USC’s Caleb Williams beat out TCU’s Max Duggan, Ohio State’s C.J. Stroud, and Georgia’s Stetson Bennett to win the Heisman Trophy. Williams is the eighth Trojan to win the coveted award.

In the NFL, quarterback Baker Mayfield stunned the football world. After the Carolina Panthers waived Mayfield, and the LA Rams were the only team in the country that picked him up, Mayfield hopped on a plane Tuesday night, studied the playbook en route, and lead his new team to a 17-16 victory over the Raiders on Thursday night football.

San Francisco 49ers quarterback Brock Purdy is making a name for himself, and it isn’t Mr. Irrelevant anymore. Mr. Irrelevant is a nickname given to the player picked last in the NFL draft. Up until last week’s game against the Miami Dolphins when Purdy subbed in for an injured Jimmy Garoppolo, no one knew who he was, but after handily defeating Tom Brady’s Tampa Bay Buccaneers on Sunday, Purdy is now the celebrated QB1 for the Niners. Purdy can now boast he’s the only quarterback to beat Tom Brady in his first career start.

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The World Cup final four is set. France will move on after defeating England and will face Morocco who stunningly eliminated Portugal. Croatia (who defeated top-ranked Brazil) will take on Argentina in the other semifinal.