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ARLINGTON, Texas | Prescott’s 3rd TD to Cooper lifts Cowboys over Eagles in OT

ARLINGTON, Texas — Dak Prescott threw his third touchdown pass to Amari Cooper on the first possession of overtime, and the Dallas Cowboys took a big step toward the NFC East title with a 29-23 victory over the Philadelphia Eagles on Sunday. On third down, Rasul Douglas tipped the pass into the air, and Cooper … Continue reading ARLINGTON, Texas | Prescott’s 3rd TD to Cooper lifts Cowboys over Eagles in OT

The Latest: Dobbs in for Roethlisberger (rib) as Steelers QB

The Latest from Week 14 of the NFL season (all times EST): 6:15 p.m. Pittsburgh is playing the second half at Oakland with Joshua Dobbs at quarterback in place of Ben Roethlisberger, who’s been announced as questionable to return to the game because of a rib injury. Roethlisberger went to the locker room a few … Continue reading The Latest: Dobbs in for Roethlisberger (rib) as Steelers QB

HOUSTON | Texans get 9th straight win, 29-13, win over Browns

HOUSTON — Deshaun Watson threw a touchdown pass and the Houston Texans intercepted rookie Baker Mayfield three times, returning one for a score, to extend their franchise-record winning streak to nine games with a 29-13 victory over the Cleveland Browns on Sunday. The Texans (9-3), who opened the season 0-3, haven’t lost since Sept. 23 … Continue reading HOUSTON | Texans get 9th straight win, 29-13, win over Browns

The Latest: Teams start TD run early; 6 scored on 1st drive

The Latest on Week 10 in the NFL (all times EST): 1:25 p.m. Six teams reached the end zone on the opening possession of their games Sunday to get Week 10 off to a high-scoring start. Kansas City, which lost the coin toss for the first time all season, went 75 yards in 56 seconds. … Continue reading The Latest: Teams start TD run early; 6 scored on 1st drive

BOSTON | No. 2 Clemson knocks out No. 17 BC 27-7 to win division

BOSTON — Trevor Lawrence threw a touchdown pass and ran for a score and No. 2 Clemson knocked Boston College quarterback Anthony Brown out of the game early on the way to routing the 17th-ranked Eagles 27-7 on Saturday night. The battle for first-place in the ACC Atlantic Division was not much of a fight. … Continue reading BOSTON | No. 2 Clemson knocks out No. 17 BC 27-7 to win division

The Latest: Brees sets NFL record for career completions

The Latest on the third Sunday of the NFL regular season (all times EDT): 2:25 p.m. Drew Brees set the NFL record for career completions with his 17-yarder to Michael Thomas in the second quarter against Atlanta. The completion was the 6,301st of Brees’ career, surpassing the 6,300 thrown by Hall of Famer Brett Favre. … Continue reading The Latest: Brees sets NFL record for career completions

The Latest: Giants cornerback Eli Apple out with groin issue

The Latest on the second Sunday of the NFL regular season (all times EDT): 10:15 p.m. New York Giants cornerback Eli Apple won’t return to an NFC East showdown against the Dallas Cowboys because of a groin injury. The injury was announced in the third quarter with the Cowboys leading the Giants 13-0. The Cowboys … Continue reading The Latest: Giants cornerback Eli Apple out with groin issue