Notes: Lions DT Jason Jones ruptured his left patella tendon in the second quarter and is out for the year, and RB Reggie Bush missed the game with a left knee injury. Redskins injuries: LB Brandon Jenkins (right ankle), TE Jordan Reed (bruised right knee).
HANK’S HONEYS: Looking for a repeat of last Thanksgiving night when the Steelers lit up the Colts. Indy D is allowing a league worst 28.9 ppg and allowing multiple big plays down field so up and down the Steeler offense should flourish with Ben Roethlisberger resuming his role as a Colt killer, especially with Martavis Bryant back on field. Colt wins have come over the winless Browns and Niners and the Deshaun Watson less Texans.
CEDAR FALLS (KWWL) Xavior Williams is charged with assault on an officer. He’s accused of throwing two plastic cups of beer at officers who were breaking up the fight outside of Sharky’s Bar in Cedar Falls early Sunday morning. Williams is listed as a freshman defensive back on the UNI football roster.Andre Allen, Jr.
1. Rematch: The Vikings handled the Saints 29 19 on the first Monday night of the season. Disregard that result almost entirely. That left it up to Gov. Rick Scott to appoint an interim sheriff until voters could go to the polls in 2018 to select someone to serve out the last two years of Gee’s term. , a registered Republican, was the only applicant for the interim post, according to Scott’s office.
“It’s not an accident. I think Walter’s life and his football career was predestined for him to do great things and I view my life the same way. That’s one reason why it’s such a special opportunity for his family and my family, because I think they see a lot of similarities and we have a lot more in common that just the game of football.”.
NEW ORLEANS, LA (WVUE) “One policeman on a horse can do the work of about eight or 10 guys on foot. So it really really helps for us to have 18 to 20 guys on horses down there controlling the crowd,” lead instructor David Waguespack said.While they make it look easy, it can be a tough job.”Going through the crowds, sometimes people think it’s funny to maybe smack the horse on the rear. It’s an unexpected move that the horse has to deal with, and the rider has to deal with as well,” Officer Joseph Jones said.So how do the horses stay calm in all the chaos of Bourbon Street?”They’re really big, they’re very docile, and that’s kind of what we want.
Never again would a live football game be pre empted by a scheduled network show, as the Raiders scored two touchdowns to defeat “Broadway Joe Namath” in the final minute: a comeback that no one on the East Coast saw. After five years at Oakland, John was hired by the Green Bay Packers, where he coached receivers under Dan Devine from 1972 to 1975. In 1975, John was hired by the New England Patriots as the Quarterback Coach/Special Assistant to the Head Coach for Chuck Fairbanks (1975 to 1979) and Ron Erhardt (1979 to 1983).