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Vintage Tom Brady helps Patriots rebound in 36-20 rout of Saints

Armour: New England Patriots quarterback turned in vintage performance as champs rebounded for convincing win over New Orleans Saints.



Adrian Peterson says he 'didn't sign up for nine snaps' with Saints

New Orleans Saints running back Adrian Peterson knew he might not get a lot of carries, but his short time on the field was worse than he planned.



Broncos block field goal in final seconds, hang on to beat Chargers 24-21

Denver thwarts Los Angeles Chargers' late comeback by knocking down potential game-tying kick with seconds to go.



Cowboys' Ezekiel Elliott granted temporary restraining order, suspension on hold

Ezekiel Elliott will likely play the entire 2017 season after Judge Amos Mazzant called the arbitration process “fundamentally unfair.”



Seahawks' Michael Bennett claims police drew guns, used excessive force in Vegas incident

Seahawks defensive end Michael Bennett has accused Las Vegas police of profiling him, pointing a gun to his head and using excessive force.



J.J. Watt gets to working lifting spirits, delivering goods in Houston

The Texans defensive end helps distribute 10 truckloads of supplies sent him his hometown in Wisconsin.



Chris Ballard, Jim Irsay discuss Andrew Luck's progress as Colts win preseason finale

Ballard: Colts expect to bring Luck off PUP list



Bengals LB Vontaze Burfict facing five-game suspension for hit

Vontaze Burfict is facing his largest punishment yet.



Fighting for Los Angeles: Chargers, Rams not each other's biggest rival

The Rams and Chargers are pressed to inspire a new generation of fans that never knew football in Los Angeles.



Are Jets throwing wrench into QB competition?

Josh McCown is the front-runner to be the starter, but Tuesday provided an odd twist.