QB Justin Fields will be able to play immediately at Ohio State.Fields was granted a hardship waiver.Expectations for new Head Coach Ryan Day and the Buckeyes, as Fields will most likely start with Tate Martell transferring to Miami.
Julian Edelman caught ten passes for one hundred forty-one yards,as he won the Super Bowl MVP,the seventh receiver to do it.The New England Patriots’s defense stymied the LA Rams offense,the eleventh best in NFL history to a field goal.In the lowest scoring Super Bowl of all time,Bill Belicheck outcoached Sean McVay in a game that was tied midway through the thirdquarter.Tom Brady got it to his playmakers (Edelman and Rob Gronkowski) and that led them to a win in one of the most dominant defensive performances in Super Bowl history.
Bill Belicheck versus Sean McVay.Tom Brady verus Jared Goff.Julian Edelman versus Robert Woods.Trey Flowers verus Aaron Donald.Patriots versus Rams.The Rams should dominate the first half and take a commading 27-10 lead into halftime.But with the likes of Tom Brady,Rob Gronkowski,Julian Edelman,and Chris Hogan the Patriots should have some offensive success,and win 38-27.
9.North Carolina got revenge on Louisville,with a win in 15.Louisville,79-69.Luke Maye scored twenty points and added eleven rebounds,adding another double-double to his name.
19.LSU was upset by Arkansas,90-89.Arkansas held an eighteen point lead at a point,last the lead,and got it back.LSU had three chances at a game winner.Arkansas Center and NBA prospect Daniel Gafford scored twenty-three points and added eight rebounds.Duke crushed St. John’s 91-61,Indiana upset Michigan 79-75,Virginia Tech held NC State to twenty-four points,while only scoring forty-six themselves, and Tennessee and Virginia survived tests versus Texas A&M and Miami respectively.
Kansas City Chiefs QB Patrick Mahomes wins the NFL MVP and offensive player of the year with fifty touchdowns and 5,097 yards.New York Giants RB Saquon Barkley won the Rookie of the Year while Indianapolis Colts QB Andrew Luck won the Comeback Player of the Year,coming off of a back injury.Chicago Bears Head Coach Matt Nagy won the NFL’s Coach of the Year after a successful year in the Windy City. Aaron Donald,the DT for the Super Bowl bound LA Rams,has won the NFL defensive Player of the Year
Jerry Jones said that current Dallas Cowboys Head Coach Jason Garrett’s contract will likely not be extended.
Arkansas Men’s Basketball has won two straight games,both in conference,over Georgia 70-60 and 19.LSU 90-89.
Arkansas football gets ready for national signing day on Wednesday as they look to get committed players signed and add to their already top twenty ranked recruiting class according to ESPN.Arkansas alums playing in the Super Bowl:DE Trey Flowers (Patriots),QB Brandon Allen (Rams),DE Deatrich Wise (Patriots),WR Cody Hollister (Patriots),OL Dan Skipper (Patriots).
The New York Knicks have sent star power forward Kristaps Porzingis to the Dallas Mavericks for guard Dennis Smith,center DeAndre Jordan,wing Wesley Matthews,and two first round picks.Porzingis asked for a trade,allegedly reported by ESPN,yesterday morning,and then was traded later that day.
New Orleans Pelicans big man Anthony Davis states he does not intend to re-sign with the Pelicans (ESPN) and wants a trade from team.The Los Angeles Lakers have shown great interest in New Orleans’s big man.
Kentucky grinded out a win over Kansas 71-63,with forward Reid Travis leading the way with eighteen points and twelve rebounds.Other games in the SEC-Big 12 Challenge included Texas Tech’s edging of Arkansas 67-64,Iowa State’s thirteen point win over Ole Miss,and Tennessee’s blowout of West Virginia.In other games Duke survived a scare from Georgia Tech and Virginia blew out Notre Dame in the ACC.
To start us off, Arkansas basketball got a win over Missouri to snap their four game conference losing streak.Then, last night, they were edged by the hot shooting number fourteen ranked Texas Tech,67-64.Daniel Gafford scored sixteen points and added five rebounds.
Pro Bowlers for the Dallas Cowboys include QB Dak Prescott,RB Ezekiel Elliott,WR Amari Cooper,OT Tyron Smith,OG Zack Martin,DE DeMarcus Lawrence,LB Leighton Vander Esch, and CB Byron Smith.Emmitt Smith,the former Cowboys RB is a legend co-captain of the NFC team with former Bears LB Brian Urlacher.
There was no Arkansas football news, but Arkansas baseball held a preseason scrimmage as they look to get back to the national championship after a devastating defeat at the hands of Oregon State on June 29,2018.