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Pats promote Bryant to active roster, place Winovich on IR

Oct. 19, 2021 18:17 PM EDT

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — The Patriots promoted defensive back Myles Bryant from the practice squad to the 53-man roster on Tuesday and placed linebacker Chase Winovich on injured reserve. Winovich left in the third quarter of Sunday's 35-29 loss to the Cowboys with a...

Chargers go into bye week on down note after loss to Ravens

Oct. 18, 2021 19:47 PM EDT

The good news for Brandon Staley and the Los Angeles Chargers is they go into their bye week tied for the AFC West lead at 4-2. The bad news is that they are coming off their worst game of the season. The Chargers were outplayed in all three phases...

Prescott says calf injury not an issue as Cowboys enter bye

Oct. 18, 2021 19:15 PM EDT

FRISCO, Texas (AP) — Dak Prescott promised not to miss any time after straining his right calf on the touchdown pass in overtime that gave the Dallas Cowboys their first win at New England since 1987. The star quarterback believes he can deliver on that vow because the...

Secondary issues on display in Patriots' OT loss to Cowboys

Oct. 18, 2021 15:42 PM EDT

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — The Patriots spent heavily this offseason hoping to patch the holes of a team that finished 7-9 in 2020 and on the outside of the playoffs for the first time since 2008. Through six games of 2021, those efforts have added up to them being...

Cam Newton says he's vaccinated and ready for NFL return

Oct. 18, 2021 12:08 PM EDT

Cam Newton says he has been vaccinated against contracting COVID-19 and is ready to return to the NFL. The quarterback who was cut by New England just before the season began published a video on his YouTube channel saying it's time to get back into pro football. He is a...

Analysis: NFL loaded with mediocre teams 6 weeks into season

Oct. 18, 2021 10:35 AM EDT

Six weeks into the NFL season and each conference has only six teams with a winning record. A league that prides itself on parity is loaded with mediocre and poor teams. Five clubs have one win, the Lions are winless and four division races are all...

Patriots' resolve unshaken after falling to 0-4 at home

Oct. 17, 2021 22:56 PM EDT

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — For 60 minutes, the New England Patriots had an answer for nearly everything the Dallas Cowboys threw at them. But as they trudged off the field following a 35-29 overtime loss on Sunday, they had to confront the reality that they're not quite...

Prescott TD pass lifts Cowboys to 35-29 OT win over Pats

Oct. 17, 2021 21:38 PM EDT

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — Dak Prescott wasn't going to let anything prevent him from enjoying the moment. While his team celebrated around him after he threw 35-yard touchdown pass to CeeDee Lamb in overtime to beat the New Patriots 35-29 Sunday, the Cowboys quarterback...

The Latest: Pats-Cowboys becomes NFL's 10th OT game

Oct. 17, 2021 19:46 PM EDT

The Latest on Week 6 in the NFL (all times EDT): 7:40 p.m. For the fourth time this season there have been two overtimes in a week. The Cowboys and Patriots headed to OT tied at 29 after Minnesota beat Carolina 34-28 in extra time...

Panthers place McCaffrey on IR; RB can't return until Week 9

Oct. 16, 2021 14:00 PM EDT

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The Carolina Panthers have placed running back Christian McCaffrey on injured reserve, meaning he will miss at least the next three games with a hamstring injury. McCaffrey already has missed two games, both Carolina losses. ...