Some of the sports stories The Associated Press is covering Sunday. A full Sports Digest will be sent at about 3 p.m. All times EST:
- The NFL concludes its regular season with three division titles at stake - AFC North, NFC North and NFC South. The Seahawks, who play the Rams, are in position to take the No. 1 seed in NFC playoffs.
- The three games to settle NFL division titles: Bengals vs. Steelers (AFC North, 8:30 p.m.); Lions-Packers (NFC North, 4:25 p.m.); and Panthers vs. Falcons (NFC South, 4:25 p.m.)
- LOS ANGELES - Stopping Jameis Winston and Florida State's offense is difficult enough. Oregon must try to do it in the College Football Playoff semifinal without All-America cornerback Ifo Ekpre-Olomu.
- Ohio State's Cardale Jones and Alabama's Blake Sims are the ''other'' two quarterbacks in the College Football Playoff, the ones without a Heisman Trophy.
- Stories on Monday's three bowls: Liberty (West Virginia vs. Texas A&M), Russell Athletic (Clemson vs. Oklahoma) and Texas (Texas vs. Arkansas).
- LEXINGTON, Ky. - No. 1 Kentucky, unbeaten and coming off a victory over Louisville, awaits its next challenge: staying focused during a 10-day break.
- KNOXVILLE, Tenn. - In a Top 25 game in women's basketball, No. 10 Oregon State puts its unbeaten record on the line against No. 8 Tennessee, which has won five straight. Game starts 1 p.m.
- SANTA CATERINA, Italy - Travis Ganong captures a downhill for his first World Cup victory. This is the second straight downhill win for the U.S. in Italy after Steven Nyman's triumph last week.
- KUEHTAI, Austria - Sweden's Sara Hector takes a giant slalom, the first time she has won on the World Cup circuit. Star American teenager Mikaela Shiffrin, who led after the opening run, is third.