On Friday reports surfaced that Miami Hurricanes head coach Al Golden was set to interview for the vacant head coaching position at Penn State with one South Florida report citing sources that Golden had been offered the job at Penn State. On Sunday, Golden released a statement on the Hurricanes website stating he is not a candidate for any other head coaching position. More here.
It was a bitter cold day in Green Bay yesterday as the Packers hosted the San Francisco 49ers. san Francisco quarterback Colin Kaepernick threw 30 times for 227 yards a touchdown and an interception. Once again he hurt Green Bay with his feet rushing seven times for 98 yards which helped put them into field goal range with three seconds left as Phil Dawson kicked the game-winning field goal that broke a 20-20 tie. The 49ers head to Carolina next week to take on the Panthers. More here.
The San Diego Chargers enter Cincinnati riding the wild win last week to get into the playoffs. Philip Rivers was just 12-for-16 for 128 yards and a touchdown but the Chargers defense picked off Andy Dalton twice. The Chargers trailed 10-7 at halftime but surged back in the second half scoring 20 unanswered points en route to a 27-10 victory. More here.