Ezekiel Elliott had an electrifying second half with touchdown runs of 55, 65 and 75 yards and finished with a career-best 274 yards to help top-ranked Ohio State hold off Indiana 34-27 for its 18th win in a row in college football on Saturday. It was hard day for several of the top-10 ranked teams in action.
Call it the Toilet Bowl. Much of the talk surrounding the first of three regular-season NFL games in London has been hijacked by the news that the New York Jets flew to England with their own toilet paper to replicate the comforts of home.
Aaron Rodgers dissected another defense on a national stage, building a big enough cushion for the Green Bay Packers to overcome a late rush by Jamaal Charles and the Kansas City Chiefs.
Pittsburgh's defense came through after quarterback Ben Roethlisberger was carted off the field with a knee injury as the Steelers defeated the St. Louis Rams 12-6 in the NFL on Sunday.
Texas Christian's Aaron Green caught a tipped pass in the back of the end zone with 23 seconds left to give the No.4-ranked Horned Frogs a thrilling 55-52 win against state rival Texas Tech on Saturday in the opening clash of college American football's Big 12 conference for both teams.
The NFL would only put a full-time franchise in London if all operational issues are worked out and the league is sure the team would be competitive, a league executive said Thursday.
The New York Giants eliminated their recent bad habit of fourth-quarter collapses and held on to beat Washington 32-21 on Thursday.
Quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick threw two touchdown passes and the New York Jets forced five Indianapolis turnovers en route to a 20-7 victory over the winless Colts on Monday night.
The Dallas Cowboys shut down DeMarco Murray and beat the Philadelphia Eagles 20-10 in the NFL on Sunday to improve to 2-0, but the victory came with a cost -- quarterback Tony Romo went down hard and left the game with a broken left collarbone.
A new study of deceased NFL players found 96 percent of those tested suffered from brain disease, it was reported on Friday, fueling fresh fears about the health risks in America's most popular sport.