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LANDOVER, Md. (AP) — Take the pressure off, and the Dallas Cowboys can handle the end of the regular season just fine. The Cowboys prepped for the playoffs Sunday with a 44-17 win over the Washington Redskins, with DeMarco Murray and Dez Bryant breaking a pair of prestigious...
The Baltimore Ravens are back in the playoffs. Baltimore made the postseason in the first five years with John Harbaugh as coach and Joe Flacco at quarterback, winning the 2012 championship. They failed to get in last season, but a 20-10 victory Sunday, combined with San Diego's...
HOUSTON (AP) — J.J. Watt strengthened his case for MVP and helped the Houston Texans finish off a winning, if not a playoff, season. Watt had three sacks, a safety and forced a fumble Sunday, and Andre Johnson had a season-high 134 yards receiving and a touchdown to lead the...
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Chiefs and Chargers entered Sunday optimistically harboring playoff hopes. When their game ended, so did their seasons. Kansas City rolled to a 19-7 victory that eliminated San Diego from contention, but the Chiefs failed to get the help they needed...
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Andrew Luck looked good enough as the Indianapolis Colts tried to tune up their offense back up for the postseason. The Tennessee Titans can start prepping for the NFL draft. Luck threw for 160 yards and two touchdowns before sitting out the second half,...
FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — Kyle Orton threw for one touchdown, Anthony Dixon ran for another and the Buffalo Bills finished their first winning season in 10 years with a 17-9 win over the going-through-the motions New England Patriots on Sunday. With the top seed in the AFC...
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Center Isabelle Harrison had 20 points and 12 rebounds, and No. 8 Tennessee beat No. 10 Oregon State 74-63 on Sunday. Freshman Alexa Middleton added 12 points off the bench as the Lady Vols handed the Beavers (10-1) their first loss. Tennessee (10-2) has...
PASADENA, Calif. (AP) — College football has never had a quarterback matchup quite like Jameis Winston and Marcus Mariota. The superstar passers have won the last two Heisman Trophy awards, and come April, there very well could be an NFL team or two trying to decide which player...
PASADENA, Calif. (AP) — College football has never had a quarterback matchup quite like Jameis Winston and Marcus Mariota. The superstar passers have won the last two Heisman Trophy awards, and come April, there very well could be an NFL team or two trying to decide which player...