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Brady, Buccaneers look to sweep season series with Falcons

Dec. 03, 2021 00:20 AM EST

TAMPA BAY (8-3) at ATLANTA (5-6) Sunday, 1 p.m. EST, Fox BETTING LINE: Buccaneers by 11, according to FanDuel SportsBook. AGAINST THE SPREAD: Buccaneers 5-6; Falcons 5-6. SERIES RECORD: Tied 28-28. ...

Falcons try to put some heat on Brady, Bucs in NFC South

Dec. 02, 2021 23:41 PM EST

ATLANTA (AP) — Tom Brady and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers are cruising in the NFC South. The Atlanta Falcons would like to put a little pressure on the defending Super Bowl champions. After losing at Tampa Bay in Week 2, the Falcons get another crack at...

Rams' 'All-Stars,' rebuilding Jags look to snap 3-game skids

Dec. 02, 2021 18:45 PM EST

INGLEWOOD, Calif. (AP) — The Los Angeles Rams faced one of the NFL's worst teams at home in December last season. The New York Jets left SoFi Stadium with their first victory, and the Rams were left with the most embarrassing loss of coach Sean McVay's career. So...

Tim Tebow would 'love' to coach but focused on charity work

Dec. 02, 2021 12:50 PM EST

Tim Tebow was visiting with Auburn athletic director Allen Greene along with fellow members of ESPN’s SEC Nation crew when he got a text message from a friend last week congratulating him on becoming the head coach at Florida. “I’m like: ‘What do you mean?...

Rams seek return to winning ways against struggling Jaguars

Dec. 02, 2021 11:58 AM EST

JACKSONVILLE (2-9) at LOS ANGELES RAMS (7-4) Sunday, 4:05 p.m. EST, Fox OPENING LINE: Rams by 13, according to FanDuel SportsBook. AGAINST THE SPREAD: Tennessee 4-7, Los Angeles 4-7. SERIES RECORD: Rams lead...

Florida man charged with killing 21-year-old woman in 1983

Dec. 01, 2021 11:15 AM EST

DELRAY BEACH, Fla. (AP) — A man who had long been considered a person of interest in the killing of a 21-year-old South Florida woman has been arrested after 38 years, officials said. Ralph Williams, 59, was arrested Monday in Jacksonville and charged with the death of...

Police: Former UCF football player fatally shot by father

Nov. 30, 2021 17:37 PM EST

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — A former football player at the University of Central Florida was fatally shot during an altercation with his father and his mother was wounded, authorities said Tuesday. Otis Anderson Jr. was killed late Monday during the argument with his...

Jaguars' Urban Meyer says he's not a candidate at Notre Dame

Nov. 30, 2021 16:27 PM EST

Urban Meyer says he will not be Notre Dame's next head coach. The Jacksonville Jaguars coach flatly squashed any speculation about his immediate future when asked by The Associated Press on Tuesday about the vacancy at Notre Dame created by Brian Kelly's abrupt departure...

Titans finally reach bye week with chance to rest, heal up

Nov. 29, 2021 16:23 PM EST

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — No NFL team needs its bye week as much as the Tennessee Titans. The Titans (8-4) finally get to rest and heal up some of the many injured players for a stretch run to finish the season. Tennessee has used 86 different players this season, most...

Patterson's presence felt as Falcons get running game going

Nov. 29, 2021 15:57 PM EST

ATLANTA (AP) — Cordarrelle Patterson made sure the Falcons finally produced a 100-yard rusher after they went 22 games without one. It couldn’t have come at a better time. Patterson, in his ninth season and first with Atlanta, ran for a...