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Falcons eliminate Saints 30-14, setting up Panthers showdown

Published Dec. 22 2014

NEW ORLEANS A tenacious play by two backup defenders on Jimmy Graham's catch at the goal line and a...

Falcons eliminate Saints 30-14, setting up Panthers showdown

Published Dec. 21 2014

NEW ORLEANS Julio Jones' remarkable return kept the Falcons alive in the NFC South playoff race while Jimmy Graham's...

No. 11 Lady Vols trounce No. 7 Stanford 59-40

Published Dec. 21 2014

KNOXVILLE Tennessee is starting to play the kind of defense its coach has wanted to see from the Lady...

Novak's 40-yard FG lifts Chargers past 49ers

Published Dec. 21 2014

SANTA CLARA, Calif. Philip Rivers prevailed through a balky back and a sore chest to keep San Diego's slim...

Doug Mientkiewicz named Chattanooga Lookouts manager for 2015

Published Dec. 20 2014

The Minnesota Twins announced Friday afternoon that Doug Mientkiewicz will manage the 2015 Chattanooga Lookouts.

Jaguars hold off Titans late, win 21-13 in home finale

Published Dec. 18 2014

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) - Jordan Todman juked one defender and stiff-armed another on his way to a 62-yard touchdown run...

To watch two 2-12s or not? Tennessee Titans vs. Jacksonville Jaguars

Published Dec. 18 2014

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — There are few, if any, reasons to watch Tennessee and Jacksonville tonight.

Jets win 1st road game, beat Titans 16-11

Published Dec. 15 2014

NASHVILLE — Rex Ryan's tenuous future with the New York Jets isn't stopping the coach from trying to win as...

New Chattanooga Lookouts owner eager to be part of 'forward thinking' city

Published Dec. 12 2014

The more trips he took up Interstate 75, the more he liked the destination.

Chattanooga Lookouts sold to two Atlanta partners

Published Dec. 10 2014

Frank Burke has sold his ownership of the Chattanooga Lookouts to Atlanta businessmen John Woods and Jason Freier, who will...

Giants snap 7-game skid, beat Titans 36-7

Published Dec. 8 2014

NASHVILLE - Tom Coughlin is proud his Giants finally ended their painful skid by finishing off a big lead.

Dolphins rally, beat Jets 16-13 on late field goal

Published Dec. 2 2014

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. - It's all in the mindset.

Sherman's big night leads Seattle past 49ers again

Published Nov. 27 2014

SANTA CLARA, Calif. - Richard Sherman set up the only touchdown with another key defensive play in this heated rivalry,...

Eagles roll over Cowboys 33-10 for NFC East lead

Published Nov. 27 2014

ARLINGTON, Texas - LeSean McCoy ran for 159 yards a touchdown, Mark Sanchez had his first scoring run in almost...

Johnson shines in Detroit's 34-17 win over Chicago

Published Nov. 27 2014

DETROIT - After a week of questions about his limited production of late, Calvin Johnson lifted Detroit's offense with an...

Forsett leads Ravens to 34-27 win over Saints

Published Nov. 25 2014

NEW ORLEANS - Justin Forsett ripped off one long run after another, and the Baltimore Ravens battered Drew Brees into...

Bills rout Jets 38-3 in rescheduled game

Published Nov. 24 2014

DETROIT - After a week of frightening weather and an abbreviated practice schedule, the Buffalo Bills played one of their...

Cundiff field goal leads Browns past Falcons 26-24

Published Nov. 24 2014

ATLANTA - After being suspended for Cleveland's first 10 games, Josh Gordon had no trouble remembering how to play the...

Huff, McCoy lead Eagles past Titans 43-24

Published Nov. 24 2014

PHILADELPHIA - It took the Philadelphia Eagles just 13 seconds to wipe a terrible loss from memory.

Raiders snap 16-game skid with 24-20 win vs. KC

Published Nov. 20 2014

OAKLAND, Calif. - Derek Carr threw a 9-yard touchdown pass to James Jones with 1:42 remaining and the Oakland Raiders...

Jason Heyward to Cards, Braves get Shelby Miller in 4-man deal

Published Nov. 18 2014

ATLANTA - Jason Heyward stirred up enormous expectations when he joined the Atlanta Braves at age 20. He homered in...

Steelers rally from 11 down, beat Titans 27-24

Published Nov. 17 2014

NASHVILLE - Ben Roethlisberger threw a 12-yard touchdown pass to Antonio Brown with 9:01 left, and the Pittsburgh Steelers beat...

Ryan, Bryant help Falcons top Panthers 19-17

Published Nov. 17 2014

CHARLOTTE, N.C. - Matt Ryan is as surprised as anyone that the Atlanta Falcons are tied for first in the...