UCLA's Brandon Chillar got Rocky Mountain high in Boulder last Saturday to block Colorado placekicker Mason Crosby's point-after attempt late in the fourth quarter. The play didn't come back to haunt the Buffaloes, who snuffed out the Bruins' final drive to hold on for a 16-14 win.
Tennessee defensive ends Kevin Carter and Jevon Kearse bent Raiders quarterback Rich Gannon out of shape during a 25-20 Titans victory in Nashville on the first Sunday night of the NFL season.
Dry, Dry Again
U.S. Open staffers worked valiantly but in vain on Sept. 3 to make the rain-soaked surface at Arthur Ashe Stadium playable; the skies opened again, and only one match of the 105 scheduled that day was completed.