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NFL at 100: Ravens beat 49ers in lights-out Super Bowl 47

Nov. 26, 2019 1:09 PM EST

The Baltimore Ravens were on their way to a Super Bowl blowout when things really got dark. Literally. Super Bowl 47 between the Ravens and San Francisco 49ers on Feb. 3, 2013, was pegged as the first between head coaches who were brothers. Jim Harbaugh stood on the San Francisco sideline and John Harbaugh guided...

If defense stays stout, Seahawks have chance at deep run

Nov. 25, 2019 6:54 PM EST

It was a matter of time before it stopped being just the Russell Wilson show in Seattle. Pete Carroll has too much pride in being a defensive coach, in having a defensive scheme that finds ways to stymie opponents. For the first half of the season, it appeared if Seattle was going to be successful, it had to be...

Rams safety Eric Weddle won’t share inside info on Ravens

Nov. 20, 2019 8:48 PM EST

THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. (AP) — Eric Weddle has decided he isn’t the type to play and tell. The Los Angeles Rams’ veteran safety spent the previous three seasons with the Baltimore Ravens, but he is declining to give any inside information about his former team to the Rams ahead of the...

Garrett loses cool, hits Steelers QB with helmet in brawl

Nov. 15, 2019 10:45 AM EST

CLEVELAND (AP) — The Browns were seconds away from a season-changing win when Myles Garrett lost his composure in a moment of rage rarely seen on an NFL field. Garrett tore off Pittsburgh quarterback Mason Rudolph’s helmet, wildly swung it and hit the QB in the head, a shocking act that will likely...

It’s Jackson vs. Watson in duel between Ravens and Texans

Nov. 14, 2019 5:05 PM EST

BALTIMORE (AP) — The Baltimore Ravens and Houston Texans each have used a dual-threat quarterback and an opportunistic defense to become first-place teams in the AFC. Now it’s time to find out who does it better. The Ravens (7-2) have won five straight, their longest winning streak since 2006, and...

NFL halfway awards: Russell Wilson AP's clear MVP favorite

Nov. 9, 2019 12:53 PM EST

DENVER (AP) — Von Miller swears he has seen the future of football in Lamar Jackson , who is revolutionizing the quarterback position in the NFL's 100th season. "He's so dynamic," Miller said. "He's showing you can win in this league with a running quarterback." Miller said if he had an MVP vote, he'd give...

Ravens throw helmet into the ring as Super Bowl contender

Nov. 4, 2019 4:55 PM EST

OWINGS MILLS, Md. (AP) — It's time to take the Baltimore Ravens seriously as a Super Bowl contender. Their 14-point victory in Seattle two weeks ago put them in the discussion, and no further evidence is necessary after Baltimore rang up 37 points and repeatedly harassed Tom Brady in a rout of the...

Pats say Ravens loss won't become blueprint for other teams

Nov. 4, 2019 4:53 PM EST

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — It took nine games, but a team finally found holes in the New England Patriots' defense. Ravens dual-threat quarterback Lamar Jackson spread out the Patriots like no one has this season, utilizing his skills on the ground and in the air to account for three touchdowns in...

Steelers overcome slow start, drop winless Dolphins 27-14

Oct. 29, 2019 1:00 AM EDT

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Mason Rudolph heard the boos. They were impossible to miss as the minutes passed, the mistakes piled up and the Pittsburgh Steelers found themselves down two scores on Monday night to arguably the worst team in the NFL. Turnovers. Dropped passes. Penalties. Missed opportunities. For the...

Refreshed Steelers wary as winless Dolphins visit

Oct. 24, 2019 9:16 PM EDT

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Mike Tomlin chose his words carefully. Partly out of habit. Partly out of respect. Asked why the winless Miami Dolphins (0-6) have taken steps toward competency after a horrific start heading into Monday night's visit to Pittsburgh (2-4) — their last two losses have come by a...