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Patriots looking to turn page quickly heading into playoffs

Jan. 10, 2022 16:25 PM EST

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — The Patriots have talked about needing to summon a heightened sense of urgency since having their seven-game win streak ended during a mistaken-laden loss at Indianapolis last month. Three games and two more losses later, New England is still trying to...

Dolphins top Patriots 33-24 in regular-season finale

Jan. 10, 2022 00:22 AM EST

MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. (AP) — They came running off the sideline after the last play, one final sprint of the season, one final moment of joy. The Miami Dolphins aren't going to the playoffs. But they went into the offseason happy. Jaylen Waddle had a touchdown grab and...

Titans can clinch AFC's No. 1 seed with Henry's return near

Jan. 03, 2022 14:59 PM EST

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The resilient Tennessee Titans now are two-time AFC South champs and just one victory away from making the AFC playoffs come through Nashville. So much for a season during which they've been without the league’s two-time rushing champ since Halloween and...

Chiefs seek AFC playoff bye, Bengals chasing North title

Dec. 31, 2021 12:01 PM EST

Something we've come to expect is Kansas City closing in on AFC home-field advantage for the playoffs and the only bye. A win and the Titans losing to the Dolphins does the trick. As for the Cincinnati Bengals clinching anything but a high draft choice? Well, if the No Longer Bungles...

Dolphins' rookies coming up big during Miami's surge

Nov. 29, 2021 13:47 PM EST

MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. (AP) — The current class of Miami Dolphins rookies all tend to hang out together. They often go to dinner together. When the team has a community service-type event that players are asked to attend, they go to those together. On occasion, they also...

The Latest: Dalvin Cook out for game with shoulder injury

Nov. 28, 2021 19:10 PM EST

The Latest from Week 12 of the NFL (all times EST): ___ 7:10 p.m. Minnesota Vikings running Dalvin Cook has been taken off the field on a cart after injuring his shoulder in the third quarter against the San Francisco 49ers. He...

Newton struggles in Panthers' loss at Dolphins

Nov. 28, 2021 17:41 PM EST

MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. (AP) — Cam Newton had just scored a rushing touchdown and was in a celebratory mood. He grabbed the football back from one of his teammates, headed over toward the stands and softly tossed it toward someone he spotted in the seats. It bounced off...

Dolphins win 4th straight, roll past Panthers 33-10

Nov. 28, 2021 17:09 PM EST

MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. (AP) — Tua Tagovailoa was nearly flawless. Cam Newton endured his worst statistical day as a pro. A blocked punt was returned for a touchdown. In all three phases, the Miami Dolphins had all the answers. Jaylen Waddle had nine...

Dolphins, Jets square off with all-time series tied 55-55-1

Nov. 18, 2021 12:18 PM EST

MIAMI (3-7) at NEW YORK JETS (2-7) Sunday, 1 p.m. EST, CBS BETTING LINE: Dolphins by 3 1/2, according to FanDuel SportsBook. AGAINST THE SPREAD: Dolphins 4-6; Jets 2-7. SERIES RECORD: Series tied 55-55-1. ...

Picture imperfect: Hunt's play shows Dolphins still believe

Nov. 12, 2021 12:56 PM EST

MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. (AP) — The Miami Dolphins, after wins, change the wrapping on some elevator doors to display the most iconic image of their most recent victory. The current photo, installed early Friday: a touchdown that didn’t count. And...