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Patriots throw fewest passes in an NFL game since 1974

Dec. 08, 2021 12:34 PM EST

Mac Jones and the New England Patriots played a style of game more reminiscent of a triple-option service academy than the modern NFL. Jones threw just three passes on a windy Monday night in Buffalo for the fewest pass attempts in an NFL game in nearly a half-century as the Patriots...

Eagles ahead of schedule under rookie coach Nick Sirianni

Dec. 06, 2021 18:39 PM EST

The Philadelphia Eagles have already won two more games than last season and are in the middle of the playoff race under rookie coach Nick Sirianni. They’re not satisfied. “I think, obviously, I would like to be in better shape,” Sirianni said Monday, a day after...

Brady, SB champ Bucs aiming for playoff home-field advantage

Dec. 06, 2021 17:52 PM EST

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — The Tampa Bay Buccaneers know how difficult the road to the Super Bowl can be. That’s why the defending champions are determined to give themselves a better shot at repeating by earning home-field advantage for the playoffs. At 9-3, the Bucs have a commanding...

Home, not sweet home: Falcons keep losing in A-T-L

Dec. 06, 2021 14:05 PM EST

ATLANTA (AP) — Home is not-so sweet for the Atlanta Falcons. If they can't figure out a way to win their final two games at Mercedes-Benz Stadium, they are headed for a fourth straight losing season. The Falcons (5-7) dropped to 0-5 in Atlanta this season with a...

Football Hall of Famer Claude Humphrey dies as age 77

Dec. 04, 2021 14:32 PM EST

ATLANTA (AP) — Pro Football Hall of Famer Claude Humphrey, one of the NFL's most fearsome pass rushers during the 1970s with the Atlanta Falcons but long overlooked on mostly losing teams, has died at the age of 77. Humphrey, who also reached the Super Bowl with the...

Arians urges NFL look at vaccination status of more teams

Dec. 03, 2021 17:37 PM EST

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Tampa Bay Buccaneers coach Bruce Arians would like to see the NFL expand an investigation of the COVID-19 vaccination status of two players on his team to include other rosters around the league. Responding publicly for the first time to the league...

Pro Football Hall of Fame to present 'Awards of Excellence'

Dec. 03, 2021 14:04 PM EST

CANTON, Ohio (AP) — The Pro Football Hall of Fame announced Friday it will present “Awards of Excellence” after the Super Bowl in February to honor longtime assistant coaches, athletic trainers, equipment managers and public relations personnel. Winners of the...

Falcons try to put some heat on Brady, Bucs in NFC South

Dec. 02, 2021 23:41 PM EST

ATLANTA (AP) — Tom Brady and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers are cruising in the NFC South. The Atlanta Falcons would like to put a little pressure on the defending Super Bowl champions. After losing at Tampa Bay in Week 2, the Falcons get another crack at...

Shh! Denver Broncos mum on 11-game losing streak to Chiefs

Dec. 02, 2021 19:11 PM EST

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — The Denver Broncos have lost 11 consecutive games to the Kansas City Chiefs since scoring two touchdowns in the final 36 seconds for a stunning 31-24 win at Arrowhead Stadium on Sept. 27, 2015. That comeback propelled the Broncos on their Super...

Chiefs leaning on unsung heroes in their Super Bowl pursuit

Dec. 02, 2021 14:45 PM EST

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The top-ranked cornerback in the NFL, at least according to some advanced metrics, is not Jalen Ramsey or some other high-profile player that was a first-round pick and developed into a Pro Bowl-caliber talent. The top center isn't Jason Kelce or...