Another painfully close loss for Texas. Another Florida State flop.
ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — Central Florida finally had been tested in a tight game, and someone wondered if coach Scott Frost enjoyed seeing how his team reacted to the situation.
The rematch of the Super Bowl with a historic finish doesn't have much of a super look right now.
EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota Vikings' new college scouting director still occasionally catches scouts, executives and coaches apologizing for swearing in a meeting.
NEW YORK (AP) — Luke Kuechly tackles just about everything that comes his way. The toughest opponent lately for the Carolina Panthers' playmaking star has been the injuries that have kept him off the field.
Of the teams contending for the four spots in the College Football Playoff, none face a more treacherous stretch than Penn State over the next three weeks.
EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. (AP) — After nearly 14 months of arduous rehabilitation for his left knee, Teddy Bridgewater has arrived at the final stage.
FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — Tom Brady's expectations for himself have been high from the moment he made his first NFL start back in 2001.
No longer unbeaten, Kansas City now must concentrate on remaining atop the AFC West and, if the Chiefs can manage it, in front of the rest of the conference pack.
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Midway through a first season most notable for two close losses, an emerging freshman quarterback and an off-hand "fairy dust" comment, Tom Herman has a 3-3 team that is not really any closer to reaching a bowl game than Charlie Strong's last one was.
NEW YORK (AP) — Dallas Cowboys star Ezekiel Elliott was granted another legal reprieve Tuesday night in the running back's fight to avoid a six-game suspension over domestic violence allegations.
NEW YORK (AP) — Fly, Eagles, Fly.
To mark the halfway point of the college football season, a sampling of statements that seemed true a month and a half ago but no longer do:
Let's assume that Colin Kaepernick is better than several quarterbacks — backups, and even starters — who have managed to find jobs on NFL rosters this season.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Wesley Woodyard squatted and folded his arms as his Tennessee teammates bowed in front of the veteran linebacker near midfield in celebration, deserving every bit of the attention.
Aaron Rodgers might be done for the season with a broken collarbone .
ATLANTA (AP) — Jay Cutler and the Miami Dolphins finally generated some offense.
Aaron Rodgers' season may have ended after an injury, just a week after the same thing happened to J.J. Watt and Odell Beckham Jr.
The Latest on the NFL's sixth Sunday of the regular season (all times Eastern):
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska football fans longing to recapture the Cornhuskers' glorious past can be assured that the school's new athletic director knows his history.
LANDOVER, Md. (AP) — Jay Gruden took solace in the fact he didn't feel as happy as he normally would when celebrating a victory.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Le'Veon Bell and the Pittsburgh Steelers spent Sunday beating up on the Kansas City Chiefs.
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Walking gingerly to the sideline with his throwing shoulder throbbing in pain, Aaron Rodgers turned back toward the field and barked at Minnesota Vikings linebacker Anthony Barr.
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — Tom Brady's record-setting victory was hardly smooth and easy. It also wasn't the prettiest of his 187 regular-season wins.
The college football weekend started with a freaky Friday that had two top-10 teams being upset, including the defending national champions, and pretty much ended with another top-five team going down to a big underdog.
DALLAS (AP) — Emotionally and physically spent just a few minutes earlier, Baker Mayfield found the energy to gallop into the Cotton Bowl tunnel joyously, "Golden Hat" trophy on his head, after beating his hometown Texas Longhorns again.
CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina hung another banner on a Friday night filled with Midnight Madness-style preseason events across college basketball.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Parents should be informed before they sign up their kids to play football that the sport can cause long-term neurological damage, even to players who don't have obvious concussion symptoms, NFL Hall of Famer Harry Carson told a congressional panel on Friday.
DALLAS (AP) — Before Maryland, or San Jose State, or Southern California, or Iowa State, or Kansas State, the Texas Longhorns had a countdown clock in their locker room.
This weekend in college football could go a few ways.
NORMAN, Okla. (AP) — Lincoln Riley and Tom Herman have played supporting roles in the long, bitter rivalry between Oklahoma and Texas.
CHICAGO (AP) — Mike Ditka has apologized for saying he wasn't aware any racial oppression over the last 100 years in the United States.
CHICAGO (AP) — Muhammad Ali Enterprises on Tuesday filed a $30 million federal lawsuit against Fox Broadcasting Company, claiming Fox used without permission the late boxer's identity in a video that aired just before its broadcast of the Super Bowl last February.
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — Three-time Pro Bowl receiver Odell Beckham Jr. has had surgery for a broken left ankle.
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — The winless New York Giants are going to be without offensive catalyst Odell Beckham Jr. for the rest of the season.
Y.A. Tittle, the Hall of Fame quarterback and 1963 NFL Most Valuable Player, has died. He was 90.
Cam Newton wearing a Rosie the Riveter pin. Mike Pence upstaging Peyton Manning.
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Le'Veon Bell isn't worried about Ben Roethlisberger. The Pittsburgh Steelers game plan is another matter.
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Riding a three-game winning streak and sitting in first place in the NFC East, the Philadelphia Eagles have no time to enjoy their position.
Time to start talking about head-to-head results.
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Vice President Mike Pence left the 49ers-Colts game after about a dozen San Francisco players took a knee during the national anthem Sunday, the latest move by President Donald Trump's administration to clash with NFL players over patriotism and public demonstrations.
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Adam Vinatieri brought the perfect gift to Peyton Manning's big celebration Sunday.
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Carson Wentz calls third downs the "money down."
Penn State moved up to No. 3 in The Associated Press college football poll, and Washington State and Auburn jumped into the top 10 for the first time this season after six ranked teams lost this past weekend.
Four of the top five teams in the country kicked off their games at noon Eastern on Saturday, which suggests that all were expected to roll.
BOSTON (AP) — The National Gay Flag Football League is bringing its championship tournament to the Boston area.
From Lombardi and Landry through Reggie and Brett, Troy and Emmitt.
NEW YORK (AP) — Antonio Brown is nearly impossible to stop.
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Bill Polian remembers walking into the RCA Dome for Peyton Manning's home debut in 1998, peering into the stands and seeing all those Dan Marino jerseys.
The hats were flying at a historic pace on the first two nights of the NHL season.
FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) — The New York Jets' social media department posted a graphic on Twitter on Friday of a sad-looking dog that resembles the Cleveland Browns' logo wearing a cone around its neck — along with a Jets collar tag.