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  • Starting offenses struggle, Cardinals beat Raiders 30-23

    OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Even though Carson Palmer spent much of the first half on his back and running from the Oakland defense, Arizona coach Bruce Arians is not concerned about his offensive line. Palmer…

  • Bears terminate cornerback Tim Jennings’ contract

    LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) — The Chicago Bears terminated two-time Pro Bowl cornerback Tim Jennings’ contract Sunday and placed safety Ryan Mundy on season-ending injured reserve because of a hip problem. The 31-year-old Jennings had…

  • Texans take preseason win over Saints 27-13

    NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Brian Hoyer sounded pleased about his first game as the Houston Texans’ designated starter. Ryan Mallett, meanwhile, looked determined not to let his disappointment linger over his relegation to a backup…

  • Tomsula: LB Brooks won’t return to 49ers practice this week

    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Outside linebacker Ahmad Brooks will not practice this coming week with the San Francisco 49ers, who sent him away from the team after he was charged with misdemeanor sexual battery Wednesday.…

  • Backup center JD Walton among those released by Dolphins

    MIAMI (AP) — Backup center J.D. Walton has been released by the Miami Dolphins, an indication center Mike Pouncey’s left knee injury isn’t serious. Walton, who started every game for the New York Giants last…

  • Texans-Saints Stats

    Houston 10 3 7 7—27 New Orleans 3 3 7 0—13 First Quarter NO_FG Hocker 28, 10:16. Hou_Blue 1 run (Bullock kick), 6:36. Hou_FG Bullock 49, 1:34. Second Quarter Hou_FG Bullock 29, :42. NO_FG Hocker…

  • Denver’s defense carrying the load while offense struggles

    DENVER (AP) — His two Pro Bowl receivers haven’t been together on the field with him all offseason. He hasn’t found the end zone all month. And he’s coming off his first three-sack outing since…

  • Penalties keep piling up for Rams

    ST. LOUIS (AP) — Penalties remain an issue for the St. Louis Rams as the opener looms. They’re 0-3 in the preseason after hurting themselves yet again. The Rams were undone in the first half…

  • Coughlin: New York Giants have a long ways to go

    EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — With the regular-season opener two weeks ago, Tom Coughlin says the New York Giants have a long way to go to be ready. Less than 24 hours after a 28-18…

  • Buccaneers waive 10, including draft pick Iosefa

    TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Seventh-round draft pick Joey Iosefa was among 10 players released by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in the first wave of cuts. The rookie fullback out of Hawaii was waived Sunday, when…

  • Mason uncertain for season opener

    ST. LOUIS (AP) — Rams running back Tre Mason, the likely starter while Todd Gurley rehabs from knee surgery, has been ruled out of the preseason finale with a right hamstring injury. Coach Jeff Fisher…

  • Falcons trim roster to 76 by cutting 13 players

    FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. (AP) — The Atlanta Falcons have trimmed their roster to 76 players by cutting 13, including running back Michael Ford and tight end Mickey Shuler. The Falcons also placed offensive tackle Lamar…

  • Panthers trim 8 players from roster

    CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The Carolina Panthers have cut eight players, including two wide receivers. Carolina released wide receivers Paul Browning and Avius Capers, fullback Lee Ward, tight end Dallas Walker, linebacker Kevin Reddick, defensive…

  • Browns rookie running back Duke Johnson out with concussion

    CLEVELAND (AP) — Browns rookie running back Duke Johnson is following the NFL’s protocol on head injuries after sustaining a concussion in Saturday’s win over Tampa Bay. Browns coach Mike Pettine said Sunday he does…

  • Jets rookie Leonard Williams has muscle strain in knee

    NEW YORK (AP) — The New York Jets — and their anxious fans — can exhale. An MRI exam Sunday revealed that rookie defensive lineman Leonard Williams has a muscle strain behind one of his…