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FILE - In this Dec. 22, 2019, file photo, Carolina Panthers' Christian McCaffrey runs during the second half of an NFL football game against the Indianapolis Colts, in Indianapolis. McCaffrey's versatility and superb statistics helped him to a rare double: The Carolina Panthers running back has made The Associated Press NFL All-Pro Team at two positions. (AP Photo/Michael Conroy, File)

McCaffrey a double All-Pro pick; Gilmore, Thomas unanimous

Jan. 3, 2020 6:59 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Christian McCaffrey's versatility and superb statistics helped him to a rare double: The Carolina Panthers running back has made The Associated Press NFL All-Pro Team at two positions. McCaffrey rushed for 1,387 yards and 15 touchdowns while catching a phenomenal 116 passes for 1,005 yards...

Miami Dolphins wide receiver DeVante Parker catches a pass over New England Patriots cornerback Stephon Gilmore in the second half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Dec. 29, 2019, in Foxborough, Mass. (AP Photo/Elise Amendola)

Stopping Titans' big play potential a top focus for Patriots

Jan. 1, 2020 8:17 PM EST

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — With a few exceptions, the Patriots' defense demoralized opposing offenses this season by limiting big plays and opportunities in the red zone. It will face a Titans offense in Saturday's wild-card round that was the best in the league in both categories. Tennessee comes into the...

Baltimore Ravens quarterback Lamar Jackson answers questions during a news conference after the Ravens defeated the Cleveland Browns in an NFL football game, Sunday, Dec. 22, 2019, in Cleveland. (AP Photo/Ron Schwane)

Brady, Patriots don't get usual R&R heading into playoffs

Jan. 1, 2020 4:39 PM EST

Tom Brady and the defending champion New England Patriots aren't getting their usual bye week to rest, relax and recharge. Lamar Jackson and the Baltimore Ravens earned the AFC's top seed for the first time since the current playoff format was adopted in 1990. Patrick Mahomes and the Kansas City Chiefs earned the...

File-This Dec. 12, 2019, file photo shows Baltimore Ravens quarterback Lamar Jackson running during the first half of an NFL football game in Baltimore. No matter how many spectacular plays  Jackson and Russell Wilson made, officiating overshadowed the NFL this season. (AP Photo/Gail Burton, File)

In season of Lamar and Russell, NFL officiating overshadows

Dec. 27, 2019 2:57 PM EST

No matter how many spectacular plays Lamar Jackson and Russell Wilson made, officiating overshadowed the NFL this season. Regardless of the record stream of receptions by Michael Thomas, the sacks by Chandler Jones and long field goals by nearly every kicker, the headlines regularly were about referees, linesmen...

Bills-Patriots Preview Capsule

Dec. 19, 2019 12:36 PM EST

BUFFALO (10-4) at NEW ENGLAND (11-3) Saturday, 4:30 p.m. EST, NFL Network OPENING LINE – Patriots by 7 RECORD VS. SPREAD – Bills 9-4-1, Patriots 8-6 SERIES RECORD – Patriots lead 75-43-1 LAST MEETING – Patriots beat Bills 16-10, Sept. 29 LAST WEEK - Bills beat Steelers 17-10; Patriots...

Surging Bills looking to flip the script against New England

Dec. 18, 2019 9:04 PM EST

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — Tre’Davious White didn’t know much about the one-sided rivalry between the Bills and New England Patriots prior to his arrival in Buffalo. He quickly caught up to speed. “Since I first got here, before I even played my first game, I was sitting at Buffalo Wild...

New England Patriots linebacker Dont'a Hightower speaks with reporters in the team's locker room following an NFL football practice, Wednesday, Dec. 18, 2019, in Foxborough, Mass. (AP Photo/Steven Senne)

Patriots not fretting about their few Pro Bowl selections

Dec. 18, 2019 5:50 PM EST

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — The New England Patriots aren’t heavily represented in the Pro Bowl — again. And that’s just fine by them. Despite being 11-3, having the NFL’s top-ranked defense and clinching their NFL-record 11th consecutive playoff berth, only three Patriots were...

Baltimore Ravens quarterback Lamar Jackson is introduced onto the field prior to an NFL football game against the New York Jets, Thursday, Dec. 12, 2019, in Baltimore. (AP Photo/Nick Wass)

Baltimore Ravens tie Pro Bowl record with 12 selections

Dec. 17, 2019 9:50 PM EST

Twelve Baltimore Ravens, including second-year quarterback Lamar Jackson, and seven New Orleans Saints, highlighted by league-leading receiver Michael Thomas, have made the Pro Bowl. Baltimore tied the record for Pro Bowl players set by Miami in 1973. The NFL released the rosters Tuesday night for the game in...

Kansas City Chiefs wide receiver Tyreek Hill (10) makes a touchdown catch in front of Denver Broncos cornerback Chris Harris Jr. (25) during the first half of an NFL football game in Kansas City, Mo., Sunday, Dec. 15, 2019. (AP Photo/Ed Zurga)

Cover story: Harris doesn't feel play merits Pro Bowl spot

Dec. 17, 2019 5:58 PM EST

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — The always confident Chris Harris Jr. has been down on his recent play. Like don't-consider-him-for-the-Pro-Bowl sort of down. The Denver Broncos cornerback doesn't feel all that worthy of a spot during a season where he's constantly shadowed the opposition's top receiver all over...

New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady (12) waves to the crowd after an NFL football game against the Cincinnati Bengals, Sunday, Dec. 15, 2019, in Cincinnati. (AP Photo/Frank Victores)

Patriots show improvement with pivotal game vs. Bills next

Dec. 16, 2019 2:17 PM EST

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — The Patriots had no problem ending their brief two-game losing streak. They still have a little work to do to wrap up another AFC East title. Buoyed by yet another dominating performance by its defense which scored 17 points off five turnovers, New England improved to 11-3 on...