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Friday's Scores

Sep. 18, 2021 01:28 AM EDT

PREP FOOTBALL= Alabama Christian Academy 48, Dale County 14 Alexandria 51, Corner 15 Aliceville 37, Cold Springs 0 American Christian Academy 34, Bibb County 12 Andalusia 58, Charles...

Friday's Scores

Sep. 18, 2021 01:25 AM EDT

PREP FOOTBALL= Apex Middle Creek 20, Holly Springs 12 Asheville 54, North Davidson 0 Asheville Erwin 27, Enka 0 Avery County 58, Rosman 12 Bartlett Yancey 44, Graham 22 ...

Sign of times: Jets defense out to eliminate explosive plays

Sep. 17, 2021 17:39 PM EDT

FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) — Jeff Ulbrich walked into his office on his first day as the New York Jets' defensive coordinator and found a handmade sign on display waiting for him. It simply read in bold letters written in black marker: “ELIMINATE EXPLOSIVES!!” ...

Sore ankle keeps Bradley Chubb questionable for Jacksonville

Sep. 17, 2021 17:36 PM EDT

DENVER (AP) — Bradley Chubb will set foot on a high school field in Jacksonville to take stock of a sore ankle that sidelined him for the season opener. The Denver Broncos plan to carefully monitor the outside linebacker during a walkthrough Saturday to see if the ankle...

Packers put opening loss behind them as they host Lions

Sep. 17, 2021 14:19 PM EDT

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — The Green Bay Packers don’t believe a lopsided loss to start the season should impact their sky-high expectations for what they can accomplish this year. But it sure raises the stakes as they prepare to face the Detroit Lions in a Monday night...

Lions, Packers attempt to bounce back after losing openers

Sep. 17, 2021 14:18 PM EDT

DETROIT (0-1) at GREEN BAY (0-1) Monday, 8:15 p.m., EDT, ESPN OPENING LINE: Packers by 11 1/2, according to FanDuel SportsBook AGAINST THE SPREAD: Lions 0-1, Packers 0-1 SERIES RECORD: Packers lead 62-54-3...

Payton: Saints to spend Week 3 at TCU, then return home.

Sep. 17, 2021 13:27 PM EDT

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — The New Orleans Saints have decided to continue practicing at TCU next week in preparation for their Week 3 game at New England before returning to their New Orleans-area headquarters in Week 4, when they will host the New York Giants in the Superdome, coach Sean Payton...

Seahawks-Titans heads Week 2 games with 2020 playoff teams

Sep. 16, 2021 23:50 PM 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,...

Syracuse hosts in-state rival Albany with a lot at stake

Sep. 16, 2021 18:40 PM EDT

Must-win games usually don't happen this early in the season. For Syracuse, Game 3 has that sort of feel to it. Win, and the Orange (1-1) are back on track. A loss to in-state foe Albany (0-2) on Saturday in the Carrier Dome would be a blow to a team trying to restore a...

Broncos stars Miller, Chubb could reunite against Jaguars

Sep. 16, 2021 17:23 PM EDT

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — One of the NFL’s most dominant pass-rushing duos could be on the field together for the first time in nearly two years Sunday. It would be somewhat fitting if it happened against Jacksonville, which has lost a franchise-record 16 consecutive...