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Manning hits 4,500 yards passing before sitting

Peyton Manning threw for 4,500 yards for only the second time in his career. And then he took a seat.

Texans rally to get past Pats

The Houston Texans did their part. Now they wait.

Welker leaves with leg injury

Patriots WR Wes Welker was knocked out of a game he didn't need to be in.

Goodell: NFL to review practice of sitting starters

Commissioner Roger Goodell says the NFL competition committee will review league policy regarding late-season games where teams might be tempted to rest their starters for the playoffs.

Iowa QB Stanzi ready to face Georgia Tech

Ricky Stanzi will play in the Orange Bowl for Iowa after missing the past 2 1/2 games with a sprained right ankle.

Steelers win, but still need lots of help

The Steelers took care of business, but still need lots of help to make the playoffs.

Playoff scenarios for Week 17

That's how easy it was for the Ravens. Now can the Jets follow suit? If not, the Texans will sneak in.

Leeds stuns Man United in FA Cup

Manchester United was knocked out of the FA Cup on Sunday after losing 1-0 at home to third-tier club Leeds from Jermaine Beckford's goal.