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Panthers have been unable to solve Matt Ryan

Nov. 14, 2019 4:11 PM EST

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Matt Ryan is coming to town, which tends to mean trouble for the Carolina Panthers. The Falcons quarterback has dominated the rival Panthers of late, going 6-1 in his past seven starts while averaging 318 yards passing with 15 touchdown passes and only three interceptions. Ryan is...

Foles ready for emotional return as Jags, Colts square off

Nov. 14, 2019 3:16 PM EST

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Nick Foles’ long-awaited return will come with all the typical emotions Sunday. The Jacksonville Jaguars quarterback is excited to play, eager to prove he’s healthy and optimistic about keeping his team in the playoff hunt. And, the most anticipated part for Foles might be...

Brees, humbled Saints look to rebound against Buccaneers

Nov. 14, 2019 3:14 PM EST

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Drew Brees looks at Tampa Bay and sees an opportunity for the New Orleans Saints to reassert themselves, though not necessarily because the Buccaneers have a young, inexperienced secondary. The Bucs may rank last in the NFL in pass defense, but the veteran quarterback of the NFC South...

Not pretty but progress: Jets give Redskins look into future

Nov. 14, 2019 2:56 PM EST

LANDOVER, Md. (AP) — When the New York Jets take the field on Sunday, the Washington Redskins could see a glimpse into their future. It’s not pretty, but it’s progress. The Jets are enduring a tough season under first-year coach Adam Gase and young quarterback Sam Darnold they hope will be...

Police arrest archer suspected of injuring 2 with arrows

Nov. 14, 2019 2:38 PM EST

RICHMOND, Calif. (AP) — Police have arrested a homeless man suspected of shooting arrows at a homeless encampment in the San Francisco Bay Area, striking two men in the abdomen. The San Francisco Chronicle reports East Bay Regional Parks District police arrested 22-year-old Addae Preciado, of Albany,...

Raiders seek to avoid letdown vs. winless Bengals

Nov. 14, 2019 1:11 PM EST

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Derek Carr knows full well what the Cincinnati Bengals are enduring this season: nine straight losses to open the year. Carr began his rookie season as starting quarterback for the Oakland Raiders with 10 consecutive defeats before finally breaking through with a win. "You feel like...

Jets-Redskins Preview Capsule

Nov. 14, 2019 12:26 PM EST

NEW YORK JETS (2-7) at WASHINGTON (1-8) Sunday, 1 p.m. EST, Fox OPENING LINE — Redskins by 1 RECORD VS. SPREAD — Jets 3-6, Redskins 3-6 SERIES RECORD — Redskins lead 8-3 LAST MEETING — Jets beat Redskins 34-20 on Oct. 18, 2015 LAST WEEK — Jets beat Giants 34-27; Redskins on bye,...

Bears-Rams Preview Capsule

Nov. 14, 2019 11:59 AM EST

CHICAGO (4-5) at LOS ANGELES RAMS (5-4) Sunday, 8:20 p.m. ET, NBC OPENING LINE — Rams by 8½ RECORD VS. SPREAD — Chicago 3-6-0, Los Angeles Rams 6-3-0 SERIES RECORD — Bears lead 54-36-3 LAST MEETING — Bears beat Rams, 15-6, December 9, 2018 LAST WEEK — Bears beat Lions...

Losing to Eagles still bugs Patriots’ Brady, motivated him

Nov. 14, 2019 11:35 AM EST

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Losing to the Philadelphia Eagles in the Super Bowl two years ago still bugs Tom Brady, even though the New England Patriots rebounded to win their sixth title last season. "That's a lot of mental scar tissue from that year," Brady said in his weekly radio appearance on WEEI in Boston....

NFL helmet safety challenge kicks-off with symposium in Ohio

Nov. 14, 2019 10:49 AM EST

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (AP) — The National Football League’s efforts to address concerns over brain injuries and other player safety issues continue with a symposium in Ohio aimed at developing a safer helmet for NFL players. NFL safety officials, scientists, engineers and helmet manufacturers are meeting...