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NFL Week 12 takeaways: Chiefs, Dolphins, Jets win, plus skunks, half-naked mascots, more

The Chiefs stomped the defending Super Bowl-champion Rams in the late-afternoon window Sunday as Patrick Mahomes had another MVP-level performance and the K.C. defense held L.A. under 200 yards of offense. Meanwhile, the 49ers shut out the Saints, the Raiders shocked the Seahawks in overtime and the Chargers beat the Cardinals on a gutsy two-point …

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Stock up, stock down following Buffalo Bills’ win over the Browns

Ed Oliver #91 of the Buffalo Bills(Photo by Nic Antaya/Getty Images) Usually we want to give individual credit. It’s almost not possible here. The defensive line for the Bills played so well against the Browns, we have to group them all together. Jordan Phillips and Shaq Lawson made back-to-back stops against Cleveland quarterback Jacoby Brissett …

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Squirrel Winter and the neighbors who helped clear a path to Bills victory

DETROIT – Buffalo’s newest folk hero has had his moment in the sun and in the snow, and he is ready to retreat to the shadows. “Squirrel” Winter and his family ran Winter’s Farm on Burton Road in Orchard Park for generations. He added to his resume Saturday, when he helped Buffalo Bills quarterback Josh Allen …

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Buffalo Bills players get dug out of snow to take on Cleveland Browns

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Buffalo Bills executives Ron Raccuia and Derek Boyko weren’t going to let a little — actually a lot of — snow stop them from picking up left tackle Dion Dawkins on Saturday morning. When their vehicle couldn’t get any further because of mounds of snow blocking the road in one of …

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After coach’s postgame DUI charge, NFL must send a strong message

The NFL shouldn’t have had to send the memo that reminded its 32 teams about its restriction against alcohol on team properties and team flights. On Nov. 1, former Chiefs assistant coach Britt Reid, the son of Andy Reid, received a three-year prison sentence for severely injuring a young girl while driving drunk 21 months …

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Buffalo facing possible ‘crippling’ snowfall: What it means for Browns-Bills in Week 11

Residents of Buffalo are no strangers to a little snowfall in mid-November — but thundersnow? Yikes. The city is bracing for one of the biggest lake-effect snowstorms in years this week, just in time for the Bills’ Week 11 home tilt versus the Browns. We all remember the epic “Snovertime” game of 2017, but conditions …

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NFL Power Rankings: Packers, Bucs continue to slide; Cowboys, Giants enter top 5

From Justin (Fields) to Kyler (Murray), Week 7 of the NFL season was a reminder that what doesn’t kill you makes you stronger. Nine of the 14 winners this week came from behind, while two teams that started 0-2 (Cincinnati and Tennessee) now have the best record in their divisions (tied, in the Bengals’ case). …

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NFL Week 7: Bengals, Joe Burrow get their groove back; more Sunday lessons

Week 7 in the NFL will not go down as the prettiest or most prolific of days. Instead, the Sunday slate featured a number of unsightly and forgettable performances, especially by quarterbacks. The NFL, in this era, may be known as a passing league. On Sunday, though, six quarterbacks passed for less than 200 yards, …

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