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Run-happy Eagles go for third in row vs. reeling Giants

Nov. 26, 2021 15:58 PM EST

PHILADELPHIA (5-6) at NEW YORK GIANTS (3-7) Sunday, 1 p.m. EST, Fox BETTING LINE: Eagles by 3 1/2, according to FanDuel SportsBook. AGAINST THE SPREAD: Eagles 6-5; Giants 5-5. SERIES RECORD: Eagles lead...

AFC North-leading Ravens look to bounce back against Bears

Nov. 20, 2021 17:04 PM EST

BALTIMORE (6-3) at CHICAGO (3-6) Sunday, 1 p.m. EST, CBS BETTING LINE: Ravens by 5, according to FanDuel SportsBook. AGAINST THE SPREAD: Baltimore 3-6, Chicago 4-5. SERIES RECORD: Chicago leads 4-2. ...

Steelers, Chargers each looking to bounce back Sunday night

Nov. 20, 2021 16:36 PM EST

PITTSBURGH (5-3-1) at LOS ANGELES CHARGERS (5-4) Sunday, 8:20 p.m. EST, NBC BETTING LINE: Chargers by 5 1/2, according to FanDuel SportsBook. AGAINST THE SPREAD: Pittsburgh 3-6; Los Angeles 5-4. SERIES...

What next? Steelers' defense struggling with consistency

Nov. 15, 2021 17:13 PM EST

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Pittsburgh Steelers have very little margin for error, no matter who is at quarterback. Ben Roethlisberger, Mason Rudolph, halfway through the season, the only consistent thing about the Steelers' offense is that it is not going to score 30 points...

Tucker's overtime kick gives Ravens 34-31 win over Vikings

Nov. 07, 2021 18:33 PM EST

BALTIMORE (AP) — Justin Tucker's job was much easier for this game-winning kick. No need to set an NFL record — although he still felt the usual nerves with victory on the line. “Every single time, it doesn't matter if it's a PAT in the first...

Virginia Tech, Syracuse both looking for much-needed victory

Oct. 21, 2021 11:14 AM EDT

Virginia Tech coach Justin Fuente sounds envious when he talks about the challenge his struggling Hokies will face on Saturday against Syracuse. “This is a team that’s found their identity,” Fuente said of the Orange (3-4, 0-3 Atlantic Coast Conference). “... They...

Chiefs gambling that Gordon can stay out of trouble in KC

Sep. 30, 2021 11:38 AM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Kansas City Chiefs have never been shy about giving players with questionable backgrounds a second chance. Or third or fourth or fifth. Or, in the case of Josh Gordon, a sixth. The wildly talented yet...

Lions coach compares Ravens QB Lamar Jackson to Michael Vick

Sep. 23, 2021 17:24 PM EDT

DETROIT (AP) — Lamar Jackson makes dynamic plays with his speedy legs and powerful right arm, lifting the Baltimore Ravens to impressive wins such as their latest one over Kansas City. Detroit Lions coach Dan Campbell said there's one player whose skill set can compare...

Lamar Jackson finally leads Ravens over Chiefs 36-35

Sep. 20, 2021 00:35 AM EDT

BALTIMORE (AP) — With a vault and a jump pass, and all the confidence from his coach and teammates he could ask for, Lamar Jackson finally beat Patrick Mahomes and Kansas City. Using his legs to rush for 107 yards and scoring twice, including flipping into the end zone ...

NC native had dark days on road to become entertainment exec

Sep. 04, 2021 00:05 AM EDT

GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — Grass grows through cracks in the basketball court. No longer are baskets and nets attached to its backboards. Nearby, what had been a small field for kids’ football has become part of a neatly-cut lawn around the apartment complex. ...