The new College Football Playoff Rankings are out, and Alabama is ranked #1, with Oregon coming in 2nd, and Florida State 3rd. Mississippi State dropped from 1st to 4th, with TCU in 5th, Ohio State at #6, and Baylor ranked 7th.

An arbitrator has ruled against Vikings RB Adrian Peterson, as he had asked to be taken off the Commissioner's Exempt list immediately after he resolved his court case.  The arbitrator ruled the Commissioner will get to decide when Peterson is taken off the list, therefore, making the claims made by the NFLPA invalid.

The Colts signed WR/KR Josh Cribbs to a contract.

Lakers guard Nick Young is making his season debut tonight after missing the 1st 10 games with a torn ligament in his thumb.

Ron Baker had 21 points to lead #11 Wichita State past Memphis, 71-56, in Sioux Falls, South Dakota.

#16 San Diego State edged #25 Utah, 53-49.

The White Sox signed pitcher Zach Duke to a 3 year, $15 million contract.

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