Inactive for the first two games, Dallas Cowboys’ defensive end Taco Charlton took to social media Monday with a plea to the team: Free me. The Cowboys have had trade discussions for Charlton, a first-round pick in 2017, but nothing that has gotten close to fruition, according to a source. Charlton is guaranteed his $1.376 million base salaries this season and $458,000 next season.
Jaguars cornerback Jalen Ramsey wants out of Jacksonville. Agent David Mulugheta said that he asked the Jaguars to trade his client. League sources also said the Jaguars have had talks with teams and are asking for at least one first-round pick but would like more than that in return for the two-time Pro Bowl cornerback.
Pittsburgh Steelers star quarterback Ben Roethlisberger will have surgery on his right elbow and miss the remainder of the season, coach Mike Tomlin announced Monday. The Steelers, who will place Roethlisberger on injured reserve, have not yet provided details about the injury, and there is no timetable for when the six-time Pro Bowler will be able to play again. Roethlisberger was hurt late in the second quarter of Sunday’s 28-26 loss to the Seattle Seahawks, grabbing his elbow after attempting a pass on the team’s final drive of the half.
In Monday night football, the Cleveland Browns beat the NY Jets 23-3.
Coming up this Friday night in High school football on the radio, Mt Pleasant is back in action with a Homecoming game with Paris at 7:30 pm on KLAKE 97.7 and KBUS 101.9, Mt Vernon will host Winnsboro in a clash at 7:30 pm on STAR Country 96.9, it’s also Homecoming at Sulphur Springs as they host Royse City at 7:30 pm on STAR Country 95.59. Also Friday night, Pittsburg is at Van, Waskom visits Paul Pewitt, Daingerfield is at DeKalb, Tatum will travel to Hughes Springs, Gilmer travels to Carthage, North Lamar is at Jefferson and Rivercrest is at Prairiland.
The Texas Rangers are in Houston to start a series with the Astros on tonight at 7:05 pm.
Over at NTCC today, the Men’s Soccer will face Mountain View College–12:00 pm