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Analysis: NFL loaded with mediocre teams 6 weeks into season

Oct. 18, 2021 10:35 AM EDT

Six weeks into the NFL season and each conference has only six teams with a winning record. A league that prides itself on parity is loaded with mediocre and poor teams. Five clubs have one win, the Lions are winless and four division races are all...

Patriots' resolve unshaken after falling to 0-4 at home

Oct. 17, 2021 22:56 PM EDT

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — For 60 minutes, the New England Patriots had an answer for nearly everything the Dallas Cowboys threw at them. But as they trudged off the field following a 35-29 overtime loss on Sunday, they had to confront the reality that they're not quite...

Stafford throws 4 TDs, D forces 4 TOs, Rams rout Giants

Oct. 17, 2021 19:13 PM EDT

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — Sean McVay wasn't happy walking into the postgame news conference after his Los Angeles Rams had their way with the banged-up and struggling New York Giants. Despite getting another big game from quarterback Matthew Stafford and receiver...

Crackdown on taunting is working the way the NFL intended

Oct. 16, 2021 15:21 PM EDT

The NFL’s crackdown on unsportsmanlike penalties is working the way the league intended. Officials threw 11 flags for taunting in the first two weeks of this season — the same number called in the entire 2020 season for the same foul — but only three over the next...

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...

Tom Brady throws 2 TD passes, Buccaneers beat Eagles 28-22

Oct. 15, 2021 00:42 AM EDT

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Tampa Bay Buccaneers keep losing key players and stockpiling victories. Tom Brady threw two touchdown passes, Leonard Fournette ran for two scores and the Buccaneers beat the Philadelphia Eagles 28-22 on Thursday night. The...

Cowboys poised to beat Belichick-led Patriots for 1st time

Oct. 14, 2021 15:47 PM EDT

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — Ezekiel Elliott didn’t have to think long this week about what he remembered most about Dallas’ last visit to New England in 2019. “It was a like a hurricane,” Elliott recalled of the game played in wet, windy conditions and included...

Buccaneers face Eagles looking to avoid Thursday letdown

Oct. 13, 2021 17:12 PM EDT

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Tom Brady remembers the losses. As Tampa Bay (4-1) prepared to face the Philadelphia Eagles (2-3) on Thursday night, Brady pointed out a few times this week that the Buccaneers lost on short rest last season. That was when Brady forgot the number of...

Will Brady's bad hand hold back Bucs at Philly? Not likely

Oct. 13, 2021 17:03 PM EDT

Tom Brady has a boo-boo. Well, a bit more than that: Brady’s right hand — the one he throws with — was wrapped up earlier this week after he injured it while demolishing Miami’s defense on Sunday. Will it impact his play on Thursday night at Philadelphia? ...

Tom Brady leads the Buccaneers against Jalen Hurts, Eagles

Oct. 13, 2021 14:52 PM EDT

TAMPA BAY (4-1) at PHILADELPHIA (2-3) Thursday, 8:20 p.m. EDT, Fox/NFL Network OPENING LINE: Buccaneers by 6 1/2, according to FanDuel SportsBook. AGAINST THE SPREAD: Buccaneers 2-3, Eagles 2-3. SERIES...