Tuesday, October 27, 2020 2:06 AM EST
By The Associated Press, AP
INGLEWOOD, Calif. (AP) — The Los Angeles Rams’ defense allowed just 279 net yards and three points in a 24-10 win over the Chicago Bears. Josh Reynolds and Gerald Everett caught touchdown passes from Jared Goff, who threw for 219 yards. Eddie Jackson returned a fumble eight yards with 7 1/2 minutes left for Chicago’s only touchdown.
FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — The NASCAR Cup Series playoff race at Texas Motor Speedway has been pushed back yet another day without drivers completing any more laps since Sunday. However, similar weather conditions were in the forecast for Tuesday and into Wednesday. Only 52 of the 334 laps were completed yesterday before mist and drizzle forced the race to stop.
UNDATED (AP) — The SEC has fined Mississippi coach Lane Kiffin $25,000 for his complaints about officiating on social media following Saturday’s loss to Auburn. The conference also said the replay official should have stopped play to review the call after Mississippi’s fourth-quarter kickoff appeared to have touched the right hand of Auburn’s Shaun Shivers. The Rebels recovered in the end zone, but the on-field call was that Shivers didn’t touch it and play wasn’t halted for a review.
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — ESPN won’t hold college basketball tournaments in an Orlando, Florida, bubble next month, saying plans have changed due to certain challenges surrounding COVID-19 testing protocols. ESPN Events lists 10 college basketball tournaments and doubleheaders on its website originally scheduled for the upcoming season, including the Champions Classic that annually features Duke, Kansas, Kentucky and Michigan State. They also include the Preseason NIT, the Jimmy V Classic and the Orlando Invitational.
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Longtime NHL defenseman Trevor Daley has retired to take a position in the Pittsburgh Penguins front office. Daley played 16 seasons in the NHL and helped the Pens to consecutive Stanley Cups in 2016 and 2017. The 37-year-old Daley spent the last three seasons with Detroit and retires with 89 goals and 309 points in 1,058 games.