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Chiefs hold off Raiders to take over lead in AFC West

Tyreek Hill had touchdowns receiving and on a punt return, Kansas City's defense made life miserable for Oakland quarterback Derek Carr, and the Chiefs beat the Raiders, 21-13, on a frigid Thursday night to take control of the AFC West.  Charcandrick West also had a touchdown run for the Chiefs...

  • Unless the Rams suddenly get good, their coach is probably getting fired

    Unless the Rams suddenly get good, their coach is probably getting fired

    Judging from the biblical proportions of wailing and teeth-gnashing by Rams fans this week, one might think Jeff Fisher is actually going to coach their team beyond this season. Chill out, everyone. He’s probably not. Unless the Rams undergo a sudden transformation in their final four games, it...

  • Joe McKnight shooting: Man arrested in ex-NFL player's death; sheriff defends probe

    Joe McKnight shooting: Man arrested in ex-NFL player's death; sheriff defends probe

    The Louisiana man who fatally shot ex-NFL player Joe McKnight during a road rage dispute was jailed on a manslaughter charge as a sheriff angrily defended the investigation Tuesday, saying authorities "strategically" waited for days to make the arrest because they needed to find independent witnesses....

  • Jim Schwartz defends effort, character of Eagles defense

    Things aren't always as they appear. That was Philadelphia Eagles defensive coordinator Jim Schwartz's message to the public in the wake of his unit's latest meltdown in a 32-14 setback at Cincinnati. The effort was there, he insists. The confidence and energy was not. "Sometimes there might be...

  • NFL roundup: Chiefs, Broncos, Lions and Ravens get key wins while Chargers fall to Bucs

    NFL roundup: Chiefs, Broncos, Lions and Ravens get key wins while Chargers fall to Bucs

    Eric Berry returned an interception for a touchdown, and then brought back another pick for a two-point conversion that gave the Kansas City Chiefs an improbable 29-28 victory over the Atlanta Falcons on Sunday.  The Falcons, rallying from a 27-16 deficit, went ahead 28-27 on Matt Ryan's five-yard...

  • Steelers end Giants' winning streak at 6 in 24-14 victory

    Steelers end Giants' winning streak at 6 in 24-14 victory

    PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Pittsburgh Steelers ended the New York Giants' winning streak with a familiar formula. Ben Roethlisberger passed for 289 yards and two touchdowns, Le'Veon Bell rolled up 182 yards of total offense, and Pittsburgh's resurgent defense harassed Eli Manning into a flurry of mistakes...

  • Listless Eagles manhandled in devastating loss to Bengals

    Listless Eagles manhandled in devastating loss to Bengals

    From the opening kickoff to the final play, the Philadelphia Eagles never had a chance against the Cincinnati Bengals at Paul Brown Stadium on Sunday. The Bengals, behind an extraordinary passing performance by Andy Dalton (23-for-31, 332 yards, two TDs) and a defense that limited the Eagles to...

  • Palmer, Johnson lead Cardinals past Redskins

    Palmer, Johnson lead Cardinals past Redskins

    GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — "No risk it, no biscuit" was back for the Arizona Cardinals. So was the big play. The result was a much-needed 31-23 victory over the Washington Redskins on Sunday. Carson Palmer threw for 300 yards and three touchdowns and David Johnson scored twice on another dynamic afternoon...

  • Raiders rally in second half to get their 10th win of season, 38-24 over Bills

    Raiders rally in second half to get their 10th win of season, 38-24 over Bills

    Derek Carr threw for 260 yards and two touchdowns to rally the Oakland Raiders to their biggest comeback in 16 years with a 38-24 victory over the Buffalo Bills on Sunday.  After falling behind by 15 points, 24-9, following touchdowns on the first two drives of the second half for Buffalo (6-6),...

  • Rams Coach Jeff Fisher receives contract extension

    Rams Coach Jeff Fisher receives contract extension

    Rams Coach Jeff Fisher has received a contract extension, a person with knowledge of the situation said. Fisher is in the final season of a five-year contract that pays him $7 million a year. The Rams are 4-7 this season and Fisher has a 31-43-1 record with the Rams heading into Sunday’s game against...

  • Trial set Monday for suspect in ex-Saint Will Smith's death

    Trial set Monday for suspect in ex-Saint Will Smith's death

    One car rear-ends another on a Saturday night. People argue. It escalates. Ten or so gunshots later, one driver is dead and the other waits nervously to give his side of the story to police. Conflicts settled by gunfire are tragically common in New Orleans but there was nothing routine about this...

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