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NFL: Chargers-Broncos game still on despite COVID-19 cases

Oct. 30, 2020 2:53 PM EDT

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — The NFL said Friday that the Los Angeles Chargers' game at Denver this weekend isn't in jeopardy after players on both teams tested positive for the novel coronavirus. “No, it is not. There’s no change to the status of the game,” NFL spokesman Brian McCarthy...

New England Patriots wide receiver Julian Edelman makes a diving catch in front of Seattle Seahawks strong safety Jamal Adams during the second half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Sept. 20, 2020, in Seattle. (AP Photo/John Froschauer)

Belichick doesn't think Edelman's surgery is season ending

Oct. 30, 2020 1:50 PM EDT

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — Patriots coach Bill Belichick doesn’t expect a surgical procedure that Julian Edelman underwent on his ailing knee this week will keep the receiver sidelined for the rest of the season. But it will at a minimum keep Edelman off the field Sunday when the Patriots visit AFC...

Florida man arrested in crash that killed NFL player's dad

Oct. 29, 2020 8:26 PM EDT

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — A Florida man has been charged in a traffic crash that killed a longtime police captain who was the father of New England Patriots running back James White. Authorities said Thursday that 32-year-old Daniel Tucker Chamblin of Hollywood surrendered and was being held in the...

Buffalo Bills' Tre'Davious White, right, breaks up a pass intended for New York Jets' Breshad Perriman during the first half of an NFL football game Sunday, Oct. 25, 2020, in East Rutherford, N.J. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)

Bills don't miss Brady in preparing to face Newton-led Pats

Oct. 29, 2020 6:37 PM EDT

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — Buffalo Bills cornerback Tre’Davious White was happy to bid Tom Brady good riddance once he departed New England and the AFC East for Tampa Bay this offseason — with but one slight regret. Difficult as it was to spend his first three seasons facing the Patriots'...

Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback Tom Brady (12) greets Las Vegas Raiders quarterback Derek Carr (4) after an NFL football game, Sunday, Oct. 25, 2020, in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/David Becker)

Brady and Bucs rolling coming to NJ to face Judge and Giants

Oct. 29, 2020 6:23 PM EDT

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — Before getting the New York Giants job, Joe Judge was mentored by two of the football's best active coaches: Nick Saban of Alabama and Bill Belichick of the Patriots. It probably wouldn't be wrong to add a third name to the group: Tom Brady. The four-time Super Bowl MVP worked...

New England Patriots head coach Bill Belichick, right, gives instructions to linebacker Ja'Whaun Bentley (51) in the first half of an NFL football game against the San Francisco 49ers, Sunday, Oct. 25, 2020, in Foxborough, Mass. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa)

Patriots embracing role of chaser after 3 straight losses

Oct. 29, 2020 5:27 PM EDT

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — The Patriots have grown accustomed to playing the role of front-runner in the AFC East under Bill Belichick. But at 2-4 for the first time since 2000 and in their first season without Tom Brady since he joined the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, the team that has won 11 straight division...

Another NFC West showdown as Seahawks host 49ers

Oct. 29, 2020 11:50 AM EDT

SAN FRANCISCO (4-3) at SEATTLE (5-1) Sunday, 4:25 p.m. ET, Fox OPENING LINE - Seahawks by 6 1/2 RECORD VS. SPREAD - 49ers 4-3; Seahawks 4-2 SERIES RECORD - Seahawks lead 26-17 LAST MEETING - 49ers beat Seahawks 26-21, Dec. 29, 2019 at Seattle LAST WEEK - 49ers beat Patriots 33-6; Seahawks lost to Cardinals 37-34,...

AFC East-leading Bills seek to crack Pats' run of dominance

Oct. 29, 2020 11:34 AM EDT

NEW ENGLAND (2-4) at BUFFALO (5-2) Sunday, 1 p.m. ET, CBS OPENING LINE - Bills by 3 RECORD VS. SPREAD - Patriots 2-4; Bills 3-4 SERIES RECORD - Patriots lead 76-43-1 LAST MEETING - Patriots beat Bills, 24-17 on Dec. 21, 2019 at New England LAST WEEK - Patriots lost to 49ers 33-6; Bills beat Jets, 18-10 AP PRO32...

Old Pats meet: Brady and Buccaneers face Judge and Giants

Oct. 29, 2020 10:10 AM EDT

TAMPA BAY BUCCANEERS (5-2) at NEW YORK GIANTS (1-6) Monday, 8:15 p.m. ET, ESPN OPENING LINE - Buccaneers by 8 1/2 RECORD VS. SPREAD - Tampa Bay 4-2-1; Giants 4-3 SERIES RECORD - Giants lead 16-7 LAST MEETING - Giants beat Buccaneers 32-31 on Sept. 22, 2019 at Tampa LAST WEEK - Buccaneers beat Raiders 45-20;...

Patriots place LB Brandon Copeland on injured reserve

Oct. 28, 2020 8:23 PM EDT

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — The Patriots have placed linebacker Brandon Copeland on injured reserve, the latest blow to a team that has lost three straight. New England announced the move Wednesday. The Patriots also placed tight end Jake Burt on practice squad injured reserve. Copeland has appeared in six...