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How Memphis football and LeBonheur Children's Hospital restored a tradition of fun, games

When Rodney Owens and Destun Thomas walked into LeBonheur Children's Hospital in July, they restarted a Memphis football tradition hindered by COVID.       

All for Tennessee

Tennessee basketball: Projecting Vols’ 2022-23 starting lineup

A key injury last year forces Rick Barnes to play small to great success, and it may have altered what Tennessee basketball will look like in the future. Both players who were involved in that are back as well as other crucial returning talent, and Barnes has added to that with another elite recruiting class […] Tennessee basketball: Projecting Vols’ 2022-23 starting lineup - All for Tennessee - All for Tennessee - A Tennessee Volunteers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

Centre Daily

PSU defensive linemen Adisa Isaac, PJ Mustiper are bouncing back this season. Here’s their plan

Penn State is known for its gritty defensive line play and ability to reach the quarterback on passing plays. But with the grittiness comes injuries. Two key factors to Penn …

Centre Daily

Penn State defensive coordinator Diaz talks about the return of Mustipher and Isaac

Penn State defensive coordinator Manny Diaz talks about PJ Mustipher and Adisa Isaac returning this season after injuries during media day on August 6, 2022. …

South Florida Sun-Sentinel

Hurricanes’ John Campbell Jr. gets starting opportunity after battling back from serious knee injury

Fifth-year offensive lineman John Campbell Jr. has a chance to work his way into the Hurricanes' starting lineup as he fills in for Zion Nelson at left tackle.

House of Sparky

ASU Football: Herm Edwards names Emory Jones starting quarterback, announces captains

Zac BonDurant Highly anticipated while also expected Emory Jones will be the starting quarterback for ASU football week one against NAU, according to head coach Herm Edwards. Edwards also announced the captains for the 2022 season: LaDarius Henderson, Case Hatch, Kyle Soelle, Merlin Robertson and Jones. Edwards also mentioned earlier this week that Michael Matus will be an honorary captain following his season-ending knee injury. Jones entered the transfer portal in March after throwing for 2,734 yards and 19 touchdowns on a 64.7 completion percentage at Florida in...

Arizona Desert Swarm

Arizona football training camp report: Day 12

Arizona Athletics Jayden de Laura is Arizona’s starting quarterback, but to expect him to stay healthy all season long is unrealistic. Having a competent backup at the position is key for the Wildcats, as we saw a year ago when injuries and inefficiency led to a revolving door at QB and an overall team passer rating (112.46) that ranked last in the Pac-12 and 115th-nationally. Wednesday morning’s practice, the 12th of Arizona’s preseason training camp, provided freshman Noah Fifita with his first chance to work exclusively with the first-team offense as he...

Burnt Orange Nation

Takeaways from Tuesday’s Texas open practice

Austin American-Statesman-USA TO The Longhorns allowed fans and media inside the stadium for a look at Steve Sarkisian’s team. On Tuesday, the Texas Longhorns made practice at Darrell K Royal-Texas Memorial Stadium open to media and several thousand fans as head coach Steve Sarkisian’s team prepares for Saturday’s second scrimmage with the season opener against the Louisiana-Monroe Warhawks looming less than three weeks away. Several players were not available for the Longhorns after suffering recent injuries. Junior wide receiver Isaiah Neyor watched from the...

Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Former Marquette star Justin Lewis out indefinitely for Chicago Bulls after knee injury

It hasn't been a smooth transition to professional basketball for Justin Lewis, who is out indefinitely after signing a two-way contract with the Chicago Bulls.       

Burnt Orange Nation

Bevo’s Daily Roundup: Isaiah Neyor to Texas fans: ‘I’ll be back’

Aaron E. Martinez/American-Statesman / USA TODAY NETWORK Plus: Kelvin Banks earns his own preseason honor Texas Longhorns wide receiver Isaiah Neyor, a redshirt junior who joined Texas after starting his career with the Wyoming Cowboys, is out for the year after suffering a knee injury. Given the news, Neyor sent a message to Texas fans. Thank y’all. I’ll be back— (@IsaiahNeyor) August 15, 2022 WHAT THE WISE MEN ARE SAYING ABOUT THE LONGHORNS Austin American-Statesman: Four observations from Texas football’s open practice on Tuesday Dallas Morning...

