INJURY UPDATE: Udonis Haslem received 4 stitches under his left eye as a result of a head-butt from Terrance Jones. They swung a deal to acquire point guard Goran Dragic , found a possible star center off the NBA's scrap heap in Hassan Whiteside , got lucky on draft night to land Justise Winslow with the No.
The 13-year veteran is dealing with a hamstring injury, and will have to determine through pregame warmups if he can play on Thursday. That trio has been limited in practice but likely will play along with the rest of the key players in this NFC West matchup.
The Hawkeyes (7-0 overall, 3-0 Big Ten Conference) are in the West Division driver's seat and a salty defense has a lot to do with getting there. That being said, if the Hawkeyes do get into the Big Ten championship game, their chances of leaving Indianapolis unscathed remain small, as any of the three likely teams they'll face (Ohio State, Michigan State or Michigan) will most likely be heavily favored.
In the receiving end, DeAndrea Hopkins had 148 yards and two touchdowns in 10 receptions while Cecil Shorts added 63 yards in four catches. "That's one, and we'll worry about the Houston Texans on Wednesday". On the ground, Lamar Miller rushed for 113 yards and one touchdown in 19 carries while Jonas Gray added 24 yards in seven attempts. Under offensive coordinator George Godsey, this team has failed to get any sort of running game going - averaging 96 yards per game (NFL Rank: 22) - ...
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Hard defeat: Injured Sixers point guard Kendall Marshall asked Stauskas, who spent two years at Michigan, if Saturday's last-second football loss to Michigan State was more disappointing than the Wolverines' 2007 defeat at the hands of Division I-AA Appalachian State.
With the exception of all the people supposedly tweeting about it a week ago during the Missouri game and the chat board buzz since, the NCAA-imposed suspension of Florida's redshirt freshman QB Will Grier announced Monday came as a total shock.