Dallas Cowboys guard La’el Collins needs surgery to repair torn ligaments on his right big toe and is likely headed for injured reserve. Dez Bryant was expected to have an MRI exam on his sprained right knee Monday.
Texas Rangers reliever Jeremy Jeffress was available Monday and Tony Barnette will be available Tuesday against the Milwaukee Brewers. Jeffress has been away from the club since late August when he was arrested on suspicion of driving while intoxicated in Dallas and subsequently entering a substance abuse treatment facility in Houston.
TCU quarterback Kenny Hill is having a strong statistical season. Through his first four games as the Horned Frogs’ starter, he ranks fourth nationally in passing yards (371.8 per game) and fifth in total offense (413.2 avg.) while completing 66.1 percent of his attempts.
Diarse certainly found that to be true in the second half against SMU, as he took a 75-yard TD on the first offensive snap of the third quarter to spark the Horned Frogs' 33-3 win to retain the Iron Skillet. Video by Matthew Martinez.
TCU coach Gary Patterson said two players who missed all or part of last week’s game against SMU because of injuries, receiver Ty Slanina and safety Kenny Iloka, may return to action Saturday against Oklahoma.