Seahawks win 38-30 to spoil Cardinals shot at NFC West title
The Cardinals (11-6) were still in the running for the NFC West title with a win, especially when the 49ers beat the Rams. The Cardinals couldn't take care of business against the Seahawks and will settle for the No. The second touchdown was set up by Jalen Thompson's interception that he returned to the Seahawks 1-yard line. ... S Quandre Diggs was carted off the field in the fourth quarter with a leg injury. ... RB Jonathan Ward (knee) also left in the fourth quarter.wftv.com
Florida vs. Oklahoma: How to watch, stream, listen
10 Florida will be without its top four pass catchers in the Cotton Bowl against eighth-ranked Oklahoma. ESPNLine: Oklahoma by 3Receivers Trevon Grimes and Kadarius Toney announced Monday they are skipping the game in Arlington, Texas, to prepare for their NFL futures. Their absences leave Florida trying to replace four guys who combined to catch 174 passes for 2,778 yards and 34 touchdowns in 2020. Toney was at his best this season, finishing with 70 catches for 984 yards and 10 touchdowns. He ended his college career with 1,590 yards receiving, 715 yards rushing and 16 total touchdowns.
Florida receivers Trevon Grimes, Kadarius Toney opt out of Cotton Bowl, enter draft
(AP Photo/John Bazemore)GAINESVILLE, Fla. – Florida receivers Trevon Grimes and Kadarius Toney are skipping the Cotton Bowl to prepare for their NFL futures. Grimes and Toney made their announcements Monday on Twitter, leaving the program two days before No. They are the second and third Florida players to opt out of the bowl, following tight end Kyle Pitts. Pitts is expected to be a top-15 draft pick, and Grimes and Toney also could go in the early rounds. Toney might not be quite as fast as Grimes, but he's one of the shiftiest players in the country.
Seahawks stuff Newton on final play, beat Patriots 35-30
Collier stuffed Cam Newton at the 1-yard line on the final play, and the Seattle Seahawks held off the New England Patriots 35-30 on Sunday night. But Newton took over the final minutes and yet another Seahawks-Patriots matchup was decided in the closing moments on a play snapped at the 1. On the final play, Newton tried to run power to the left, but was upended by Collier in the biggest play of his young career. The entire night in a normal setting would have left CenturyLink Field shaking with delirium, especially after the final play. Newton found Harry but was stopped at the 1 and New England used its final timeout, setting the stage for the final play.
Swamp success: No. 8 Florida ends 4-game home skid vs FSU
8 Florida hammered rival Florida State 40-17 to end a four-game, home losing streak in the series. Receiver Kadarius Toney taunted FSU players by posing and pointing at a scoreboard as they left the field at halftime. Florida: Coach Dan Mullen improved to 6-0 against FSU, including 4-0 as Florida’s offensive coordinator (2005-08). Defensive tackle Cory Durden and offensive tackle Ryan Roberts also left the game in the second quarter. UP NEXTFlorida State: Will play in a bowl game for the 37th time in the last 38 years.
UF defense gets reinforcements in time for Auburn game
Starting linebacker Ventrell Miller missed last weeks game against Towson after injuring his hamstring against Tennessee two weeks ago. Starting safety Donovan Stiner was suspended from the first half of the UT game after getting called for targeting in the second half against Kentucky. Those eight defensive players along with starting wide receiver Freddie Swain, who missed last Saturdays game with an unspecified injury are good to go for Saturdays game. UF coach Dan Mullen announced after Saturdays game that the five injured players who missed against Towson were returning this week. So with all those guys, though, we'll get them some reps this week leading into the game."dailycommercial.com