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FILE - In this Nov. 1, 2020, file photo, Buffalo Bills quarterback Josh Allen (17) throws a pass during the first half of an NFL football game against the New England Patriots in Orchard Park, N.Y. Allen and the AFC East-leading Bills prepare to host the rookie Justin Herbert-led Chargers on Sunday in a showdown of the NFL’s two leaders in yards passing.  (AP Photo/John Munson, File)

Bills' Allen shows growth since last start against Chargers

Nov. 27, 2020 6:22 PM EST

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — As much as he’d like, Josh Allen can’t change the past when the topic of the Bills quarterback’s first career start was mentioned this week. “Obviously, very nervous, and things didn’t turn out so great,” Allen said, when asked to recall...

Chargers activate CB Harris Jr., DE Ingram back on IR

Nov. 27, 2020 5:27 PM EST

COSTA MESA, Calif. (AP) — The Los Angeles Chargers made a couple of defensive moves on Friday as they finished preparations for Sunday's game at Buffalo. Cornerback Chris Harris Jr. has been activated from injured reserve after missing the past seven games due to a foot injury. Harris' addition will come...

FILE - In this Monday, Nov. 9, 2020, file photo, New York Jets quarterback Sam Darnold, left, looks on from the sidelines during the first half of an NFL football game against the New England Patriots in East Rutherford, N.J. Darnold could be getting closer to returning to the huddle. The Jets quarterback was expected to be limited in practice Wednesday, but there's optimism Darnold's injured right shoulder might be healed in time to play against the Miami Dolphins on Sunday at home. (AP Photo/Bill Kostroun, File)

Jets' Darnold feels 'really good,' likely to start Sunday

Nov. 27, 2020 4:28 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Sam Darnold's shoulder is feeling fine and the New York Jets quarterback is ready to return. Coach Adam Gase announced Friday that Darnold will start Sunday against the Miami Dolphins after the QB's injured right shoulder progressed throughout the week, barring any setbacks. “Unless...

Bills vs Chargers features matchup of NFL's top two passers

Nov. 27, 2020 11:54 AM EST

LOS ANGELES CHARGERS (3-7) at BUFFALO (7-3) Sunday, 1 p.m. ET, CBS OPENING LINE - Bills by 6 RECORD VS. SPREAD - Chargers 5-5; Bills 5-5 SERIES RECORD - Chargers lead 25-12-2 LAST MEETING - Chargers beat Bills, 31-20 on Sept. 16, 2018 at Orchard Park, New York LAST WEEK - Chargers beat Jets 34-28; Bills had bye,...

Bills lose OL Ford to season-ending injury; Brown sidelined

Nov. 27, 2020 10:34 AM EST

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — Buffalo Bills starting left guard Cody Ford will miss the remainder of the season with a knee injury, while receiver John Brown has been ruled out from playing against the Los Angeles Chargers on Sunday. Coach Sean McDermott on Friday said Ford was hurt in practice this week after...

Las Vegas Raiders head coach Jon Gruden reacts during the first half of an NFL football game against the Kansas City Chiefs, Sunday, Nov. 22, 2020, in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/Isaac Brekken)

Raiders' performance improves even if record hasn't

Nov. 25, 2020 6:59 PM EST

Ten games into the 2020 season, the Raiders are in the same position they were a year ago. The manner in which they got to 6-4 this year compared to last year provides them confidence that they won’t falter down the stretch again and miss the playoffs for the 17th time in 18 seasons. Derek Carr has the...

Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes (15) warms up before an NFL football game against the Las Vegas Raiders, Sunday, Nov. 22, 2020, in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/David Becker)

Mahomes vs. Brady spices up Thanksgiving holiday week

Nov. 25, 2020 5:09 PM EST

Andy Reid knows quarterbacks. So does Jon Gruden. And Sean Payton. For years, these elite NFL coaches have praised the performances of Tom Brady, Mr. Six Rings. And they do the same now with Patrick Mahomes, the NFL's biggest playmaker. On Sunday, in a matchup that fits prime time but wasn't one CBS was about to...

FILE - In this Thursday, Aug. 15, 2019 file photo, Los Angeles Chargers special teams coach George Stewart watches players during the NFL football team's joint practice with the New Orleans Saints in Costa Mesa, Calif. The Los Angeles Chargers have demoted special teams coordinator George Stewart, Wednesday, Nov. 25, 2020. The move comes after a series of breakdowns on special teams nearly cost the Chargers (3-7) against the New York Jets on Sunday. (Mark Rightmire/The Orange County Register via AP, File)

Chargers demote special teams coordinator George Stewart

Nov. 25, 2020 3:25 PM EST

COSTA MESA, Calif. (AP) — The Los Angeles Chargers have demoted special teams coordinator George Stewart. Assistant special teams coach Keith Burns and senior coaching assistant Chris Caminiti will take over, coach Anthony Lynn said Wednesday. The move comes after a series of breakdowns on special teams...

New York Jets running back La'Mical Perine, left, lunges into the end zone to score a touchdown during the first half of an NFL football game Sunday, Nov. 22, 2020, in Inglewood, Calif. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong )

Jets place RB La'Mical Perine, K Sam Ficken on IR

Nov. 24, 2020 5:51 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — The New York Jets placed running back La'Mical Perine and kicker Sam Ficken on injured reserve Tuesday. The team also announced it signed running back Josh Adams and tight end Ross Travis from the practice squad, and re-signed quarterback Mike White to the practice squad. Perine, a...

Los Angeles Chargers wide receiver Keenan Allen, left, is tackled by New York Jets linebacker Harvey Langi during the second half of an NFL football game Sunday, Nov. 22, 2020, in Inglewood, Calif. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong )

Chargers still learning how to put teams away in second half

Nov. 23, 2020 7:45 PM EST

The Los Angeles Chargers proved on Sunday that they can finally hang on to a lead. The next step is making sure opponents don't make it too close at the end. Los Angeles had a 31-13 lead midway through the third quarter against the Jets before New York was able to rally a bit. They were within one score at 34-26...