Purdue running back Zander Horvath will miss four to eight weeks with a broken fibula, coach Jeff Brohm told reporters Monday.
Oregon freshman linebacker Justin Flowe, who made an immediate impact for the Ducks in his first game, is out indefinitely with a right foot injury.
Thompson scored two rushing touchdowns after replacing Hudson Card during the Longhorns’ 40-21 loss to Arkansas.
Preseason All-ACC first-team tight end James Mitchell suffered the injury against Middle Tennessee Saturday.
King suffered the injury during the Aggies’ 10-7 win at Colorado Saturday.
The move comes two days after a 42-28 home loss to unranked Stanford.
Chris Klieman says the injury may not be as severe as initially thought but that Skylar Thompson is out indefinitely.
Oregon and Iowa are the big movers in the AP Top 25 after road wins over top-10 opponents.