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Ravens agree to terms with pass rusher Jason Pierre-Paul

Sep. 23, 2022 18:22 PM EDT

OWINGS MILLS, Md. (AP) — The Baltimore Ravens agreed to terms with veteran pass rusher Jason Pierre-Paul. The Ravens announced the deal Friday, saying it was pending a physical. Pierre-Paul had 2 1/2 sacks in 12 games for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers last season. He was with the New...

Packers' Watkins, Bucs' Godwin ruled out for Sunday's game

Sep. 23, 2022 16:55 PM EDT

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Tampa Bay’s Tom Brady and Green Bay’s Aaron Rodgers will be working without some of their top receivers Sunday when the seven-time Super Bowl winner and four-time MVP face off. The injury report released Friday ruled Green Bay’s Sammy Watkins and Tampa...

Panthers look to continue to fluster Winston, get first win

Sep. 22, 2022 14:46 PM EDT

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The Carolina Panthers are looking for their first takeaway — along with their first win — and history suggests New Orleans Saints quarterback Jameis Winston could help them solve both problems on Sunday. Winston has struggled mightily throughout his...

Panthers know third downs critical vs. division rival Saints

Sep. 22, 2022 12:26 PM EDT

NEW ORLEANS (1-1) at CAROLINA (0-2) Sunday, 1 p.m. EDT, Fox OPENING LINE: Saints by 2 1/2, according to FanDuel SportsBook. AGAINST THE SPREAD: New Orleans 1-1, Carolina 0-2. SERIES RECORD: Saints lead 29-26. LAST MEETING:...

Watkins capitalizing on his new opportunity with Packers

Sep. 21, 2022 19:23 PM EDT

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — Green Bay Packers wide receiver Sammy Watkins has wasted no time showing he remains a deep threat in his ninth NFL season. He also has shown that catching passes isn’t the only way he can contribute. Watkins is Green Bay’s leading receiver...

Buccaneers' Mike Evans loses appeal of 1-game suspension

Sep. 21, 2022 17:33 PM EDT

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — The Tampa Bay Buccaneers will face the Green Bay Packers without leading receiver Mike Evans, whose appeal of a one-game suspension for his role in an on-field brawl was denied on Wednesday. The NFL disciplined the eight-time, 1,000-yard receiver for...

With Evans serving 1-game suspension, Bucs sign Cole Beasley

Sep. 21, 2022 17:01 PM EDT

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Cole Beasley wants to help Tom Brady and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers any way he can. With star receiver Mike Evans suspended for Sunday’s game against the Green Bay Packers, and two of Brady’s other primary options — Chris Godwin and Julio Jones — hobbled by...

Pro Picks: Browns not among 9 home dogs vs. Steelers

Sep. 21, 2022 12:22 PM EDT

Nine home teams are underdogs in Week 3. Behind the Dawg Pound, the Cleveland Browns aren't among them. The Browns host the Pittsburgh Steelers on Thursday night to kick off a week featuring more road favorites than home. Both teams are aiming for a 2-1 start and...

Bucs stingy defense hitting on all cylinders in 2-0 start

Sep. 19, 2022 20:18 PM EDT

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — The Tampa Bay Buccaneers are 2-0, thanks to a pair of strong performances by a ball-hawking, stingy defense that looks as though it has a chance to be special. The Bucs haven’t needed Tom Brady to be at his best in beating Dallas and NFC South rival New Orleans...

Saints' Allen disappointed by rash of late errors in Week 2

Sep. 19, 2022 20:05 PM EDT

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — One week after pulling off the largest fourth-quarter comeback in franchise history, the New Orleans Saints suffered through a fourth-quarter collapse. Circumstances can change dramatically from week to week in the NFL, and the Saints are looking for a little...