There is no better example than Carl Edwards and Clint Bowyer of how fast the landscape can change in NASCAR's Sprint Cup Series.
After the Green Bay Packers leave town Sunday night, the Rams head to London to get tested by Tom Brady and the Patriots. By then, there will be a better idea just how much progress the Rams' defense has made.
St. Louis suffered a 5-0 loss against the Giants in game five of the NL championship series. The Cardinals still have a 3-2 lead.
St. Louis Cardinals roughed up Tim Lincecum and the San Francisco Giants in an 8-3 rout Thursday night in St. Louis.
Detroit advanced to the World Series by beating the New York Yankees 8-1 Thursday for a four-game sweep of the AL championship series.
The city gains about $400,000 for every postseason home game.
The Cardinals beat the Giants 3-1 on Wednesday night after a lengthy rain delay. The Cardinals head into Thursday's NLCS Game 4 with a 2-1 series lead.
The league that has won six consecutive national championships has more coaches on the proverbial "hot seat" than in any recent year, with potential openings at Arkansas, Auburn, Kentucky and Tennessee.
The team's leading receiver injured his shoulder against Arizona on Oct. 4, missed Sunday's loss at Miami and is expected to miss at least another three games. The Rams have had several other players pick up the slack.
The Chiefs are mired in 1-5 rut to start the season, and most of the blame for it has fallen on Scott Pioli who has struggled to endear himself to increasingly hostile Kansas City fans weary of losing.
Giants second baseman Marco Scutaro has a strained left hip after Cardinals slugger Matt Holliday plowed into him sliding to break up a double play Monday night. Scutaro is expected to play Wednesday in Game 3.
The San Francisco Giants got their first home win this postseason 7-1 over the St. Louis Cardinals on Monday night.
Every loss but one has been a blowout. The offense has not scored a touchdown in the past eight quarters. Their lone victory came on an overtime field goal in New Orleans. Not once has Kansas City been ahead on the scoreboard when the ball was snapped.
The Rams (3-3) had six of their 16 double-digit offensive gains in the second quarter, but didn't score while giving up a 6-0 lead.
The past two World Series winners are showing their championship mettle in mid-October. They'll meet in the NL championship series Sunday.
The Cardinals beat the San Francisco Giants 6-4 on Sunday night in Game 1 of the NL championship series.
Despite some mishaps Sunday, including a backward pass by Rayn Tannehill that flew out of bounds for a 7-yard loss, the Dolphins were able to hold off the Rams 17-14.
In Quinn's first start in nearly three years, the Bucs crippled the Chiefs offense, limiting them to just 260 yards.
The Rams (3-2), led by new coach Jeff Fisher, have climbed above .500 for the first time since 2006 thanks to consecutive victories.
The Chiefs (1-4) and the Buccaneers (1-3) will face off Sunday. When the sixth-year quarterback Brady Quinn makes his first start in three years, replacing the injured Matt Cassel, the Chiefs will be counting on him to be effective in throwing the ball.