Voting for the Walter Payton Award began on Monday with 25 finalists from across the FCS.
Kasey Kahne will continue to drive for Hendrick Motorsports through the 2018 Sprint Cup season, signing a three-year contract extension on Thursday.
Pop superstar Katy Perry will perform at halftime of Super Bowl XLIX at University of Phoenix Stadium in Arizona on February 1, 2015.
The Oakland Athletics acquired first baseman Ike Davis from the Pittsburgh Pirates on Sunday, three days after he was designated for assignment.
The Atlanta Hawks recalled first-round draft pick Adreian Payne from the NBA Development League on Sunday.
Edmonton Oilers forward Benoit Pouliot is out indefinitely after suffering a broken foot in Friday's game against the New Jersey Devils, the team announced during the second intermission.