Quinn Ewers, Southlake Carroll (TX) High School’s all-world quarterback, has announced his intent to sign with the Ohio State Buckeyes over the in-state Texas Longhorns after initially committing to Texas earlier this year, firmly burying the notion that Texas Longhorns football is of any consequence anymore.
Last summer, with the NFL season still up in the air, negotiations suddenly stalled between Dallas Cowboys quarterback, Dak Prescott and the Cowboys front office general managers/owners, Stephen and Jerry Jones. In the face of increasing scrutiny as to whether Prescott was even worth a record-setting deal, Dak’s camp moved to play on a 1-year, $31.4 million franchise tag, betting on himself to prove his worth this year under a new coach and immense expectations.
Now, with Prescott’s devastating injury he suffered on Sunday, his dreams of a record-setting deal may have just dissipated.
Sports TV personality and sad sack of expired hamburger meat Jason Whitlock took a small break from lording over the criminal underworld of Tatooine to shit out a diarrhea of a take and call out ESPN’s Katie Nolan and Maria Taylor for using their “beauty privilege” in lieu of talent to acquire lucrative jobs at the world-wide network.
Weslaco’s Brandon “The Heartbreaker” Figueroa retained his WBA Super Bantamweight (122 lbs) title defense fighting to a draw against a dangerous opponent in Mexico City’s Julio “Pollito” Ceja.
On Wednesday, The Monitor’s Henry Miller broke the news that the RGV Dorados were suspending all football operations until further notice, terminating the remainder of their lease with State Farm Arena.
After three years of waiting in the wings behind the likes of Christian McCaffrey and Bryce Love, both whom have gone on to NFL teams, Trevor Speights may soon be getting his chance to showcase what made him one of the highest recruited running backs in his class and, maybe, give Valley football something to cheer about.
The highly anticipated rivalry game between Duke and North Carolina was set to be Duke’s freak phenom freshman Zion Williamson’s coming out coronation of the next great NBA prize, and he didn’t even make it out of the first minute of the game before coming out with an injury.