Johnny Manziel threw four touchdown passes, and Toney Hurd Jr. returned an interception 55 yards for the go-ahead touchdown in Texas A&M's 52-48 victory over Duke on Tuesday night in the Chick-fil-A Bowl.
Offensive coordinator Norv Turner spoke up when owner Jimmy Haslam and CEO Joe Banner talked to the coaching staff on Monday about the firing of coach Rob Chudzinski, according to sources familiar with the situation.
Texas A&M coach Kevin Sumlin not only walked away from a chance to be the next USC coach but also is declining all requests to interview for NFL head coaching jobs. Sumlin will honor a unique 6-year, $30 million contract with the Aggies, sources say.
The NBA admitted Tuesday that officials missed a foul call that would have given the Minnesota Timberwolves a chance to tie the score with one second remaining in a 100-98 loss to the Dallas Mavericks on Monday night.
The futures of the Dallas Cowboys' offensive and defensive coordinators, Bill Callahan and Monte Kiffin, haven't yet been decided by team owner/general manager Jerry Jones, he said Tuesday on his weekly radio show.
A throwing session Percy Harvin had with quarterback Russell Wilson on Monday, which went extremely well, helped convince Seattle Seahawks coach Pete Carroll not to place the wide receiver on season-ending injured reserve, league sources said.
Doctors treating Michael Schumacher say the former Formula One champion was showing surprising improvement that allowed a second surgery for head injuries, but cautioned that his brain still had extensive bruising.