Sports

Golf. Final round of the Tour Championship (ESPN2 at noon; Channel 7 at 1).

NFL Football. Cincinnati at Baltimore (Channel 9 at 1); New York Giants at San Francisco (Channel 5 at 4); Pittsburgh at Green Bay (Channel 9 at 4); Philadelphia at Washington (Channel 20 and ESPN, 8:30).

MLS Soccer Playoffs. Chicago at New England (ESPN2 at 3).

Auto Racing. NASCAR Dickies 500 (Channel 4, 3:30).

Hockey. Toronto at Washington (Channel 50 at 5).

Public Affairs

Fox News Sunday. Sens. John McCain (R-Ariz.) and Charles Schumer (D-N.Y.) assess this week's Senate showdown and the Alito nomination (Channel 5 at 9 a.m.).

This Week With George Stephanopoulos. Sens. Joseph Biden (D-Del.) and Chuck Hagel (R-Neb.) talk about the Alito nomination and the Senate showdown, and Microsoft Chairman Bill Gates discusses global health (Channel 7 at 9 a.m.).

Sunday Morning reports on evidence that indicates TV advertisers may be wise to target older viewers (Channel 9 at 9 a.m.).

Religion & Ethics Newsweekly assesses the implications of the Alito nomination (Channel 32 at 9 a.m.).

The Chris Matthews Show asks why Bush 43 has turned a deaf ear to Bush 41 (Channel 4 at 10 a.m.).

Inside Washington. Topics include Bush's dismal approval ratings, the leak investigation and the Alito nomination (Channel 7 at 10 a.m.).

Think Tank. With Steven Watts, author of "The People's Tycoon: Henry Ford and the American Century" (Channel 26 at 10 a.m.).

Reliable Sources discusses the White House leak fallout with CBS's John Roberts, the Chicago Tribune's Jill Zuckman and George Mason Professor Frank Sesno; plus discussions of coverage of the Alito nomination and California Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger's news media problems (CNN at 10 a.m.).

Meet the Press. Sens. Edward Kennedy (D-Mass.) and Tom Coburn (R-Okla.) opine on Iraq and the Supreme Court (Channel 4, 10:30 a.m.).

Capital Sunday. Bay Buchanan of the American Cause and "Rove Exposed" author James Moore assess the president's low approval ratings, and an interview with Virginia gubernatorial candidate Tim Kaine (Channel 7, 10:30 a.m.).

Face the Nation. Topics are Iraq and Alito; with Sens. Pat Roberts (R-Kan.), Richard Durbin (D-Ill.) and Orrin Hatch (R-Utah) (Channel 9, 10:30 a.m.).

WB Now interviews D.C. United's Freddy Adu (Channel 50, 10:30 a.m.).

Late Edition With Wolf Blitzer. Sens. John Rockefeller (D-W.Va.) and George Allen (R-Va.) weigh in on Iraq and this week's Senate drama; plus, a discussion of the CIA leak case; and an interview with British Defense Secretary John Reid (CNN at 11 a.m.).

John McLaughlin's One on One discusses electronic medical records (Channel 4, 12:30 p.m.; NewsChannel 8 at 9).

Q&A. With Virginia Gov. Mark Warner (C-SPAN at 8 and 11 p.m.).

Public Broadcasting

Masterpiece Theatre: Kidnapped concludes (Channels 22 and 26 at 9).

Newsmagazines

Dateline interviews NASCAR driver Rusty Wallace (Channel 4 at 7).

60 Minutes reports on the U.S. military's challenge of keeping a six-mile stretch of road open between downtown Baghdad and the airport (Channel 9 at 7).

Prime-Time Movie

Category 7: The End of the World (Channel 9 at 9) (2005) is previewed by Tom Shales in tomorrow's Arts section.

Cable Series

Rome. After being proclaimed emperor, Caesar throws a five-day bash (HBO at 9).

Boondocks (Cartoon Network at 11) is previewed by Michael Cavna on Page C1.

Cable Special

The Crusades: Crescent & the Cross chronicles the Christian campaign begun in 1095 by Pope Urban to seize back Jerusalem from Muslim rule. Part 1 of two (The History Channel at 9).

Series

The West Wing. It's a live debate between presidential candidates Matt Santos (Jimmy Smits) and Arnold Vinick (Alan Alda), moderated by Forrest Sawyer (Channel 4 at 8).

The Simpsons. Six days late, the annual Halloween-themed episode features a spoof of the movie "Artificial Intelligence: AI" (Channel 5 at 8).

Cold Case. A gang shooting brings back memories of Lilly's first homicide case (Channel 9 at 8).

Law & Order: Criminal Intent. In a two-hour episode, the kidnapping of a Midwest teenager visiting New York draws intense media coverage while the related disappearance of an African American teen is virtually ignored (Channel 4 at 9).

Family Guy. Furious at the FCC for censoring his favorite shows, Peter starts his own network with plenty of filthy material (Channel 5 at 9).

Desperate Housewives. Gabrielle does her darndest to spring Carlos from prison, and Paul Young returns to the neighborhood (Channel 7 at 9).

Grey's Anatomy. A male patient claims he's pregnant (Channel 7 at 10).