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Packers-Niners renew now familiar NFL rivalry on Sunday

Sep. 24, 2021 01:08 AM EDT

If it seems as if the Packers have transferred to the NFC West or the 49ers moved to the NFC North, blame the schedule makers at league headquarters. When Green Bay (1-1) visits San Francisco (2-0) on Sunday, it will be the fourth trip to the Bay Area for the Cheeseheads...

49ers look to avoid home letdown when they host Packers

Sep. 23, 2021 13:38 PM EDT

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — Staying on the road between East Coast games has been a successful formula for the San Francisco 49ers under coach Kyle Shanahan. The problem has been how they played once they got back home. Shanahan and the Niners are looking to change that...

Champion Buccaneers visit aspiring Rams in NFC showdown

Sep. 23, 2021 10:42 AM EDT

TAMPA BAY (2-0) at LOS ANGELES RAMS (2-0) Sunday, 4:25 p.m. EDT, Fox OPENING LINE: Rams by 1, according to FanDuel SportsBook AGAINST THE SPREAD: Tampa Bay 1-1 Los Angeles 1-1. SERIES RECORD: Rams lead 17-9. ...

Rams' Kupp stays grounded in a soaring start with Stafford

Sep. 22, 2021 20:57 PM EDT

THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. (AP) — Cooper Kupp realizes he isn't in charge of how high he sits on the NFL's receiving charts, so he isn't terribly impressed by his lofty perch early this season. When Kupp isn't getting many targets, the Los Angeles Rams receiver focuses on...

Stafford already boosting Rams over adversity, late deficits

Sep. 20, 2021 22:03 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Two games into his new career with the Los Angeles Rams, Matthew Stafford has added another fourth-quarter comeback to his impressive list. And the Rams are already showing a knack for overcoming adversity with Stafford leading the way. ...

Stafford leads Rams to late scores in 27-24 win over Colts

Sep. 19, 2021 18:26 PM EDT

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Los Angeles Rams quarterback Matthew Stafford refused to let a sore right thumb derail his Sunday plans. Carson Wentz's right ankle wasn't nearly as forgiving. Stafford led the Rams on two late scoring drives, Matt Gay made a...

After solid opener, Bengals look to keep going against Bears

Sep. 16, 2021 12:46 PM EDT

LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) — With quarterback Joe Burrow healed, the Cincinnati Bengals came into the season believing they were in position to improve on a dismal 2020. They're off to a good start. The Chicago Bears can't say the same. Burrow and the...

Bengals look to build on opener, Bears try to bounce back

Sep. 16, 2021 12:33 PM EDT

CINCINNATI (1-0) at CHICAGO (0-1) Sunday, 1 p.m. EDT, Fox OPENING LINE: Bears by 4½, according to FanDuel SportsBook AGAINST THE SPREAD: Bengals 1-0, Bears 0-1 SERIES RECORD: Bengals lead 6-5 ...

Stafford sees ways to improve after impressive Rams debut

Sep. 15, 2021 21:59 PM EDT

THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. (AP) — Matthew Stafford's debut with the Los Angeles Rams was so sharp that it could have left the quarterback and his head coach struggling to find areas for improvement in Week 2. But Stafford and Sean McVay have both been in the NFL long enough...

McVay sure he'll keep Rams' focus after impressive opener

Sep. 13, 2021 20:03 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — One of Sean McVay's coaching slogans is emblazoned on walls and T-shirts throughout the Los Angeles Rams' training complex: “The standard is the standard.” Matthew Stafford and the Los Angeles Rams set the standard awfully high in their season...