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Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick (14) looks to pass,during the first half of an NFL football against the Philadelphia Eagles, Sunday, Sept. 16, 2018, in Tampa, Fla. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)
September 16, 2018 - 9:10 pm
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Courtesy of DeSean Jackson, Ryan Fitzpatrick rocked a pair of sunglasses and a partially zipped warmup jacket revealing a couple of gold chains and a large pendant resting on his chest. "It's nothing," the Tampa Bay quarterback said of the garb after throwing four touchdown...
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Jacksonville Jaguars wide receiver Dede Westbrook (12) runs for a touchdown past New England Patriots linebacker Kyle Van Noy, left, on a 61-yard pass play against the New England Patriots during the second half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Sept. 16, 2018, in Jacksonville, Fla. (AP Photo/Stephen B. Morton)
September 16, 2018 - 6:52 pm
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Blake Bortles threw four touchdown passes, three in the first half, and the Jacksonville Jaguars beat Tom Brady and the New England Patriots 31-20 Sunday in a rematch of last season's AFC championship game. Bortles connected with Donte Moncrief, Keelan Cole and Austin...
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San Francisco 49ers running back Matt Breida goes on a 66-yard touchdown run as wide receiver Pierre Garcon blocks Detroit Lions defensive back Nevin Lawson (24) during the second half of an NFL football game in Santa Clara, Calif., Sunday, Sept. 16, 2018. (AP Photo/Tony Avelar)
September 16, 2018 - 5:53 pm
The Latest on the second Sunday of the NFL regular season (all times EDT): 6:50 p.m. Detroit running back LeGarrette Blount has been ejected for coming off the sideline to shove a San Francisco player. Blount took exception to Elijah Lee pushing Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford as he stepped out...
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Atlanta Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan (2) muscles across the goal line through Carolina Panthers defenders on a keeper to score during the second half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Sept 16, 2018, in Atlanta. (Bob Andres/Atlanta Journal-Constitution via AP)
September 16, 2018 - 4:58 pm
ATLANTA (AP) — The quarterback took off running, only to find three defenders waiting for him at the goal line. No problem. He simply ran right over them. Cam Newton? Nope, Matt Ryan. Ryan threw a pair of scoring passes, which wasn't all that unusual, and also ran for two touchdowns for the first...
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September 16, 2018 - 2:28 pm
The Jacksonville Jaguars are without running back Leonard Fournette for the fourth time in two seasons. They went 3-0 without him in 2017. Fournette is inactive a week after straining his right hamstring in the opener against the New York Giants. Fournette tested his hamstring before Sunday's game...
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Oklahoma State quarterback Taylor Cornelius (14) throws in the first half of an NCAA college football game against Boise State in Stillwater, Okla., Saturday, Sept. 15, 2018. (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki)
September 15, 2018 - 7:43 pm
STILLWATER, Okla. (AP) — Finally, Taylor Cornelius has emerged from Mason Rudolph's shadow. The fifth-year senior ran for two touchdowns and passed for another to help No. 24 Oklahoma State beat No. 17 Boise State 44-21 on Saturday. Cornelius waited his turn for years behind Rudolph, who now is...
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A man rides a bicycle on a street covered by floodwaters caused by the tropical storm Florence in New Bern, N.C., on Saturday Sept. 15, 2018. (AP Photo/Chris Seward)
September 15, 2018 - 4:49 pm
MIAMI (AP) — How do you measure a disaster like Florence? In sum, the storm is turning out to be every bit as devastating as forecasters expected, and it's far from done, with trillions of gallons of rain in the forecast, hundreds of people needing rescue, nearly a million power outages and several...
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New Orleans Saints defensive tackle David Onyemata commits a late hit on Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick (14) which resulted in a penalty and a scuffle in the second half of an NFL football game in New Orleans, Sunday, Sept. 9, 2018. (AP Photo/Bill Feig)
September 14, 2018 - 6:01 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Two illegal hits cost David Onyemata more than he made for playing in New Orleans' season opener. The Saints defensive tackle was fined $40,108 by the NFL on Friday for two roughing-the-passer calls — $20,054 for each of the penalties — in a 48-40 loss to Tampa Bay last Sunday. The...
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FILE - In this Friday, July 27, 2018, file photo, Cleveland Browns offensive lineman Mychal Kendricks during NFL football training camp, in Berea, Ohio. The Seattle Seahawks are expected to sign Kendricks to a one-year contract despite his recent guilty plea on insider trading charges. Two people with knowledge of the deal told The Associated Press on Thursday, Sept. 13, 2018, that Kendricks' agreement is expected to be finalized in time for him to join the Seahawks for their Week 2 Game at Chicago. (AP Photo/Tony Dejak, File)
September 14, 2018 - 4:40 pm
RENTON, Wash. (AP) — The Seattle Seahawks are hoping Mychal Kendricks can provide a short-term boost on the field that overshadows the issues of signing a player with a pending jail sentencing in his future. The Seahawks announced the signing of Kendricks on Friday to a one-year deal despite his...
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Cincinnati Bengals wide receiver A.J. Green (18) celebrates his touchdown in the first half of an NFL football game against the Baltimore Ravens, Thursday, Sept. 13, 2018, in Cincinnati. (AP Photo/Bryan Woolston)
September 14, 2018 - 12:08 am
CINCINNATI (AP) — Andy Dalton kept the Ravens out of the playoffs last year by throwing a long touchdown pass. He sent them to another loss on Thursday night by throwing four more, getting the best of a defense that has bedeviled him for much of his career. Dalton threw four touchdown passes in the...
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