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NFL This Week: Round 1 of Texans-Titans' AFC South showdown

Dec. 14, 2019 1:03 PM EST

The Houston Texans have won the AFC South three times in coach Bill O'Brien's five seasons, and they have led or shared the divisional lead all but three weeks this season. Adding a fourth title to that list means going through the franchise the Texans replaced in Houston. The Tennessee Titans last won the AFC...

Baltimore Ravens defensive end Jihad Ward, center, is congratulated by teammates after recovering a fumble by New York Jets quarterback Sam Darnold, not visible, during the second half of an NFL football game, Thursday, Dec. 12, 2019, in Baltimore. (AP Photo/Nick Wass)

Ravens playing their best, soaring toward No. 1 seed in AFC

Dec. 13, 2019 2:50 PM EST

BALTIMORE (AP) — Seven-time Pro Bowl guard Marshal Yanda owns a Super Bowl ring and has played on several excellent teams with the Baltimore Ravens, including seven that won at least 10 games and three that reached the AFC championship game. In his estimation, the current edition of the Ravens top them...

Baltimore Ravens quarterback Lamar Jackson (8) scrambles for yardage against the New York Jets during the first half of an NFL football game, Thursday, Dec. 12, 2019, in Baltimore. (AP Photo/Gail Burton)

Jackson, Ravens beat Jets 42-21 to clinch AFC North title

Dec. 13, 2019 3:08 AM EST

BALTIMORE (AP) — Only minutes removed from watching his team roll to its 10th consecutive victory, coach John Harbaugh showed up to the post-game news conference wearing a white hat proclaiming Baltimore to be AFC North champions. No small accomplishment, winning that tough division two years in a row....

File-This jan. 31, 2019, file photo shows former Falcons and Eagles quarterback Michael Vick wearing one of his special edition New Era #7 hats while signing autographs in the NFL Shop at the Super Bowl Experience in Atlanta. The Virginia city of Hampton, says Vick owes $70K in unpaid taxes. (Curtis Compton/Atlanta Journal-Constitution via AP, File)

Virginia city says Michael Vick owes $70K in unpaid taxes

Dec. 12, 2019 8:11 PM EST

HAMPTON, Va. (AP) — Former football star Michael Vick owes tens of thousands of dollars in unpaid taxes on luxury cars that he owned in Virginia, officials said. Officials said Vick owes the city of Hampton about $70,000, the Daily Press of Newport News reported Thursday. Vick lived in Virginia after...

Denver Broncos quarterback Drew Lock (3) celebrates a touchdown against the Houston Texans during the second half of an NFL football game Sunday, Dec. 8, 2019, in Houston. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)

Top running teams are winning more than top passing teams

Dec. 12, 2019 3:38 AM EST

The best running teams are winning far more often this season and the most prolific passing teams are losing much more. Baltimore (11-2), San Francisco (11-2), Seattle (10-3), Minnesota (9-4) and Buffalo (9-4) are ranked Nos. 1-5 in average yards rushing per game. Their combined record is 50-15. Here's the...

Baltimore Ravens quarterback Lamar Jackson (8) carries the ball during the second half of an NFL football game against the Buffalo Bills in Orchard Park, N.Y., Sunday, Dec. 8, 2019. (AP Photo/Adrian Kraus)

Ravens wary of surging Jets in Thursday night matchup

Dec. 11, 2019 4:53 PM EST

BALTIMORE (AP) — The Ravens have defeated several of the best teams in the NFL during their nine-game winning streak, so it would appear as if the New York Jets shouldn't pose much of a challenge Thursday night when Baltimore seeks to clinch its second straight AFC North title. That's how the oddsmakers...

Baltimore Ravens quarterback Lamar Jackson (8) carries the ball during the second half of an NFL football game against the Buffalo Bills in Orchard Park, N.Y., Sunday, Dec. 8, 2019. (AP Photo/Adrian Kraus)

Ravens seek 10th straight win, AFC North title against Jets

Dec. 11, 2019 12:00 PM EST

NEW YORK JETS (5-8) at BALTIMORE (11-2) Thursday, 8:20 p.m. EST, FOX OPENING LINE - Ravens by 14 1/2 RECORD VS. SPREAD - New York 5-8, Baltimore 7-5-1 SERIES RECORD - Baltimore leads 8-2 LAST MEETING - Jets beat Ravens 24-16, Oct. 23, 2016 LAST WEEK - Jets beat Dolphins 22-21; Ravens beat Bills 24-17 AP PRO32...

Baltimore Ravens quarterback Lamar Jackson (8) throws a pass under pressure by Buffalo Bills defensive end Trent Murphy (93) during the second half of an NFL football game in Orchard Park, N.Y., Sunday, Dec. 8, 2019. The Ravens won 24-17. (AP Photo/Adrian Kraus)

Ravens' Jackson shrugs off leg injury, keeps focus on wins

Dec. 10, 2019 6:51 PM EST

OWINGS MILLS, Md. (AP) — Setting NFL records and garnering MVP votes doesn't mean that much to Ravens quarterback Lamar Jackson, who's far more interested in stacking wins and getting Baltimore to the Super Bowl. Jackson stands 23 yards shy of breaking Michael Vick's single-season record for yards rushing...

Baltimore Ravens outside linebacker Matt Judon (99) celebrates a 24-17 win over the Buffalo Bills after an NFL football game in Orchard Park, N.Y., Sunday, Dec. 8, 2019. (AP Photo/Adrian Kraus)

Ravens have far loftier goal than merely making playoffs

Dec. 9, 2019 7:25 PM EST

OWINGS MILLS, Md. (AP) — A year ago, the Baltimore Ravens earned a trip to the playoffs by squeezing past Cleveland on the final day of the regular season. The Ravens have already qualified for a return trip, and it's quite possible they can clinch the top seed in the AFC before the season finale against...

New York Jets kicker Sam Ficken (9) reacts with teammates after kicking the winning field goal during an NFL football game against the Miami Dolphins, Sunday, Dec. 8, 2019, in East Rutherford, N.J. (AP Photo/Adam Hunger)

Jets must clean up fast with Ravens next on Thursday night

Dec. 9, 2019 7:00 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — It was far from pretty. In fact, it was pretty ugly. The New York Jets squeaked out a 22-21 victory over the Miami Dolphins on Sunday that very nearly went the other way, if not for a few big plays, a game-altering pass interference call that was added after video review and a clutch kick...