26 Oct
2019

“More” Could Reportedly Be Coming From Ohio State In The Coming Days

first_imgA closeup of Urban Meyer during an Ohio State football game.NEW ORLEANS, LA – JANUARY 01: Head coach Urban Meyer of the Ohio State Buckeyes looks on prior to the All State Sugar Bowl against the Alabama Crimson Tide at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on January 1, 2015 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)Earlier this week, Ohio State began to release documents related to the investigation of Urban Meyer. The investigation, concluded last week, resulted in a three-game suspension for Meyer.The school has already released documents containing text messages between Urban Meyer, athletic director Gene Smith and associate director of football Jerry Emig. Also included in the documents were text messages between Urban Meyer’s wife, Shelley, and Courtney Smith.There is no end in sight though. According to college football insider Dennis Dodd, there will be more documents coming.“This probably will go on for a while,” Dodd said on Twitter.Get ready for more from tOSU: I’m told there will be more documents coming from the school as they relate to the Urban Meyer investigation as they become available. This probably will go on for a while.— Dennis Dodd (@dennisdoddcbs) August 29, 2018Ohio State’s investigative committee poured over documents for weeks, so it’s not surprising to see them released over time. There is a significant amount of information that went into the investigation, and Ohio State will control when it’s released to the public.Meanwhile, the football team prepares for a contest at home against Oregon State on Saturday.last_img read more

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26 Oct
2019

A High School Football Player Has Died After Injuries Suffered During A Game Friday Night

first_imgTwo generic NFL footballs.(Photo by Buda Mendes/Getty Images)We’ve got some awful, awful news out of Zebulon, Georgia this Monday morning. A high school football player named Dylan Thomas, who played for Pike County, has died after sustaining injuries during a game this past Friday night.Thomas, who was a junior linebacker, was injured during his team’s game against Peach County High School. He was transported to a nearby hospital following the injury and underwent emergency surgery. He suffered from brain swelling and fell into a coma.His uncle, Nick Burgess, issued a grave update on Saturday. Sunday night, numerous reports confirmed that Thomas had passed away from his injuries.Alexa Liacko of FOX 5 reports that Thomas was just 16 years old.Things are not looking good at all. I can’t even describe the pain I am feeling. we will know the outcome in 12 hours….Posted by Nick Burgess on Saturday, September 29, 2018BREAKING: We’ve just received word from family that 16-year-Old Dylan Thomas has passed away. We have more information on this heartbreaking news in MINUTES on @FOX5Atlanta. ? #DylanStrong pic.twitter.com/wmtbzJkNOh— Alexa Liacko FOX 5 (@AlexaLiackoFOX5) October 1, 2018It’s unclear what kind of play led to Thomas’ injury.Our thoughts and prayers are with Thomas’ family and friends.last_img read more

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