Turns out the Patriots got an extra 52 seconds of p.t. in their last-second win in Pittsburgh on Sunday. The time-honoured rule in sports is that the home team gets the benefit of the clock, but not in this case. Be interesting to see if Bill Cowher pulls a Darrell Walker and demands that heads roll.
Oh, and in more NFL news, another MNF dozer.
What with Stumpython coming up later today, we're serving up an order of links with your morning coffee today:
Jays and Red Sox rained out yesterday, so that means (drum roll) a doubleheader today!
Maybe we'll get to see Mike Timlin.
More on the NFL coming to Toronto: a/next year; b/after 2007; c/a long time ago in a galaxy far, far away; d/when Michael Flatley lines up at wide receiver for the Bengals.
In the UK, there's a movement afoot to legalize handguns for the Olympics. For the athletes, that is.
AL pennant races: Yankees win, Red Sox rained out (Yanks by a half-game); White Sox lose, Indians idle (Chicago by two); Angels beat A's, can clinch division title tonight; Wild-card: Indians by a half-game over Boston.