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Turner watches latest unbelievable collapse
ESPN.com Updated Nov 25, 2012
SAN DIEGO -- Only on Norv Turner’s watch. When Turner’s obituary as the Chargers’ coach is written (there's little chance he can survive now), "Fourth-and-29" will have a prominent place in the tale of Turner’s undoing. It’s difficult to rank thUpvote Share Tweet
The Broncos now have the unified strength of the Horse Force defense and the Orange Stampede offense.Upvote Share Tweetkansascity.com Nov 25, 2012In the quest for a Super Bowl ring, where does an NFL team begin? Behind closed doors, with no coaches allowed. The Broncos become the harshest film critics in America, ripping the mistakes of teammates and demanding accountability.Upvote Share TweetJustin Tucker kicked a 38-yard field with 1:07 left in overtime to complete a stunning comeback for the Ravens, who beat the staggering Chargers 16-13 on Sunday.Upvote Share Tweetkansascity.com Nov 25, 2012What was the silver lining in Sunday's loss to the Broncos? The Chiefs, 1-10, now have the first pick in the 2013 draft to themselves if they don't mess it up and win some games in December.Upvote Share TweetAdam Teicher grades the Chiefs' performance against Denver.Upvote Share Tweet
Liquid Menace Stalks Official: Your Sunday NFL GIF Roundupdeadspin.com Nov 25, 2012We'll be putting all our GIFs for the day here, from official Buddy Of The West Horton narrowly escaping certain death to Indianapolis cheerleaders remaining Chuckstrong. We'll update the post as the later games conclude, so stay tuned. More »Upvote Share TweetWhat it means: The Oakland Raiders fell to 3-8 and trail the first-place Denver Broncos (8-3) by five games with five games to go. Any Denver win or any Oakland loss means the Raiders will not win the AFC West title for the 10th straight season. Oakland…Upvote Share Tweet
Dalton outduels Palmer, tosses 3 TDs in routAndy Dalton threw three touchdown passes and the Cincinnati Bengals showed their former franchise quarterback that they've moved on without him, beating Carson Palmer and the Oakland Raiders 34-10 on Sunday.Upvote Share TweetThe Steelers hoped that they could survive this week’s visit to the Browns without Ben Roethlisberger and Antonio Brown so that they could take on the Ravens next week for a shot oat part of the AFC North lead. If they do, it will only be because the RaUpvote Share Tweet
Inadvertent whistle sparks trio of ejections in CincinnatiThe outcome isn’t in doubt in Cincinnati, but the game is still interesting. One play after a turnover by the Bengals was wiped out by an inadvertent whistle, a brawl broke out with three players being ejected. Given the shoe were Bengals offensive liUpvote Share Tweet
Bengals rolling earlyThey’ve sacked Carson Palmer twice. More importantly, they’ve now scored two touchdowns. The Bengals lead the Raiders 14-0 in the first quarter. The first came from running back BenJarvus Green-Ellis, capping a five-play, 58-yard drive. The secondUpvote Share TweetDenver Broncos running back Knowshon Moreno will start Sunday against the Kansas City Chiefs, a source told ESPN.Upvote Share TweetThe Kansas City Chiefs will be without left tackle Branden Albert on Sunday against the Denver Broncos, and their dynamic pass-rush. Albert has a back injury that forced him to leave last week’s game. He was doubtful to play Sunday. Rookie Donald StepheUpvote Share Tweet
Ray Rice's Run Key To Ravens' OT winNov 25Ray Rice's conversion on fourth-and-29 lifts Ravens to OT where Justin Tucker's field goal caps 16-13 rally.
Sunday Blitz: Ravens-Chargers RecapNov 25Jim Basquil and Eric Allen break down the Ravens' 16-13 win over the Chargers in overtime.
Chargers postgame press conferenceNov 25Chargers react following game with Ravens
Floyd 15-yard grabNov 25San Diego Chargers quarterback Philip Rivers sends a strike to wide receiver Malcom Floyd, who is hit out of bounds for a 15-yard gain.
Don Banks: Kaepernick choice looks great after 49ers beat Saints; more Sna…Nov 25EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. -- Musings, observations and the occasional insight from a Week 12 heavy on impressive road wins...
NFL Week 12 review: John Clayton's Last CallNov 25With young talent and shrewd moves, the Bengals are getting it right, writes John Clayton.