WILD: Minnesota is 8 2 0 over their last 10. But they are also depsreately trying to hold onto a playoff spot in the West. As much as this club has grown offensively, it is still remarkably responsible on defence, including 21 1 2 when leading a game after 20 minutes.
According to an ESPN “Outside the Lines” report, at least 16 football players were accused of sexual assault or violence against women since Dantonio became coach. The Spartans are 100 45 in the 11 seasons Dantonio has been at the school, including 10 3 in 2017. Joe D and Wayne Norman will always be the voices of the Huskies, even if new broadcast rights holder ESPN Radio doesn’t bring them along..
Love the organization. It a great locker room. (There a lot of really good, supportive people around the organization, so I think it a good situation.. Sports are, of course, everywhere on TV these days, and, at a time when people are fascinated with reality shows, sports are the ultimate reality TV. Sure, producers of shows such as “The Bachelor” can keep some people on the edge of their seats about whether Catherine or Lindsay will get a rose, but for real drama, look at Johnny Manziel, who has been at the heart of numerous scandals, including whether he was paid to sign autographs. Or, look at the Pirates.
On working with former NFL QB Zac Robinson in preparation for camp and his ties with Jackson:”He played under Coach Jackson for three, four years when he was in the NFL so he just kind of understands how practices ran and the expectations that Coach Jackson has of a quarterback. He was going to prepare me for that the whole two months up until I got here. With that, it had a lot more to do with the way I conduct myself as a quarterback than just the playbook in itself.
In referencing the award being named for Gen. Neyland, the successful former Tennessee coach, Coach Dickey also said that Gen. Neyland’s famous maxims for success in football were mentioned by former Tennessee player and coach Bob Woodruff when coach Dickey played for him at Florida.
There have been two one loss champions: the 2001 Los Angeles Lakers (15 1) and 1983 Philadelphia 76ers (12 1). Comedian Kevin Hart and NFL star Odell Beckham Jr. Were among the courtside celebrities. Was all Indian on that sweater. It was made for me. Passes over a picture of him at centre ice at the old Edmonton Gardens before the last game of his junior hockey regular season career.
STREAKS, STATS AND NOTES Titans have lost nine straight road games to Colts and are still seeking first win at Lucas Oil Stadium. Tennessee rallied from 10 point deficit in final 25 minutes in October to snap 11 game overall skid in series. He always going to have a home at Ohio State. Darnold, who became the first Trojans quarterback ever with more than 4,000 yards passing in a season, has until Jan. 15 to decide if he will head to the NFL or return to USC for another season.