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Next goal for Washington's Heinicke? 'Beat Russell Wilson'

Nov. 26, 2021 12:09 PM EST

LANDOVER, Md. (AP) — Taylor Heinicke saw what Russell Wilson was doing in college and the NFL and wanted to emulate him as a mobile quarterback. What's next on Heinicke's list of childhood goals? “Beat Russell Wilson,” he said. ...

Thanksgiving week: A good time to look at NFL unfortunates

Nov. 26, 2021 00:07 AM EST

And the meek shall inherit the first draft pick. Or not. When the Jets visit the Texans on Sunday, there are no playoff implications — or even dreams. Both teams are 2-8, deservedly so. Yet the winner might eliminate itself...

Seahawks saying all the right things despite losing ways

Nov. 24, 2021 18:09 PM EST

RENTON, Wash. (AP) — Only once in his career has Bobby Wagner lost seven games in a regular season. It came in 2017 when the Seattle Seahawks finished 9-7 and missed the playoffs for the only time in his career. It’s not even December and the Seahawks already have...

Wilson, struggling Seahawks visit Washington on Monday night

Nov. 24, 2021 15:50 PM EST

SEATTLE (3-7) at WASHINGTON (4-6) Monday, 8:15 p.m. EST, ESPN BETTING LINE: Washington by 1, according to FanDuel SportsBook. AGAINST THE SPREAD: Seahawks 5-5; Washington 3-7. SERIES RECORD: Washington leads...

Broncos a magnet for vet QB in '22 but bidders bring baggage

Nov. 23, 2021 02:28 AM EST

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — George Paton swears that committing $90 million to wide receivers Courtland Sutton and Tim Patrick over the weekend wasn't about making Denver an attractive landing pad for a veteran quarterback in 2022. “No, we’re just trying to get better...

Sitting at 3-7, stumbling Seahawks left without answers

Nov. 22, 2021 19:26 PM EST

RENTON, Wash. (AP) — Whatever the messaging or the style of coaching that’s been tried already this season, Pete Carroll knows it must change. The Seattle Seahawks continued to rehash the same mistakes for another week, leaving Carroll and his team a mix of confused...

McLaurin keeps making improvements and impact for Washington

Nov. 22, 2021 16:01 PM EST

Terry McLaurin has already been Washington's best skill position player for his three seasons in the NFL. McLaurin has shown in back-to-back victories that he's still getting better. Making five catches for 103 yards and a touchdown in a win at the Carolina Panthers was...

Frustration growing after Seahawks falter against Cardinals

Nov. 21, 2021 22:13 PM EST

SEATTLE (AP) — Pete Carroll is willing to give an answer — usually with many words and thoughts — to nearly every question. On Sunday, Carroll had no answers and for a time was finished with the questions. “It’s not a different story. It’s...

McCoy leads Cardinals to decisive 23-13 win over Seahawks

Nov. 21, 2021 21:22 PM EST

SEATTLE (AP) — When called upon three weeks ago, Colt McCoy viewed himself as a caretaker. The Arizona Cardinals were already off to a terrific start. McCoy's job when Kyler Murray went to the sideline with an ankle injury was to avoid giving away what the Cardinals...

Packers defense slips against Kirk Cousins, Vikings

Nov. 21, 2021 19:43 PM EST

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Green Bay's defense toppled star quarterbacks Kyler Murray, Patrick Mahomes and Russell Wilson in impressive fashion in the past three games, picking up the slack for an offense that's used to carrying the Packers. Kirk Cousins, Justin Jefferson and...