, the doubts about his ability at an all-time high. The word ”bust” has been floated around by some fans and reporters when referring to the New York Jets quarterback, who’s coming off the worst game of his second NFL season. A four-game winning streak muted much of it until last Sunday, …

Read More »

Ex-Tennessee QB Erik Ainge says atmosphere at Georgia games is ‘overrated’

Getty Images When No. 1 Tennessee travels to Athens for a highly anticipated matchup against No. 3 Georgia, it will be met with a hostile environment in Sanford Stadium on Saturday afternoon. While most assume crowd noise will be a major factor between the hedges, one former Volunteers quarterback says playing in Athens is not all that daunting. Former Tennessee …

Read More »

NFC North grades: How have Bears, Lions, Packers and Vikings fared in 2022?

Carmen Vitali NFC North Reporter Who had the NFC North being fun on their 2022 bingo card? More specifically, who predicted the Minnesota Vikings holding the strongest division lead of any team in the league? That’s exactly what’s happening in this topsy-turvy season, which is just par for the course. But what does that actually look like for each team …

Read More »

Nick reacts to Jaguars trading for suspended Falcons WR Calvin Ridley | What’s Wright? Nick reacts to Jaguars trading for suspended Falcons WR Calvin Ridley | What’s Wright? *Nick reacts to Jaguars trading for suspended Falcons WR Calvin Ridley | What’s Wright?