Although the high school football season is well underway in most states, five-star quarterback Arch Manning will not officially start his senior campaign for New Orleans Isidore Newman until this coming weekend. But Manning did take the field on Friday for a preseason “jamboree” against New Orleans De La Salle and led his team to a 20-13 win in a two-quarter tune-up before the real games start.
Manning was 6-of-12 passing for 81 yards and threw one interception, according to Christopher Dabe of The New Orleans Times Picayune. The Texas commit also ran for one touchdow.
Manning’s real games start Friday, when the Greenies travel to Boutte (La.) Hahnville for their opener.
Through three years, Manning has not won a Louisiana state title yet with Isidore Newman. That could change this season, as the Greenies have gotten close in each of the last two years
If there is one team that should be the most desperate to turn in a winning season in 2022, it just may be the Nebraska Cornhuskers. The program has gone a once unthinkable five consecutive seasons without playing in a bowl game, but hopes are rising high that this is the year that drought comes to an end. And, if a few things can go their way, Nebraska could be a viable player in the way the Big Ten West shakes out this fall.
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Scott Frost enters his fifth season as head coach of his alma mater, and the pressure has never been as high as it could be this year for him to turn in a long-awaited winning season. Nebraska
On Thursday evening, the Kansas City Chiefs will play their final preseason game against the Green Bay Packers at Arrowhead Stadium. Before the stadium clock reads 3 pm on the following Tuesday, Kansas City must have its roster down to 53 players.
So for Kansas City offensive coordinator Eric Bieniemy, it’s the time of year when the “Hiring All Applicants” sign is posted in the window.
“We’re evaluating what you did in the meeting room,” he told reporters before the team’s practice on Monday, “[along with] what you’re doing in the walk-throughs — and on the field. At the end of the day, we want our players to make [deciding on the final 53] as tough a decision as we have to make.
“They also need to understand — and I reminded them — it’s not about being out there playing your particular position. It’s all about, ‘What are you
Kelly Kay has shared some touching news in the wake of her loss.
Kelly, who is the girlfriend of late Oregon Ducks football player Spencer Webbannounced that she is expecting his child after the 22-year-old passed away from an accidental fall in July. In honor of the news, she took to Instagram to pen a message to her late partner.
“We created an angel before heaven gained one,” she wrote on Aug. 22. “All you ever wanted was to be a father…I know you’ll be the best one from up above.”
She continued her thoughts by reflecting on her future as a mother. “Can’t believe I have to do it without you but knowing I’ll have a piece of you keeps me going,” Kelly wrote. “I can’t wait to meet the person that’s half you, half me.”
She added, “I love you forever, both of you.”
Kelly shared photos