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Stakes high for Bills and Patriots entering latest matchup

Nov. 30, 2022 14:39 PM EST

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — The most recent time the Bills faced the Patriots, they left little doubt about their status as the pacesetter in the AFC East. Buffalo walked off the field with a 47-17 win in the wild-card round of the playoffs this past January, demoralizing a New...

Deshaun Watson practicing, not talking ahead of Browns debut

Nov. 30, 2022 14:01 PM EST

BEREA, Ohio (AP) — Deshaun Watson is ready to play, not talk. Cleveland's starting quarterback didn't address the media Wednesday before practicing for the first time since being reinstated by the NFL from his 11-game suspension for alleged sexual misconduct. Watson...

Falcons TE Kyle Pitts out for the season with knee injury

Nov. 30, 2022 13:54 PM EST

FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. (AP) — Atlanta Falcons tight end Kyle Pitts is done for the season because of a knee injury. Coach Arthur Smith gave an update on Pitts' status Wednesday after the second-year player revealed on social media that he had a procedure on his right knee the day...

Iran win another step as US soccer tries to boost interest

Nov. 30, 2022 13:44 PM EST

DOHA, Qatar (AP) — American soccer hopes to be ascendant, to challenge the NFL, Major League Baseball and the NBA in the competition for U.S. market share. Reaching the final 16 with Tuesday night’s 1-0 win over Iran was another step for a team whose success is measured in...

Allen, Bills look to notch 3rd straight win over Patriots

Nov. 30, 2022 13:44 PM EST

BUFFALO (8-3) at NEW ENGLAND (6-5) Thursday, 8:15 p.m. EST, Amazon Prime Video FANDUEL SPORTSBOOK NFL LINE: Bills by 4 1/2. AGAINST THE SPREAD: Bills 5-6; Patriots 6-4-1. SERIES RECORD: Patriots lead 77-47-1. LAST MEETING:...

Bills-Patriots kick off week filled with playoff-type games

Nov. 30, 2022 13:31 PM EST

Josh Allen and the Buffalo Bills head to New England looking for their first division win of the season. Week 13 is loaded with several playoff-type matchups, starting with the Bills (8-3) visiting the Patriots (6-5) on Thursday night. Five other games on Sunday also feature winning...

AP source: Former NFL QB Dilfer finalizing deal with UAB

Nov. 30, 2022 12:28 PM EST

UAB is finalizing a deal with former NFL quarterback Trent Dilfer to become its next head coach. A person with knowledge of the negotiations told The Associated Press that the school was expected to announce the hiring Wednesday of Dilfer, who has been coaching a high school team in...

Beasts of East: All 8 NFL teams in East divisions above .500

Nov. 30, 2022 11:19 AM EST

Two years after no team in the NFC East won more than seven games, all four have pulled off the trick with six weeks to go. Washington (7-5) beat Atlanta on Sunday to join Philadelphia (10-1), Dallas (8-3) and the Giants (7-4) with winning records, giving the division a combined...

NFL flexes Week 14 Dolphins-Chargers matchup to prime time

Nov. 29, 2022 21:47 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — The NFL has moved the Dec. 11 game between the Miami Dolphins and Los Angeles Chargers to “Sunday Night Football.” The game will kick off at 8:20 p.m. EST on NBC, with the matchup between the Kansas City Chiefs and Denver Broncos moving to 4:05 p.m. EST on CBS....

Giants getting healthier ahead of matchup with Commanders

Nov. 29, 2022 18:53 PM EST

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — The New York Giants are returning from their extended Thanksgiving break and they are getting reinforcements for their crucial game against the streaking Washington Commanders. Rookie right tackle Evan Neal, rookie tight end Daniel Bellinger, guard Ben...