NFL News Wire

The following stories are the most recent transmissions from ESPN.com wire sources.

Monday, October 15, 2018

ICYMI in NFL Week 6: Mark your calendar for Brady-Mahomes II (AP, 3:11 AM ET)
Rarely have 6 weeks provided so many up-and-down teams (AP, 3:11 AM ET)
Roller-coaster Redskins in search for consistency (AP, 3:04 AM ET)
Same ending: Steelers stun Bengals 28-21 on AB's late TD (AP, 3:04 AM ET)
Ball finally bounces their way, Falcons beat the Bucs 34-29 (AP, 3:03 AM ET)
Jets get 'bittersweet' victory over Colts, look to improve (AP, 3:03 AM ET)
Chargers romp over Browns on first stop of London trip (AP, 3:03 AM ET)
Brady, Patriots top Chiefs for wild 43-40 win (AP, 4:25 AM ET)
Seahawks eye playoff push as Raiders seek stability (AP, 2:59 AM ET)
Broncos have to have short memory after latest loss (AP, 2:59 AM ET)
Ravens pile up team-record 11 sacks against former coach (AP, 2:59 AM ET)
Osweiler comes off bench to lead Miami past Bears, 31-28 (AP, 2:59 AM ET)
Watson hit 19 times as Texans beat Bills 20-13 (AP, 2:56 AM ET)
Back-to-basics Vikings beat Cardinals 27-17 behind Murray, D (AP, 2:55 AM ET)
Cowboys put focus on road woes after routing Jags at home (AP, 2:55 AM ET)
Patriots streaking, Chiefs hoping not to repeat history (AP, 2:55 AM ET)
Mahomes almost rallies Chiefs to win at New England (AP, 1:50 AM ET)

Sunday, October 14, 2018

Patriots, Brady top Chiefs for wild 43-40 win (AP, 11:57 PM ET)
Titans shut out for 1st time since relocating to Tennessee (AP, 10:48 PM ET)
Brrrrrrrr: Frigid conditions don't stop Rams in 23-20 win (AP, 10:08 PM ET)
Ravens pile up team-record 11 sacks, shut out Titans 21-0 (AP, 9:55 PM ET)
NFL Today, Week 6 (AP, 9:37 PM ET)
Gurley runs for 208 yards in Rams' 23-20 win over Broncos (AP, 9:28 PM ET)
Plenty of blame to go around for Jaguars after another loss (AP, 9:24 PM ET)
Bills, Raiders lose their QBs, and eventually their games (AP, 9:16 PM ET)
Prescott, Cowboys pack punch with pass, rout Jaguars 40-7 (AP, 8:52 PM ET)
Myers kicks Jets-record 7 FGs in 42-34 win over Colts (AP, 8:47 PM ET)
Namath 'optimistic' about future for Jets, Darnold (AP, 8:12 PM ET)
Ol' man Rivers leads Chargers to 38-14 blowout of Browns (AP, 7:48 PM ET)
Fitzgerald falls to 0-6 in hometown as Cards lose to Vikes (AP, 7:39 PM ET)
Prescott sparks punchless pass game, Cowboys rout Jags 40-7 (AP, 7:36 PM ET)
Chiefs, Patriots missing key defensive players for matchup (AP, 7:27 PM ET)
The Latest: Ravens set franchise record with 11 sacks (AP, 7:25 PM ET)
Sanders kicks FG as Dolphins rally past Bears 31-28 in OT (AP, 7:20 PM ET)
Grounded: Mayfield, Browns thumped in 38-14 loss to Chargers (AP, 7:15 PM ET)
Bears' defense suddenly shaky in 31-28 OT loss at Miami (AP, 7:04 PM ET)
Again! Bengals watch Steelers rally in last minute for a win (AP, 6:59 PM ET)
Luck, Colts bemoan mistakes in sloppy loss to Jets (AP, 6:52 PM ET)
Buffalo QB Allen injures elbow in 20-13 loss to Houston (AP, 6:43 PM ET)
Gruden: Raiders not looking to trade Cooper (AP, 6:35 PM ET)
Jackson bemoans missed opportunities in Bucs' loss (AP, 6:28 PM ET)
Cam Newton inconsistent in Panthers' loss to Redskins (AP, 6:19 PM ET)
Murray, Vikings trample Cardinals on way to 27-17 victory (AP, 6:15 PM ET)
Antonio Brown's late TD sends Steelers over Bengals 28-21 (AP, 6:11 PM ET)
Joseph's INT return for TD lifts Texans over Bills 20-13 (AP, 6:07 PM ET)
Ryan throws 3 TD passes, Falcons hold off Bucs 34-29 (AP, 6:00 PM ET)
Norman intercepts Newton, Redskins beat Panthers 23-17 (AP, 5:50 PM ET)
Seahawks roll behind Wilson's 3 TDs; Raiders QB Carr injured (AP, 5:35 PM ET)
Gordon, Rivers lead Chargers to 38-14 blowout of Browns (AP, 4:22 PM ET)
Tannehill inactive, Osweiler starts for Dolphins (AP, 3:32 PM ET)
Seahawks face Raiders in first London game of season (AP, 12:32 PM ET)
Sherman-Rodgers matchup highlights 49ers vs. Packers (AP, 12:20 PM ET)

