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Redskins' reserves keep Jaguars' D reeling

Redskins' reserves keep Jaguars' D reeling

ESPN.com nytimes.com Updated 3 hours ago
LANDOVER, Md. -- Everything set up for the Jacksonville Jaguars’ defense to have a pretty darn good Sunday against the Washington Redskins. Jordan Reed, one of the NFL’s top young tight ends, was out with a hamstring injury. Quarterback Robert Griffin I…
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  • Turnovers going Texans' way again

    Turnovers going Texans' way again

    ESPN.com 2 hours ago
    OAKLAND, Calif. -- No moments were more indicative of the renewed attitude of the Houston Texans' defense than what followed a deep pass from Oakland quarterback Derek Carr to receiver James Jones. Jones initially picked up 26 yards with the catch, then…
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  • Texans put away mistake-prone Raiders early, secure 30-14 win

    Texans put away mistake-prone Raiders early, secure 30-14 win

    For the fifth straight season, the Texans are off to a 2-0 start. Led by an opportunistic defense, efficient play from quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick and strong output from tailback Arian Foster, the Texans rolled to a 30-14 victory Sunday in Oakland. The…
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  • Redskins' Quarterback Griffin Suffers Dislocated Ankle

    Redskins' Quarterback Griffin Suffers Dislocated Ankle

    Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III suffered a dislocated ankle in Sunday's 41-10 win over the Jacksonville Jaguars and could face a lengthy absence.
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  • Slinging Rivers, ageless Gates propel Chargers to stun Seahawks

    Slinging Rivers, ageless Gates propel Chargers to stun Seahawks

    yahoo.com 4 hours ago
    The San Diego Chargers are just following last season's script: Blown-lead loss in Week 1, followed by stunning upset in Week 2. Last season, the Chargers blew a 28-7 second-half home lead to the Houston Texans in Week 1 and pulled a last-second shocker…
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  • Bortles should sit until OL gets fixed

    Bortles should sit until OL gets fixed

    ESPN.com 5 hours ago
    LANDOVER, Md. -- The calls for Blake Bortles will be louder than ever after the Jacksonville Jaguars' 41-10 loss to the Washington Redskins at FedEx Field Sunday afternoon. For good reason, too. The Jaguars offense was abysmal. It had just 148 yards of …
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  • Titans' run defense forgets to show up

    Titans' run defense forgets to show up

    NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- The same defense that rendered Jamaal Charles invisible set the table for DeMarco Murray’s career-high 29 carries for the Cowboys Sunday at LP Field. Murray consistently found room and was the key to Dallas keeping the ball for 41:11…
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  • Up Next: Indianapolis Colts

    Up Next: Indianapolis Colts

    jacksonville.com 6 hours ago
    After losing at Denver in Week 1, the Colts host Philadelphia on Monday night. The Colts lead 18-8, including a dominating sweep last year (37-3 at EverBank Field and 30-10 at Lucas Oil Stadium). The Jaguars won three in a row prior to getting swept in …
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  • Jake Locker's poor first half didn't give Titans chance

    Jake Locker's poor first half didn't give Titans chance

    ESPN.com 6 hours ago
    NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- Exhibit A in the case for Jake Locker as a long-term NFL starter came last week in Kansas City. He was efficient, poised under pressure and played with confidence. Exhibit A in the case against Locker as a long-term NFL starter came …
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  • J.J. Watt TD catch highlights Texans’ fast start at Oakland

    J.J. Watt TD catch highlights Texans’ fast start at Oakland

    profootballtalk.com 7 hours ago
    J.J. Watt’s 2014 season is off to a flying start. After a standout performance on defense and special teams in the Texans’ Week One win vs. Washington, Watt got into the act on offense in Sunday’s game at Oakland, catching a one-yard TD pass to put Hous…
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  • Dislocated ankle confirmed for Robert Griffin III

