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The Latest: Broncos kicker snaps string of 7 straight misses

Oct. 13, 2019 6:02 PM EDT

The Latest on the NFL's Week 6 (all times EDT): ___ 5:40 p.m. Broncos kicker Brandon McManus broke a streak of seven straight misses from 50 or more yards when he connected from 53 late in the first half against Tennessee. He also made a 31-yarder in this low-scoring affair. The Broncos were out of sorts on...

Chiefs' Reid shoulders responsibility for loss to Texans

Oct. 13, 2019 6:00 PM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The first finger that Andy Reid points after the Kansas City Chiefs lose a game is at himself, regardless of the score, the opponent or whatever may have transpired on the field. The old coach willingly shoulders more than his share of the blame. He probably deserved much of it...

Watson, Hyde lead Texans to 31-24 victory over Chiefs

Oct. 13, 2019 5:48 PM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — There were plenty of people standing on the Houston Texans sideline that felt they had something to prove against the Kansas City Chiefs on Sunday. Just about all of them succeeded, too. Deshaun Watson threw for 280 yards and a touchdown while running for two more, outdueling Chiefs...

Texans-Chiefs highlighted by tantalizing Watson-Mahomes duel

Oct. 10, 2019 6:30 PM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The relationship between Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes and Texans counterpart Deshaun Watson goes back well beyond the 2017 draft, when along with Mitchell Trubisky they were considered among the best prospects at their position. It goes back to their college days, when Mahomes...

Texans-Chiefs Preview Capsule

Oct. 10, 2019 11:01 AM EDT

HOUSTON (3-2) at KANSAS CITY (4-1) Sunday, 1 p.m. ET, CBS OPENING LINE — Chiefs by 7 1/2 RECORD VS. SPREAD — Texans 3-2, Chiefs 3-2 SERIES RECORD — Chiefs lead 6-4 LAST MEETING — Chiefs beat Texans 42-32, Oct. 10, 2017 LAST WEEK — Texans beat Falcons 53-32; Chiefs lost to Colts...

Niners quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo just wins

Oct. 10, 2019 3:10 AM EDT

Jimmy Garoppolo just wins. Garoppolo is 12-2 as a starter, including 4-0 this season as the San Francisco 49ers lead the NFC West. He's a win away from tying Dan Marino, Kurt Warner, Philip Rivers, Mike Tomczak and Dak Prescott for third-most wins through 15 starts. Only Roger Staubach (14) and Ben Roethlisberger...

Texans looks to build on huge offensive day

Oct. 7, 2019 7:31 PM EDT

HOUSTON (AP) — The Houston Texans are coming off their best offensive game of the year and one of the best in franchise history. They scored the second-most points and piled up the second-most yards in team history in a 53-32 win over the Falcons in a game where they had 592 yards. But Deshaun Watson and...

Chiefs doomed by penalties in loss to Colts

Oct. 7, 2019 11:49 AM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Kansas City Chiefs did to themselves Sunday night what rivals have been trying to do for the better part of two years: They slowed themselves down. In what became a 19-13 loss to the Indianapolis Colts, the first time Patrick Mahomes and his teammates failed to score at least 26...

Watson throws 5 TDs, 3 to Fuller; Texans top Falcons 53-32

Oct. 6, 2019 7:35 PM EDT

HOUSTON (AP) — Will Fuller knew it was up to him to make things happen on Sunday with Atlanta focused on slowing down DeAndre Hopkins. Fuller didn't disappoint, catching three of Deshaun Watson's five touchdown passes and finishing with a career-high 217 yards receiving to lead the Houston Texans to a...

Falcons give up too many big plays in 53-32 loss to Texans

Oct. 6, 2019 7:11 PM EDT

HOUSTON (AP) — Atlanta's secondary couldn't do anything to contain Houston's Deshaun Watson on Sunday as the third-year quarterback finished with as many touchdown passes as incompletions to send the Falcons to yet another loss. Watson threw for a career-high 426 yards and tied his personal best with five...