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Titans win 4th straight, 42-21 over Raiders

Dec. 8, 2019 8:54 PM EST

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — The way the Tennessee Titans offense is rolling under Ryan Tannehill, an early interception proved to be an easy obstacle to overcome. Tannehill threw for 391 yards and three touchdowns, Derrick Henry ran for two scores and the Titans won their fourth straight game by beating the...

Texans fall flat in 38-24 loss to Broncos after beating Pats

Dec. 8, 2019 8:31 PM EST

HOUSTON (AP) — After a big win over New England last week, the Houston Texans had a chance to pad their lead in the AFC South with a win over the Denver Broncos on Sunday. Instead they came out flat in a terrible first half and the Broncos rolled to a 38-24 victory. Tennessee (8-5) then beat Oakland later...

The Latest: Patriots' 21-game home winning streak snapped

Dec. 8, 2019 8:12 PM EST

The Latest on Week 14 in the NFL (all times EST): 8:02 p.m. The Kansas City Chiefs have snapped the New England Patriots' 21-game home winning streak with a 23-16 win at Gillette Stadium. The Chiefs are the first team to beat Tom Brady and Bill Belichick in New England since the Carolina Panthers beat them 33-30...

Lock throws 3 TDs in first half as Broncos beat Texans 38-24

Dec. 8, 2019 7:35 PM EST

HOUSTON (AP) — Denver coach Vic Fangio expected to see some improvement from rookie quarterback Drew Lock on Sunday in his second career start. He didn't dream he'd see this big of a jump. Lock threw for 309 yards and three touchdowns, Kareem Jackson had an interception and returned a fumble 70 yards for...

Texas tops Texas A&M 60-50 in rivals’ 1st meeting since 2015

Dec. 8, 2019 6:55 PM EST

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Texas guard Jase Febres might get one more chance to play Texas A&M before his college career is over. This was it for Aggies forward Josh Nebo. Both agree it would be good for the longtime rivals to play every year. Febres scored a season-high 17 points and the Longhorns beat...

Oklahoma State, Texas A&M to meet in Texas Bowl

Dec. 8, 2019 6:44 PM EST

Oklahoma State (8-4, Big 12) vs. Texas A&M (7-5, SEC), Dec. 27, 6:45 p.m. ET LOCATION: Houston TOP PLAYERS Oklahoma State: RB Chuba Hubbard, 1,936 yards rushing, 21 rushing touchdowns. Texas A&M: QB Kellen Mond. 2,802 yards passing, 19 touchdowns; 383 yards rushing, seven rushing touchdowns. NOTABLE...

Houston police sergeant shot and killed; suspect in custody

Dec. 8, 2019 6:22 PM EST

HOUSTON (AP) — A suspect has been charged with capital murder in the fatal shooting of a Houston police officer who was responding to a domestic violence report, officials said Sunday. Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner announced Sgt. Christopher Brewster's death at a news conference late Saturday. Police...

Grimes leads Houston to 76-56 victory over South Carolina

Dec. 8, 2019 3:17 PM EST

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Not everything's come easily for Quentin Grimes at Houston. In fact, Cougars coach Kelvin Sampson had to remind his young, rising star what color his teammates were wearing. “He kept throwing to the other team,” Sampson said of Grimes' seven turnovers. Grimes more than...

Pacers deal Knicks 9th straight loss, 104-103

Dec. 8, 2019 12:38 AM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Julius Randle missed a free throw with 0.1 seconds left, sending New York to a 104-103 loss to the Indiana Pacers on Saturday night in the Knicks' first game since firing coach David Fizdale. The Knicks were much more competitive under interim coach Mike Miller than they had been in recent...

Harden has big 4th quarter, Rockets beat Suns 115-109

Dec. 7, 2019 11:34 PM EST

HOUSTON (AP) — On a night where James Harden's shots weren't falling for three quarters, the Houston Rockets got big performances from those in supporting roles until the star stepped up late to close out the victory. Harden scored 18 of his 34 points in the fourth quarter and Ben McLemore added 27 points...