The Buffalo Bills interviewed Mike Shanahan about their head coaching vacancy on Sunday in San Francisco. There are also reports out of the Bay Area that Shanahan met with the Oakland Raiders.
NFL.com: Raiders GM Reggie McKenzie met with Colts offensive coordinator Pep Hamilton about Oakland’s head coaching vacancy. The two met Sunday night in Indianapolis after the Colts beat the Bengals.
The Charlotte area home of Carolina Panthers coach Ron Rivera suffered fire, water and smoke damage in an early morning blaze but nobody was injured.
Saints LB Junior Galette was charged with misdemeanor simple battery involving domestic violence for allegedly pushing a woman to the ground while trying to get her to leave his home.
CSN Philly: The Phillies have signed RHP Aaron Harang to a one-year, $5 million contract.
New Orleans Times-Picayune (NOLA.com): Notre Dame QB Everett Golson has reached out to LSU about transferring there for his final season of NCAA eligibility. Golson is scheduled to graduate from Notre Dame in May.
The judge overseeing the trial of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev says it will begin on January 26th and is expected to last 3-to-4 months. Tsarnaev faces 30 charges including using a weapon of mass destruction.
For the fifth straight week, Kentucky was unanimously ranked #1 in the AP Men’s College Basketball Top 25. Duke, Virginia, Wisconsin and Louisville round out the top five.
Two prospects from the U.S. ski team have been killed in an avalanche while skiing near their training base in the Austrian Alps as they prepared for the World Cup races.
LA Times: St. Louis Rams owner Stan Kroenke plans to build an NFL stadium in LA which could pave the way for the league's return to that city.
The Cowboys beat the Lions 24-20 in the NFC Wildcard. Tony Romo threw an 8 yard TD pass with 2:32 to play to win it. Dallas will play in Green Bay next Sunday.
The Colts downed the Bengals 26-10 in the AFC Wildcard. Andrew Luck threw for 367 yards and 1 TD. Indianapolis will play in Denver against the Broncos next Sunday.
The playoff matches for next Saturday has the Patriots hosting the Ravens and the Panthers at the Seahawks.
At the Go Daddy Bowl Toledo outscored Arkansas State 63-44. Arkansas State's Fredi Knighten threw for 403 yards and five touchdowns.
The Mavericks knocked off the Cavaliers 109-90. LeBron James did not play due to injury while Kyrie Irving left the game with a back injury and will not play Monday night.
Eight Top 25 college basketball teams took the floor on Sunday with one upset. Stanford beat #21 Washington 68-60 in overtime.
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