Amari Cooper caught 5 passes for 131 yards and a touchdown tonight, as Cleveland dominated Cincinnati 32-13. Cooper also threw the first pass of his career on a double-reverse, which was intercepted.
Tua Tagovailoa and Jalen Hurts are two of the three nominees for the FedEx Air Player of the Week for Week 8. Derrick Henry is among the nominees for the corresponding FedEx Ground Player of the Week award.
Update on players injured yesterday – Mark Ingram has a Grade 2 MCL sprain, and is expected to miss 3-4 weeks. Dalvin Tomlinson (calf) and Irv Smith Jr. (ankle) were both forced out of Minnesota’s game, and were described as “week to week” by Vikings coach Kevin O’Connell. No word yet on the severity of Tony Brown’s hamstring injury.
KENS in San Antonio has a timeline recap of the bizarre events of last Friday night when San Antonio announced that it was waiving Josh Primo.
Jedrick Wills was among the Cleveland Browns players who brought Halloween festivities to a local children’s hospital.
Links to press conferences from today:
Mac Jones resumed his weekly appearance on WEEI today after a month’s absence.
Kareem Jackson was mic’d up for Denver’s Week 8 game against Jacksonville.
Week 9 Injury Reports
Practice Reports – Monday (Thursday Game):
- Did Not Practice – N/A
- Limited Participation – Landon Dickerson (resting player), Christian Harris (thigh).
- Full Participation – N/A
Scenes and Highlights
- Miller Forristall – elevated from the practice squad for Week 8 by the Cleveland Browns (standard elevation).
- Landon Collins – reverted back to the practice squad of the New York Giants following the end of Week 8.
- Joshua Primo – cleared waivers and is now an unrestricted free agent.
BASKETBALL ASVEL 80, Nancy 64. Retin Obasohan – 14 minutes, 1 point (0-1 3pg, 1-2 FT), 2 rebounds, 2 assists, 1 turnover, 2 fouls, -3. Milwaukee 110, Detroit 108. Braxton Key – DNP (coach’s decision). Utah 121, Memphis 105. Collin Sexton – 24 minutes, 15 points (2-5 2pg, 2-4 3pg, 5-5 FT), 2 rebounds, 2 steals, 2 turnovers, 4 fouls, +19. FOOTBALL Cleveland 32, Cincinnati 13. Amari Cooper – 5 catches, 131 yds, 1 TD; 0-1 passing, 1 INT Miller Forristall – active; no stats Jedrick Wills – active; no stats Ronnie Harrison – active; no stats Jonah Williams – active; no stats