Rams vs Ravens
SLP99091204 - 12 SEPTEMBER 1999 - ST. LOUIS, MISSOURI, USA: Former Los Angeles Rams running back Eric Dickerson shows off his Pro Football Hall of Fame ring that was presented to him during half-time of the St. Louis Rams-Baltimore Ravens football game, September 12. Dickerson played for the Rams from 1983-1987. jr/bg/Bill Greenblatt UPI
Boston explores 2024 Olympic bid … Jets unclear on Tebow's future … Lombardi to be Browns' general manager … 4 Heisman Trophy winners on hall ballot … Sports news from United Press International.
Heisman Trophy winners Eric Crouch, Ron Dayne, Vinny Testaverde and Danny Wuerffel are among the 77 players on the ballot for the College Football Hall of Fame.
Super Bowl chase begins Saturday ... Chiefs hire Andy Reid as head coach ... PGA Tour's first round of 2013 wiped out ... Pistons survive late drought to down Hawks ... Sports news from United Press International.
The battle for the NFL title begins Saturday with three rookie quarterbacks featured along with a veteran trying to win the Super Bowl with his second team.
The 2012 NFL season started under the cloud of a lockout and replacement referees but ended with new stars shining and established players reaching new heights.
NHL, union meet, more sessions to follow ... Spanish golfer Jimenez breaks right leg ... S. Williams opens new season with victory ... Peterson misses record but carries Vikings into playoffs ... Sports news from United Press International.
Minnesota's Adrian Peterson amassed 199 rushing yards and scored twice Sunday, helping boost the Vikings into the playoffs with a 37-34 win over Green Bay.
Reports: Mets to send Dickey to Blue Jays ... Ted Ligety wins men's giant slalom by 2.04 ... Schwartzel claims lopsided Euro Tour win ... Vikings' Peterson nears NFL rushing record ... Sports news from United Press International.
Adrian Peterson racked up 212 rushing yards Sunday and the Minnesota Vikings helped their playoff chances with a 36-22 victory over St. Louis.
UPI Almanac for Sunday, Sept. 2, 2012.