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5 players are unanimous choices for AP's NFL All-Pro Team

Jan. 14, 2022 12:45 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Five players, including dynamic pass catchers Cooper Kupp and Davante Adams, are unanimous choices for The Associated Press 2021 NFL All-Pro Team. Joining the Rams' Kupp and the Packers' Adams in receiving votes Friday from all 50 members of a nationwide panel of...

Injury-plagued Ravens couldn't hold on after strong start

Jan. 10, 2022 17:49 PM EST

BALTIMORE (AP) — Lamar Jackson described his ankle problem as day to day, even though there are no more games for the Baltimore Ravens to prepare for. At least the weekly injury reports can stop now. From start to finish this season, the Ravens practiced and played...

Roethlisberger, Steelers in playoffs after OT win

Jan. 10, 2022 00:58 AM EST

BALTIMORE (AP) — Calm as can be on what could have been his final pass, Ben Roethlisberger was right on target, finding Ray-Ray McCloud over the middle on fourth down to set up Pittsburgh for the winning field goal in overtime. “He's the same when everybody else gets funny,”...

Analysis: Fun, flops, frustrations of offbeat NFL season

Jan. 07, 2022 10:57 AM EST

The Associated Press will hand out its individual NFL awards on Feb. 10 at NFL Honors in Los Angeles. Until then, here are some off-the-beaten track honors to consider. BEST GAME: Week 8, Packers 24, Cardinals 21. Overcoming injuries, COVID-19 issues and the absence...

McManus grateful for AFC honor but isn't sure he deserves it

Dec. 15, 2021 19:56 PM EST

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — Brandon McManus is thankful but doubts he deserves his AFC special teams player of the week award for making all five of his extra points and a 52-yard field goal in the Denver Broncos' blowout of the Detroit Lions. “I think it's a skewed award at times,"...

Ravens' star QB Jackson sprains ankle in loss to Browns

Dec. 12, 2021 19:22 PM EST

CLEVELAND (AP) — Lamar Jackson's right ankle is even less sturdy, and so is Baltimore's hold on the bunched-up AFC North. The Ravens' superstar quarterback suffered a sprain in the first quarter and didn't return Sunday as the first-place Ravens lost 24-22 to the Cleveland Browns,...

Garrett backs up words, Browns hang on to beat Ravens 24-22

Dec. 12, 2021 18:19 PM EST

CLEVELAND (AP) — Myles Garrett wasn't going to let this season escape his grasp — or get away from the Browns. Displeased with an overall lack of focus during practice last week, Cleveland's star defensive end spoke up and challenged his teammates, urging them to do more, pushing...

Ravens, Browns meet again with playoff hopes on line

Dec. 10, 2021 16:06 PM EST

BALTIMORE (8-4) at CLEVELAND (6-6) Sunday, 1 p.m. EST, CBS BETTING LINE: Browns by 2 1/2, according to FanDuel Sportsbook. AGAINST THE SPREAD: Baltimore 5-7; Cleveland 5-7. SERIES RECORD: Ravens lead 34-11. LAST MEETING:...

Analysis: Deciding when to gamble a coach's toughest choice

Dec. 06, 2021 03:24 AM EST

John Harbaugh has the best kicker in the NFL, currently and possibly ever. Yet, trailing by one point, he left Justin Tucker on the sideline Sunday night and went for a 2-point conversion in the dying seconds at Pittsburgh. Lamar Jackson didn't quite have enough touch on...

Gamble doesn't pay off for Ravens in loss to Steelers

Dec. 05, 2021 22:49 PM EST

PITTSBURGH (AP) — John Harbaugh went for the win, and it didn't work out for the Baltimore Ravens. Lamar Jackson led Baltimore to a touchdown with 12 seconds to play, but his throw on the 2-point conversion was too far in front of tight end Mark Andrews. That...