Month: November 2020

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CFB Player Updates – Sat. October 31

These updates are a mix of inactives, players who returned to action, QB starters, and some simple injury updates (but not all). Look for a separate post later today (Sunday) with in-depth Saturday injury news.

List of Updates from October 31 (unless noted):

QBs: In the biggest QB news Saturday Hank Bachmeier (Boise State) and Brandon Peters (Illinois) did not play, as Peters is out 21 days with a positive covid test. Anthony Russo (Temple) and Gunnar Watson (Troy) did not suit up Saturday with injuries.

  • Jack Abraham, Southern Miss – returned to action, injured
  • Holton Ahlers, East Carolina – returned to action (Friday)
  • Hank Bachmeier, Boise State – did not travel (covid?)
  • Trad Beatty, Temple – started, shared time
  • Myles Brennan, LSU – did not play
  • KJ Costello, Miss State – started, injured
  • TJ Finley, LSU – started
  • Jacob Free, Troy – started
  • Joey Gatewood, Kentucky – started
  • Tristan Gebbia, Oregon State – named starter for opener
  • Tyler Johnston, UAB – played but did not start
  • Emory Jones, Florida – played in mop-up time
  • Trevor Lawrence, Clemson – out, will not be able to play next week against Notre Dame either
  • Grayson McCall, Coastal Carolina – started
  • Re-al Mitchell, Temple – wasn’t seen in early warmups, but did play in reserve
  • Brandon Peters, Illinois – covid positive, out 21 days
  • Matt Robinson, Illinois – started, injured
  • Anthony Russo, Temple – did not play (shoulder)
  • Jack Sears, Boise State – started
  • Kevaris Thomas, Western Kentucky – did not play (injury)
  • DJ Uiagalelei, Clemson – started
  • Gunnar Watson, Troy – out
  • Tate Whatley, Southern Miss – unavailable
  • Isaiah Williams, Illinois – unavailable, covid protocol
  • Terry Wilson, Kentucky – did not play

RBs: Ja’Veon Marlow (Vanderbilt) was announced to be suspended for a violation of team rules, while Toa Taua (Nevada) and SaRodorick Thompson (Texas Tech) were in action. Sean Tucker (Syracuse) and King Doerue (Purdue) were unable to play this weekend with injuries. Kavosiey Smoke (Kentucky) returned to action on Saturday after missing games with a rib injury.

  • Breden Brady, UTSA – returned to action
  • Mulbah Car, Houston – returned to action
  • Marcus Crowley, Ohio State – unavailable
  • Emari Demercado, TCU – returned to action
  • King Doerue, Purdue – unavailable
  • Trestan Ebner, Baylor – played
  • David Ellis, Indiana – inactive
  • BJ Emmons, FAU – did not play (injury)
  • Tayon Fleet-Davis, Maryland – unavailable (Friday)
  • Jamious Griffin, Georgia Tech – not available
  • Hassan Hall, Louisville – unavailable
  • Timothy Jackson, Air Force – out
  • Amare Jones, Tulane – returned to action
  • Johnnie Lang, Iowa State – returned to action
  • John Lovett, Baylor – played but injured early
  • Ja’Veon Marlow, Vanderbilt – suspended for violation of team rules
  • Demetrius Mauney, East Carolina – unavailable, covid protocol (Friday)
  • Kenny McIntosh, Georgia – unavailable
  • Chez Mellusi, Clemson – unavailable
  • Marcel Murray, Arkansas State – out again
  • Raymond, Niro, Northwestern – active
  • Darius Pinnix, East Carolina – returned to action (Friday)
  • Kadin Remsberg – Air Force – out
  • Danny Smith, Boise State – unavailable
  • Kavosiey Smoke, Kentucky – returned to action
  • Rhamdondre Stevenson, Oklahoma – played
  • Josh Stoner, Air Force – played
  • Titus Swen, Wyoming – unavailable (Friday)
  • Toa Taua, Nevada – played
  • Corey Taylor, Tulsa – did not play (Friday)
  • SaRodorick Thompson, Texas Tech – played
  • Chadarius Townsend, Texas Tech – played
  • Sean Tucker, Syracuse – did not dress
  • Ronnie Walker, Virginia – available, did not play (that I’m aware)
  • Jaylen Warren, Utah State – did not play
  • Xavier White, Texas Tech – not dressed
  • TK Wilkerson, Tulsa – returned to action (Friday)
  • RB Anthony Williams, Michigan St – not dressed
  • DJ Williams, Auburn – warmed up, did not play (that I’m aware)
  • Miyan Williams, Ohio State – available

