Chargers-W-Houston (21-13)…Philip Rivers throws 3-TD passes…Dontrelle Inman (6R-TD)…had catches of 12-15-25-52…Tyrell Williams (8R)…San Diego defense 3-interceptions..1-fumble recovery…3-sacks…5-hits-10 pressures Brock Osweiler…Joey Bosa 7-tackles-2TL-1-QB sack…Chargers now (5-6) on season….
Broncos-L–Chiefs-OT-…Carlos Santos kicks GW-OT-FG hits upright and bounces through…Chiefs rally to win with (:02) left in overtime…Alex Smith drove KC to 3-scores after trailing in 4th quarter…Ttrevor Siemian 35Y-TD-Emmanuel Sanders..76Y-TD-Bennie Fowler in 4th quarter explosion-key Denver come from behind win…Alex Smith forced OT with final second drive game tying TD-and 2-point conversion to knot game at (24-24)…Denver defense 6-sacks of Alex Smith..KC got Siemian 5-times….Chiefs got 86Y-KR-TD and 3Y-TD run from Tyreek Hill…..1st half was ugly…Chiefs had 49Y-offense..Denver 124Y-offense…Broncos now (7-4)…Chiefs now (8-3)..
Carolina-L-Raiders..Khalil Mack 6Y-TD interception…Derek Carr (315P-TD)…Sebastian Janikowski GW-FG (1:26-left)..Raiders survive 44-88Y-TD passes from Cam Newton…Oakland (9-2)..best record since 2002..Won 5-row.
Seahawks-L-Bucs…Jameis Winston 2-TD passes-Mike Evans…Tampa Bay defense 6-sacks-Russell Wilson-3-takeaways.
Arizona-L-Atlanta..Maztt Ryan 27-35Y-TD passes Taylor Gabriel..Cardinals (4-6-1)
Saints-W-Rams..Drew Brees (310P-4TD)…Tim Hightowner 50Y-TD catch..Jared Goff (3TD-passes)
Patriots-W-Jets..Tom Brady 2-TD passes..Game winning TD (1:56) left..Pats defense fumble recovery..blocked punt.
Dolphins-W-49ers…Miami wins 6th in row..Defense-goal line stand 2-takeaways-2-sacks.
Giants-W-Browns..Eli Manning 3TDs..DE-Jason Pierre Paul 43Y-TD-fumble recovery..Browns (0-12)
Bengals-L-Ravens..Justin Tucker kicks 3FGs-50Y-longer..Defense 3-sacks-2 fumble recoveries..Cincinnati (3-7-1)..
Bills-W-Jaguars..LeSean McCoy 7-75TD runs..Jaguars fall (2-9)
Titans-W-Bears…Tennessee (149R)..Marcus Mariota (226P)..Bears fall to (2-9)
Green Bay-Eagles..Monday Night Football..Packers have lost 4-in row..given up (153P) in those 4-losses…Eagles fading from playoff race now (5-5).
Texans..CB-Jonathon Joseph fined (24,300) flagrant hits
Giants..DT-Olivier Vernon-fined (18,231) hits on QBs
Bengals..LB-Vontaze Burfict-fined (9,100) obscene gesture to fans..9th fine in career.
Seattle..WR-Doug Baldwin-fined (12,000) for obscene gesture towards a coach.
Saints..CB-Ken Bell..S-Ken Vacarro-fined (9,100) for QB hits
Bills..Report OT-Seantrelle Hendeson faces 2nd drug suspension.
Fox TV..Thanksgiving Day game-Cowboys-vs-Redskins-drew 35M-highest rating of season
Carolina..IR-OT-Michael Oher-been out 8-weeks with concussion issues
Giants..OT-Justin Pugh-setback-knee issue while practicing
Redskins..TE-Jordan Reed-seperated shoulder
Bengals..Activate RB-Cedric Peerman from IR
Eagles..RB-Ryan Mathews-2nd opinion sprained knee.
Broncos..sign FA-LS-Thomas Gafford-ex Chiefs
Ottawa-W-Calgary…104th Grey Cup Game (39-33)…QB-Henry Burris 18Y-TD pass in overtime..finishes with (461Y) passing in championship game in Toronto….Stampeders scored 10P in final 2-minutes to force overtime.
