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Dec 13, 2018

History repeating? Nick Foles could lead another underdog charge
It was a year ago in L.A. where Foles stepped in for an injured Carson Wentz and started his Super Bowl ride, which might come full circle on Sunday.

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Dec 13, 2018

Goff to L.A., Wentz to Philly: How they became the top two picks in 2016
The duo may not get a shot at a rematch Sunday because of Wentz's back issue, but they'll forever be linked by the intrigue of the 2016 draft.

ESPN NFL
Dec 12, 2018

Carr: Not knowing Raiders' '19 home 'just weird'
Raiders quarterback Derek Carr acknowledged that it's "just weird" dealing with the possibility the team might be playing its final game in Oakland on Christmas Eve.

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Dec 12, 2018

Cousins acknowledges role in Vikings' struggles
Vikings QB Kirk Cousins said Wednesday that he takes "ownership" for the struggling offense that cost coordinator John DeFilippo his job, noting that had he played at his fullest potential, "we're probably not having this conversation right now."

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Dec 12, 2018

Ricard addresses racist tweets with Ravens
Teammate Michael Pierce said the Ravens "are going to stand behind (Patrick Ricard)" despite racist tweets he made six years ago. "It's a brotherhood here," Pierce said.

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Dec 12, 2018

Dolphins' Gase expects Tannehill to play Sunday
Dolphins quarterback Ryan Tannehill practiced on a limited basis Wednesday and is set to play Sunday at Minnesota barring a major setback, according to coach Adam Gase.

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Dec 12, 2018

Biggest injury questions for all 32 teams in Week 15
Will the Cardinals have David Johnson on the field this Sunday? NFL Nation reporters update all the key injuries for every team.

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Dec 12, 2018

John Harbaugh's toughest decision on Joe Flacco is right one
Lamar Jackson won the job more than Flacco lost it, and the upside of starting him outweighs going back to the most successful QB in Ravens history.

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Dec 12, 2018

Marshall, close to ending drought, cut by Saints
Brandon Marshall, who did not appear in a game after he was signed by the Saints following Dez Bryant's season-ending injury, was released by New Orleans.

ESPN NFL
Dec 12, 2018

Source: Saints release veteran receiver Marshall
Brandon Marshall, who did not appear in a game after he was signed by the Saints following Dez Bryant's season-ending injury, was released by New Orleans, a source told ESPN.

ESPN NFL
Dec 12, 2018

Frustrations bubbling over for Redskins' defenders
Mired in a four-game losing streak, Redskins linebackers Zach Brown and Mason Foster have made their frustration known. Brown said he believes his days are number with the team, while Foster criticized the team and fans in a leaked Instagram exchange.

ESPN NFL
Dec 12, 2018

NFL won't pay for videos in investigations
The NFL does not plan to change its investigative procedures, despite questions that arose about the Kareem Hunt probe, and will not start paying for videos or other information.

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Dec 12, 2018

Chiefs WR Watkins out, maybe RB Ware too
The Chiefs will be without Sammy Watkins and maybe Spencer Ware against the Chargers.

ESPN NFL
Dec 12, 2018

Chiefs WR Watkins out; maybe RB Ware, too
The Chiefs will be without Sammy Watkins and maybe Spencer Ware against the Chargers.

ESPN NFL
Dec 12, 2018

Barnwell's rookie QB report cards: All the good, bad and ugly
All five first-round signal-callers are now starters, but their results have been hit and miss so far. Here's what you need to know.

ESPN NFL
Dec 12, 2018

NFL draft in 2020 to take place in Las Vegas
The 2020 NFL draft will take place in Las Vegas before the Raiders begin their first season there.

ESPN NFL
Dec 12, 2018

NFL creates list to strengthen Rooney Rule
The NFL is moving to strengthen the Rooney Rule, creating a list of minority candidates and mandating that teams interview a minority candidate outside the organization or from the list.

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Dec 12, 2018

Seahawks linebacker Kendricks done for season
Seahawks LB Mychal Kendricks is done for the season with a broken tibia.

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Dec 12, 2018

Sources: Seahawks' Kendricks done for season
Seahawks LB Mychal Kendricks is done for the season with a broken tibia, sources told ESPN.

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Dec 12, 2018

Bears' Callahan to have surgery, placed on IR
Bears cornerback Bryce Callahan, who had two interceptions and two sacks this season, will have surgery for a broken left foot and has been put on injured reserve.

