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Snell runs for go-ahead TD, Steelers hold off Colts 24-17

Nov. 29, 2022 00:26 AM EST

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Benny Snell Jr. kept waiting for his first carry of the season. When he finally got the chance, in Week 12 during prime time, Snell showed everyone what he could do. He ran for 62 yards, scored the go-ahead touchdown with 9:55 left and then...

Steelers RB Harris departs with abdominal injury vs. Colts

Nov. 28, 2022 22:16 PM EST

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Pittsburgh Steelers running back Najee Harris was ruled out of the second half of Monday night’s game at Indianapolis with an abdominal injury. Harris appeared to get hurt early in the game but continued to play and scored the game’s first touchdown on a...

Raiders show signs of life after consecutive road victories

Nov. 28, 2022 20:27 PM EST

HENDERSON, Nev. (AP) — The Las Vegas Raiders looked like they were falling apart two weeks ago. They had just lost at home to the Indianapolis Colts and a coach who was hired out of ESPN's studios. Quarterback Derek Carr became emotional in the postgame news conference, saying not...

Vikings rookie CB Andrew Booth Jr. has knee surgery

Nov. 28, 2022 19:57 PM EST

EAGAN, Minn. (AP) — Rookie Minnesota Vikings cornerback Andrew Booth Jr. had knee surgery to repair meniscus damage and will be sidelined indefinitely, coach Kevin O'Connell announced on Monday. Booth was held out of Minnesota's win over New England last week because of his injury....

Early deficits, lots of throws add up to wins for Chargers

Nov. 28, 2022 19:33 PM EST

Most teams lose when attempting 40 or more passes in a game that doesn't go to overtime. And teams that face double-digit deficits in the first half don't usually overcome them. Then there are Justin Herbert and the Los Angeles Chargers. The Chargers rallied from a...

Seahawks looking for rebound from untimely losing streak

Nov. 28, 2022 19:31 PM EST

RENTON, Wash. (AP) — It was a feel-good story for a while surrounding the Seattle Seahawks. But then came expectations as that story got better and a team most believed would struggle to win five games suddenly surged to the top of the NFC West. Now, the next stage...

49ers defense playing at Super Bowl level

Nov. 28, 2022 19:22 PM EST

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — When San Francisco turned an opening-drive takeaway into a field goal, the 49ers' confident defense believed that would be enough scoring for a win. "When you see the offense go out there and score points on the first drive, that’s immediately what we...

Aaron Donald's sprained ankle is Rams' next crushing injury

Nov. 28, 2022 19:13 PM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Even Aaron Donald is not immune to the injury bug that has consumed the Los Angeles Rams' season. The seven-time All-Pro defensive tackle sprained his ankle Sunday in Los Angeles' fifth consecutive loss, coach Sean McVay said Monday. The Rams believe the injury...

Add sideline spat to Russell Wilson's lost season in Denver

Nov. 28, 2022 19:06 PM EST

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — Whether or not there's a fissure in the Denver Broncos' locker room, there certainly is frustration. Russell Wilson and Mike Purcell were quick to dismiss their sideline spat Sunday as an emotional exchange between competitive personalities. ...

Allen wants Saints focused more on execution than standings

Nov. 28, 2022 19:06 PM EST

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — As difficult as Dennis Allen's first year as the Saints' coach has been, New Orleans could climb right back into the NFC South race by winning its next game. Just don't expect Allen to be touting that fact this week. While technically accurate,...