NFL Football. Oakland at Washington (Channel 9 at 1); Seattle at San Francisco (Channel 5 at 4); Indianapolis at Cincinnati (Channel 9 at 4); Kansas City at Houston (ESPN, 8:30).

Golf. Final round of the WGC World Cup (Channel 7 at 3).

Auto Racing. The NASCAR Ford 400 in Homestead, Fla. (Channel 4 at 4).

Public Affairs

Fox News Sunday interviews Defense Secretary Donald Rumsfeld on the war in Iraq, and Sen. Joseph Biden (D-Del.) talks about the Democrats' view (Channel 5 at 9 a.m.).

This Week With George Stephanopoulos. Rumsfeld discusses the war, Ted Koppel reflects on his 42-year career at ABC and a roundtable with Time's Joe Klein, Newsweek International's Fareed Zakaria and ABC's Martha Raddatz and George Will (Channel 7 at 9 a.m.).

Sunday Morning devotes the entire program to food and drink, with a segment on the life of a food critic (Channel 9 at 9 a.m.).

Religion & Ethics Newsweekly reports on a new composition by a New Orleans trumpeter that incorporates three major movements within the jazz funeral procession (Channel 32 at 9 a.m.).

The Chris Matthews Show examines the possibility of withdrawing U.S. troops from Iraq, and asks if powerful women have a tough time finding husbands; with Maureen Dowd and David Brooks of the New York Times, Newsweek's Howard Fineman and the Orlando Sentinel's Kathleen Parker (Channel 4 at 10 a.m.).

Inside Washington. Topics are the White House counteroffensive on its Iraq policy, the Bob Woodward revelation and Judge Samuel Alito's record on abortion, race and gender (Channel 7 at 10 a.m.).

Think Tank. With the Cato Institute's Ronald Bailey, author of "Liberation Biology: The Scientific and Moral Case for the Biotech Revolution" (Channel 26 at 10 a.m.).

Reliable Sources interviews Washington Post Executive Editor Len Downie on the Woodward revelation in the CIA leak case, plus a discussion of Judy Miller's resignation with Maureen Dowd, and more talk of the Valerie Plame case with U.S. News & World Report's David Gergen, journalism professor Geneva Overholser and the New Republic's Michelle Cottle (CNN at 10 a.m.).

Meet the Press interviews Rep. John Murtha (D-Pa.) on his call for the withdrawal of U.S. troops from Iraq; plus a discussion on preparations for a potential bird flu pandemic with Anthony Fauci of the National Institutes of Health, Julie Gerberding of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Health and Human Services Secretary Michael Leavitt and Michael Ryan of the World Health Organization (Channel 4, 10:30 a.m.).

Capital Sunday. The Washington Post's Jim VandeHei and former special counsel Scott Frederickson assess the CIA leak investigation, author Richard Miniter talks about the terror attacks abroad and Sen. Barbara Boxer (D-Calif.) assesses Iraq and torture allegations (Channel 7, 10:30 a.m.).

Face the Nation. Topic is the Iraq war; with Defense Secretary Donald Rumsfeld, Sen. Richard Lugar (R-Ind.), Sen. Christopher Dodd (D-Conn.) and Elisabeth Bumiller of the New York Times (Channel 9, 10:30 a.m.).

Late Edition With Wolf Blitzer interviews Rumsfeld, discusses Iraq with retired Col. Lawrence Wilkerson; and national security with former assistant defense secretary Richard Perle and former senator Bob Kerrey; plus former CIA agents Reuel Gerecht, Melissa Boyle and Michael Scheuer assess the Middle East situation (CNN at 11 a.m.).

John McLaughlin's One on One interviews Veterans Affairs Secretary James Nicholson (Channel 4, 12:30 p.m.; NewsChannel 8 at 9).

Kalb Report. Former New York Times reporter Judith Miller talks about her involvement in the CIA leak case; taped at the National Press Club (Channel 32 at 3).

Q&A. With NAACP President Bruce Gordon (C-SPAN at 8 and 11 p.m.).

Public Broadcasting

Nature documents the efforts of volunteers to save animals left behind in the turmoil caused by Hurricane Katrina (Channel 26 at 7).

Masterpiece Theatre: The Virgin Queen concludes the two-part story of Queen Elizabeth I (Channels 22 and 26 at 9).


60 Minutes reports on efforts to legalize Internet gambling and interviews U2 frontman Bono (Channel 9 at 7).

Cable Specials

Earth to America! A comedy concert designed to raise awareness of issues concerning the environment features Cedric "The Entertainer," Larry David, Will Ferrell, Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Bill Maher, Steve Martin, Wanda Sykes and Robin Williams; taped Thursday in Las Vegas (TBS at 8).

Little Ice Age, Big Chill explores Earth's sensitivity to climate change and mankind's ability -- and inability -- to adapt (The History Channel at 8).

Prime-Time Movies

The Poseidon Adventure (2005) (Channel 4 at 8) is previewed by Tom Shales on Page C1.

Snow Wonder (2005). Mary Tyler Moore, Camryn Manheim, Jennifer Esposito and Jason Priestley star in this adaptation of the short story by Connie Willis about a Christmas Eve snowstorm that affects the lives of people all over the country (Channel 9 at 9).


The Simpsons. Homer is in the running when the town forces a recall election on Mayor "Diamond Joe" Quimby (Channel 5 at 8).

Extreme Makeover: Home Edition. The Boston Red Sox become involved with building a home for a boy with a life-threatening disease (Channel 7 at 8).

Cold Case. The 1972 case involving the shooting of a Vietnam POW is reopened (Channel 9 at 8).

The War at Home. Dave and Vicky ban alcohol from the house after catching daughter Hillary drunk as a skunk (Channel 5, 8:30).

Family Guy. When Stewie steps up his efforts to kill Lois, she orders Peter to spend more time with the infant (Channel 5 at 9).

Desperate Housewives. While a dangerous stranger is on the loose, Susan learns shocking news about Dad and Bree's "engagement" to George hits a snag (Channel 7 at 9).

American Dad. Stan and daughter Hayley are unsuccessful in their attempt to bond (Channel 5, 9:30).

Grey's Anatomy. Izzie plans a big Thanksgiving dinner and George reluctantly goes on a turkey-hunting trip (Channel 7 at 10).

Comedian Bill Maher appears in the TBS comedy show "Earth to America!"