Hacksaw’s Weekly Podcast
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Chargers-Lions…Bolts (4-4)..Detroit (6-2)..
..Detroit (390YPG) #2 Offense..(296YPG) #5-Defense
..Justin Herbert (13TD-4In) 97R
..RB (3.9YPC)..WR (10YPC)
..Bolts defense 31-sacks…15-sacks in 2-games
..Detroit defense allow 17TD-in-8G
..Defense 32%-3rd down conversions..21-sacks..10-takeaways
..QB-Jared Goff (12TD-5Int)..(96QBR)
..RB-Jahmyr Gibbs (564APY)..(5YPC-5YPRec_
..WR-Amor St Brown (57R-11YPC)..TE-Matt LaPorta (43R-10YPC)
..Backup WRs (18-12-12YPC)
(Thursday Night Football)
Bears-W-Carolina (16-13)…Panthers fall to (1-8) under Frank Reich..
..Cairo Santos 3FGs-Chicago
..Eddie Paniero 2FGs-Carolina
..QB-Bryce Young (185Y) passing for Carolina
Colts-Patriots..Rumor in Boston-Belichick firing if they lose..NEng (2-7)
Houston-Bengals..QB-CJ Stroud coming off (470Y) game
Vikings-Saints..Derek Carr-red hot at QB
Packers-Steelers..Jordan Love-vs-Pittsburgh defense
Tampa Bay-Titans..Will Levis remains at QB..Bucs lost 3-in row
Jaguars-49ers..SF lost 3-in a row..Jags go for 7th win
Ravens-Browns..Lamar Jackson in MVP race..Ravens defense 41-QB sacks
Falcons-Cardinals..Arizona (1-8) start
Dallas-Giants..NY collapsing (2-7)..start 3rd string Tommy DeVito-QB
Seattle-Washington..Seahawks upset at turnovers
Jets-Raiders..Sunday Night..Rookie QB-Aiden O’Connell-vs-Jets defense
Bills-Broncos..Buffalo only (5-4) this year
Giants..Def Coord-Wink Martindale criticizes S-Xavier McKinney for his criticism of Giants coaching staff and defensive system…’bad look for this team’
Jaguars…Former GM-Coach Tom Coughlin named for ‘Ring of Honor’…led expansion team to 4-playoffs in 8-years
Michael Oher..Lawsuit court documents show he was paid (138,311) in checks for his share of profits in movie ‘Blind Side’
Atlanta..Demotes 1st round draft pick RB-Bijuan Robinson from starter role
CFL…Semi final playoffs
..BC Lions-vs-Winnipeg..Lions QB-Vern Adams coming off (413Y) game
..Toronto-Montreal..Big play QB-Chad Kelly returns to Argos lineups
Aztecs-Colorado State…Both teams (3-6)…Aztecs have to shutdown pass happy Rams QB-Brandon Nicolosi-averaging (319YPG).
USD-St Thomas-Minnesota…Toreros (3-6) meet former Division II power in conference game.
USC-at-Oregon..Trojans with new defensive coordinators…USC giving up *(436YPG)…Trojans offense averaging (487YPG)…QB-Caleb Williams (2,958Y-24TD)…Ducks offense (538YPG)..QB-Bo Nix (2,773-25TD)
UCLA-Arizona State…Bruins offense (485YPG)…UCLA defense (294YPG)
Washington-Utah..Huskies (509YPG) offense…Utes defeats (282YPG)..Huskied QB-Michael Penix (3,201-28TD)
Arizona-Colorado..Showdown Noah Fifita-Shedeur Sanders-QB
Wyoming-UNLV…Cowboys-Rebels surprise teams in MWC
Boise State-New Mexico..Broncos on skid
Fresno State-San Jose State..QB-Mikey Keene red hot-Bulldogs
Air Force-Hawaii..Falcons coming off upset loss
1-Ohio State-vs-Michigan State
2-Georgia-vs-9 Ole Miss..huge SEC showdown..QBs Christian Beck-Jaxon Dart
3-Michigan-vs-10 Penn State..QB-JJ McCarthy vs Lions defense
5-Washington-Utah..QB-Michael Penix-vs-Utes top ranked defense
6-Oregon-USC..QB-Bo Nix vs Trojans defense giving up (436YPG)
7-Texas-TCU..QB-Quinn Ewers returns to lineup from shoulder injury
Big 10…Michigan says Commissioner Tony Petitti is overstepping his authority in trying to discipline Michigan-Jim Harbaugh in Sign Stealing scandal.
