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There is good news on the injury report this week for the Minnesota Vikings heading into Week 5 to take on the Chicago Bears on Monday Night Football. For three weeks now, the Minnesota Vikings have turned to backup quarterback Case Keenum to steer the ship as the starter. Now, there is hope that Sam […] Week 5 injury report: Minnesota Vikings at Chicago Bears - The Viking Age - The Viking Age - A Minnesota Vikings Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and…
10.07 / 20:16
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NORMAN, Okla. (AP) — Kyle Kempt passed for 343 yards and three touchdowns, including a 25-yarder to Allen Lazard that put Iowa State ahead with 2:19 left in the fourth quarter and Joel Lanning made plays on offense and defense to the Cyclones to a stunning 38-31 upset of No. 3 Oklahoma on Saturday. The loss snapped Oklahoma's nation-leading 14-game win streak and the Sooners' 18-game winning streak against the Cyclones that dated to 1990. It was just Iowa State's second victory against O…
EVANSTON, Ill. (AP) — Trace McSorley threw for 245 yards and a touchdown, Saquon Barkley ran for two scores in the second half, and No. 4 Penn State beat Northwestern 31-7 on Saturday. McSorley completed 25 of 34 passes. He threw a 10-yard touchdown to backup quarterback Tommy Stevens in the second quarter and added a 5-yard TD run in the fourth. Barkley scored on a 1-yard leap and 53-yard dash in the third quarter to make it 24-0. The Heisman Trophy candidate finished with 75 yards r…
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Nick Chubb ran for two touchdowns and 138 yards, and fifth-ranked Georgia routed Vanderbilt 45-14 Saturday despite missing three players from the Bulldogs' stingy defense. Georgia (6-0, 3-0 Southeastern Conference) continued its best start since 2012 when the Bulldogs reached the SEC championship. The Bulldogs also avenged a 17-16 loss to Vanderbilt last year by beating the Commodores for the 20th time in the past 23 games in this series. Georgia ran through and o…
CLEMSON, S.C. (AP) — Clemson quarterback Kelly Bryant threw for 200 yards and a touchdown before leaving with an ankle injury as the second-ranked Tigers defeated Wake Forest 28-14 on Saturday to move to 6-0 for a straight season. There was no immediate word on the severity of Bryant's injury. He left the game in the third quarter after Travis Etienne's 1-yard touchdown run put Clemson ahead 21-0. Trainers looked at Bryant's ankle and took him into the sideline medical tent. Bryant tested h…
NORMAN, Okla. (AP) — Iowa State's Joel Lanning played both offense and defense against No. 3 Oklahoma. Lanning started the game at middle linebacker, then entered the game at quarterback with about four minutes left in the first quarter. With Oklahoma ahead 24-13 at halftime, Lanning had 25 yards passing, 18 yards rushing and three tackles. His role changed because starting quarterback Jacob Park went on leave for undisclosed medical reasons. Lanning became the first Iowa State player s…
The Cleveland Browns are one of a handful of teams that have a great shot at landing the top overall pick in next year’s draft, but veteran offensive lineman Joe Thomas finds it laughable that fans think an NFL team would lose games on purpose.Many believe USC quarterback Sam Darnold is a can’t-miss NFL prospect — one that is so good rebuilding teams would tank for him. Thomas said that is never a good idea in football.“It’s always fun for fans and the media to have that narrative because i…
10.07 / 18:04
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As the Jets head into Week 5's matchup against the Browns, the team is looking to improve in all facets of the…
10.07 / 18:01
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Giants rookie RB Wayne Gallman is ready to take over the backfield if called upon to start against the Chargers…
10.07 / 18:01
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ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — The Buffalo Bills have promoted cornerback Greg Mabin from the practice squad and released receiver Philly Brown, &…
10.07 / 17:40
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NORMAN, Okla. (AP) — Iowa State’s Joel Lanning played both offense and defense against No. 3 Oklahoma. Lanning started the game at middle li&…
10.07 / 17:40
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NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Starting linebacker Natrez Patrick didn’t travel with the fifth-ranked Georgia Bulldogs after his second arrest on m&#…
10.07 / 17:40
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ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — The Buffalo Bills have promoted cornerback Greg Mabin from the practice squad and released receiver Philly Brown, &…
10.07 / 17:40
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This gameday feature on Olamide Zaccheaus appears in today's free gameday…
10.07 / 16:42
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This gameday feature on Jordan Ellis appears in today's free gameday…
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This feature story on Kurt Benkert appears in today's free gameday…
10.07 / 16:42
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Here’s what you about the Week 5 game between the Ravens (2-2) and Oakland Raiders (2-2). Time: 4:05 p.m. Sunday Venue: Oakland Coliseum, Oakland, Calif. TV: Chs. 13, 9 (Greg Gumbel, Trent Green, Jamie Erdahl) Coverage map: Stream: CBS All Access Radio: WBAL (1090 AM) and 98 Rock (97.9 FM) (…
10.07 / 16:11
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From Lombardi and Landry through Reggie and Brett, Troy and Emmitt. From the tundra of Lambeau to the gap in the Texas Stadium roof to Jerry's palace. Packers-Cowboys has been one of the NFL's most entertaining and meaningful rivalries for decades. Whether it was the Ice Bowl or A-Rod's impromptu pass to Jared Cook, people (and players and coaches) remember these matchups. They'll be back at it on Sunday when Green Bay (3-1) visits Dallas (2-2). "Ahhh, yeah," says Packers receiver Jordy…
A week after he enjoyed a breakout game with six receptions for 106 yards and two touchdowns, Los Angeles Rams wide receiver Sammy Watkins drew just two targets in a win over the Dallas Cowboys in Week 4. Unlike two years ago, he now understands that the final score is all that matters.During the 2015 season, Watkins infamously declared that the Buffalo Bills were making him look bad by not getting him the ball enough. While speaking with reporters this week, Watkins expressed regret over…
10.07 / 15:01
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Through the first quarter of the 2017 season, Pittsburgh Steelers signal caller Ben Roethlisberger simply hasn’t been the same player. It might not show in the team’s AFC North-best 3-1 record, but Big Ben’s regression has been more than eye-opening.Heck, it might not even show up in the basic stats. Roethlisberger is completing 63 percent of his passes with six touchdowns and two interceptions. He’s also on pace to put up over 3,800 passing yards for an offense that ranks in the middle of …
10.07 / 15:01
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