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Titans hope third time is charm as top seed in AFC playoffs

Jan. 13, 2022 23:39 PM EST

No team ever needed a first-round bye in the playoffs more than the Tennessee Titans, who used a record 91 players this season, most ever in a non-strike season. The Titans (12-5) edged perennial power Kansas City (12-5) for the top seed and the lone bye in the AFC playoffs. ...

Falcons GM Fontenot not ready to give up on Ridley for 2022

Jan. 11, 2022 20:09 PM EST

ATLANTA (AP) — Atlanta Falcons general manager Terry Fontenot said Tuesday he's not ready to make 2022 plans to be without Calvin Ridley, the team's top wide receiver who missed the final 11 games of the season while addressing mental health issues. Fontenot and his staff have...

Smith predicts 'better days' for Falcons after 7-10 finish

Jan. 10, 2022 15:18 PM EST

ATLANTA (AP) — The Atlanta Falcons have made dramatic progress in close games. The next challenge is to create more tight finishes. And wins. The Falcons (7-10) capped their fourth consecutive losing season with Sunday's 30-20 loss to the New Orleans Saints....

Seahawks win 38-30 to spoil Cardinals shot at NFC West title

Jan. 09, 2022 21:11 PM EST

GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Seattle's locker room was deafeningly loud in the aftermath of Sunday's impressive win, with the bass from some speakers rattling the concrete walls in the midst of constant cheers and laughter. The Seahawks aren't going to the playoffs. They definitely still...

Titans clinch AFC's top seed with 28-25 win over Texans

Jan. 09, 2022 18:11 PM EST

HOUSTON (AP) — After a great first half, the Tennessee Titans were clinging to a 3-point lead in the fourth quarter Sunday, having allowed the Houston Texans to score 18 unanswered points. With the AFC's top seed on the line, veteran quarterback Ryan Tannehill knew he had to do...

Titans can clinch AFC's top seed, bye with win over Texans

Jan. 06, 2022 12:16 PM EST

TENNESSEE (11-5) at HOUSTON (4-12) Sunday, 1 p.m. EST, CBS OPENING LINE: Titans by 10 1/2, according to FanDuel SportsBook. AGAINST THE SPREAD: Titans 10-6; Houston 7-9. SERIES RECORD: Titans lead 21-18. LAST MEETING: Texans...

Titans star running back Derrick Henry cleared to practice

Jan. 05, 2022 18:08 PM EST

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Tennessee Titans have made the easy move opening the 21-day window for Derrick Henry to practice Wednesday. The next decision, particularly the timing, will be more challenging. Taking the 2020 AP NFL Offensive Player of the Year off...

Eagles put 12 on COVID-19 list with playoff spot in hand

Jan. 03, 2022 19:43 PM EST

The Philadelphia Eagles have placed defensive tackle Fletcher Cox and tight end Dallas Goedert along with 10 others on the reserve/COVID-19 list Monday ahead of Saturday's regular-season finale against Dallas. The Eagles (9-7) already have a playoff berth clinched with only the...

The Latest: Four teams vying for final two NFC playoff spots

Jan. 02, 2022 19:53 PM EST

The Latest from Week 17 of the NFL (all times EST): ___ 7:53 p.m. There are four teams still in the hunt for an NFC wild-card berth. The Packers (12-3), who host Minnesota on Sunday night, are in the playoffs along with the Buccaneers...

Bills clinch playoff berth, eliminate Falcons with 29-15 win

Jan. 02, 2022 18:36 PM EST

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — With Josh Allen throwing one interception after another, the Buffalo Bills turned to Devin Singletary and their once-neglected running attack. They avoided a major meltdown on a snow-dusted field and bulled themselves into the playoffs. ...