Padres…MLB Network projects the Yankees will make big trade offer to try and acquire OF-Juan Soto
Padres…Interview Phil Nevin for manager’s job or possible bench coach job on new manager’s staff
Dodgers…Open talks with FA-2B-Teo Hernandez-ex Seattle…hit (.258-26HRs)
Angels…Report new manager Ron Washington will hire former major leaguers Torii Hunter-Eric Young to his coaching staff.
Angels..Terminate both strength coaches because of injury filled seasons the last couple of years.
MLB…Oakland’s Mayor has sent letter to MLB-asking owners reject vote to allow A’s to move to Las Vegas…Mayor says Oakland-City-Alameda County have come up with 928M-public funds for infrastructure money for the Howard Terminal Waterfront sight, nearly triple what Las Vegas is making available….Also asks owners why they would allow A’s to move into Las Vegas market ‘free-no transfer fee’ when Las Vegas is a prime expansion market…says Las Vegas has yet to come up with plans for domed stadium or open air stadium and has not solved where they will play in 2024-25-26. Owners are supposed to vote next week…Mayor asks “how can you vote without all the necessary data?’
Trevor Bauer…agent for Japanese pitching star meeting with teams seeking a FA-contract after suspension in baseball ends and his All star season with Yokohama Bay Stars.
MLB-Silver Slugger Awards to be handed…Padres-Juan Soto…Angels-Shohei Ohtani win Silver sluggers
Mets…Coach Joey Cora resigns..will take 3B-coaching job-Tigers
Mets..Turn down trade offers for 1B-Peter Alonso.
Blue Jays-Cardinals..Trade talks for St L-OF-Dylan Carlson
Blue Jays-Yankees..Trade talks for 2B-Brendan Donovan
Aztecs-at-BYU…Friday game..Aztecs looking for scoring off the bench….Cougars come in having hit 15-3’s in opening win…Cougars led by 6’5-F-Spencer Johnson and 6’5-G-Trev Kanell.
Aztecs sign first 2-recruits for 2024
..Taj Degourville (6’5-G)-Utah
..Pharoh Compton (6’8-F)-Las Vegas
USD-vs-UCSD-Saturday…Toreros off to (2-0) start under Steve Lavin
Clippers-at-Denver…Friday game…LA trying to divy up playing time between Russell Westbrook-James Harden
Lakers-at-Phoenix….Friday…..Lakers (3-5)…lost 3-in row…(0-5) on road…Lakers with 5-banged up players…Anthony Davis will test ailing hip…Jared Vanderbilt..Jaxson Hayes still out.
Denver..Lose G-Jamal Murray-4W-hamstring
Miami..G-Tyler Herro-significant ankle sprain
Utah..C-Walker Kessler-sprained elbow
Clippers..C-Mason Plumlee out 3-months-sprained knee
NBA..Refs being questioned for double technical to Giannis Antetokoumnpo for thundering dunk and stare-glare in game that led to ejection
NBA Union..Executive Director Timika Tremagio steps down after negotiating new CBA for players…Longtime player Andre Iguodola will serve as interim director.
LeBron James..Opens Museum to his career in hometown Akron-memorabilia from his high school and NBA career
Seattle…C-Jordan Eberle suffers deep skate cut on his quad in accident during scrimmage..out indefinitely
Seattle..Callup #1 pick-C-Shane Wright from AHL-Coachella Valley Firebirds
Pittsburgh..G-Tristan Jerry..possible concussion..hit in back of head with hi stick-hit in facemask with deflected shot
Calgary..callup G-Dustin Wolf from AHL..(2.34-GAA)
Formula 1…Off weekend…head to Las Vegas Grand Prix next week
English Premier League..Top soccer games:
..Manchester United-Luton Town
Team USA…will not have Christian Pulisic-Tim Weah for Nations League games next week…both hobbled with hamstring issues.