Kicking Off

Brady, Pats stay hot

Tom Brady turned in another masterful performance, complete 21 of 25 passes for 354 yards and a career-high six touchdowns to lead the undefeated New England Patriots to a 49-28 victory over the winless Miami Dolphins. Brady has 27 touchdown passes after seven games and is on pace for 61. The NFL record is 49 set by Peyton Manning in 2004.

Bears ground Eagles

Brian Griese connected with Muhsin Muhammad for a 15-yard touchdown pass with 9 seconds remaining to lift the Chicago Bears to a 19-16 victory over the Philadelphia Eagles.

Cowboys oust Vikes

Dallas' Chris Canty swatted a potential go-ahead field goal by Minnesota and Pat Watkins returned it 68 yards for a go-ahead touchdown as the Cowboys beat the Vikings.

Weir wins Fry's

Mike Weir celebrates his victory on his final putt on the 18th green during the final round of the Fry's Electronics Open on the Raptor Course at Grayhawk Golf Club in Scottsdale, Ariz. Weir finished the tournament at 14-under par and shot a final round 68 for the win. Page C-3

Boston College No. 2

Idle Boston College moved up one spot -- after South Florida became the latest No. 2 to lose, joining USC and Cal -- into second-place behind Ohio State in the BCS standings Sunday. The Eagles received two first-place votes and 1,494 points, giving them a small lead on No. 3 LSU.