Minnesota Twins' Aaron Hicks, left, dives safely back to first as Detroit Tigers first baseman Miguel Cabrera reaches for the ball in a pickoff attempt in the fifth inning of a baseball game, Tuesday, Sept. 16, 2014, in Minneapolis.

Twins stun Tigers in 9th for win

Aaron Hicks hit a two-out RBI single in the ninth inning and the Minnesota Twins rallied for a win over the AL Central-leading Detroit Tiger…

Detroit Lions' Calvin Johnson (81) is tackled by Carolina Panthers' Luke Kuechly (59) during the first half of an NFL football game in Charlotte, N.C., Sunday, Sept. 14, 2014.

Newton, defense lead Panthers over Lions

Trailing 7-6 in the third quarter, the Panthers took advantage of back-to-back Detroit turnovers and scored on three straight possessions.

Michigan running back Derrick Green, front left, defended by Miami (Ohio) defensive back Jarrell Jones, front right, rushes on a carry in the second quarter of an NCAA college football game in Ann Arbor, Mich., Saturday, Sept. 13, 2014.

Green leads Michigan past Miami (OH)

Derrick Green ran for 137 yards and two touchdowns, and Michigan overcame three first-half turnovers to beat Miami (Ohio).

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Hunt, Syracuse crush Central Michigan

Terrel Hunt had a career-best three touchdown runs and threw for another Saturday afternoon to help Syracuse defeat Central Michigan.