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Browns’ Garrett suspended for rest of season by NFL

Nov. 15, 2019 12:38 PM EST

CLEVELAND (AP) — Browns defensive end Myles Garrett was suspended for at least the rest of the regular season and postseason by the NFL on Friday for using a helmet “as a weapon” and striking Pittsburgh quarterback Mason Rudolph in the head. His violent outburst in the final seconds of...

NFL At 100-AP Was There-Falcons-Saints 2006

Nov. 5, 2019 7:19 PM EST

As part of its celebration of its 100th season, the NFL is designating a Game of the Week, each chosen to highlight a classic matchup. For this week, it is the Falcons-Saints game. To mark each Game of the Week, the AP will be reprinting its story of a classic matchup in the rivalry. The following is the story...

Arians criticizes quick whistle that cost Bucs crucial TD

Oct. 28, 2019 8:16 PM EDT

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Bruce Arians is still fuming about a quick whistle he feels cost the struggling Tampa Bay Buccaneers a chance to win. The Bucs (2-5) were denied a potential go-ahead touchdown in the closing minutes of Sunday's 27-23 loss at Tennessee, when Titans punter Brett Kern lost control of the...

Hall of Fame cornerback Willie Brown dies at age 78

Oct. 22, 2019 5:19 PM EDT

Willie Brown established the bump-and-run style of defense the Raiders used for decades, provided the iconic play in Oakland's first Super Bowl title, and impacted nearly every player who suited up for the team over the past half-century. Brown was the consummate Raider. The Hall of Fame cornerback who helped...

Goodell: pass interference reviews are working as expected

Oct. 16, 2019 5:51 PM EDT

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — NFL commissioner Roger Goodell says the new video review rule for pass interference is working as expected, with only obvious mistakes by officials being corrected. Through Week 6, the league has had 44 reviews related to pass interference, and the on-field ruling was reversed...