Clutch Rodgers leads Packers past Cowboys 34-31

Green Bay Packers tight end Jared Cook (89) catches a pass along the sideline during the second half of an NFL divisional playoff football game against the Dallas Cowboys on Sunday, Jan. 15, 2017, in Arlington, Texas. The Packers won 34-31. (Smiley N. Pool/The Dallas Morning News via AP)

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Aaron Rodgers didn’t need another Hail Mary this time.

Steelers hold off Chiefs on Boswell’s 6 field goals

Pittsburgh Steelers kicker Chris Boswell (9) celebrates with teammates after kicking a 22-yard field goal during the first half of an NFL divisional playoff football game against the Kansas City Chiefs on Sunday, Jan. 15, 2017, in Kansas City, Mo. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Chris Boswell’s pinpoint right leg and Le’Veon Bell’s two dancing feet.

Cavs and Warriors headline MLK Day for the NBA

Cleveland Cavaliers head coach Tyronn Lue, center, talks with LeBron James, right, as Iman Shumpert, left, looks on during the second half of an NBA basketball game against the Sacramento Kings Friday, Jan. 13, 2017, in Sacramento, Calif. The Cavaliers won 120-108. (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli)

There are days the NBA holds dear, days the league sets even more emphasis on putting its best foot forward.

Murray wins in straight sets at Australian Open

Britain's Andy Murray yells out while playing Ukraine's Illya Marchenko in their first round match at the Australian Open tennis championships in Melbourne, Australia, Monday, Jan. 16, 2017. (AP Photo/Aaron Favila)

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — In his first Grand Slam match with the elevated status of having a knighthood and the No. 1 ranking, Andy Murray berated himself when he made mistakes and frequently yelled during a 7-5, 7-6 (5), 6-2 win over Illya Marchenko.

Capitals blow out Flyers 5-0 to win 9 in a row

Washington Capitals goalie Philipp Grubauer (31), of Germany, stops the puck against Philadelphia Flyers right wing Wayne Simmonds (17) during the second period of an NHL hockey game, Sunday, Jan. 15, 2017, in Washington. Capitals defenseman Karl Alzner (27) looks on. (AP Photo/Nick Wass)

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Washington Capitals showed they could get away with a slow start and still pull out another win.

Falcons beat Seattle 36-20 to reach NFC title game

Atlanta Falcons wide receiver Mohamed Sanu catches a touchdown pass over Seattle Seahawks Jeremy Lane (20) during the fourth quarter of an NFL football NFC divisional playoff game Saturday, Jan. 14, 2017, in Atlanta. (Curtis Compton/Atlanta Journal-Constitution via AP)

ATLANTA (AP) — Matt Ryan hardly resembled a quarterback who can’t win the big games.

Patriots advance to AFC title game 34-16

New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady celebrates a touchdown by running back Dion Lewis during the second half of an NFL divisional playoff football game against the Houston Texans, Saturday, Jan. 14, 2017, in Foxborough, Mass. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa)

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — The New England Patriots are headed back to a familiar spot: the AFC championship game.


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