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Chiefs could be without Clark, Ward for game vs Chargers

Sep. 24, 2021 14:36 PM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Chiefs defensive end Frank Clark strained his hamstring and cornerback Charvarius Ward strained his quad in practice this week, leaving the status of both in doubt for their game against the Los Angeles Chargers this weekend. Clark missed most of...

Villanueva experiencing ups and downs after joining Ravens

Sep. 24, 2021 12:31 PM EDT

OWINGS MILLS, Md. (AP) — Alejandro Villanueva's military background gives him a unique perspective on life as an offensive tackle. It's pretty intense. “I think that offensive linemen are very dark people in a lot of ways,” Villanueva said...

Packers-Niners renew now familiar NFL rivalry on Sunday

Sep. 24, 2021 01:08 AM EDT

If it seems as if the Packers have transferred to the NFC West or the 49ers moved to the NFC North, blame the schedule makers at league headquarters. When Green Bay (1-1) visits San Francisco (2-0) on Sunday, it will be the fourth trip to the Bay Area for the Cheeseheads...

Chargers, Chiefs trying to stay out of AFC West cellar

Sep. 23, 2021 16:28 PM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — You'd be hard pressed to find anyone a couple of weeks ago that didn't think Patrick Mahomes and the Kansas City Chiefs were headed for their sixth consecutive AFC West championship this season. It would have been just as tough finding anyone who...

Chiefs confident Edwards-Helaire can turn around ground game

Sep. 23, 2021 13:29 PM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — There were eyebrows raised across the league for two very different reasons when Kansas City Chiefs general manager Brett Veach spent a first-round pick on running back Clyde Edwards-Helaire last year. The first reason: The Chiefs already had...

Chiefs welcome Chargers for important early AFC West game

Sep. 23, 2021 13:02 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES CHARGERS (1-1) at KANSAS CITY (1-1) Sunday, 1 p.m. EDT, CBS OPENING LINE: Chiefs by 6 1/2, according to FanDuel SportsBook. AGAINST THE SPREAD: Los Angeles 1-1; Kansas City 1-1. SERIES RECORD:...

Ravens expected to roll over lowly Lions in the Motor city

Sep. 23, 2021 10:59 AM EDT

BALTIMORE (1-1) at DETROIT (0-2) Sunday, 1 p.m. EDT, CBS OPENING LINE: Ravens by 9, according to FanDuel SportsBook. AGAINST THE SPREAD: Ravens 1-1, Lions 1-1. SERIES RECORD: Ravens lead 4-1. ...

Herbert, Chargers continue to have struggles in red zone

Sep. 22, 2021 20:24 PM EDT

COSTA MESA, Calif. (AP) — Justin Herbert has mostly picked up from where he left off last season when was the AP NFL Offensive Rookie of the Year. But there are some areas of concern as the Los Angeles Chargers prepare to face the Kansas City Chiefs on Sunday. ...

Chiefs defense searching for answers after loss to Ravens

Sep. 22, 2021 15:14 PM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Chiefs defensive coordinator Steve Spagnuolo has a lot on his mind these days. He needs to find some sort of pass rush, which has been unable to generate pressure on the Browns' Baker Mayfield in Week 1 and the Ravens' Lamar Jackson on Sunday...

Brady, Bucs are unanimous top team in latest AP Pro32 poll

Sep. 21, 2021 18:15 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Through the first two weeks of the regular season, Tom Brady looks as good as ever. Brady is a combined 56 for 86 for 655 yards with nine touchdown passes and two interceptions. And led by the seven-time Super Bowl winner, the...