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FILE- In this Sunday, Sept. 13, 2020, file photo, Seattle Seahawks head coach Pete Carroll, right, shakes hands with quarterback Russell Wilson (3) on the sideline during the second half of an NFL football game against the Atlanta Falcons in Atlanta.  The= Seahawks have had a nasty habit of starting slowly. If their debut at Atlanta last weekend is any indication, Carroll and Wilson have the motors revving from the jump. (AP Photo/Danny Karnik, File)

Top-flight Seahawks await Cam Newton, Patriots in Week 2

Sep. 19, 2020 11:37 AM EDT

The Seattle Seahawks have had a nasty habit of starting slowly. If their debut at Atlanta last weekend is any indication, Pete Carroll and Russell Wilson have the motors revving from the jump. Few teams were more impressive than Seattle as the NFL season began. Baltimore, Kansas City and Green Bay — all...

Cleveland Browns defensive tackle Sheldon Richardson (98) sacks Cincinnati Bengals quarterback Joe Burrow (9) during the first half of an NFL football game Thursday, Sept. 17, 2020, in Cleveland. (AP Photo/David Richard)

61 passes! Joe Burrow carries offense but Bengals still lose

Sep. 18, 2020 3:40 PM EDT

CINCINNATI (AP) — Joe Burrow was sacked three times and hit hard seven more times, roughed up by a defense that allowed the short completion while knocking the rookie quarterback around. It's a formula the Bengals have to change quickly. Burrow was impressive again Thursday night during a 35-30 loss in...

Tennessee Titans quarterback Ryan Tannehill (17) is sacked by Denver Broncos linebacker Jeremiah Attaochu (97) during the first half of an NFL football game, Monday, Sept. 14, 2020, in Denver. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski)

Jeremiah Attaochu finds role, voice with Broncos at age 27

Sep. 18, 2020 2:17 AM EDT

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — Jeremiah Attaochu is like those sharply dressed seat fillers at the Oscars. He replaced an injured Bradley Chubb last season and is filling in for an injured Von Miller this year. He had 3½ sacks in a dozen games last season after signing on Oct. 1 and the seventh-year pro...

Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes (15) directs a teammate in the second half of an NFL football game against the Houston Texans Thursday, Sept. 10, 2020, in Kansas City, Mo. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson)

Chiefs look to spoil Chargers inaugural game at SoFi Stadium

Sep. 17, 2020 7:40 PM EDT

INGLEWOOD, Calif. (AP) — The Los Angeles Chargers' long wait for a shiny new home ends on Sunday when they play their first game in SoFi Stadium. Their first guest though could dampen the housewarming. The defending Super Bowl champion Kansas City Chiefs have won 11 of the past 12 in the series and have...

FILE - In this Jan. 6, 2019, file photo, Los Angeles Chargers center Mike Pouncey kneels on the field during the second half of the team's NFL wild card playoff football game against the Baltimore Ravens in Baltimore. Pouncey has been placed on injured reserve and will miss the season because of a hip injury.
General manager Tom Telesco said Thursday, Sept. 17, 2020, that Pouncey will undergo surgery before the end of the month. (AP Photo/Gail Burton, File)

Chargers place Pouncey on IR; center will have hip surgery

Sep. 17, 2020 6:55 PM EDT

COSTA MESA, Calif. (AP) — Los Angeles Chargers center Mike Pouncey has been placed on injured reserve and will miss the season because of a hip injury. General manager Tom Telesco said Thursday that Pouncey will undergo surgery before the end of the month. Pouncey is in his 10th season and is in the final...

Chargers make SoFi Stadium debut vs. defending champion KC

Sep. 17, 2020 9:37 AM EDT

KANSAS CITY (1-0) at LOS ANGELES CHARGERS (1-0) Sunday, 4:25 p.m. ET, CBS OPENING LINE - Chiefs by 5 1/2 RECORD VS. SPREAD - Chiefs 1-0; Chargers 1-0 SERIES RECORD - Chiefs lead 63-56-1 LAST MEETING - Chiefs beat Chargers 31-21 on Dec. 29 at Kansas City LAST WEEK - Chiefs beat Texans 34-20; Chargers beat Bengals...

Cincinnati Bengals quarterback Joe Burrow (9) reacts after running for a touchdown during the first half of an NFL football game against the Los Angeles Chargers, Sunday, Sept. 13, 2020, in Cincinnati. (AP Photo/Aaron Doster)

Burrow, Bengals hit road vs Browns on NFL's 100th birthday

Sep. 16, 2020 10:04 PM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — Joe Burrow's childhood was pretty much the same as every other boy raised in football-obsessed Ohio, the NFL's birthplace. He learned his ABCs and multiplication tables in school. Outside, Burrow got lessons on Paul Brown, Jim Brown, Boomer Esiason, Bernie Kosar, The Ickey Shuffle and Dawg...

Los Angeles Chargers' Mike Williams (81) tries to make a catch against Cincinnati Bengals' William Jackson (22) during the first half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Sept. 13, 2020, in Cincinnati. The pass was incomplete. (AP Photo/Darron Cummings)

Chargers' Williams looks to continue as big-play receiver

Sep. 16, 2020 8:13 PM EDT

COSTA MESA, Calif. (AP) — Mike Williams is soft-spoken during interviews, but his knack for making flashy plays has made him one of the top deep threats in the NFL. The Los Angeles Chargers wide receiver leads the league in receptions over 35 yards since the start of last season. Williams has 11 receptions...

Cleveland Browns quarterback Baker Mayfield (6) looks to pass, during an NFL football game against the Baltimore Ravens, Sunday, Sept. 13, 2020, in Baltimore. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez)

Best team in Ohio won't be on the field for Bengals-Browns

Sep. 16, 2020 5:49 PM EDT

With Ohio State, Ohio, Akron, Toledo, Kent State, Bowling Green and Miami of Ohio idle because of the coronavirus pandemic, that leaves football fans in the Buckeye State with Thursday night's Bengals-Browns game. Sorry, folks — Pro Picks probably will be watching Islanders-Lightning instead. At least this...

Battle of Ohio? Bengals-Browns play in prime time

Sep. 16, 2020 12:29 PM EDT

CINCINNATI (0-1) at CLEVELAND (0-1) Thursday, 8:20 p.m., NFL Network OPENING LINE – Browns by 8 1/2 RECORD VS. SPREAD – Bengals 0-1; Browns 0-1 SERIES RECORD – Bengals lead 51-42 LAST MEETING – Bengals beat Browns 33-23 on Dec. 29, 2019 in Cincinnati. LAST WEEK - Bengals lost to...