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NFL roundup: Bears beat Rams, shake up playoff picture

Monday, December 10th, 2018

The Chicago Bears held the Los Angeles Rams to 214 total yards and kept them out of the end zone Sunday night, logging a 15-6 win at Soldier Field that might play a major role in shaping the NFC playoffs when they start next month. Chicago (9-4) moved another step closer to the NFC North title. If Minnesota (6-5-1) loses on Monday night in Seattle, the Bears can wrap up the division crown next week at home against Green Bay.

NFL roundup: Bears beat Rams, shake up playoff picture

Monday, December 10th, 2018

The Chicago Bears held the Los Angeles Rams to 214 total yards and kept them out of the end zone Sunday night, logging a 15-6 win at Soldier Field that might play a major role in shaping the NFC playoffs when they start next month. Chicago (9-4) moved another step closer to the NFC North title. If Minnesota (6-5-1) loses on Monday night in Seattle, the Bears can wrap up the division crown next week at home against Green Bay.

‘Desperado’ Dolphins stun Pats, Chiefs and Saints win

Sunday, December 9th, 2018

The Dolphins scored a touchdown on a wild final play Sunday to edge New England 34-33 in Miami and put the Patriots' NFL playoff plans temporarily on hold. The Patriots led 33-28 with seven seconds remaining, but couldn't stop what coach Bill Belichick dubbed a "desperado" play. Dolphins quarterback Ryan Tannehill took the snap and connected with Kenny Stills, who made a 14-yard gain before shovelling a lateral pass to DeVante Parker.

NFL playoff watch: Welcome to the playoffs, New Orleans and Kansas City

Sunday, December 9th, 2018

Two more teams clinched playoff spots on Sunday, with the New Orleans Saints and Kansas City Chiefs joining the Los Angeles Rams. The Saints got their 11th win against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, seemingly remembering after six quarters, dating back to

Saints postgame press conference

Sunday, December 9th, 2018

Watch highlights from the New Orleans Saints postgame press conference where they defeated the Tampa Bay Buccaneers for Week 14 of the 2018 season.

Panthers’ playoff hopes take major blow with loss to Browns

Sunday, December 9th, 2018

Cam Newton's unique fashion choices remain exciting. Unable to come up with big plays down the stretch again, the reeling Panthers suffered their fifth straight loss, a 26-20 setback to the Cleveland Browns on Sunday that puts a major dent in Carolina's playoff hopes. Afterward, Newton, stylish as usual in a hat and tailored gray, three-piece suit adorned with a yellow rose on his lapel, uncomfortably answered questions about Carolina's collapse.

Saints bounce back to beat Bucs, clinch NFC South

Sunday, December 9th, 2018

As it turns out, six quarters was enough of a break for the Saints offense. Overcoming last week’s loss to Dallas and a first half in which they were limited to a field goal, the Saints came back to beat the Buccaneers 28-14. The win moved them to 11-2, and clinched the NFC South title for the Saints, as they’re well on track to secure a bye week in the postseason as well.

Mark Ingram drags defender along turf on TD run

Sunday, December 9th, 2018

New Orleans Saints running back Mark Ingram pushes through Tampa Bay Buccaneers defenders for 17-yard touchdown.

Michael Thomas catches 100th pass for the 2018 season

Sunday, December 9th, 2018

New Orleans Saints wide receiver Michael Thomas catches his 100th pass of the 2018 season.

Tommylee Lewis reaches high for catch on dart pass

Sunday, December 9th, 2018

New Orleans Saints wide receiver Tommylee Lewis reaches high for a 20-yard dart pass from New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees.