Jaxson Dart accounted for 308 yards and passed for two touchdowns and No. 20 Mississippi pulled away to beat 24th-ranked Tulane 37-20 on Saturday as injured Green Wave quarterback Michael Pratt watched from the sideline.
Who will the Green Wave be able to rely on in the running back room this year? Head coach Willie Fritz says they’ll play a lot of running backs early, and he believes eventually a few guys will start to separate themselves.
If the Saints were to draft Spears, who grew up 45 minutes north of New Orleans in Ponchatoula, he’d be going to the team he’s been a lifelong fan of. Spears talked about his love of the Saints on the NFL Network’s Good Morning Football show on Wednesday (April 12).
Teams officials for New Orleans’s NBA franchise confirmed that all Green Wave players and coaches will be in attendance when the Pelicans host the Miami Heat in the Smoothie King Center Wednesday (Jan. 18) at 7 p.m. so that they can be recognized for their historic 46-45 come from behind Cotton Bowl win and 12-2 season finish.
Southern California quarterback Caleb Williams, the catalyst for the Trojans’ turnaround season, won the Heisman Trophy on Saturday night to make USC the first school to take home college football’s most prestigious player of the year award eight times.
Michael Pratt accounted for 442 total yards and five touchdowns, Tyjae Spears highlighted his 199 yards rushing with a 60-yard score and No. 18 Tulane beat No. 22 UCF 45-28 on Saturday night in the American Athletic Conference championship game.