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The Collegian

How K-State’s Noah Johnson worked his way back into football

After dealing with injuries Noah Johnson thought he was done with football, but his passion drove him to a scholarship onto K-State's team

Addicted To Quack

Duck Tape: Film Analysis of Stanford

A preview of Oregon’s week 4 opponent in Palo Alto Offense Stanford’s offense faces all of the same challenges as last year, and without many of the saving graces that made them so dangerous. As discussed in my summer preview, this roster entered the year in a tight spot between the loss of several transformational skill players and problems in recruitment; at this point a frightening amount of injuries has left its current state a shadow of the brutally effective offense of the past decade. The core of Coach Shaw’s offensive identity is running the ball with power, with a 50/50...

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Utah Opponent Preview: USC Offense

Kirby Lee-USA TODAY Sports Even before the 2019 season kicked off, USC’s offense seemed cursed. Starting with the blink-and-you-missed-it hiring of offensive coordinator, Kliff Kingsbury, who bolted for the NFL before the ink had dried on his contract, to the deluge of transfers, which mired the Trojans as last as last week when wideout Devon Williams announced his intentions to leave the program, just days after quarterback Jack Sears opted to sit out this season with the intention to find a new team in 2020, to the opening week injury to incumbent starting quarterback, JT Daniels,...

State of The U

Miami Hurricanes News and Notes: Silvera close to returning, Wallpapers of the week, looking ahead to Central Michigan

State of the U Illustration by Mike Meredith Your Thursday roundup, Canes Good morning! Let’s get into your Miami Hurricanes news and notes for September 19th. DT Nesta Silvera close to returning to action A top-of-the-rotation player at DT in line for a big role this season, sophomore Nesta Jade Silvera has been out since having foot surgery in August. But, after missing much of Miami’s fall camp and first 3 games of the year, Silvera looks to be heading toward a return to the field. Miami head coach Manny Diaz said that Silvera was back at practice on Wednesday (along with LB...

Detroit Free Press

UW defenders know they must be wary of the running ability of Michigan quarterback Shea Patterson

Michigan quarterback Shea Patterson was slowed in the first two games by an oblique injury but said this week he is fully recovered.        

Detroit Free Press

Michigan football QB Shea Patterson says 'we're not going to apologize for being 2-0'

Michigan quarterback Shea Patterson says he has recovered from an oblique injury and the offense on the football team is not worried about criticism.        

Detroit Free Press

Michigan left tackle Jon Runyan Jr. expected to play at Wisconsin

Michigan Wolverines expected to have senior left tackle Jon Runyan Jr. back from injury against the Wisconsin Badgers        

State of The U

It’s Almost Nesta Silvera Time In Miami

Photo by Rich Graessle/Icon Sportswire via The Hurricanes talented defensive tackle is close to returning Wednesday practice for the Hurricanes and there was a glorious sighting, Nesta Jade Silvera was there and participating. This was the first time we’ve seen #1 on the field since the sophomore defensive tackle suffered an injury to his right foot early in fall camp. Nesta Silvera and Patrick Joyner both on the field today as well. #Canes— Manny Navarro (@Manny_Navarro) September 18, 2019 One of the stars of the 2018 recruiting class along with Brevin Jordan and Lorenzo...

House of Sparky

ASU Football: Practice Report (9/18)

Andrew Palla/House of Sparky Back to the basics ASU football is back in Tempe after a wild finish in East Lansing, Saturday against Michigan State. The Sun Devils were able to pull off the upset and reach the top-25 for the first time this year. Now, the Sun Devils prepare for their first PAC-12 game against the Colorado Buffaloes. Here’s what we saw from our 25-minute viewing period. Last Practice: Tuesday, September 17 Next Practice: Tuesday, September 24 Mandrake of the Week: Tillman safety Evan Fields (Career high 13 tackles against Michigan State) Injury Update Linebackers Stanley...

Miami Herald

The latest on Lorenzo Lingard, Mark Pope and Romeo Finley from Miami practice Tuesday

The Miami Hurricanes didn’t quite make it through their 63-0 blowout win against the FCS Bethune-Cookman Wildcats unscathed. Mark Pope and Romeo Finley both went down with injuries in the …

Detroit Free Press

Michigan State football left tackle Kevin Jarvis (leg injury) out at least six weeks

Michigan State football will be without left tackle Kevin Jarvis for Saturday's Big Ten opener at Northwestern.        

