On a night when he reached 500 career touchdown passes, Tom Brady welcomed back a buddy with one of his three scoring tosses Thursday, then connected with a newcomer who could help him reach more milestones.
The Chiefs are 4-0 ATS, and the Bengals, Chargers and Buccaneers have each gone over in all four games.
Arden Key is eager to grow from each game. He found there to be no lesson, however, from a Sunday penalty.
But the Raiders also have ceded six touchdowns of 20-plus yards, worst in the NFL, and 23 plays of 20-plus yards, tied for second-most in the league. Last Sunday, Oakland allowed single-play yardage gains of 63, 59, 49, 41, 34, 23 and 21 yards.
College football officials are concerned about the length of games, and they have taken steps to address those issues. But they have not taken drastic measures out of fear of hurting the quality of the game.
Ben Gotz and Justin Emerson go over the top matchups to look out for in week 8 of high school football.
The Gold Sheet editor Bruce Marshall provides tech notes and trends for the Review-Journal.
Best bets from Todd Dewey, Bernie Fratto, Mitch Moss and Kelly Stewart.
The sixth-ranked Crusaders (3-3, 2-0 Northwest League) get their shot to make a statement at 7 p.m. Friday when they host No. 2 Arbor View (6-1, 3-0).
New England is 10-1 ATS in its last 11 games as a double-digit home favorite and 8-1 ATS in its past nine home games, winning by an average margin of 16.2 points.