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Linsley making big impact for Chargers on and off field

Dec. 08, 2021 22:16 PM EST

COSTA MESA, Calif. (AP) — Even though Corey Linsley has had a hectic first season with the Los Angeles Chargers, it hasn't affected his ability to make an impact on and off the field. Linsley became the NFL's highest-paid center in March when he signed a five-year, $62.5 million...

Burrow says injured pinky won't sideline him against 49ers

Dec. 08, 2021 14:09 PM EST

CINCINNATI (AP) — Cincinnati Bengals quarterback Joe Burrow says his injured pinky finger on his throwing hand won't keep him out of Sunday's game against the San Francisco 49ers. The finger was dislocated last Sunday when the second-year quarterback was strip-sacked on the...

Giants close to 5th straight losing season after Miami loss

Dec. 06, 2021 19:34 PM EST

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — As the losses mounted over the course of the season, the New York Giants could always look at the standings in the weak NFC and recognize they were a game or so out of a wild-card playoff berth. It's time to end the wishful thinking. The Giants (4-8)...

Chargers' defense finally rises to occasion when needed most

Dec. 06, 2021 18:37 PM EST

Chargers coach Brandon Staley said last week he was looking for that performance from which he could say the defense was the driving factor in a win. He finally got that on Sunday against Cincinnati. Los Angeles forced four turnovers, including a defensive touchdown,...

Chargers place Allen on NFL's reserve/COVID-19 list

Dec. 06, 2021 18:36 PM EST

Los Angeles Chargers wide receiver Keenan Allen was placed on the NFL's reserve/COVID-19 list Monday. Coach Brandon Staley said that Allen's status "is day to day right now, and hopefully we’ll have some good news on him in the next few days.” The Chargers (7-5)...

Banged-up Bengals dealing with Burrow's finger injury

Dec. 06, 2021 16:57 PM EST

CINCINNATI (AP) — The Cincinnati Bengals came into Sunday's home game riding a wave of momentum and confidence after a pair of dominating wins. By the end of the afternoon, the mistake-prone Bengals were left to contemplate a strange 41-22 loss to the Los Angeles Chargers....

Chiefs keep AFC West lead with 22-9 victory over Broncos

Dec. 06, 2021 00:35 AM EST

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Chiefs' Andy Reid is an offensive-minded coach to his core, so the Kansas City defense must have done something special against the Denver Broncos on Sunday night for him to call its performance “beautiful.” Three turnovers. Three...

Bengals' momentum screeches to halt in messy Chargers loss

Dec. 05, 2021 19:22 PM EST

CINCINNATI (AP) — Joe Mixon's first fumble in a long time was a costly one — just one small slice of a rough day for the Cincinnati Bengals. Joe Burrow threw two interceptions, lost a fumble and was sacked six times during Cincinnati's 41-22 loss to Justin Herbert and...

Up-and-down Chargers hold off Bengals for 41-22 victory

Dec. 05, 2021 18:58 PM EST

CINCINNATI (AP) — Justin Herbert and the Los Angeles Chargers know how to bounce back after a tough stretch. They've been doing it all season long. Herbert passed for three touchdowns and Tevaughn Campbell returned a Joe Mixon fumble 61 yards for a...

Broncos hope to keep AFC West jumbled against Chiefs

Dec. 04, 2021 11:33 AM EST

The Broncos don't beat the Chiefs. Andy Reid almost never loses coming off a bye. The NFL flexed Denver at Kansas City with those facts staring directly at the league Well, yes. Sunday night's game, which replaces San Francisco at...