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Smith's late miscue leads to Seahawks' loss against Steelers

Oct. 18, 2021 02:12 AM EDT

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Seattle Seahawks’ quarterback Geno Smith saw an opening in the offensive line and took off down the middle of the field. Unfortunately for Smith, he didn’t see Pittsburgh Steelers’ outside linebacker T.J. Watt. Watt...

Seahawks LB Darrell Taylor leaves on stretcher with injury

Oct. 18, 2021 01:47 AM EDT

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Seattle linebacker Darrell Taylor left the Seahawks’ game Sunday night against Pittsburgh late in the fourth quarter on a stretcher with an unspecified injury, and coach Pete Carroll said preliminary CT scans were clear. Taylor fell to the ground...

Watt forces fumble in overtime, Steelers edge Seahawks 23-20

Oct. 18, 2021 01:40 AM EDT

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Pittsburgh Steelers coach Mike Tomlin insists there is nothing “mystical” to the way outside linebacker T.J. Watt goes about his business. The perennial All-Pro is talented. He's focused. He's relentless. And as of last month, he's also one of the...

Seattle's Darrell Taylor taken to hospital after scary hit

Oct. 18, 2021 00:40 AM EDT

Seahawks linebacker Darrell Taylor had movement in all of his extremities after leaving Seattle's game Sunday night against Pittsburgh late in the fourth quarter on a stretcher with an unspecified injury. Taylor fell to the ground after a collision during a 3-yard gain by...

Mayfield, Hunt injured as Browns battered in loss to Cards

Oct. 17, 2021 21:46 PM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — Baker Mayfield slowly walked out of FirstEnergy Stadium with his left arm immobilized by a sling. Cleveland's season might as well be fitted with one. The Browns took a beating in a 37-14 loss on Sunday to the Arizona Cardinals as...

Prescott TD pass lifts Cowboys to 35-29 OT win over Pats

Oct. 17, 2021 21:38 PM EDT

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — Dak Prescott wasn't going to let anything prevent him from enjoying the moment. While his team celebrated around him after he threw 35-yard touchdown pass to CeeDee Lamb in overtime to beat the New Patriots 35-29 Sunday, the Cowboys quarterback...

Raiders begin post-Jon Gruden era with 34-24 win at Denver

Oct. 17, 2021 21:30 PM EDT

DENVER (AP) — Jon Gruden's red-faced resignation didn't unravel the Las Vegas Raiders. It galvanized them. “It for sure brought us closer,” Derek Carr said after the Raiders' 34-24 thrashing of the bewildered Denver Broncos on Sunday. “We...

Murray throws 4 TD passes, unbeaten Cardinals batter Browns

Oct. 17, 2021 20:45 PM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — As loud music blasted inside Arizona's locker room, players danced and could be heard shouting “undefeated” while coach Kliff Kingsbury smiled at the wild scene via a FaceTime call from home. The Cardinals survived — undaunted and perfect. ...

Ex-grad assistant Noland set to start at QB for Gamecocks

Oct. 17, 2021 19:55 PM EDT

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Former graduate assistant coach Zeb Noland is set to start at quarterback for South Carolina against No. 17 Texas A&M on Saturday. Gamecocks coach Shane Beamer said Sunday night starter Luke Doty re-injured his foot in a 21-20 victory over...

The Latest: Pats-Cowboys becomes NFL's 10th OT game

Oct. 17, 2021 19:46 PM EDT

The Latest on Week 6 in the NFL (all times EDT): 7:40 p.m. For the fourth time this season there have been two overtimes in a week. The Cowboys and Patriots headed to OT tied at 29 after Minnesota beat Carolina 34-28 in extra time...