Aztecs-L-Colorado State (63-31)..Rams QB-Nick Stevens throws 4-TDs in 1st half…CSU scores on 91-TD-Punt Return..Aztecs defense collapses…SDSU defense gives up (507Y) …SDSU now (9-3) and goes back to Laramie next weekend to play in Mountain West Conference title game…Collapse at end of season costing them Cotton Bowl and likely Las Vegas Bowl post-season bowl births..DJ Pumphrey only (53R)-likely loses NCAA rushing title and Heisman votes..
USD-W-Cal Poly (35-21)..RB-Jonas Hodges 3-TDs on ground..Anthony Lawrence 2-TD passes..Torero defense 3-fumble recoveries…USD-non scholarship team beats Mustasngs-give out 63-scholarships…USD plays at North Dakota State next weekend.
USC-W-Notre Dame (45-27)..RB-Ron Jones (123R)..QB-Sam Darnold (205P-2TD)..Trojans won 8-row…now (9-3)
UCLA-L-California (36-10)…QB-Davis Webb (301P-3TD)…Bruins finish season (4-8)….
Boise State-L-Air Force…Falcons (314Y) rushing..(41:27TOP)…goal line stand and block punt…Broncos lose chance to host MWC playoff game…out of Cotton Bowl picture despite (10-2) record…Falcons finish (9-3).
Wyoming-L-New Mexico.Lobos rush for (428Y) in opening half.
San Jose-W-Fresno State..Bryce Crawford 3FGs in Spartans win..San Jose finish (4-8)..Bulldogs (1-11).
Nevada-W-UNLV..RB-James Butler (196R)..Wolfpack finish (5-7)..Rebvels (4-8)
Utah State-L-BYU..Cougars get 8th win of year
Hawaii-W-U Mass..Rainbows finish (6-7) under Nick Rolovich.
Washington-W-Washington State..Jake Browning (292P-3TD)…Huskies defense 4-takeaways..UW goes to (11-1)…Cougars (8-4)-lost 2-in a row.
Arizona-W-Arizona State..Wildcats (512Y) rushing…UA finishes (3-9)..Sun Devils (5-7).
Oregon State-W-Oregon..Beavers RB-Ryan Nail (155R-4TD) in Civil War win..both teams finish (4-8)
Colorado-W-Utah..Buffs finish regular season (10-2)…CU defense 4-takeaways in win…
Stanford-W-Rice..RB-Christian McCaffrey (204R-TD)
(Top Ranked Teams)
#1-Alabama-W-#13-Auburn..Tide now (12-0)..QB-Jalen Hurts (286P-2TD)
#2-Ohio State-W-#3-Michigan..QB-JT Barrett (124P-125R) in 2-OT struggle..Buckeyes (11-1)
#4-Clemson-W-South Carolina..QB-DeShaun Watson 6TD passes in win..Tigers (11-1)
#5-Washington-W-Washington State..Jake Browning (295P-3TD)
#6-Wisconsin-W-Minnesota..Corey Clements (100R-2TD)..Badgers (10-2)
#7-Penn State-W-Michigan State..QB-Trace Mcsorley (376P-4TD)..Lions (10-2)
#9-Colorado-W-Utah..Buffs defense 4-takeaways..CU to Pac 12-title game.
#11-Louisville-L-Kentucky..QB-Lamar Jackson (452APY) 4-TD-4 -turnovers
#12-USC-W-Notre Dame..QB-Sam Darnold throws 23rd-24th TDs..Trojans 8-win in row.
Michigan..coach Jim Harbaugh faces fine for rip job on Big 10-officials over contrioversial calls in loss to Ohio State..called officiating ‘outrageous’…used word ‘bitter’ 5X.
Texas..Fires coach Charley Strong after (5-7) season…(16-21) overall…(12-15) in Big 12..Buyout (10.6M).
Texas..Hires Tom Herman-Houston..was (22-4) with Cougars.
Oregon..Reports out of Eugene..Mark Helfrich will be fired Tuesday..Has (11.6M) buyout.
