Perhaps Kobe Bryant can be his old self some day, but his debut against Toronto showed he's a long way off.
Week 14 of the NFL was filled with wacky finishes that shook up the playoff race. Which teams benefited the most?
Yes, the 49ers got an important 19-17 win over the Seahawks, but their offense still has major issues.
The final BCS standings went out without controversy, but if we had a playoff in place it would've been tricky.
It was among the most stubborn records in NFL history, set miraculously 43 years ago by a 23-year-old kid with no toes on his right foot, and then tied three times but never broken. On the second Sunday in November of 1970, Tom Dempsey kicked a 63-yard field goal, seven yards longer than anyone had previously made, to give the New Orleans Saints a 19-17 victory over the Detroit Lions. A guy his teammates lovingly called Stumpy (for not just his sawed-off kicking foot, but for his withered, fingerless right arm) celebrated by drinking Dixie Beer in the team's subterranean locker room at long-since-demolished Tulane Stadium. He hadn't known about the old record, and he sure didn't expect this one to last so long.
The 2013-14 bowl season has finally arrived. College football's postseason concludes with a showdown between No. 1 Florida State and No. 2 Auburn in Pasadena, Calif., on Monday, Jan. 6, 2014.
Drew Brees and the Saints pummeled the Panthers 31-13 to take sole possession of first place in the NFC South.
A crazy back-and-forth Ravens-Vikings game was just one of this week's many unbelievable finishes.
After a high-scoring first half, San Fran and Seattle only traded FGs in the second. 49ers hit the last one to win 19-17.