- Chargers-W-Raiders (31-28)…Rookies save the day-win the game..RB-Branden Oliver (101R) scored GW-TD late 4th Quarter…CB-Jason Verrett-interception at 4-yard line with (:34) seals win…Derek Carr-Raiders rookie QB (282-P-4TD)…Threw 47-77TD passes….San Diego (16P-plus-10Y)…gave up (12P-plus 10Y)…..Oakland Missed FG…5-dropped passes..11-penalties…Chargers lose CB-Brandon Flowers-groin…WR-Eddie Royal-hamstring…Bolts (5-1) play Kansas City next week.
- Broncos-W-Jets..Peyton Manning (237P-3TD)..Ronnie Hillman (100R)..Aqib Talib 22-TD-interception
- Cowboys-W-Seahawks..RB-DeMarco Murray (115R)..Tony Romo (250P) in big upset…Dallas held Russell Wilson (126P).
- Browns-W-Steelers..RBs-Ben Tate-Ike Crowell combine (155R)
- Giants-L-Eagles…LeSean McCoy (149R)…Eagles defense 6-QBX-Eli Manning in shutout win.
- Bengals-T-Panthers…Cincinnati K-Mike Nugent misses 36FG (:02) in overtime for tie…Andy Dalton (323P)..Cam Newton (284P-107R)
- Patriots-W-Bills..QB-Tom Brady (361P-4TD)…Bills QB-Kyle Orton Int-Fumble-5QBX.
- Lions-W-Vikings..Lions defense 3-Int…8QBX of QB-Ted Bridgewater.
- Ravens-W-Bucs..Joe Flacco throws 5TDs in lst half-Baltimore jumped out to (38-0) lead.
- Falcons-L-Bears..Jay Cutler (381P) in win in Georgia Dome.
- Packers-W-Dolphins..Aaron Rogers GWTD (:03)…Rogers 4TD passes.
- Cardinals-W-Redskins…Arizona defense 4-interceptions off Kirk Cousins…Cardinals (4-1) atop NFC-West
- Jaguars-L-Titans..DT-Sammie Hill blocks 4th Q-field goal attempt to preserve win..Jaguars (0-6)…..QB-Blake Bortels (336P)
- 49ers-Rams…Monday Nite Football
– Injuries –
- Cleveland..OC-Alex Mack-broken leg…DE-Armonty Bryant-knee
- Denver..LB-Danny Travathon-knee
- Jets..CB-Dee Milliner-Achilles…OG-Brian Winters-knee
- Titans..OT-Michael Roos-knee
- Patriots..LB-Jarrod Mayo-knee…RB-Stevan Ridley-knee
- Packers..CB-Sam Shields-knee…DE-Jamari Latimore-neck
– NFL Notes –
- NFL..No Fine-Jets DE-Quinton Coples-Helmet High Hit caused concussion to Chargers RB-Donald Brown.
- NFL..Fine-22,500-Minnesota Vikings-Antone Exum-violent blindside block on kick return.
- NFL..Fine-11,000-Tampa Bay-Louis Murphy-taunting slurs last weekend.
- NFL..Sex Crimes Consultant-Meet with 2-women say they were sexually assaulted by Cowboys S-CJ Spillman..one in San Francisco-one in Dallas.
- Minnesota..Prosecutor seeking to revoke Bail-Child Abuse case-Adrian Peterson because of admitted use of marijuana last week.
- Philadelphia..Mourning passing of longtime Eagles-Phillies-76ers Play-by-Play Voice-Bill Campbell-passed away age 90.
- Green Bay…Family of legendary Packers QB-Bart Starr confirming he had 2-strokes plus heart attack last month.
– College Football –
- AP Poll..Mississippi State moves to 1st-rankings..Florida State drops to 2nd…Ole Miss-3rd…Baylor-4th…Notre Dame-5th
- UCLA-L-Oregon..Marcus Mariota accounts for 4TD…Bruins lose despite (533Y-offense)..Violent on field argument between Jim Mora-Defensive Coordinator-Jeff Ulbrich.
- USC-W-Arizona..RB-Buck Allen (140R-3TD)…Trojans survived Anu Solomon (395P) for Wildcats.
- Washington-W-Cal..Huskies defense force 5-fumbles-record 4QBX vs QB-Jared Goff.
- Stanford-W-WSU..Cardinal defense holds QB-Connor Halladay (279P) 2-interceptions week after he threw for NCAA record (754Y).
- SDSU-W-New Mexico..Donnelle Pumphrey (246R)…Aztecs QBs (5-17)…State had 3-fumbles-2-interceptions-committed 10-penalties.
