Hacksaw’s Monday BONUS Podcast
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Aztecs…Brady Hoke fired as head coach on Sunday night by AD-John David Wicker…..Said he was retiring on Monday morning…in wake of (3-7) season this year…Will coach final 2-games…Was (39-31) at SDSU but program had slipped the last 2-years (10-13) over last two years…Had 3-years left on his contract and had a 5M-buyout that was being negotiated with deferred payments.
Aztecs…Wide array of coaching candidates to be looked at:
..David Shaw-ex Stanford
..Bronco Mendenhall-ex BYU-Virginia
..Nick Rolovich-ex Hawaii-Washington State
..Bobby Houck-Montana coach
..Mike Thiessen-Air Force off coord
..Brent Brennan-San Jose State coach
Mississippi State..Fires Coach Zach Arnett (4-6) in lst year on job
Boise State..Fires Coach Andy Avalos in midst of (5-5) season
Boise State…May want to interview Chargers Off Coord-Kellen Moore for vacant Broncos head coaching job
Texas AM..Facing 75M-buyout fired coach Jimbo Fisher and additional 25M-buyouts of assistant coaches.
UCLA..Coach Chip Kelly under fire for handling of QBs this year…Record of (33-33) as head coach
Pac 12..Judge will hold Tuesday-2pm hearing in Spokane on injunction filed by Oregon State-Washington State..seeking to block 10-schools leaving conference who want to vote to dissolve league and split up some 200M-in conference revenue…Wants them removed from Board of Directors
Michigan…Jim Harbaugh says he wants to testify at Injunction hearing on Friday against the Big 10…Harbaugh upset NCAA release details of suspensions on ‘social media’ without alerting Michigan a decision had been made.
Arizona State..Athletic Director Ray Anderson resigns…had guided Sun Devils into Big 12 Conference..ovesaw (260M) renovation of Stadium..and did big contract with Adidas…but football program fired coach Herman Edwards and 5-assistants for recruiting violations during Covid.
(NFL)..Monday Night Football
Bills-L-Denver (24-22)…Broncos pull of stunning upset win on road
..Will Lutz kicks 36Y-FG into the wind with (:02) left
..Lutz missed field goal moments earlier-Bills had 12 on field
..Denver missed 2-earlier PATs in game
..QB-Russell Wilson (21-25) 161-yards-2 TDs in win
..Bills self destructed with 4-turnovers in loss
..QB-Josh Allen (177P) 2Int-1 Fumble
..RB-James Cook (109R) fumbled twice
..Bills lost despite rushing for (192Y)
..Broncos 2nd big win in 3-weeks-having beaten Kansas City too
..Bills now (5-5)..
Chargers..Defiant coach Brandon Staley said he ‘believes in roster he has’…Bolts (4-5)..had lost 13-games in 3-years by 3-points or less during Staley era.
..Run defense made 2-poor plays resulted in 110-yards
..Run defense 29-other snaps 90Y..’take that every day’
..Justin Herbert ‘played with poise’
..’Chunk plays hijack your overall game plan’
..’Our DBs-we need to coach consistency-technique’
..’Us to win..have to play at high level all 3-phases of our game’
Chargers..DE-Chris Rumph to miss rest of season with fractured foot.
Chargers..WR-Keenan Allen-exam on injured neck-collarbone
NYGiants..Ownership gives vote of confidence to GM-Joe Schoen and Coach Dave Deboll
Patriots..Owner Robert Kraft..'(2-8)..never seen this before.
Jaguars..WR-Zay Jones arrested Monday on domestic assault charges.
Bengals..MRI-DE-Trey Henderson-hyperextended knee
Cleveland..QB-Deshaun Watson-injured ankle
Vikings..LB-Jordan Hick-surgery ankle
Steelers..LB-Kwon Alexander-torn Achilles
Patriots..Release CB-Jack Jones-off field issues
Miami..Sign FA-WR-Anthony Schwartz-ex Browns
Saints..Sign FA-DE-Jason Pierre Paul-ex Giants-Bucs
Patriots..Sign FA-RB-JaMychal Hasty-ex Jaguars
Vikings..Sign FA-LB-Anthony Barr-ex Cowboys
Padres…Expected to decide by Wednesday on managerial hiring
Padres..Scouting ex Washington Nationals P-Eric Fedde..had (2-0) with NC Dinos-Korea
Dodgers..Trade talks with Reds for 2B-Jon India
Angels..Make contact with FA-SS-Tim Anderson-ex White Sox
Cubs..Open contract talks with FA-1B-Rhys Hoskins-ex Phillies
Braves..Bid on FA-P-Aaron Nola-ex Phillies
Reds..Sign FA-C-PJ Higgins
Yankees…Report interest in talking to Dave Ross-Brad Ausmus about bench coach job
Milwaukee..Report want to interview Mike Schildt-Padres for managerial job
Houston..Hire Joe Espada as manager-..spent 6Y-bench coach
Texas..Hires DeMarlo Hale-Associate Manager..ex Cleveland-Braves
Red Sox..Interview Andrew Bailey-Giants for pitching coaching job
Rookie of Year Honors
..National League..Arizona OF-Corbin Carroll wins (.285-23HR)
..American League..Orioles OF-Gunnar Henderson wins (.255-28HR)
Pirates..P-Johan Oviedo suffers major elbow injury offseason..facing surgery
Lakers-Memphis…Tuesday game..LeBron James questionable-calf
Clippers-Denver..Tuesday..Clippers (0-5) since James Harden arrival
Clippers..Coach Tyronne Lue-wants James Harden to get into ‘attack mode’
Denver..Coach Mike Malone-3Y extension..(375-272) record
76ers..Kelly Oubre suffered broken ribs..hip-leg injuries-hit run accident
Golden State..Vote of confidence-G-Andrew Wiggins (11P-41% shooting)
Bucks..F-Jae Crowder-out 2-months..torn abdominal muscle
Memphis..Coach Taylor Jenkins (25,000) Fine-berating referees
Aztecs-Long Beach State…Tuesday game…SDSU (1-1) coming off loss at BYU.
Aztecs..Fell out of AP poll after loss to BYU..was ranked 17th
AP Poll..1-Kansas..2-Purdue..3-Arizona-jumped from 12th after win at Duke..4-Marquette…5-U Conn
Colorado..G-Pavel Francouz-to miss year with on-going groin-core injuries
Ottawa..Callup D-Jacob Larsson from AHL
Seattle..Send F-Devin Shore to Coachella Valley-AHL
Indy Car…Grahame Rahal returns as driver for Rahal-Letterman-Lanigan Indy car team…Had left mid season because team was not competitive.
Formula 1…Las Vegas Grand Prix dropping ticket prices by nearly 60% because fans refuse to pay (2,000) per tickets…Large volumes of hotel rooms also available.
Soccer…Team USA full practice preparing for Thursday Nations League game against Trinidad-Tobago