Hue Jackson has followed a 1-15 season with an 0-8 start, but the Cleveland Browns coach insists he is not worried about his job.
“It’s a very complex situation on multiple levels. This is really the last window that we had [the trade deadline is Tuesday at 4 p.m. ET], and we did what we felt was best for the team.”
Garoppolo, who turns 26 on Thursday, was selected in the second round of the 2014 draft (No. 62 overall). He was scheduled for unrestricted free agency after the season, and the two sides apparently could not reach agreement on a new deal. The Patriots got a 2018 second-round pick for him.
The Patriots still have 40-year-old Tom Brady under contract through 2019. In early September, the Patriots traded No. 3 quarterback Jacoby Brissett to the Indianapolis Colts.
Bears guard Kyle Long suffered a hand injury against the New Orleans Saints. Offensive lineman Cody Whitehair sustained an elbow injury.
Ball and the Lakers fell behind 31-16 at the end of the first quarter but were within six late in the third, when Mitchell came flying from the wing on an Alec Burks’ missed 3, catching and throwing down the rebound with a thunderous, one-handed putback dunk that electrified the Vivint Smart Home Arena.
Ball was in position to grab the rebound, and no one boxed out Mitchell, who had a running start. Ball then threw a turnover on the ensuing play, and that led to a Mitchell 3-pointer that pushed the Jazz lead back to 11 heading into the fourth. The Lakers got no closer than five after that.
“That was my fault,” Ball said of the Mitchell putback dunk, which Lakers Cheap Hockey Jerseys coach Luke Walton said swung the momentum. “If you think about it, that kind of changed the whole Cheap Cycling Jerseys course of the game. … I should have boxed him out. Then I threw the turnover.”