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With Daniel Jones iffy, Giants grab QB Jake Fromm from Bills

Dec. 01, 2021 09:11 AM EST

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — The New York Giants gave an indication of their concern about starting quarterback Daniel Jones by signing quarterback Jake Fromm off the Buffalo Bills’ practice squad. The Giants announced the move early Wednesday before practice. ...

AFC has record 12 teams at .500 or better through Week 12

Dec. 01, 2021 02:41 AM EST

The NFL has never quite seen a conference like this year's AFC. Heading into December, only four teams in the conference have losing records, with the 12 teams at .500 or better the most for a conference through 12 weeks since the merger. There have...

Cowboys DT Hill's suspension over altercation cut to 1 game

Nov. 30, 2021 23:10 PM EST

FRISCO, Texas (AP) — Dallas Cowboys defensive tackle Trysten Hill's suspension for punching Las Vegas offensive lineman John Simpson after a Thanksgiving Day loss to the Raiders has been reduced to one game. The NFL suspended Hill two games over the altercation, saying...

AP source: Giants' Jones has neck injury, may miss next game

Nov. 30, 2021 19:36 PM EST

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — A person familiar with the situation has told The Associated Press that New York Giants quarterback Daniel Jones has a neck injury and his status for Sunday’s game against the Miami Dolphins is uncertain. The person spoke on condition of...

Bills return starters at practice in preparing to host Pats

Nov. 30, 2021 18:27 PM EST

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — Difficult as it will be to replace the loss of Tre’Davious White in the Bills secondary, Buffalo is getting healthier up front on both lines just in time for a key AFC East showdown against the New England Patriots. The Bills returned to...

Cards, Packers, Bucs remain top 3 in AP Pro32 poll

Nov. 30, 2021 17:54 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — The status quo reigns at the top of the AP Pro32 poll. The Arizona Cardinals, Green Bay Packers and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers retained the top three spots in the latest poll. The Cardinals, who were on a bye last week, received eight...

Giants activate Ryan from COVID-19 list, Holmes goes on IR

Nov. 30, 2021 17:46 PM EST

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — The New York Giants have activated defensive back Logan Ryan off the reserve/COVID-19 list and placed cornerback Darnay Holmes on the injured list with a rib injury. The Giants (4-7) made the moves Tuesday, a day after Ryan returned to the...

Washington rides winning recipe into NFC playoff contention

Nov. 30, 2021 17:39 PM EST

After four consecutive losses going into the bye week, Ron Rivera recalculated how Washington could win games. The recipe involved running the ball, controlling the clock and shortening games. The result has been a three-game winning streak to move into the final playoff...

Titans add rookie linebacker Monty Rice to IR list now at 18

Nov. 30, 2021 17:19 PM EST

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Tennessee Titans have added rookie linebacker Monty Rice to an injured reserve list now at 18 with the team at its bye. The Titans put Rice on injured reserve Tuesday and released wide receiver Austin Mack from the practice squad. ...

Tomlin: time for Steelers to put up and shut up

Nov. 30, 2021 16:54 PM EST

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Mike Tomlin believes it's time for the Pittsburgh Steelers to put up and shut up. Emphasis on shut up. “Talking doesn't get it done,” Tomlin said Tuesday. Neither does laying an egg in Cincinnati,...