Players go through a practice round before the Masters golf tournament at the Augusta National Golf Club, on April 3, 2018 in Augusta, Georgia. The annual tournament starts April 5 and runs through April 8. The winner gets a green jacket.
The New England Patriots defeated the Jacksonville Jaguars 24-20 in the AFC Championship game in Foxborough, Mass., on January 21, 2018. They will meet the NFC Champion Philadelphia Eagles in the Super Bowl on Feb. 4.
The Philadelphia Eagles defeated the Minnesota Vikings 38-7 in the NFC Championship in Philadelphia on January 21, 2018. They will meet AFC Champion New England Patriots in the Super Bowl on February 4.
The Alabama Crimson Tide defeated the Clemson Tigers 24-6 at the Sugar Bowl at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on January 1, 2018 in New Orleans. Alabama will play Georgia for college football's national championship.
The Georgia Bulldogs advance to the college football national championship game by beating the Oklahoma Sooners in double overtime at the Rose Bowl in Pasadena, Calif., on January 1, 2018. The Bulldogs will meet the Alabama Crimson Tide for the championship.
Players, coaches and owners locked arms, knelt or sat out the national anthem on the sidelines of NFL games on Sunday, September 24, 2017, as a show of unity after President Donald Trump criticized players for such activism.
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