• Seattle ignores excuses and comes up with victory vs Pats
Seattle ignores excuses and comes up with victory vs Pats

Doug Baldwin caught three touchdown passes, including a 15-yarder for the final margin. Another key contributor was running back C.J. Prosise, who led the Seahawks in both rushing and receiving yards Sunday night, with 66 yards on the ground and another 87 yards coming through the air.

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  • Arkansas piles up offense in 58-42 win
Arkansas piles up offense in 58-42 win

They scored on their first three possessions of the second half. But the Bulldogs (4-6, 2-4 Southeastern Conference) and Razorbacks (6-4, 2-4) both say they still have plenty of confidence going into their meeting on Saturday in Starkville, Mississippi.

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  • Packers pick up ex-Seahawks RB Christine Michael
Packers pick up ex-Seahawks RB Christine Michael

Thankfully for the Packers they play in a very weak NFC North division in which the Minnesota Vikings , Detroit Lions and Chicago Bears don't show a lot of promise. Packers WR Jordy Nelson had two receiving touchdowns in that game, and is now tied for the top spot in the league with eight touchdown catches. Two years ago, when the Green Bay P...

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  • Murray beats Wawrinka, advances to semifinals at ATP finals
Murray beats Wawrinka, advances to semifinals at ATP finals

For the second time in four days, Murray broke the record for the longest match played at the O2 Arena since this event began, seven years ago. Murray will next face Milos Raonic of Thornhill, Ont., on Saturday, while Djokovic meets Kei Nishikori.

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  • Tottenham Hotspur v West Ham betting preview
Tottenham Hotspur v West Ham betting preview

Our live coverage lets you follow all the key moments as they happen. With Mark Noble suspended there is even less Englishness about the West Ham team than usual but manager Slaven Bilic, who grew up with a young Rio Ferdindnand, believes the club has never been particularly good in that area.

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  • LeBron James sits out against Pacers
LeBron James sits out against Pacers

Guys were excited about LeBron and the World Champions being in town. "I think we did a pretty good job". "We just try to do our best to try and stay in front of him, make him take tough (two-point shots)". "There's going to be calls throughout the game that could have gone this way, could have gone that way", James said. "It's about the guys helpi...

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  • Buckeyes didn't root for rival Wolverines despite CFP scenarios
Buckeyes didn't root for rival Wolverines despite CFP scenarios

Asked what they hope the 2016 Michigan State senior class is remembered for, members of that group universally say the same thing. But before I get to that I must admit, there does exist a big monkey wrench for the committee: The Big 10 could be a big problem.

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  • Nationals ace Scherzer wins NL Cy Young; AL award next
Nationals ace Scherzer wins NL Cy Young; AL award next

He said he felt honored to be put in an exclusive group of Red Sox starters who have won, a club that includes Roger Clemens and Pedro Martinez . Upton wasn't done. Verlander was only 16-9, but Porcello benefited from playing on a much better team. Purely from a record standpoint, Porcello was the obvious choice for the Cy Young award.

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  • NFL Week 10 preview and predictions (Part 2)
NFL Week 10 preview and predictions (Part 2)

Ratings for the Sunday nighter involving the Pats and Seattle were the best in five years, music to the ears of Goodell, who for one week at least can stop 'splaining himself. The 6-0, 225-pound speedster had given Dallas a 29-23 lead with just under two minutes left. That includes the AFC South matchup between the Tennessee Titans and Indianapo...

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  • Cowboys rolling with Prescott as Romo heals
Cowboys rolling with Prescott as Romo heals

Though the Steelers only committed four of the game's 14 penalties, focus and discipline remained an issue for Roethlisberger, who during the week had a heart-to-heart with head coach Mike Tomlin regarding discipline among the younger players on the roster.

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  • The CFP field: Bama, Clemson and two Big Tenners?
The CFP field: Bama, Clemson and two Big Tenners?

Clemson, Michigan and Washington, the aforementioned Nos. Wisconsin and Minnesota control their destiny while Nebraska does not. Louisville (9-1, No. Despite Browning struggling in the game, I believe the Huskies have a chance to reach the CFP if they can win out the rest of their games. The Mountain West has two teams in the top 25 while...

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  • Big plays to start third quarter put Bengals back in lead
Big plays to start third quarter put Bengals back in lead

Two of the past three quarterbacks to face the Bengals have posted lofty numbers. The Bengals have struggled to defend the pass all season, giving up 262 passing yards per game, which ranks 21st in the league. The Bengals answered even quicker, in just over two minutes. It was a fun first half. Through the Giants' first seven games, Eli Mann...

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  • Broncos escape Saints with wild blocked PAT for score
Broncos escape Saints with wild blocked PAT for score

Siemian then telegraphed a short pass that was picked off by the Saints. "We also know we always have another opportunity". Brees connected with Brandin Cooks for what looked like the potential game-winning 32-yard touchdown with just more than 90 seconds left.

