Hacksaw’s Headlines-Tuesday

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Chargers…coach Anthony Lynn gives vote of confidence to K-Young Koo…will keep rookie from Georgia Southern on roster rather than bring in other kicks for tryouts…Koo is (1-4) on field goals…missed 2-game winners.

Chargers..NFL stats..#32 in run offense (54YPG)…#25 in 3rd down conversions (25%)…#26 total offense…..#32 in Yards per carry (3.0)..RB-Melvin Gordon averaging (2.5YPC).

Chargers..RT-Joe Barksdale-sprained foot

Chargers..TV rating for Miami game in San Diego (12.3)…down from opening weekend (16.9)…down 53% from last years (26.6) rating for 2nd week of season.

Chargers..TV rating in Los Angeles (5.1)…lowest home market TV rating in 30-years…Rams rating in market was equally poor (7.7)

Chargers..home attendance 25,381…Rams drew 56,612…USC had 84,714 for home game vs Texas.



Detroit-W-NY Giants (24-10)…Jamal Agnew-rookie USD-returns punt 88Y for TD…Matthew Stafford throws 2TD passes…Eli Manning TD-Int-5 QB sacks in loss…Monday Night Football


(NFL Notes)

Dallas..RB-Ezekiel Elliott criticized for giving up on 2-plays-not attempting to tackle DB who had intercepted passes.

Miami..LB-Lawrence Timmons facing discipline for leaving team on Saturday…was found at LAX trying to board flight home-said he had personal problem at home.

Washington..Put LB-Su’a Cravens on reserve-left squad list…will not be allowed to play in 2017.

Colts..Hire former DE-Robert Mathis as pass rush coach.

Bills..give vote of confidence to QB-Tyrod Taylor-will stay starter despite (176Y) offensive performance by team on Sunday.

(Roster Moves)

Jaguars..Sign FA-QB-Ryan Nassib-ex Giants
Houston..Release WR-Jalen Strong
Montreal…CFL club signs FA-WR-TJ Grahame-ex Carolina
BC Lions..signs FA-LB-Alex Bazzie-ex Arizona Cardinals


Atlanta..LB-Vic Beasley-out 4W-hamstring..
Atlanta..DE-Courtney Upshaw-concussion.
Baltimore..IR-OG-Marshall Yanda-broken ankle
Carolina..Surgery-TE-Greg Olson-broken foot
Bears..IR-LB-Nick Kwiatkoski-torn pectoral muscle
Bengals..MRI-TE-Tyler Eifert-knee-back
Browns..Surgery-WR-Corey Coleman-broken hand
Denver..MRI-OT-Garrett Boles-bone bruise ankle-not broken
Houston..WR-Will Fuller returns to practice from broken collarbone
Jaguars..IR-S-Calvin Pryor-quad.
Vikings..QB-Sam Bradford has bone bruise knee-no ligament damage
Titans..RB-DeMarco Murray-hamstring injury-no tear.


Washington State..LB-Peyton Pelleur-gone for year-broken foot
Oregon State..QB-Josh Lufton-possible fracture spine
Auburn..Expels QB-Sean White after arrest public drinking

UTEP..Fire Off Coor-Brent Pease.




Padres-W-Arizona (4-2)..Hunter Renfroe hits 3RHR in first game back..Austin Hedges HR in win.

San Diego-Diamondbacks..Tuesday matchup Travis Wood (203)-vs-Zach Godley (8-7)

Padres..Call up OF-Hunter Renfroe…OF-Travis Jankowski..3B-Christina Villanueva..from AAA-El Paso.

Padres..DFA-P-Jose Valdez..SS-Dusty Coleman off 40-man roster

El Paso..eliminated from PCL playoffs-losing to Memphis.
Ft Wayne..knocked out of Midwest League playoffs..Adrian Morejon gave up (6R in 1.2inn) in final loss.


Dodgers-L-Phillies (4-3)..Aaron Altherr hits grand slam HR off Clayton Kershaww

LA-Philadelphia..Tuesday pitchers..Yu Darvish (3-3)-vs-Aaron Nola (11-10).

Dodgers..say Adrian Gonzalez will only pinch hit for final two weeks of season..batting just (.203) since coming off DL.


Angels….Off on Monday.

Halos-Indians..Open series in Cleveland..Tyler Skaggs (2-5)-vs-Mike Clevenger (10-5).



Yankees-W-Twins..Aaron Judge hits 44th HR year

Red Sox-Orioles..Mookie Betts 4RBI for Boston..O’s blew (4-0) lead

Pirates-L-Milwaukee..Ryan Braun HR

Tigers-L-A’s..Matt Olson 2R-HR…22nd of rookie season

Mets-L-Miami..Giancarlo Stanton 3R-HR..5-RBIs



Reds..P-Drew Storen to have elbow surgery-to miss 2018- season

Washington..OF-Bryce Harper takes limited BP-no running yet on bruised knee.


Orioles..Young pitching prospect Miguel Gonzalez killed in auto accident in Dominican…(21Y) had pitched in DR Summer League.

Minnesota..Fire minor league manager Doug Mientkkewicz.





Milwaukee..Bucks sign FA-G-Brandon Rush




Ducks..Open preseason schedule at San Jose on Tuesday night.
Kings..Arrive in China..play preseason game vs Canucks on Thursday.

Las Vegas..Golden Knights debut with (9-4) win in Vancouver against Canucks split squad…Tyuler Wong hat trick…Tkomas Hyka 2G.

Toronto…Veteran F-Joff Lupul wants 2nd opinion on failed physical…wants to play…owed 5M on Leafs contract.

Florida-Arizona..Trade…Panthers deal D-Jason Demers to Arizona for F-Jamie McGinn.



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