The NFL enjoyed its third straight Sunday with a sold-out game in London on Oct. 28, and two days later the league announced plans to hold four games in the city next year for the first time.
The University of Maryland fired head coach D.J. Durkin amid a backlash from its initial decision a day earlier to keep him. Durkin had been suspended during an investigation into the team’s culture after the death of lineman Jordan McNair.
FIFA President Gianni Infantino said the 2022 World Cup, scheduled in Qatar, should expand from 32 to 48 teams, but that might prove impossible for organizers to pull off.