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Packers’ Finley In ICU After Neck Injury

Green Bay Packers tight end Jermichael Finley is in the intensive care unit at a hospital Monday after suffering a neck injury during Sunday’s game against the Cleveland Browns, league sources told ESPN Senior NFL Insider Chris Mortensen. Finley


Chiefs Improve To 7-0, Beat Texans By A Point

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — The Kansas City Chiefs had their backs to the end zone in the third quarter on Sunday, and the Houston Texans had first-and-goal with an opportunity to take the lead. Three straight plays went nowhere


Lakers Insulted By Clippers’ Covering Championship Banners

LOS ANGELES — The Los Angeles Lakers were mostly diplomatic when asked about the Los Angeles Clippers’ new initiative, led by coach Doc Rivers, to cover up the Lakers’ championship banners and retired uniforms during Clippers home games, but


RGIII, Skins Rally Past The Bears

LANDOVER, Md. — Still far from being a good team, the Washington Redskins are at least a successful team for a change. The Redskins gave up a special teams touchdown to Devin Hester — who didn’t see that coming?


Packers Beat Browns Despite More Injuries

GREEN BAY, Wis. — Aaron Rodgers, despite an undermanned cast, vs. Brandon Weeden was no contest. Rodgers threw for 260 yards and three touchdowns, Eddie Lacy ran for another score, and the Packers grinded out a 31-13 win Sunday


Jets Beat Patriots At Home

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. — Rex Ryan was fired up. Bill Belichick was ticked off. Everyone else was, well, a bit confused. After a newly instituted rule gave New England a penalty and Nick Folk another chance, he booted a


Dolphins Fall To Bills At Home

MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. — Thad Lewis completed one pass for a first down even as a blitzing linebacker knocked his helmet off and sent it skittering upfield. The hit drew a flag and left Lewis sprawled on the turf,


Alabama And FSU Top The BCS Standings, UCF At 23rd

No. 1 Alabama and No. 2 Florida State have the inside track to the national championship game after topping the season’s first BCS standings. The standings, released Sunday night, put Florida State ahead of No. 3 Oregon, one day


Bulls To Shut Down Joakim Noah

CHICAGO — Joakim Noah has been shut down for a week by Chicago Bulls coach Tom Thibodeau as the All-Star center continues to rehab a strained groin. Noah played 20 minutes in his first preseason game on Wednesday night


Eastern Michigan Player Found Dead

YPSILANTI, Mich. — Eastern Michigan University football player Demarius Reed was found shot to death early Friday and authorities have launched an off-campus homicide investigation. Ypsilanti Police Sgt. Thomas Eberts tells the Ann Arbor News that a man’s body