The vast majority of the Texans team knelt Sunday prior to their game against the Seahawks in protest to owner Robert McNair’s “we can’t have the inmates running the prison” comments at a recent meeting between NFL owners and executives.
McNair met with the team Saturday (after Brown’s interview with PFT) in an attempt to clear the air with his team, but Brown told reporters the meeting didn’t go well.
Oklahoma is also 7-1, having lost more recently, to Iowa State at home earlier this month. The Sooners, however, convincingly defeated Ohio State 31-16. But the Buckeyes were ranked No. 3 in the Associated Press poll, four spots ahead of Penn State and five ahead of the eighth-ranked Sooners.
Mayfield said he’ll be paying attention to where the selection committee ranks the Sooners on Tuesday.
“We’ve been invited by various members of Congress to visit, so maybe we can do something like that,” Kerr said. “We’ve talked about doing what we usually do in D.C., which is visiting one of the many museums or historical sites.”
Having been to the White House multiple times himself, including when his brother worked there during the Clinton Administration, Kerr acknowledged that “more than anything, I am disappointed for the players who have never been there.”
Wieberg’s doctor did not clear him to travel to Grapevine, Texas, leaving the group with 12 voting members — the same number it has had in each of the past three seasons, the CFP spokesperson said. While it’s not a serious issue, there is no timetable for Wieberg’s return, and he will Cheap Hockey Jerseys Canada not weigh in on the debates remotely. The group meets Monday evening and Tuesday morning in advance Cheap Dan Marino Jerseys of the release of its first rankings of the 2017 season (Tuesday, 7 p.m. ET, ESPN and ESPN App).