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ATLANTA | Falcons K Bryant (hamstring) likely to miss next game

ATLANTA  — Falcons kicker Matt Bryant is expected to miss the next game against the New York Giants after straining his right hamstring making a 57-yard field goal that helped Atlanta snap a three-game losing streak. Coach Dan Quinn said Monday the Falcons are going to bring in another kicker this week to fill in … Continue reading ATLANTA | Falcons K Bryant (hamstring) likely to miss next game

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. | Wentz throws 3 TD passes, Eagles look Super vs. Giants

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. — All the Philadelphia Eagles needed to get over their Super Bowl hangover was a little more urgency, some big plays — and a timely game against the New York Giants. Carson Wentz threw a season-high three touchdown passes and the Eagles got an early lift from their defense and special teams … Continue reading EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. | Wentz throws 3 TD passes, Eagles look Super vs. Giants

AP Top 25 Heat Check: Too much SEC? 8 is more than enough

The college football fans who are convinced there is bias for the Southeastern Conference in The Associated Press college football poll have a lot to complain about this week. The SEC placed a season-high eight teams in the Top 25 released Sunday, including the only three ranked teams that have lost twice. Maybe the haters … Continue reading AP Top 25 Heat Check: Too much SEC? 8 is more than enough

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. | Crowell, big-play Jets romp past Broncos 34-16

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J.  — Isaiah Crowell ran all over the Denver Broncos’ suddenly leaky defense — and kept his touchdown celebration low-key this time around. The New York running back ran for a franchise-record 219 yards, including a 77-yard touchdown , and Sam Darnold threw two TD passes to Robby Anderson, including a 76-yarder, to … Continue reading EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. | Crowell, big-play Jets romp past Broncos 34-16

PITTSBURGH | Flacco throws 2 TD passes, Ravens trip up Steelers 26-14

PITTSBURGH — Eric Weddle walked into the interview room in full uniform. Then the Baltimore Ravens well-bearded safety did a little dance and made a proclamation. “I told you,” Weddle said. “These ain’t the same Ravens.” After two years and two painful near misses, he might be right. Baltimore can win in Pittsburgh again, fueling … Continue reading PITTSBURGH | Flacco throws 2 TD passes, Ravens trip up Steelers 26-14

The Latest: Ravens lead Steelers 17-14 after 3 quarters

The Latest on Week 4 in the NFL (all times EDT): 10:45 p.m. The Baltimore Ravens are 15 minutes away from ending a three-game losing streak to the Pittsburgh Steelers. The Ravens lead 17-14 through three quarters at Heinz Field. Justin Tucker pushed Baltimore in front with a 47-yard field goal. The Steelers have been … Continue reading The Latest: Ravens lead Steelers 17-14 after 3 quarters

CLEVELAND | Browns don’t lose, tie Steelers 21-21 in sloppy game

CLEVELAND — Well, the Browns didn’t lose. Cleveland ended its 17-game losing streak on Sunday with a 21-21 tie against the Pittsburgh Steelers, but the Browns missed a chance at their first victory since 2016 when kicker Zane Gonzalez’s 43-yard field-goal attempt with 9 seconds left in OT was blocked by T.J. Watt. The Steelers, … Continue reading CLEVELAND | Browns don’t lose, tie Steelers 21-21 in sloppy game