NFL passing yardage leader Matt Ryan was nearly flawless again Thursday, as he threw for 344 yards, four touchdowns and no interceptions to help Atlanta beat Tampa Bay 43-28, tightening its grip on the NFC South lead.
Chicago quarterback Jay Cutler returned from a long injury absence to lead the Bears to an upset 20-10 win against Minnesota on Monday.
Dallas quarterback Dak Prescott threw a 5-yard touchdown pass to Jason Witten in overtime, giving the Cowboys their sixth straight win with a 29-23 victory over Philadelphia on Sunday.
Marcus Mariota threw for 270 yards and two touchdowns to end his home struggles and the Tennessee Titans had their highest point total of the season in a 36-22 victory over the Jacksonville Jaguars in the NFL on Thursday.
Jerod Evans shook off a right ankle injury to throw for a career-high 406 yards and two touchdowns and lead No. 25 Virginia Tech to a 39-36 victory over Pittsburgh in college football on Thursday.
Vincent Janssen should not be judged on his lack of goals since joining Spurs from Dutch side Alkmaar in the close season, said club manager Mauricio Pochettino on Wednesday.
Denver ruined Brock Osweiler's homecoming on Monday night, incessantly hurrying, hitting and harassing their former teammate in a 27-9 win over his Houston Texans.
Seattle and Arizona both missed simple field goals in overtime and Sunday's game ended 6-6 -- the first tie for the Seahawks since they entered the NFL in 1976.
Penn State's Grant Haley returned a blocked field goal 60 yards for a touchdown with 4:27 left to lift the Nittany Lions to a 24-21 upset victory over Ohio State on Saturday in their biggest victory since the departure of coaching great Joe Paterno.
Just nine years after Eli Manning headlined the NFL's first tentative steps into uncharted territory, the New York Giants star returns to England with his sport now firmly established as a global force.