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If NFL had its way, Deshaun Watson's return would be on hold

Dec. 02, 2022 20:57 PM EST

If the NFL had its way, Deshaun Watson wouldn’t be playing this week or anytime this year. The league wanted to suspend Watson for at least one season over sexual misconduct allegations but settled for 11 games after an independent arbiter initially gave him a six-game ban. ...

Raiders running back Josh Jacobs questionable for Chargers

Dec. 02, 2022 19:59 PM EST

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Las Vegas Raiders running back Josh Jacobs is questionable with a calf injury for Sunday's home game against the Los Angeles Chargers. Jacobs was listed on the NFL's injury report Friday, and linebacker Denzel Perryman (wrist) and defensive tackle Andrew Billings...

Chargers will miss 3 starters on offense versus Raiders

Dec. 02, 2022 19:25 PM EST

COSTA MESA, Calif. (AP) — The Los Angeles Chargers will be without three starters on offense for Sunday's AFC West matchup against the Las Vegas Raiders. Center Corey Linsley, right tackle Trey Pipkins and wide receiver Mike Williams were ruled out on Friday after not practicing...

Bills looking to extend success against AFC East opponents

Dec. 02, 2022 18:42 PM EST

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — The Buffalo Bills finally have a win over a divisional opponent -- and it couldn’t come at a better time. Buffalo’s 24-10 victory over New England on Thursday kicked off a critical December stretch for the Bills. After going 0-2 in the division to...

Ravens try to rebound from loss against struggling Broncos

Dec. 02, 2022 18:06 PM EST

DENVER (3-8) at BALTIMORE (7-4) Sunday, 1 p.m. EST, FOX FANDUEL SPORTSBOOK NFL LINE: Ravens by 8 1/2. AGAINST THE SPREAD: Denver 3-8, Baltimore 5-6. SERIES RECORD: Ravens lead 9-6. LAST MEETING: Ravens beat Broncos 23-7 at...

Rodgers, Packers try to show they still own struggling Bears

Dec. 02, 2022 16:35 PM EST

GREEN BAY (4-8) at CHICAGO (3-9) Sunday, 1 p.m. EST, Fox FANDUEL SPORTSBOOK NFL LINE: Packers by 2 1/2 AGAINST THE SPREAD: Packers 4-8; Bears 4-7-1 SERIES RECORD: Packers lead 104-95-6 LAST MEETING: Packers beat Bears 27-10...

Steelers RB Najee Harris expects to play against Falcons

Dec. 02, 2022 16:31 PM EST

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Pittsburgh running back Najee Harris expects to play Sunday when the Steelers travel to Atlanta. Harris practiced Friday for the first time since injuring his abdomen late in the first half of a 24-17 victory over Indianapolis on Monday night. Harris said he...

Bears' Fields fully practices, appears set to start Sunday

Dec. 02, 2022 16:23 PM EST

LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) — Chicago Bears quarterback Justin Fields appears ready to start Sunday against the rival Green Bay Packers after missing a game because of an injury to his non-throwing shoulder. Fields was a full participant in practice Friday for the second straight day...

Vikings can clinch division with win vs. Jets and some help

Dec. 02, 2022 16:09 PM EST

NEW YORK JETS (7-4) at MINNESOTA (9-2) Sunday, 1 p.m. EST, CBS FANDUEL SPORTSBOOK NFL LINE: Vikings by 3 AGAINST THE SPREAD: Jets 7-4; Vikings 5-5-1 SERIES RECORD: Jets lead 8-3 LAST MEETING: Vikings beat Jets 37-17 on Oct....

RB Carter doubtful for Jets vs Vikings; DT Rankins returns

Dec. 02, 2022 15:52 PM EST

FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) — The New York Jets are unlikely to have top running back Michael Carter against the Minnesota Vikings on Sunday. Carter was listed Friday as doubtful for the game after not practicing all week because of a sprained lower left ankle suffered during the Jets'...