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Alabama linebackers Christopher Allen (4) and Jaylen Moody (42) stop Auburn running back Mark-Antony Richards (28) during an NCAA college football game Saturday, Nov. 28, 2020, in Tuscaloosa, Ala. (Mickey Welsh/The Montgomery Advertiser via AP)

Takeaways: In abnormal season, business as usual for Tide

Nov. 28, 2020 11:34 PM EST

Amid all the uncertainty, disruptions, consternation and anxiety of the 2020 college football season, No. 1 Alabama's excellence has been business as usual. In yet another rout, the Crimson Tide took all the drama out of Saturday's Iron Bowl: Alabama 42, No. 22 Auburn 13. Mac Jones threw five touchdown passes,...

Bills place receiver Brown on IR; to miss at least 3 games

Nov. 28, 2020 7:01 PM EST

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — Buffalo Bills receiver John Brown will miss at least three games with an ankle injury after being placed on injured reserve Saturday. Brown had already been ruled out from playing Sunday, when the AFC East-leading Bills (7-3) come out of their bye week off to host the Los Angeles...

Buffalo's Patterson ties FBS record with 8 rushing TDs

Nov. 28, 2020 6:25 PM EST

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Jaret Patterson ran for eight touchdowns to tie an FBS record and became the fourth major-college football player to have a 400-yard rushing game as Buffalo beat Kent State 70-41 on Saturday. Patterson was wearing the No. 41 jersey instead of his usual 26, an honor in the Buffalo...

Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes (15) warms up before an NFL football game against the Las Vegas Raiders, Sunday, Nov. 22, 2020, in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/David Becker)

Mahomes vs. Brady spices up Thanksgiving holiday week

Nov. 28, 2020 10:59 AM EST

Andy Reid knows quarterbacks. So does Jon Gruden. And Sean Payton. For years, these elite NFL coaches have praised the performances of Tom Brady, Mr. Six Rings. And they do the same now with Patrick Mahomes, the NFL's biggest playmaker. On Sunday, in a matchup that fits prime time but wasn't one CBS was about to...

FILE - In this Nov. 1, 2020, file photo, Buffalo Bills quarterback Josh Allen (17) throws a pass during the first half of an NFL football game against the New England Patriots in Orchard Park, N.Y. Allen and the AFC East-leading Bills prepare to host the rookie Justin Herbert-led Chargers on Sunday in a showdown of the NFL’s two leaders in yards passing.  (AP Photo/John Munson, File)

Bills' Allen shows growth since last start against Chargers

Nov. 27, 2020 6:22 PM EST

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — As much as he’d like, Josh Allen can’t change the past when the topic of the Bills quarterback’s first career start was mentioned this week. “Obviously, very nervous, and things didn’t turn out so great,” Allen said, when asked to recall...

In this provided by the State of New York, New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo holds up a new Thanksgiving-themed face mask during his daily coronavirus briefing at the Wyandanch-Wheatley Heights Ambulance Corp. Headquarters in Wyandanch, N.Y. After disclosing that he will no longer be celebrating Thanksgiving with his 89-year-old mother in-person, Cuomo asked New Yorkers to abandon plans for in-person Thanksgiving festivities. (Kevin P. Coughlin/State of New York via AP)

Cuomo: COVID-19 cases, deaths rising in western New York

Nov. 27, 2020 6:22 PM EST

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Coronavirus cases continued climbing Friday in New York and hospitalizations rose even as the state recorded a record high in testing for COVID-19. Western New York's positivity rate spiked to a seven-day average of 6.28%, outpacing other parts of the state, according to figures...

Chargers activate CB Harris Jr., DE Ingram back on IR

Nov. 27, 2020 5:27 PM EST

COSTA MESA, Calif. (AP) — The Los Angeles Chargers made a couple of defensive moves on Friday as they finished preparations for Sunday's game at Buffalo. Cornerback Chris Harris Jr. has been activated from injured reserve after missing the past seven games due to a foot injury. Harris' addition will come...

This still image provided by WKBW.COM shows firefighters trying to open a minivan door after it crashed into a monument in Buffalo, N.Y., on Thursday, Nov. 26, 2020.  Police on Friday were investigating what led a speeding minivan to crash into a monument in front of Buffalo City Hall, killing a passenger and seriously injuring the driver on Thanksgiving.  (WKBW.COM via AP)

Deadly crash into Buffalo monument under investigation

Nov. 27, 2020 4:16 PM EST

BUFFALO, N.Y., (AP) — Police on Friday were investigating what led a speeding minivan to crash into a monument in front of Buffalo City Hall, killing a passenger and seriously injuring the driver on Thanksgiving. Police identified the woman who died as 34-year-old Angel Marie Cobb of Buffalo. The...

Bills vs Chargers features matchup of NFL's top two passers

Nov. 27, 2020 11:54 AM EST

LOS ANGELES CHARGERS (3-7) at BUFFALO (7-3) Sunday, 1 p.m. ET, CBS OPENING LINE - Bills by 6 RECORD VS. SPREAD - Chargers 5-5; Bills 5-5 SERIES RECORD - Chargers lead 25-12-2 LAST MEETING - Chargers beat Bills, 31-20 on Sept. 16, 2018 at Orchard Park, New York LAST WEEK - Chargers beat Jets 34-28; Bills had bye,...

Bills lose OL Ford to season-ending injury; Brown sidelined

Nov. 27, 2020 10:34 AM EST

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — Buffalo Bills starting left guard Cody Ford will miss the remainder of the season with a knee injury, while receiver John Brown has been ruled out from playing against the Los Angeles Chargers on Sunday. Coach Sean McDermott on Friday said Ford was hurt in practice this week after...