Building The Dam

Counting Down Oregon State’s Most Important Players for 2022: #8 - Linebacker John McCartan

Soobum Im-USA TODAY Sports After missing last season with a hamstring injury, McCartan should be back in action in 2022. Welcome back to Building the Dam’s Countdown of the 30 Most Important Players on the 2022 Football Team. Today, we’re taking a look at a player we haven’t seen since 2020, Linebacker John McCartan. #8 - Linebacker John McCartan Key Stats (from 2019) 21 Solo Tackles, 34 Total Tackles 5.5 Tackles for a Loss 3 Solo Sacks, 3.5 Total Sacks 2 Pass Deflections 1 Interception Its been awhile since McCartan was on the field for Oregon State. After...

OU Daily

OU football: How T.D. Roof’s season-ending injury impacts linebackers; position battles at offensive line, running back

Linebacker T.D. Roof suffered a biceps injury that will require season-ending surgery, Oklahoma coach Brent Venables announced after practice on Tuesday.

Burnt Orange Nation

Podcast: Reacting to a rough weekend

Austin American-Statesman-USA TODAY NETWORK Texas got an entire offseason’s bad news in a four-day period. The Texas Longhorns nearly made it through the offseason without the typical bad news, but seemingly saved it up for one weekend. After transfer wide receiver Agiye Hall’s arrest for misdemeanor vandalism, the Longhorns saw two key pieces go down with season-ending injuries. Offensive lineman Junior Angilau and wide receiver Isaiah Neyor will both miss the entirety of the 2022 season with non-contact knee injuries, highlighting an injury report that featured...

South Florida Sun-Sentinel

Hurricanes’ TreVonte’ Citizen suffers ‘significant’ injury, others working though minor injuries

Hurricanes freshman running back TreVonte' Citizen suffered a "significant" injury during fall camp, Mario Cristobal said.

Canes Warning

Miami Hurricanes RB Tre’Vonte Citizen has significant injury

Head coach Mario Cristobal told reporters after practice on Monday that true freshman running back Tre’Vonte Citizen suffered a significant injury during the Miami Hurricanes scrimmage on Saturday. No timetable was mentioned on how long Citizen will be out or what the injury could be. The injury is believed to be to Citizen’s knee. Citizen […] Miami Hurricanes RB Tre’Vonte Citizen has significant injury - Canes Warning - Canes Warning - A Miami Hurricanes blog

House of Sparky

ASU Football: Michael Matus season-ending injury, plus other flash notes from practice 8/15

Zac BonDurant Somber feel at practice Monday Monday’s ASU football practice took a somber turn during post-practice media availability when head coach Herm Edwards announced that fifth-year defensive end Michael Matus will miss the 2022 season with a torn ACL. After redshirting in 2018 and earning reserve snaps in 2019, Matus stepped onto the scene as a starter in the shortened 2020 season where he collected 3.5 tackles for loss and 1.5 sacks in four games. He was expected to start at defensive end this season. Matus says that he will focus on surgery and rehab, and...

Troy Nunes Is An Absolute Magician

Syracuse football in the NFL update: Unfortunate injury suffered by Trill Williams

Photo by David Rosenblum/Icon Sportswire via We check in on the alums looking to make NFL rosters Unfortunately injury issues seem to follow Syracuse Orange players to the NFL. Trill Williams will miss the 2022 season after tearing his ACL in the Miami Dolphins exhibition game opener over the weekend. “Without great tests, you won’t have a testimony. Without big battles, you won’t see big victories.” — Trill Williams (@TrillWilliams6) August 14, 2022 Williams had been gaining a lot of momentum during Miami’s training camp and was on a path towards...

Duke Basketball Report

Justise Winslow Update

 PORTLAND, OR - MARCH 23: Justice Winslow #26 of the Portland Trail Blazers drives to the basket during the game against the San Antonio Spurs on March 23, 2022 at the Moda Center Arena in Portland, Oregon. | Photo by Sam Forencich/NBAE via Here’s hoping he has a great year Justise Winslow seemed like a sure-fire NBA prospect coming out of Duke. He was highly prized; the Celtics had proposed a huge trade to get him which was turned down by Miami. Injuries have made Winslow’s path more difficult than it should have been and led to him being traded to Memphis....

Bama Hammer

Alabama Football: Against Bama what Steve Sarkisian could, should and must do

The Texas Longhorns football program faces a reality check against Alabama Football in Austin. On top of already being a decided underdog, recent injuries have moved the Longhorns from a long shot to pull off an upset – to no shot. A short list of the difficulties facing Sarkisian and the Longhorns begins with the […] Alabama Football: Against Bama what Steve Sarkisian could, should and must do - Bama Hammer - Bama Hammer - An Alabama Crimson Tide Community - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.

