Denver quarterback Peyton Manning broke Brett Favre's
National Football League record for career touchdown passes
today when he threw his 509th scoring pass during the second
quarter of the Broncos' game against the San Francisco 49ers.
Travis Ishikawa blasted a walk-off three-run home run in the
ninth inning as the San Francisco Giants beat the St Louis
Cardinals 6-3 to clinch the National League Championship
series and return to the World Series.
The Miami Dolphins have reinstated defensive end Derrick
Shelby after a one-game suspension following his arrest at a
Ft. Lauderdale, Florida, nightclub on misdemeanor charges of
trespassing and resisting arrest without violence.
Joe Flacco threw five touchdown passes, four of them in a
remarkable first quarter, as the Baltimore Ravens crushed the
Tampa Bay Buccaneers 48-17 on a day when the league's elite
quarterbacks came up big.