ESPN NFL
Dec 12, 2018

NFL picks home teams for 5 international games
The NFL will play four games in London and one in Mexico City in 2019, with the Jaguars, Rams, Chargers, Raiders and Bucs being chosen as the home teams.

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Dec 12, 2018

Ravens to stay with Jackson over healthy Flacco
Lamar Jackson, who started four games while Joe Flacco was recovering from a hip injury, will remain the starting QB for the Ravens now that Flacco is healthy.

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Dec 12, 2018

Source: Eagles concerned Wentz will miss game
The Eagles are concerned that quarterback Carson Wentz won't be able to play Sunday because of a back injury, a source told ESPN.

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Dec 12, 2018

Eagles' Wentz sits out practice; status for Rams game uncertain
The quarterback is dealing with what coach Doug Pederson described as back "soreness" and "tightness."

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Dec 12, 2018

Vikings turn to Kevin Stefanski to prevent a 'wasted' season
Mike Zimmer will rely on the longest tenured coach on the Vikings to help turn the offense around, a big ask of a guy who has never called plays.

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Dec 12, 2018

Barnwell: Mahomes has mastered the NFL's most exciting moment
In his first year as a starter, the Chiefs quarterback is already the king of the best moment in football -- those magical seconds between a deep ball being thrown and the camera panning to its target.

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Dec 12, 2018

Barnwell: Meet the new master of the sideline angle
In his first year as a starter, the Chiefs quarterback is already the king of the best moment in football -- those magical seconds between a deep ball being thrown and the camera panning to its target.

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Dec 12, 2018

Playoff implications add urgency to lopsided rivalry
Ben Roethlisberger needs a win against Tom Brady to bolster the Steelers' playoff hopes, but history suggests that won't be easy.

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Dec 12, 2018

Colts' Matt Eberflus decision pays off in big way for defense
Hired by Indianapolis despite having no ties to Frank Reich, the defensive coordinator has turned a porous unit into an underrated, ball-hawking group.

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Dec 12, 2018

Deshaun Watson: Upcoming weather 'not going to affect my game'
Houston's QB isn't used to winter conditions, but he's unfazed by two December games in the Northeast, saying: "Once I step on the field, I'm good."

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Dec 12, 2018

What's possible for Baker Mayfield over final three games
With Baker Mayfield's rookie numbers conjuring Otto Graham, Dan Marino and Peyton Manning, the Browns believe they hit big on their No. 1 pick.

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Dec 12, 2018

'Elite' football IQ allows hybrid safety Adrian Phillips to thrive on Chargers
Adrian Phillips can play multiple positions, which allows the Chargers to play a speedier personnel group that helps contain potent passing games.

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Dec 12, 2018

Gareon Conley finally impressing and possibly answering Raiders' offseason needs
The former first-rounder has caught the attention of Raiders great Lester Hayes. Conley's improvement is also suring up a position ahead of draft prep.

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Dec 12, 2018

Benefits of mentor Sean Payton? Dan Campbell is ready to be a head coach
After three seasons of working under the Saints' leader, assistant head coach Dan Campbell says his experience has "been helpful" for future jobs.

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Dec 12, 2018

Cardinals, Raiders and 49ers race for draft's No. 1 pick
In a rare case where winning is losing, the three teams with three wins zero in on the top pick for 2019.

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Dec 12, 2018

NFL draft nuggets for all 32 teams: What you need to know
The Raiders could own April. The offseason quarterback situation is going to be fascinating. And every team has needs somewhere.

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Dec 12, 2018

Cousins or Darnold? It was best $90 million Jets never spent
The Jets were eager to give Kirk Cousins a megadeal, but Jets GM Mike Maccagnan should be oh-so-thankful that the Vikings QB used them as leverage.

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Dec 12, 2018

Watch: Ranking the NFL's longest runs for shortest gains in 2018
Ezekiel Elliott ran more than 96 yards for a 32-yard gain, but that wasn't the biggest differential for a ball-carrier this season.

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Dec 12, 2018

Ben vs. Brady: Playoff implications add urgency to lopsided rivalry
Ben Roethlisberger needs a win against Tom Brady to bolster the Steelers' playoff hopes, but history suggests that won't be easy.

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Dec 12, 2018

Bears-Packers, Part II: What has changed, lies ahead for rivals
There has been a shift in the balance of power in the NFC North since they met in Week 1. What has gone right and wrong for each -- and will it last?

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Dec 12, 2018

Five plays that have kept Cowboys' win streak afloat
A look at the key moments that swung things into the Cowboys' favor during their current five-game winning streak.

