Now, the fact that Southern Miss lost Saturday at Nebraska should neither be ignored nor should the reasons why it lost be downplayed. Nebraska scored 22 unanswered points to open the game against Southern Miss., but then had to hang on for dear life to beat the Golden Eagles 36-28 in Memorial Stadium.
But emotions ratcheted up when he walked back to the dugout and got an earful from Papelbon, who apparently urged him to run the ball out even if he thought he'd get an out. "I would have done the same thing if I were Papelbon", one player anonymously told Nitkowski. Papelbon was seen reaching for Harper's throat and shoving the presumptive National League MVP into the wall of the dugout.
The Reds have been outscored 67-22 in the losing streak. Dan Haren regrets not pitching as well since joining the Chicago Cubs as he did for the first four months with the Miami Marlins. Lester was the opening day starter but has been supplanted as the Cubs' No. 1 pitcher by Arrieta, a 21-game victor who is set to pitch in the team's wild-card game next Wednesday.
The Arkansas game (6 p.m. Saturday, ESPN2) would seem like as good an opportunity as any for the passing offense to get back on track. "We will do that, we're going to do that and that's part of it. They're basically in the same situation as we are. They sport the second-ranked scoring offense in the country, averaging 54.8 points per game. The Vols managed 205 yards against Bowling Green, 125 against Oklahoma and 165 on Saturday.
The school will lose nine scholarships over the next three years and face recruiting restrictions. Frazier was an elite recruit out of high school and was part of Brown's plan to bring the SMU basketball program to prominence. Frazier remains on the SMU roster. "I left the room for 60 seconds, came back and fully cooperated with the NCAA". Absolutely not did I instruct anyone to taka a course for Keith Fraizer.
The Buffalo Bills are absolutely waxing the Miami Dolphins in a Week 3 AFC East showdown, but they did sustain an injury to wide receiver Sammy Watkins. Percy Harvin and Charles Clay have combined for 336 receiving yards and three touchdowns while Robert Woods has nine receptions. The Bills are 4-1 ATS in their last 5 home games and 7-19-1 ATS in their last 27 games following a S.U.