TV ratings for New Year's 6 Bowls down 13 percent overall

Lopsided games and playing the College Football Playoff semifinals on New Year's Eve for the first time led to a 13 percent drop in TV ratings for the New Year's Six Bowls from last year.

  • Written by RALPH D. RUSSO, AP College Football Writer

Browns don't know if Manziel made trip to Vegas

CLEVELAND (AP) — The Browns are searching for a new coach, general manager — and Johnny Manziel.

His weekend itinerary remains a mystery.

  • Written by TOM WITHERS, AP Sports Writer

Carolina and Denver wrap up No. 1 seeds for playoffs

Carolina closed out its remarkable season by wrapping up home-field advantage in the NFC. Denver turned to Peyton Manning to take advantage of New England's slip-up in the AFC. And Rex Ryan made certain to continue the New York Jets' playoff drought.

  • Written by TIM BOOTH, AP Sports Writer