Saturday, October 13, 2018

Steelers' Watt among several fined by NFL for QB hits (AP, 8:30 PM ET)
Jim Taylor, fierce fullback for mighty Packers, dies at 83 (AP, 6:27 PM ET)
49ers RB Matt Breida questionable for game vs. Packers (AP, 5:22 PM ET)
Packers WRs Cobb, Allison questionable for game vs. 49ers (AP, 4:57 PM ET)
Browns signing WR Breshad Perriman after rash of injuries (AP, 2:59 PM ET)
Undefeated Chiefs, Mahomes await major test in New England (AP, 10:17 AM ET)

Friday, October 12, 2018

Packers kicker Crosby looks to bounce back after awful game (AP, 6:43 PM ET)
Steelers prepare for another physical battle with Bengals (AP, 5:50 PM ET)
Lack of takeaways leads to 49ers losses (AP, 5:30 PM ET)
Eagles got their swagger back against the Giants (AP, 5:09 PM ET)
Browns rookie WR Willies breaks collarbone, out indefinitely (AP, 4:57 PM ET)
Sutton's hustle play resonates with Broncos (AP, 4:54 PM ET)
Brady, Pats await 'future of the league' in Chiefs' Mahomes (AP, 4:50 PM ET)
Dolphins' Tannehill questionable (shoulder) vs. Bears (AP, 4:38 PM ET)
Dolphins' injury-depleted line must try to block Bears' Mack (AP, 4:38 PM ET)
Bengals' Boyd would love to beat hometown Steelers for once (AP, 4:38 PM ET)
Chiefs lose wide receiver Thomas to broken leg in practice (AP, 4:35 PM ET)
Rams' Aaron Donald tops AP defensive tackle rankings again (AP, 4:21 PM ET)
Giants' Shurmur still believes in Eli Manning as his QB (AP, 4:17 PM ET)
49ers apologize for leaving Kaepernick photos out of gallery (AP, 4:09 PM ET)
RB Freeman, DT Jarrett out with injuries for Falcons-Bucs (AP, 3:57 PM ET)
In London: Gruden wants more carries for Lynch vs Seahawks (AP, 3:50 PM ET)
FANTASY PLAYS: Burning questions for Week 6 in football (AP, 3:50 PM ET)
Jets' Buster Skrine out, Trumaine Johnson doubtful vs. Colts (AP, 3:01 PM ET)
Jaguars sign former Giants 1st-rounder OT Ereck Flowers (AP, 2:36 PM ET)
Bills starting safety Hyde set to play against Texans (AP, 2:36 PM ET)
Titans DC Pees gives his players financial incentive to read (AP, 2:15 PM ET)
Panthers coach Rivera optimistic Olsen will play vs Redskins (AP, 1:47 PM ET)
They are called Diva Receivers for a reason (AP, 12:44 PM ET)
Seahawks WR Baldwin looks to put receiving woes in the past (AP, 11:27 AM ET)
Jaguars' DeCamillis returns to Dallas, recalls accident (AP, 11:03 AM ET)
Jaguars place long-snapper Tinker on IR, bring back Overton (AP, 9:57 AM ET)
Wentz throws 3 TD passes, Eagles look Super vs. Giants (AP, 8:58 AM ET)
Eagles finally start looking like team that won NFL title (AP, 2:45 AM ET)
Beckham makes scene, Giants drop to 1-5 with loss to Eagles (AP, 1:12 AM ET)