LSU..Promotes Ed Ogeron to head coach after he wins 4-SEC games after replacing Les Miles.
Notre Dame..Coach Brian Kelly says he expects to coach Fighting Irish next season despite horrible (4-8) season marred by off-field problems and injuries…Sporting News reported Kelly is shopping for another coaching job.
Texas Tech..Vote of confidence for coach Kliff Kingsbury despite missing bowl game.
Nevada..Fires coach Brian Polian after (4-8) season..was (23-27)
San Jose..Fires coach Ron Caregher..(12-30) in 4-years.
Florida Atlantic..Fires coach Charley Partridge
UCLA..Fires Off Coor-Kennedy Pola
Pitt-Syracuse..set NCAA record for (137P) scored in single game…Panthers won (76-61)…(1,312Y) in total offense between Panthers and Orange.
AP Poll….1-Alabama..2-Ohio State..3-Clemson..4-Washington…5-Michigan…6-Wisconsin…7-Oklahoma..8-Penn State…9-Colorado….10-USC
MLB….Fidel Castro death in Cuba brings bitter response from former major league players…Luis Tiant…”Took Away Dreams-Happiness-Careers”…Mike Lowell…”Ironic Castro died on Black Friday-the biggest capitalist day in the world”
Washington..Opens talks with FA-1B-OF-Matt Holliday-ex Cardinals
White Sox-Yankees..Open talks about deal for Chicago P-David Robertson.
Cardinals-Miami..Trade talks involving OF-Marcel Ozuna..
Miami…Contacts FA-P-CJ Wilson-ex Angels
Dodgers…FA-3B-Alex Guerrero-signs to play in Japan-Orix Buffaloes-given (28M-LA)
Phillies..FA-P-Sean O’Sullivan signs to pitch in Korea.
Washington..FA-OF-Roger Beradino signs to play in Korean.
Aztecs-Savannah State….Non conference game for SDSU
USD-L-New Mexico State..(56-51)..Aggies hold G-Olin Carter (11P)…Brett Bailey scores (26P)…but Toreros commit 27-fouls…New Mexico State hits 24-free throws in win..USD now (2-4)
Lakers-W-Hawks (109-94)…Jordan Clarkson 18P in win..LA now (9-9)…
Clippers-L-Indiana (91-70)..LA shoots (4-24) from 3-Point range…
Dallas..F-Dirk Nowitzke knocked out of action again..Achilles strain.
New Orleans..G-Dante Cunningham-fractured leg.
Milwaukee..G-Michael Carter Williams-bone chip in wrist
Minnesota..Veteran G-Kelvin Martin retires afte 12Y-NBA
Memphis..F-Zach Randolph leaves-death of mother
Marcus Camby…cousin drowns in lake on his Houston property-Thursday
Washington..NBA fines G-Brad Beal (15,000) for grabbing throat of player in argument..
San Diego Gulls-W-Ontario (4-3)..Chris Wagner goal-2 assists in lst game in San Diego…Kevin Roy scores 7th goal…Gulls won 6-in a row-club record..
Florida..Panthers fire coach Gerard Gallant with (11-10-1) record.
LA Kings..Activate F-Marian Gaborik-out 9W-fractured foot.
Red Wings..Lose G-Jimmy Howard-groin
Winnipeg..D-Tony Enstrom-leaves team return to Sweden-family emergency
Nashville..D-Matt Carle-announces retirement.
Tucson..Captain Craig Cunningham remains critical-but-stable after cardiac arrest before game last weekend in Ameican Hockey League.
Team USA….Veteran World Cup D-John O’Brien says team needed a ‘breath of fresh air’..praises hiring of Bruce Arena over Jurgen Klinsmann.
XOLOs-L-Leon (3-2)…eliminated from Liga MX playoffs on aggregate goals…Leon scores in 81st and 84th minutes and winds up with enough goals to move to 2nd round of playoffs…XOLOs faded 2nd half of season after brilliant start.
Formula 1..Abu Dhabi Grand Prix…Nico Rosberg wins points championship…finishing 2nd..holding off teammate Lewis Hamilton from passing him…Rosberg won 10-races this year.