SMU Hosts No. 4 Baylor in Season Opener
Baylor looks to replicate last year's 45-0 thumping of SMU as its season opens on the road. (Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)
Tom Brady learned Thursday he will start the season on the field after a judge lifted the league's four-game suspension of the star quarterback for a scandal over deflated footballs, saying he was trated unfairly by NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell.
Trevone Boykin and No. 2 TCU got quite a test from Minnesota in their opener.
Jim Harbaugh was swarmed by cameramen from the moment he stepped of the bus at Rice-Eccles Stadium. College football's newest rock star had finally arrived to play a game after eight months of hype.
Anu Solomon threw four touchdown passes to help No. 22 Arizona beat UTSA 42-32 Thursday night, but the Wildcats suffered a big blow when All-America linebacker Scooby Wright went out early with a lef knee injury.
Before they stepped on court, there was nothing to suggest Andy Murray would have any trouble against Adrian Mannarino in the U.S. Open's second round.
Kyle Flood will coach Rutgers in its season opener against Norfolk State on Saturday despite an ongoing academic investigation and the arrest and suspension of five football players.