Super Bowl contenders have taken steps back this season

...the almost unstoppable group that won last season's conference crown."You hit it right on the head with the hammer," linebacker Von Miller said of pulling out a difficult game against a solid opponent. "It shows what type of guys we've got in the...

Falcons coach Mike Smith admits making errors late in loss to Browns

...475-315 edge in total yards. But Hoyer's mistakes gave Atlanta a chance to steal a game."We have Smitty's back," linebacker Paul Worrilow said. "We need to do a better job out on the field."Indeed, on Cleveland's final possession, Atlanta's...

Browns lose another player as Gipson hurts right knee

...injury in the third quarter.Bears cornerback Kyle Fuller injured his left knee against the Buccaneers, and Chicago also lost linebacker Lance Briggs to a groin injury. Tampa Bay fullback Jorvorskie Lane went out with a right ankle injury.Bengals right tackle...

Georgia rolls past Charleston Southern

...coach Mark Richt said."We got pretty energized, we were cheering for everybody making plays and excited," outside linebacker Jordan Jenkins said. "You've got to keep your juices going and keep everybody motivated to keep playing."The Bulldogs...

Bulldogs get test run against triple option vs. Charleston Southern

...getting cut and all that it's a great thing for some of the freshman guys that haven't played against them yet," outside linebacker Jordan Jenkins said. As of Saturday, Georgia Tech's rushing offense currently sits at fourth in the nation in rushing...

Georgia's Justin Scott-Wesley works way back from 'long, hard process'

...four tackles, including one for loss. ... Kosta Vavlas wore No. 6 to honor injured wide receiver Michael Erdman. Vavlas had one tackle. ... Outside linebacker Shaun McGee wasn't dressed out with an apparent undisclosed injury.

Two Denver tight tends questionable for game against Miami

...games during his first two NFL seasons in Oakland. The Broncos signed him to their practice squad Oct. 8. GIANTS: Signed linebacker Justin Anderson from their practice squad and waived offensive tackle Charles Brown.Anderson was added to the Giants active...

Oakland Raiders savor feeling of victory

...9-yard TD pass to James Jones with 1:42 remaining.Oakland then got one last stop following a near colossal mistake when linebackers Sio Moore and Khalil Mack celebrated a sack with an elaborate dance and handshake in the Kansas City backfield while the...

Cleveland's Josh Gordon to make return against Atlanta

...cooperation from Lynch. 49ERS: Linebacker Ahmad Brooks said he was benched...with his playing time on a day linebacker Aldon Smith returned following a nine-game suspension.The outside linebacker apologized to Tomsula and says...

Cardinals' Larry Fitzgerald could play Sunday

...He's missed only four games in his 10-plus NFL seasons. SEAHAWKS: Will get a boost defensively with the return of middle linebacker Bobby Wagner to the lineup.Wagner missed the past five games after tearing the tendon that attaches his big toe to the bottom...