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Tua Tagovailoa’s prognosis ‘excellent’ after his surgery

Nov. 18, 2019 6:49 PM EST

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) — Alabama’s team surgeon said Tua Tagovailoa’s prognosis was “excellent” after the quarterback underwent surgery to repair a dislocated hip, although there is no timeline for Tagovailoa’s recovery. Dr. Lyle Cain said Tagovailoa is expected to recover...

Raiders sweep 3-game homestand to get into playoff race

Nov. 18, 2019 6:28 PM EST

ALAMEDA, Calif. (AP) — Surviving a five-game worldwide odyssey made sure the Raiders’ final season in Oakland wouldn't get derailed early. Sweeping a three-game homestand in Oakland for the first time in 39 years has put the Raiders in the thick of the AFC playoff race. The Raiders handled business...

NFL looking for next generation of stars _ ages 9-12

Nov. 17, 2019 12:35 PM EST

The NFL is looking for the next generation of youth football stars to help usher in its second century. The league launched a casting call Sunday asking parents and youth coaches of boys and girls ages 9-12 to submit videos of the kids’ best moves on the football field for a chance to attend Super Bowl 54...

Browns star Garrett facing NFL discipline after outburst

Nov. 15, 2019 11:35 AM EST

CLEVELAND (AP) — Myles Garrett swung a helmet. The NFL will soon swing back. The Browns star could be facing an unprecedented league suspension for his violent outburst Thursday night, when he ripped off Pittsburgh quarterback Mason Rudolph’s helmet and clubbed him on the head during the final...

Chiefs, Chargers set for key AFC West matchup in Mexico City

Nov. 14, 2019 8:02 PM EST

Everyone hopes the playing surface at Mexico City’s Azteca Stadium will not be the main story of Monday night’s game between the Kansas City Chiefs and the Los Angeles Chargers. Both coaches said they have received favorable updates about the turf going into the game. Last year’s game between...

Chiefs-Chargers Preview Capsule

Nov. 14, 2019 1:08 PM EST

KANSAS CITY (6-4) vs. LOS ANGELES CHARGERS (4-6) at Mexico City Monday, 8:15 p.m. ET, ESPN OPENING LINE — Chiefs by 3 RECORD VS. SPREAD — Kansas City 5-5, Los Angeles 3-6-1 SERIES RECORD — Chiefs lead 61-56-1 LAST MEETING — Chargers beat Chiefs, 29-28, Dec. 13, 2018. LAST WEEK —...

Texans-Ravens could be first of many Watson-Jackson duels

Nov. 13, 2019 5:52 PM EST

This is the first of what could be many meetings between two dynamic young AFC quarterbacks when Deshaun Watson and the Houston Texans visit Lamar Jackson and the Baltimore Ravens on Sunday. It might not even be the only one this season. Watson was the 12th overall pick of the 2017 draft after leading Clemson to...

Chiefs owner Hunt touts reduced preseason, 17-game schedule

Nov. 13, 2019 2:53 PM EST

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The chairman of the Kansas City Chiefs believes the NFL must “seriously consider” reducing the preseason and expanding the regular season to 17 games, giving the league additional inventory that would allow for more games internationally. Clark Hunt, the most visible...

Chargers elevate game by practicing at Air Force Academy

Nov. 12, 2019 8:06 PM EST

AIR FORCE ACADEMY, Colo. (AP) — The things Los Angeles Chargers running back Austin Ekeler misses about growing up in Colorado: Mountains, all four seasons and being able to catch his breath after a long run. That thin air left him winded a few times Tuesday during a practice at the Air Force Academy....

Ravens grab top spot in AP Pro32 poll; Patriots are No. 2

Nov. 12, 2019 2:54 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Lamar Jackson has been one of the most dynamic players in the league this season. The Baltimore Ravens quarterback has 2,036 passing yards and 15 touchdowns, along with 702 rushing yards and six rushing TDs. Jackson went 15 for 17 for 223 yards and three touchdowns and added a dazzling...