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    Jets' Adams: Defense unprepared for Mayfield


    Jets safety Jamal Adams said Tuesday during an appearance on WFAN radio that the New York defense wasn't prepared to face Cleveland rookie quarterback Baker Mayfield, who replaced an injured Tyrod Taylor and sparked a comeback win for the...

    Jets safety Jamal Adams said Tuesday during an appearance on WFAN radio that the New York defense wasn't prepared to face Cleveland rookie quarterback Baker Mayfield, who replaced an injured Tyrod Taylor and sparked a comeback win for the Browns.

    Why Bell's run with the Steelers appears over


    Both sides look to be moving on, and Bell is willing to tear down the bridge with Pittsburgh to prove the franchise tag is just as...

    Both sides look to be moving on, and Bell is willing to tear down the bridge with Pittsburgh to prove the franchise tag is just as broken.

    Back to their old ways, Saints struggle to stop big plays


    New Orleans has been torched for six plays of 45-plus yards in three games, and now Patrick Robinson is going on IR. Can the pass defense be...

    New Orleans has been torched for six plays of 45-plus yards in three games, and now Patrick Robinson is going on IR. Can the pass defense be fixed?

    Source: Saints' Robinson to IR with broken ankle


    The Saints' struggling pass defense took another hit on Tuesday, with a source confirming to ESPN that veteran nickel cornerback Patrick Robinson will be placed on injured reserve with a broken ankle. He is expected to be out for the...

    The Saints' struggling pass defense took another hit on Tuesday, with a source confirming to ESPN that veteran nickel cornerback Patrick Robinson will be placed on injured reserve with a broken ankle. He is expected to be out for the season.

    CB Talib (ankle) set for surgery; Peters may play


    Rams coach Sean McVay said Tuesday that cornerback Aqib Talib will have surgery after suffering a high ankle sprain and a timeline for his return is uncertain until after the procedure. Marcus Peters, who strained a calf Sunday, is...

    Rams coach Sean McVay said Tuesday that cornerback Aqib Talib will have surgery after suffering a high ankle sprain and a timeline for his return is uncertain until after the procedure. Marcus Peters, who strained a calf Sunday, is day-to-day.

    Former Raiders LB, 26, in coma after aneurysm


    Neiron Ball, who overcame a congenital condition in which the brain's blood vessels get tangled and rupture to reach the NFL, is in a medically induced coma after a brain aneurysm...

    Neiron Ball, who overcame a congenital condition in which the brain's blood vessels get tangled and rupture to reach the NFL, is in a medically induced coma after a brain aneurysm ruptured.

    Nike CEO proud of Kaepernick ad and its results


    Nike CEO Mark Parker said Tuesday that the company is very proud of the work it's been doing as it relates to the recent "Just Do It" ads featuring Colin Kaepernick. Parker said the spots have led to "record engagement with the...

    Nike CEO Mark Parker said Tuesday that the company is very proud of the work it's been doing as it relates to the recent "Just Do It" ads featuring Colin Kaepernick. Parker said the spots have led to "record engagement with the brand."

    Who should start Week 4 for Bucs: Jameis Winston or Ryan Fitzpatrick?


    Coach Dirk Koetter is keeping the quarterback situation a mystery for now, but that doesn't mean you can't tell us who you would pick in our...

    Coach Dirk Koetter is keeping the quarterback situation a mystery for now, but that doesn't mean you can't tell us who you would pick in our poll.

    Bucs know who will start at QB, but won't say


    Buccaneers coach Dirk Koetter won't say whether Ryan Fitzpatrick or Jameis Winston will start, though the quarterbacks know his game plan for Sunday against the...

    Buccaneers coach Dirk Koetter won't say whether Ryan Fitzpatrick or Jameis Winston will start, though the quarterbacks know his game plan for Sunday against the Bears.

    WR Smith stumps for Panthers to call Reid


    Panthers WR Torrey Smith is more than willing to make a case for signing free agent CB Eric Reid to replace Da'Norris Searcy, who was placed on IR last...

    Panthers WR Torrey Smith is more than willing to make a case for signing free agent CB Eric Reid to replace Da'Norris Searcy, who was placed on IR last week.

    Vikings DE Griffen being evaluated at hospital


    Vikings defensive end Everson Griffen is being evaluated at a Minneapolis-area hospital days after he was allegedly involved in incidents that caused team leadership to be concerned for his...

    Vikings defensive end Everson Griffen is being evaluated at a Minneapolis-area hospital days after he was allegedly involved in incidents that caused team leadership to be concerned for his well-being.

    Baker Mayfield upended Browns' carefully laid out plan


    Rookie QB Baker Mayfield played so well in his first opportunity that he made the decision on whom to start easy for coach Hue...

    Rookie QB Baker Mayfield played so well in his first opportunity that he made the decision on whom to start easy for coach Hue Jackson.

    Gambler X: Why I don't like sports betting legalization


    An anonymous professional sports bettor shares why legalizing sports betting in the U.S. hasn't created more opportunities to profit for...

