It appears the Chicago Blackhawks dodged a bullet on Thursday night as top-line center and captain Jonathan Toews is expected to be OK after leaving the team's 3-2 win over the Boston Bruins in the second period.
Chandler Catanzaro kicked four field goals and the Arizona Cardinals overcame the loss of quarterback Drew Stanton with stifling defense, moving closer to clinching a playoff spot with a 12-6 victory over the St. Louis Rams on Thursday night.
Marcus Mariota was the big winner at the Home Depot College Football Award on Thursday night, taking home the Walter Camp player of the year award and the Davey O'Brien National Quarterback Award Thursday night.
The president of an animal rights group wants Nebraska athletic director Shawn Eichorst to punish a football player for killing a raccoon that bit him during his attempt to take a picture of himself with the animal.
Former Wisconsin Badgers coach and current AD Barry Alvarez will be back on the sideline as he'll coach the team for the Outback Bowl in the wake of Gary Andersen's departure, ESPN's Kirk Herbstreit reported Thursday.