Trevon Diggs was named NFC Defensive Player of the Month for September. Diggs finished the month leading the NFL in passes broken up with six, and his three interceptions is tied for the league lead.
Golf Channel reported today that Jim “Bones” Mackay will be replacing Jimmy Johnson as Justin Thomas’ caddie. In a social media post, Thomas confirmed later in the day that Johnson advised him after the Ryder Cup that he was ready to pursue other opportunities. Johnson has been Thomas’ caddie since he joined the tour in 2015, and has been on the bag for all but one of Thomas’ 14 professional wins. Ironically, Mackay filled in for Johnson for that win.
Baltimore area restaurant EC Diner has debuted a new menu to benefit the Bradley and Nikki Bozeman Foundation.
Emma Talley did a lengthy interview for the Birdies and Burnouts blog.
Josh Jacobs returned to practice today after having missed the last two games with an ankle injury.
Ryan Kelly met with the Indianapolis media, and noted that Wednesday’s practice was one of the most physical ones since he’s been in Indianapolis.
Trevon Diggs spoke to the media today, and expressed gratitude for his Defensive Player of the Month today. He also dropped a “rat poison” reference in regard to reading too much praise online.
Preston Dial guests on the 3rd and 3 podcast.
Trent Richardson appears on the East West Football Podcast to discuss his Futbol Americano De Mexico involvement.
Week 4 Injury Reports
Practice Reports – Thursday:
- Full Participation – Landon Dickerson (hip)
- Limited Participation – Anthony Averett (ankle), Josh Jacobs (ankle)
- Did Not Practice – Derrick Henry (rest), Julio Jones (hamstring), Terrell Lewis (rest), Jedrick Wills (ankle)
Scenes and Highlights
GOLF Swiss Challenge Rd 1: Gavin Moynihan – 68, -4, T21 Korn Ferry Tour Qualifying Stage 1 Kannapolis Rd 3: Dru Love – 69-71-68, -5, T22 Carolina Golf Classic Rd 1: Janie Jackson – 69, -3, T23 Sanderson Farms Championship Rd 1: Michael Thompson – 70, -2, T50 Trey Mullinax – 70, -2, T50 Davis Riley – 71, -1, T71 Lee Hodges – 72, E, T101 BASKETBALL Euroleague Regular Season Rd 1 Monaco 75, Panathinaikos Athens 63. Donta Hall – 10 minutes, 10 points (5-7 FG), 5 rebounds, 1 block, 2 fouls. BASEBALL Jacksonville 7, Gwinnett 5. Thomas Burrows – 2 IP, 0 R, 2 H, 1 BB, 2 K, 1 pickoff. FOOTBALL Cincinnati 24, Jacksonville 21. Jonah Williams – no stats Cam Robinson – no stats