5 thoughts on the first College Football Playoff rankings of 2019
The College Football Playoff committee unveiled its first rankings of the season on Tuesday - and the list featured a couple of surprises. Here’s the full #CFBPlayoff Top 25 rankings for games played through November 2. Is your team in? ???? ???????? pic.twitter.com/dCo9wYNihd — College Football Playoff (@CFBPlayoff) November 6, 2019 Here are five reactions to the committee's initial top 25: Clemson at No. 5 is spot on - and ultimately won't matterHere’s the full #CFBPlayoff Top 25 rankings for games played through November 2.
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While some teams have performed better than others, there' s one common denominator: Every team is disappointed about something. Detroit Pistons. Biggest disappointment : Stanley Johnson. Stan Van Gundy moved Johnson into the starting lineup to start the season, hoping that he could be the
The Liberal MP for Hull-Aylmer is calling upon Don Cherry to apologize for remarks about immigrants he made on last Saturday’s edition of Hockey Night in Canada.
“My Montserrat-born and bred grandfather signed up for the RAF and served as a tailor, for that was as far as they would let that young Black man serve,” Greg Fergus wrote in his Twitter account in the hours after Cherry’s comments. “Because of that service, he was able to bring his young family to Canada.
Canada's Adam Hadwin named to Presidents Cup for second time
Canada's Adam Hadwin has been named to the international team of the Presidents Cup. It will be Hadwin's second Presidents Cup appearance. He made his debut two years ago when the international team lost 19-11 to the United States at Liberty National Golf Club in Jersey City, New Jersey. The Presidents Cup is Dec. 9-15. The Americans will announce their selections on Thursday. Hadwin, from Abbotsford, B.C., is ranked 44th in the world, 11th on the FedExCup rankings.The 32-year-old Hadwin had a strong start to the 2020 season.
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“Seven decades later, I am able to take my seat in the House of Commons and serve my country. Mr. Cherry: my grandfather’s story is not unique. I trust you are a big enough man to apologize for your comments.”
Fergus’ comments are part of the larger wave of backlash over comments made about immigrants by Cherry during his Coach’s Corner segment.
The 85-year-old commentator — no stranger to controversy sparked by his comments in the past — suggested new immigrants were not wearing poppies in the days leading up to Remembrance Day.
“You people … that come here … you love our way of life, you love our milk and honey, at least you can pay a couple bucks for a poppy or something like that,” Cherry said. “These guys paid for your way of life that you enjoy in Canada, these guys paid the biggest price.”
Chase Young to sit amid potential NCAA issue for accepting loan
Ohio State defensive end Chase Young will miss Saturday's game against Maryland due to a potential NCAA issue stemming from 2018, the program announced Friday. Young is facing an indefinite suspension for the potential violation, reports Lettermen Row's Austin Ward. The junior released a statement Friday outlining what he did to warrant disciplinary action from the NCAA: "Unfortunately, I won't be playing this week because of an NCAA eligibility issue. I made a mistake last year by accepting a loan from a family friend I've known since the summer before my freshman year at OSU.
Higher- ranked teams would be favored against lower- ranked teams . A run of wins doesn't guarantee a jump, and a couple of losses doesn't guarantee a fall. The Kings are an old team with big contracts that promised they would look brand new this season. And they have, thanks to a faster, more open
Every team is dealing with an early disappointment . Here they are. In this week’ s evaluation of the hottest teams in hockey , we take a look at an aspect of or player from each team that needs But the biggest disappointment is coach Todd McLellan calling out his anonymous superstars in the media.
I want to sincerely apologize to our viewers and Canadians. During last night's broadcast, Don made comments that were hurtful and prejudiced and I wish I had handled myself differently. It was a divisive moment and I am truly upset with myself for allowing it. (1/2)— Ron MacLean (@RonMacLeanHTH)
After Cherry’s remarks sparked a massive online backlash, Sportsnet issued an apology, saying “Don’s discriminatory comments are offensive and they do not represent our values and what we stand for as a network.”
Ron MacLean, Cherry’s on-air sidekick who had nodded and given a thumbs up during the remarks, also issued an apology, saying the comments were “were hurtful and prejudiced and I wish I had handled myself differently. It was a divisive moment and I am truly upset with myself for allowing it.”
The Ravens' Lamar Jackson NFL Draft story is a perfect blend of sneakiness and risk-taking .
Baltimore landed the star quarterback in 2018 thanks to a stealthy approach from former GM Ozzie Newsome and heir-apparent Eric DeCosta.And yes, it's Newsome and DeCosta, not an entire department of scouts and talent evaluators, who are primarily responsible for the draft pick that changed the Ravens' future for the better.