Tunnel vision: Unbeaten Steelers focused on 1-0, not 16-0

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Ben Roethlisberger doesn't want to get into the comparison game. The Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback doesn't see the point. So while the wins keep piling up — the l...

Judge offers no specifics on firing of O-Line coach Colombo

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — New York Giants coach Joe Judge would not disclose why offensive line coach Marc Colombo was fired last week, other than to say it was in the best interest of the team. ...

Syracuse's Dino Babers trying to stay positive, not easy

Syracuse coach Dino Babers says he's focused on trying to remain positive late in this down season, and it's not an easy task in the aftermath of the Orange's sixth straight loss and word that one of ...

Cavs complete trade for McGee, agree to re-sign Dellavedova

CLEVELAND (AP) — The Cavaliers have found either a temporary replacement for Tristan Thompson or an asset to bring in other talent. Cleveland announced Monday it has acquired center ...

Montrezl Harrell: Lakers wanted me more than Clippers did

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Montrezl Harrell did not make the trip lightly when he moved down the Staples Center hallway last weekend to join the Los Angeles Lakers. The NBA's reigning Sixth ...

Packers' recent performances reveal their inconsistency

The good news for the Green Bay Packers is that they still hold a two-game edge over Chicago Bears in the NFC North heading into their Sunday night showdown. But that healthy lead ca...

Purdue seeking answers for strange twists in odd season

Purdue All-American receiver Rondale Moore finally made his season debut Friday night — just as starting quarterback Aidan O'Connell sat out with an undisclosed injury. And after ask...

It's looking like a different kind of December for Patriots

Well, at least the New England Patriots have plenty of experience playing in meaningless December games. The 11-time defending AFC East champions may still have a mathematical chanc...

Sinking Ravens have Ingram, Dobbins test positive for COVID

The Baltimore Ravens experienced another outbreak of COVID-19 on Monday, providing an additional burden for a team that's trending downward following a 5-1 start. Coach John Harbaugh...

Rookies make big impact as Colts stay in playoff contention

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — As safety Julian Blackmon studied his new Indianapolis Colts playbook last spring, one thought kept running through his mind: Defensive Rookie of the Year. Even t...

Palace, Wolves stumble after virus robs them of mainstays

Wilfried Zaha had appeared in each of Crystal Palace's last 59 games in the English Premier League stretching back to February 2019. Conor Coady hadn't missed a minute of Wolverhampt...

Wizards GM says John Wall not on trading block: 'No issues'

WASHINGTON (AP) — Washington Wizards general manager Tommy Sheppard dropped by point guard John Wall’s workout Monday and they chatted. About their kids. About Thanksgiving Day plans. About their favo...

Bills tight end Sweeney diagnosed with inflamed heart

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Buffalo Bills tight end Tommy Sweeney will miss the remainder of the season after being diagnosed with an inflamed heart, which is considered a COVID-19 aftereffect. ...

Browns gain strength, confidence in playing amid adversity

CLEVELAND (AP) — Say this for the Cleveland Browns, version 2020: They're a resilient bunch. They've won without their star running back, who missed four games with a sprained knee. ...

Panthers DE Brian Burns developing into dominant pass rusher

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Panthers defensive coordinator Phil Snow said last week Brian Burns was on the verge of a three-sack game because the second-year defensive end had been “so close” to the gettin...