The Washington Wizards return home after a wild Western Conference road trip that had them dealing with a bump, a Ball, a tussle and some young Kings.
Before a battle Friday with LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers, the Wizards tangle Wednesday with a Phoenix Suns team coming off a comeback win while on the verge of a roster shakeup.
Officials later ruled that Miller did not maintain possession of the ball, negating a potential touchdown catch.
Fox said Miller was in good spirits, and “pretty much wanted his touchdown back.”
Miller was not “out of the woods by any stretch,” Fox said, “but it’s as good as could be expected at this point.”
1. Everson Griffen is the front-runner for Defensive Player of the Year — Griffen got to Kizer in the fourth quarter to give him a sack in each of Minnesota’s eight games. The eighth-year veteran now has 10 sacks on the season and joined former Colts pass rushers Dwight Freeney (2009) and Robert Mathis (2005) as the only players in NFL history to record a sack in each of his team’s first eight games.
2. The Vikings are the clear favorites in the NFC North — Minnesota (6-2) already has a win over the Packers (4-3), knocking out MVP quarterback Aaron Rodgers in the process and Cheap Jerseys Soccer will look for seasons sweeps of the Packers and Bears in December. After Cheap Jerseys Toronto the Vikings play the Redskins out of the bye and then play host to the Rams, they’ll look to avenge one of their two losses with a trip to Detroit.
The Los Angeles Lakers were locked in to deliver their best effort of the season. The Detroit Pistons were anything but ready, and the gap between the two mindsets was obvious.
Julius Randle scored 17 points, Lonzo Ball added 13 and the Lakers smashed the Pistons 113-93 on Tuesday night.
Brady was then asked if he is surprised the Patriots decided he is not only the present, but also the future at age 40.
“Well, I don’t know what that means,” he responded. “This is a week-to-week league. Things change so quickly from week to week, year to year. Everyone is concerned; in my mind, this is all about this season and us trying to win.
The Bears announced on Monday that vascular surgeons at University Medical Center New Orleans stabilized Miller’s injury, which was diagnosed as a torn popliteal artery.
A source told ESPN’s Chris Mortensen later Monday that the artery was found “shredded from above the knee joint to below the knee” by the vascular surgeons, who diagnosed Miller’s injury as a lateral subluxation. There is also orthopedic damage to the knee, the source said.
Walker scored nine of his 27 points in a fourth-quarter rally as the Cheap Jerseys Premier League Charlotte handed the Memphis Grizzlies their first home loss of the season with a 104-99 win Monday night.
“I was just trying to make plays. Trying to do what I can to help my Cheap Jerseys Outlet Shop teammates,” Walker said of the final stretch, where he also added a couple of assists. “My main focus was to continue to be aggressive, and if I can’t score, try to find other people to score.”
Bryce Love was off and Saquon Barkley was piling up style points right from the jump against Michigan, burning the nation’s top defense for a 68-yard carry on his first play. The crazy thing about this Heisman race is how it became even more running back heavy, with Notre Dame’s Josh Adams running through rival USC on a national TV stage.
The selection committee meets at the Gaylord Texan Resort in Grapevine, Texas, every Monday and Tuesday, starting Oct. 30 this year. The committee members each vote on a computer and, in groups of six or eight, they debate and rank the teams through seven rounds of voting. They each come prepared with their own preliminary top 30, but rank only 25. They are guided by the following non-weighted criteria “to decide among teams that are comparable:”
Whether Elliott will “win” a so-far successful appeals process comes down to his latest injunction hearing, scheduled for Monday. If the presiding judge sides with the league and Elliott’s suspension begins, the question must be asked:
Would the Cowboys have been better off had Elliott just accepted his six-game punishment in the first place?
The Cowboys are 4-3 going into Week 9. Their losses have come to the Packers and Rams at home, and to the Broncos on the road, with Elliott being a non-factor in Denver. Their wins have come in Cheap Jackie Robinson Jerseys comfortable fashion against the Giants, Cardinals, 49ers and Redskins.
Based on that schedule and with a few twists (like Los Angeles being much better and New York being much worse than expected), Dallas’ record through seven games seems about Cheap International Soccer Jerseys right. The Cowboys probably would have paved a similar path without Elliott given they were projected to go 4-2 with him.