The Salt Lake Tribune

A former BYU football player is dropping his concussion-related lawsuit

Former BYU linebacker Larry Carr intends to drop his lawsuit against the school, because he’s encouraged about the brain treatment he’s receiving and the athletic department’s potential interest in joining a study designed to help athletes.

Addicted To Quack

Oregon Tight End Cam McCormick To Miss 2019 Season

Photo by William Mancebo/ The Ducks lose another key skill position player plus some other injury news Per Mario Cristobal, Oregon tight end Cam McCormick will miss the rest of the 2019 season due to injury Mario Cristobal said Cam McCormick is going to miss the entire 2019 season due to injury. #GoDucks— Rob Moseley (@DuckFootball) September 16, 2019 McCormick injured his ankle during the latter portions of fall camp and has been seen trying to warm up during the past three games but ultimately was not able to participate. He now has been unable to play for the Ducks for the...

BT Powerhouse

Report: There’s A “Chance” That Jordan Bohannon Could Play This Year

Kevin Jairaj-USA TODAY Sports An interesting report for the Hawkeyes. Some interesting news came from Jon Rothstein on Monday morning that could have a significant impact for the Iowa Hawkeyes moving forward. Rothstein reported that there is a “chance” that star guard Jordan Bohannon could return to the lineup this season. Earlier reports had indicated that he would be sidelined for the year. Fran McCaffery tells me "there's still a chance" that Jordan Bohannon (hip) could play this year.McCaffery: "Not playing yet and won't be playing for a while."Bohannon had surgery following...

Addicted To Quack

Quack Fix 9-16-19: Weekend Wrap Up

ARLINGTON, TEXAS - AUGUST 31: Justin Herbert #10 of the Oregon Ducks hands the ball off to CJ Verdell #7 of the Oregon Ducks during the Advocare Classic at AT&T Stadium on August 31, 2019 in Arlington, Texas. | Photo by Tom Pennington/ Oregonlive gives us 10 takeaways from the Oregon win over Montana this weekend. Included are the growing number of injuries, questions with the running game, and the strong play of the defense. Volleyball lost all three of their top ten matchups this weekend, culminating with a loss in straight sets against 4th ranked Penn State. Oregon is now 2-3 on the...

Burnt Orange Nation

Three Texas players are probable against Oklahoma State

Photo by Tim Warner/ Good news for the Longhorns. One starter sat out for the Texas Longhorns last Saturday against the Rice Owls and two more players suffered injuries during the game, but head coach Tom Herman said that all three players are probable for the Big 12 opener in Austin against the Okahoma State Cowboys on Saturday. Senior wide receiver Collin Johnson missed the Rice game due to a hamstring issue that bothered him the week before, but he’ll return to practice on Tuesday. Johnson has seven catches for 108 yards and a touchdown in two games this season as opponents have...


Tom Herman, on Texas’ pass defense: ‘We are what our stats say we are’

Tom Herman’s Oklahoma State game-week press conference has come and gone.   What you need to know: 1. Injury updates: Three key Horns are injured but all are considered probable for Saturday. Center Zach Shackelford (sprained foot) will be “fairly limited” in practice today, linebacker Joseph Ossai (sprained shoulder) won’t practice today but should on […]

Burnt Orange Nation

Texas C Zach Shackelford out for Rice game with foot injury

Photo by John Rivera/Icon Sportswire via The Longhorns center was taken to the locker room with an injury to his right foot. One of the big goals for the Texas Longhorns heading into the game with the Rice Owls was to come away injury-free and that may not be the case. After getting rolled onto in the second quarter, starting center Zach Shackelford was slow to get up and left the field walking with the assistance of coaches and trainers. A short time later he was carted off the sideline with his right sock and shoe removed, an apparent right foot injury. Zach Shackelford, with his...

Burnt Orange Nation

Texas C Zach Shackelford carted off the sideline with foot injury

Photo by John Rivera/Icon Sportswire via The Longhorns’ center was taken to the locker room with an apparent injury to his right foot. One of the big goals for the Texas Longhorns heading into the game with the Rice Owls was to come away injury-free and that may not be the case. After getting rolled onto in the second quarter, starting center Zach Shackelford was slow to get up and left the field walking with the assistance of coaches and trainers. A short time later he was carted off the sideline with his right sock and shoe removed, an apparent right foot injury. Zach...

