(“The TEN” is not a top ten but ten items worth being included in “The TEN”)
1. Andrew Elffer’s 333 yards and six touchdowns in his final game for the APU Cougars in the win over Divsion II #14 Colorado Mesa.
2. The Rams improved to 7-2 on the season with their fourth straight win, a 33-7 beating of the Houston Texans.
3. Cody Bellinger (NL) and Aaron Judge (AL) are expected to be named MLB’s Rookies-of-the-Year.
4. Dak Prescott was sacked eight times including six by Adrian Clayborn in Dallas’ 27-7 loss to Atlanta.
5. Arroyo at Rancho Mirage Friday night at 7:00 pm in the second round of the CIF Division 11 playoffs will be a rematch of last years Division 12 Championship game which Arroyo won 35-34.
6. Metta World Peace (Ron Artest) turns 38 today.
7. #7 Miami knocked off #3 Notre Dame Saturday 41-8.
8. On this day in 1974, the Dodgers Steve Garvey wins the NL MVP award.
9. South El Monte’s Sal Tovar needs just 66 yards Friday night against Rancho Christian to surpass the 2000 yard mark for the second year in a row.
10. “I honestly didn’t even know who the coach was when I was coming to New York. I just wanted to win a championship; I didn’t even know who was coaching. I didn’t care. It could have been Aunt Jemima. They could have had the syrup coaching. I was coming here regardless. I just wanted to win a championship here.” Metta World Peace