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Tony Gonzalez: Case Keenum is a franchise QB

– You know he keeps adding to his legend, I believe. Case Keenum. You just talked about it, Colin. This guy, you know, – I like Case. – We don’t want to wrap our arms around him just because of the way he’s played in the past. But right now, he’s the– he is playing outstanding football. And I said ...

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Raiders say there’s ‘good chance’ WR Amari Cooper will play

ALAMEDA, Calif. (AP) Coach Jack Del Rio says there’s a ”good chance” the Oakland Raiders will have receiver Amari Cooper back after he missed last week’s game with a sprained ankle. Cooper was listed as questionable on Saturday for the game Monday night at Philadelphia. In other injury news, cornerback David Amerson is listed as doubtful and will likely miss ...

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Ravens beat Colts 23-16 to edge closer to playoff berth (Dec 23, 2017)

BALTIMORE (AP) The Baltimore Ravens didn’t force a turnover, scored only two touchdowns and were dangerously close to going into overtime at home against lowly Indianapolis. ”We didn’t play our best game,” coach John Harbaugh readily acknowledged. Though the Ravens’ performance Saturday was not particularly artistic, they perceived the final result to be a thing of beauty: Ravens 23, Colts ...

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Colts lose another close one in frustrating 3-12 season

BALTIMORE (AP) The game played out as many had before, complete with an ending that was both predictable and painstakingly familiar. If you’re a fan of the Colts, then you’re quite used to this scenario: Indianapolis keeps the game tantalizingly close, gets into position to pull out a win and then falls short. And so it went Saturday against the ...

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Ravens need 1 win to reach playoffs after beating Colts

BALTIMORE (AP) The Baltimore Ravens need one more win to get into the playoffs. The Indianapolis Colts must play one more game before their painful season finally comes to an end. Baltimore (9-6) remained on course to end its two-year postseason drought by defeating the Colts 23-16 Saturday. With a win over Cincinnati at home this Sunday, the Ravens will ...

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Top sports leaders look at ways to address sexual misconduct

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) Top leaders from the major professional sports leagues and individual franchises along with high-profile former athletes have begun looking at ways to avoid the kinds of sexual misconduct scandals that have rocked the world of politics and the entertainment industry. And lately, sports, too. The issue came up in discussions earlier this month during the first meeting ...

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Jason Whitlock explains why the Dallas Cowboys are the most dangerous playoff contender

COLIN COWHERD: Whitlock, to you, who’s a more dangerous and realistic playoff contender Seattle or Dallas? JASON WHITLOCK: Cowboys. Cowboys. Look, Seattle’s too beat up. COLIN COWHERD: And they’re not unified. JASON WHITLOCK: They’re too beat up and they just got clown suited last week in embarrassing fashion. That told a story. Dallas, with the Zeke coming back, I think ...

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