- Seattle Seahawks running back Shawn Alexander was named league MVP.
- Carolina Panthers wide receiver Steve Smith and New England Patriots linebacker Tedy Bruschi were named co-Comeback Players of the Year in the NFL.
- The Buffalo Bills named Marv Levy vice president of football operations.
- Andre Agassi withdrew from the Australian Open.
- Moe Williams, running back, Minnesota Vikings, joined his teammates in pleading not guilty in the Lake Minnetonka scandal.