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Bills' Allen-led attack finds swagger in rout of Washington

Sep. 27, 2021 13:52 PM EDT

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — Bills safety Micah Hyde might have been speaking for the entire team and fan base in assessing Josh Allen and the offense’s sudden return to dominance. “That’s the offense we know and love,” Hyde said, following a 43-21 win over the...

The Latest: 49ers aim to join 5 other teams at 3-0

Sep. 26, 2021 20:13 PM EDT

The Latest on Week 3 in the NFL (all times EDT): ___ 8:10 p.m. The San Francisco 49ers are hoping to join five other teams at 3-0 as Week 3 of the NFL season winds down. The Niners are hosting Green Bay in the...

One long Bills' drive exposes Washington's weaknesses

Sep. 26, 2021 19:56 PM EDT

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — Washington coach Ron Rivera's heart began to sink watching Josh Allen and the Bills convert one first down after another on Buffalo's first drive of the second half. A game that seemed within reach began slowly slipping away as Allen dissected...

Allen honors OC Daboll in Bills' 43-21 rout of Washington

Sep. 26, 2021 18:51 PM EDT

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — Josh Allen will never forget the emotional support Bills offensive coordinator Brian Daboll provided the quarterback following the loss of his grandmother 13 months ago. Allen was driven to do the same for Daboll on Sunday. Following a 43-21...

NY hospitals, schools fear staff shortage from vaccine rules

Sep. 24, 2021 17:36 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Some of the nation's most aggressive COVID-19 vaccine mandates are scheduled to take effect Monday in New York amid continued resistance from some to the shots, leaving hospitals and nursing homes across the state and schools in New York City bracing for possible staff...

Packers-Niners renew now familiar NFL rivalry on Sunday

Sep. 24, 2021 01:08 AM EDT

If it seems as if the Packers have transferred to the NFC West or the 49ers moved to the NFC North, blame the schedule makers at league headquarters. When Green Bay (1-1) visits San Francisco (2-0) on Sunday, it will be the fourth trip to the Bay Area for the Cheeseheads...

Sabres' Jack Eichel fails physical, stripped of captaincy

Sep. 23, 2021 18:45 PM EDT

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Jack Eichel was stripped of his captaincy by the Sabres on Thursday, raising further questions about his future in Buffalo due to a widening rift over how to treat a neck injury that has sidelined the center for six months. With the two sides at a...

Rivera, McDermott put ties aside as Washington faces Bills

Sep. 23, 2021 16:58 PM EDT

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — The first thing Leslie Frazier remembers from working with Ron Rivera and Sean McDermott was being stuck in the basement of Philadelphia’s Veterans Stadium, and the “varmints,” as he called them, lurking around every corner. “We were...

Washington looking for first win at Buffalo since 1987

Sep. 23, 2021 12:34 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (1-1) at BUFFALO (1-1) Sunday, 1 p.m. EDT, Fox OPENING LINE: Buffalo by 9 1/2, according to FanDuel SportsBook. AGAINST THE SPREAD: Buffalo 1-1, Washington 0-2. SERIES RECORD: Bills lead 9-6. ...

Panthers, off to 2-0 start, visit Texans in prime time

Sep. 22, 2021 14:41 PM EDT

In an effort to get every team a Thursday game, NFL schedule makers often take some of the likely tail-enders and stick them in early season games. Sort of a “let's get them out of the way before they've lost a lot” philosophy. It's unlikely...