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Tennessee officials disclose requirements for flame effects

Nov. 22, 2019 6:39 PM EST

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Tennessee’s State Fire Marshal’s Office has disclosed requirements for the use of flame effect devices at events after a fire at an NFL game. The Tennessee Department of Commerce and Insurance says the fire marshal’s office will accept two methods to show...

Seahawks place tight end Ed Dickson back on injured reserve

Nov. 22, 2019 6:39 PM EST

RENTON, Wash. (AP) — The Seattle Seahawks placed tight end Ed Dickson back on injured reserve Friday, just two days after activating him. Coach Pete Carroll said Dickson wasn’t ready to contribute physically and it became clear when the team increased his workload in practice this week. “We...

Stafford, several others out for Lions vs. Washington

Nov. 22, 2019 6:21 PM EST

DETROIT (AP) — The Detroit Lions have ruled out quarterback Matthew Stafford for a third straight game and will also be without several other players this weekend at Washington. Stafford is out with back and hip problems, putting Jeff Driskel in the lineup at quarterback. Detroit has also ruled out...

Eagles won’t have Lane Johnson against Seahawks

Nov. 22, 2019 6:20 PM EST

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Philadelphia Eagles won’t have two-time Pro Bowl right tackle Lane Johnson against the Seattle Seahawks on Sunday and could be without other key players on offense. Johnson is out with a concussion and wide receivers Alshon Jeffery and Nelson Agholor and running back Jordan...

Cowboys’ Bennett visiting Pats after brief stint with them

Nov. 22, 2019 5:58 PM EST

FRISCO, Texas (AP) — Dallas defensive lineman Michael Bennett walked away from his brief stint in New England with an appreciation for Patriots coach Bill Belichick and quarterback Tom Brady. As for the trade that brought him to the Cowboys almost as soon as Bennett returned from a one-game suspension over...

Redskins TE Vernon Davis to IR; was out with concussion

Nov. 22, 2019 5:32 PM EST

ASHBURN, Va. (AP) — Washington Redskins tight end Vernon Davis has been placed on injured reserve because of a concussion, ending his season. Davis has been sidelined since making one catch in Week 4 for the Redskins, who are 1-9 heading into Sunday’s game against the Detroit Lions. He turns 36 in...

Jets release rugby league star Holmes from practice squad

Nov. 22, 2019 5:20 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Valentine Holmes gave his NFL dream a chance. Now, the rugby league star is set to return to Australia to resume his already successful career. The New York Jets released Holmes, who played running back and wide receiver, from their practice squad Friday. The 24-year-old Holmes joined New...

Broncos promote Ahmad Gooden to beef up pass rush

Nov. 22, 2019 5:16 PM EST

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — Just three days after signing Orson Charles, the Denver Broncos waived the veteran tight end to make room for outside linebacker Ahmad Gooden. Charles, a sixth-year pro who could play fullback, was signed after Andy Janovich dislocated his right elbow in Denver's 27-23 loss at...

Browns’ Jarvis Landry: Garrett inquiry by league unfair

Nov. 22, 2019 4:56 PM EST

BEREA, Ohio (AP) — Browns wide receiver Jarvis Landry called the NFL for two penalties — false start and illegal procedure in its handling of Myles Garrett’s suspension. “It was not fair to Myles,” Landry said. Garrett was banned indefinitely by the league for striking Steelers...

Mitchell Trubisky cleared to start for Bears against Giants

Nov. 22, 2019 4:46 PM EST

LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) — Chicago Bears quarterback Mitchell Trubisky made it through a full week of practice without an issue from a hip pointer and will start Sunday against the New York Giants. Trubisky completed a third straight full practice without a problem Friday after he'd left Sunday's loss to the...