Journal & Courier

VIDEO: Purdue tight ends coach Ryan Wallace

Purdue has one of the best tight ends in the Big Ten with Payne Durham but lost a key backup when Garrett Miller suffered a season-ending injury       


Arizona State football defensive end Michael Matus to miss season with knee injury

Michael Matus was not just a key figure on the field but as one of the team leaders and most articulate athletes on the defensive side of the ball.       

The Smoking Musket

Tiering the Big 12 - Wide Receivers

Mikala Compton/American-Statesman / USA TODAY NETWORK The dust appears to be settling out wide as a new wave of playmakers are starting to make names for themselves. West By Pod is most of the way through our Big 12 deep dive series. Let’s sift through what we’ve learned and see if we can establish some sort of positional hierarchy in the conference. Tier 1 - They Look Great ***On Paper Oklahoma The Sooners lost a ton of production in the transfer portal, but in true Oklahoma fashion they get a former 5-star back from injury and restocked their coffers with a...

A Sea Of Blue

Keaton Upshaw’s return adds significant boost to Kentucky offense

Drew Brown - Sea of Blue The tight end who many thought could break out last year now has a chance to shine. Last summer, there were a lot of whispers around the Kentucky Wildcats football program about a player on the verge of having a breakout season. With a new offensive system in place and a great set of physical tools, this player was sure to turn heads the upcoming season. That player was Keaton Upshaw, the tight end from Lima, Ohio. Sadly, Upshaw suffered a season-ending injury before the season got underway and wasn’t able to have the breakout season many had...

The Salt Lake Tribune

Jets QB Zach Wilson having knee surgery after preseason injury

New York Jets quarterback Zach Wilson will have arthroscopic surgery on his injured right knee Tuesday in Los Angeles. Wilson suffered a bone bruise and torn meniscus during the Jets’ second offensive series Friday night in their preseason opener at Philadelphia.

Burnt Orange Nation

Report: Texas WR Isaiah Neyor and OL Junior Angilau have suffered season-ending injuries

Kevin Jairaj-USA TODAY Sports Saturday’s scrimmage reportedly featured two huge losses for the Longhorns. On Saturday, the first scrimmage for the Texas Longhorns resulted in three significant injuries for head coach Steve Sarkisian’s program — according to a report from Geoff Ketchum of Orangebloods, junior wide receiver Isaiah Neyor and redshirt senior offensive lineman Junior Angilau both suffered season-ending knee injuries, while senior running back Roshon Johnson suffered an ankle injury that could cause him to miss several games. Neyor, a transfer from...

Arizona Desert Swarm

Report: Arizona point guard Kylan Boswell expected to miss some of 2022-23 season recovering from foot injury

Photo by John Jones/Icon Sportswire via Don’t expect to see incoming Arizona Wildcats point guard Kylan Boswell running up and down the court this fall. Arizona coach Tommy Lloyd told The Athletic’s Seth Davis and the Arizona Daily Star’s Bruce Pascoe that Boswell will be out until at least midseason recovering from surgery to repair a stress fracture in his foot. Boswell, a 17-year old, 6-foot-1 freshman from Chandler, reclassified to enroll at Arizona this fall. Considered one of the top point guards in the 2023 class, Boswell instead opted to go to college...

A Sea Of Blue

Highlights, box score and MVP from Wildcats’ win over Bahamas National Team

UK Athletics Antonio Reeves’ hot shooting was the surge Kentucky needed in the second half of Sunday’s game. The Kentucky Wildcats’ Big Blue Bahamas Tour has been full of highlights, team bonding and new faces making plays at both ends of the court. Whether it’s freshmen, a player seeing their first minutes as Wildcats due to previous injuries, or a player who transferred to Kentucky for this season, all have been bright spots during the four exhibition games. The Wildcats won all four by an average of 49.5 points and averaged 106.5 points per game. Adou...

State of The U

2022 Miami Hurricanes Player Preview: Jaylan Knighton

Charles LeClaire-USA TODAY Sports The Canes have a loaded backfield, but Jaylan “The Rooster” Knighton is Primed for Breakout Season in his First Draft-Eligible Season The Miami Hurricanes have an absolutely loaded backfield, but if there is a back familiar with the Canes personnel and ready to be the bellcow, it’s Deerfield Beach product, Jaylan Knighton. Knighton stepped up last season as the team’s starting running back after veteran ball carrier, Cam’Ron Harris, went down due to injury. And in his two seasons at the U, Knighton has strung together an...

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.