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Patriots to play Bills minus leading tackler, Kyle Dugger

Dec. 06, 2021 19:19 PM EST

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — The New England Patriots are minus their top tackler, safety Kyle Dugger, for their game at the Buffalo Bills on Monday night. Dugger was placed on the reserve/COVID-19 list on Wednesday. Linebacker Jamie Collins returns after missing the past three weeks...

Last-play touchdown ends Campbell's lengthy victory drought

Dec. 06, 2021 16:43 PM EST

DETROIT (AP) — Dan Campbell had been waiting for 2,160 days to celebrate another win as an NFL coach. When it finally arrived, he was ready to celebrate. Jared Goff's touchdown pass to Amon-Ra St. Brown on the final play of Sunday's game gave the Detroit Lions 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...

Bills in familiar spot trailing Patriots as showdown looms

Dec. 02, 2021 19:16 PM EST

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — Bills safety Jordan Poyer can appreciate the message coach Sean McDermott is attempting to send in publicly referring to Buffalo’s next opponent as “the first-place New England Patriots.” Subtle or not, McDermott just might be reminding...

Shh! Denver Broncos mum on 11-game losing streak to Chiefs

Dec. 02, 2021 19:11 PM EST

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — The Denver Broncos have lost 11 consecutive games to the Kansas City Chiefs since scoring two touchdowns in the final 36 seconds for a stunning 31-24 win at Arrowhead Stadium on Sept. 27, 2015. That comeback propelled the Broncos on their Super...

Surging Patriots to face inconsistent Bills on Monday night

Dec. 02, 2021 12:10 PM EST

NEW ENGLAND (8-4) at BUFFALO (7-4) Monday, 8:15 p.m. EST, ESPN BETTING LINE: New England by 2 1/2, according to FanDuel SportsBook. AGAINST THE SPREAD: New England 8-4; Buffalo 7-4. SERIES RECORD: Patriots...

Patriots expecting to have hands full against creative Bills

Dec. 01, 2021 19:28 PM EST

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — In Devin McCourty’s 12 NFL seasons, the Patriots safety has seen plenty of the Buffalo Bills. He’s never seen them playing as well and as difficult to figure out as they’ve been the past three seasons. “You kind of...

Flo and Joe: Dolphins-Giants coaches have lots of history

Dec. 01, 2021 11:57 AM EST

MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. (AP) — Their kids are friends, even were classmates in some cases. All their wives are close with one another. The group has won together, lost together, celebrated Super Bowl championships together. And this weekend, they’ll all reunite — just...

Bills return starters at practice in preparing to host Pats

Nov. 30, 2021 18:27 PM EST

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — Difficult as it will be to replace the loss of Tre’Davious White in the Bills secondary, Buffalo is getting healthier up front on both lines just in time for a key AFC East showdown against the New England Patriots. The Bills returned to...

Cards, Packers, Bucs remain top 3 in AP Pro32 poll

Nov. 30, 2021 17:54 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — The status quo reigns at the top of the AP Pro32 poll. The Arizona Cardinals, Green Bay Packers and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers retained the top three spots in the latest poll. The Cardinals, who were on a bye last week, received eight...