Although he couldn’t hide his giddiness for the upcoming season following a summer of wheeling and dealing, Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban tempered his expectations for his new-look team as he made his radio rounds last week.
The thinnest position group on the Texas roster received a much-needed boost Tuesday, when wide receiver Jaxon Shipley made it through a morning practice and was pronounced “ready to roll” by UT offensive play-caller Shawn Watson.
UTSA coach Larry Coker says he expects his three scholarship quarterbacks to play the season opener Friday night against the Houston Cougars
The three are senior Tucker Carter and freshmen Austin Robinson and Blake Bogenschutz.
In partnering with an NFL team, Swiss watchmaker Hublot needed to find the right match. With some of their watches retailing for more than $300,000, it wasn’t going to mesh well with blue-collar teams such as Pittsburgh or Cleveland.
In trimming their roster to 75, the Dallas Cowboys waived/injured safety Matt Johnson and released quarterback Caleb Hanie.
Johnson, a fourth-round pick in 2012, has never played in a regular-season NFL game.