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Cincinnati Bengals quarterback Joe Burrow (9) walks off the field following an NFL football game against the Cleveland Browns, Sunday, Oct. 25, 2020, in Cincinnati. (AP Photo/Bryan Woolston)

Hard-luck Bengals keep letting close games slip away

Oct. 25, 2020 7:13 PM EDT

CINCINNATI (AP) — Rookie quarterback Joe Burrow keeps putting up big numbers, and the Cincinnati Bengals keep letting the games slip away at the end. The Bengals lost another close one on Sunday to the Cleveland Browns because again they couldn't protect a lead and finish. It was another crusher for...

Browns look for rebound in rematch with improving Bengals

Oct. 23, 2020 2:53 PM EDT

CLEVELAND (4-2) at CINCINNATI (1-4-1) Sunday, 1 p.m. EDT, CBS OPENING LINE - Browns by 3 1/2 RECORD VS. SPREAD - Browns 3-3; Bengals 5-1 SERIES RECORD - Bengals lead 51-43 LAST MEETING - Browns beat Bengals 35-30 on Sept. 17 at Cleveland LAST WEEK’S RESULT: Browns lost to Steelers 38-7; Bengals lost to...

Miami Dolphins quarterback Tua Tagovailoa (1) looks to pass the ball during the second half of an NFL football game against the New York Jets, Sunday, Oct. 18, 2020, in Miami Gardens, Fla. Hopes are high Tagovailoa will be the best of the 22 quarterbacks to start for Miami since Dan Marino retired following the 1999 season. (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky)

Tua's promotion stirs memories of Marino's 1st start in 1983

Oct. 22, 2020 2:37 PM EDT

MIAMI (AP) — It was 1 p.m. on an October Sunday in 1983, and Miami Dolphins rookie Dan Marino was about to take the field for his first NFL start when veteran teammate Lyle Blackwood approached him on the sideline. “I was always joking around too much,” Blackwood says in his Texas drawl....

Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback Tom Brady (12) throws a pass before an NFL football game against the Green Bay Packers Sunday, Oct. 18, 2020, in Tampa, Fla. (AP Photo/Mark LoMoglio)

The Latest: Brady, Bucs roll to win, give Packers first loss

Oct. 18, 2020 7:32 PM EDT

The Latest on Week 6 in the NFL (all times EDT): ___ 7:35 p.m. For Tom Brady and Rob Gronkowski, it was just like old times in a new uniform. Brady threw for 166 yards and two touchdowns, including one to Gronkowski, and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers rolled to a 38-10 win over the previously undefeated Green Bay...

Colts put perfect home record on line against Bengals

Oct. 16, 2020 11:49 AM EDT

CINCINNATI (1-3-1) at INDIANAPOLIS (3-2) Sunday, 1 p.m. EDT, Fox OPENING LINE — Colts by 9 1/2 RECORD VS. SPREAD — Bengals 3-2; Colts 3-2 SERIES RECORD — Colts lead 19-12 LAST MEETING — Bengals beat Colts 24-23 on Sept. 9, 2018 in Indianapolis LAST WEEK — Ravens beat Bengals...

Baltimore Ravens inside linebacker Patrick Queen (48) collects a fumble by Cincinnati Bengals wide receiver Mike Thomas (80) while returning it for a 53-yard touchdown during the second half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Oct. 11, 2020, in Baltimore. The Ravens won 27-3. (AP Photo/Nick Wass)

Sack-happy Ravens tormenting opposing QBs with all-out blitz

Oct. 14, 2020 4:33 PM EDT

Baltimore Ravens defensive coordinator Don “Wink" Martindale isn't selective when choosing whom to use on a blitz. At any given time, opposing quarterbacks have to be on the lookout for linebackers, cornerbacks or safeties. First, second or third down, it doesn't matter. It could be any number of players...

FILE - In this Oct. 3, 2020, file photo, Ohio State quarterback Justin Fields throws a pass during their NCAA college football practice in Columbus, Ohio. Fields returns for a second season as Ohio State starter. Coaches and teammates say Fields is in better shape because of diet and workout regimen, and is a more confident and vocal leader. (AP Photo/Jay LaPrete, File)

Sleek, determined Fields driven by quest for national title

Oct. 13, 2020 2:11 PM EDT

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Not knowing when or if Ohio State was going to play in 2020, Justin Fields never stopped working toward another college football season. He stayed in Columbus, embraced a vegan diet and filled his days with physical conditioning and regular sessions of video study and field work under...

Dallas Cowboys quarterback Andy Dalton (14) throws a pass in the second half of an NFL football game against the New York Giants in Arlington, Texas, Sunday, Oct. 11, 2020. (AP Photo/Michael Ainsworth)

The Latest: Cowboys edge Giants with field goal on last play

Oct. 11, 2020 7:52 PM EDT

The Latest on Week 5 in the NFL (all times EDT): __ 7:45 p.m. Greg Zuerlein kicked a 34-yard field goal on the final play of the game as the Dallas Cowboys withstood a devastating injury to Dak Prescott and won 37-34 over the New York Giants. Zuerlein's kick barely sneaked inside the right upright. The Cowboys...

LSU head coach Ed Orgeron watches from the sidelines during the first half of an NCAA college football game against Missouri Saturday, Oct. 10, 2020, in Columbia, Mo. (AP Photo/L.G. Patterson)

AP Top 25 Takeaways: Orgeron star-turn could be short-lived

Oct. 11, 2020 12:35 AM EDT

The comment from LSU coach Ed Orgeron understandably drew a fair amount of attention. A little more than a week before the start of the Southeastern Conference season, Orgeron was talking about his new defensive coordinator, former Nebraska coach Bo Pelini. “We are so much better on defense right now than...

LSU wide receiver Jontre Kirklin (13) and wide receiver Racey McMath (17) celebrate after Kirklin scored a touchdown against Vanderbilt in the first half of an NCAA college football game Saturday, Oct. 3, 2020, in Nashville, Tenn. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)

Storm sends No. 17 LSU to Mizzou to face new starting QB

Oct. 8, 2020 9:12 PM EDT

No. 17 LSU (1-1, 1-1 SEC) at Missouri (0-2, 0-2), Saturday at noon ET (ESPN). Line: LSU by 14. Series record: Tied 1-1. WHAT’S AT STAKE? LSU is trying to build on a dominant victory at Vanderbilt last week and continue its climb back up the rankings and SEC standings. Missouri seeks its first victory...