Syracuse’s leading receiver Trishton Jackson declares for 2020 NFL Draft

first_img“I can’t be gracious enough for the opportunity to play the game I love at both Michigan State and Syracuse University,” Jackson’s statement read, in part.AdvertisementThis is placeholder textThe former Michigan State receiver transferred to Syracuse in the spring of 2018 in the hopes of jumpstarting his football career. After scoring a touchdown in his debut in the 2018 Camping World Bowl, Jackson led SU with 66 catches for 1023 yards and 11 touchdowns.Jackson, Dino Babers’ third 1000-yard receiver in four seasons at Syracuse, leaves a clear void in need of filling next season. Jackson caught a team-high 11 touchdowns in 2019.SU’s options at receiver for 2020 include Taj Harris, Nykeim Johnson, Cameron Jordan, Anthony Queeley, Ed Hendrix and Courtney Jackson. Tight ends Luke Benson and Aaron Hackett accounted for nine touchdowns in 2019. Facebook Twitter Google+ Trishton Jackson, Syracuse’s leading receiver last season, declared for the 2020 NFL Draft on Thursday afternoon via Twitter and will forego his final season of eligibility. Published on December 26, 2019 at 3:57 pm Contact Andrew: aegraham@syr.edu | @A_E_Graham Commentslast_img read more

UFC: Joe Lauzon to not fight again in the competition?

first_img 10 months ago UFC: The biggest dream matches that never happened inside the cage COMMENT Raj Sarkar It is really a piece of sad news for MMA fans that Joe Lauzon might not fight in UFC again. After having a spectacular knockout win against Jonathan Pearce in the recently happened UFC Boston the entire MMA community wanted him to see inside the octagon again but it has minimal probability now. In a recent interview, UFC President Dana White has confirmed that the contract between Lauzon and UFC has ended and they don’t want to renew it for the American martial artist.Also Read- UFC: Conor McGregor Has Been Named As The Richest Fighter Of UFCUFC: Joe Lauzon’s UFC contract ended?According to President Dana White, they had a contract with Joe Lauzon which stated that with a win, lose, or draw Lauzon is not going to fight further in UFC. Lauzon knocked out debutant Jonathan Pearce in the very first round of UFC Boston and he feels that he can still fight. Joe Lauzon agreed upon the special agreement he had with UFC but as per his words, he would have never fought in UFC again only if he would have failed to perform against Jonathan Pearce. According to reports, Joe Lauzon contacted Dana White after UFC Boston and wanted to appear again but Dana showed no interest in Lauzon. After the fight, Lauzon shared a happy moment with his teammates but Dana White was actually expecting a retirement speech from him. However, Lauzon said that he is not going to argue with the UFC president and might take up the retirement on a good note. Also Read- WWE: Seth Rollins Slammed By UFC Interim Champion Colby CovingtonUFC: Joe Lauzon’s recent statisticsThe American martial artist is extremely skilled with 28 wins and 15 losses and has 26 stoppages among his 28 wins. However, in the recent tenure, he had a lot of losses. He came back to the win column after facing three back to back losses against Chris Gruetzemacher, Clay Guida and Stevie Ray. These losses might have impacted his reputation and Dana might have lost his interest over Joe Lauzon. Despite his loses, Joe Lauzon remains to be one of the loved martial artists of all time. 10 months ago UFC: Conor McGregor has been named as the richest fighter of UFC SUBSCRIBE TO US First Published: 24th October, 2019 16:58 IST WE RECOMMEND LIVE TVcenter_img WATCH US LIVE 10 months ago UFC: Jose Aldo looks shreded in new shape for bantamweight division Written By 10 months ago UFC: Jose Aldo loses weight for bantamweight division; Slams Cejudo Last Updated: 24th October, 2019 16:58 IST UFC: Joe Lauzon To Not Fight Again In The Competition? Joe Lauzon might not fight in UFC again despite knocking out Jonathan Pearce in UFC Boston. Dana White does not want to offer him a contract, know more. FOLLOW US 10 months ago UFC: Yair Rodriguez and Jeremy Stephens channel anger before fight Also Read- UFC: Mackenzie Dern Might Make Her Comeback In February Next YearAlso Read- UFC: Khabib Nurmagomedov Plans To Retire In The Next 2 Years From MMA last_img read more