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Vikings dominate first half, taking 13-0 lead over Seahawks into locker room

The Seahawks are averaging 35.5 points and 416.3 yards per game this season. Not tonight. Not so far. Seattle ran 18 plays for 66 yards with five first downs and went 0-for-3 on third down. Four Vikings have a sack of Russell Wilson, including Yannick Ngakoue and Eric Wilson. The Vikings lead the Seahawks 13-0 […]

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Jerry Jones: Dak Prescott will respond and recover from this challenge

With no in-person interviews because of COVID-19, Cowboys owner Jerry Jones no longer does a postgame press conference. Jones, though, released a statement after his quarterback’s gruesome injury Sunday. Dak Prescott is undergoing surgery now to repair a right ankle compound fracture dislocation. “We are all heartbroken for Dak and this very disappointing injury,” Jones […]

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Chase Claypool makes history

The Steelers powered to 4-0 for the first time since 1979 in large part because rookie receiver Chase Claypool scored four touchdowns in only his fourth NFL game. According to the NFL, Claypool is only the third rookie receiver to score four touchdowns in a game in league history, joining Jerry Butler (1979) and Harlon […]

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Logan Ryan on Dak Prescott: It was a routine tackle with no ill will

Logan Ryan has 525 career tackles after making nine Sunday. One of those he will never forget. His tackle of Dak Prescott in the third quarter began innocently enough. “That was nothing but a routine tackle with two competitors,” Ryan said. “He’s trying to stiff arm me while I’m trying to tackle him and punch […]

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Patriots don’t believe they have an outbreak

The Titans and Patriots have had multiple players test positive in recent days for COVID-19. The Titans, with well over 20 total positives, clearly are undergoing an outbreak. The Patriots don’t believe they are. And for good reason. Per a source with knowledge of the situation, the Patriots don’t believe Saturday’s positive result generated by […]

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Raiders safety Jeff Heath on Chiefs: “It’s just a football team full of guys, like we are”

The Raiders racked up a gigantic win on Sunday, beating the Chiefs in Kansas City and emerging as the biggest threat to the Chiefs’ presumed dominance of the AFC West. After the game, I asked Raiders safety Jeff Heath (who intercepted Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes) to explain what Las Vegas did to slow down (relatively […]

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Falcons fire Dan Quinn, Thomas Dimitroff

The 0-5 Falcons are cleaning house. General Manager Thomas Dimitroff and Head Coach Dan Quinn have both been fired, the Falcons announced on Sunday night. The move is no surprise, as Dimitroff and Quinn were both on the hot seat heading into the season, and the Falcons are winless. They were probably going to need […]