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Pittsburgh 16, Kansas City 13: Mike Tirico could barely contain himself early on as the Chiefs took a 7-0 lead on the Steelers. Then Mike Wallace's thighs showed up. More »Share TweetA look at an unexpectedly close "Monday Night Football" game between the Pittsburgh Steelers and Kansas City Chiefs: What it means: This game was the Chiefs' season in a nutshell. They played the Steelers close but made way too many mistakes i…Share TweetThe NFL said the 76-yard punt return by Denver's Trindon Holliday against Carolina on Sunday should have been ruled a touchback, not a touchdown.Share Tweetdeadspin.com Nov 12, 2012Sometimes Monday Night Football features a good game. And then sometimes the Kansas City Chiefs travel to Pittsburgh. The Chiefs have had quite a year. Among major accomplishments the Chiefs can list getting smoked by the Chargers and Romeo Crennel havi…Share TweetBroncos return man Trindon Holliday started celebrating 75 yards into a 76-yard punt return on Sunday, and if not for a botched call by the officials, his touchdown against the Panthers would have been wiped out and ruled a fumble at the 1-yard line. As…Share TweetENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) -- Returning to a defense that didn't seem to miss him much, Broncos linebacker D.J. Williams is willing to do whatever it takes - even play special teams - to get back on the field after missing the first nine games of the season …Share Tweet
Deadspin Up All Night: Washed Up And Left For Deaddeadspin.com Nov 12, 2012Thank you for your continued support of Deadspin. Monday Night Football is really Chiefs and Steelers? Monday Night Football is really Chiefs and Steelers. More »Share TweetTodd Haley will not be able to see one of his favorite players Monday night in Pittsburgh. Kansas City receiver Steve Breaston is a healthy scratch for Monday night’s game. He was brought to Kansas City last season by Haley when he was the head coach. BShare TweetAs the Lions continue to play musical chairs in the secondary, they’ve made yet another move at cornerback. Pat Lee, who started seven games at cornerback for the Raiders this year but was surprisingly cut on Saturday, has been claimed off waivers by thShare Tweet
What did Norv Turner's rant show?Norv Turner showed a side of himself we rarely see from him Sunday after his Chargers lost at Tampa Bay. Turner temporally lost his cool and was shouting in response to questions after a 34-24 loss. It was the 4-5 Chargers’ fourth loss in the past fiveShare TweetThe Denver Broncos dodged a couple of big scares against the Carolina Panthers.Share TweetCNNSI.com Nov 12, 2012TAMPA, Fla. (AP) Tampa Bay Buccaneers coach Greg Schiano says linebacker Quincy Black is expected to recover from a neck injury but is experiencing complications with his left arm.Share Tweet
Chargers' second-half failuresMonday morning, SportsCenter offered an amazing look at the difference between the first and second halves of games for the San Diego Chargers. San Diego is 4-5 and it has been undone by second-half slumps. It has lost four of the past five games. Three…Share TweetPanthers special teams coordinator Brian Murphy on Monday became the latest casualty of Carolina's disappointing season.Share TweetHere are some areas the Oakland Raiders need to focus on after a 55-20 road loss at Baltimore on Sunday: Recap: The Raiders were completely beaten down in Baltimore in all phases of the game. The 55 points allowed tied a team record. Oakland is now 3-6.…Share TweetHere are some areas the San Diego Chargers need to focus on after a 34-24 road loss to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers on Sunday: Recap: San Diego lost for the fourth time in the past five games. The team is now 4-5 and is two games behind Denver in the AFC We…Share TweetHere are some areas the Denver Broncos need to focus on after a 36-14 road win at Carolina on Sunday: Recap: Denver won its fourth straight game. Three of the four wins were on the road. Denver s now 6-3 and command in the AFC West with a two-game lead …Share TweetCNNSI.com Nov 12, 2012How to describe the NFL's first tie in four years? Bizarre. But through the odd plays, big mistakes and bad calls, one lesson in particular stands out, Peter King writes of Week 10.Share TweetWhen the Chiefs selected defensive tackle Glenn Dorsey with the fifth overall pick of the 2008 draft, the hope was that he’d become a dominant force on their defensive line. That never really came to fruition as Dorsey developed into a capable starter wShare TweetThe beating they absorbed from the Ravens was so profound, the Raiders couldn’t even muster indignation. In ordinary settings, the fake field goal that pushed the lead to 48-17 (it ended up 55-20) might have offended the delicate sense of fair play manyShare Tweet
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