Three years ago, the Big 12 was left out of the inaugural College Football Playoff when it was determined by the selection committee that the conference's co-champions, Baylor and TCU, were not worthy of one of the four playoff spots. They field the nation's fourth-best defence, giving up just 270.9 yards per play. "I couldn't be more excited for our team and especially our seniors with the selection of our team to participate in the College Football Playoff", said UGA head coach Kirby Smart.
However, a double bogey at the 10th and dropped shots at the final two holes left him on eight under for the tournament on his comeback from injury. Tournament host Woods made three birdies on the front nine and there were huge cheers when he holed a tricky putt for an eagle two at the 350-yard par-four seventh, set up by a mammoth tee shot which ended up beyond the pin.
With their 26-20 overtime win over the Tampa Bay Buccaneers and a bit of help from an Atlanta Falcons (7-5) loss, the Packers (6-6) are now 1.5 games behind the Seattle Seahawks (7-4) for the sixth and final playoff seed (a wild card berth) in the NFC.
And toward the end of the fourth the quarter, a clearly ticked off Rivers allowed his frustration to boil over, as he got into a heated confrontation with some home fans. Rivers led the short-handed Clips with 25 points, but it was the Utah Jazz who earned a 126-107 road victory . While one can't necessarily blame Rivers for being frustrated at all that's gone on with the team, that doesn't excuse him from mouthing off to a fan in that way during a game.
Yes he was very passionate, intense and aggressive but he was only very complimentary and positive to me . Strangely, Guardiola cited an example that featured his own Bayern Munich player, Kimmich, with whom he had a similar altercation after a game in March 2015 although the City manager still insisted he meant no disrespect to Southampton or their manager Mauricio Pellegrino , his former Barcelona team mate.
NL MVP Giancarlo Stanton's time with the Miami Marlins is about up - provided, anyway, he wants it to be. The player's reps have already met with the San Francisco Giants' brass and were granted permission by the Miami franchise to pursue similar conversations with the St.