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After big game, Jones gives Packers another red zone option

Nov. 13, 2018 7:51 PM EST

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — Running back Aaron Jones' breakout game led to a breakthrough performance in the red zone for the Green Bay Packers. In Sunday's 31-12 victory over the Miami Dolphins, Jones rushed for a career-high 145 yards and two touchdowns. With Jones taking some of the pressure off quarterback...

Rivera: Anderson's frustration over role led to release

Nov. 13, 2018 7:27 PM EST

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Panthers coach Ron Rivera said C.J. Anderson's frustration with his smaller-than-expected role on offense contributed to the team's decision to release the former 1,000-yard rusher midway through the season. Rivera said he spoke recently to Anderson and could sense the veteran...

Titans waive fullback, sign RB Dawkins off practice squad

Nov. 13, 2018 7:18 PM EST

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Tennessee Titans have signed running back Dalyn Dawkins off their practice squad with David Fluellen out at least against Indianapolis with an injured knee. To clear space, the Titans waived fullback Jalston Fowler. They also signed defensive back Mike Jordan to the practice...

New York Giants finally get that winning feeling back

Nov. 13, 2018 7:14 PM EST

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — After five straight weeks of preparing and coming up empty, the New York Giants have something to smile about starting off a week. It's amazing what a win can do for a team. "Anytime you win, it kind of verifies that what you're doing is right," coach Pat Shurmur said Tuesday,...

Chiefs-Rams game moved from Mexico City to LA due to field

Nov. 13, 2018 7:02 PM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The NFL moved the Rams' Monday night showdown with the Kansas City Chiefs from Mexico City to Los Angeles on Tuesday due to the poor condition of the field at Azteca Stadium. The league announced the extraordinary decision six days before one of the most-anticipated regular-season games...

Chiefs' Patrick Mahomes continues to rewrite record books

Nov. 13, 2018 6:48 PM EST

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Patrick Mahomes walked off the field at Arrowhead Stadium on Sunday with another record on his resume and the Kansas City Chiefs another win toward earning the No. 1 seed in the AFC playoffs. He didn't have much chance to savor any of it. Mahomes quickly learned that the stepfather...

LA Rams designate WR Pharoh Cooper to return from IR

Nov. 13, 2018 6:48 PM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Receiver Pharoh Cooper will return to practice this week with the Los Angeles Rams after being sidelined since the season opener by an injured ankle. The Rams on Tuesday designated Cooper to return from injured reserve. He is eligible to return to the 53-man roster after spending eight...

Jets' frustrated Adams: 'I'm a winner. It's just tough'

Nov. 13, 2018 6:27 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Jamal Adams was still having a tough time trying to process everything two days later. The New York Jets playmaking safety absolutely can't stand losing, and the team's embarrassing 41-10 defeat at the hands of the Matt Barkley-led Buffalo Bills on Sunday stung him. "We just want to get...

Police: Ex-NFL player brandished sword during argument

Nov. 13, 2018 6:20 PM EST

ABERDEEN, N.J. (AP) — Police in New Jersey say a former NFL player threatened someone with a sword during an argument at a youth sports event. John "Charlie" Rogers Jr. turned himself in to Aberdeen police Monday and was charged with making terroristic threats, stalking and weapons offenses. The Asbury...

FANTASY PLAYS: Week 11 waiver adds with 6 teams on bye

Nov. 13, 2018 6:16 PM EST

Six teams — including all of the AFC East — are off this week. But besides the Patriots, no other team has essential fantasy starters to replace. San Francisco's break forces you to fill in for running back Matt Breida and tight end George Kittle. Cleveland's only regular fantasy starters are Nick...