Liverpool new-boy Daniel Sturridge made an immediate impact to leave Mansfield manager Paul Cox mulling over his honeymoon options after failing to pull off an FA Cup giant-killing.
You can follow this afternoon's FA Cup Third Round clash between Mansfield and Liverpool live on ITV Sport.
Luciano Becchio was Leeds' saviour once more as his second-half goal against Birmingham kept them in the FA Cup.
Alex McLeish is still waiting for his first win as Nottingham Forest boss after his 10-man side bowed out of the FA Cup against League One opposition.
Kieron Dyer rescued QPR's FA Cup hopes with an injury-time equaliser to earn a third round replay against West Brom.
Teenager Mason Bennett netted his first career goal as Derby brushed aside Tranmere to advance into the fourth round of the FA Cup.
Luton recorded an FA Cup giantkilling to extend Wolves' misery and pile the pressure on under-fire boss Stale Solbakken, whose position must now be under serious threat.
First-half goals from Chris Wood and Ritchie De Laet saw Leicester ease through to the fourth round of the FA Cup with a comfortable 2-0 victory over Burton.
Coventry were unable to pull off a repeat of their historic 1987 FA Cup final win as Tottenham crushed the Sky Blues with an easy win at White Hart Lane.
Michael Owen endured a frustrating return to action as Stoke were held by Crystal Palace in the FA Cup third round.