The Indianapolis Colts perhaps provided star quarterback Andrew Luck with some help on the defensive side of the ball today, claiming outside linebacker and former Pro Bowler Shaun Phillips off waivers (Tennessee). The team also waived outside linebacker Victor Butler.
November 26, 2014
The College Football Playoff Selection Committee announced Tuesday the fifth installment of its top 25 rankings, and once again the committee has insisted on putting two SEC schools in the top 4 spots with Alabama ranked first and Mississippi State ranked fourth. Oregon is ranked second, and Florida State, the only undefeated school in the Top 10, is ranked third.
November 25, 2014
The Pac-12 is stocked with NFL talent, is starting to overcome the East Coast media bias that has long affected its poll standings, and is poised to send at least one member school into this season's four-team football playoff, but one black mark still stubbornly clings to the Conference and damages its reputation: the officiating.
First place in the NFC East will be on the line on Thanksgiving, as Philadelphia and Dallas will clash on the holiday for the first time since 1989 when the Eagles visit the Cowboys in the second game of the NFL’s Thanksgiving tripleheader. Both teams enter the game tied for the top spot in the division with 8-3 records.