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Denver Broncos running back C.J. Anderson, middle, is tackled by Los Angeles Chargers free safety Tre Boston, right, and strong safety Jahleel Addae during the second half of an NFL football game Sunday, Oct. 22, 2017, in Carson, Calif. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)
October 22, 2017 - 10:16 pm
CARSON, Calif. (AP) — When the cannon sounded and thousands of orange-clad fans in the StubHub Center crowd trudged to their cars, Joey Bosa and his teammates celebrated a few milestones with their half of the home crowd. For the first time since Dec. 18, 1960, the Los Angeles Chargers won a home...
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Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver JuJu Smith-Schuster (19) crosses the goal line for a touchdown after taking a pass from quarterback Ben Roethlisberger during the first half of an NFL football game against the Cincinnati Bengals in Pittsburgh, Sunday, Oct. 22, 2017. (AP Photo/Keith Srakocic)
October 22, 2017 - 9:22 pm
PITTSBURGH (AP) — JuJu Smith-Schuster hid his eyes, counted to 10 and went looking for Le'Veon Bell. The Pittsburgh Steelers rookie wide receiver found his team's star running back crouching behind the goalpost, then proceeded to chase Bell all the way to the sideline as part of a hastily planned...
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San Francisco 49ers players kneel during the performance of the national anthem before an NFL football game between the 49ers and the Dallas Cowboys in Santa Clara, Calif., Sunday, Oct. 22, 2017. (AP Photo/Eric Risberg)
October 22, 2017 - 9:09 pm
Days after the NFL declined to change its rule on the national anthem, about two dozen players protested around the league Sunday. Associated Press journalists counted 22 players protesting during the anthems in some way before day games. Some took a knee, others sat on the bench, stayed in the...
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Notre Dame team members sing with students after an NCAA college football game against Southern California, Saturday, Oct. 21, 2017, in South Bend, Ind. Notre Dame won 49-14. (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio)
October 22, 2017 - 9:02 pm
Notre Dame cracked the top 10 of The Associated Press college football poll for the first time this season, coming in at No. 9, and Michigan fell out of the rankings for the first time in two years. As week after a rash of upsets gave the poll a shake-up, the first eight teams in the Top 25...
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Tennessee Titans kicker Ryan Succop (4) kicks a game-winning 47-yard field goal in overtime during an NFL football game against the Cleveland Browns Sunday, Oct. 22, 2017, in Cleveland. The Titans won 12-9 in overtime. (AP Photo/Ron Schwane)
October 22, 2017 - 8:02 pm
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Ben Roethlisberger threw for 224 yards and two touchdowns, Le'Veon Bell added 192 total yards, and Pittsburgh's defense dominated the Cincinnati Bengals in the second half of a 29-14 victory on Sunday. The Steelers (5-2) relied on their stars to take the lead, then on their...
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Chicago Bears safety Eddie Jackson runs off the field after an NFL football game against the Carolina Panthers, Sunday, Oct. 22, 2017, in Chicago. The Bears won 17-3.(AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast)
October 22, 2017 - 7:55 pm
CHICAGO (AP) — Rookie safety Eddie Jackson turned a painful anniversary into a record-setting afternoon. He scooped up a loose ball and corralled a tipped pass. And with two long touchdown returns, he made NFL history. Jackson became the first player to score multiple defensive TDs of 75 yards or...
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October 22, 2017 - 7:28 pm
FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — The Patriots will be without starting cornerback Stephon Gilmore for the second straight week when New England hosts Atlanta on Sunday night. Gilmore is out with a concussion and ankle injury. Joining him on the inactive list for the Patriots are linebacker Harvey Langi (...
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Dallas Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott, right, runs for a touchdown against San Francisco 49ers cornerback Dontae Johnson (36) during the second half of an NFL football game in Santa Clara, Calif., Sunday, Oct. 22, 2017. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)
October 22, 2017 - 7:11 pm
SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — Ezekiel Elliott gained 219 yards from scrimmage and tied a career high with three touchdowns just days after a legal reprieve put his suspension on hold and the Dallas Cowboys beat the winless San Francisco 49ers 40-10 on Sunday. Elliott was granted his second temporary...
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Former wide receiver Dwight Clark, center, gives a kiss to former San Francisco 49ers owner Edward DeBartolo Jr. during halftime of an NFL football game between the 49ers and the Dallas Cowboys in Santa Clara, Calif., Sunday, Oct. 22, 2017. (AP Photo/Eric Risberg)
October 22, 2017 - 6:37 pm
The Latest from week 7 of the NFL regular season (all times Eastern): 6:15 p.m. Dallas kicker Dan Bailey will miss the rest of the game with a right groin injury. Bailey got hurt in the first half against the San Francisco 49ers. With Bailey hurt, the Cowboys went for a 2-point conversion after...
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Miami Dolphins quarterback Matt Moore (8) celebrates a touchdown with Miami Dolphins wide receiver Kenny Stills (10), during the second half of an NFL football game against the New York Jets, Sunday, Oct. 22, 2017, in Miami Gardens, Fla. (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee)
October 22, 2017 - 4:42 pm
MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. (AP) — Matt Moore replaced an injured Jay Cutler and threw two touchdown passes in the final 12 minutes, and the Miami Dolphins pulled off another comeback win by erasing a 14-point fourth-quarter deficit to beat the New York Jets 31-28 on Sunday. Josh McCown threw three...
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