The college football season is here. Every week, different news and notes will pop up, which will affect what happens on the field and off it. Here are the college football week 7 news and notes.
D’Eriq King Out for the Season
After injuring his shoulder against Michigan State, D’Eriq King needs shoulder surgery and his season is over. He was in his sixth-year in college football and now Tyler Van Dyke will take over at quarterback.
Miami coach Manny Diaz told WQAM on Monday morning it's "Tyler Van Dyke's team" going forward. Diaz said starter D'Eriq King, who injured his shoulder against Michigan State, has opted to have season-ending surgery.https://t.co/JTEMCD3e2F
— Manny Navarro (@Manny_Navarro) October 11, 2021
Kayshon Boutte and Eli Ricks Out for Season
Kayshon Boutte left the game against Kentucky on a cart. It is now being reported that he will miss the rest of the season with a lower-leg injury. Boutte had 38 catches for 508 yards and nine touchdowns this season. On top of that, cornerback Eli Ricks is now out for the season. He was a preseason Third-Team All-American.
— Matt Zenitz (@mzenitz) October 11, 2021
Wisconsin Dismisses Running Back Jalen Berger From the Program
Wisconsin has dismissed freshman running back Jalen Berger from the team they announced. He had 24 rushes for 88 yards this season and has helped to give starter Chez Mellusi breaks. No official reason was given for his dismissal.
Wisconsin announces that freshman running back Jalen Berger has been dismissed from the football program.
— Nicole Auerbach (@NicoleAuerbach) October 10, 2021
Oregon Offensive Coordinator Joe Moorhead Should Return
Oregon offensive coordinator Joe Moorhead is set to return to the team after missing the team’s game in week 5 against Stanford. No official reason was given for his absence. The Ducks play Cal this weekend.
SOURCE: Oregon OC Joe Moorhead is expected to be back this week for the Ducks who play Cal. Moorhead missed UO’s last game, which Oregon lost to Stanford.
— Bruce Feldman (@BruceFeldmanCFB) October 10, 2021
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