Soweto, South Africa — Players from New Zealand perform the Haka, or war dance, as the Springboks of South Africa accept the challenge before a match.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: KIM LUDBROOK / EPALink
Cincinnati, Ohio — Cincinnati Bengals quarterback Andy Dalton is tackled by Miami Dolphins cornerback Sean Smith.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Tom Uhlman / AFP / Getty ImagesLink
St. Louis, Mo. — Arizona Cardinals quarterback Kevin Kolb loses his helmet while being sacked by St. Louis Rams defensive tackle Jermelle Cudjo. Cudjo was charged with unnecessary roughness penalty on the play.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Seth Perlman / Associated PressLink
Pittsburgh — Philadelphia Eagles wide receiver Jeremy Maclin dives for the end zone past Pittsburgh Steelers cornerback Keenan Lewis. The Eagles did not score on the play.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Gene J. Puskar / Associated PressLink
Oxford, Miss. — Mississippi defensive back Cody Prewitt grabs the face mask of Texas A&M wide receiver Kenric McNeal.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Rogelio V. Solis / Associated PressLink
Stanford — Arizona's Jonathan McKnight, left, defends against a pass intended for Stanford's Drew Madhu.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: George Nikitin / Associated PressLink
Oakland — Oakland catcher Derek Norris, left, and relief pitcher Grant Balfour celebrate after the A's defeated the Texas Rangers on the last day of the regular season, giving them the AL West title.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Ben Margot / Associated PressLink
Detroit — Oakland's Coco Crisp is tagged out by Detroit Tigers catcher Gerald Laird in Game 2 of the teams' American League playoff series.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Paul Sancya / Associated PressLink
Baltimore — Baltimore Orioles fans Tim Blaise, left, and his son Tim watch the Orioles take batting practice before Game 1 of the American League division series against the New York Yankees.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Patrick Semansky / Associated PressLink
Los Angeles — Los Angeles Sparks' Candace Parker walks off the court after losing to the Minnesota Lynx in Game 2 of the WNBA basketball Western Conference Finals in Los Angeles. The Lynx won the Western Conference title.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Jae C. Hong / Associated PressLink
Liverpool, England — Liverpool's Glen Johnson, center, vies with Stoke City's Ryan Shawcross, right, and Jonathan Walters during an English Premier League match.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: PAUL ELLIS / AFP / Getty ImagesLink
Mexico City, Mexico — The Mexican goalkeeper is scored on by South Africa during their Mexico City 2012 Homeless World Cup match. Sixty teams composed of homeless and socially marginalized players from across the world are participating in the tournament.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: PEDRO PARDO / AFP / Getty ImagesLink
Pristina, Serbia — Bodybuilders flex their muscles on stage during the Kosovo national bodybuilding championship.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: ARMEND NIMANI / AFP / Getty ImagesLink
Soweto, South Africa — South Africa's Jannie du Plessis grimaces in pain as his head is pushed into the ground after the scrum collapsed during a rugby match against New Zealand.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: KIM LUDBROOK / EPALink
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