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Seattle Seahawks' Bryan Mone (92) cheers on DK Metcalf (14) after Metcalf pulled in a long pass near the end of the second half of an NFL football game against the Minnesota Vikings, Sunday, Oct. 11, 2020, in Seattle. The Seahawks won 27-26. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)

Seahawks keep top spot in AP Pro32; Steelers, Titans move up

Oct. 20, 2020 4:14 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — As the NFC's only 5-0 team, the Seattle Seahawks had a quiet week on a bye. However, the Seahawks didn't lose any ground and maintained the top spot in the latest AP Pro32 poll. The Seahawks received nine of 12 first-place votes for 377 points in balloting Tuesday by media members who...

Kansas City Chiefs safety Juan Thornhill (22) breaks up a pass to Buffalo Bills' John Brown (15) during the first half of an NFL football game, Monday, Oct. 19, 2020, in Orchard Park, N.Y. (AP Photo/Jeffrey T. Barnes)

McDermott focused on fixing Bills after 2 straight losses

Oct. 20, 2020 4:03 PM EDT

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — Sean McDermott didn’t mind being reminded of how the Buffalo Bills still lead the AFC East despite consecutive losses to Kansas City and Tennessee. The Bills coach, however, understands there’s plenty that needs to be addressed if the team is going to maintain that...

Kansas City Chiefs running back Clyde Edwards-Helaire, right, runs the ball during the first half of an NFL football game against the Buffalo Bills, Monday, Oct. 19, 2020, in Orchard Park, N.Y. (AP Photo/Jeffrey T. Barnes)

Chiefs grind out win over Bills before Bell's arrival

Oct. 20, 2020 1:17 PM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Kansas City Chiefs had one of their worst rushing performances in years against the Raiders, signed running back Le'Veon Bell midweek to help them out, then managed to put up some of the best rushing numbers ever for an Andy Reid-coached team before the two-time All-Pro stepped...

Kansas City Chiefs running back Clyde Edwards-Helaire, right, runs the ball during the first half of an NFL football game against the Buffalo Bills, Monday, Oct. 19, 2020, in Orchard Park, N.Y. (AP Photo/Jeffrey T. Barnes)

Chiefs, Edwards-Helaire run away with 26-17 win over Bills

Oct. 20, 2020 3:06 AM EDT

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — Patrick Mahomes didn’t mind taking a back seat to rookie Clyde Edwards-Helaire and the Kansas City Chiefs' running attack. With the Buffalo Bills working hard to limit deep throws by the strong-armed Mahomes, he gladly kept handing off the ball, and Kansas City beat Buffalo...

Kansas City Chiefs' Juan Thornhill, right, breaks up a pass intended for Buffalo Bills' Stefon Diggs during the first half of an NFL football game, Monday, Oct. 19, 2020, in Orchard Park, N.Y. (AP Photo/Adrian Kraus)

Bills fall flat again against AFC's elite, still lead East

Oct. 19, 2020 11:18 PM EDT

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — Coach Sean McDermott and the Buffalo Bills had an opportunity to measure themselves against the AFC's elite over the span of a week. They fell well short of prime-time aspirations. The teams that played in last year's AFC championship game had an easy time against the Bills, who...

Denver Broncos linebacker Anthony Chickillo, left, sacks New England Patriots quarterback Cam Newton in the first half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Oct. 18, 2020, in Foxborough, Mass. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa)

Vic Fangio has turned the Denver Broncos loose on the blitz

Oct. 19, 2020 4:29 PM EDT

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — Vic Fangio isn’t known as a blitzing kind of guy, although he insists he was once the “leading blitzkrieger in the NFL.” “I’ve been calling defenses now for 20-something years, but the last few years with the defenses that I had in San Francisco...

Bills welcome back White, Brown for game against Chiefs

Oct. 19, 2020 3:55 PM EDT

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — The Buffalo Bills welcomed back starting cornerback Tre’Davious White for their game against the Kansas City Chiefs on Monday night. White is active after a back injury kept him out of a 42-16 loss at Tennessee on Tuesday. Starting receiver John Brown is also active after...

FILE - In this March 11, 2020, file photo, San Jose Sharks' Joe Thornton (19) moves the puck as Chicago Blackhawks' Brandon Saad (20) defends during the first period of an NHL hockey game in Chicago. The Toronto Maple Leafs signed 41-year-old forward Thornton to a one-year, $700,000 contract Friday, Oct. 16, 2020. (AP Photo/Paul Beaty, File)

Joe Thornton points to talk with Joe Montana in Toronto move

Oct. 18, 2020 11:02 PM EDT

TORONTO (AP) — Joe Thornton had plenty of conversations about the next, and perhaps final, stop in his NHL career. The 41-year-old forward picked the brains of former teammates Patrick Marleau and Joe Pavelski, asking them both to look back and analyze their moves away from the San Jose Sharks. One phone...

FILE - In this Sept. 13, 2020 file photo, Buffalo Bills head coach Sean McDermott pulls his mask down to give instructions on the sidelines during the second half of an NFL football game against the New York Jets in Orchard Park, N.Y. McDermott pays credit to experiences and advice he gained working under Kansas City coach Andy Reid, while the two were in Philadelphia, including getting fired by Reid in 2010, which McDermott says was the best thing to happen to his career.  (AP Photo/Jeffrey T. Barnes, File)

McDermott credits Reid's influence as Bills host Chiefs

Oct. 18, 2020 12:16 PM EDT

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — Sean McDermott’s professional coaching world came crashing down around him upon being fired by Andy Reid in Philadelphia following the 2010 season. Already having difficulty coming to grips with being dismissed from his hometown dream job, and by his mentor, no less,...

File-This Oct. 6, 2019, file photo shows New York Jets' Le'Veon Bell, right, rushing past Philadelphia Eagles' Rodney McLeod during the first half of an NFL football game in Philadelphia. The New York Jets have surprisingly released Bell, ending a disappointing tenure after less than two full seasons. The team issued a statement from general manager Joe Douglas on Tuesday, Oct. 13, 2020, in which he says the Jets made the move after having several conversations with Bell and his agent during the last few days and exploring trade options. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke, File)

Chiefs' locker room mum on Bell's arrival - well, almost

Oct. 16, 2020 2:29 PM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The only member of the Kansas City Chiefs that was available and willing to discuss Le’Veon Bell, arguably the biggest free-agent signing since the offseason, happened to be the defensive coordinator who won't have anything to do with him. Steve Spagnuolo is happy for that,...