FOOtBALL Georgia Tech vs Florida State Live:The Louisiana Ragin’ Cajuns and the Iowa State Cyclones will face off at noon ET Sept. 12 at Jack Trice Stadium to kick off their 2020 seasons. Louisiana ended up 11-3 last year and capped things off with a win over the Miami (OH) RedHawks in the LendingTree Bowl, so they are on the hunt for another strong season. While Iowa State was not exactly top dog last season, they did wrap up the year with a winning record of 7-6
is today (Thursday, September 10th) at 8:20 p.m. ET / 5:20 p.m. PT. It’s airing on NBC and streaming on Amazon, as the first Thursday Night Football game of the season.y Chiefs. Coverage starts at 7 pm ET on NBC or the NBC Sports app.
The Kansas City Chiefs are aiming to become the first team to win back-to-back championships—something that hasn’t been done since the New England Patriots in 2003 and 2004—and they’ve shown their commitment by locking up their star players.
The Houston Texans have done the opposite. After trading away star WR DeAndre Hopkins to Arizona for RB David Johnson, a 2020 2nd round pick, and a 2021 4th round pick, Deshaun Watson will have to rely on three new players—WR Brandin Cooks, WR Randall Cobb and Johnson—to be his offensive weapons.hgj
Before the Chiefs eliminated the Texans last season, there was plenty of reason for the Houston squad to feel confidence. But in that one game, everything broke against Houston, leaving many to wonder how they’ll reassemble it all.
Meanwhile, the Texans are also starting their season on what many consider the wrong side of their trade that sent All-Pro wide receiver DeAndre Hopkins to the Arizona Cardinals, in exchange for running back David Johnson.
The Chiefs will bring back most of their starters from their championship team. However, the offense will be missing guard Laurent Duvernay-Tardif and running back Damien Williams, who opted out of the season due to COVID-19 concerns.hgj