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Saints come roaring back

MIAMI – Drew Brees emerged from the locker room with a fresh cut under his chin and another between his eyebrows. He made the Miami Dolphins look worse.


Whose line is it anyway?

RENTON, Wash. – The improv act along Seattle’s offensive line is in its second season. The Seahawks signed guard Mike Gibson on Wednesday, adding him from Philadelphia’s practice squad to …


Special teams lead Broncos past Bolts

SAN DIEGO — Eddie Royal became the first player in Broncos history to return a kickoff and a punt for touchdowns in the same game, leading undefeated Denver to a …


Sports in brief: Tatupu’s season not finished yet

Seattle Seahawks middle linebacker Lofa Tatupu’s season might not be over after all. Coach Jim Mora said Monday that further tests showed the muscle and tendons of Tatupu’s injured pectoral …


Seahawks blown out before bye

SEATTLE – Following a one-sided loss on the road two weeks ago, Seahawks players, as well as their head coach, talked about the critical nature of the team’s next two …


Saints roll over Giants

Drew Brees torched the Giants’ league-leading defense, swarming Saints defenders ruined Eli Manning’s homecoming and undefeated New Orleans matched its best start since 1993 with a 44-27 throttling of previously …


Pats pound Titans

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. – This was the history-making Tom Brady everyone remembers. And those were the hapless Tennessee Titans fans are beginning to expect.


Tatupu lost for season

SEATTLE – Already dealing with key injuries, the Seattle Seahawks took another hit Sunday, losing middle linebacker Lofa Tatupu for the season with a torn left pectoral muscle. Seattle coach …


Curry tattoos Hawks’ opponents

RENTON, Wash. – Aaron Curry had the tattoos inked on opposite sides of his chest, which is fitting because they embody the two poles of his personality. “Off the field” …


Hawks’ Lucas grieves

RENTON, Wash. – Seahawks defensive back Ken Lucas is home in Mississippi to bury his father but will play on Sunday against Arizona. “He will absolutely play. But, (we’re) respecting …


Healthy O-linemen wanted

RENTON, Wash. – Brandon Frye, also known as the backup to the backup left tackle, was placed on the injured reserve list Tuesday, meaning his season is over. And so …


Wildcat claws out victory

MIAMI – When the wildcat delivered a big play for the Miami Dolphins, coach Tony Sparano skipped along the sideline with glee, reached back and threw a roundhouse punch. That …


Hawks stuff Jags, streak

SEATTLE – All week long, the Seahawks talked about how big this game was. How critical it was to get a win and take a step toward improving to .500 …


Late TD lifts Bengals

In a duel for first place in the AFC North, the Cincinnati Bengals found a way to win another close game.


No gimmicks with Vick in traditional QB role

The latest wrinkle in the Michael Vick experiment eliminated the gimmicks. Vick was back under center and yelling the signals like any other quarterback. For the first time in 33 …


Hasselbeck expected to play Sunday

RENTON, Wash. – All signs are pointing toward Matt Hasselbeck returning to quarterback the reeling Seahawks on Sunday against Jacksonville. The three-time Pro Bowl passer looked sharp while completing a …


Hasselbeck joins practice

RENTON, Wash. – After sitting out two weeks’ worth of practice and a pair of games, Seattle Seahawks quarterback Matt Hasselbeck was back on the field Wednesday and could play …


In brief: Browns send WR Edwards to the Jets

NFL: Cleveland Browns coach Eric Mangini has dumped dissatisfied wide receiver Braylon Edwards off on his former team. Mangini sent Edwards, a former first-round pick whose troubles have matched his …


Seahawks think big after anemic start

SEATTLE – The little things dragged down Seattle’s offense at Indianapolis. One-yard runs, 6-yard passes and two catches that actually managed to lose yardage against the Colts on Sunday.


In brief: Pittsburgh’s Polamalu may practice today

Football: The Pittsburgh Steelers might not have to wonder any longer how much better they would be if they had star safety Troy Polamalu. Polamalu is expected to practice on …


Favre gets his revenge

MINNEAPOLIS – Brett Favre proved to the Green Bay Packers he has plenty of fire left inside, and in his right arm. Favre’s first game against his former team was …


With losses, Seahawks’ season starting out like ‘08

INDIANAPOLIS – As he had done on each of the previous two Sundays, Jim Mora presented a positive message after a Seahawks loss. And pep talk No. 3, which followed …


Patriots stuff Ravens

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. – Mark Clayton got open and waited for the fourth-down pass that could keep the Ravens’ chances alive.


Lions’ Stafford leaves game with injured knee

Detroit Lions rookie quarterback Matthew Stafford and receiver Calvin Johnson left during the fourth quarter of Sunday’s 48-24 loss to the Chicago Bears because of leg injuries. The Lions had …


Vobora: He’s not at fault

ST. LOUIS – St. Louis Rams linebacker and former University of Idaho player David Vobora, who was suspended for four games for violating the NFL policy on performance enhancing substances …


Mora: Mare still Seahawks’ kicker

RENTON – Jim Mora had harsh words when asked about his kicker Sunday afternoon. But on Monday, Olindo Mare was still Mora’s kicker. Mare missed two field goals in the …


Dallas does it with defense

ARLINGTON, Texas – Terence Newman dived into the end zone, threw the ball into the air, and exhaled. The Dallas Cowboys were headed to victory and their maligned defense was …


Mistakes, missed chances pile up in Seahawks’ loss to Bears

SEATTLE – A couple hours before kickoff, the Seahawks submitted a list of inactive players that would make up a pretty good nucleus for someone looking to build a football …


Seahawks linebackers Herring, Hawthorne step up

RENTON, Wash. – Jim Mora made it a point to pull aside David Hawthorne as the Seattle Seahawks started preparations for Chicago this week. The message from the Seahawks head …


Curry suffers growing pains

RENTON, Wash. – The Seahawks had the 49ers right where they wanted them: facing third-and-10 backed up against their goal line. Shaun Hill threw a safe pass, a short dump-off …