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Broncos hope to keep AFC West jumbled against Chiefs

Dec. 03, 2021 13:26 PM EST

The Broncos don't beat the Chiefs. Andy Reid almost never loses coming off a bye. The NFL flexed Denver at Kansas City with those facts staring directly at the league? Well, yes. Sunday night's game, which replaces San Francisco...

Brady, Buccaneers look to sweep season series with Falcons

Dec. 03, 2021 00:20 AM EST

TAMPA BAY (8-3) at ATLANTA (5-6) Sunday, 1 p.m. EST, Fox BETTING LINE: Buccaneers by 11, according to FanDuel SportsBook. AGAINST THE SPREAD: Buccaneers 5-6; Falcons 5-6. SERIES RECORD: Tied 28-28. ...

Falcons try to put some heat on Brady, Bucs in NFC South

Dec. 02, 2021 23:41 PM EST

ATLANTA (AP) — Tom Brady and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers are cruising in the NFC South. The Atlanta Falcons would like to put a little pressure on the defending Super Bowl champions. After losing at Tampa Bay in Week 2, the Falcons get another crack at...

Patterson's presence felt as Falcons get running game going

Nov. 29, 2021 15:57 PM EST

ATLANTA (AP) — Cordarrelle Patterson made sure the Falcons finally produced a 100-yard rusher after they went 22 games without one. It couldn’t have come at a better time. Patterson, in his ninth season and first with Atlanta, ran for a...

Jags losing Jalen Ramsey trade, now face their former star

Nov. 29, 2021 14:59 PM EST

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — The Jacksonville Jaguars lost the Jalen Ramsey trade, at least so far. And when they face Ramsey on Sunday for the first time since dealing the Pro Bowl cornerback to the Los Angeles Rams early in the 2019 season, it will be a stark reminder of...

Falcons take advantage of Jaguars' mistakes in 21-14 victory

Nov. 28, 2021 17:59 PM EST

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — The Atlanta Falcons finally found some room to run, just enough to help them stay on the fringe of the NFC playoff picture. Cordarrelle Patterson ran for a career-high 108 yards and two touchdowns in his return from an ankle injury, and the...

Pitts returns to site of vicious hit as Falcons play at Jags

Nov. 26, 2021 11:12 AM EST

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Kyle Pitts’ last trip to Jacksonville ended in painful fashion. The star tight end was knocked out of Florida’s game against rival Georgia on a vicious hit a little more than a year ago. Pitts suffered a concussion, and his helmet twisted...

Jaguars rule out CB Griffin (concussion) against Falcons

Nov. 26, 2021 11:06 AM EST

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — The Jacksonville Jaguars ruled out starting cornerback Shaquill Griffin for Sunday’s game against Atlanta. Griffin is dealing with a concussion. Coach Urban Meyer also said Friday that running back James Robinson...

Reeling Falcons, struggling Jaguars get chance to end skids

Nov. 24, 2021 15:48 PM EST

ATLANTA (4-6) at JACKSONVILLE (2-8) Sunday, 1 p.m. EST, Fox OPENING LINE: Falcons by 1, according to FanDuel Sportsbook. AGAINST THE SPREAD: Atlanta 4-6; Jacksonville 4-6. SERIES RECORD: Falcons lead 4-3. ...

Falcons sign former longtime Saints punter Thomas Morstead

Nov. 23, 2021 20:21 PM EST

FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. (AP) — The Atlanta Falcons signed former longtime New Orleans Saints punter Thomas Morstead to their active roster on Tuesday. The move came after the Falcons placed punter Dustin Colquitt on the reserve COVID-19 list on Monday. ...