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AP source: No one else in NFL cited with email violations

Oct. 15, 2021 19:16 PM EDT

The NFL has found no other current team or league personnel to have sent emails containing racist, homophobic or misogynistic language similar to messages written by Jon Gruden that led to his resignation as Las Vegas Raiders coach, according to a person familiar with the documents. ...

Bills' 3rd-year tight end Knox enjoying breakthrough season

Oct. 15, 2021 18:52 PM EDT

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — Bills tight end Dawson Knox has established such a strong rapport with quarterback Josh Allen, the two have begun finishing each other's sentences. “Just the little things you do start to add up,” Knox said following a 43-21 win over...

QBs, big names plentiful among injured early in NFL season

Oct. 15, 2021 18:42 PM EDT

About a third of the starting quarterbacks have already missed time because of injuries, and Richard Sherman’s return to the NFL was hastened by Tampa Bay’s need at cornerback. And now Sherman is hurt. There are big names aplenty among the...

Josh Gordon gets another chance in NFL with Chiefs

Oct. 15, 2021 18:42 PM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — At age 30 and after five suspensions handed out by the NFL for violations of the league’s substance abuse policies that cost him three full seasons, wide receiver Josh Gordon describes his landing with the Kansas City Chiefs as “a dream...

Eagles still searching for an identity 6 games into season

Oct. 15, 2021 18:26 PM EDT

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Six games into the season, the Philadelphia Eagles are still seeking an identity. Nick Sirianni’s play-calling has been questionable, quarterback Jalen Hurts has been inconsistent and defensive coordinator Jonathan Gannon’s unit struggles against...

Giants QB Daniel Jones cleared to play against the Rams

Oct. 15, 2021 18:22 PM EDT

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — Less than a week after sustaining a scary concussion against the Dallas Cowboys, New York Giants quarterback Daniel Jones has been cleared to play against the Los Angeles Rams on Sunday. Jones was a full participant in practice on Friday,...

Trick or treat: Browns' Garrett having fun with Halloween

Oct. 15, 2021 18:14 PM EDT

BEREA, Ohio (AP) — Cleveland Browns defensive end Myles Garrett is tackling quarterbacks on the field and burying them in his front yard. The NFL sacks leader has decorated the lawn of his suburban home with mock gravestones of seven opposing quarterbacks, including...

Cowboys LT Tyron Smith questionable with another neck issue

Oct. 15, 2021 18:10 PM EDT

FRISCO, Texas (AP) — Dallas Cowboys left tackle Tyron Smith is questionable for Sunday's game at New England because of another neck issue for the seven-time Pro Bowler. The team said results of an MRI were favorable, and general manager/owner Jerry Jones said on his...

RB Fournette adding balance to Buccaneers' potent offense

Oct. 15, 2021 17:47 PM EDT

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Tampa Bay’s injury-riddled defense has yet to hit its stride this season. However, the Buccaneers continue to thrive with an offense that’s become even more potent with the re-emergence of Leonard Fournette. The talented running back, in his...

Young guns: Jackson faces Herbert when Ravens host Chargers

Oct. 15, 2021 17:46 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES CHARGERS (4-1) at BALTIMORE (4-1) Sunday, 1 p.m. EDT, CBS OPENING LINE: Ravens by 3 1/2, according to FanDuel SportsBook. AGAINST THE SPREAD: Chargers 4-1, Ravens 2-3. SERIES RECORD: Ravens lead...