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Irish and Cardinal clash in top 25 showdown

Posted On October 01, 2014

GAME NOTES: The eighth-ranked Notre Dame Fighting Irish put their undefeated record on the line on Saturday afternoon, as they play host to the 13th-ranked Stanford Cardinal at Notre Dame Stadium. Brian Kelly's Irish played a sloppy game last week, but still prevailed, knocking off Syracuse in East Rutherford, N.J. by a score of 31-15.…

North Texas (2-2) at Indiana (2-2) (ET)

Posted On October 01, 2014

FACTS & STATS: Site: Memorial Stadium (52,929) -- Bloomington, Indiana. Television: Big Ten Network. Home Record: UNT 2-1, Indiana 1-0. Away Record: UNT 0-1, Indiana 1-1. Neutral Record: UNT 0-0, Indiana 0-0. Conference Record: UNT 0-1, Indiana 0-0. Series Record: North Texas leads, 1-0.GAME NOTES: The Indiana Hoosiers will play in their final non-conference game…

Purdue (2-3) at Illinois (3-2) (ET)

Posted On October 01, 2014

FACTS & STATS: Site: Memorial Stadium (60,670) -- Champaign, Illinois. Television: ESPN2. Home Record: Purdue 2-2, Illinois 3-0. Away Record: Purdue 0-0, Illinois 0-2. Neutral Record: Purdue 0-1, Illinois 0-0. Conference Record: Purdue 0-1, Illinois 0-1. Series Record: Illinois leads, 43-40-6.GAME NOTES: The Illinois Fighting Illini welcome the Purdue Boilermakers to Memorial Stadium for a…

Colts give Mathis 1-year extension

Posted On September 30, 2014

Indianapolis, IN (SportsNetwork.com) - The Indianapolis Colts extended the contract of Robert Mathis for an additional season, the team announced Tuesday. Mathis, 33, is now under contract through 2016. The star linebacker was suspended for the first four games after violating the league's performance-enhancing substance policy, then suffered a season-ending torn Achilles tendon while working…

FCC Sacks NFL Blackout Rule In Unanimous Vote

Posted On September 30, 2014

(Undated) -- The FCC is putting an end to the NFL's nearly 40-year-old blackout rule. The rule prevented games from being televised in a home team's market if the game wasn't sold out within 72 hours of kickoff. The NFL had fought hard to keep the rule intact for several reasons, not the least of…