Latest Lamar Jackson News

The Latest: Colts rule out Marlon Mack with hand injury

Nov. 17, 2019 3:32 PM EST

The Latest on Week 11 in the NFL (all times EST): 3:15 p.m. Colts running back Marlon Mack left the game against Jacksonville in the third quarter with a hand injury and has been ruled out. Mack had run 14 times for 109 yards and one touchdown. A few plays later, rookie cornerback Rock Ya-Sin also limped from the...

NFL looking for next generation of stars _ ages 9-12

Nov. 17, 2019 12:35 PM EST

The NFL is looking for the next generation of youth football stars to help usher in its second century. The league launched a casting call Sunday asking parents and youth coaches of boys and girls ages 9-12 to submit videos of the kids’ best moves on the football field for a chance to attend Super Bowl 54...

QB showdown of Watson vs. Jackson highlights Week 11

Nov. 17, 2019 12:32 PM EST

Gentlemen, start your engines. An AFC showdown featuring Houston's Deshaun Watson and Baltimore's Lamar Jackson highlights the NFL's Week 11 schedule. It’s intriguing enough to overshadow a 2018 Super Bowl rematch between New England and Philadelphia. Aside from a key matchup of two of the AFC's top three...

Kaepernick determined to showcase skills in strange tryout

Nov. 15, 2019 4:48 PM EST

Colin Kaepernick has to audition for a job in a workout strangely organized by the NFL while other quarterbacks with lesser talent were given opportunities over the past three years. Of course, the reason Kaepernick hasn't played in a game since New Year's Day 2017 goes beyond football. Kaepernick has been exiled...

Texans-Ravens Preview Capsule

Nov. 14, 2019 5:05 PM EST

HOUSTON (6-3) at BALTIMORE (7-2) Sunday, 1 p.m. ET, CBS OPENING LINE — Ravens by 4 RECORD VS. SPREAD — Houston 5-4, Baltimore 4-4-1 SERIES RECORD — Baltimore leads 8-2 LAST MEETING — Ravens beat Texans 23-16, Nov. 27, 2017 LAST WEEK — Texans bye (beat Jaguars 26-3 on Nov. 3),...

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...

Rams aren’t flying high on offense anymore

Nov. 14, 2019 2:06 AM EST

The Los Angeles Rams' high-flying offense hasn't recovered from its Super Bowl crash. The Rams (5-4) have not scored a touchdown in 19 drives and they're averaging 7.8 fewer points per game than last season. Sean McVay's innovative ideas that helped turn the Rams into NFC champions in just his second season seem...

Ravens’ Jackson masters art of winning while having fun

Nov. 13, 2019 10:35 PM EST

OWINGS MILLS, Md. (AP) — There are times when Lamar Jackson displays the style and exuberance of a youngster playing football on the street with friends. Seemingly unaffected by the responsibility of being an NFL starting quarterback, Jackson relishes the opportunity to run, pass and match wits with...

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...

Cowboys build model by paying line, Pats win another way

Nov. 12, 2019 6:38 PM EST

Travis Frederick didn't fully understand the business of football when the Dallas Cowboys drafted their center six years ago and made him an instant starter. Eventually, the four-time Pro Bowler saw what Dallas was trying to build by using first-round picks on offensive linemen three times in four drafts after...