Posts Tagged Professional football

Revis heads back to MetLife Stadium as Jets’ enemy

New England Patriots outside linebacker Dont'a Hightower, rear, tackles Miami Dolphins quarterback Ryan Tannehill (17) alongside Patriots cornerback Darrelle Revis (24) in the first half of an NFL football game Sunday, Dec. 14, 2014, in Foxborough, Mass. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa)

FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) — Darrelle Revis has been back before, as an opposing player taking on the New York Jets.

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Win and hope: Bills focus solely on facing Raiders

Buffalo Bills Fred jackson walks off the field with his son after the Bills defeated the Green Bay Packers  21-13 in the NFL football game  at Ralph WIlson Stadium on Sunday, Dec. 14, 2014,  in Orchard Park, NY. (AP Photo/The Buffalo News, Harry Schull, Jr.)  TV OUT; MAGS OUT; MANDATORY CREDIT; BATAVIA DAILY NEWS OUT; DUNKIRK OBSERVER OUT; JAMESTOWN POST-JOURNAL OUT; LOCKPORT UNION-SUN JOURNAL OUT; NIAGARA GAZETTE OUT; OLEAN TIMES-HERALD OUT; SALAMANCA PRESS OUT; TONAWANDA NEWS OUT

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — Running back Fred Jackson doesn’t have the time or patience to figure out the various scenarios that ensure the Buffalo Bills staying alive in the AFC playoff picture for one more week.

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Manziel looking for better showing in second start

Cleveland Browns quarterback Johnny Manziel warms up before an NFL football game against the Cincinnati Bengals Sunday, Dec. 14, 2014, in Cleveland. Manziel is making his first NFL start. (AP Photo/Tony Dejak)

BEREA, Ohio (AP) — One game. One hard-to-forget, miserable game Browns rookie quarterback Johnny Manziel would change if he could.

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Ryan says showdown with Saints just another game

Atlanta Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan (2) passes against the Pittsburgh Steelers during the second half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Dec. 14, 2014, in Atlanta. (AP Photo/David Goldman)

FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. (AP) — Quarterback Matt Ryan says he and the Atlanta Falcons face no added pressure with everything on the line this week.

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Eagles only winning team losing turnover battle

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Through 14 games the Philadelphia Eagles have committed a league-high 34 turnovers, three more than the next highest team, and 11 more than any other NFC team with a winning record.

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