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The Latest: 49ers aim to join 5 other teams at 3-0

Sep. 26, 2021 20:13 PM EDT

The Latest on Week 3 in the NFL (all times EDT): ___ 8:10 p.m. The San Francisco 49ers are hoping to join five other teams at 3-0 as Week 3 of the NFL season winds down. The Niners are hosting Green Bay in the...

Packers-Niners renew now familiar NFL rivalry on Sunday

Sep. 24, 2021 01:08 AM EDT

If it seems as if the Packers have transferred to the NFC West or the 49ers moved to the NFC North, blame the schedule makers at league headquarters. When Green Bay (1-1) visits San Francisco (2-0) on Sunday, it will be the fourth trip to the Bay Area for the Cheeseheads...

Ready or not, Bears QB Fields starting against Browns

Sep. 23, 2021 18:02 PM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — There was going to be a point, maybe later this season or early next, when Justin Fields was going to become Chicago's starting quarterback. The day arrived quickly. With veteran Andy Dalton sidelined for the time being by a knee...

Matt Ryan says he loves Atlanta, not worried about future

Sep. 23, 2021 14:24 PM EDT

Matt Ryan has watched Joe Montana, Peyton Manning and Tom Brady switch teams, so he knows there’s a possibility he won’t finish his career with the Atlanta Falcons. Save that speculation for talk shows and columns. Ryan is too focused on this season and too smart to...

Rookie Fields making first NFL start as Bears visit Browns

Sep. 23, 2021 13:41 PM EDT

CHICAGO (1-1) at CLEVELAND (1-1) Sunday, 1 p.m. EDT, Fox OPENING LINE: Browns by 7/12, according to FanDuel SportsBook. AGAINST THE SPREAD: Bears 1-1; Browns 1-1. SERIES RECORD: Browns lead 9-7. ...

Fields to make first start for Bears with Dalton injured

Sep. 22, 2021 16:47 PM EDT

LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) — The Chicago Bears planned to have Justin Fields adjust to the NFL while watching from the sideline as a backup to veteran Andy Dalton. Well, so much for that. Fields is set to make his first start when the Bears visit the...

Injuries force Browns to rely on running game to tame Texans

Sep. 20, 2021 16:11 PM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — With quarterback Baker Mayfield's left shoulder smarting and dependable wide receiver Jarvis Landry in the locker room with a knee injury, Browns coach Kevin Stefanski was forced to make an in-game adjustment. It was a no-brainer: Run the ball. ...

Bengals' momentum halted in mistake-filled Week 2 loss

Sep. 20, 2021 14:02 PM EDT

CINCINNATI (AP) — After an exhilarating overtime win in Week 1, the Cincinnati Bengals took a step backward. Offensive line issues stalled the running game and made for a long Sunday afternoon for Joe Burrow, who set a career high in passer rating (128.8) and threw a...

Fields takes over for injured Dalton, Bears beat Bengals

Sep. 19, 2021 21:27 PM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Justin Fields got his first extended look as a pro. And it might be a long-term arrangement. Fields played the second half after Andy Dalton exited with a knee injury against his former team, and the rookie quarterback used Chicago's stellar defensive...

Seahawks-Titans heads Week 2 games with 2020 playoff teams

Sep. 18, 2021 09:32 AM EDT

Russell Wilson put off watching film for an extra hour to join Peyton and Eli Manning and provide commentary on the alternate “Monday Night Football” broadcast as the Ravens-Raiders thriller went to overtime. After carving up the Colts’ secondary in the opener,...