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WHPO Sports Report

  • by: WHPO Editor
  • on: January 06, 2014
  • school: WHPO Sports Report

Monday, December 30, 2013
Here’s Your WHPO Sports Report…..

NFL…

The Chicago Bears’ playoff hopes disappeared in stunning fashion Sunday as Aaron Rodgers hit a wide-open Randall Cobb on a 48-yard touchdown pass with 38 seconds remaining to give the Green Bay Packers a 33-28 victory at Soldier Field, securing the NFC North title and a home playoff game.  Matt Forte ran for 110 yards and two scores.  He also had 47 yards receiving with a touchdown catch.  The Bears finished 8-8 in coach Marc Trestman’s first season.

Colts beat Jacksonville 30 – 10.  Andrew Luck threw for 282 yards – which put him over 8,000 yards passing in his first 2 seasons in the league, which is a NFL record. 

Carolina got by Atlanta 21 – 20 and clinched the NFC South title

Cincinnati beat the Ravens 34 – 17, knocking last year’s Super Bowl Champs Baltimore out of the playoffs

Tennessee 16 – Houston 10, giving the Texans the worst record in the NFL at 2-14 and the 1st pick in the NFL draft in May

Jets beat the Dolphins 20 – 7

Minnesota beat Detroit 14 – 13 – the final game in the infamous Metrodome

the Browns fired their 1st year coach Rob Chudzinski after Cleveland lost to Pittsburg 20 – 7

Peyton Manning threw 4 first-half TD passes and set the NFL record for single-season passing yards in Denver’s 34-14 win over Oakland

New England beat Buffalo 34 – 20

Giants beat the Redskins 20 – 6…. Washington coach Mike Shanahan will likely be fired today.

Saints beat up on Tampa Bay 42 – 17

49ers 23 – Arizona 20.  San Francisco will travel to Green Bay for their 1st round playoff game

San Diego earned a wild card playoff spot with a 27-23 OT victory against Kansas City

Seattle wrapped up home field advantage for the NFC playoffs after beating St. Louis 27 – 9

Eagles beat the Cowboys 24 – 22 to clinch the NFC East title. 

 

EPL Soccer….

Everton beat Southhampton 2 – 1

Arsenal over Newcastle 1 – 0

Chelsea 2 – Liverpool 1

Tottenham blanked Stoke City 3 – 0

 

HS Basketball….
Boys….

Bismarck-Henning claimed its first Christmas tournament title since 2006 with a 36-35 victory over Salt Fork in the championship game of the BSN Classic on Saturday.

Girls…..

Watseka won the Girls BSN Classic title – beating Shiloh in the Championship game Saturday 49 – 41.  The Warriors’ Devin Curry was named the MVP of the tournament and was named to the All-Tournament team along with teammate Taylor Bauer.

 

That’s Sports…..I’m Kevin Jett