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Dec 11

Steelers wrap up AFC North title, set up showdown with Pats

Ben Roethlisberger’s record-setting day finished with a carry just as valuable as any of the franchise-record 66 passes he threw. As the Pittsburgh Steelers poured onto the Heinz Field turf to celebrate a frantic 39-38 victory over Baltimore that wrapped up their third AFC North title in four years

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Dec 11

Texans under fire after QB Tom Savage returns to field after hit, twitching

The Houston Texans were criticized after quarterback Tom Savage was allowed to re-enter Sunday’s game against the San Francisco 49ers after possibly sustaining concussion. Savage got injured nine minutes into the second quarter. He was on the ground when both arms appeared to twitch. Savage was taken

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Dec 11

Snapchat: Week 14 vs. Chiefs

Snapchat: Week 14 vs. Chiefs Take a look behind the scenes of our Week 14 matchup through the lens of the Raiders official Snapchat.

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Dec 11

Redskins-Chargers Monday Stats Pack

A list of stats and notes from the Washington Redskins’ Week 14 matchup with the Los Angeles Chargers that took place at the Stubhub Center in Carson, Calif. Team: The Washington Redskins fell to the Los Angeles Chargers, 30-13, in front of an announced crowd of 25,393 people at StubHub Center on

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Dec 11

AP sources: Doctors believe Wentz tore ACL, out for year

Carson Wentz threw a touchdown pass a few plays after suffering an injury that could ruin a special season for the Philadelphia Eagles, and then stuck around to greet teammates and celebrate a division-clinching victory with them. It’s always team-first for No. 11. Two sources familiar with the injury

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Dec 11

1-on-1, play after play, NFL CBs and WRs can get on nerves

When the Jalen Ramsey vs. A.J. Green, and Aqib Talib vs. Michael Crabtree in-game tussles played out, Pro Football Hall of Fame defensive back Ronnie Lott thought back to advice he received decades ago, before his San Francisco 49ers faced the Dallas Cowboys. ”A buddy of mine, Dennis Thurman

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Dec 11

Temperatures dropping below freezing in parts of the Bay Area

Temperatures in some parts of the Bay Area are dropping below zero overnight Sunday.

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Dec 11

Antonio Brown, Steelers showing they can outscore anyone, even the Patriots

The easiest way to look at the Steelers’ win Sunday night over the Ravens to keep them in the AFC home-field playoff hunt, is: Antonio Brown, serious MVP candidate. The next easiest way to look at it is to see the score — 39-38 over a Ravens team that, two weeks earlier, had the second-worst offense

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Dec 11

Raptors visit Clippers in search of 7th straight win

The surging Toronto Raptors can extend their season-best winning streak to seven games when they face the Los Angeles Clippers at Staples Center on Monday. The Clippers, meanwhile, will look to win back-to-back games for the first time in two weeks an…

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Dec 11

Video: Steelers’ Ryan Shazier in good spirits after team’s AFC North-clinching victory

Shazier’s wife, Michelle, shared a video on social media of her husband whooping it up with his Steeler teammates via FaceTime as the linebacker recovers from a serious spinal injury at a Pittsburgh hospital.

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Dec 11

Playing second fiddle pays off for Chargers receiver Tyrell Williams

Keenan Allen’s three-week demolition of NFL defenses paid huge dividends on Sunday … for fellow Chargers receiver Tyrell Williams. With Allen drawing three Washington defenders on a simple 10-yard out-pattern in the second quarter, Williams burned cornerback Josh Norman for a 75-yard touchdown pass

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Dec 11

Back from perfect trip, Warriors host Trail Blazers

After getting outgunned at home by the top team in the Western Conference, the Portland Trail Blazers tip off a five-game trip against the West’s second-best when they visit the Golden State Warriors on Monday night. In the Warriors, the Trail Blazers will encounter a team just home after a historic

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Dec 11

Rockets look to stay unbeaten with Paul

While there are many hurdles left for the Houston Rockets to clear en route to cementing their status as legitimate title contenders, the challenge they faced and conquered Saturday night in Portland could prove landmark as opponents continue canvasing methods to keep the Rockets’ high-powered offense

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Dec 11

Le’Veon Bell highlights | Week 14

Catch Pittsburgh Steelers running back Le’Veon Bell’s best plays Week 14.

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Dec 11

Monday Morning Mailbag: Uncharacteristic Mistakes Lead to Loss

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Dec 11

Steelers squeak by Ravens

Ben Roethlisberger throws for 506 yards, with 213 yards going to Antonio Brown, while Le’Veon Bell scores three touchdowns in Pittsburgh’s 39-38 victory over Baltimore.

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