Stories tagged: Monday Night Football
UPDATED: Mon., Nov. 20, 2017, 10:46 p.m.
Atlanta Falcons edge Seahawks when tying field goal attempt comes up short
Seattle didn’t have Richard Sherman and didn’t have Kam Chancellor on Monday night. And when they needed it most what they also didn’t have was one more yard or time …
UPDATED: Sun., Nov. 19, 2017, 9:41 p.m.
Reconstituted secondary now primary for Seahawks
Finally, some good news for the Seahawks in a month that so far has brought almost nothing but dread – a loss by the Los Angeles Rams in Minnesota Sunday.
Mon., Oct. 23, 2017, 9:31 p.m.
Carson Wentz tosses 4 TDs as Eagles knock off Redskins
Carson Wentz tossed four touchdown passes and the Philadelphia Eagles overcame losing nine-time Pro Bowl left tackle Jason Peters in a 34-24 win over the Washington Redskins. Wentz threw for …
Tue., Oct. 10, 2017, 11:11 a.m.
‘Star Wars: The Last Jedi’ drops trailer during NFL halftime
The trailer for “Star Wars: The Last Jedi” debuted in dramatic fashion during Monday Night Football halftime.
Mon., June 5, 2017, 7:30 p.m.
Are you ready? Hank Williams Jr. returning to ESPN’s Monday Night Football
Hank Williams Jr. is bringing his rowdy friends back to “Monday Night Football” six years after ESPN dropped the country singer for his comments about President Barack Obama.
Mon., Dec. 26, 2016, 8:38 p.m.
Dez Bryant, Cowboys keep Lions’ playoff hopes on hold, 42-21
Dez Bryant threw his first career touchdown pass between a pair of scoring catches, Ezekiel Elliott ran for two TDs and the Dallas Cowboys kept Detroit from clinching a playoff …
Mon., Dec. 5, 2016, 9:53 p.m.
Andrew Luck leads Colts to romp over Jets
Boys just want to have fun.
Sun., Nov. 6, 2016, 10:59 p.m.
Pete Carroll sees another rookie-led second-half surge for Seahawks
For being the coach of a Super Bowl-contending team that has won only one game in more than a month, Seahawks coach Pete Carroll seemed uncommonly giddy this week.
Mon., Nov. 30, 2015, 9:39 p.m.
Ravens win as time expires on blocked field goal return
The Ravens finally got a break that didn’t mean they were losing another player.
Mon., Nov. 16, 2015, 10:13 p.m.
Texans send Bengals to 1st loss, 10-6 behind backup TJ Yates
It figures that Cincinnati’s first loss would come against a team that has tormented them in the big games. The Houston Texans have a way of making things miserable for …
Mon., Nov. 9, 2015, 10:02 p.m.
Miller’s 1-handed TD grab lifts Bears over Chargers, 22-19
Zach Miller made a one-handed grab of a 25-yard touchdown pass from Jay Cutler with 3:19 to go, and the Chicago Bears beat the San Diego Chargers 22-19 on Monday …
Tue., Oct. 13, 2015, 7:05 p.m.
NFL acknowledges game clock error in Steelers-Chargers game
For the second week in a row, the NFL acknowledged an officiating error in a nationally televised game. This time, the problem was twofold: 18 seconds were incorrectly run off …
Tue., Sept. 29, 2015
Aaron Rodgers throws for five TDs in Green Bay’s Monday Night Football win over Kansas City
NFL: Aaron Rodgers dissected another defense on a national stage, building a big enough cushion for the Green Bay Packers to overcome a late rush by Jamaal Charles and the …
Tue., Sept. 22, 2015
New York Jets turn five turnovers into 20-7 victory over Indianapolis Colts
INDIANAPOLIS – Darrelle Revis’ new team is getting the same results he’s always had against Andrew Luck. The veteran cornerback is still mystifying the young quarterback.