WRs & TEs: In the more high profile receiver news, Danny Gray (SMU) was a surprise scratch, and Rondale Moore (Purdue) was again out. Gunner Romney (BYU) returned from a hamstring injury, Taj Harris (Syracuse) played after being suspended last week, and Tim Jones (Southern Miss) returned after a long layoff with a hamstring issue. Chris Olave (Ohio State) was back after injury last week, while Elijah Cooks (Nevada) was not able to go, and George Pickens (Georgia) did not travel.

  • Lawrence Arnold, Kansas – unavailable
  • Jared Atkinson, Baylor – returned to action
  • Jose Barbon, Temple – covid protocol
  • Devin Boddie, Vanderbilt – did not play
  • James Bostic, Vanderbilt – played
  • Maliq Carr, Purdue – not in warmups
  • KeSean Carter, Texas Tech – played
  • Elijah Cooks, Nevada – not dressed
  • Beau Corrales, UNC – not dressed
  • Brayden Cosper, BYU – not dressed
  • Lavel Davis, Virginia – did not play
  • TE Dylan Deveney, Georgia Tech – available
  • TE Nick Eubanks, Michigan – played
  • Danny Gray, SMU – did not play
  • Jaylen Harris, Ohio State – unavailable
  • Smoke Harris, Louisiana Tech – returned to action
  • Taj Harris, Syracuse – played after suspension game
  • Jsi Hatfield, East Carolina – returned to action (Friday)
  • Berkeley Holman, Northwestern – inactive
  • TE Daniel Imatorbhebhe, Illinois – season debut
  • Shedrick Jackson, Auburn – not dressed
  • JJ Jefferson, Northwestern – inactive
  • Hezekiah Jones, Texas A&M – season debut
  • Tim Jones, Southern Miss – returns to action
  • Kerby Joseph, Illinois – unavailable
  • Jordan Kress, New Mexico – played
  • TE Bruno Labelle, Cinci – unavailable (knee)
  • Frank Ladson, Clemson – did not play (hip), expected back next week
  • TE Jack Luavasa, Kansas – unavailable
  • McLane Mannix, Texas Tech – dressed, DNP
  • Miles Marshall, Indiana – inactive
  • TE David Martin-Robinson, Temple – out, covid protocol
  • Cornelius McCoy, Georgia State – out
  • Tarique Milton, Iowa State – did not travel
  • Rondale Moore, Purdue – unavailable
  • Tre Mosley, Michigan State – dressed, DNP (that I’m aware)
  • Laress Nelson, Michigan State – not dressed
  • Tre Nixon, UCF – did not play
  • Obi Obialo, Oklahoma – dressed
  • Chris Olave, Ohio State – played
  • TE Daniel Parker, Missouri – did not travel
  • Henry Pearson, App State – back in action
  • AT Perry, Wake Forest – did not play
  • George Pickens, Georgia – did not travel
  • Dalton Rigdon, Texas Tech – not dressed
  • Gunner Romney, BYU – back in action
  • Savon Scarver, Utah State – played
  • Brenden Schooler, Texas – not dressed
  • Jah’Marae Sheread, Texas State – did not play (injury)
  • Trevon Sidney, Illinois – unavailable
  • TJ Simmons, West Virginia – returned to action
  • James Sosinski, Kansas – unavailable
  • JD Spielman, TCU – unavailable
  • TE Khameron Taylor, Indiana – inactive
  • TE Carl Tucker, Alabama – played
  • TJ Vasher, Texas Tech – not dressed
  • Jalen Virgil, App State – did not play
  • Dayton Wade, Western Kentucky – unavailable (lower leg)
  • Takulve Williams, Kansas – unavailable
  • TE Brayden Willis, Oklahoma – not dressed