Rams-Giants: 2 teams headed in opposite directions

While the Giants desperately needed some time off to figure out why they have been the NFL’s biggest disappointment, the Rams probably could have skipped the hiatus after becoming the league’s most pleasant surprise.

Purdue defense stifles Illinois

Purdue’s aggressive defense registered nine tackles for loss, including five sacks, and the Boilermakers snapped a three-game losing streak on Saturday with a 29-10 victory against Illinois.

11/3 Girls Basketball Recap

Canterbury, North Side, and Leo all earned victories on the first Friday night of the girls basketball season.

11/3 Highlight Zone – Sectional Championships

Snider, Bishop Dwenger, Angola, Bishop Luers, Woodlan and Southwood all brought home the hardware on Friday night, and we had highlights and interviews with every local sectional champion on the Highlight Zone!

Federal appeals court: Cowboys’ Elliott can play Sunday

The 2nd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in New York City issued a one-page order Friday temporarily blocking a lower-court ruling that cleared the way this week for Elliott to begin serving the disciplinary penalty.

Jets damage Bills’ AFC East standing, 34-21

Buffalo’s pursuit of AFC East kingpin New England was stymied by the New York Jets, who controlled the line of scrimmage on both sides in a 34-21 win that never was close in the second half.

GOTW Preview: Concordia at Bishop Luers

The Cadets and Knights will square off at Luersfield on Friday at 7 p.m. in the Highlight Zone “Game of the Week” with the 3A sectional 28 title on the line.