Seahawks Top Eagles, Vikings Beat Saints, Garrett Out As Cowboys Coach

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Russell Wilson threw a 53-yard touchdown pass to DK Metcalf and Marshawn Lynch had a rushing score as the Seattle Seahawks beat the Eagles, 17-9 in Philadelphia. Wilson threw for 325 yards and led the team with 45 yards rushing. The Seahawks had a season-high seven sacks from six players, but the biggest hit was provided by Jadeveon Clowney, who knocked out quarterback Eagles’ Carson Wentz with a helmet-to-helmet hit in Philadelphia’s second series.

NEW ORLEANS (AP) —The Minnesota Vikings blew a 10-point lead in the fourth quarter before Kirk Cousins hit tight end Kyle Rudolph for a four-yard touchdown on the first possession of overtime to give the Vikes a 26-20 victory against the New Orleans Saints. Dalvin Cook gained 130 yards from scrimmage and scored a pair of touchdowns that put the Vikings ahead, 20-10. Will Lutz forced OT by nailing a 49-yard field goal with two seconds remaining in regulation.

FRISCO, Texas (AP) — The Jason Garrett era is over in Dallas. The Cowboys have announced that Garrett is out as head coach after missing the playoffs with an underachieving team. The Cowboys finished 8-8 in the final year of Garrett’s contract, missing the playoffs by one game. It’s the fourth time Dallas finished 8-8 and missed the postseason under the 53-year-old coach, who was 85-67 at the helm.

UNDATED (AP) — Michigan State has run its winning streak to seven games by dominating their arch-rival. Cassius Winston scored a career-high 32 points and the 14th-ranked Spartans improved to 12-3 overall and 4-0 in the Big Ten by whipping No. 12 Michigan, 87-69. The other top-25 men’s basketball game had No. 20 Dayton knocking off Saint Joseph’s, 80-67 behind Trey Landers’ 18 points.

PHOENIX (AP) — Jonas Valanciunas scored 30 points, Dillon Brooks added 19 and the Memphis Grizzlies won their second game in two days, holding off the Phoenix Suns 121-114. Valanciunas shot 12 of 16 from the field, and Brooks made five 3-pointers before fouling out in the final minute. Memphis has won five of its past eight games, including two of three on the current trip. Devin Booker led the Suns with 40 points to break the franchise record for consecutive games with at least 30 with six.

UNDATED (01/06/20) — Other NBA games from Sunday: the Clippers over the Knicks, 135-132…Miami 122, Portland 111… Minnesota beat Cleveland, 118-103 and the Lakers got 24 points and 11 rebounds from Anthony Davis in a 106-99 win over Detroit.