The Salt Lake Tribune

Despite injuries, BYU’s defense comes up big when it counts in the win over USC

Provo • On a 3rd-and-6, after his team had forced BYU to settle for a field goal to start overtime, USC quarterback Kedon Slovis’s pass tipped by Cougar linebacker Kavika Fonua — and intercepted by teammate Dayan Ghanwoloku.

Canes Warning

Miami Football: Lorenzo Lingard expected to play vs. Central Michigan

Sophomore running back Lorenzo Lingard was expected to see playing time on Saturday afternoon for the Miami football team. An injury suffered during the week continued to keep Lingard from making his 2019 season debut. No mention of the injury to Lorenzo Lingard during the week in practice was made by anyone associated with the […] Miami Football: Lorenzo Lingard expected to play vs. Central Michigan - Canes Warning - Canes Warning - A Miami Hurricanes blog

Arizona Desert Swarm

Arizona volleyball goes 3-0 at Kansas Invitational

Elizabeth Shelton and the Wildcast had their first 3-0 weekend of the season at the Kansas Invitational. | Photo by Jacob Snow/Icon Sportswire via The Arizona Wildcats have already faced some challenges this season. Players lost to injury and disciplinary action. A letdown against Samford. A tough Nebraska team. This week, the task was to be effective in their second straight week on the road. The team left Tucson on Wednesday because their plane was due to fly out of Phoenix at 8 a.m. the following morning. Head coach Dave Rubio said that he didn’t want the players to have to get up...

Burnt Orange Nation

Texas WR Collin Johnson out against Rice with hamstring injury

Photo by John Rivera/Icon Sportswire via The issue nagged Johnson last week against the Tigers and will keep him out against the Owls on Saturday. HOUSTON — When the Texas Longhorns kick off against the Rice Owls on Saturday evening at NRG Stadium, the offense will be without senior wide receiver Collin Johnson, who will miss the game with a hamstring injury, according to school officials. Johnson said this week that his hamstring was bothering him against LSU last weekend and it’s not healed enough for the medical staff to clear him against Rice. Through two games, Johnson has...

Miami Herald

Mark Pope finally breaks out for Miami. But injury cuts short day against Bethune-Cookman

Mark Pope couldn’t help but smile after he made the most memorable play of his still-young career for the Miami Hurricanes. With Miami’s offense scuffling in the first half against …

Detroit Free Press

Why Michigan State football's new long snapper hopes you don't learn his name

Get to know Michigan State football's Jude Pedrozo, a true freshman long snapper who became the starter last week after an injury to Ryan Armour.        

Building The Dam

Injury Report: Jermar Jefferson, Jordan Whittley among those not playing today

Jennifer Buchanan-USA TODAY Sports Tyjon Lindsey, Matthew Tago, and Jeffrey Manning Jr. are also not dressing for today’s game. The Beavers are still looking for their first win of the season, and today against Cal Poly they’ll have to try for it without some of their best players. Reports have come out that several of the Beavers’ stars will miss the game. Among them is the face of the offense; after being limited and limping in the second half of the loss to Hawaii, Jermar Jefferson is reported to be out for today’s game. Without Jefferson, Artavis Pierce will get the...

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Utes in the NFL Week 1

Bob Donnan-USA TODAY Sports Here is a recap of what some former Utah Utes did in the NFL this week. Eric Weddle Eric Weddle received a concussion during Los Angeles’ 30-27 win over Carolina. Weddle was carted off the field in the second quarter after he collided with the left knee of Panthers running back Christian McCaffrey. McCaffrey was attempting to hurdle Weddle. Weddle suffered a cut to the head during the incident and was put in the concussion protocol. Weddle is back at practice and on track to play in week two. Eric Rowe Eric Rowe made 11 tackles (nine solo) in the Miami...

Clemson is fully equipped to DOMINATE | Time to Schein

Adam Schein and College Football Analyst Houston Nutt take a look at the Clemson Tigers and why they are fully equipped to dominate this season. The guys also discuss Dylan Moses' injury, expectations for Jalen Hurts, Oregon vs. Auburn predictions, and th

UCF QB McKenzie Milton optimistic about returning in 2020 | SC with SVP

McKenzie Milton joins Scott Van Pelt to give an update on his rehab from a devastating leg injury during the 2018 season, and he explains why he is optimistic about a possible return to the quarterback position for the UCF Knights in 2020. ✔

Zion Williamson's injury scare | Time to Schein

Evan Washburn & Gary Parrish discuss comments Duke Blue Devils Zion Williamson's knee injury and how it might affect his time.