The UConn Huskies marked the end of the football season with an awards program.
This is not because Rodgers beat Brady last week. The game was whisker-close and you could easily argue that the Patriots would win a rematch on a neutral field. This is about stats, scent, and sense.
The Cowboys are 8-4, but if the season ended today they would not be in the playoffs. After Thursday’s visit to Chicago, they go to Philadelphia, host Indianapolis, and finish at Washington.
Memphis (8-3, 6-1 American) can clinch at least a share of the American Athletic Conference championship by winning Saturday against Connecticut (2-8, 1-5).
The Detroit Lions played on Thanksgiving before 24 of the current NFL franchises even existed. The Lions’ first owner scheduled the inaugural game in 1934 to try and generate interest in the team.
The two-time Super Bowl champion has had a lot of success as a Giant but let’s look at his five worst performances, one of them which came today against the 49ers.
Family and teammates of former UConn football player Jasper Howard helped unveil a memorial honoring him at the Huskies homecoming football game.
The Saints and Panthers are both 3-4 and yet tied atop the NFC South. New Orleans has an extremely quick turnaround after playing on Sunday night.
The Broncos take firm control of the AFC West with a win over the Chargers on Thursday Night Football.
Isaiah Jones is fine with seeing opposing defenses focusing on fellow receiver Justin Hardy in No. 18 East Carolina’s passing game.