The Slate

The Best Sports in 7 Days

Last weekend, the Florida State Seminoles and the Detroit Lions got favorable calls from the officials so they could beat the Notre Dame Fighting Irish and the New Orleans Saints.

Thursday, Oct 23

NFL (7:25-11 p.m., CBS/NFLN): Peyton Manning continues his assault on the record books as his Denver Broncos face the San Diego Chargers for first place in the AFC West.

Friday, Oct 24

MLB (7-11 p.m., Fox): Watch game three of the 2014 World Series between the Royals and Giants as the series moves from Kansas City to San Francisco.

Saturday, Oct 25

College football (2:30-6 p.m., CBS): The No. 1 team in the nation, the Mississippi State Bulldogs, takes on their SEC East rival the Kentucky Wildcats. ... College football (6:15-10 p.m., ESPN): The Ole Miss Rebels look to repeat the feat done by MSU and beat the LSU Tigers in Death Valley.

Sunday, Oct 26

NFL (7:30-11 p.m., NBC): The New Orleans Saints will look for some love from the officials at home as they face the their second straight NFC North team, the Green Bay Packers.

Monday, Oct 27

NFL (7:30-11 p.m., ESPN): The Dallas Cowboys look to defeat an NFC East rival for the second straight week as they take on the Washington Redskins.

Tuesday, Oct 28

Documentary (8-9:30 p.m., ESPN): ESPN 30 for 30 "Brian and The Boz" the story of the rise, fall and brief movie career of Brian Bosworth.

Wednesday, Oct 29

NBA (7-9:30 p.m., ESPN) The NBA is back and the regular season has begun, so get your first NBA fix with the Chicago Bulls at the New York Knicks.

I'm still trying to figure out who got hosed worse: The ticky-tacky defensive pass interference call on the Saints or almost never calling the offensive pass interference on Notre Dame.