Tuesday, September 17, 2002
Collins nears record
The Associated Press
GIANTS: New York quarterback Kerry Collins had his fifth consecutive 300-yard passing game and can tie the record of six shared by Steve Young and Kurt Warner next week against the Seattle Seahawks.
LIONS: Marty Mornhinweg, who is 2-16 as Detroit's head coach, doesn't think he'll be fired.
Once you start thinking about job security, it's over, Mornhinweg said, a day after the Lions lost 31-7 to Carolina. Detroit (0-2) has been outscored 80-28 this season.
PACKERS: Green Bay offensive lineman Mark Tauscher will be out eight weeks with a knee injury and Ahman Green (strained quad), the NFC's leading rusher, could also miss Sunday's game at Detroit.
SEAHAWKS: Pro Bowl tackle Walter Jones signed a one-year tender offer for $4.92 million, which represents the average salary of the top five players at that position.
STEELERS: Pittsburgh planned to use its bye week to make a few minor tweaks. Instead, an early season collapse is forcing an overhaul of what was the NFL's best defense.
Rich Gannon passed for 406 yards Sunday in Oakland's 30-17 victory that dropped the Steelers to 0-2.
VIKINGS: Place-kicker Gary Anderson, the NFL's all-time leading scorer, was close to rejoining Minnesota a day after its stunning overtime loss to the Buffalo Bills in which Doug Brien missed two extra points. Anderson, 43, was offered a contract Monday.
Brien was still with the team, though, and Vikings coach Mike Tice said it was likely Brien would remain on the roster to kick off if an agreement with Anderson was reached.
Reds 4, Pirates 3
Reds Box, Runs
Baseball's Battle of Ohio reprised
Boone hoping DL stint gave Moehler some zip
Special ball will commemorate Cinergy Field
Yanks' Rivera nears return
Glaus homers in four straight at-bats
Athletics 4, Angels 3
Dodgers 7, Giants 6
Notes from Monday's games
No rest for weary Bearcats defense
At least for now, OSU fans have a new favorite
Kentucky sets sights on 4-0 for first time in 18 years
Kentucky to hear results of bowl ban appeal Tuesday
Smith sweating out Louisville's start
Michigan has no history with its next opponent
Secret out on Penn State's Robinson
Daughter of Mr. Greely takes top price at Keeneland
Medoland Miracle wins again
Americans hope to master clay in Davis semis
Woods back, Mickelson makes debut at Skins Game
XU opener on ESPN2
For Cook, it's great to be back
Kentucky powers open season on top
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