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Seahawks hope Lockett will be ready for Sunday vs. Philly

Nov. 18, 2019 8:58 PM EST

RENTON, Wash. (AP) — Seattle Seahawks coach Pete Carroll believes wide receiver Tyler Lockett has a chance to play this week despite spending two nights in a Bay Area hospital with a leg injury following Seattle’s win over San Francisco a week ago. The Seahawks returned to practice on Monday...

49ers prepare for 3-game gauntlet against 1st-place teams

Nov. 18, 2019 8:16 PM EST

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — A dramatic comeback against Arizona has assured the San Francisco 49ers of their first winning season in six years. The next three games will go a long way to determining whether the 49ers are a legitimate Super Bowl contender or merely a pleasant surprise. San Francisco has...

Arizona regroups during off week after 4 straight losses

Nov. 18, 2019 5:33 PM EST

TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) — The Arizona Cardinals enter their off week with plenty of problems to fix, particularly on defense, that have contributed to the team’s current four-game skid. The solution might not come with a brilliant new strategy. It might be between the ears. In some ways, the first 11...

Mismatch proves decisive in latest Cardinals loss

Nov. 17, 2019 9:47 PM EST

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — With the game on the line, Chandler Jones dropped into coverage instead of doing what he does best and rushing the quarterback. Jones was unable to keep up with the faster and shiftier Jeff Wilson Jr. and gave up a go-ahead 25-yard touchdown pass with 31 seconds remaining,...

49ers rally past Cardinals 36-26 on 4 TD passes by Garoppolo

Nov. 17, 2019 9:11 PM EST

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — Jimmy Garoppolo felt the rush coming, lofted up a pass to Jeff Wilson Jr. and then let the crowd tell him everything else. After a sometimes trying day that featured a big early deficit, two interceptions deep in Arizona territory and some big plays from Kyler Murray, Garoppolo...

Mexico’s Azteca hopes to shine after last year’s NFL debacle

Nov. 17, 2019 5:39 PM EST

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexico City’s Azteca Stadium is looking to put its best face forward Monday night when it hosts a regular-season matchup between the Kansas City Chiefs and the Los Angeles Chargers, after last season’s NFL game had to be moved to the L.A. Coliseum in a major black eye for...

NFL Notes: Jets' Beachum helps tackle water issues in Newark

Nov. 15, 2019 1:25 PM EST

FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) — Kelvin Beachum showed up in downtown Newark earlier this week with the greatest gift he could provide. Water. Lots and lots of bottles of it. New Jersey's largest city is dealing with a serious drinking water issue, stemming from the old lead pipes through which it flows into...

Cardinals-49ers Preview Capsule

Nov. 14, 2019 6:58 PM EST

ARIZONA (3-6-1) at SAN FRANCISCO (8-1) Sunday, 4:05 p.m. ET, Fox OPENING LINE — 49ers by 13½ RECORD VS. SPREAD — Arizona 7-3, San Francisco 5-4 SERIES RECORD — 49ers lead 30-26 LAST MEETING — 49ers beat Cardinals 28-25, Oct. 31 LAST WEEK — Cardinals lost at Buccaneers...

49ers seek to bounce back from 1st loss when hosting Cards

Nov. 14, 2019 6:58 PM EST

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — After nothing but success the first eight games of the season, the San Francisco 49ers now are learning to deal with failure. The Niners' perfect season was derailed last week with an overtime loss to the Seattle Seahawks when San Francisco was unable to overcome a litany of...

Bears-Rams Preview Capsule

Nov. 14, 2019 11:59 AM EST

CHICAGO (4-5) at LOS ANGELES RAMS (5-4) Sunday, 8:20 p.m. ET, NBC OPENING LINE — Rams by 8½ RECORD VS. SPREAD — Chicago 3-6-0, Los Angeles Rams 6-3-0 SERIES RECORD — Bears lead 54-36-3 LAST MEETING — Bears beat Rams, 15-6, December 9, 2018 LAST WEEK — Bears beat Lions...