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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...

NFL moves Green Bay-San Francisco into prime time on Nov. 24

Nov. 12, 2019 7:55 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — The NFL has flexed the Green Bay Packers' trip to San Francisco to prime time on Nov. 24 along with announcing kickoff times for a handful of Week 16 games. With Tuesday's announcement, the Packers (8-2) and 49ers (8-1) replace Seattle at Philadelphia, which now will kick off at 1 p.m. ET...

Man linked to neo-Nazi group pleads guilty to gun charges

Nov. 12, 2019 4:45 PM EST

ALEXANDRIA, Va. (AP) — A Virginia man who has been linked by the FBI to a violent neo-Nazi group pleaded guilty on Tuesday to gun charges, one of several recent criminal cases against members of the same far-right extremist group. Andrew Thomasberg, 21, of McLean, faces a maximum of 20 years in prison...

Bucs waive CB Vernon Hargreaves from struggling secondary

Nov. 12, 2019 3:04 PM EST

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — The Tampa Bay Buccaneers have waived cornerback Vernon Hargreaves, the 11th overall pick in the 2016 draft and the most experienced starter in the team's struggling secondary. The team announced the move Tuesday, two days after the fourth-year pro was benched during the second half of a...

Buccaneers end 4-game skid, aim to start 1st winning streak

Nov. 11, 2019 7:44 PM EST

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Now that Tampa Bay has stopped a four-game losing streak, the next challenge for the Buccaneers is finding a way to win two straight. That's been a daunting task for a young team in its first year under coach Bruce Arians. All season long, the Bucs (3-6) have undermined their chances for...

Giants should start looking to 2020 with 2-8 mark

Nov. 11, 2019 4:48 PM EST

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — After 10 games, the New York Giants' 2019 season is pretty much over. Look at the NFC standings. The Giants are 2-8 heading into the bye week and riding a six-game losing streak after a 34-27 defeat to the rival Jets at MetLife Stadium on Sunday. Their only hope of making the...

Murray shines, but miscues cost Cardinals in loss to Bucs

Nov. 10, 2019 7:15 PM EST

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Kyler Murray put up big numbers, but missed opportunities and miscues doomed the Arizona Cardinals. Murray's NFL rookie record streak of 211 consecutive pass attempts without an interception ended in the fourth quarter and led to Tampa Bay's final touchdown in the Buccaneers' 30-27 win...

Winston throws for 358 yards, Bucs beat Cardinals 30-27

Nov. 10, 2019 7:00 PM EST

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Jameis Winston stood at the podium, a winner for the first time in six weeks. The fifth-year pro threw two more interceptions, but the Tampa Bay Buccaneers were able to overcome them and beat the Arizona Cardinals 30-27 to end a four-game skid that was the worst part of a seven-week...

Bucs' Arians downplays facing Cardinals for 1st time

Nov. 7, 2019 8:44 PM EST

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — With the Tampa Bay Buccaneers off to a slow start midway through their first season under Bruce Arians, the former Arizona Cardinals coach is not eager to reminisce about the time he spent leading his old team. Stopping a four-game losing streak will be Arians' top priority when the Bucs...

Cardinals-Buccaneers Preview Capsule

Nov. 7, 2019 1:53 PM EST

ARIZONA (3-5-1) at TAMPA BAY (2-6) Sunday, 1 p.m. ET, Fox OPENING LINE — Buccaneers by 6 RECORD VS. SPREAD — Cardinals 6-3, Buccaneers 2-6 SERIES RECORD — Cardinals lead 11-9 LAST MEETING — Cardinals beat Buccaneers 38-33, Oct. 15, 2017 LAST WEEK — Cardinals lost to 49ers 28-25;...