The Athletic has a feature on Trevon Diggs, and how he emerged from his brother’s shadow to create his own path. Diggs’ mother is quoted on her initial reaction to Diggs’ position switch in his sophomore spring.
Tom Lovelady has a two-stroke lead going into the final round of the Big Money Golf Classic, which is an independent tournament with at $400,000 purse and a $100,000 first place prize. See Lovelady’s post-round interview below.
Three more Alabama players (Jaylen Waddle, Ronnie Harrison, Eddie Jackson) landed on COVID Reserve today, bringing to 9 the total currently on the last, with 8 coming this week.
Kareem Jackson held his annual Shop with a Jock event at a Denver-area Wal-Mart this week. Jackson virtually hosted the shopping spree.
List of press conferences:
Patrick Surtain II appeared on NFL Now ahead of tonight’s Thursday Night Football telecast.
Rashaan Evans appeared on the Jim Rome Show today.
Justin Thomas and father Mike had a press conference in advance of Saturdays’ PNC Championship. The pair are defending champions of the event. Thomas talks about taking last year’s PNC belts to Tiger Woods’ house at Christmas last year, as well as some good advice he received from Woods earlier in his career.
Tom Lovelady talked about his round today at the Big Money Golf Classic, and where his golf game is in general after the round.
Week 15 Injury Reports
Game Status Report – Saturday Games:
- Questionable – Christian Barmore (knee), Damien Harris (hamstring), Ryan Kelly (knee, illness).
- Doubtful – N/A
- Out – N/A
Practice Reports – Thursday:
- Did Not Practice – Isaiah Buggs (ankle), Ryan Kelly (knee, illness), C.J. Mosley (rest), Reggie Ragland (illness).
- Limited Participation – Christian Barmore (knee), Damien Harris (hamstring), Jalen Hurts (ankle), Kareem Jackson (back).
- Full Participation – Quinnen Williams (shoulder).
- Ronnie Harrison – placed on the Reserve / COVID-19 list by the Cleveland Browns.
- Eddie Jackson – placed on the Reserve / COVID-19 list by the Chicago Bears.
- Jaylen Waddle – placed on the Reserve / COVID-19 list by the Miami Dolphins.
SWIMMING FINA World Championships Women’s 50m Breaststroke Prelims: Diana Petkova – 30.98 seconds, 25th overall FINA World Championships Women’s 100m Backstroke Prelims: Rhyan White – 56.76 seconds, 5th overall; advances to semifinals FINA World Championships Men’s 4x100m Freestyle Prelim: Brazil – 3:08.40, 5th overall; advances to finals Kaique Alves – 47.30 seconds on 3rd leg FINA World Championships Women’s 100m Backstroke Semifinals: Rhyan White – 56.05 seconds, T-2nd overall; advances to finals FINA World Championships Men’s 4x100m Freestyle Finals: Brazil – DQ’ed Kaique Alves – DNS BASKETBALL Maccabi Raanana 107, Maccabi Ironi Ramat Gan 102. Ricky Tarrant – DNP Austin 112, Lakeland 101. Joshua Primo – 34 minutes, 21 points (6-16 2pg, 2-6 3pg, 2-2 FT), 5 rebounds, 4 assists, 1 steal, 4 turnovers, 4 fouls. GOLF Big Money Golf Classic Rd 2: Tom Lovelady – 68-63, -9, 1st Davis Shore – 74-67, +1, cut FOOTBALL Kansas City 34, Los Angeles Chargers 28 (F/OT). Jarran Reed – 3 tackles Derrick Gore – no stats