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Baltimore Ravens linebacker L.J. Fort (58) scores a touchdown on a fumble recovery past Houston Texans offensive tackle Laremy Tunsil (78) and offensive guard Zach Fulton (73) during the first half of an NFL football game Sunday, Sept. 20, 2020, in Houston. (AP Photo/Eric Christian Smith)

Unbeaten Ravens look forward to clash with defending champs

Sep. 21, 2020 5:27 PM EDT

The Baltimore Ravens took a little time to savor their 14th consecutive regular-season victory, a rout of defending AFC South champion Houston on the road. Then they turned their attention to an even bigger challenge: a Monday night matchup at home against star quarterback Patrick Mahomes and the Super Bowl...

Houston Texans quarterback Deshaun Watson (4) walks off the field with teammates during the second half of an NFL football game against the Baltimore Ravens, Sunday, Sept. 20, 2020, in Houston. Baltimore won 33-16. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)

Terrible run defense has Houston Texans in 0-2 hole

Sep. 21, 2020 4:05 PM EDT

HOUSTON (AP) — The Houston Texans have been terrible against the run to start this season and it has left them in an 0-2 hole with a trip to Pittsburgh looming on Sunday. Houston allowed the Ravens to rush for 230 yards in a 33-16 loss this weekend after the Chiefs ran for 166 yards in their...

Kicker Harrison Butker, 7,  of the Kansas City Chiefs kicks the winning field goal in overtime as the Kansas City Chiefs defeated the Los Angeles Chargers 23-20 during an NFL football game at SoFi Stadium in Inglewood, Calif., on Sunday, Sept. 20, 2020.  (Keith Birmingham/The Orange County Register via AP)

Chiefs survive miscues, escape with sloppy win over Chargers

Sep. 21, 2020 12:33 PM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Kansas City Chiefs were nearly flawless in their Week 1 win over the Houston Texans. They proved Sunday they can win when things aren't going quite so smoothly. The Chiefs were penalized 11 times for 90 yards, had a handful of dropped passes and struggled to get into any...

Baltimore Ravens running back Mark Ingram (21) runs for a touchdown against the Houston Texans during the second half of an NFL football game Sunday, Sept. 20, 2020, in Houston. (AP Photo/Eric Christian Smith)

Run defense breaks down again for Texans, who fall to 0-2

Sep. 20, 2020 10:17 PM EDT

HOUSTON (AP) — Mark Ingram, Gus Edwards and Lamar Jackson each ran for more yards individually than the Texans did as a team in the latest embarrassment for Houston's run defense. Ten days earlier, the Texans allowed 166 yards rushing to the Kansas City Chiefs in their season-opening loss. The Baltimore...

Baltimore Ravens quarterback Lamar Jackson (8) throws against the Houston Texans during the first half of an NFL football game Sunday, Sept. 20, 2020, in Houston. (AP Photo/Eric Christian Smith)

Ravens extend regular-season run, dominate Texans 33-16

Sep. 20, 2020 9:29 PM EDT

HOUSTON (AP) — The Baltimore Ravens' multifaceted rushing attack, which led the NFL last year by nearly 1,000 yards, was slow to get going in the first half against the Houston Texans. No matter. Mark Ingram, quarterback Lamar Jackson and the Ravens pounded away at Houston after halftime and ran away with...

Baltimore Ravens quarterback Lamar Jackson (8) looks to pass as he is pursued by Cleveland Browns defensive tackle Sheldon Richardson (98), during the first half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Sept. 13, 2020, in Baltimore, MD. (AP Photo/Nick Wass)

QBs Jackson and Watson set to star as Ravens visit Texans

Sep. 17, 2020 3:51 PM EDT

HOUSTON (AP) — Baltimore’s Lamar Jackson was torn when asked if he enjoys matchups such as Sunday’s against the Houston Texans and fellow talented and mobile quarterback Deshaun Watson. “That’s a great quarterback we’re going against (so) I say no, because of how dynamic...

The Latest: No fans for junior hockey worlds in Edmonton

Sep. 17, 2020 1:40 PM EDT

The Latest on the effects of the coronavirus outbreak on sports around the world: ___ The 2021 world junior hockey championship will be played at Rogers Place in Edmonton, Alberta, with no fans because of the pandemic. The event was originally scheduled for Edmonton and Red Deer, Alberta, from Dec. 26, 2020 to...

Baltimore's Lamar Jackson leads Ravens in visit to Houston

Sep. 17, 2020 10:09 AM EDT

BALTIMORE (1-0) at HOUSTON (0-1) Sunday, 4:25 p.m. ET, CBS OPENING LINE - Ravens by 6 RECORD VS. SPREAD - Ravens 1-0; Texans 0-1-0 SERIES RECORD - Ravens lead the series 9-2 LAST MEETING - Ravens beat Texans 41-7 on Nov. 17 at Baltimore LAST WEEK - Ravens beat Browns 38-6; Texans lost to Chiefs 34-20 AP PRO32...

Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes (15) passes against the Houston Texans in the first half of an NFL football game Thursday, Sept. 10, 2020, in Kansas City, Mo. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)

Chiefs offensive line crucial part of dynamic attack

Sep. 16, 2020 2:03 PM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The first player to opt out of the NFL season due to the coronavirus pandemic this was season was Chiefs guard Laurent Duvernay-Tardif, though the Super Bowl champions figured they could absorb that blow relatively easily. After all, they had used a third-round draft pick on TCU's...

Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes passes against the Houston Texans in the first half of an NFL football game Thursday, Sept. 10, 2020, in Kansas City, Mo. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)

Mahomes, Chiefs on top of season's first AP Pro32 poll

Sep. 15, 2020 8:45 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Patrick Mahomes and the Kansas City Chiefs have been riding high since winning the Super Bowl in February. And after their opening 34-20 win over the Houston Texans, the defending champs are off to a good start in their bid to repeat. “What makes this offense so good,” Mahomes...