Chargers-L-Chiefs (37-27)…Kansas City blows game open with big plays…Tyreek Evans scores on 95Y-Punt Return…QB-Alex Smith throws TD passes to RB-Chandrick West who was uncovered twice for TDs…Philip Rivers throws 2-costly interceptions in loss…his 20th and 21st of season-all time worst record…Antonio Gates scores TD in 2nd quarter…his 111th of career tying him with Tony Gonzalez for all time most TD…Gates says he wants to play in 2017….Rivers finishes with (269Y) passing and 2TDs…QB-Alex Smith (264P)….Chiefs added (103R) from running backs…S-Jahleel Addae scores on 90Y-TD with deflected interception. ..
Chargers….Mike McCoy fired an hour after the game…had told the media he expected to return next season…Team went (4-12)…(5-10)…last two years…team ravaged by injuries…but could never turn the corner and win…McCoy was (1-13) vs AFC West…(6-12) last year and a half in home games…San Diego has lost 26-of-36 games….McCoy will get a buyout of his 4.2M contract.
Raiders-L-Broncos..Oakland loses QB-Matt McGloin with shoulder injury..QB-Trevor Siemian (206P-2TD)..RB-Devontae Booker 2TDs.
Packers-W-Lions..Aaron Rodgers 4TDs-Green Bay wins NFC North…Maztthew Stafford (372P) in loss.
Cowboys-L-Eagles..Tony Romo-Mark Sanchez both play..Carson Wentz (245Y)-2TD
Giants-W-Redskins..NY picks off Kirk Cousins twice..RB-Paul Perkins (102R)..NY defense 4-sacks-2 picks-1-fumble recovery.
PatriotsW-Miami..Tom Brady 3-TD passes..NEngland (14-2)..Julian Edleman 77Y-TD catch..Michael Floyd 15Y-TD
Bills-L-Jets..Ryan Fitzpatrick (220P) 2TD..Billal Powell (122R)…in Jets win.
Steelers-W-Browns..Pittsburgh defense 3-QB sacks-3 turnovers from Robert Griffin..Landry Jones (277Y) passng-3TDs
Bengals-W-Ravens..Rex Burkhard (119Y) rushing..Andy Dalton (226Y) passing
Houston-L-Titans..Tennessee defense 3-sacks-2 takeaways..QB-Matt Cassell (150Y) passing
Indianapolis-W-Jaguars..Andrew Luck (321P)..game winning TD (:18) left..Blake Bortels (283Y) passing
Carolina-L-Tampa Bay..Bucs pick off Cam Newton 3-times-3 sacks..Jameis Winston (202Y) passing..game winning TD-Mike Evans 3-minutes left.
Chicago-L-Minnesota..Sam Bradford (250Y) passing-3TDs..Ev Griffin 20Y-TD-fumble recovery
Seahawks-W-49ers..Seattle defense 5-QB sacks-2-turnovers..Russell Wilson (254Y) passing
Saints-L-Falcons..Matt Ryan (331Y) passing-4TD..Davonte Freeman 75Y-TD run
Arizona-W-Rams..Jared Goff sacked 7X..Benched..Carson Palmer (255P) 3-TDs..
NFL Wildcard Weekend-next Saturday-Sunday
49ers…Fire coach Chip Kelly and GM-Trent Baalke…after (2-14) season…Kelly owed 3Y on contract…San Francisco looking to hire 3rd head coach in 3-years..
Carolina..Ron Rivera balking at making coach staff changes after (6-10) season.
Arizona..Deny report Bruce Arians considering retirement-leave coaching
Denver..Gary Kubiak steps down from Broncos job over health issues…had a mini-stroke and migraine problems over the last 3-years
Ravens..coach John Harbaugh firing Off Coor-Marty Mohrniweg..already axed Marc Trestman
Jets..DE-Calvin Pryor says culture of team under Todd Bowles must change
Buffalo..RB-LeSean McCoy says Rex Ryan’s team lacked discipline-leadership
Buffalo..Marv Levy says he would considering consulting-help Bills find coach
Raiders..Ex-head coach Lane Kiffin said Al Davis wrecked franchise by taking JaMarcus Russell with lst round pick at QB-bypassing other players.
Tampa Bay…Bucs players say they will support RB-Doug Martin-in rehab for addiction.
