Lance Taylor was named head football coach today at Western Michigan University. Taylor, who played at Alabama in 2002-2003, was most recently the offensive coordinator at Louisville, and also had stints with Notre Dame, the Carolina Panthers, and the New York Jets.
Multiple outlets are reporting that David Robertson and the New York Mets have agreed to terms on a one-year, $10 million contract. Robertson has reported already passed his physical, so the signing should be imminent.
Xavier McKinney had the pins taken out of his injured hand this week, per New York Giants head coach Brian Daboll, who expressed uncertainty on when or if McKinney can play again this season.
Collin Sexton, who injured his hamstring midway through the fourth quarter of last night’s game, underwent an MRI today which revealed a mild hamstring strain in his right leg. He’ll be re-evaluated in a week.
Nealy Martin has been signed by NJ/NY Gotham FC for the 2023 season, with team option for 2024. Martin, whose career began with an open tryout camp, spent her first two seasons with Racing Louisville FC, but was not signed for the 2023 season.
Links to press conferences from today:
Nealy Martin did a Q&A with the NJ/NY Gotham FC website.
Week 14 Injury Reports
Practice Reports – Thursday:
- Did Not Practice – Damien Harris (thigh), Derrick Henry (resting player).
- Limited Participation – Amari Cooper (hip), Landon Dickerson (resting player), Najee Harris (oblique), Jerry Jeudy (ankle), Tua Tagovailoa (ankle).
- Full Participation – Raekwon Davis (knee), Jaylen Waddle (fibula).
Scenes and Highlights
- Nealy Martin – signed to a one-year contract with an second year team option by NJ/NY Gotham FC of the NWSL.
- David Robertson – agreed to terms on a one-year, $10 million contract with the New York Mets.
BASEBALL Brisbane 6, Geelong-Korea 2. Justin King – 2 IP, 0 R, 0 H, 1 BB, 4 K. BASKETBALL EuroLeague Group Play Monaco 95, Real Madrid 94 (F/OT). Donta Hall – 21 minutes, 6 points (2-3 FG, 2-4 FT), 7 rebounds, 2 assists, 1 block, 2 turnovers, 3 fouls. Ulsan 91, Siwon 82. Justin Knox – inactive (foot) Memphis 114, Birmingham 109. Kira Lewis – 29 minutes, 14 points (4-7 2pg, 2-8 3pg), 6 rebounds, 6 assists, 1 steal, 4 turnovers, 4 fouls, -4. John Petty – 25 minutes, 6 points (2-2 2pg, 0-4 3pg, 1-1 FT), 2 rebounds, 1 assist, 1 block, 2 turnovers, 3 fouls, +1. GOLF LPGA Q-Series Rd 5: Polly Mack – 70-69-65-69-69, -16, T2 Jiwon Jeon – 72-72-67-69-71, -7, T42 Janie Jackson – 69-71-74-67-72, -5, T54 Champions Tour Final Stage Qualifying Rd 3: Jason Bohn – 70-72-67, -4, T26 Dicky Pride – 69-70-72, -2, T32 Neuquen Argentina Classic Rd 1: Davis Shore – 71, -1, T33 SOCCER Feyenoord 2, Den Haag 0. Pia Rijsdijk – 1 goal (24’); subbed out at 56’. FOOTBALL Los Angeles Rams 17, Las Vegas 16. Josh Jacobs – 27 rushes, 99 yds, 1 TD; 2 catches, 15 yds Terrell Lewis – inactive (back)