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Raiders may lose Woodley to biceps injury

ALAMEDA, Calif. (AP) — Oakland Raiders defensive end LaMarr Woodley has a serious biceps injury and could miss the remainder of the season.

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Chargers banged up for showdown in Denver

DENVER (AP) — The San Diego Chargers are without cornerbacks Brandon Flowers and Steve Williams for their AFC West showdown with the Denver Broncos and record-setting quarterback Peyton Manning.

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John ‘Bull’ Bramlett dead at 73

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — John “Bull” Bramlett, a former professional football and baseball player who was nicknamed the “Meanest Man in Football,” has died. He was 73.

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Secondary depth helps Packers with starters hurt

Green Bay Packers' Casey Hayward (29) and Morgan Burnett celebrate a fourth and short stop during the second half of an NFL football game against the Carolina Panthers Sunday, Oct. 19, 2014, in Green Bay, Wis. (AP Photo/Tom Lynn)

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — The Packers could very well face a high-scoring game this weekend without two members of their starting secondary against the New Orleans Saints and quarterback Drew Brees.

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Saints defense braces for Packers’ Rodgers

Detroit Lions running back Reggie Bush (21) is stopped by New Orleans Saints middle linebacker Curtis Lofton (50) and defensive back Marcus Ball (36) during the first half of an NFL football game in Detroit, Sunday, Oct. 19, 2014. (AP Photo/Duane Burleson) i

METAIRIE, La. (AP) — Saints safety Kenny Vaccaro says he “can’t wait” to play against Green Bay quarterback Aaron Rodgers.

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