The Falcons are deserving opponents, but they didn get here because of their elite red zone defense. Atlanta has allowed foes to convert red zone trips into six points more than 70 percent of the time so far this season; only the playoff averse Los Angeles Rams performed worse. And Atlanta 71.0 percent rate at the Georgia Dome is the worst in the league yes, even worse than the aforementioned Rams.
He took the roster spot of wide receiver Keenan Allen, who went on season ending injury reserve after tearing up his right knee.Bosa said on Monday that he was looking forward to practicing this week. He was not made available to the media Wednesday.Coach Mike McCoy continues to say Bosa is day to day.”I really can’t give you a great update until he’s out here in pads, you know, and he’s out here practicing with the team, that his odds will go way up, whether or not he’s going to play in the game,” McCoy said. ” I’m never going to rule him out until we officially put him out.”.
Thought the last time they played as hard as we did. Not harder but as hard, which is rare. We just said all week we had to be ready for their physicality On our defensive end we just tried to take away their key players and I thought we did a really nice job of that, Huber said..
Mike Price, the former Weber State, Washington State and UTEP head coach (we not counting Alabama), has agreed to be the interim coach for the Miners after the forced departure of one time Boise State offensive line coach Sean Kugler. Former Bronco offensive coordinator Brent Pease had already been fired after the first three games of the season. Other local ties on the UTEP staff: the defensive coordinator is Tom Mason, who was Boise State interim coach in 1996 when Pokey Allen was away battling cancer, and the D line coach is Andrew Browning, a starting defensive tackle at BSU when Kugler was on the staff for the first Fiesta Bowl win in 2006.
(Source: WSFA 12 News)BJ Smith is hoping for a breakout season for Troy. (Source: WSFA 12 News)In his third year with the Troy Trojans, former Stanhope Elmore running back BJ Smith is counting on a breakout season.In his third year with the Troy Trojans, former Stanhope Elmore running back BJ Smith is counting on a breakout season.Troy Baseball honors freshman injured in offseason vehicle crashTroy Baseball honors freshman injured in offseason vehicle crashUpdated: Saturday, March 17 2018 3:27 PM EDT2018 03 17 19:27:33 GMTTroy Baseball honoring freshman teammate Bobby Spitulski Saturday. (Source: Troy Athletics)Troy Baseball honoring freshman teammate Bobby Spitulski Saturday.