Saints tight end Jeremy Shockey said that facing his old team, the Giants, was "awkward." But he seemed in his element, catching a TD pass, then jawing gleefully at linebacker Danny Clark.
Who? It's Temple, winners of four straight for the first time in 24 seasons. Wise old fans may recall that Temple last went to a bowl game in 1979, a drought that this team just might end.
Quit now, kid, and you go out a winner. In his pro debut, Nats phenom Stephen Strasburg pitched 3 1/3 shutout innings, threw his fastball 99 mph and got a W in the Arizona Fall League.
Saying he "chilled out" in the playoff, Martin Laird birdied the third extra hole for his first PGA win. Bonus: He met Justin Timberlake! The pop star sponsored the Shriners Hospitals event.