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Trade of Akeem Ayers nets something for nothing

Trade of Akeem Ayers nets something for nothing

ESPN.com yahoo.com profootballtalk.com Updated 53 minutes ago
NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- What’s the value of a guy who hasn’t played in five of his team’s seven games and ranks fourth among outside linebackers on a team getting minimal production from the position? The Titans are getting the Patriots' sixth-round pick in…
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  • Colts can survive without Reggie Wayne if he has to miss time

    Colts can survive without Reggie Wayne if he has to miss time

    INDIANAPOLIS -- It was a year ago today that there was a lot of uneasiness inside the Indianapolis Colts organization after it become official that receiver Reggie Wayne’s season had ended because of a torn ACL. That’s because the Colts had no idea who …
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  • Ahtyba Rubin may need ankle surgery

    Ahtyba Rubin may need ankle surgery

    profootballtalk.com 6 hours ago
    The Browns have had a hard time stopping the run all season, including last Sunday when former Michigan quarterback Denard Robinson went over 100 yards while helping the Jaguars to their first win of the season. It hasn’t helped that they’ve been missin…
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  • Houston Texans handcuffed at QB with Ryan Fitzpatrick at helm

    Houston Texans handcuffed at QB with Ryan Fitzpatrick at helm

    yahoo.com 6 hours ago
    The Houston Texans already have surpassed their 2013 win total. They've been a competitive 3-4 club, with three of the four losses coming by one score. They've done so with No. 1 overall pick Jadeveon Clowney having missed six straight games and more th…
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  • The Film Don't Lie: Titans

    The Film Don't Lie: Titans

    A weekly look at what the Tennessee Titans must fix: To beat the Houston Texans Sunday at LP Field, the Tennessee Titans need to keep their offense in situations that need 10 yards or fewer to sustain a drive. In the loss at the Washington Redskins, the…
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  • The Film Don't Lie: Colts

    The Film Don't Lie: Colts

    ESPN.com 7 hours ago
    A weekly look at what the Indianapolis Colts must fix: The Pittsburgh Steelers proved on Monday that they can take advantage of an opponent’s mistakes to come back from a double-digit deficit when they fell behind 10-0 to the Houston Texans and came bac…
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  • The Film Don't Lie: Jaguars

    The Film Don't Lie: Jaguars

    ESPN.com 7 hours ago
    A weekly look at what the Jaguars must fix: Playing a rookie quarterback means dealing with a lot of mistakes as he goes through the learning process, but the Jacksonville Jaguars need Blake Bortles to start cutting down on his interceptions beginning w…
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  • Troy Polamalu's ill-timed leap could have ended up hurting Stee…

    Troy Polamalu's ill-timed leap could have ended up hurting Steelers

    yahoo.com 8 hours ago
    Troy Polamalu has been a great player in the NFL. Few players are more synonymous with the Pittsburgh Steelers. But, Troy, we beg of you: Can the leap. As the Steelers were protecting a two-touchdown lead in the final two minutes of Monday night's victo…
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  • Jason Pierre-Paul: Don’t count us out yet

    Jason Pierre-Paul: Don’t count us out yet

    profootballtalk.com 8 hours ago
    The Giants have lost their last two games in fairly convincing fashion, but that’s not shaking defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul’s confidence in what the team can achieve this season. Pierre-Paul has looked at the Giants’ schedule — they host the Colts, t…
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  • Greg Toler and Vontae Davis' brotherhood goes back to their hom…

    Greg Toler and Vontae Davis' brotherhood goes back to their hometown

    ESPN.com 11 hours ago
    INDIANAPOLIS – Vontae Davis and Greg Toler's relationship goes beyond them being the Indianapolis Colts’ starting cornerbacks. It started when the two grew up in the same area in Washington D.C. Toler competed against Davis’ older brother, San Francisco…
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  • Hue Jackson says getting shut out falls on him

    Hue Jackson says getting shut out falls on him

    profootballtalk.com 11 hours ago
    The Bengals gained 135 yards on offense against the Colts last Sunday, the franchise’s lowest total in a game contested by the first string since the perfect storm that pitted a Bengals team quarterbacked by Akili Smith against the 2000 Ravens defense. …
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  • A.J. Green has “made a lot of progress” from toe injury

    A.J. Green has “made a lot of progress” from toe injury

    profootballtalk.com 12 hours ago
    The Bengals could have certainly used A.J. Green last week, as they were shut out by the Colts. But they may be closer to getting him back. According to Coley Harvey of ESPN.com, Bengals coach Marvin Lewis said Green has “made a lot of progress.” It was…
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  • Steelers Surge Past Shocked Texans 30-23

    Steelers Surge Past Shocked Texans 30-23

    nytimes.com 14 hours ago
    Brett Keisel saw the ball drop into his 36-year-old hands, and the Pittsburgh Steelers defensive end started chugging toward the end zone.
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  • How the Texans got buried to end the second quarter

    How the Texans got buried to end the second quarter

    ESPN.com 15 hours ago
    PITTSBURGH -- When did the 21-point deluge at the end of the first half start? Depends whom you ask, but the result was three touchdowns in just over a minute and a half, which sparked the Pittsburgh Steelers to a 30-23 victory over the Houston Texans. …
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  • On Bill O'Brien's emotional postgame

    On Bill O'Brien's emotional postgame

    PITTSBURGH -- You don't have to hang around Houston Texans coach Bill O'Brien long to know he has a fiery, emotional personality. That comes through after losses, but never more clearly than it did after the Texans' 30-23 loss to the Pittsburgh Steelers…
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  • Video - Game Balls: Houston at Pittsburgh 02:34

    Game Balls: Houston at Pittsburgh

    Oct 21
    Steelers DE Brett Keisel gets a game ball from Scott Brown after igniting a second-quarter surge with a QB pressure and pick. Texans reporter Tania Ganguli's game ball goes to Shane Lechler, whose punts averaged 45 yards, including one downed at the
  • Video - Steelers Trick Play For The TD 00:45

    Steelers Trick Play For The TD

    Oct 20
    On first-and-goal, Steelers QB Ben Roethlisberger pitches the ball to Antonio Brown, who throws the ball to Lance Moore for the touchdown.
  • Video - J.J. Watt's First Sack Of The Game 00:24

    J.J. Watt's First Sack Of The Game

    Oct 20
    Texans DE J.J. Watt sacked Steelers QB Ben Roethlisberger in the second quarter.
  • Video - Roethlisberg Connects For TD 00:15

    Roethlisberg Connects For TD

    Oct 20
    Steelers QB Ben Rothlisberger finds Martavis Bryant open in the end zone versus the Texans.

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