College football is back in the best way (unless you’re an LSU fan), plus Judge, Pujols keeps hitting the home run

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Let’s get it right.

It’s not a good morning for…

The LSU . tigers

I know I’m supposed to write for a living, but I’m not sure I have the words to describe this. Oh, okay. here we are.

LSU fans, I’m sorry. I am very very sorry. This loss is one for the ages.

  • With just over four minutes left, LSU quarterback Jaden Daniels have found cut out for jenkins On the 22-yard fairway, the extra cut-off point FloridaLead to 24-17.
  • Then the LSU defense forced a three and walked out, and Florida a chase. But Malik Nabr I’m afraid punctuation – his second night. FSU’s Brendan Gantt He recovered at LSU’s 8-yard streak with 2:15 left. Game over, isn’t it?
  • wrong – wrong – wrong. At the third goal from the 1 yard line, Seminole runs back Trishawn Ward Fumbled in the stadium, the LSU Mekhi Wingo recovered. Now you might be asking “Why did Florida even risk throwing the ball?” You would be right to ask for that. It wasn’t the best idea in world history. In any case…
  • Daniels then led LSU in one minute twenty-one seconds, 11 games, 99 yards, culminating in a touchdown pass to Jenkins as time runs out. Going to work overtime, right?
  • wrong – wrong – wrong. Shim Brown Withholding the extra point, Florida retained win 24-23.

I’m just tired of typing it.

This was college football at its height. There have been a few times when fans on both sides have their hands on their heads and their jaws on the floor – while reacting to the exact same play. She was beautiful, ugly, amazing, and genius. You can’t write a text with more twists and turns. Welcome back college football.

It does not mention the honorable

Good morning everyone, especially…

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no. 3 Georgia Bulldogs…

If you think that Georgia Bulldogs They were going nowhere after the national championship, think again. The Bulldog opened his title defense using 49-3 win over No. 11 Oregon.

  • It’s Georgia’s biggest win ever over an AP ranked team. Bulldogs scored landings in each of their first seven drives.
  • Stetson Bennett He went 25 for 31 passes for 368 yards with touchdown passes to Ladd McConkey And the Adonai Mitchell.
  • Even after losing five players in the first round of the 2022 NFL Draft, Georgia’s defense was in control. pick up the bulldog Bo Knicks twice and only allowed 4.7 yards per attempt.

This is the third time since the start of last season that Georgia has caught a competitor ranked with three points or less. All other teams sum I did it twice during that time. aggressively, Things were as good if not betterOur college football correspondent Sally Barrett writes.

Meanwhile, college football expert Sheehan Jayaraja said, Name Georgia for the first “winner” title in Winners and losers column from the first week.

…and good morning also to No.. 2 Ohio State Bucks

So far, so good for Ohio BucksDefense under a new defensive coordinator Jim Knowles. With Buckeye’s powerful attack struggling, it was the defense that went up 21-10 against 5th seed Notre Dame.

While it wasn’t the offensive blast that we’ve known from Ohio lately, The Buckeyes still got an A+ in Barrett’s Week 1 درجات scores. Meanwhile, Sheehan says The offense is a cause for concern.

  • Jiargah: “Ohio State needed a handful of miraculous plays from Stroud along the field to create an attack against Notre Dame…They looked lethal after Smith Ngigba was injured. Notre Dame’s defense dictated the game for much of the night… Any idea that Ohio State is a contender for the title is flawless in context Alabama Or Georgia looks like so far.

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The historic hunt for Aaron Judge, Albert Pujols continues ⚾

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There is no home race this year. Aaron Judge has 17 more than anyone else — but there are two date chases, and the men who chase them show no signs of slowing down.

crank the judge 450 feet long at home in winning over rays Sunday to reach a 53- The Devil in season. he is As one hit on Saturdaywhich means that currently At the pace of 64 this season. AL’s home record is 61 Yankees slugger Roger Maris in 1961. There are only eight seasons in 60 seasons in MLB history.

  • Barry Bonds, 2001 Giants: 73
  • Mark McGuire, 1998 Cardinals: 70
  • Sami Sousa, 1998 Cubs: 66
  • Mark McGuire, 1999 Cardinals: 65
  • Sami Sousa, 2001 Cubs: 64
  • Sami Sousa, 1999 Cubs: 63
  • Roger Maris, 1961 Yankees: 61
  • Babe Ruth, 1927 Yankees: 60

while, Albert Pujols Home hit the clutch run on his own, a Green light shot by kick in the eighth game to give basics 2-0 win over Cubs. it’s a Career Home Run No. 695 For Pujols, one less than peg Alex Rodriguez For the fourth time ever. Here is the list:

  • Barry Bonds: 762
  • Hank Aaron: 755
  • Babe Ruth: 714
  • Alex Rodriguez: 696
  • Albert Pujols: 695

The Pujols have made nine of their 16 games this season since August 1.

Ace, Skye both win away from the WNBA Finals trip 🏀

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The Vegas Aces And the Chicago Sky They both have major wins in Game 3 and now, they both top their series 2-1, one game away from meeting in the WNBA Finals.

Let’s start in Seattle, where the Aces won Thriller and Overtime, 110-98Opposite Storm.

  • Aja Wilson He had 34 points plus 11 rebounds. She is the third player in WNBA history with consecutive 30-point games in the playoffs, joining Brianna Stewart (2020) and Angel McCogtry (2011).
  • Chelsea Gray He had 29 playoff points, including eight in overtime.
  • Aces scored four points in the last 2.9 seconds — crammed around the Sue Bird 3 pointer — to force overtime. It was an absolutely amazing endingWNBA expert Jack Maloney writes.

It wasn’t that big of an affair between Sky and Sun76-72 – But Chicago is fine with that.

Candice Parker He had 16 points, 11 rebounds, four assists, and three blocks to lead the way. She is also a draw Tamika Catchings for Most double-doubles in match history with 27. This performance was “a testament to her greatness”, Jack says.

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What are we watching on Monday?

Monza vs Atalanta12:15 pm Paramount +
🏈 No. 4 Clemson against. Georgia Tech8 p.m. on ESPN