Sun December 23, 2012

New NFL Record Holders Could Be Crowned This Season

Originally published on Sun December 23, 2012 10:41 am

Weekend Edition Sunday host Rachel Martin talks with NPR's Mike Pesca about the sports news of the week, including some NFL records that could be topped this season.


Wed December 19, 2012
Around the Nation

Lottery Winners Donate To School's Football Stadium

Originally published on Thu December 20, 2012 3:44 am



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Sun December 16, 2012

College Football's 'Coaching Carousel' In Full Effect

Originally published on Sun December 16, 2012 7:11 am

Weekend Edition Sunday host Rachel Martin talks with NPR's Mike Pesca about college football coaches and the wisdom of the Washington Redskins' backup quarterback.


Tue December 11, 2012
The Two-Way

NFL Players' 'Bountygate' Suspensions Vacated

New Orleans Saints linebacker Jonathan Vilma.
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Wed December 5, 2012
The Two-Way

Jets' Coach Rex Ryan Sticks By His Man: Mark Sanchez Will Start Sunday

Originally published on Wed December 5, 2012 2:57 pm

Quarterback Mark Sanchez of the New York Jets looks on near the end of the game against the New England Patriots Nov. 22.
Rich Schultz Getty Images

If there is one decision football fans have argued over intensely over the past few months is whether embattled Jets' quarterback Mark Sanchez should be allowed to start another game.

During his previous outing, Rex Ryan, the team's coach, pulled him late in the third quarter, after the home crowd booed him mercilessly after a disasterous performance in which he completed 10 of 21 passes for 97 yards.

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