Wimbush leads Notre Dame to 49-16 victory over Temple

Notre Dame got just about everything it could have hoped for in an opening game coming off a disappointing 4-8 season: solid play on defense, three 100-yard rushers and first-time starter Brandon Wimbush throwing for a pair of touchdowns in a 49-16 win over Temple on Saturday.

Illini squeeze out 24-21 win over Ball State

Jamal Milan blocked Morgan Hagee’s 54-yard field goal attempt as time expired, and Illinois opened its second season under coach Lovie Smith with a 24-21 victory over Ball State on Saturday.

9/1 Highlight Zone – Week Three

Homestead make a statement in week three with a 47-3 victory over 3A no. 8 Bishop Luers in the Highlight Zone “Game of the Week” while Bishop Dwenger and Snider remained unbeaten in the SAC.

NFL players’ union sues over Elliott’s 6-game domestic ban

The lawsuit, filed in federal court in Texas, accuses the NFL’s appeal process of being “fundamentally unfair” because arbitrator Harold Henderson denied a request to have his ex-girlfriend testify at a hearing that wrapped up earlier Thursday.

Hoosiers hang early but fall to Buckeyes in season opener

J.K. Dobbins broke Ohio State’s freshman record by rushing for 181 yards in his college debut, J.T. Barrett threw three touchdown passes and the second-ranked Buckeyes pulled away to beat Indiana 49-21 on Thursday night.

Colts win ugly preseason finale against Bengals

Phillip Walker’s fourth-quarter, 29-yard touchdown pass to Justice Liggins was enough to give the Colts a 7-6 win over the Bengals in a fourth and final preseason game full of position battles.

Bears blanked by Browns in final preseason game

Mitchell Trubisky got an opportunity to start and little chance to show what he can do, completing just two passes for the Chicago Bears in a 25-0 preseason-ending loss to the Cleveland Browns on Thursday night.