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Jets sign K Castillo from practice squad; S McDougald on IR

Oct. 31, 2020 3:47 PM EDT

FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) — Sergio Castillo will handle the kicking duties for the winless New York Jets for the second straight game. The 29-year-old Castillo was signed from the practice squad among several roster moves by the team Saturday, a day ahead of its game at Kansas City. Castillo was elevated...

Miami Dolphins quarterback Tua Tagovailoa (1) celebrates his first NFL play with Miami Dolphins running back Matt Breida (22), Miami Dolphins guard Ted Karras (67) and Miami Dolphins running back Lynn Bowden (15) against the New York Jets during an NFL football game, Sunday, Oct. 18, 2020, in Miami Gardens, Fla. Tagovailoa’s winning personality helped the Miami Dolphins avoid locker room backlash when he was promoted to replace popular veteran Ryan Fitzpatrick. (AP Photo/Doug Murray)

Lots of division matchups to spice up Week 8 of NFL schedule

Oct. 31, 2020 9:50 AM EDT

For NFL fans who relish division rivalries, this is your week. Some of them are headliners: the 49ers at the Seahawks, Steelers at the Ravens and slumping Patriots at the Bills. Others — Vikings at Packers, Chargers at Broncos, Cowboys at Eagles — not so much. Regardless, when familiar foes face...

Buffalo Bills' Tre'Davious White, right, breaks up a pass intended for New York Jets' Breshad Perriman during the first half of an NFL football game Sunday, Oct. 25, 2020, in East Rutherford, N.J. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)

Jets likely without receivers Perriman, Crowder for Chiefs

Oct. 30, 2020 6:28 PM EDT

FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) — Sam Darnold and the New York Jets are likely to be without their top two wide receivers when they play the Chiefs in Kansas City on Sunday. Coach Adam Gase ruled out Breshad Perriman before practice Friday because the receiver remains in concussion protocol after his injury late...

New York Jets quarterback Sam Darnold (14) looks to hand off during the first half of an NFL football game against the Buffalo Bills, Sunday, Oct. 25, 2020, in East Rutherford, N.J. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)

Darnold, Jets preparing for Chiefs' 'game wreckers' on D

Oct. 29, 2020 7:08 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Sam Darnold and the New York Jets know there's plenty more to the Kansas City Chiefs than just Patrick Mahomes and the high-powered offense. The other side of the ball is pretty potent, too. The Chiefs are ranked 18th in overall defense, but are fourth in the NFL against the pass with a...

Buffalo Bills' Tre'Davious White, right, breaks up a pass intended for New York Jets' Breshad Perriman during the first half of an NFL football game Sunday, Oct. 25, 2020, in East Rutherford, N.J. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)

Bills don't miss Brady in preparing to face Newton-led Pats

Oct. 29, 2020 6:37 PM EDT

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — Buffalo Bills cornerback Tre’Davious White was happy to bid Tom Brady good riddance once he departed New England and the AFC East for Tampa Bay this offseason — with but one slight regret. Difficult as it was to spend his first three seasons facing the Patriots'...

FILE - In this Oct. 25, 2019, file photo, Buffalo Sabres right wing Victor Olofsson plays against the Detroit Red Wings during the first period of an NHL hockey game in Detroit. The Sabres avoided an arbitration hearing by signing forward Victor Olofsson to a two-year $6.1 million contract on Thursday, Oct. 29, 2020. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya, File)

Sabres sign Victor Olofsson to 2-year, $6.1 million contract

Oct. 29, 2020 1:30 PM EDT

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — The Buffalo Sabres avoided an arbitration hearing by signing forward Victor Olofsson to a two-year, $6.1 million contract on Thursday. Olofsson was a restricted free agent and coming off a season in which he finished seventh in the Calder Cup vote for rookie of the year honors. He was...

Chiefs massive favorites against Jets at Arrowhead Stadium

Oct. 29, 2020 11:27 AM EDT

NEW YORK JETS (0-7) at KANSAS CITY (6-1) Sunday, 1 p.m. ET, CBS OPENING LINE — Chiefs by 19 1/2 RECORD VS. SPREAD — New York 1-6; Kansas City 5-2 SERIES RECOR — Tied 19-19-1 LAST MEETING — Jets beat Chiefs 38-31 on Dec. 3, 2017, in New Jersey LAST WEEK — Jets lost to Bills...

New England Patriots head coach Bill Belichick watches from the sideline in the first half of an NFL football game against the San Francisco 49ers, Sunday, Oct. 25, 2020, in Foxborough, Mass. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa)

AFC East-leading Bills know better than to dismiss Patriots

Oct. 28, 2020 7:58 PM EDT

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — Jerry Hughes knows better than to dismiss the New England Patriots. As much as the Buffalo Bills defensive end would enjoy acknowledging a changing of the guard taking place in the AFC East seven weeks into this season, Hughes wasn’t prepared to go that far on Wednesday. ...

New York Jets offensive coordinator Dowell Loggains smiles before an NFL football game against the Buffalo Bills Sunday, Sept. 8, 2019, in East Rutherford, N.J. The Jets' struggling offense will again be in Dowell Loggains' hands this week. Coach Adam Gase announced Wednesday, Oct. 28, 2020, that his offensive coordinator will call plays for the second straight game after Loggains oversaw the offense in an 18-10 loss last Sunday to Buffalo. “We’re going to keep it the same,” Gase said. But the Jets will hope for a better result. AP Photo/Bill Kostroun, File)

Gase will again have Loggains call Jets' plays on offense

Oct. 28, 2020 5:47 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — The New York Jets' struggling offense will again be in Dowell Loggains' hands this week. Coach Adam Gase announced Wednesday that his offensive coordinator will call plays for the second straight game after Loggains oversaw the offense in an 18-10 loss last Sunday to Buffalo....

Kansas City Chiefs' Travis Kelce, left, celebrates his touchdown during the first half of an NFL football game against the Buffalo Bills, Monday, Oct. 19, 2020, in Orchard Park, N.Y. (AP Photo/Jeffrey T. Barnes)

Chiefs' Kelce continues to evolve into all-around tight end

Oct. 28, 2020 3:55 PM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Travis Kelce had just three catches for 31 yards last week, yet he had every bit the profound impact on the Kansas City Chiefs' blowout win over the Denver Broncos that he had the previous week in Buffalo. Even without the two touchdown receptions he had against the Bills. You see,...