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Home game: Donald leads Rams into showdown with Steelers

Nov. 7, 2019 3:20 PM EST

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Aaron Donald is losing his edge. Kind of. The Los Angeles Rams defensive tackle spent his team's bye week back home in Pittsburgh working out in the facility at the University of Pittsburgh that bears his name . It was cold. Well, cold to a guy who's spent the last few years soaking up...

Rivers prepares for final scheduled start in Oakland

Nov. 6, 2019 2:50 PM EST

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — From his first career start in 2006 to some riveting comebacks and crushing defeats, Chargers quarterback Philip Rivers has had plenty of memorable experiences playing against the Raiders at the Oakland Coliseum. So there will be a bit of nostalgia when Rivers plays his final...

Dorsett, Patriots moving on without injured WR Gordon

Oct. 24, 2019 6:31 PM EDT

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — Despite the names and faces changing at an almost dizzying rate, Phillip Dorsett tries to remain unfazed. In his fifth season as an NFL wide receiver and third with the New England Patriots, Dorsett may not have the name recognition of Antonio Brown, Josh Gordon or Demaryius...

'Fragile' Steelers still optimistic 2019 is salvageable

Oct. 17, 2019 4:38 PM EDT

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Mike Tomlin's expression and the circumstances surrounding it summed up the plight of his injury-ravaged team perfectly. "Seriously, guys?" the Pittsburgh Steelers coach said when asked if Mason Rudolph would be the quarterback after being cleared of the NFL's concussion protocol. It's a...

As offense stalls, Steelers defense tries to pick up slack

Oct. 10, 2019 5:31 PM EDT

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The bold-faced names on the Pittsburgh Steelers defense kept repeating the phrase "ball awareness" over and over during the offseason, as if they could somehow speak the goal of creating more turnovers into existence. It wasn't just empty jargon. For all the chaos of Pittsburgh's 1-4...

Ravens-Steelers Preview Capsule

Oct. 3, 2019 6:25 PM EDT

BALTIMORE (2-2) at PITTSBURGH (1-3) Sunday, 1 p.m. ET, CBS OPENING LINE — Ravens by 3½ RECORD VS. SPREAD — Ravens 2-2; Steelers 2-2 SERIES RECORD — Steelers lead 28-22. LAST MEETING — Steelers beat Ravens 23-16 on Nov. 4, 2018. LAST WEEK — Ravens lost to Browns 40-25;...

Forget 'any given Sunday': There are givens in NFL this year

Sep. 28, 2019 10:42 AM EDT

You can take that "any given Sunday" bromide and toss it out with some of Case Keenum's interceptions. So far in 2019, there is a Grand Canyon between the contenders and everybody else. Sure, there will be upsets — or what we conclude are upsets until we learn more about the 32 teams. No, the Dolphins...

Antonio Brown's fall as fast as his rise in NFL

Sep. 27, 2019 8:44 PM EDT

Antonio Brown's unraveling happened nearly as quickly as his rise in the NFL. One of the most prolific receivers for a decade, the four-time All-Pro got dumped by three teams in 6 1/2 months. The New England Patriots released him last week after a second woman in 10 days accused him of sexual misconduct —...

Johnson's reliable tackling helps Rams limit big pass plays

Sep. 26, 2019 9:22 PM EDT

THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. (AP) — John Johnson has interceptions in consecutive games for the Los Angeles Rams, including the clinching pick in the end zone on fourth down against Cleveland on Sunday. The third-year safety intercepted a pass by Drew Brees in overtime of the NFC championship game to help send...

Pats, Chiefs, Rams, Cowboys are top 4 in AP Pro32 poll

Sep. 24, 2019 8:38 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Through three weeks, the NFL's big four are as dominant as ever. The New England Patriots, Kansas City Chiefs, Los Angeles Rams and Dallas Cowboys, all division winners last year, are undefeated so far and occupy the top four spots in the AP Pro32 poll for the second consecutive week....