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Rodgers has 2 TDs, Packers beat Raiders 31-21

With a stable of running backs now complementing quarterback Aaron Rodgers, the Green Bay Packers offense could be as potent as ever this season.


Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Green Bay Packers, Oakland Raiders, Maurice Jones-Drew, Matt McGloin, Matt Schaub, Brice Butler

Fri Aug 22, 2014

Cybercast News Service

Geno named Jets starter after 35-24 loss to Giants

"He's done everything that we've asked," Ryan said after Smith threw a touchdown pass in the Jets' 35-24 preseason loss to the Giants on Friday night.


Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, New York Giants, New York Jets, Henry Hynoski, Zack Bowman, Eli Manning, Ryan Nassib


Lions overcome mistakes, beat Jaguars

Reggie Bush broke free for an 86-yard touchdown run in the first quarter, one of only a few offensive highlights Friday night as the Detroit Lions edged the Jacksonville Jaguars 13-12 in a penalty-filled game.


Related Topix: Sports, Jacksonville Jaguars, NFL Football, Detroit Lions, Chad Henne, Andre Branch, Blake Bortles, Josh Scobee

The Gaston Gazette

Tom Brady, Patriots dominate Panthers, 30-7

Tom Brady's offense and the New England Patriots' defense dominated the Carolina Panthers.


Related Topix: Sports, New England Patriots, NFL Football, Carolina Panthers, Tom Brady, Stephen Gostkowski, Ryan Mallett, Shane Vereen

Silver And Black Pride

Raiders Sio Moore taken off on stretcher with neck injury vs Packers

In the second quarter of the Raiders preseason game Friday night against the Packers , Sio Moore suffered a blow to the head.


Related Topix: Sports, Sio Moore, NFL Football, Oakland Raiders

ABC News 4 Charleston

Trooper who arrested NFL's Montgomery fired

The South Carolina state trooper who arrested NFL defensive lineman Sam Montgomery at a traffic stop last June was fired.


Related Topix: Sports, Cincinnati Bengals, Sam Montgomery, NFL Football

US News & World Report

Browns' Gordon in limbo awaiting NFL ruling

Josh Gordon smiled as he walked off the field on an insufferably muggy day. Nothing, it seemed, was bothering him.


Related Topix: Sports, Cleveland Browns, NFL Football, Nate Burleson, Josh Gordon, Travis Benjamin, Miles Austin, Andrew Hawkins

ABC News

Hernandez Fiancee Seeks Perjury-Charge Dismissal

A lawyer for the fiancee of former New England Patriots player Aaron Hernandez asked a judge Friday to throw out perjury charges, saying Shayanna Jenkins did not willfully lie as she was bombarded with 1,630 questions over two days before a grand jury.


Related Topix: Sports, Aaron Hernandez, New England Patriots, NFL Football

Troy Daily News

Manziel, Browns agree he's not ready to start

AP photoCleveland Browns quarterback Johnny Manziel celebrates running back Dion Lewis scoring a touchdown on a pass, during the second half of a preseason game against the Washington Redskins Monday in Landover, Md.


Related Topix: Sports, Cleveland Browns, NFL Football, Johnny Manziel, Dion Lewis, Nate Burleson, Josh Gordon, Brian Hoyer

The Republic

Bell, Blount play after arrest, Steelers lose

Steelers running backs Le'Veon Bell and LeGarrette Blount played in a preseason game one day after they were arrested for marijuana possession.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Pittsburgh Steelers, Heath Miller, Cortez Allen, Ben Roethlisberger, William Gay, Bruce Gradkowski

The Washington Post

Three-down LBs grow scarcer as pass plays increase

Hall of Fame linebacker Andre Tippett had a simple answer for how often he left the field when the opponent had the ball.


Related Topix: Sports, New England Patriots, NFL Football, Rob Gronkowski, Detroit Lions

Thu Aug 21, 2014

CBS Local

Levi's Stadium Already Having Issues

AUGUST 17: A general view of Levi's Stadium before the San Francisco 49ers preseason game against the Denver Broncos on August 17, 2014 in Santa Clara, California.


Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, San Francisco 49ers, Phil Dawson


Marrone upset by Bills lack of practice discipline

Bills coach Doug Marrone blew up at his players on Thursday, sending a message that he's fed up with too many fights and post-whistle shoving matches during practice.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Buffalo Bills, Bryan Johnson, Scott Chandler, Erik Pears, Leodis McKelvin, Eric Wood


Cowboys LB Holloman has career-ending neck injury

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Dallas Cowboys, Sean Lee, Sterling Moore, Orlando Scandrick, J.J Wilcox, DeVonte Holloman

WTAE-TV Pittsburgh

Cowboys LB Holloman's career likely over

Dallas Cowboys second-year linebacker DeVonte Holloman has been advised by doctors to give up football due to a severe neck injury, coach Jason Garrett revealed Thursday.


Related Topix: Sports, Dallas Cowboys, NFL Football, DeVonte Holloman


Familiar faces for Packers QB Aaron Rodgers

With running back Eddie Lacy in the backfield, top wide receivers Jordy Nelson and Randall Cobb entrenched and first-year starting center JC Tretter established as the clear-cut choice in the middle of the line, continuity has reigned throughout training camp on offense.


Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Green Bay Packers, Richard Rodgers, Andrew Quarless, Ryan Taylor, Jermichael Finley, Brandon Bostick

CBS Atlanta

Falcons linebackers Worrilow, Bartu embrace roles

Atlanta Falcons coach Mike Smith has put a strong emphasis since the start of training camp on improving the team's run defense.


Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Atlanta Falcons, Paul Worrilow, Joplo Bartu

Daily Reporter

Texans-Broncos practice features chippy moments

Denver Broncos right tackle Chris Clark took exception when J.J. Watt pushed him around in a 1-on-1 pass-rushing drill and kept right on motoring toward the imaginary quarterback.


Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Denver Broncos, Houston Texans, Jameson Konz, Jacob Tamme, Peyton Manning, Montee Ball

Wed Aug 20, 2014

Cybercast News Service

3 Ferguson area schools practice at Rams facility

Courtland Griffin has attempted to keep the lives of his McCluer North football players as normal as possible despite the upheaval in their community: Ferguson, Missouri.


Related Topix: Sports, NFC, St. Louis Rams, NFL Football, NFC West, Kenny Britt

Sporting News

Steelers' Le'Veon Bell, LeGarrette Blount to face pot charges

Steelers running backs Le'Veon Bell and LeGarrette Blount will be charged with marijuana possession following a traffic stop Wednesday afternoon.


Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Pittsburgh Steelers, LeGarrette Blount, Le'Veon Bell, NCAA Sports, Michigan State University NCAA, Michigan State Spartans NCAA Football, NCAA Football