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AP Top 25 Takeaways Harbaugh's breakthrough; Harsin's miscue

Nov. 28, 2021 01:56 AM EST

Jim Harbaugh has always been a good coach. Now he's a good coach who has finally beaten Ohio State. No. 6 Michigan vanquished the Buckeyes on Saturday, ending a losing streak that has defined the program and its coach. ...

Ravens activate Harrison from injured reserve

Nov. 27, 2021 23:59 PM EST

OWINGS MILLS, Md. (AP) — The Baltimore Ravens activated linebacker Malik Harrison from injured reserve Saturday, less than four weeks after he was struck on the leg by a stray bullet. Harrison was hit by the bullet Oct. 31. Police said he was outside a Cleveland...

No. 9 Baylor in B12 title game after win over Tech, OSU win

Nov. 27, 2021 23:49 PM EST

WACO, Texas (AP) — Baylor coach Dave Aranda lauded his ninth-ranked Bears for the season they have had after getting their 10th win earlier in the day. Now, after a little help, they get to play for a Big 12 title. Blake Shapen threw for 254 yards...

Jets place RB Carter on IR, WR Davis doubtful vs. Texans

Nov. 27, 2021 18:40 PM EST

FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) — The New York Jets placed rookie running back Michael Carter on injured reserve with a high ankle sprain, sidelining him for at least the next three games. The team also downgraded wide receiver Corey Davis from questionable to doubtful Saturday...

Hall of Fame defensive lineman Curley Culp dies at 75

Nov. 27, 2021 17:44 PM EST

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Curley Culp, the Hall of Fame defensive lineman who helped the Kansas City Chiefs win their first Super Bowl during a 14-year NFL career, died Saturday of complications from pancreatic cancer. He was 75. Culp announced this month that he had been...

Seahawks down starting guard Lewis, two RBs vs. Washington

Nov. 27, 2021 17:43 PM EST

RENTON, Wash. (AP) — The Seattle Seahawks will be without starting left guard Damien Lewis and running backs Rashaad Penny and Travis Homer on Monday night at Washington. Seattle coach Pete Carroll said Saturday that Lewis hyperextended his elbow in last Sunday’s loss...

Steelers' DB Haden out vs. Bengals; Ebron heads to IR

Nov. 27, 2021 17:06 PM EST

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Pittsburgh Steelers cornerback Joe Haden will miss Sunday's visit to Cincinnati due to a sprained foot. The team ruled Haden out on Saturday. The club had listed Haden as questionable on Friday. Haden got hurt during a 16-16 tie...

49ers activate LB Dre Greenlaw off IR

Nov. 27, 2021 16:41 PM EST

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — The San Francisco 49ers have activated linebacker Dre Greenlaw off injured reserve to play Sunday against the Minnesota Vikings. Greenlaw injured his groin in the season opener and was on injured reserve until being activated on Saturday....

Titans place wide receiver A.J. Brown on injured reserve

Nov. 27, 2021 16:02 PM EST

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Tennessee Titans placed wide receiver A.J. Brown on injured reserve Saturday. Brown already had been declared out for Sunday's game against New England after he sustained a chest injury during last weekend's loss to...

Browns activate Hunt, Conklin from IR to face Ravens

Nov. 27, 2021 10:55 AM EST

CLEVELAND (AP) — Cleveland's offense is again complete. The Browns activated running back Kareem Hunt and Pro Bowl right tackle Jack Conklin from injured reserve, and they will be in the lineup for Sunday night's critical game against AFC North-leading Baltimore. ...