ESPN NFL
Dec 12, 2018

Raiders owner on suit: 'Meritless and malicious'
Raiders owner Mark Davis was critical of the federal lawsuit filed by the city of Oakland against the team and the NFL.

ESPN NFL
Dec 11, 2018

Zimmer to increase involvement with offense
Vikings coach Mike Zimmer said Tuesday he'll assist Kevin Stefanski in his new offensive coordinator role. "I will try to help him the best I can and so will everybody else, and hopefully the players will too," Zimmer said.

ESPN NFL
Dec 11, 2018

Browns in the playoffs? Here's how it could happen
So you're saying there's still a chance? Yes, the Browns have a 0.2 percent chance of making the postseason, but it's fun to dream.

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Dec 11, 2018

OL Newton signs with Saints 2 years after injury
Derek Newton tore both of his patellar tendons in 2016 while with the Texans. He has not played since.

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Dec 11, 2018

Oakland files lawsuit against Raiders, 'cartel' NFL
The City of Oakland has filed a federal lawsuit against the Raiders and the NFL, seeking to recover damages resulting from the team's "illegal" move to Las Vegas.

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Dec 11, 2018

Lions place franchise-tagged DE Ansah on IR
The Lions placed defensive end Ezekiel Ansah and tight end Michael Roberts on season-ending injured reserve Tuesday.

ESPN NFL
Dec 11, 2018

Chargers RB Gordon game-time decision vs. KC
Chargers running back Melvin Gordon doesn't expect to know until game time on Thursday whether he'll be cleared to face the Kansas City Chiefs. Gordon has missed the past two games with a sprained right knee.

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Dec 11, 2018

Knee injuries land Titans' Smith, Conklin on IR
Tight end Jonnu Smith and right tackle Jack Conklin were place on injured reserve by the Tennessee Titans on Tuesday. Both players were injured in Thursday's win over Jacksonville.

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Dec 11, 2018

Source: Bears CB Callahan has broken left foot
Bears cornerback Bryce Callahan broke his left foot, a source confirmed to ESPN's Dan Graziano.

ESPN NFL
Dec 11, 2018

Fantasy intel for all 32 NFL teams ahead of Week 15
Which players' recent usage makes them more or less trustworthy going forward? Dig into the stats to find out.

ESPN NFL
Dec 11, 2018

Roethlisberger has bruised ribs, likely to play
After an inconclusive X-ray Sunday, tests show Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger's rib injury was multiple contusions. He is expected to play Sunday against the New England Patriots.

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Dec 11, 2018

Vague X-ray delayed Big Ben's return to game
After an inconclusive X-ray Sunday, tests show Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger's rib injury was multiple contusions. He is expected to play Sunday against the Patriots.

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Dec 11, 2018

Clark responds: Seahawks' Sherman era over
Seahawks defensive end Frank Clark says that the Richard Sherman era in Seattle is over.

ESPN NFL
Dec 11, 2018

Fantasy football Week 15 rankings
Fantasy football rankings from Matthew Berry, Field Yates, Mike Clay, Eric Karabell, Stephania Bell and Tristan H. Cockcroft for Week 15.

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Dec 11, 2018

Vikings, still in playoff hunt, fire OC DeFilippo
The Vikings, who have just 17 total points over the past two weeks and have not surpassed 300 yards of offense in four of their past five games, have fired offensive coordinator John DeFilippo.

ESPN NFL
Dec 11, 2018

By the numbers: Cowboys trade for Amari Cooper is measuring up
Dallas has won five straight with Cooper, who turned in a game for the ages in Sunday's win over the Eagles.

ESPN NFL
Dec 11, 2018

The NFL's odd offensive holding blip: What happened
A huge Week 13 jump in offensive holding follows a trend of numerous intentional officiating manipulations from the NFL. But why?

ESPN NFL
Dec 11, 2018

The genesis of Patrick Mahomes' no-look pass and why it works
Patrick Mahomes has been practicing his no-look pass since college. Andy Reid says it takes a player with Ted Williams-like vision to pull it off.

ESPN NFL
Dec 11, 2018

How the West will be won: AFC's game of the year is Thursday night
Move over, Patriots-Steelers. This season's marquee matchup goes through Kansas City in a game that could determine more than just the conference's No. 1 seed.

ESPN NFL
Dec 11, 2018

Week 14's best, worst QBs: Rookie version of Goff shows up again
Jared Goff's shocking four-interception outing grounded the Rams' offense. Here are the week's best and worst QB performances.

