KWBG Sports for September 16th

Posted on 16 September 2013 by KWBG

UNDATED (AP) — The Chicago Bears and Buffalo Bills earned victories with touchdown passes in the closing seconds. The Bears beat Minnesota 31-30 on Jay Cutler’s 16-yard scoring strike to Martellus Bennett with 10 seconds left. Rookie EJ Manuel picked up his first NFL win by hitting Stevie Johnson for a two-yard touchdown pass with two seconds left to lead Buffalo past Carolina 24-23.

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Kansas City Chiefs have matched their victory total for all of last season, improving to 2-0 with a 17-16 victory over Dallas in coach Andy Reid’s first home game with the Chiefs. Alex Smith threw for 223 yards and two touchdowns, including a 12-yard scoring pass to Dwayne Bowe that put the Chiefs ahead for good in the third quarter.

JOLIET, Ill. (AP) — Matt Kenseth passed teammate Kyle Busch with 27 laps remaining and won the Geico 400 at Chicagoland Speedway. The race was prolonged by a pair of rain delays totaling 6 ½ hours. Kevin Harvick finished third, followed by Kurt Busch, Jimmie Johnson and Jeff Gordon.

NEW YORK (AP) — Alabama remains the No. 1 team in the Associated Press college football poll following Saturday’s 49-42 win over Texas A&M. The Tide picked up 59 of 60 first-place votes, while No. 2 Oregon received the other vote after another lopsided victory. Clemson is third, followed by Ohio State, Stanford, LSU, Louisville, Florida State and Georgia. The Aggies fell four spots to 10.

LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) — The final round of the BMW Championship was suspended because of steady rain in the Chicago area. The final round will resume on Monday as Jim Furyk (FYOOR’-ihk) tries to win a PGA Tour event for the first time in three years. Furyk never got on the course, keeping him one shot ahead of Steve Stricker.

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