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Brady throws for 2 TDs, SB champions dominate Eagles 31-15

Jan. 16, 2022 23:11 PM EST

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — As the game clock expired, Tom Brady raised his arms in triumph along the sideline, whirled and tossed a football into the stands. The Tampa Bay Buccaneers and their jubilant 44-year-old quarterback took the first step on what they hope will be a journey back to...

Patriots, Jones end season with a dud in 47-17 loss to Bills

Jan. 16, 2022 02:10 AM EST

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — After gaining so much ground during Mac Jones’ rookie season, the New England Patriots faltered at the finish. Throttled 47-17 by the Buffalo Bills in a wild-card playoff game on Saturday night, the loss showed how much progress the Patriots still need...

Allen-led Bills throttle division rival Patriots, 47-17

Jan. 16, 2022 01:11 AM EST

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — The lingering sting of being embarrassed on home turf by the New England Patriots didn’t sit well with defensive end Jerry Hughes and the Buffalo Bills. On Saturday night, the Bills did something about it by erasing any doubt of who now rules the AFC...

Dugger, Hightower active for Pats' playoff game versus Bills

Jan. 15, 2022 19:20 PM EST

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — New England defensive back Kyle Dugger and linebacker Dont’a Hightower returned to the lineup for the Patriots' wild-card playoff game at the Buffalo Bills on Saturday night after missing last week’s regular-season finale. Dugger was sidelined by a...

'It's like the Bahamas': Bills fans brave frigid weather

Jan. 15, 2022 19:14 PM EST

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — There’s no “Brrrrrrr” in Bills Mafia. Amid the warm orange glow of Bunsen burners lightning up the parking lots surrounding Highmark Stadium, frigid, single-digit temperatures didn’t prevent Buffalo Bills fans from throwing a party in the hours...

Bills' DE Hughes primed for 'slobber-knocker' against Pats

Jan. 14, 2022 18:03 PM EST

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — If this is the end of the line for Jerry Hughes’ career, the Buffalo Bills defensive end is primed for the playoffs. Whether it’s facing the rival New England Patriots for a third time in seven weeks or the prospect of playing in potentially sub-zero...

Brady, SB champion Bucs launch repeat bid against Eagles

Jan. 14, 2022 14:42 PM EST

PHILADELPHIA (9-8) at TAMPA BAY (13-4) Sunday, 1 p.m. EST, FOX BETTING LINE: Buccaneers by 8½, according to FanDuel SportsBook. AGAINST THE SPREAD: Eagles 9-8, Buccaneers 9-8. SERIES RECORD: Tied 10-10. LAST MEETING:...

Rival Patriots, Bills to meet in playoffs for only 2nd time

Jan. 14, 2022 10:18 AM EST

PATRIOTS (10-7) at BUFFALO (11-6) Saturday, 8:15 p.m. EST, CBS BETTING LINE: Bills by 4, according to FanDuel Sportsbook. AGAINST THE SPREAD: Patriots 10-7; Bills 10-7. SERIES RECORD: Patriots lead 77-46-1. LAST MEETING:...

Titans hope third time is charm as top seed in AFC playoffs

Jan. 13, 2022 23:39 PM EST

No team ever needed a first-round bye in the playoffs more than the Tennessee Titans, who used a record 91 players this season, most ever in a non-strike season. The Titans (12-5) edged perennial power Kansas City (12-5) for the top seed and the lone bye in the AFC playoffs. ...

Louisville adds ex-Super Bowl MVP Deion Branch to program

Jan. 13, 2022 17:49 PM EST

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Louisville coach Scott Satterfield has named former Cardinals standout and Super Bowl MVP Deion Branch as the program's director of player development. Branch played 12 NFL seasons with the New England Patriots and Seattle Seahawks. He caught 21 passes in two...