Chargers CB Jason Verrett placed on IR, to have season-ending knee surgery

Los Angeles Chargers cornerback Jason Verrett was placed on season-ending injured reserve Saturday due to a left knee injury.

“It was never right in my opinion, just watching him in practice,” Chargers coach Anthony Lynn said. “But he’s such a competitor [that] he kept wanting to go out, save himself and play the first week. But he wasn’t able to play to his standard. So we just want him to get healthy.”

Verrett, 26, shut it down last season after a Week 4 game against the New Orleans Saints, when an MRI revealed he had a partially torn ACL in his left knee. After having surgery to repair the issue, the TCU product endured a rigorous rehab to work his way back onto the field.

“Accordingly, if this Court is unable to issue a decision by the end of the day tomorrow, Respondents intend to seek a stay of the PI Order from the Fifth Circuit on the morning of Friday, September 15, 2017, as the Rules contemplate.”

The NFL filed an appeal with the Fifth Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals on Monday and additionally filed for an emergency stay of the injunction in an effort to speed up a federal appeals process that usually takes months to reach a resolution.

In the meantime, Elliott remains eligible to play for Dallas while Wholesale Jerseys From China the NFL and the NFL Players’ Association continue fighting in the courts in the interest of establishing precedents for future disciplinary action.

Elliott, 22, recorded 24 carries for 104 rushing yards and added 36 yards receiving in the Cowboys’ season-opening win over the Giants on Sunday night. He will suit up again Where To Buy Cheap Jerseys Sunday against the Broncos in Denver barring any further setbacks.

Kentucky’s John Calipari swats down report that he is interested in running Knicks

Kentucky coach John Calipari had two words to describe the ESPN report that declared he had, through intermediaries, “reached out” to the New York Knicks about his desire to succeed Phil Jackson as the team’s president team president.

“Not true,” Calipari told Sporting News by text.

Calipari contacted SN late Thursday from Egypt, where he is coaching the Where To Buy Cheap Jerseys United States’ entry in the FIBA U19 World Cup, which begins Saturday with a game against Iran. Earlier in the day, he coached as the U.S. handled France, 82-60, for its second consecutive exhibition win. Two of the members of his next UK team, forward P.J. Washington and guard Hamidou Diallo, are key members of the U19 squad, and several top Wildcats recruiting targets are also on the roster.

Paulino has been suspended by the Astros before, but that was often more for disciplinary issues than drug usage. He was suspended for a good amount of time last season for violation of team rules, though those violations were never disclosed.

The 23-year-old pitcher now puts the Astros in a tough spot as Keuchel remains on the DL and Morton and McHugh are still rehabbing from their injuries. The logical guess Wholesale Jerseys China for his replacement will be Musgrove, who threw seven innings of shutout ball in his lone start with the Fresno Grizzlies this week.

Paulino’s suspension also begs the question, how does this affect Houston’s trade prospects? It was likely Paulino would have been asked for in a trade considering, his youth, size, projectablity and major league experience. Teams may now shy away from him because of the suspension. He is currently ranked as the 44th overall prospect in baseball according to MLB.com.