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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...

Titans can grab AFC South edge, put Colts in deeper hole

Sep. 23, 2021 17:57 PM EDT

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Tennessee Titans are coming off a big overtime victory in a place that's very hard for visitors to win. Hosting Indianapolis with the Colts dealing with both an injured quarterback and off to an 0-2 start should be the perfect chance Sunday...

For Cousins and winless Vikings, nemesis Seahawks are next

Sep. 23, 2021 17:06 PM EDT

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Kirk Cousins moved last week into fourth place on Minnesota's career list for games started by a quarterback, even though it might seem as if he just arrived with the Vikings. For all the skepticism that has followed Cousins through his NFL career,...

AFC South champs Titans, Colts face off in early showdown

Sep. 23, 2021 11:21 AM EDT

INDIANAPOLIS (0-2) at TENNESSEE (1-1) Sunday, 1 p.m. EDT, CBS OPENING LINE: Titans by 5 1/2, according to FanDuel SportsBook AGAINST THE SPREAD: Colts 1-1, Titans 1-1. SERIES RECORD: Colts lead 35-18. ...

Ball security early, rare issue for Titans QB Ryan Tannehill

Sep. 22, 2021 17:46 PM EDT

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Tennessee Titans led the NFL in 2020 with a plus-11 turnover margin thanks in part to how well they took care of the ball. Two games into this season, that's proving more of a challenge. Ryan Tannehill already has lost...

Patriots expect to be challenged by Kamara, savvy Saints

Sep. 22, 2021 16:35 PM EDT

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — The Patriots entered free agency in the offseason with the goal of building a defense that was physical and aggressive. It will take some time before the Patriots know the rate of return on the investments they made in free agency. But through...

Rookie NFL quarterbacks struggling through 1st 2 weeks

Sep. 22, 2021 13:31 PM EDT

The rookie class of quarterbacks that entered the season full of fanfare is finding the adjustment to the NFL is not very easy. Top two picks Trevor Lawrence and Zach Wilson lead the league with five interceptions after opening the season with back-to-back losses, Trey...

Seahawks' stumble was collective breakdown in fourth quarter

Sep. 20, 2021 19:44 PM EDT

RENTON, Wash. (AP) — It is one of Pete Carroll’s favorite questions, whether in the midst of a news conference or rallying his players in the locker room. “Can you win the game in the fourth quarter?” has been Carroll’s cry, and usually during his time in...

Good-plus-lucky equals a 2-0 start for the Cardinals

Sep. 20, 2021 18:48 PM EDT

GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — The Arizona Cardinals have proven that they're a pretty darn good football team through two weeks. They're also a little lucky. That's a great combo for a 2-0 start in the NFC West, where it looked as though a lot of wins are...

Titans believe they found themselves on road in OT comeback

Sep. 20, 2021 14:46 PM EDT

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Tennessee Titans have done enough talking. In rallying for an overtime victory on the road, they may have found the formula to help defend their AFC South title. Derrick Henry and the Titans piled up 532 yards in rallying from a 15-point...