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1:24 AM ET EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. — When asked his feelings about New York Jets defensive coordinator Gregg Williams, Odell Beckham Jr. responded, “Who?” Then, the Cleveland Browns wide receiver let out a smile. OBJ made his point both during — and after — Cleveland’s 23-3 win on Monday night, highlighted by a pair of
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2:34 PM ET EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. — New York Giants coach Pat Shurmur was noncommittal Monday about Eli Manning being his starting quarterback this week on the road against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. The other option would be turning to No. 6 overall pick Daniel Jones. A final decision is expected by Wednesday. Manning has
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1:07 PM ET Cleveland Browns defensive end Chris Smith, whose girlfriend died last week, is planning to play in Monday Night Football against the New York Jets. Petara Cordero was killed Wednesday on a highway in Cleveland. Smith and Cordero had a daughter together last month. Cordero was 26. “I am going to play tonight
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10:45 PM ET PHILADELPHIA — The Eagles were hit hard by an avalanche of injuries in Sunday night’s 24-20 loss to the Atlanta Falcons. Wide receivers DeSean Jackson (groin) and Alshon Jeffery (calf) both exited the game in the first half and did not return, and tight end Dallas Goedert appeared to tweak his calf
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9:43 PM ET OAKLAND, Calif. — Derek Carr is not one to usually argue with game officials. But on this occasion, the Oakland Raiders quarterback was steamed. Carr had just thrown his second interception in the third quarter of the Raiders’ 28-10 loss to the Kansas City Chiefs on Sunday, when a flag came flying
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8:10 PM ET MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. — Wide receiver Antonio Brown traveled with the New England Patriots for the team’s game against the Miami Dolphins, according to a source, putting him in position to make his Patriots debut Sunday at Hard Rock Stadium. Head coach Bill Belichick ultimately will make the final call on whether
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8:25 PM ET HOUSTON — The Jacksonville Jaguars are not happy that the NFL did not fine Kansas City Chiefs defensive lineman Chris Jones for the hit that broke Nick Foles’ collarbone early in last Sunday’s season opener, a league source told ESPN, because the hit violated the league’s “body weight” rule. Jones also was
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12:05 PM ET FOXBOROUGH, Mass. — Running back Larry Garron, an original member of the Boston Patriots who was a four-time American Football League All-Star, has died at age 82. “This year marks the 60th anniversary season for this franchise and Larry has represented this organization and been a member of the Patriots family since
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5:02 PM ET Chris Berman and Tom Jackson, who teamed up to co-host ESPN’s NFL PrimeTime for 19 seasons, will reunite as the show returns, beginning Sunday, on ESPN+, it was announced Friday. From 1987 to 2005, Berman and Jackson helped redefine NFL highlights with their back-and-forth banter, Berman’s signature player nicknames and delivery, and
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10:43 AM ET The NFL will not place New England Patriots wide receiver Antonio Brown on the commissioner’s exempt list at this point, making him eligible to play Sunday against the Miami Dolphins, sources told ESPN’s Adam Schefter. The league has opened an investigation into Brown that will include interviews with the wide receiver and
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2:49 AM ET CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton said his surgically repaired shoulder and recently injured foot were not to blame for his poor performance Thursday night, but he did take the blame for his team’s 20-14 loss to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. “Through my lens, it’s hard to look defensive guys
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7:02 PM ET Representatives for New England Patriots receiver Antonio Brown and Britney Taylor were in discussions over the past few months, but agreed their communication would remain confidential until the filing of Taylor’s civil sexual assault lawsuit, sources told ESPN on Thursday. This, the sources say, is why the Patriots and the Oakland Raiders,
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10:36 AM ET New York Jets quarterback Sam Darnold will be sidelined indefinitely after being diagnosed with mononucleosis, coach Adam Gase announced Thursday. Trevor Siemian will start Monday night against the Cleveland Browns. Gase hinted that Darnold could miss several weeks. The coach suggested the earliest likely return as Week 5 at the Philadelphia Eagles,
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11:19 PM ET Lindsey ThiryESPN Close Covered Rams for two years for Los Angeles Times Previously covered the Falcons Has covered the NBA and college football and basketball THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. — Los Angeles Rams coach Sean McVay walked through the locker room Wednesday, and upon seeing about 20 reporters and television cameras positioned in
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11:31 AM ET Brooke Pryor PITTSBURGH — A day after a 30-point season-opening loss to the Patriots, Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger reassured his teammates during their Monday run. “‘Hey guys, look up,'” Roethlisberger told them. “‘The sun’s still shining. The sky’s still blue. The best thing is we still get to play on Sunday.’ It’s
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