While Jadeveon Clowney, Khalil Mack, Ha Ha Clinton-Dix and the like have moved on to the NFL, there is still plenty of talent on the defensive side of the ball left in college football.
Rookie Chase Elliott, who won at Chicagoland, Trevor Bayne, the second-place finisher, and rookie Ty Dillon, placing fifth, are also eligible for the bonus in Saturday's 250-mile race here.
Indianapolis Colts running back Vick Ballard was carted off the practice field Friday after reportedly tearing his left Achilles tendon.
Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim outfielder Josh Hamilton left Friday's game against the Detroit Tigers with a sore left knee.
The Los Angeles Lakers have re-signed guard Xavier Henry.
The Vancouver Canucks signed 2014 first- round draft pick Jake Virtanen to a three-year, entry-level contract on Friday.