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Seahawks-Titans heads Week 2 games with 2020 playoff teams

Sep. 18, 2021 09:32 AM EDT

Russell Wilson put off watching film for an extra hour to join Peyton and Eli Manning and provide commentary on the alternate “Monday Night Football” broadcast as the Ravens-Raiders thriller went to overtime. After carving up the Colts’ secondary in the opener,...

Analysis: Takeaways can win games, giveaways lose them

Sep. 17, 2021 10:46 AM EDT

So it's the day after an NFL game. Or the day before. Or the morning of. And there are the coaches, reminding players about how damaging giveaways can be and how rewarding takeaways are. Call it the Turnover Topic. Heading into Week 2 of the schedule,...

Browns look to even record after tough KC loss, host Texans

Sep. 17, 2021 10:09 AM EDT

HOUSTON (1-0) at CLEVELAND (0-1) Sunday, 1 p.m. EDT, CBS OPENING LINE: Browns by 12 1/2, according to FanDuel SportsBook AGAINST THE SPREAD: Texans 1-0; Browns 1-0. SERIES RECORD: Texans lead 7-4. ...

Texans' QB Taylor back to face Mayfield, Browns in Week 2

Sep. 16, 2021 16:18 PM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — Brash and even a little belligerent, Baker Mayfield waltzed into the NFL thinking he had things figured out. He quickly learned he had a lot to learn. Tyrod Taylor taught him. When Cleveland fans fill FirstEnergy Stadium on Sunday...

Chiefs' Mathieu ready to take field after COVID-19 bout

Sep. 16, 2021 16:11 PM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Tyrann Mathieu kept hoping, even as the days slowly went by and he returned one positive test after another, that he would be cleared of COVID-19 in time to join the Kansas City Chiefs for their season opener against Cleveland. He was. Just...

Mayfield delivers strong message to Browns after loss in KC

Sep. 15, 2021 17:00 PM EDT

BEREA, Ohio (AP) — Baker Mayfield may have saved his strongest delivery for Sunday's postgame. Moments after throwing a game-sealing interception with 1:09 left that gave the Chiefs a 33-29 win over the Browns in the season opener, Cleveland's quarterback quickly made...

Browns' Beckham not ready after surgery, 2021 debut delayed

Sep. 15, 2021 13:49 PM EDT

BEREA, Ohio (AP) — Browns star wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. isn't ready to play following knee surgery and won't make his debut Sunday against Houston. Coach Kevin Stefanski ruled Beckham out Tuesday, saying he will practice on a limited basis this week but will sit...

Reid, Mahomes lead Chiefs to comeback win over Browns

Sep. 13, 2021 18:28 PM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Just about everyone inside the Kansas City Chiefs locker room remained confident on Sunday when the upstart Cleveland Browns scored a touchdown to take a 29-20 lead early in the fourth quarter. The reasons were standing on their sideline: Andy...

Browns handed more tough lessons in another loss to Chiefs

Sep. 13, 2021 16:59 PM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — Baker Mayfield lay face down in the grass, slamming his hands in frustration into the Arrowhead Stadium turf after the Browns' final mistake. Revenge against Kansas City slipped away. Unable to put away the Chiefs for the second...

Texans start strong but must improve before trip to Browns

Sep. 13, 2021 13:42 PM EDT

HOUSTON (AP) — Quarterback Tyrod Taylor’s solid debut for Houston helped the Texans overcome the absence of Deshaun Watson and start the season with a victory over the Jaguars. Now the Texans will look to improve before a much bigger test this week when they travel to...