TAMPA, Fla. (AP) - Monday night football has Miami at Tampa Bay. The 4-4 Dolphins, disrupted by turmoil in the Jonathan Martin-Richie Incognito saga, try to avoid being the first team to lose to the also-troubled 0-8 Buccaneers.
NEW ORLEANS (AP) - Drew Brees completed 34 of 41 passes for 392 yards and four touchdowns to lead the Saints over Dallas 49-17. While the Saints improve to 7-5, the Cowboys dip to 5-5.
UNDATED (AP) - Florida State took firm hold of second place in the BCS standings behind top-ranked Alabama and grabbed the inside track to the national championship game. The Seminoles were second last week and solidified that position after Oregon was knocked off by Stanford Thursday night. Florida State then went out and crushed Wake Forest Saturday.
AVONDALE, Ariz. (AP) - Jimmie Johnson has taken control of the championship battle following a disastrous performance by Matt Kenseth, who finished 23rd at Phoenix International Raceway. Johnson widened his lead in the Sprint Cup standings to 28 points over Kenseth heading into next Sunday's season finale at Homestead by finishing third.
LONDON (AP) -The ATP World Tour Finals title match is today. Rafael Nadal (rah-fay-ehl nah-DAHL') will face Novak Djokovic (NOH'-vak JOH'-kuh-vich.