    An anonymous professional sports bettor shares why legalizing sports betting in the U.S. hasn't created more opportunities to profit for him.

    Fantasy football Week 4 rankings


    Fantasy football rankings from Matthew Berry, Field Yates, Mike Clay, Eric Karabell, Stephania Bell and Tristan H. Cockcroft for Week...

    Fantasy football rankings from Matthew Berry, Field Yates, Mike Clay, Eric Karabell, Stephania Bell and Tristan H. Cockcroft for Week 4.

    Fantasy intel for all 32 NFL teams ahead of Week 4


    From Deshaun Watson's upside to the 49ers without Jimmy Garoppolo, Mike Clay has the info you need to make fantasy football decisions in Week...

    From Deshaun Watson's upside to the 49ers without Jimmy Garoppolo, Mike Clay has the info you need to make fantasy football decisions in Week 4.

    Full list of Week 4 NFL lines


    Here is the list of all the Week 4 NFL lines from the Westgate Las Vegas...

    Here is the list of all the Week 4 NFL lines from the Westgate Las Vegas SuperBook.

    A guide to New England's 'Oh no!' starts, and is this one different?


    The Patriots have had rough starts before, and they usually right the ship quickly and decisively -- but can they do it again after Sunday's...

    The Patriots have had rough starts before, and they usually right the ship quickly and decisively -- but can they do it again after Sunday's debacle?

    Jaguars' Austin Seferian-Jenkins: Time with Jets 'saved my life'


    After battling alcohol problems early in his career, the tight end says he has turned his life around thanks to a beneficial stint in New...

    After battling alcohol problems early in his career, the tight end says he has turned his life around thanks to a beneficial stint in New York.

    Best and worst QBs of Week 3: Tale of two Clevelands


    In a changing of the guard, the Browns supplied the top quarterback -- and the worst -- in Week...

    In a changing of the guard, the Browns supplied the top quarterback -- and the worst -- in Week 3.

    Insiders debate upside-down AFC East: Pats in trouble? Fins for real?


    With the struggling Patriots preparing to host the 3-0 Dolphins, it's time to ask if the AFC East balance of power might be...

    With the struggling Patriots preparing to host the 3-0 Dolphins, it's time to ask if the AFC East balance of power might be shifting.

    Rams have it all in receiving trio of Cooks, Woods and Kupp


    Brandin Cooks, Robert Woods and Cooper Kupp have combined to catch 53 passes for 744 yards and four touchdowns in the Rams' three...

    Brandin Cooks, Robert Woods and Cooper Kupp have combined to catch 53 passes for 744 yards and four touchdowns in the Rams' three wins.

    Patriots lack urgency once again as questions mount


    When a team doesn't respond the way it preached all week that it had to, it's fair to question the coach. Is Bill Belichick's message getting...

    When a team doesn't respond the way it preached all week that it had to, it's fair to question the coach. Is Bill Belichick's message getting across?

    How bad is the Patriots' start? Statistics paint a bleak picture


    It has been 16 years since the Patriots have suffered back-to-back, double-digit losses, and the 3-0 Miami Dolphins are...

    It has been 16 years since the Patriots have suffered back-to-back, double-digit losses, and the 3-0 Miami Dolphins are next.

    It's the year of ejections in the NFL: Inside the trend


    NFL referees are on pace to smash the record for number of ejections in a season. What's driving it, and should we expect this trend to...

    NFL referees are on pace to smash the record for number of ejections in a season. What's driving it, and should we expect this trend to continue?

    Chiefs having 'a blast' with 'Showtime Mahomes' at QB


    Patrick Mahomes has thrown a touchdown to nine different Chiefs through three games and already has 13 TDs this...

    Patrick Mahomes has thrown a touchdown to nine different Chiefs through three games and already has 13 TDs this season.

    Let's overreact to Week 3 in the NFL: Dallas needs to dump Dak


    Does Dallas need a new QB? Does Clay Matthews have a point about the league's direction? We have answers to the big...

    Does Dallas need a new QB? Does Clay Matthews have a point about the league's direction? We have answers to the big questions.

    Week 3 takeaways: Panic time for Cowboys, Raiders?


    Dallas couldn't convert third downs, and Oakland disappeared after the half. NFL Nation looks at Week...

    Dallas couldn't convert third downs, and Oakland disappeared after the half. NFL Nation looks at Week 3.

    Week 3 fantasy football winners and losers


    The Saints-Falcons overtime game was filled with huge fantasy-point totals, including by Drew Brees, Calvin Ridley and Matt...

    The Saints-Falcons overtime game was filled with huge fantasy-point totals, including by Drew Brees, Calvin Ridley and Matt Ryan.

    Witten: Free money! The most underrated route in the NFL


    Jason Witten credits almost half of his 1,152 career catches to the Y Option. What makes the seemingly simple route so difficult to...

    Jason Witten credits almost half of his 1,152 career catches to the Y Option. What makes the seemingly simple route so difficult to stop?