Kira Lewis is set to begin his next steps to return to the court. Lewis was assigned today to the Birmingham Squadron, where he will rehab until he’s ready to return to the New Orleans Pelicans. Lewis is recovering from a torn ACL, which he suffered last December.
Two days after undergoing an appendectomy, Minkah Fitzpatrick was back in the Pittsburgh Steelers’ locker room, showing no signs of surgery.
Brian Robinson rushed for a career high 86 yards and a touchdown to lead Washington to an upset win on Philadelphia. It was the Eagles’ first loss of the season.
In advance of tonight’s game, Jalen Hurts and DeVonta Smith expressed excitement to see Brian Robinson for the first time this season. Robinson was still recovering from gunshot wounds when Philadelphia and Washington played earlier this season.
DeVonta Smith also shared how his years at Alabama prepared him for how to handle Philadelphia’s undefeated start to the season.
Tua Tagovailoa has been nominated for FedEx Air Player of the Week for a 3rd straight week. He has already won the fan-voted award three times this season, including the past two weeks.
Despite yesterday’s loss, Amari Cooper still sees greatness in the offing for the Cleveland Browns.
Justin Thomas and his father Mike Thomas will once again compete in the PNC Challenge next month. The pair won the event in 2020.
Bo Scarbrough had some critical comments about the current Alabama football team at a USFL announcement event in Birmingham today.
During Mac Jones’ surprise visit to a Boston area Boys and Girls Club last week, he revealed to the club members that they’re going to be represented on his cleats for this year’s My Cause My Cleats campaign.
Week 11 Injury Reports
Practice Reports – Monday (Thursday Game):
- Did Not Practice – N/A
- Limited Participation – Derrick Henry (resting player)
- Full Participation – N/A
Scenes and Highlights
- Kira Lewis – assigned to the Birmingham Squadron of the NBA G League by the New Orleans Pelicans.
- Miller Forristall – reverted back to practice squad of the Cleveland Browns at the end of Week 10.
- Josh Jobe – deactivated for Week 10 by the Philadelphia Eagles.
BASKETBALL Oklahoma City 104, G League Ignite 88. Jaden Shackelford – 22 minutes, 7 points (0-2 2pg, 1-5 3pg, 2-2 FT), 2 rebounds, 1 assist, 1 steal, 1 turnover, 4 fouls, +7. Ontario 102, Stockton 96. Keon Ellis – 33 minutes, 16 points (4-10 2pg, 2-4 3pg, 1-1 FT), 7 rebounds, 4 assists, 3 turnovers, 5 fouls, +2. Golden State 132, San Antonio 95. JaMychal Green – 16 minutes, 9 points (2-2 2pg, 1-3 3pg, 2-2 FT), 5 rebounds, 2 assists, 2 blocks, 1 turnover, 3 fouls, +18. FIBA World Cup, Rd 2 Qualifying Greece 72, Belgium 70. Retin Obasohan – 35 minutes, 30 points (7-9 2pg, 3-6 3pg, 7-7 FT), 3 rebounds, 4 assists, 2 steals, 4 turnovers, 5 fouls, +7. FOOTBALL Washington 32, Philadelphia 21. Brian Robinson – 26 rushes, 86 yds, 1 TD Cam Sims – 0 catches (1 target) Jonathan Allen – 2 tackles Daron Payne – 3 tackles Jalen Hurts – 17-26, 174 yds, 2 TD, 1 INT, 1 sack (5 yds), 94.1 QBR; 6 rushes, 28 yds, 1 TD DeVonta Smith – 6 catches, 38 yds, 1 TD; 1 lost fumble Landon Dickerson – active; no stats Josh Jobe – inactive (shoulder)