Tuesday State News Summary
Tue, 22 Sep 2020 05:53:59 EDT


WE OPEN WITH THE LIONS, WHO WENT BACK TO WORK YESTERDAY……….AS
THE GAMEPLANNING IS UNDERWAY FOR SUNDAY’S ROAD GAME IN ARIZONA
AGAINST THE CARDINALS. AFTER A PAIR OF TOUGH LOSSES TO START THE
SEASON TO THE BEARS AND THE PACKERS, PLAYERS LIKE CENTER FRANK
RAGNOW AND RUNNING BACK KERRYON JOHNSON SAY THEY ARE 100%
CONFIDENT THAT HEAD COACH MATT PATRICIA CAN GET THINGS ‘TURNED
AROUND’……..


THIS MARKS THE THIRD TIME IN THE LAST SIX YEARS THAT THE LIONS HAVE
STARTED A SEASON 0 AND 2……


THE RAIDERS WIN THEIR FIRST REGULAR SEASON GAME IN LAS
VEGAS…..UPSETTING THE NEW ORLEANS SAINTS, 34 TO 24, LAST NIGHT ON
‘MONDAY NIGHT FOOTBALL’…..


THE TIGERS BEGIN THEIR FINAL ROAD TRIP OF THE SEASON TONIGHT………
AS THEY’RE IN MINNESOTA FOR THE START OF A TWO-GAME SERIES
AGAINST THE PLAYOFF-BOUND TWINS. FIRST PITCH IS AT 7:40……..


THE TAMPA BAY LIGHTNING WIN LAST NIGHT’S GAME #2 OF THE STANLEY
CUP FINALS…….DEFEATING THE DALLAS STARS, 3 TO 2……..TO TIE UP THAT
BEST-OF-SEVEN SERIES AT A GAME APIECE………


WITH THE BIG TEN SET TO START IT’S COLLEGE FOOTBALL SEASON NEXT
MONTH, ODDSMAKERS ARE OUT WITH THEIR ADJUSTED WIN TOTALS FOR
2020. THEY HAVE MICHIGAN POSTED AT 6-AND-A-HALF WINS; MICHIGAN
STATE IS LISTED AT 3-AND-A-HALF WINS……..


OFFICIALS WITH TWO MORE CONFERENCES - THE MOUNTAIN WEST AND THE
PAC-12 - ARE REPORTEDLY EXAMINING PLANS THAT WOULD SEE THEM BEGIN
THEIR RESPECTIVE COLLEGE FOOTBALL SEASONS LATER THIS FALL. THE
MOUNTAIN WEST WOULD REPORTEDLY START IT’S SEASON AT THE END OF
OCTOBER, WHILE THE PAC-12 WOULD REPORTEDLY START A SEVEN-GAME
SEASON THE FIRST WEEK OF NOVEMBER……A SCHEDULE THAT WOULD
ALLOW A PAC-12 TEAM TO QUALIFY FOR THE COLLEGE FOOTBALL
PLAYOFFS………




   

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