1. Oklahoma quarterback Kyler Murray is named AP college football Player of the Year.
2. Murray, Alabama quarterback Tua Tagovailoa and Ohio State QB Dwayne Haskins Jr. are finalists for the Heisman Trophy, which will be presented Saturday night in New York.
3. Wide receiver Kelvin Benjamin, who was cut by the Buffalo Bills earlier this week, is set to sign with the Kansas City Chiefs.
4. Derrick Henry ran for 238 yards and four touchdowns, including one for 99 yards, to lead the Tennessee Titans to a 30-9 rout of the Jacksonville Jaguars on Thursday Night Football.
5. The Boston Red Sox bring back pitcher Nathan Eovoldi for four-years, $68 million.
6. The St. Louis Cardinals acquired first baseman Paul Goldschmidt from the Arizona Diamondbacks for three prospects including catcher Carson Kelly and right-handed pitcher Luke Weaver.
7. Kaiser running back Christian Hunter is now up to 3,635 yards rushing and 54 touchdowns for the year. The Cats have one more game left – the State Final on December 15th.
8. Danny Pina is averaging 18.8 points per game for Pasadena (3-2).
9. The LA Galaxy has hired Dennis te Klose as their new General Manager.
10. On this day in 1941 the Imperial Japanese Navy Air Service executed a military strike against the United States naval base at Pearl Harbor, Hawaii. The attack led to the United States entry into World War II.