Professional football

December 03, 2017 - 3:52 pm
Running back Adrian Peterson was inactive for the Arizona Cardinals against the Los Angeles Rams because of a neck injury. Peterson injured his neck a week ago and had been listed as questionable. Also missing among the late games in Week 13 on Sunday was New Orleans Saints cornerback Marshon...
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Buffalo Bills quarterback Tyrod Taylor (5) is sacked by New England Patriots outside linebacker Kyle Van Noy (53) during the second half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Dec. 3, 2017, in Orchard Park, N.Y. (AP Photo/Adrian Kraus)
December 03, 2017 - 3:40 pm
The Latest on the 13th Sunday of the NFL regular season (all times Eastern): 3:30 p.m. Bills quarterback Tyrod Taylor was carted away from the sideline with what the team said was a knee injury early in the fourth quarter against the New England Patriots. The Bills said Taylor wouldn't return to...
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December 03, 2017 - 3:36 pm
The Latest on the College Football Playoff and bowl selection Sunday (all times Eastern): 3:30 p.m. No. 9 Penn State will face No. 12 Washington in the Fiesta Bowl. The Nittany Lions and Huskies both finished 10-2 and will meet at University of Phoenix Stadium on Dec. 30. Penn State was No. 9 in...
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Detonations can be seen during an attempted implosion of the Silverdome, in Pontiac, Michigan, Sunday, Dec. 3, 2017. Technical problems with the explosives left the stadium still standing after the blast. (David Guralnick/Detroit News via AP)
December 03, 2017 - 3:32 pm
PONTIAC, Mich. (AP) — A partial implosion of the Silverdome failed to bring down the upper section of the Detroit Lions' former home as intended Sunday as demolition of the stadium began. Demolition company Adamo said the blasts in Pontiac, Michigan, did weaken the Silverdome and it could still...
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Houston Texans wide receiver Braxton Miller (13) leaps over the leg of Tennessee Titans linebacker Erik Walden (93) in the first half of an NFL football game Sunday, Dec. 3, 2017, in Nashville, Tenn. (AP Photo/James Kenney)
December 03, 2017 - 3:26 pm
The Latest on the 13th Sunday of the NFL regular season (all times Eastern): 3:15 p.m. The Houston Texans will have to finish their game against the Tennessee Titans without at least four injured players, including two with head injuries. The Texans ruled out receiver Braxton Miller and tight end C...
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New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady, bottom, lies on the ground after being sacked by Buffalo Bills defensive tackle Kyle Williams (95) during the first half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Dec. 3, 2017, in Orchard Park, N.Y. Bills' Jerry Hughes (55) reacts after the play. (AP Photo/Rich Barnes)
December 03, 2017 - 2:56 pm
The Latest on the 13th Sunday of the NFL regular season (all times Eastern): 2:45 p.m. Quite a rough start for Tom Brady and the New England Patriots. The Buffalo Bills have found ways to contain and fluster Brady, who was only 8 of 14 for 96 yards while getting sacked three times during the first...
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Green Bay Packers' Dean Lowry celebrates after running back a fumble for a touchdown during the first half of an NFL football game against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers Sunday, Dec. 3, 2017, in Green Bay, Wis. (AP Photo/Mike Roemer)
December 03, 2017 - 2:42 pm
The Latest on the 13th Sunday of the NFL regular season (all times Eastern): 2:35 p.m. This is what the Green Bay Packers need to do if they want to win without an injured Aaron Rodgers: Get big plays from their defense and special teams. That formula helped Green Bay take a 17-10 halftime lead...
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Indianapolis Colts quarterback Jacoby Brissett (7) looks for a receiver as he is rushed by Jacksonville Jaguars defensive lineman Calais Campbell (93) during the first half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Dec. 3, 2017, in Jacksonville, Fla. (AP Photo/John Raoux)
December 03, 2017 - 2:34 pm
The Latest on the 13th Sunday of the NFL regular season (all times Eastern): 2:25 p.m. Frank Gore is nearing the top five on the NFL's career rushing list. The 34-year-old Gore gained 42 yards on 10 carries for the Indianapolis Colts in the first half against Jacksonville, raising his total to 13,...
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Indianapolis Colts quarterback Jacoby Brissett (7) looks for a receiver as he is rushed by Jacksonville Jaguars defensive lineman Calais Campbell (93) during the first half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Dec. 3, 2017, in Jacksonville, Fla. (AP Photo/John Raoux)
December 03, 2017 - 2:25 pm
The Latest on the 13th Sunday of the NFL regular season (all times Eastern): 2:10 p.m. Had to miss sometime, probably. Kansas City Chiefs rookie kicker Harrison Butker's team-record streak of making 23 consecutive field-goal attempts ended when he pushed a 38-yard try wide right against the New...
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Detonations can be seen during an attempted implosion of the Silverdome, in Pontiac, Michigan, Sunday, Dec. 3, 2017. Technical problems with the explosives left the stadium still standing after the blast. (David Guralnick/Detroit News via AP)
December 03, 2017 - 2:21 pm
PONTIAC, Mich. (AP) — A partial implosion of the Silverdome failed to bring down the upper section of the Detroit Lions' former home as intended Sunday as demolition of the stadium began. Demolition company Adamo said the blasts in Pontiac, Michigan, did weaken the Silverdome and it could still...
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