The visitors had the better of the first half up to the penalty miss. Rovers sprang to life after their reprieve, Harrison volleying just wide, while Billy Bodin and Matt Taylor forced saves from Gore. Once Clarke emerged a few 45 minutes later he offered a concise explanation for why Leese and his side will be in the hat for the FA Cup draw on Monday night while his players will be watching Eastenders.
If Lancaster resigns or is sacked it would leave the governing body little time to appoint a replacement before the start of the Six Nations Championship, given that the England elite player squad must be named at the start of January. With Ireland coach Joe Schmidt insisting he will seeing out the remaining two years of his contract, it appears England might have turned their attentions towards another World Cup boss with an excellent reputation in Irish rugby.
Blake Bortles threw for 381 yards and two touchdowns, including a 20-yard pass to Bryan Walters with 2:16 left to keep Jacksonville in it. But Marcus Williams came up with his second interception of the game on Jacksonville's next possession as the Jets sent the Jaguars (2-6) to their 13th straight road loss.
Manziel was injured twice in similar situations late last season, forcing him to end the year on injured reserve. He does have five passes defensed, which is tied for second on the team with nickel corner Leon Hall. The Bengals dropped a pass! And he stopped himself halfway through the conversation to remind me that having No. 97 back at full strength had a lot to do with all of the success across the front four.
The Saints quarterback engaged in a shootout with Eli Manning and the Giants on Sunday, with New Orleans edging out New York in a back-and-forth affair, 52-49, with a last-second field goal by Kai Forbath ensuring the victory. Back to. 500 at midseason following a 1-4 start, they took more positives than negatives from their record-setting 52-49 victory against the New York Giants.
In preseason they were picked to win the SEC, partly because of the hiring of Will Muschamp as defensive coordinator. If one looks at the ESPN Football Power Index (FPI ), one sees the SEC is quite well-represented in the outlet's measure of team strength that is meant to be the best predictor of a team's performance going forward for the rest of the season.