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Banged-up Titans look to keep streak alive against Patriots

Nov. 26, 2021 16:46 PM EST

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — In its two matchups with New England under coach Mike Vrabel, Tennessee has turned the Patriot Way into the Titan Way. The Patriots dominated the series for years, winning 10 of 12 before the Titans hired the former New England linebacker as...

Surging Patriots look to end recent losing streak to Titans

Nov. 24, 2021 16:26 PM EST

TENNESSEE (8-3) at NEW ENGLAND (7-4) Sunday, 1 p.m. EST, CBS BETTING LINE: Patriots by 6, according to FanDuel SportsBook. AGAINST THE SPREAD: Titans 7-4; Patriots 7-4. SERIES RECORD: Patriots lead 25-18-1. ...

Smith still finding footing with Pats with former team next

Nov. 23, 2021 16:50 PM EST

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — Patriots tight end Jonnu Smith wasn’t disgruntled when he left Tennessee in free agency after four years last offseason. He was simply looking for a place to in his words, “start a new chapter” and make “a fresh start on the journey.”...

The Latest: Ekeler gives Chargers lead on milestone TD catch

Nov. 14, 2021 18:16 PM EST

The Latest from Week 10 of the NFL (all times EST): ___ 6:10 p.m. Austin Ekeler gave the Los Angeles Chargers their first lead and accomplished a milestone of his own against the Minnesota Vikings. Ekeler...

After slow start, Patriots set for playoff push in 2nd half

Nov. 08, 2021 16:10 PM EST

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — This past offseason was filled with atypical moves by the New England Patriots. First, the normally frugal Bill Belichick went on a rare spending spree, committing lots of money to bring in free agents on both sides of the ball. ...

Pats shut down Darnold, Panthers, cruise to 24-6 victory

Nov. 07, 2021 18:36 PM EST

CHARLOTTE. N.C. (AP) — Bill Belichick has the blueprint for beating Sam Darnold, and it starts with disguising coverages. His players just seem to do the rest. New England's defense intercepted Darnold on three consecutive possessions in the second...

Patriots 'not satisfied' after routing Jets in 1st home win

Oct. 25, 2021 13:37 PM EDT

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — The Patriots experienced their share of near misses in opening the season with four consecutive losses at Gillette Stadium. On Sunday there wasn’t much they didn’t do well in routing the Jets 54-13 to post their first home victory of 2021. ...

Jones tosses 2 TDs, Patriots roll 54-13 as Jets lose Wilson

Oct. 24, 2021 20:09 PM EDT

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — The Patriots walked off the field Sunday with the type of win that had eluded them. The Jets left with two losses, one that could further complicate an already frustrating year. Mac Jones threw two touchdown passes in his first 300-yard game,...

Patriots believe offense is better than it has performed

Oct. 20, 2021 18:03 PM EDT

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — The numbers are less than flattering. The New England Patriots head into Sunday’s game with the New York Jets ranked 27th in rushing offense, 26th in total offense, 24th in points per game and 19th in passing offense. And with 11 giveaways...

Houston's Mills faces Patriots team tough on rookie QBs

Oct. 07, 2021 17:58 PM EDT

HOUSTON (AP) — The mistake-riddled performance of Houston rookie quarterback Davis Mills last week against the Buffalo Bills led to the most lopsided loss in franchise history. Things won’t get any easier Sunday when Mills leads the Texans (1-3) against coach Bill...