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Crosby moves past standout game, turns focus to Steelers

Sep. 15, 2021 18:59 PM EDT

HENDERSON, Nev. (AP) — Maxx Crosby remembers his father coaching him during pee wee football with one major rule: “Don’t be all bark, but no bite.” It has stuck with the Las Vegas Raiders defensive end to this day. “I want to go out there...

Bills' Allen puts jitters aside to focus on facing Dolphins

Sep. 15, 2021 18:36 PM EDT

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — Josh Allen knows he can play much better, and didn’t need to be reminded Wednesday of everything that went wrong for him and the Buffalo Bills' offense during a season-opening dud. Whether it was experiencing jitters from playing in front of...

Dominant defensive front gives Steelers D plenty of options

Sep. 15, 2021 18:32 PM EDT

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Pittsburgh Steelers could have sent the house at Josh Allen. It would have been understandable. Preferable even. Yet they didn't. Mostly because they didn't have to. Perhaps even more importantly, they didn't need to. For all but a handful of snaps...

Coming off rough opening weekend, Pro Picks needs to rebound

Sep. 15, 2021 14:48 PM EDT

Opening week of the NFL season often includes upsets (Steelers, Dolphins), over-the-top achievements (Raiders, Eagles) and underwhelming performances (Packers, Titans). Finding the correct ones is a major challenge for prognosticators. Thus, a rugged start for Pro Picks....

Bucs, Chiefs start season in top 2 spots in AP Pro32 poll

Sep. 14, 2021 18:12 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — When it comes to winning, Tom Brady is accustomed to leading the NFL. After one week of the regular season, Brady and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers are in a familiar spot: on top of the first AP Pro32 poll of 2021. The defending Super...

Offensive line woes costly for Bills in loss to Steelers

Sep. 13, 2021 19:40 PM EDT

For all of the success the Buffalo Bills had on offense last season, their offensive line came up short when it mattered most in the AFC championship game. The new season picked up right where they left off. The Bills’ pass-happy attack never got...

Steelers upend expectations with decisive victory in Buffalo

Sep. 13, 2021 13:08 PM EDT

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The growing pains Ben Roethlisberger warned about were unmistakable. The Pittsburgh Steelers' new-look offensive line didn't muster much in the running game, leaving first-round pick Najee Harris with little room to work. The...

Bills remain defiant after season-opening dud to Steelers

Sep. 12, 2021 20:22 PM EDT

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — Bills safeties Micah Hyde and Jordan Poyer had a parting message as they exited the postgame interview room following Buffalo's season-opening dud. “Plenty of games left,” Hyde shouted. “No panic,” Poyer added. ...

The Latest: Mahomes rallies Chiefs to win over Browns

Sep. 12, 2021 19:38 PM EDT

The Latest on Week 1 in the NFL (all times EDT): ___ 7:40 p.m. The Kansas City Chiefs started slowly on Sunday but did more of what they've done quite a bit over the past few years — win. Patrick Mahomes...

Steelers rally to beat Bills 23-16 to open season

Sep. 12, 2021 18:53 PM EDT

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — Knowing it was going to take the Steelers' new-look offense time to find its footing, Ben Roethlisberger was counting on Pittsburgh’s defense to keep the score close. T.J. Watt and company delivered, with Pittsburgh getting the added bonus...