Tuesday, January 14, 2014
Peyton Manning welcomed Wes Welker back into the lineup with a touchdown toss as the Denver Broncos advanced to the American Football Conference championship game with a 24-17 win over the San Diego Chargers on Sunday.
Monday, January 13, 2014
The New England Patriots and Seattle Seahawks each moved within one victory of the Super Bowl after National Football League home playoff triumphs on Saturday in wet and windy conditions.
Tuesday, January 7, 2014
San Diego, who snuck into the playoffs on the final day of the regular season, took advantage of three second-half turnovers from Andy Dalton to upset Cincinnati 27-10 on Sunday.
Monday, January 6, 2014
Indianapolis pulled off the second-biggest comeback in NFL playoff history to stun Kansas City, while New Orleans beat Philadelphia on the last play of the game as Saturday's wild-card games provided a thrilling opening to the postseason.
Patton Robinette threw two 50-yard touchdown passes to Jordan Matthews as Vanderbilt recovered after blowing a 24-point lead to beat Houston 41-24 in college football's BBVA Compass Bowl on Saturday.
Sunday, January 5, 2014
For the second time in three years, Clemson fell apart at the Orange Bowl. Only this time, the Tigers found a way to recover.
Saturday, January 4, 2014
The Chicago Bears signed Jay Cutler to a seven-year contract on Thursday, ending speculation they might make a change after five seasons of good and bad from their talented quarterback.
Bill O'Brien left Penn State less than two years after replacing Joe Paterno to return to the NFL to coach the Houston Texans, the team with the league's worst record this season.
Thursday, January 2, 2014
Texas A&M quarterback Johnny Manziel threw four touchdown passes, and Toney Hurd Jr. returned an interception 55 yards for the go-ahead touchdown to give the Aggies a 52-48 victory over Duke on Tuesday in college football's Chick-fil-A Bowl.
Wednesday, January 1, 2014
The Washington Redskins, Minnesota Vikings, Detroit Lions and Tampa Bay Buccaneers fired their coaches Monday after enduring miserable NFL seasons, joining the Cleveland Browns in seeking new direction in 2014.