Texas Tech quarterback Patrick Mahomes, the FBS leader with 5,052 yards passing this season, is bypassing his senior season for early entry in the NFL draft.
The Dallas Cowboys finished the 2016 regular season with an impressive 13-3 record, now as they prepare for the playoffs it’s Super Bowl or bust for owner/General Manager Jerry Jones.
Matt Boermeester hit a 46-yard field goal as time expired, and USC rallied from a 14-point deficit in the fourth quarter for a 52-49 victory over Penn State on Monday night in the Rose Bowl.
Baker Mayfield passed for 296 yards and two touchdowns, including one scoring pass to fellow Heisman Trophy finalist Dede Westbrook, and seventh-ranked Oklahoma ended its season on a 10-game winning streak, defeating No. 17 Auburn 35-19
Austin Appleby threw for 222 yards and two touchdowns, helping No. 20 Florida end a two-game losing streak with a 30-3 rout of No. 21 Iowa in the Outback Bowl on Monday.
The Badgers denied Western Michigan an undefeated season when they beat them in the Cotton Bowl 24-16 on Monday.
Cairo Santos’ 34-yard field goal hit the left upright and bounced through as the overtime period expired Sunday night to give the Kansas Chiefs a 30-27 victory over the Denver Broncos on Sunday night.
Ezekiel Elliott, the rookie who leads the NFL in rushing, notes with a wink that he thinks its flattering that opponents — most recently the defeated Redskins on Thanksgiving — mock and mimic his “Feed Me’’ hand motions.
Dak Prescott accounted for two touchdowns, fellow rookie Ezekiel Elliott ran for a pair of scores and the Dallas Cowboys extended their franchise regular-season record with a 10th straight victory, beating the Washington Redskins 31-26 on Thursday.
Both LSU and Texas A&M look to cap the regular season on a good note in the only college game on Thanksgiving night, after both teams dealt with inconsistencies and disappointments this season.
This year’s Thanksgiving slate is absolutely stacked and should make for a delightful 10 hours in front of the TV for football fans across the country.