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Column: Inconsistency the norm through Week 3 of NFL season

Sep. 27, 2021 17:07 PM 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, both 2020 NFL conference champions lost Sunday. Three weeks into this season and inconsistency has become the...

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...

NFL adds Monday night to Wild Card Weekend

Sep. 24, 2021 10:59 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — The NFL is adding Monday night to its Wild Card Weekend. The league announced Friday that it will play one of its first six playoff games on Monday night, beginning with this season. The NFL added a third wild-card team in each...

LA Rams host Buccaneers in early meeting of NFC contenders

Sep. 23, 2021 12:57 PM EDT

INGLEWOOD, Calif. (AP) — Whenever Bruce Arians' teams face Matthew Stafford, the veteran coach makes a point to hit the field early on Sunday morning just to watch the quarterback's pregame workout. Even after nearly two years of watching Tom Brady on a weekly basis,...

Champion Buccaneers visit aspiring Rams in NFC showdown

Sep. 23, 2021 10:42 AM EDT

TAMPA BAY (2-0) at LOS ANGELES RAMS (2-0) Sunday, 4:25 p.m. EDT, Fox OPENING LINE: Rams by 1, according to FanDuel SportsBook AGAINST THE SPREAD: Tampa Bay 1-1 Los Angeles 1-1. SERIES RECORD: Rams lead 17-9. ...

Winless Colts trying to turn around season without Wentz

Sep. 20, 2021 17:27 PM EDT

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Indianapolis started this season with playoff expectations and Super Bowl hopes. A rare 0-2 start already is threatening to derail those plans. The Colts have lost two home games, are about to embark on a brutal three-game road...

Analysis: 6 NFL playoff teams don't panic, avoid 0-2 starts

Sep. 20, 2021 10:15 AM EDT

Judging NFL teams after one game has always been foolish. It’s even more absurd in a 17-game season. The Bills, Titans, Ravens, Browns, Bears and Washington lost their season openers after making the playoffs last season. No panic. Each team rebounded with a victory in...

Packers' defensive woes put focus on Barry before Lions game

Sep. 19, 2021 12:54 PM EDT

Green Bay Packers defensive coordinator Joe Barry said at his introductory news conference that the adversity he encountered in two unsuccessful stints filling the same role in Detroit and Washington made him a better coach. It sure hasn't taken long for him to take a few...

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,...

49ers RB Raheem Mostert to undergo season-ending surgery

Sep. 14, 2021 21:16 PM EDT

San Francisco 49ers running back Raheem Mostert will undergo season-ending surgery on his knee after getting injured in the season opener. Coach Kyle Shanahan had said Mostert was expected to miss eight weeks because of chipped cartilage in his knee, but Mostert announced...