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Lions activate DE Austin Bryant and put FB Nick Bawden on IR

Nov. 20, 2019 4:27 PM EST

ALLEN PARK, Mich. (AP) — The Detroit Lions have activated rookie defensive end Austin Bryant and put fullback Nick Bawden on injured reserve. Detroit made the moves Wednesday while preparing to play the Washington Redskins. Bryant has not played this season because of a torn pectoral muscle. He had been on...

The Latest: Afternoon of routs followed by close calls

Nov. 19, 2019 6:18 PM EST

The Latest on Week 11 in the NFL (all times EST): 8:10 p.m. An NFL afternoon of blowouts was followed by three nail-biting finishes. The AFC-leading New England Patriots were assured of their 19th consecutive winning season following a 17-10 win over the Philadelphia Eagles in a rematch of the 2018 Super Bowl....

Can we talk? Darnold, Gase huddle helped revive Jets offense

Nov. 18, 2019 6:18 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Sam Darnold’s bounceback began with a trip to the coach’s office last month after one of the worst stretches of his young career. The New York Jets quarterback had just thrown three interceptions at Jacksonville, six days after he was embarrassed on national TV for saying he...

Redskins defense struggling is big reason for 1-9 record

Nov. 18, 2019 12:54 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — It wasn’t supposed to be this way. Sure, the Washington Redskins weren’t picked to make the playoffs or even contend this season. Yet a defense with safety Landon Collins, cornerback Josh Norman, linebacker Ryan Kerrigan and defensive linemen Jonathan Allen and Daron Payne...

NFL ICYMI: ‘Sell the team!’ chants at latest Skins debacle

Nov. 18, 2019 3:24 AM EST

LANDOVER, Md. (AP) — No matter how loud the chants of “Sell the team!” directed at Daniel Snyder were, no matter how sadly empty the stadium was, no matter how poorly his Washington Redskins are playing, no matter how unsuccessful his ownership has been for two decades, there’s no...

Redskins end TD drought, Haskins flustered in loss to Jets

Nov. 17, 2019 6:04 PM EST

LANDOVER, Md. (AP) — Dwayne Haskins learned a painful lesson in his first game as the Washington Redskins’ full-time starting quarterback. “Life is hard,” Haskins said. “You’ve got work harder.” Haskins was sacked six times and threw an interception before scoring...

Sam Darnold throws 4 TD passes, Jets rout Redskins 34-17

Nov. 17, 2019 5:40 PM EST

LANDOVER, Md. (AP) — Toward the end of the game, all Sam Darnold wanted to talk about on the sideline was his interception. Thanks to Darnold’s career-high four touchdown passes and the Washington Redskins’ offensive ineptitude, that mistake was a mere blip in the New York Jets’ 34-17...

NASCAR championship push tinged with sadness for Joe Gibbs

Nov. 16, 2019 2:42 PM EST

HOMESTEAD, Fla. (AP) — Joe Gibbs keeps mementos of his late son on his office desk. There's a photo of a little girl who could barely walk but whose day brightened when J.D. Gibbs surprised her with a tour of the Joe Gibbs Racing shop. Hundreds of letters are stacked on the desk, written by fans, friends,...

Kalil out, Bell questionable for Jets vs. Redskins

Nov. 15, 2019 7:08 PM EST

FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) — New York Jets center Ryan Kalil will miss his third straight game with an injured right knee. He was officially ruled out Friday, along with safety Matthias Farley (quadriceps) and linebackers C.J. Mosley (groin) and Paul Worrilow (quadriceps). “He didn't have a...

Redskins cooperating with investigation regarding Nicholson

Nov. 14, 2019 10:28 PM EST

ASHBURN, Va. (AP) — The Washington Redskins say they are aware of an investigation involving safety Montae Nicholson and are cooperating with authorities. The Loudoun County Sheriff’s office is investigating the death of a 21-year-old woman who was dropped off at a hospital by two men. TMZ reported...