I guess there’s just no such thing as pass interference on a last-play Hail Mary heave. Bills survive the Bucs, 24-18.
Pulling hard for Maalik Murphy as he gets his first start at Texas Saturday vs. BYU, in place of the injured Quinn Ewers. Murphy earned my respect by staying committed to UT even after the ‘Horns landed Ewers and Arch Manning.
Deshaun Watson is a no-go for the Browns as they visit the Seahawks Sunday. Watson is rehabbing his injured throwing shoulder and says he has no idea how long he’ll be out. This could end up being the second straight season that the Browns have gotten essentially no return on their $250 million investment.
The Washington Commanders are going hard-core analytics under the direction of new owner Josh Harris. The club has hired longtime sports analytics guru Eugene Shen, who has previous NFL experience in that role with the Dolphins, Ravens and Jaguars.
49ers’ D.C. Steve Wilks told reporters that he screwed up Monday night when he sent an all-out zero blitz at the Vikings right before halftime, resulting in a 60-yard Minnesota touchdown. Nobody disagrees, including ‘Niners head coach Kyle Shanahan, who publicly lit Wilks up for the call.
Oh, I just remembered. The World Series starts tonight in Arlington.