Here's your wakeup call -- a combination of newsworthy andor interesting tidbits -- for Friday, January 11:
In the NFL, the line between victory and defeat is thinner than a goal post upright.
If you haven't heard, the Patriots, at least on paper, have the NFL's easiest schedule this year. For example, their 2012 opponents had a combined .453 winning percentage in 2011.
From Comcast SportsNetTAMPA, Fla. (AP) -- The Tampa Bay Buccaneers have hired Rutgers' Greg Schiano to become the team's next coach.
From Comcast SportsNet