NFL football

November 05, 2018 - 12:15 pm
CINCINNATI (AP) — The black stool rested upside-down in A.J. Green's locker — not a site the Bengals wanted to see coming out of their bye week . Green was getting his injured right foot examined on Monday while his teammates returned from a week off that helped some of them heal, but not one of...
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New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady celebrates a touchdown run by Cordarrelle Patterson during the first half of an NFL football game against the Green Bay Packers, Sunday, Nov. 4, 2018, in Foxborough, Mass. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa)
November 04, 2018 - 9:49 pm
FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — Tom Brady and Aaron Rodgers spent the week telling anyone who asked that the other guy was the better quarterback. In the second matchup between the future Hall of Famers, it was the one with five Super Bowl rings who walked off the field with the victory. Brady threw for...
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New Orleans Saints wide receiver Michael Thomas (13) pulls out a cell phone after his 72 yard touchdown reception in the second half of an NFL football game against the Los Angeles Rams in New Orleans, Sunday, Nov. 4, 2018. (AP Photo/Bill Feig)
November 04, 2018 - 7:00 pm
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — When the time came to dial up a big play for Michael Thomas, the Saints' leading receiver answered the call. He even had a flip phone planted in the padding of each goal post, just in case. Thomas caught a late 72-yard touchdown reception and then celebrated with a cellphone in a...
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New Orleans Saints fullback Zach Line (42) lunges for the end zone as he is stopped short by Los Angeles Rams inside linebacker Cory Littleton (58) in the first half of an NFL football game in New Orleans, Sunday, Nov. 4, 2018. (AP Photo/Bill Feig)
November 04, 2018 - 4:25 pm
The Latest on Week 9 in the NFL (all times EST): 7:25 p.m. The New Orleans Saints have built another double-digit cushion against the Los Angeles Rams. Drew Brees' 72-yard touchdown pass converted a third down and helped New Orleans take a 45-35 lead with 3:52 left to play. New Orleans led the Rams...
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Baltimore Ravens quarterback Joe Flacco, center, throws to a receiver as Ravens tight end Nick Boyle, front right, keeps Pittsburgh Steelers outside linebacker T.J. Watt away in the first half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Nov. 4, 2018, in Baltimore. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)
November 04, 2018 - 3:04 pm
BALTIMORE (AP) — Going up against the NFL's top-ranked defense, Ben Roethlisberger showed his versatility, grit and ability to bounce back from injury. He also proved his own theory: The only unit capable of stopping the Pittsburgh offense is, well, the Pittsburgh offense. Roethlisberger threw two...
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Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes smiles as he runs off the field after the team defeated the Cleveland Browns in an NFL football game, Sunday, Nov. 4, 2018, in Cleveland. (AP Photo/David Richard)
November 04, 2018 - 3:03 pm
CLEVELAND (AP) — With almost every flick of his right wrist, the legend of Patrick Mahomes grows. And he's just beginning. Only 10 games into his NFL career, Kansas City's young quarterback is doing things that have never been done before. Mahomes passed for 375 yards, threw three touchdown passes...
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Miami Dolphins defensive end Cameron Wake (91) sacks New York Jets quarterback Sam Darnold (14), during the first half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Nov. 4, 2018, in Miami Gardens, Fla. New York Jets offensive tackle Brandon Shell (72) is on the left. (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky)
November 04, 2018 - 1:15 pm
MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. (AP) — Rookie linebacker Jerome Baker intercepted Sam Darnold and scored the only touchdown on a 25-yard return with 11 minutes left, and a resilient defense helped the Miami Dolphins beat the New York Jets 13-6 on Sunday. Darnold threw four interceptions and took four sacks,...
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FILE - In this Sept. 30, 2018, file photo, Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger (7) throws a pass under pressure froom Baltimore Ravens linebacker Kenny Young (40) in the first half of an NFL football game in Pittsburgh. For the first time since 2014, these AFC North rivals will wrap up the season series before December. That doesn’t mean Sunday’s game against the Steelers is any less important to the skidding Ravens. (AP Photo/Fred Vuich, File)
November 04, 2018 - 9:46 am
The surging Pittsburgh Steelers and the slumping Baltimore Ravens are among the NFL teams kicking off Week 9. The AFC North-leading Steelers (4-2-1) are aiming for their fourth straight win on the road against the division rival Ravens (4-4), who have lost three of four. Gregg Williams has a...
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Buffalo Bills tight end Jason Croom, right, tries to make a catch against New England Patriots strong safety Patrick Chung during the second half of an NFL football game, Monday, Oct. 29, 2018, in Orchard Park, N.Y. (AP Photo/Adrian Kraus)
October 31, 2018 - 5:03 pm
FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — It didn't take Bill Belichick long to recall what Aaron Rodgers did against his defense the previous time that the Packers faced the Patriots. "He killed us," Belichick said of New England's 26-21 loss in Green Bay in 2014. "He does everything well. ... He's one of the...
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Detroit Lions wide receiver Marvin Jones, right celebrates his 39-yard reception for a touchdown with teammate wide receiver Golden Tate (15) during the first half of an NFL football game against the Seattle Seahawks, Sunday, Oct. 28, 2018, in Detroit. (AP Photo/Rey Del Rio)
October 30, 2018 - 2:08 pm
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Golden Tate is bringing his show to Philadelphia. The Eagles acquired the 30-year-old wide receiver nicknamed "Showtime" from the Detroit Lions for a 2019 third-round draft pick on Tuesday. Tate has 44 catches for 517 yards and three touchdowns this season. He joins Alshon...
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