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Jets release rugby league star Holmes from practice squad

Nov. 22, 2019 5:20 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Valentine Holmes gave his NFL dream a chance. Now, the rugby league star is set to return to Australia to resume his already successful career. The New York Jets released Holmes, who played running back and wide receiver, from their practice squad Friday. The 24-year-old Holmes joined New...

‘Sticky Hands’ Griffin becoming dependable target for Jets

Nov. 21, 2019 9:04 PM EST

FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) — Ryan Griffin has been so sure-handed lately for the New York Jets that he ended up on a T-shirt. Catching touchdown passes certainly helps. But capping them with celebrations that go viral get everyone’s attention. “He's been awesome for us,” quarterback Sam...

Saquon Barkley wants to start having fun playing for Giants

Nov. 21, 2019 6:54 PM EST

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — Saquon Barkley wants to start having fun again playing for the New York Giants. Since returning from a high ankle sprain to his right ankle more than a month ago, the 2018 NFL Offensive Rookie of the Year hasn’t had a great time playing the game he loves, at least...

Raiders look to keep rolling on road vs. Jets

Nov. 21, 2019 4:53 PM EST

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — Derek Carr and the Oakland Raiders got their season back on track with a three-game homestand sweep. They’re hitting the road again this weekend, traveling to the East Coast to take on Sam Darnold and the rejuvenated New York Jets. “These little road trips are...

Redskins’ Nicholson says decision to play vs. Jets was his

Nov. 21, 2019 4:11 PM EST

ASHBURN, Va. (AP) — Washington Redskins safety Montae Nicholson says it was his decision to play last week, days after the death of a woman he dropped off at a hospital. Nicholson and another man took 21-year-old Julia Crabbe to a hospital last week, and she later died there of a drug overdose. In his...

Lions-Redskins Preview Capsule

Nov. 21, 2019 2:03 PM EST

DETROIT (3-6-1) at WASHINGTON (1-9) Sunday, 1 p.m. EST, Fox OPENING LINE — Lions by 2½ RECORD VS. SPREAD — Lions 4-6, Redskins 3-7 SERIES RECORD — Redskins lead 30-14 LAST MEETING — Lions beat Redskins 20-17, Oct. 23, 2016 LAST WEEK — Lions lost to Cowboys 35-27; Redskins...

Raiders-Jets Preview Capsule

Nov. 21, 2019 12:25 PM EST

OAKLAND (6-4) at NEW YORK JETS (3-7) Sunday, 1 p.m. EST, CBS OPENING LINE — Raiders by 3 RECORD VS. SPREAD — Raiders 6-4, Jets 4-6 SERIES RECORD — Raiders lead 25-19-2 LAST MEETING — Raiders beat Jets 45-20, Sept. 17, 2017 LAST WEEK — Raiders beat Bengals 17-10; Jets beat...

Jets’ Bell rips NFL for ‘random’ 5th HGH test

Nov. 20, 2019 5:15 PM EST

FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) — Le’Veon Bell is throwing a flag on the NFL’s drug testing policy. The New York Jets running back says Wednesday is upset he has been randomly selected five times this season by the league to take tests for performance-enhancing drugs. “I done had 5...

Browns TE Njoku back from broken wrist, practicing

Nov. 20, 2019 11:08 AM EST

BEREA, Ohio (AP) — Cleveland Browns tight end David Njoku has returned to practice after missing eight games with a broken right wrist. Njoku was injured in Cleveland’s victory over the New York Jets on Sept. 16, when he landed awkwardly after getting his legs taken out while trying to make a...

Kickers making field goals at NFL’s worst rate since 2003

Nov. 19, 2019 7:58 PM EST

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Tennessee Titans have a very proud tradition of successful kickers over the past couple of decades ranging from Al Del Greco, Joe Nedney, the late Rob Bironas to now Ryan Succop. That’s what makes this season so very surprising. The Titans are on their third different...