Before Sunday's game against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, Carolina Panthers running back DeAngelo Williams dyed his trademark dreadlocks pink and painted his toenails pink in honor of his late mother Sandra Hill, who lost her battle with breast cancer in May
Everett Golson threw three touchdown passes and No. 16 Notre Dame said so long to Michigan on Saturday night with a 31-0 victory, the Fighting Irish's most dominant performance in the historic rivalry that's now about to take a hiatus.
Marcus Mariota threw for 318 yards and three touchdowns, including a pair to speedy redshirt freshman Devon Allen, and the No. 3 Oregon Ducks' blur offense prevailed over No. 7 Michigan State's stout defense 46-27 on Saturday night.
Andre Heidari kicked a career-long 53-yard field goal with 2:30 remaining, J.R. Tavai forced a fumble to end Stanford's comeback bid and No. 14 Southern California held off the No. 13 Cardinal 13-10 Saturday.
USC AD Pat Haden, who is also a member of the College Football Playoff selection committee, left the press box in the third quarter to voice his frustration with the officials about an unsportsmanlike conduct penalty against Steve Sarkisian.
The Jacksonville Jaguars will be without their best receiver in Sunday's season opener against Philadelphia after announcing Saturday afternoon that Cecil Shorts will not travel with the team because of tightness in his left hamstring.