Steve Smith, the Carolina Panthers' all-time leading receiver, suffered a knee injury in the first quarter of Sunday's NFC South showdown against the New Orleans Saints and will not return to the game.
Denver Broncos linebacker Von Miller left Sunday's game against the Texans with a knee injury. After initially saying his return was questionable after an examination in the Broncos' locker room, Miller was declared out for the remainder of the game.
Penn State Nittany Lions coach Bill O'Brien amended his contract last summer with the intent to lower the buyout any NFL team would have to pay the school and make it easier for him to jump to the pros, per a review of O'Brien's contract.
Arizona Cardinals quarterback Carson Palmer and receiver Larry Fitzgerald are expected to play at Seattle on Sunday after being listed as questionable last week, league sources told ESPN NFL Insider Adam Schefter.
Lenzelle Smith Jr. scored seven of his nine points in the final 33 seconds and No. 3 Ohio State rallied from an eight-point deficit with 1:54 to play to beat Notre Dame 64-61 on Saturday night in the BlackRock Gotham Classic at Madison Square Garden.
Matt Behrendt threw four touchdown passes and Wisconsin-Whitewater's defense stymied Gagliardi Trophy-winner Kevin Burke and Mount Union in a 52-14 victory in the Division III championship Friday night.