Derrick Henry and Quinnen Williams were named AFC Offensive and Defensive Players of the Month for October. For Henry, it’s his 3rd player of the month award, with the other two coming in December 2018 and October 2020. Williams is a first-time winner of the award.
In Josh Primo news, Dr. Hillary Cauthen and her attorney, Mark Buzbee held a press conference in Houston to lay our Cauthen’s case against Primo and the San Antonio Spurs organization. Buzbee would also file a civil suit against Primo and the Spurs today. In response, Primo’s attorney, Williams Briggs II, issued a statement categorizing Cauthen’s claims as false, and describing Primo as a victim in the accusation. Spurs CEO RC Buford also issued a statement, refuting Cauthen’s timeline of events.
JaMychal Green is a investor in We Dat’s Chicken and Shrimp, a Cajun-style eatery set to open on the Strip in Tuscaloosa in early 2023.
Justin Thomas, along with Tiger Woods, Rory McIlroy, and Jordan Spieth, will be featured in this year’s rendition of The Match. The made-for-TV event is tentatively scheduled for December 10.
Dre Kirkpatrick’s 21 Kids Foundation has announced a partnership with the Educational Opportunity Center at Gadsden State Community College to provide educational opportunities for eligible individuals. The Foundation will provide financial assistance and other support.
Links to press conferences from today:
- Derrick Henry
- Eddie Jackson
- C.J. Mosley
- Jalen Hurts (post-game)
Week 9 Injury Reports
Practice Reports – Thursday:
- Did Not Practice – Tony Brown (hamstring), Derrick Henry (resting player), Mark Ingram (knee), Dalvin Tomlinson (calf).
- Limited Participation – Christian Barmore (knee), Raekwon Davis (knee), Damien Harris (illness), Marlon Humphrey (hamstring), Eddie Jackson (hip), Ryan Kelly (knee).
- Full Participation – Jonathan Allen (knee), Julio Jones (knee), Jaylen Waddle (shoulder).
Scenes and Highlights
- Tony Mitchell – signed with Al-Muharraq of Bahrain’s Premier League.
- Jared Mayden – released from the practice squad by the Buffalo Bills.
GOLF Toto Japan Classic Rd 1: Emma Talley – 71, -1, T30 Stephanie Meadow – 73, +1, T55 World Wide Technology Championship Rd 1: Davis Riley – 67, -4, T28 Lee Hodges – 67, -4, T28 Robby Shelton – 72, +1, T105 SWIMMING FINA World Cup – Indianapolis Men’s 100m Breaststroke prelims: Anton McKee – 1:00.07, 23rd overall BASKETBALL Orlando 130, Golden State 129. JaMychal Green – 16 minutes, 7 points (2-4 2pg, 1-1 3pg), 6 rebounds, 1 block, 1 turnover, 5 fouls, -15. FOOTBALL Philadelphia 29, Houston 17. Jalen Hurts – 21-27, 243 yds, 2 TD, 0 INT, 4 sacks (26 yds), 128.9 QBR; 9 rushes, 23 yds; 1 2pc; 2 fumbles (1 lost) DeVonta Smith – 2 catches, 22 yds Landon Dickerson – active; no stats Josh Jobe – active; no stats OJ Howard – 1 catch, 14 yds Christian Harris – 5 tackles, 1 TRL, 1 FF BASEBALL World Series Gm 5 Houston 3, Philadelphia 2 (leads series 3-2). David Robertson – 1 IP, 0 R, 0 H, 1 BB, 1 K.