Mon., Aug. 10, 2015
Broadcaster, NFL star Gifford dies
NEW YORK – From the football field to the broadcast booth, Frank Gifford was a star. And a winner. An NFL championship in 1956 with the New York Giants. An …
Tue., Dec. 16, 2014
Saints beat Bears 31-15, grab South lead
CHICAGO — Turns out all Drew Brees and the New Orleans Saints needed to solve their problems was to show up in Chicago. Nothing like playing the Bears to break …
Tue., Dec. 9, 2014
Green Bay Packers open 24-point halftime lead then hold off Atlanta Falcons 43-37
GREEN BAY, Wis. – Another big first half helped the Green Bay Packers withstand a furious rally by the desperate Atlanta Falcons. Eddie Lacy ran for a touchdown and caught …
Tue., Dec. 2, 2014
New York Jets mistakes contribute to Miami Dolphins’ victory
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. – The Miami Dolphins found the right formula to stay in the AFC playoff race: Simply let the Jets run the ball all night, and wait for …
Mon., Nov. 24, 2014
Saints face old nemesis
Fate simply wasn’t ready to give the New Orleans Saints a break from longtime nemesis Steve Smith. The former Carolina Panthers receiver not only left the NFC South Division, but …
Tue., Nov. 11, 2014
Eagles bag Panthers
PHILADELPHIA – Mark Sanchez did his part for the Eagles while the defense dominated and special teams shined. Darren Sproles had two touchdowns, Sanchez threw for two scores and the …
Tue., Oct. 28, 2014
Redskins outlast Cowboys
Colt McCoy directed Washington to Kai Forbath’s 40-yard field goal in overtime and Dallas was unable to answer after Tony Romo returned from an apparent injury, sending the Redskins to …
Tue., Oct. 21, 2014
Steelers overcome slow start to win
PITTSBURGH – One dizzying sequence, and the Pittsburgh Steelers were in complete control against the Houston Texans. Ben Roethlisberger passed for two touchdowns and wide receiver Antonio Brown added another …
Mon., Oct. 20, 2014
App battles domestic abuse
Pittsburgh Steelers cornerback William Gay is working with a women’s shelter to promote the national debut of a mobile app designed to help victims of domestic violence. The “RUSafe” app …
Tue., Oct. 14, 2014
49ers bounce back
ST. LOUIS – Colin Kaepernick and the San Francisco 49ers answered St. Louis’ fast start with a big finish. Kaepernick threw for 343 yards and three touchdowns, helping the 49ers …
Mon., Oct. 13, 2014, 9:34 p.m.
49ers rally, beat Rams
Colin Kaepernick and the San Francisco 49ers answered St. Louis’ fast start with a big finish and a 31-17 victory.
Mon., Sept. 29, 2014
MNF: NE at KC on ESPN
There are plenty of memorable coach-quarterback combinations scattered across NFL history. Don Shula and Dan Marino ushered in an era of pass-happy offenses in Miami. Bill Walsh and Joe Montana …
Tue., Dec. 24, 2013
49ers still in the race
SAN FRANCISCO — On a night they cheered “The Catch” and all the San Francisco greats of old, the current 49ers looked ready to move that success into the future …
Tue., Dec. 17, 2013
Tucker kicks Ravens to win
DETROIT – Justin Tucker’s powerful leg kicked the Super Bowl champions into playoff gear. Tucker made six field goals, including a franchise-record 61-yarder with 38 seconds left, that lifted the …
Tue., Dec. 10, 2013
Bears turn up heat
CHICAGO – Neither the brutal cold nor the league’s worst defense could stop Josh McCown and the Chicago Bears. McCown threw for a career-high four touchdowns, and the Bears scored …
Tue., Nov. 26, 2013
49ers snap skid
LANDOVER, Md. – If Colin Kaepernick and Robert Griffin III have become the future of football suddenly put on hold, consider Kaepernick the one more likely to get going again. …