ESPN NFL
Dec 11, 2018

Wentz vs. Goff: The highs, lows and future of the NFL's top, young QB rivalry
The two third-year QBs' careers are forever linked. The Eagles and Rams meet again Sunday with Goff and Wentz trying to add to their young resumes.

ESPN NFL
Dec 11, 2018

Barnwell: Weaknesses that could end Super Bowl contenders' seasons
Great running teams for the Chiefs. Defending tight ends for the Steelers. Here's where every Super Bowl contender is vulnerable.

ESPN NFL
Dec 10, 2018

Refs pick up flag on Vikes' apparent illegal block
An apparent good call by game officials in the Seahawks' 21-7 win over the Vikings on a Seattle block of a field goal in the fourth quarter was reversed -- with no prompt explanation.

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Dec 10, 2018

Refs void flag on Seattle's apparent illegal block
An apparent good call by game officials in the Seahawks' 21-7 win over the Vikings on a Seattle block of a field goal in the fourth quarter was reversed -- with no prompt explanation.

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Dec 10, 2018

Salty Seahawks could wreak havoc in the postseason
In an era of prolific passing attacks, the Seahawks are following an old formula by leaning on a good defense and a power running game.

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Dec 10, 2018

Follow live: Playoff implications on the line as Seattle hosts Minnesota
Russell Wilson looks to extend the Seattle's three-game winning streak and move the team closer to locking up a wild-card spot.

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Dec 10, 2018

49ers WR Garcon to have season-ending surgery
The 49ers will place veteran receiver Pierre Garcon on injured reserve, ending his season prematurely because of injury for the second season in a row.

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Dec 10, 2018

RB Bell 'likes' post featuring Steelers' latest loss
Running back Le'Veon Bell, whose franchise tag dispute with the Steelers has led to him sitting out the season, 'liked' an Instagram post from the team's official account that displayed the final score of Pittsburgh's 24-21 loss to Oakland on Sunday.

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Dec 10, 2018

Redskins TE Reed (toe) could miss rest of season
A strained big toe could sideline Redskins tight end Jordan Reed for the rest of the season.

ESPN NFL
Dec 10, 2018

Belichick: Failure on final play 'starts with me'
Patriots coach Bill Belichick said the Patriots' failure to stop the Dolphins' miracle touchdown Sunday "starts with me" and explained that Rob Gronkowski was on the field for "his ability to play the deep, long throw."

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Dec 10, 2018

Fournette says fan he yelled at used racial slur
Jacksonville running back Leonard Fournette said Monday that the fan with whom he got into a verbal altercation during last Thursday's game at Tennessee used a racial slur.

ESPN NFL
Dec 10, 2018

Ravens' Flacco expected to be active vs. Bucs
Baltimore quarterback Joe Flacco is expected to be active against the Buccaneers on Sunday, but John Harbaugh wouldn't share any info on how he'll be used other than saying he'll be part of the game plan if that's the case.

ESPN NFL
Dec 10, 2018

Can Saints' offense 'dominate' again after disturbing slump?
Every offense is capable of a dud of a game and New Orleans is no different. What is encouraging is how the Saints never lost their confidence Sunday.

ESPN NFL
Dec 10, 2018

Notable bets: Dolphins, Raiders help books to winning weekend
The Miami Miracle helped to kill many parlays that included the Patriots, leading to another winning weekend for Vegas sportsbooks. Here are the notable bets.

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Dec 10, 2018

Brady: Bad loss to Dolphins won't crush Pats
Tom Brady and his teammates don't think the tough loss to the Dolphins will crush the Patriots.

ESPN NFL
Dec 10, 2018

Do the Cowboys have a Super Bowl walk?
Eagles owner Jeffrey Lurie noticed a confidence about Jerry Jones, and that was before the Cowboys extended their win streak to five games.

ESPN NFL
Dec 10, 2018

Raiders part ways with GM Reggie McKenzie
The Raiders have fired general manager Reggie McKenzie and said they will begin to search for a new front office executive immediately.

ESPN NFL
Dec 10, 2018

Sources: Raiders fire general manager McKenzie
The Raiders have fired general manager Reggie McKenzie, sources confirmed to ESPN.

ESPN NFL
Dec 10, 2018

Week 15 Power Rankings: What's No. 1 on every team's wish list?
As the regular season winds down, what does every team want the most? Our NFL Nation reporters have some ideas.

