Boldin blames officiating for 49ers' 2 losses
Wide receiver Anquan Boldin went off on the officiating Sunday, blaming the referees' disparity in calls the last two weeks for playing a large part in the San Francisco 49ers losing both games.
Manziel reception illegal, though not flagged
The gadget play Johnny Manziel ran in the Cleveland Browns' 23-21 loss to the Baltimore Ravens was called back by penalty -- and should have been flagged for another 15-yard penalty for unsportsmanlike conduct, according to the NFL office.
East Carolina, Mississippi St. break into AP poll
East Carolina is ranked in The Associated Press college football poll for the first time since 2008 and Mississippi State moved into the Top 25 for the first time in two seasons after breaking a long losing streak against LSU.
Sources: Peterson still in denial about future
Adrian Peterson still has not come to grips with the prospect that his 2014 season has all but officially ended and that his future in the NFL is uncertain, multiple sources have told ESPN.