Motor City Bowl (5:30 p.m., ESPN): Central Michigan vs. Purdue

Pushing Daisies (7 p.m., Ch. 4): An automotive expert dies in an unusual hit-and-run accident. (R)

NBA (7 p.m., Ch. 14): Mavericks at Jazz

American Masters (8 p.m., Ch. 7): Bob Newhart is profiled. (R)

Dirty Sexy Money (9:02 p.m., Ch. 4): Tripp pressures Patrick to announce his candidacy for the Senate. (R)