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Battered Redskins deal with short work week

Officials try to break up a scuffle between the Washington Redskins and Philadelphia Eagles during the second half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Sept. 21, 2014, in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke)

ASHBURN, Va. (AP) — Brian Orakpo had an appointment with a hand specialist, just one of many comings-and-goings involving injured Washington Redskins players and various doctors. A diagram of it all would’ve made a flea flicker look simple.

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Patriots offense still struggling after 3 games

New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady sits on the turf after being sacked by the Oakland Raiders in the second half of an NFL football game Sunday, Sept. 21, 2014, in Foxborough, Mass. The Patriots won 16-9. (AP Photo/Steven Senne)

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — The New England Patriots have plenty of time to get their offense rolling.

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Ravens tight end Pitta has surgery, out for season

Baltimore Ravens tight end Dennis Pitta reacts after an injury in the second quarter of an NFL football game against the Cleveland Browns, Sunday, Sept. 21, 2014, in Cleveland. (AP Photo/David Richard)

OWINGS MILLS, Md. (AP) — Ravens tight end Dennis Pitta has undergone surgery to repair a dislocated right hip and is done for the year.

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Lions lose LB Tulloch for season to ACL injury

Green Bay Packers running back Eddie Lacy is tackled in the end zone by Detroit Lions outside linebacker DeAndre Levy (54) for a safety during the first half of an NFL football game in Detroit, Sunday, Sept. 21, 2014. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya)

ALLEN PARK, Mich. (AP) — The Detroit Lions, riding high after stuffing Aaron Rodgers and Green Bay in a 19-7 win, got a dose of bad news Monday.

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Dallas Cowboys still have questions on defense

St. Louis Rams wide receiver Kenny Britt, top, catches a 38-yard pass while being defended by Dallas Cowboys cornerback Morris Claiborne in the third quarter of an NFL football game on Sunday, Sept. 21, 2014, in St. Louis. (AP Photo/St. Louis Post-Dispatch, Chris Lee)   EDWARDSVILLE INTELLIGENCER OUT; THE ALTON TELEGRAPH OUT

IRVING, Texas (AP) — A day after the biggest regulation comeback in Dallas Cowboys history, coach Jason Garrett still had to answer questions about the defense.

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