Thursday, October 11, 2018

Chiefs, Mahomes will get major test in New England (AP, 11:50 PM ET)
Beathard, 49ers look to rebound against Packers at Lambeau (AP, 9:31 PM ET)
A year after knee injury, Lee finding his way with Raiders (AP, 8:58 PM ET)
Best drama: Rams defense keeps stepping up in fourth quarter (AP, 8:42 PM ET)
Prescott doesn't feel need to preach unity with Cowboys (AP, 8:30 PM ET)
Hopkins wows with nifty catch, leads NFL in yards receiving (AP, 7:57 PM ET)
Jaguars' Ramsey calls Gilmore's criticism 'lame, corny' (AP, 7:57 PM ET)
Von Miller shoulders blame for Broncos' skid (AP, 7:32 PM ET)
Giants' Olivier Vernon active for 1st time this season (AP, 7:28 PM ET)
Minn.-raised WRs Fitzgerald, Thielen on stage in Cards-Vikes (AP, 7:07 PM ET)
Madness, not sadness: Browns turn home field into advantage (AP, 6:59 PM ET)
After poor start, Lions have steadied themselves (AP, 6:51 PM ET)
Broncos' defenders eager for Phillips' return with Rams (AP, 6:35 PM ET)
Suddenly pass-happy Jags visit throwing-challenged Cowboys (AP, 6:32 PM ET)
Winston's focus on helping Buccaneers improve on 2-2 start (AP, 6:21 PM ET)
FANTASY PLAYS: Starts and sits for a make or break week (AP, 5:53 PM ET)
Chargers might have 6th kicker of Lynn's tenure in Cleveland (AP, 5:52 PM ET)
Bears defensive end Akiem Hicks relieved to avoid suspension (AP, 5:49 PM ET)
Kaepernick, Chappelle getting Harvard black culture awards (AP, 5:49 PM ET)
Castonzo eager to make season debut on Colts offensive line (AP, 5:32 PM ET)
What a week for Josh Norman, whose Redskins take on Panthers (AP, 5:25 PM ET)
Fan of stingy defenses? Bucs-Falcons is not the place to be (AP, 5:08 PM ET)
Browns' defense forcing turnovers at rapid rate (AP, 5:00 PM ET)
Mahomes, unbeaten Chiefs face tough challenge vs. Patriots (AP, 4:51 PM ET)
Bengals' message: Don't lose your cool against the Steelers (AP, 4:34 PM ET)
Brees, Saints rest after a promising, memorable start (AP, 4:21 PM ET)
Dolphins' injury-depleted line must try to block Bears' Mack (AP, 4:10 PM ET)
Steelers WR Brown to fight civil lawsuits (AP, 4:09 PM ET)
Texans try to limit Watson's hits as they prepare for Bills (AP, 4:01 PM ET)
49ers, Packers look to cut down on turnovers at Lambeau (AP, 3:49 PM ET)
Titans coordinator facing off against his old team in Ravens (AP, 3:27 PM ET)
Young Bengals trying to end Steelers' domination of rivalry (AP, 3:06 PM ET)
Seahawks' Dickson wants to turn heads in England (AP, 2:58 PM ET)
Panthers' Newton: Olsen's return means 'the band is back' (AP, 2:54 PM ET)
Brees, Brady make history while rookie QBs make mark (AP, 2:50 PM ET)
Jets look to win back to back, while Colts try to end skid (AP, 2:46 PM ET)
Chiefs using motion, unique formations to create nightmares (AP, 2:29 PM ET)
Bears-Dolphins Capsule Preview (AP, 12:18 PM ET)
Jaguars rule out running back Fournette for game at Cowboys (AP, 10:24 AM ET)

Wednesday, October 10, 2018

Beware of Browns: Snoop Dogg drops in on turnaround team (AP, 8:42 PM ET)
Jets' Darnold drawing some early comparisons to Colts' Luck (AP, 8:42 PM ET)
Chargers' Rivers off to 1 of the best starts of his career (AP, 8:33 PM ET)
Redskins 'wallowed around' and now have 'a cloud looming' (AP, 8:12 PM ET)
'Small chance' Jets' ailing Kacy Rodgers coaches vs. Colts (AP, 8:07 PM ET)
Cardinals' offense still struggling, especially on ground (AP, 7:51 PM ET)
Skins CB Josh Norman: Nothing wrong with being 'Hollywood' (AP, 7:34 PM ET)
Titans promote wide receiver Cameron Batson to active roster (AP, 6:57 PM ET)
Panthers' Gano finds place for ball used on winning kick (AP, 6:49 PM ET)
Scuffling cornerback Roby keeps starting job (AP, 6:41 PM ET)
Bears' Mitchell Trubisky aims for repeat after breakout game (AP, 6:34 PM ET)
Better starts could help Colts lighten workload for Luck (AP, 6:29 PM ET)
Falcons have gone from high hopes to major disappointment (AP, 6:26 PM ET)
Lions acquire Pipkins via waivers, release Marquis Flowers (AP, 6:16 PM ET)
White has plenty weighing on him as Bills prepare for Texans (AP, 6:05 PM ET)
With 'innate' accuracy, Cousins delivering for Vikings (AP, 5:53 PM ET)
'Beast Mode' highlights Raiders game against Seahawks (AP, 5:41 PM ET)
Career in limbo, Steelers LB Shazier helping in other ways (AP, 5:37 PM ET)
Veteran RB Jamaal Charles hopes to 'be a spark' for Jaguars (AP, 4:58 PM ET)
Dolphins' Tannehill looks for turnaround against Bears (AP, 4:20 PM ET)
Chiefs sign ex-Browns LB Nate Orchard to help ailing defense (AP, 4:20 PM ET)
History or horror story? Bengals revisit a one-sided rivalry (AP, 3:59 PM ET)
Tough for Ravens' Flacco to win when pass-count reaches 49 (AP, 3:32 PM ET)
Remember when it was NFC Beast? Now, it's a pussy cat. (AP, 1:34 PM ET)
Remember when it was NFC Beast? Now, it's a pussy cat. (AP, 1:34 PM ET)
Eagles struggling post Super Bowl, Giants still losing (AP, 1:32 PM ET)
FANTASY PLAYS: Pivoting away from popular daily plays (AP, 11:29 AM ET)