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3 hrs ago | Ananova
Antonio Gates led the way for the Chargers with three touchdowns, while Philip Rivers completed 28-of-37 passes for 284 yards. Nick Novak had kicked the Chargers into the lead with a 50-yard field goal before Seattle responded through a 51-yard touchdown run from Percy Harvin.
4 hrs ago | Contra Costa Times
Turnovers and penalties doomed the 49ers' not-so-grand opening of Levi's Stadium on Sunday night, a 28-20 loss to the Chicago Bears before a debut crowd of 70,799. The 49ers at one point led 17-0, and they eventually blew a 20-7 lead in the fourth quarter.
4 hrs ago | The Washington Post
Colin Kaepernick has delivered two drastically different performances in prime time against the Chicago Bears, from that sensational first career start two years ago at Candlestick Park to the complete debacle in his Levi's Stadium debut. Kaepernick threw two of his three interceptions in the fourth quarter and also lost a fumble, watching Jay Cutler rally the Bears from a late double-digit deficit to a stunning 28-20 win to spoil the first regular-season game in the 49ers' new $1.2 billion stadium.
4 hrs ago | RaisingZona
Sep 14, 2014; East Rutherford, NJ, USA; New York Giants safety Quintin Demps fumbles the ball after being hit by Arizona Cardinals linebacker Kenny Demens on a kickoff return during the fourth quarter at MetLife Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Brad Penner-USA TODAY Sports It is just two weeks.
7 hrs ago | Examiner.com
Randall Cobb had two touchdowns and a two-point conversion on Sunday as the Green Bay Packers came from behind to best the New York Jets, 31-24, in Week Two NFL action on Sunday at Lambeau Field. Coming off a still-stinging loss to Seattle, the New York Jets came by to visit the not-yet-frozen tundra for a late Sunday afternoon game in the NFL Week Two.
8 hrs ago | The Wichita Eagle
Philadelphia closer Jonathan Papelbon made a lewd gesture to fans and was ejected after giving up four runs in the ninth inning during the Phillies' 5-4 loss to the Miami Marlins on Sunday. Papelbon grabbed his crotch as he walked to the dugout and was ejected by crew chief Joe West.
10 hrs ago | The Charlotte Observer
Cahrlotte Panthers quarterback Cam Newton reacts after throwing a touchdown in the third quarter against the Detroit Lions during the game at Bank of America Stadium. The Carolina Panthers were without their best pass-rusher Sunday after deactivating Pro Bowl defensive end Greg Hardy 90 minutes before kickoff.
11 hrs ago | Examiner.com
The Philadelphia Eagles are one of four teams missing in action on Sept. 14. Of course, that is because the Eagles are in wait for Monday Night Football on Sept.
16 hrs ago | The Post-Standard
Chicago Bears wide receiver Brandon Marshall walks on the sidelines during the first half of an NFL football game against the Buffalo Bills Sunday, Sept. 7, 2014, in Chicago.
20 hrs ago | Seattle Seahawks
Linebackers Chad Brown and Winston Moss lead the defensive effort against the Jim Harbaugh-led Colts, while Warren Moon passes for one touchdown and runs for another. 2003 - In the Seahawks' first shutout since 1998, rookie safety Ken Hamlin has a hand in four of the team's six takeaways - including a forced fumble on the first play of the game and an interception at the Seattle 8-yard line with four seconds remaining - in a 38-0 victory over the Cardinals in Arizona.
Although Frank Gore's best days are behind him, the San Francisco 49ers running back remains a fantasy football stalwart. With the exception of 2010, when he was limited to 11 games, Gore's been one of the most consistent running backs in the NFL .
Perhaps New Orleans still holds a bit of a grudge against commissioner Roger Goodell for the bounty scandal punishments, including coach Sean Payton 's year-long suspension. The New Orleans Times-Picayune published an editorial calling for Goodell to be removed from his position because of how he handled the Ray Rice controversy.
It's dangerous to read too much into what happens in the NFL during the opening week. In some ways, it's an extension of the preseason, except, of course, it counts in the standings.
After watching both teams open up their seasons on Monday Night Football, there was probably little question who is the more talented NFL time at this juncture, but unfortunately for the Cardinals they do not play the game on paper. The Cardinals are the better team as even Las Vegas would agree, having the Cardinals as a 2.5-point favorite heading into Sunday's showdown.
Carson Palmer , QB, Cardinals at Giants: The old man proved he's still got some moxie - even scrambling for 29 yards against the Chargers - and he's blessed with a very talented receiving corps. Palmer will build on his solid opener against the shell-shocked Giants secondary, and you can bet he'll get Larry Fitzgerald involved this time.
In this Sept. 7, 2014, file photo, Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson warms up for an NFL football game against the St. Louis Rams in St. Louis.
He needed bigger, stouter players in the front seven, cornerbacks and safeties who liked getting physical and a unit committed to stopping the run. Three years into this project, Pagano's imprint seems to be taking hold.
Updated: Sun Sep 14, 2014 11:55 pm
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