ESPN NFL
Dec 10, 2018

David Moore goes from 'Directionally Oklahoma' to go-to Seahawks receiver
Seahawks second-year receiver David Moore has emerged out of tiny East Central University as a target for Russell Wilson and the Seattle offense.

ESPN NFL
Dec 10, 2018

What Kirk Cousins' first 12 games with Vikings tell us
The Vikings invested $84 million in Cousins to get them to the Super Bowl. An uneven first season casts some doubt, but true judgment is still ahead.

ESPN NFL
Dec 10, 2018

With Hail Mary unlikely, why was Gronk on the field for final play?
It's one thing for the 6-foot-6 tight end to bat down a jump ball at the goal line, but some Patriots said they were expecting multiple laterals.

ESPN NFL
Dec 10, 2018

‘Sorry, Gronk': How Dolphins duped Patriots on Drake's desperate dash
It didn't work exactly as scripted, but the Dolphins improvised a play cribbed from Boise State, turning a certain loss into a wild win and staying alive in the AFC race.

ESPN NFL
Dec 10, 2018

Oh, 'Boise': How the Miami Miracle unfolded and stunned Patriots
It didn't work exactly the way it was scripted, but the Dolphins improvised, turning a certain loss into a win and staying alive in the AFC race.

ESPN NFL
Dec 09, 2018

Bears crash NFC party with defensive masterpiece against Rams
After Sunday night's destruction of the Rams' offense two things are clear -- the Bears are for real and they are a legitimate threat to win the NFC.

ESPN NFL
Dec 09, 2018

Week 14 NFL playoff picture: The Miami Miracle aftershock
If the regular season ended right now, here's how the top six would look in each conference, plus clinching scenarios.

ESPN NFL
Dec 09, 2018

Watch: Bears notch another big-boy TD with goal-line trickery
A week after a defensive tackle scored a rushing TD, the Bears were at it again Sunday night, throwing a TD pass to OT Bradley Sowell.

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Dec 09, 2018

Jenkins rips replay officials: 'Stay off the bottle'
Eagles safety Malcolm Jenkins heavily criticized replay officials in New York over a possession call that came after he forced a fumble on the opening kickoff of Sunday's loss to the Cowboys.

ESPN NFL
Dec 09, 2018

Week 14 overreactions: Has Tom Brady won his last Super Bowl?
New England has been shaky on the road. Has the Patriots QB gotten his last Super Bowl ring? We take on Week 14's biggest questions.

ESPN NFL
Dec 09, 2018

The biggest injuries of NFL Week 14
The latest on all the big injuries from our NFL Nation reporters, including the prognosis on each player for Week 15 and beyond.

ESPN NFL
Dec 09, 2018

Prescott-Cooper connection moves Cowboys closer to playoffs
Dak Prescott made a slew of mistakes for three quarters but found a magical connection with Amari Cooper to put the Cowboys in control of the NFC East.

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Dec 09, 2018

Zeke 1st offensive player flagged for helmet rule
Ezekiel Elliott became the first offensive player to be flagged for violating the league's new helmet rule when the Cowboys running back lowered his head at the end of a 12-yard catch and run.

ESPN NFL
Dec 09, 2018

NFL contender kryptonite: Biggest weakness for each playoff team
Great running teams for the Chiefs. Defending tight ends for the Steelers. Here's where every Super Bowl contender is vulnerable.

ESPN NFL
Dec 09, 2018

Roethlisberger 'OK' after leaving with rib injury
Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger watched the most of the second half from the sideline after suffering a rib injury against the Oakland Raiders.

ESPN NFL
Dec 09, 2018

Roethlisberger returns after suffering rib injury
Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger watched the most of the second half from the sideline after suffering a rib injury against the Oakland Raiders.

ESPN NFL
Dec 09, 2018

Roethlisberger sidelined by rib injury, Dobbs in
Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger watched the second half from the sidelines after suffering a rib injury against the Oakland Raiders.

ESPN NFL
Dec 09, 2018

Cardinals' Fitzgerald passes Rice's catch mark
Larry Fitzgerald passed Jerry Rice for the most catches with one team in NFL history.

ESPN NFL
Dec 09, 2018

Skidding Redskins to stick with Johnson at QB
With their playoff hopes in peril amid a four-game losing streak, the Redskins will start Josh Johnson at quarterback after Mark Sanchez struggled.

ESPN NFL
Dec 09, 2018

Inside the Dolphins' wild walk-off touchdown: How it worked
The Dolphins pulled off an improbable 69-yard, hook-and-ladder touchdown to shock the Patriots. Here's how it happened and why it worked.

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