Raiders..NFL says it will not reinstate DE-Aldon Smith-re-hearing in April
Bengals…WR-AJ Green boycotted team meetings after being rule out injuries
Seahawks..Sign FA-DE-Michael Bennett to 3-year extension
Colts..DE-Robert Mathis announces retirement
Raiders..QB-Matt McGloin has left shoulder injury
Falcons..WR-Taylor Gabriel-foot injury
Broncos..DE-DeMarco Ware-surgery-herniated disc in back
Lions..IR-RB-Theo Riddick for playoffs
Peach Bowl-Alabama-W-Washington…Crimson Tide defense chokes off Huskies offense…Alabama 2-interceptions..1-fumble recovery…7-sacks..held UW to (194Y) offense…RB-Bo Scarbrogh (207R) including TD runs of 18-68.
Fiesta Bowl-Clemson-W-Ohio State..QB-Deshaun Watson (316APY-3TD)…Tigers outgain Buckeyes (440-208)…(28-9) lst downs…Clemson defense 3-sacks-2 picks-11-tackles for loss.
Alabama-vs-Clemson for National Championship-January 9th..Tide (14-0)…Tigers (13-1)
Orange Bowl..Florida State-W-Michigan…RB-Dalvin Cook (207Y) rushing….Seminoles had 12 point lead-UM never able to catch up.
Citrus Bowl..LSU-W-Louisville..Tigers hold QB-Lamar Jackson (153P-33R).
Tax Slayer Bowl..Georgia Tech-W-Kentucky.. Tech (266Y) rushing.
Liberty Bowl..Georgia-W-TCU..RB-Nick Chubb (142Y) rushing
Sun Bowl..Stanford-W-North Carolina..RB-Bryce Love (115R)
Music City Bowl..Tennessee-W-Nebraska..QB-Josh Dobb (401APY)
Arizona Bowl..Air Force-W-SAlabama..Falcons (253Y) rushing..Jaguars had (21-3) lead.
Cotton Bowl..Western Michigan-vs-Wisconsin..Broncos (13-0)..must stop Badgers RB-Cory Clement…WMU QB-Zach Terrell (3,376Y-32TD) passing.
Sugar Bowl..Oklahoma-vs-Auburn…Sooners led by RBs-Joe Mixon-Sam Perine and QB-Baker Mayfield (3,669Y-38TD) passing
Outback Bowl..Florida-vs-Iowa..matchup of power run games..QB-CJ Beathard plays final game of career for Hawkeyes.
Rose Bowl..USC-Penn State…Big play QBs-Sam Darnold-vs-Trace McSorley..Darnold (2,633P-28TD)…McSorley (3,360P-32TD)..Trojans (9-3)..Nittany Lions(11-2)
Florida State..RB-Dalvin Cook announces he is heading to NFL.
Utah..Dennis Erickson-Aaron Roderick-removed as Offensive Coordinators
Wyoming..Fire Steve Stanard-Defensive Coordinator
Cincinnati..Hire Mike Denbrock-Offensive Coordinator-had been at Notre Dame.
Stanford..QB-Keller Chryst…major knee surgery-injured in bowl game.
Twins…Ask 4-clubs for final trade offers for 2B-Brian Dozier
Royals..Open contract talks with FA-1B-Pedro Alvarez-Orioles
San Diego..Former C-Chris Cannizzaro passes away (78Y)..was lst ever Padres All Star…bonus baby with Cardinals…lst catcher with expansion NY Mets under Casey Stengel.
Aztecs-L-New Mexico (68-62)…Lobos score 43P-in 2nd half…hit 13-free throws….Zy Cheatem held to 2-baskets…Trey Kell 3-baskets in surprise loss….SDSU falls to (8-5)
USD-L-St. Mary’s…Gaels shoot 51% from floor…Toreros Olin Carter-Brett Bailey held to 3-baskets..USD falls to (7-7)…..
UCLA…(14-1) after losing over weekend at Oregon.
USC…(14-1) after losing also to Oregon Ducks in Eugene
:Lakers-L-Toronto (123-114)…Guards DeMar DeRozan-Kyle Lowrey combine for (72P)….Raptors shoot 56% from floor..add 29-free throws…in Sunday Night action..Lakers lost 15-of-17
Clippers-L-Oklahoma City…LA losing streak 6-games…Clippers give up (140-118) points in back to back road games
Cavaliers..G-Kyrie Irving-out with hamstring
Knicks..C-Kristas Porzingis out of lineup with Achilles issues.
Ducks-W-Flyers (4-3)…Corey Perry-Ryan Kesler key goals..Perry gets shootout goal…Kesler scores hat-trick….John Gibson 51-saves in net …Sunday game
NY Islanders..put G-Jaroslav Halak on waivers after benching him.
Nashville…D-PK Subban may face surgery for herniated disc..out at least 3-weeks before decision
Gulls…Back in town after winning 2-road games in Texas…San Diego plays 3-in row at home starting next Friday.