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NFL Today, Week 15

Sunday, December 17th, 2017

SCOREBOARD Monday, Dec. 17 Atlanta at Tampa Bay, 8:30 p.m. EST. This is the second meeting between the teams in four games, with the Falcons (8-5) having won the last time 34-20 in Atlanta as Julio Jones caught a season-best 12 passes for 253 yards and

NFL standings

Sunday, December 17th, 2017

Dec 18 (Gracenote) - Standings from the NFL on Sunday AMERICAN FOOTBALL CONFERENCE AFC EAST W L T OTL PF PA PCT 1. New England 11 3 0 0 395 274 .786 2. Buffalo 8 6 0 0 264 306 .571 3. Miami 6 8 0 0

Patriots rally behind Gronkowski, edge Steelers 27-24

Sunday, December 17th, 2017

The New England Patriots have built a dynasty on second chances. Miss an opportunity to bury the Super Bowl champions and they will find a way to find a way, usually behind a mix of Tom Brady and Rob Gronkowski, and defensive playmaking at just the right time. It's a lesson the Pittsburgh Steelers have learned through the years, one they were determined to finally learn from this time around.

Jets doomed by inability to cash in on turnovers vs. Saints

Sunday, December 17th, 2017

Just call them the unopportunistic Jets. New York forced three turnovers in quick succession against the Saints and scored a total of three points off of them on Sunday. ''When you get three turnovers, normally you win the game,'' Jets coach Todd Bowles said.

Sunday morning one-liners

Sunday, December 17th, 2017

Bills QB Tyrod Taylor had a good day the last time he faced the Dolphins. A look at how the Dolphins have played in past cold weather games. Can the Patriots stop Steelers RB Le'Veon Bell from making plays in the passing game? What can the Jets

No Mo: Jets bench Muhammad Wilkerson for Saints game

Friday, December 15th, 2017

The New York Jets have benched defensive end Muhammad Wilkerson for the game against the Saints on Sunday, the latest in what has become a string of discipline issues involving the franchise's highest-paid player. Coach Todd Bowles announced Friday that Wilkerson will not travel with the team- just two weeks after the 2011 first-round draft pick was benched for most of the first quarter against Kansas City. ''It's a coach's decision,'' said Bowles, adding it was not injury-related.

No Mo: Jets bench Muhammad Wilkerson for Saints game

Friday, December 15th, 2017

The New York Jets have benched defensive end Muhammad Wilkerson for the game against the Saints on Sunday, the latest in what has become a string of discipline issues involving the franchise's highest-paid player. Coach Todd Bowles announced Friday that Wilkerson will not travel with the team— just two weeks after the 2011 first-round draft pick was benched for most of the first quarter against Kansas City. "It's a coach's decision," said Bowles, adding it was not injury-related.

Injured McCown to serve as player-coach for Jets vs. Saints

Thursday, December 14th, 2017

Josh McCown is going from quarterback to coach for the New York Jets this weekend. The injured McCown will travel with the team to New Orleans and serve as a player-coach on the sideline against the Saints on Sunday. ''He asked for it, but we were going to ask him anyway, if he was up to it,'' coach Todd Bowles said Thursday.

Saints RB Alvin Kamara Expected to Play Sunday vs. Jets

Thursday, December 14th, 2017

Saints coach Sean Payton said rookie running back Alvin Kamara, who suffered a concussion during New Orleans' 20-17 loss to Atlanta last Thursday night, is expected to play Sunday when the Saints host the Jets. Kamara, a third-round pick out of Tennessee, has had a ridiculously productive rookie season. Kamara's unexpected fantasy value—he went undrafted in the vast majority of leagues—has led to him being the player on the most fantasy teams to make the playoffs (via ESPN).

Jets WR Jeremy Kerley has supernatural explanation for PED suspension

Wednesday, December 13th, 2017

New York Jets wide receiver Jeremy Kerley (14) was suspended in November for PEDs. New York Jets receiver Jeremy Kerley was suspended last month for violating the NFL’s performance-enhancing drugs policy. Kerley returned to practice Wednesday after serving his four-game ban, but still isn’t sure what triggered his positive test.