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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:...

Scoring in NFL takes biggest drop in more than 40 years

Jan. 12, 2022 02:56 AM EST

The NFL's steady increase in offensive production took a step back this season. The average points per game for teams dropped from a record 24.8 in 2021 to 23 this season as improved defense, some quarterback-related COVID absences, more holding calls and visiting teams dealing with...

Busy, crucial offseason begins for Jets' Zach Wilson

Jan. 11, 2022 18:34 PM EST

FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) — Zach Wilson is heading into the offseason armed with a lengthy list. The New York Jets quarterback intends to work on his weaknesses and solidify his strengths after a down-and-up rookie season. Wilson is keeping the specific to-do items on...

Jets, Lions staffs to coach at Senior Bowl in Alabama

Jan. 11, 2022 12:12 PM EST

MOBILE, Ala. (AP) — The New York Jets and Detroit Lions will get an up-close look at some of college football's top players at the Senior Bowl. The coaching staffs of both teams were assigned by NFL Football Operations on Tuesday to lead the all-star squads for the game in Mobile,...

Jets raise ticket prices slightly, first increase since 2016

Jan. 11, 2022 10:39 AM EST

FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) — The New York Jets are raising their ticket prices an average of 3% in the team's first increase since 2016. The Jets, coming off a 4-13 campaign and an 11th straight season without a playoff appearance, kept ticket prices stagnant the last few years. But...

Hall of Fame receiver Don Maynard dead at age 86

Jan. 10, 2022 19:57 PM EST

Don Maynard, a Hall of Fame receiver who made his biggest impact catching passes from Joe Namath in the wide-open AFL, has died. He was 86. The Pro Football Hall of Fame confirmed Maynard's death on Monday through his family. “Don Maynard is as essential to the...

Despite just 4 wins, Jets head into offseason with optimism

Jan. 10, 2022 19:45 PM EST

FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) — The vibe is different around the New York Jets. Even with only four wins. Yes, the franchise just completed another season without a postseason appearance, an NFL-worst drought of 11 straight years. And, yep, the Jets have just six victories in the past...

Bills' D has reason to crow while challenges lie ahead

Jan. 10, 2022 18:37 PM EST

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — Still stung after being overlooked in the Pro Bowl voting, and seven weeks after one of their lowest moments of the season following a 14-10 loss to New England, Buffalo safeties Jordan Poyer and Micah Hyde decided to get in the last laugh. Shortly after...

Jaguars "earn" top overall selection for April's NFL draft

Jan. 10, 2022 15:17 PM EST

The Jacksonville Jaguars' 3-14 record this season earned them the top spot in April's NFL draft, the second consecutive year they will pick first. The tentative order of the first round, not including teams in the playoffs, was announced Monday by the NFL. “I mean,...

Dolphins top Patriots 33-24 in regular-season finale

Jan. 10, 2022 00:22 AM EST

MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. (AP) — They came running off the sideline after the last play, one final sprint of the season, one final moment of joy. The Miami Dolphins aren't going to the playoffs. But they went into the offseason happy. Jaylen Waddle had a touchdown grab and...