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  • Packers' Matthews to miss third straight game
Packers' Matthews to miss third straight game

Meanwhile, Jared Cook needs to practice on Saturday before he will be assured of playing on Sunday. The Lombardi Ave staff weigh in. Will the Packers lose for the second-straight week against the AFC South? Can you name even one player that has reached that game changing level so far? Going up against slot corner Brice McCain, he should dust him ...

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  • Embiid scores 25 to lead 76ers to first win
Embiid scores 25 to lead 76ers to first win

However, that's not to say that DeRozan isn't secretly a diabolical genius. "I always feel like it's something", Anthony, who was T'd up successively while walking down the court next to Brothers to voice his displeasure, told reporters. Charlotte's now 0-1 against the Raptors this season. The Raptors have not lost a season series with their divi...

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  • Former teammates, coach surprised by Dwyane Wade's 3-point shooting
Former teammates, coach surprised by Dwyane Wade's 3-point shooting

Wade maintains he won't fall in love with the shot, a nod to his 28.4 career percentage and the fact he made just seven all last season. It is Dwyane Wade , he saw a field that he could improve in, and he jumped into action. However, he couldn't get a clean look at the basket, nor could he get a pass off to one of his teammates, so he came down ...

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  • Conor McGregor absolutely nails a free throw shot at Madison Square Garden
Conor McGregor absolutely nails a free throw shot at Madison Square Garden

After all, this is a fighter who has continuously proven himself on every level and a champion who's defeated some of the most risky fighters on the planet. Alvarez was always a man's man, a fighter's fighter, who came in shape, respected his opponent and his sport and did his best to make an exciting fight.

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  • Raiders don't want 30-20 win over Broncos to define season
Raiders don't want 30-20 win over Broncos to define season

After all, Del Rio has captained 12-4 and 11-5 squads in Jacksonville, only to get smacked in the playoffs (by New England). Denver started the game with five three and outs. While he may have a long way to go to deserve any comparison, Carr has his mechanics down pat and the result is a smooth release which gets where he wants it to, quickly - and...

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  • Brady's bye week a bad showcase of National Football League quarterbacks
Brady's bye week a bad showcase of National Football League quarterbacks

Baltimore entered that Week 4 match-up with an 0-3 record, but the emotional lift from that improbable victory was only temporary, and the losing continued. The Ravens (4-4) and Steelers (4-4) are only a half game ahead of the Bengals (3-4-1), so the AFC North is still completely up-for-grabs. "We are just having fun", said Prescott, who threw fo...

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  • Ravens frustrate Roethlisberger in 21-14 win over Steelers
Ravens frustrate Roethlisberger in 21-14 win over Steelers

Those are the two major injuries for the Steelers , and reserve safety Jordan Dangerfield also suffered a groin injury. Four straight losses dropped them from first place in the their division to a below.500 record, so Sunday's game against Pittsburgh (4-4, 1-1 AFC North) was considered a must-win scenario if Baltimore wanted to salvage its chan...

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  • No. 1 Alabama's defense embracing that 'hateful' mentality
No. 1 Alabama's defense embracing that 'hateful' mentality

LSU interim coach Ed Orgeron said "several" plays from the No. 19 Tigers' 10-0 loss to No. 1 Alabama that he deemed to be "questionable" will be sent to the Southeastern Conference office for review. That is exactly what LSU is dealing with right now after a 10-0 loss to top-ranked Alabama on a loud and lively Saturday night at Tiger Stadium. Etl...

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  • Jones rushes for four TDs as USC routs Oregon
Jones rushes for four TDs as USC routs Oregon

Darnold has everything he needs to be the next great USC quarterback. Walk-on freshman Conor Blount, as well as incumbent starter Marcus McMaryion and redshirt freshman Mason Moran, are also expected to be possible contenders for the job.

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  • 3 reasons the Vikings will beat the Lions on Sunday
3 reasons the Vikings will beat the Lions on Sunday

That's the life of a head coach. It showed Detroit has stayed together under Jim Caldwell after the Lions got off to a poor start for the second straight season. "It's not on coaches". Stafford looked to his tight end Eric Ebron early and often, moving the ball well and chipping away at the Vikings defense .

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  • Eagles fall to Giants at MetLife Stadium, 28-23
Eagles fall to Giants at MetLife Stadium, 28-23

Former North Dakota State star quarterback Carson Wentz became the first rookie in National Football League history to throw at least one touchdown with no interceptions in each of the first three games of that given season. Manning has had a mediocre season with eight TD passes and six interceptions. But Huff is a loss and the other receivers, i...

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  • Tar Heels land in College Football Playoff Rankings
Tar Heels land in College Football Playoff Rankings

If Ohio State and MI both win out leading into that game, the victor of that game would end up representing the Big Ten East in the title game against either Nebraska or Wisconsin . That made things a little hard at the outset. They all ended up in the top five. "We had a lengthy discussion on the spot", Hocutt said. Yet I do agree with the comm...

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