- Fresno State-L-UNLV..Bulldogs upset..Rebs recover 3-Fresno turnovers.
- Air Force-L-Utah State…Aggies upset Falcons-fumbled 4X.
- Colorado State-W-Nevada..QB-Garrett Grayson (326P-3TD)..Rams (5-1).
- Wyoming-L-Hawaii…Ike Woolsey (173P)..RB-Dio Saint Juste (135R) for Rainbow Warriors.
- Florida State-W-Syracuse..QB-Jameis Winston (317P-3TD)
- Auburn-L-Mississippi State..Bulldogs QB-Dac Prescott (357APY) outduels Auburn QB-Nick Marshall..MSU now (6-0)
- Ole Miss-W-Texas AM…Rebels go to (6-0).
- Baylor-W-TCU…Bears scored 24P-in-11 minutes…QB-Bryce Petty (510P-6TD)
- Alabama-W-Arkansas..Tide wins despite being outgained (355-227).
- NLCS…Cardinals-W-Giants (4-3)..St-Louis climbs back into series using the longball…Oscar Taveras HR in 7th..Matt Adams HR in 8th..Kolten Wong 9th inning HR off Sergio Romo…in come-from-behind win…Series tied (1-1) going back to San Francisco on Tuesday…
- ALCS…Game 3-Royals host Orioles..Kansas City leads series (2-0)..Wie Chen (16-5) starts for Baltimore against Jeremy Guthrie.
- Padres..Hold another private workout in Dominican for Cuban OF-Yasmani Tomas…Question-Can Padres spend 75M-on a free agent contract-power hitter.
- Padres…Hire Chris Kemp-Rangers-Director of International Scouting
- Diamondbacks..Reports they may hire both Jim Tracy-Phil Nevin to run club..Nevin-manager..Tracy bench coach.
- Twins..Interview-Joe McEwing-White Sox…will interview Sandy Alomar..Have interviewed Paul Molitor-Doug Mientkiewicz.
- Rangers..Complete lst round of interviews with 8-candidates…Pitching Mike Maddux…Coach Tim Bogar seem to be favorites.
- Yankees..Fire-Brian Long-Hitting coach..Mick Kelleher-lst base coach…Talk to Mike Harkey-Arizona-about joining NY staff.
- Brewers..Fire-John Narron-hitting coach…Garth Iorg-1st base coach.
- Boston..Fire Greg Colbrunn-Hitting coach
- Atlanta..Fire-Greg Walker-Hitting coach
- Houston..Hires-Trey Hillman-Mets-as bench coach.
- Cubs..Hire-John Mallee-Astros-as hitting coach.
- Atlanta..Hires Dave Tremblay-Astros-Director Scouting..Bo Porter-Astros-3rd base coach..Roy Clark-Dodgers-Assistant GM…Gord Blakely-Yankees-Farm System
- Phillies..Hire-Johnny Almaraz-Braves-as Director of Scouting
- Pirates..Manager Clint Hurdle recovering hip replacement surgery.
- Lakers..Coach Byron Scott-upset at defense-allowing teams shoot 67% in preseason games…G-Jeremy Lin-sprained ankle
- Oklahoma City…Lose F-Kevin Durant-8W-fractured foot-surgery likely…F-Mitch McGary-stress fracture of foot
- Dallas..Lose G-Raymond Felton-high ankle sprain
- Knicks..Install Jose Calderone-PG…4-baskets-8 assists running triangle offense after 28-turnovers in first game.
- Memphis..R-Michael Beasley-former lst round pick-signs in China….Release-Jamaal Franklin-ex-Aztec-2nd round pick-signs in China.
- Kings-W-Jets..Jeff Carter-Anzi Kopitar score goals..Kings get lst win of season after two opening losses.
- Monday Night…Ducks at Buffalo
- Arizona Coyotes..51% control of team sold to Andrew Barroway after new owners Ice Ages-lost 24M this past season.
- Calgary…lst round pick Sam Bennett-C-miss 4-months-dislocated shoulder in lst game.
- Rangers..D-Dan Boyle-fractured hand in opening game.
- Ottawa..Signs F-Bobby Ryan (7Y-50M) contract to remain with team.
- NASCAR..Carolina 500-Kevin Harvick wins after restart final two laps…End of race marred by fight in pits involving crews Brad Keselowski-Matt Kenseth-Denny Hamlin.
- Formula 1..Russian Grand Prix…Lewis Hamilton wins 9th race of season..teammate Nico Rosberg finishes 2nd.
- Richard Petty Racing…Signs Sam Hornish to contr