Chiefs rout of Patriots kicked off two big days for Kansas City sports teams

...game.That includes his years coaching in Cleveland."We just never got anything going. Nothing," Patriots defensive tackle Vince Wilfork said. "They just executed. They executed perfectly. We were always out of the game, it seemed...

Falcons lose three linemen in defeat

...411 yards rushing in road losses to the Bengals and Vikings and travel to New York to face the Giants next week.Defensive tackle Paul Soliai said he takes the blame for those numbers."I've got to be more physical," he said. "It starts...

Cowboys looking to stay grounded

...from household names."We've just got a lot of guys that go to work, just practice and want to win," said defensive tackle Henry Melton, who had the only sack of Brees. "It doesn't just take all the big names to be a good defense...

Georgia Southern meets its old rival Appalachian State

...won't shed any tears for its long-time rival. Not after last year."Most definitely, we want revenge," GSU defensive tackle Jay Ellison said. "It was a rough game (last season). We were at their place and their crowd took over the momentum...

Chargers' Danny Woodhead out for the season

...we've got to move on."Woodhead was hurt on the first drive Sunday. He was stopped after a 1-yard gain by diving defensive tackle Kyle Williams. Williams hit Woodhead directly in the right ankle, which appeared to twist underneath the player...

Georgia Southern rolls on the road

...both games but couldn't hold on.They squeezed this one tightly."We knew we had to play a whole game," said defensive tackle Jay Ellison, who led a defensive unit that allowed only 97 second-half yards while blanking the Jaguars.Breida...

Former Titans kicker Rob Bironas dies in crash

...hurt his right ankle in a 22-10 win over Buffalo. He was hurt on a 1-yard run, when he was stopped by diving defensive tackle Kyle Williams.? Baltimore tight end Dennis Pitta was taken to a hospital after appearing to re-injure the same...

Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets rally past Virginia Tech Hokies

...against the Hokies."When the game came down to it in the last quarter, I felt like the defense stepped up," defensive tackle Adam Gotsis said after Georgia Tech snapped a four-game losing streak in the series.The Yellow Jackets trailed...

Union plans to appeal Ray Rice's suspension

...Will be without versatile tight end Marcedes Lewis for six to eight weeks because of an ankle injury. BRONCOS: Defensive tackle Marvin Austin flew to North Carolina to be with his father, who was involved in a serious car accident.

Atlanta Falcons haven't pressured quarterbacks

...mistake. He had 11.5 sacks for the Arizona Cardinals. Atlanta hoped to improve its pass rush by signing bulky defensive tackles Paul Soliai and Tyson Jackson, figuring that would tighten up the run defense, force opponents into more passing...