(“The TEN” is not a top ten but ten items worth being included in The TEN)
1. Dodgers fall in 14 innings to Washington and lose two out of three in series.
2. Michael Sam lands on practice squad in Dallas.
3. UCLA running back Steven Manfro suffers a torn ACL in practice and is out for the year.
4. USC quarterback Cody Kessler undergoes a procedure on one of his toes but is expected to play Saturday.
5. USC at Stanford Saturday 12:30 p.m.
6. The 2014 NFL season kicks off today with Green Bay at Seattle at 5:30 p.m. NBC.
7. Everybody in the MVL lost in Zero Week. Gabrielino and Mt. View were idle.
8. Downey running back Daevon Vigilant rushed for 204 yards and two touchdowns in a 34-21 win over Mayfair last Friday night.
9. Vista Murrietta at Downey this Friday night 7:00 p.m. Last year: Vista Murrietta 66 Downey 28.
10. Happy Birthday to former Dodger/ New York Mets catcher Mike Piazza who turns 46 today.