Seibert kicked a 33-yarder and the Bulldogs and Sooners played on, but not for much longer.
For many Lions fans, Caldwell can do nothing right, Hayes wrote. These are the same fans that called African-Americans thugs for quietly taking a knee during the national anthem. These are the same people who cheered with approval when President Donald Trump called football players ‘Sons of b——.’
Now, these ‘fans’ have the best coach in modern Lions history in their sights. And no, it’s not just because of the terrible loss to Cincinnati. For many, it’s because he has brown skin.
Caldwell is not among the many, however, offering a more logical explanation as to why his job may be in jeopardy.
Then it was Mayfield’s turn. A touchdown would have sent the Sooners to Atlanta, but on a third-and-2 from the 17 Georgia All-America linebacker Roquan Smith nailed Jordan Smallwood a yard short of the first down.
We all know Earl and Earl’s a wonderful guy and a great competitor, an incredible player and all that, Carroll said. He sees things a little differently sometimes. It’s unfortunate because it causes people to have to take a stand on stuff, and then in this day and age, everything you say just goes and goes. Writing looks different than as you would say it.
With James Harden in the locker room with a hamstring injury and the Houston Rockets desperate to end their losing streak, Chris Paul came to the rescue.
Harden scored 40 points before leaving with the injury late in the fourth quarter, and Paul scored 15 of his 28 points in overtime as the Rockets snapped a five-game skid with a 148-142 double-overtime win over the Los Angeles Lakers on Sunday night.
He just willed us to win, and great players can do that, coach Mike D’Antoni said. Certain guys can just say, `We’re not losing,’ and `Whatever it takes,’ and that’s what he said tonight and that’s what he did.