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Inconsistency is the NFL norm through 1st month of season

Sep. 27, 2021 03:34 AM EDT

Tom Brady led the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in rushing. The Kansas City Chiefs turned the ball over on their first three possessions. No surprise, the 2020 NFL conference champions lost Sunday. Three weeks into this season and inconsistency has become the...

Carlson's field goal gives Raiders 31-28 OT win over Miami

Sep. 26, 2021 22:10 PM EDT

LAS VEGAS (AP) — The Las Vegas Raiders are off to their best start since 2002. Coach Jon Gruden isn't about to nitpick about how they're winning. Reigning AFC Special Teams Player of the Week Daniel Carlson’s 22-yard field goal as time expired in...

Dolphins rally with Brissett falls short against Raiders

Sep. 26, 2021 21:50 PM EDT

LAS VEGAS (AP) — There are no moral victories in the eyes of the Miami Dolphins. Despite rallying from 11 points down in the fourth quarter to force overtime, the Dolphins feel they let some plays get away from them in a 31-28 loss against the Las...

The Latest: 49ers aim to join 5 other teams at 3-0

Sep. 26, 2021 20:13 PM EDT

The Latest on Week 3 in the NFL (all times EDT): ___ 8:10 p.m. The San Francisco 49ers are hoping to join five other teams at 3-0 as Week 3 of the NFL season winds down. The Niners are hosting Green Bay in the...

Raiders seek 1st 3-0 start since '02 when they host Dolphins

Sep. 25, 2021 17:37 PM EDT

MIAMI (1-1) at LAS VEGAS (2-0) Sunday, 4:05 p.m. EDT, CBS OPENING LINE: Raiders by 5 1/2, according to FanDuel SportsBook. AGAINST THE SPREAD: Miami 1-1; Las Vegas 2-0. SERIES RECORD: Raiders lead 20-19-1. ...

Column: Nassib coming out barely a blip for unbeaten Raiders

Sep. 24, 2021 17:59 PM EDT

There are all sorts of storylines swirling around the Las Vegas Raiders. They go into Sunday's game against Miami looking for their first 3-0 start in almost two decades. Quarterback Derek Carr is playing like an MVP. The defense is much improved. ...

Injury-riddled Steelers bracing for Burrow, Bengals

Sep. 24, 2021 16:24 PM EDT

CINCINNATI (1-1) at PITTSBURGH (1-1) Sunday, 1 p.m. EDT, CBS OPENING LINE: Steelers by 3, according to FanDuel SportsBook. AGAINST THE SPREAD: Cincinnati 2-0; Pittsburgh 1-1. SERIES RECORD: Steelers lead...

Carr, Raiders look to build on 2-0 start vs. Dolphins

Sep. 23, 2021 14:32 PM EDT

Derek Carr has heard all the accolades after his scintillating start to the season for the Las Vegas Raiders and has a message for those handing out praise: Cool it. The back-to-back wins over Baltimore and Pittsburgh and the prolific numbers are nice, but Carr knows that...

Derek Carr's aggressive play a boost for unbeaten Raiders

Sep. 23, 2021 03:23 AM EDT

HENDERSON, Nev. (AP) — Las Vegas coach Jon Gruden wants no part of negativity, and he doesn't want it anywhere near his Raiders. “There’s enough of it in politics, in our social world right now, and we’re here to try to create a positive Las Vegas vibe and have...

Roethlisberger, Watt among growing list of Steelers injuries

Sep. 21, 2021 13:57 PM EDT

PITTSBURGH (AP) — So much for the Pittsburgh Steelers’ very brief run with good health. Quarterback Ben Roethlisberger, outside linebackers T.J. Watt and Alex Highsmith, wide receiver Diontae Johnson and cornerback Joe Haden and inside linebacker Devin Bush are among...