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Healthy and happy, Ferrell starting to pay off for Raiders

Nov. 14, 2019 7:44 PM EST

ALAMEDA, Calif. (AP) — Oakland Raiders defensive coordinator Paul Guenther has felt a lot better about Clelin Ferrell’s play over the past two games, and it’s no coincidence. The fourth overall pick in the draft, Ferrell has been lining up more at his customary defensive end spot after...

Former Bengals cornerback Davontae Harris thriving in Denver

Nov. 14, 2019 5:38 PM EST

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — The turning point for the Denver Broncos' scrambled secondary came on cutdown day last summer more than a thousand miles away in Cincinnati. Davontae Harris' cellphone buzzed and the Bengals’ 2018 fifth-round draft pick from Illinois State wasn't really surprised Cincinnati...

Raiders seek to avoid letdown vs. winless Bengals

Nov. 14, 2019 4:26 PM EST

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Derek Carr knows full well what the Cincinnati Bengals are enduring this season: nine straight losses to open the year. Carr began his rookie season as starting quarterback for the Oakland Raiders with 10 consecutive defeats before finally breaking through with a win. "You feel like...

Bears-Rams Preview Capsule

Nov. 14, 2019 11:59 AM EST

CHICAGO (4-5) at LOS ANGELES RAMS (5-4) Sunday, 8:20 p.m. ET, NBC OPENING LINE — Rams by 8½ RECORD VS. SPREAD — Chicago 3-6-0, Los Angeles Rams 6-3-0 SERIES RECORD — Bears lead 54-36-3 LAST MEETING — Bears beat Rams, 15-6, December 9, 2018 LAST WEEK — Bears beat Lions...

Ravens’ Jackson masters art of winning while having fun

Nov. 13, 2019 10:35 PM EST

OWINGS MILLS, Md. (AP) — There are times when Lamar Jackson displays the style and exuberance of a youngster playing football on the street with friends. Seemingly unaffected by the responsibility of being an NFL starting quarterback, Jackson relishes the opportunity to run, pass and match wits with...

Ravens' new playbook a perfect fit for multifaceted Jackson

Nov. 11, 2019 6:11 PM EST

OWINGS MILLS, Md. (AP) — Lamar Jackson is peeling off eye-opening runs and passing to perfection, and the Baltimore Ravens are ringing up touchdowns aplenty while indiscriminately beating unbeaten and winless teams. Seems like coach John Harbaugh knew what he was doing when he rewrote the playbook this...

Winless Bengals joining ranks of franchise's worst teams

Nov. 11, 2019 3:57 PM EST

CINCINNATI (AP) — These Bengals are on the verge of joining the ranks of the franchise's worst teams — and that's saying something. As bad as the Dave Shula teams. As bad as Marvin Lewis' worst team. In the same neighborhood as Dick LeBeau's 2-14 team of 2002. One more loss, and they qualify for the...

NFL ICYMI: Not only is Lamar Jackson a QB, he might be MVP

Nov. 11, 2019 3:14 AM EST

Lamar Jackson now owns a signature moment — a spin-and-make-'em-miss 47-yard TD run that was something straight out of a video game. And Jackson also now owns his signature stat — a perfect passer rating in two games during the same season, something only one other player in league history has...

The Latest: Break up the Dolphins! They've won 2 in a row!

Nov. 10, 2019 7:21 PM EST

The Latest on Week 10 in the NFL (all times Eastern): 7:15 p.m. Break up the Dolphins. Miami was tanking, they said. Didn't want to win a game, they said. Trying to go 0-16, they said. Ha! Miami won its second game in a row Sunday, edging the Indianapolis Colts 16-12 thanks to an 11-yard TD run by Ryan...

Jackson dazzles as Ravens rout winless Bengals 49-13

Nov. 10, 2019 6:45 PM EST

CINCINNATI (AP) — Lamar Jackson spied a Bengals linebacker closing in and did a 360-degree spin. Nick Vigil was so flummoxed that he fell to the ground helplessly while the Ravens quarterback continued to the end zone for another score. In every way, Jackson had their heads spinning. The dual-threat...