NFL

Browns relieved Garrett incident with punching fan not worse

BEREA, Ohio (AP) — Browns coach Freddie Kitchens believes the fan who punched Myles Garrett was lucky. “I was glad the guy ran,” Kitchens cracked Monday as Cleveland returned from its bye weekend. As the Browns began their break last week, Garrett was driving in downtown Cleveland when a fan pulled alongside him and asked for a photograph. Garrett told ...

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Texans bemoan penalties, mistakes in loss to Colts

HOUSTON (AP) — The Houston Texans lost the AFC South lead this weekend thanks in large part to penalties and mistakes. “I think these games come down to penalties,” coach Bill O’Brien said. “We have too many self-inflicted penalties. We’ve got to fix that. I think that anytime you lose yardage, that hurts you.” The Texans had 10 penalties for ...

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Goal-line woes cost Chargers again in 23-20 loss to Titans

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Philip Rivers and the Los Angeles Chargers thought they scored the go-ahead touchdown not once, but twice inside the final minute against the Tennessee Titans. Yet again, the Chargers found a way to stop themselves near the goal line in a 23-20 loss Sunday. After the replay official ruled Austin Ekeler had been stopped a yard ...

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Cowboys run over Eagles, take 1st in NFC East with 37-10 win

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Ezekiel Elliott powered into the Philadelphia secondary and simply ran over safety Malcolm Jenkins. The apparent 14-yard touchdown run by the star Dallas running back was overturned on review because his knee was down at the 1 — but the message had been sent early in a game with the division lead on the line. Article ...

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Another slow start dooms Eagles in 37-10 loss to Cowboys

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Philadelphia Eagles coach Doug Pederson boldly said last week that his team would forget the previous day’s road loss to the Minnesota Vikings, go to Dallas, and “win that football game” against the Cowboys. But lost fumbles on the Eagles’ first two possessions Sunday night resulted in two Dallas touchdowns in the Cowboys’ 37-10 win and ...

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ICYMI in NFL Week 7: Lions fans call out officiating circus

It was a fitting form of protest, given the circus that NFL officiating has become, game after game, week after week: A trio of spectators wore clown makeup and black-and-white striped jerseys in the stands at the Detroit Lions‘ home game against the Minnesota Vikings. Other fans who wore officials’ shirts accessorized the ensemble with ski masks, as if setting ...

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Stefon Diggs’ best cleats of the 2019 NFL season so far

And by kicks, we mean cleats. Ahead of the Vikings game vs. the Lions, Diggs broke out a pair featuring the Joker, but he’s been rocking a different pair every week. The Joker pic.twitter.com/QffWhdV451 — Minnesota Vikings (@Vikings) October 20, 2019 Article continues below … These won’t be the only cleats of his that will make you “put on a happy ...

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