Leading Off: Pictures of the Week
Running back Peyton Hillis of the Cleveland Browns scores a touchdown in front of safety Sherrod Martin of the Carolina Panthers on Nov. 28 in Cleveland. The Browns defeated the Panthers 24-23.
Northwestern wide receiver Jeremy Ebert is tackled by Wisconsin cornerback Aaron Henry during their Nov. 27 game at Camp Randall Stadium in Madison. Wisconsin defeated Northwestern 70-23.
Wide receiver Steve Johnson of the Buffalo Bills reacts after dropping a pass in the end zone during overtime against the Pittsburgh Steelers on Nov. 28 in Orchard Park, N.Y. The Steelers took advantage of the miscue and defeated the Bills 19-16.
Auburn's defense stops Alabama running back Trent Richardson during the Iron Bowl at Bryant-Denny Stadium in Tuscaloosa. Auburn defeated Alabama 28-27.
Safety Madieu Williams of the Minnesota Vikings breaks up a pass intended for wide receiver Anthony Armstrong of the Washington Redskins during their Nov. 28 game in Landover. The Vikings defeated the Redskins 17-13.
Wisconsin cornerback Jay Valai bites a rose as he celebrates with teammates after their victory over Northwestern. Wisconsin won 70-23 and has the inside track on a Rose Bowl berth, which will be determined by the Bowl Championship Series standings.
Saskatchewan Roughriders quarterback Darian Durant smiles during their freezing cold practice Nov. 24 in Edmonton. The Montreal Alouettes defeated the Saskatchewan Roughriders 21-18 in the 98th Grey Cup on Sunday.
Los Angeles Lakers and Chicago Bulls players vie for a rebound during their Nov. 23 game at the Staples Center in Los Angeles. Clockwise from top right: Pau Gasol, Taj Gibson, Lamar Odom, Joakim Noah and Ron Artest. The Lakers defeated the Bulls 98-91.
Dallas Stars center Tom Wandell trips over Ottawa Senators right wing Daniel Alfredsson during their Nov. 24 game in Ottawa. Wandell had two shots on goal as the Stars defeated the Senators 2-1.
South Korea's Lee Jun-ho (right) challenges Myanmar's Zaw Zaw Aung at the net during their double sepak takraw final at the 16th Asian Games Nov. 27 in Guangzhou, China.
WBC welterweight champion Andre Berto (right) of the U.S. knocks out Freddy Hernandez of Mexico City during the first round of their title fight Nov. 27 at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas.
U.S. skier Steven Nyman during the first training run in the downhill of the FIS Ski World Cup Nov. 24 in Lake Louise, Canada. The following Sunday, Austria's Michael Walchhofer crossed the finish line in 1:47.78 for the first downhill victory of the 2010-11 season. Olympic champion Bode Miller led the U.S. with an eighth-place finish.
Bashar Al Najjar of Jordan lands a left to Donny Dharmawan of Indonesia in their 60KG karate match at the 16th Asian Games Nov. 25 in Guangzhou, China. Al Najjar won the match and went on to finish second tol winner Darkhan Assadilov of Kazakhstan.
U.S. skier Bode Miller speeds past a gate during alpine skiing at the World Cup downhill in Lake Louise, Alberta, Nov. 27. Miller finished 8th.
Competitors in action during the Roller Sports 10000-meter points elimination race at the Guangzhou Velodrome during Day 12 of the 16th Asian Games on Nov. 24 in Guangzhou, China.
Legendary high school coach Bill Tighe poses with his Lexington (Ma.) High football team after defeating Burlington High 14-0 on Thanksgiving Day. It was Tighe's last game. At 86, he was the oldest high school football coach in the country.