Monday, August 31, 2009
Monday Morning Headlines- Football Edition
Back with another week of Harvard headlines as college football season gets ready to get under way. The past weekend wasn't busy for Harvard or the Ivy League, so not much to report.
1. Chris Pizzotti was again waived by the New York Jets, days after having re-signed with the team. Pizzotti played for three downs in the Jets preseason win against the New York Giants, throwing no passes. Pizzotti was waived by the Jets on August 15th but re-signed on the 21st. [NY Daily News]
2. Ryan Fitzpatrick, meanwhile, completed 8 of 11 passes for 65 yards during Buffalo's preseason loss to the Pittsburgh Steelers. [The Sports Network]
3. Here's a season preview of the Holy Cross Crusaders, Harvard's first test in the 2009 campaign. [Worcester Telegram]
Around the Ivy League
WTA tennis star Caroline Wozniacki spoke to the Yale Bulldogs during their practice on Friday about being a professional athlete.