Clemson K Huegel suffers season-ending ACL injury
Clemson kicker Greg Huegel is done for the season after suffering a torn ACL at the end of Wednesday night's practice. Huegel was injured when a defensive player rolled into him while he was attempting a kick, the school announced Thursday. "It was a freak accident on the last play of practice on Wednesday," head coach Dabo Swinney said in a statement, per the Post and Courier of Charleston (S.C.)."We were in the two-minute drill, which we do at the end of every Wednesday practice. A defensive player rolled into him after his kick. He walked off the practice field and we hoped it was just a strain or a bruise, but the tests revealed a torn ACL." Huegel, a semifinalist for the Lou Groza Award last season, is 43 of 55 on field goals in his career, including 2 of 4 this season. He booted a career-long 49-yarder in last week's win over Louisville. The second-ranked Tigers (3-0) will host Boston College on Saturday. Huegel will be replaced by junior backup Alex Spence. "It is a big loss, we are talking about a two-time all-conference kicker. But, I have confidence in our kickers," Swinney said. "Alex Spence will move up. He is in his fourth year with our program and has shown great improvement this year. He really had a good August camp."
September 22, 2017

Oklahoma CB Parker out for season
Oklahoma sophomore cornerback Jordan Parker will miss the rest of the season with a knee injury, coach Lincoln Riley confirmed Monday. Parker injured his left knee while blocking for a punt return early in the game Saturday against UTEP. Parker started eight games for the Sooners last season, and though Parnell Motley won the starting job in the preseason opposite All-Big 12 corner Jordan Thomas, Parker was still a key part of the Oklahoma secondary.
September 4, 2017

Noles QB Francois out for season
Florida State quarterback Deondre Francois is expected to miss the remainder of the season after sustaining a patellar tendon injury in his left knee, multiple outlets reported on Sunday. The sophomore was injured during the Seminoles' season-opening 24-7 loss to Alabama on Saturday. He is expected to undergo surgery on Tuesday, according to the Tallahassee Democrat. Francois injured his left knee after being sacked by Crimson Tide safety Ronnie Harrison in the fourth quarter. He was prone on the turf in pain and was unable to put weight on the leg as he was helped off the field. Francois was later spotted on crutches with a brace on the knee. Harrison took to Twitter to offer his well wishes to Francois. "Praying for -Dirtie12 , Hit was Not Intentional!" Harrison wrote. "I hope you have a speedy recovery bra." Freshman James Blackman came on in place of Francois, who completed 19 of 33 passes for 210 yards with one touchdown and two interceptions against Alabama. Last season, Francois threw for 3,350 yards with 20 touchdowns. Coach Jimbo Fisher said Blackman will get the nod when the Seminoles host Louisiana-Monroe on Saturday in Tallahassee, Fla. Blackman receives a bit a warm up in Week 2 before a big rivalry game against Miami the following week.
September 3, 2017

LSU DE Arden Key won't play in opener against BYU
LSU defensive end won't play in LSU's season opener Saturday against BYU in New Orleans. Key, the junior and All-America edge rusher, is not yet fully recovered from having shoulder surgery in May and will miss the opener. Key, the school's single-season sack record holder, missed spring practice while taking a leave of absence from the team and then underwent the shoulder procedure in late May, mending an issue that lingered through last season.
August 28, 2017

Louisville WR DeVante Peete out for the season
Louisville wide receiver Devante Peete will miss the season due to an unspecified injury. Peete, a 6-foot-6 junior from Florida, was a reserve wide receiver but a key contributor on special teams, where he was a captain during his sophomore season in 2015 and again this fall. Peete caught four passes for 70 yards a year ago following a freshman campaign in which he caught 12 passes for 166 yards and a touchdown. Peete may become eligible for a medical redshirt.
August 28, 2017

Texas TE Beck out for season
Texas senior tight end Andrew Beck will undergo surgery on his fractured foot this week and will miss the entire upcoming season, the school announced Wednesday. Beck sustained the injury in practice last week, with initial reports having him sidelined for six to eight weeks. He has yet to use his redshirt season, which means he could return in 2018 as a fifth-year senior.
August 23, 2017

Central Michigan loses Tyler Conklin
Central Michigan senior tight end Tyler Conklin has had surgery to repair a broken bone in his foot. Doctors have not determined a timetable for Conklin's return to the team. Conklin injured his foot in training camp. He had 42 catches for 560 yards and six touchdowns in 2016. He had two touchdown catches in the upset victory at Oklahoma State, which earned him the John Mackey Tight End of the Week Award. He also had a game-winning, one-handed touchdown catch against Ohio. ...more
August 10, 2017

Sooners lose WR Nick Basquine to Achilles injury
Nick Basquine, Oklahoma's second-leading returning receiver, will miss the season after suffering an Achilles injury in Friday's practice. Basquine, a former walk-on junior from Norman who earned a scholarship last year, caught 20 passes for 265 yards and 2 touchdowns in 2016.
August 7, 2017

Rutgers LB Maddox-Williams tears ACL, out for season
Rutgers linebacker Tyreek Maddox-Williams will miss the entire 2017 season after sustaining a torn ACL during a non-contact drill in Tuesday's practice. Maddox-Williams recorded 47 tackles and a half-sack in nine games last season as a freshman. His top performance came in a 58-0 loss to Ohio State on Oct. 1, in which he notched a season-high 11 tackles. Maddox-Williams, who is listed at 6-foot, 232 pounds, had missed spring practice while recovering from shoulder surgery.
August 3, 2017

Syracuse guard Roberts to miss 2017 season
Redshirt junior guard Aaron Roberts suffered an injury to his left knee during summer conditioning and will miss the 2017 season.
July 29, 2017