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Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger (7) throws a pass as he gets around Jacksonville Jaguars defensive end Dawuane Smoot (94) during the first half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Nov. 22, 2020, in Jacksonville, Fla. (AP Photo/Matt Stamey)

Ravens navigating COVID-19 as well as streaking Steelers

Dec. 1, 2020 5:38 PM EST

BALTIMORE (6-4) at PITTSBURGH (10-0) Wednesday, 3:40 p.m. ET, NBC OPENING LINE - Steelers by 5 RECORD VS. SPREAD - Ravens 4-5-1; Steelers 8-2 SERIES RECORD - Steelers lead 29-24 LAST MEETING - Steelers beat Ravens 28-24 on Nov. 1, 2020 in Baltimore LAST WEEK - Ravens lost to Titans 30-24 in OT; Steelers beat...

Ashtyn Davis (32), izquierda, de los Jets de Nueva York, trata de bloquear un pase del quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick, de los Dolphins de Miami, en el duelo de NFL del domingo 29 de noviembre de 2020, en East Rutherford, Nueva Jersey. (AP Foto/Bill Kostroun)

2 QBs and stingy defense have Dolphins in playoff contention

Nov. 30, 2020 3:44 PM EST

MIAMI (AP) — The way the Miami Dolphins are playing defense, it doesn’t matter who they have at quarterback. Ryan Fitzpatrick is 4-3 as the starter and rookie Tua Tagovailoa is 3-1, largely because the Dolphins rank second in the NFL in points allowed per game. Stingy defense has the Dolphins (7-4)...

NFL sets schedule for Week 16 tripleheader on Dec. 26

Nov. 30, 2020 9:18 AM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The NFL has set its schedule for the league's Saturday tripleheader on Dec. 26. The Tampa Bay Buccaneers will visit the Detroit Lions at 1 p.m. EST followed by the San Francisco 49ers at Arizona Cardinals (4:30 p.m. EST) and Miami Dolphins at Las Vegas Raiders (8:15 p.m. EST). The early...

Cincinnati Bengals quarterback Brandon Allen passes during the second half of an NFL football game against the New York Giants, Sunday, Nov. 29, 2020, in Cincinnati. (AP Photo/Bryan Woolston)

Downtrodden Bengals will stick with QB Allen, for now

Nov. 29, 2020 7:12 PM EST

CINCINNATI (AP) — The Cincinnati Bengals started the season with a hot-shot rookie quarterback and lots of hope. Now they're going with a quarterback who was on the practice squad two weeks ago, and with five games left they remain stuck on last year's win total — two. In short, it's shaping up to...

Los Angeles Rams running back Cam Akers (23) celebrates his rushing touchdown with Robert Woods (17) during the second half of an NFL football game against the San Francisco 49ers Sunday, Nov. 29, 2020, in Inglewood, Calif. (AP Photo/Alex Gallardo)

The Latest: 49ers, Rams tied at 20 late

Nov. 29, 2020 6:59 PM EST

The Latest on Week 12 in the NFL (all times EST): ___ 6:55 p.m. Robbie Gould kicked a 44-yard field goal to pull San Francisco into a 20-all tie with the Los Angeles Rams with 3:11 left in the fourth quarter. The 49ers squandered a 17-3 lead in the second half. The Rams scored on a fumble return and then took a...

New York Jets quarterback Sam Darnold (14) puts on a cap after he threw an interception, his second of the game, in the fourth quarter against the Miami Dolphins on Sunday, Nov. 29, 2020, in East Rutherford, N.J. (Andrew Mills/NJ Advance Media via AP)

Darnold a dud in return as Jets stall again, fall to 0-11

Nov. 29, 2020 6:28 PM EST

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — There was some hope — albeit just a glimmer — coming in for the New York Jets. Sam Darnold was back at quarterback after a two-game absence with a shoulder injury and he was playing with all three of his starting wide receivers for the first time this season....

Miami Dolphins quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick, center, celebrates a touchdown with Adam Shaheen, right, during the second half of an NFL football game against the New York Jets, Sunday, Nov. 29, 2020, in East Rutherford, N.J. (AP Photo/Corey Sipkin)

Fitzpatrick, Dolphins keep Jets winless with 20-3 victory

Nov. 29, 2020 5:31 PM EST

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — Ryan Fitzpatrick has been through it all during his many stops in the NFL — a backup and a starter, a fill-in and a franchise leader. The 38-year-old quarterback is ready for it all, as he was again Sunday. After being benched a few weeks ago, Fitzpatrick threw two...

0-10 Jets aim for first win against AFC East-rival Dolphins

Nov. 28, 2020 2:22 PM EST

MIAMI (6-4) at NEW YORK JETS (0-10) Sunday, 1 p.m. ET, CBS OPENING LINE - Dolphins by 7 RECORD VS. SPREAD - Dolphins 7-3; Jets 3-7 SERIES RECORD - Jets lead 55-54-1 LAST MEETING - Dolphins beat Jets 24-0 on Oct. 18, at Miami LAST WEEK - Dolphins lost to Broncos 20-13; Jets lost to Chargers 34-28 AP PRO32...

New York Jets tight end Chris Herndon (89) celebrates with teammates after making a touchdown catch against the Los Angeles Chargers during the second half of an NFL football game Sunday, Nov. 22, 2020, in Inglewood, Calif. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)

Jets ready for Dolphins, certain they'll get win this season

Nov. 28, 2020 2:13 PM EST

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — Greg Van Roten is certain a victory is coming for the winless New York Jets this season. Whether it happens Sunday against the AFC East-rival Miami Dolphins remains to be seen. But the veteran offensive lineman is tired of seeing that awful zero in New York's record. And, so...

Miami Dolphins quarterback Tua Tagovailoa (1) talks with quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick (14) during the final seconds of an NFL football game against the Denver Broncos, Sunday, Nov. 22, 2020, in Denver. The Broncos won 20-13. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski)

Miami downgrades ailing Tua; Fitzpatrick likely to face Jets

Nov. 28, 2020 2:07 PM EST

MIAMI (AP) — Miami Dolphins quarterback Tua Tagovailoa was downgraded to doubtful for Sunday’s game at the New York Jets, meaning it's likely veteran Ryan Fitzpatrick will make his first start since Oct. 18. Tagovailoa hurt the thumb on his throwing hand in practice Wednesday and was limited in...