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Baker Mayfield steps in to lead Browns to 1st win since 2016

Thursday, September 20th, 2018
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The No. 1 overall pick replaced injured starter Tyrod Taylor and sparked the Browns, who got two 1-yard touchdown runs from Carlos Hyde and beat the New York Jets 21-17 on Thursday night for their first win since Dec. 24, 2016.

Vontae Davis says leaving Bills was ‘therapeutic’

Thursday, September 20th, 2018
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Former NFL cornerback Vontae Davis knew walking away from the game he played since his childhood in Washington, D.C., was the right thing to do, and he told Domonique Foxworth of The Undefeated he looks back with no regrets.

Bears’ defence shines in win over Seahawks

Monday, September 17th, 2018
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Khalil Mack had one of six sacks against Russell Wilson, Prince Amukamara returned an interception 49 yards for a touchdown and the Chicago Bears beat the Seattle Seahawks 24-17 Monday night to give coach Matt Nagy his first career victory.

Browns cut ties with Josh Gordon, trade WR to Patriots

Monday, September 17th, 2018
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The Cleveland Browns severed ties for good with problematic wide receiver Josh Gordon by trading him to the New England Patriots.

Wayward NFL kickers get the boot

Monday, September 17th, 2018
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It was a bad day for NFL place kickers Monday as both the Cleveland Browns and Minnesota Vikings made changes.

Prescott shoves Giants aside as Cowboys win home opener

Sunday, September 16th, 2018
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Dak Prescott threw a 64-yard touchdown pass to Tavon Austin on the third play of the game and the Dallas Cowboys sacked Eli Manning six times in a 20-13 victory over the New York Giants on Sunday night.

How does the Bills’ season get worse? A player retired at halftime

Sunday, September 16th, 2018
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Buffalo Bills cornerback Vontae Davis pulled himself from the team's game against the Los Angeles Chargers, telling coach Sean McDermott "he was done." McDermott explained that the 30-year-old Davis voluntarily left the game in the first half and did not return.

Browns stunningly announce they are releasing WR Josh Gordon

Saturday, September 15th, 2018
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The Cleveland Browns are going to release troubled wide receiver Josh Gordon. The stunning news came Saturday, just hours after the team announced that Gordon would miss Sunday's game in New Orleans with a hamstring injury.

Andy Dalton throws 4 TD passes as Bengals hang on to beat Ravens

Thursday, September 13th, 2018
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Andy Dalton threw four touchdown passes in the first half — three to A.J. Green — against a defence that has bedeviled him throughout his career, and the Cincinnati Bengals held on for a 34-23 victory over the Baltimore Ravens on Thursday night.

Jets dismantle Lions on Monday night in rookie QB Darnold’s debut

Monday, September 10th, 2018
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Sam Darnold made a stellar debut despite throwing a pick-6 on his first NFL pass and the New York Jets intercepted five passes while routing the Detroit Lions 48-17 in their season opener Monday night.