    Dislocated ankle confirmed for Robert Griffin III

    Washington quarterback Robert Griffin III has been diagnosed with a dislocated ankle after leaving today’s game against the Jaguars. The injury came when his ankle bent awkwardly as he was rolling out in the first quarter. It looked ugly, and the diagno…
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  • RG3 goes down, but Kirk Cousins rolls over the Jaguars

    RG3 goes down, but Kirk Cousins rolls over the Jaguars

    profootballtalk.com 8 hours ago
    Washington quarterback Robert Griffin III suffered an ugly ankle injury early in the game, but backup Kirk Cousins turned in a huge day in an easy 41-10 win over Jacksonville. The big win will, unfortunately, be overshadowed by the bad news in Washingto…
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  • RG3, WR Jackson Leave Redskins Game With Injuries

    RG3, WR Jackson Leave Redskins Game With Injuries

    nytimes.com 10 hours ago
    Robert Griffin III departed with his left ankle in a splint, and DeSean Jackson walked off gingerly supporting his left arm and shoulder Sunday in the first quarter of the Washington Redskins' game against the Jacksonville Jaguars.
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  • Titans run questionable music during warm-ups

    Titans run questionable music during warm-ups

    ESPN.com 10 hours ago
    The worst of the lyrics were blotted out, but the Titans' pregame music included themes that were questionable given the recent developments concerning the NFL's trouble with domestic violence.
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  • Week Two's Continually Updating NFL Happenings Post

    Week Two's Continually Updating NFL Happenings Post

    deadspin.com 11 hours ago
    If the Jaguars/Redskins game put you to sleep, you're just now recovering from your morning tailgate drunk, or need a quick catch-up on the day in the NFL for any reason, this may be something you find useful. Read more...
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  • Jaguars declare Cecil Shorts inactive

    Jaguars declare Cecil Shorts inactive

    ESPN.com 12 hours ago
    LANDOVER, Md. -- Jacksonville Jaguars receiver Cecil Shorts will miss his second consecutive game with tightness in his left hamstring after he was declared inactive for Sunday’s game at Washington. This will be the 13th game the fourth-year receiver ha…
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  • Andre Johnson: It’s “good to have” coach with Bill O’Brien’s st…

    Andre Johnson: It’s “good to have” coach with Bill O’Brien’s style

    profootballtalk.com 13 hours ago
    During the offseason, wide receiver Andre Johnson had a lot of questions about the direction that the Texans were taking after a 2-14 season in 2013. Johnson stayed away from the team until training camp, when he reported for work and started getting so…
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  • Wayne causes a scare, but body responds

    Wayne causes a scare, but body responds

    ESPN.com 16 hours ago
    INDIANAPOLIS -- Reggie Wayne knew everybody was holding their breath wondering if he would be okay as he remained on the ground in Denver after slipping and having his knee bend awkwardly. The Indianapolis Colts receiver joked that he didn’t know if it …
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  • Video - Eagles Set To Take On Luck, Colts 01:30

    Eagles Set To Take On Luck, Colts

    Sep 14
    Jon Gruden and Mike Tirico preview the "Monday Night Football" matchup between the Eagles and Colts.
  • Video - Sunday Blitz: Texans-Raiders Recap 02:58

    Sunday Blitz: Texans-Raiders Recap

    Sep 14
    Jim Basquil and Eric Allen break down the Texans' 30-14 win over the Raiders.
  • Video - Game Balls: Tennessee vs. Dallas 01:21

    Game Balls: Tennessee vs. Dallas

    Sep 14
    Cowboys reporter Todd Archer's game ball goes to DeMarco Murray, who rushed for 167 yards on 29 carries and scored the Cowboys' first touchdown. Tight end Delanie Walker gets the nod from Paul Kuharsky with 10 catches for 142 yards and a touchdown.
  • Video - Watt Scores TD In Texans' Win 00:54

    Watt Scores TD In Texans' Win

    Sep 14
    J.J. Watt recorded his first career touchdown as the Texans cruised to a 30-14 win over the Raiders.

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