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2009-10-04 16:44:21

David Garrard passed for three touchdowns Sunday in a 37-17 Jacksonville Jaguars romp over the Tennessee Titans. Garrard completed 27-of-37 passes for 323 yards. Two of the touchdown throws were to Mike Sims-Walker, for 9 and 15 yards, and the third was a 33-yarder to Marcedes Lewis. Maurice Jones-Drew ran for a 9-yard touchdown and Josh Scobee kicked field goals of 22, 50 and 33 yards for the Jags (2-2). Kerry Collins hit Nate Washington with a 14-yard scoring pass and ran 10 yards for a...

2009-10-04 15:58:41

Eli Manning threw three touchdown passes, two of them to Steve Smith, and the unbeaten New York Giants rolled to a 27-16 win Sunday over the Kansas City Chiefs. Manning hit Smith on 3- and 25-yard scoring strikes and connected with Hakeem Nicks on a 54-yarder, helping the Giants run up a 27-3 lead. Smith gained 134 yards on 11 receptions. Lawrence Tynes booted field goals of 25 and 40 yards for the Giants (4-0). Manning was 20-of-24 passing for 292 yards. Matt Cassel tossed fourth-quarter...

2009-09-27 19:23:29

Philip Rivers and Eric Weddle scored touchdowns and Nate Kaeding kicked three field goals for the San Diego Chargers Sunday in a 23-13 win over Miami. Rivers connected on 18-of-33 passes for 303 yards and ran 5 yards for a touchdown. Weddle intercepted a pass and ran 31 yards for a score and Kaeding's kicks were from 25, 23 and 26 yards. Vincent Jackson caught five passes for 120 yards for the Chargers (2-1). Ricky Williams scored on a 14-yard run and Dan Carpenter kicked field goals of 24...

2009-09-27 16:40:24

Brett Favre's 32-yard scoring pass to Greg Lewis with 2 seconds to play Sunday gave the Minnesota Vikings a stunning 27-24 win over the San Francisco 49ers. The Vikings (3-0) marched 87 yards in 1:27 to set up the winning score. Lewis grabbed the pass in the back of the end zone, just keeping his feet in bounds. An official review was needed to uphold the TD. Favre completed 24-of-46 passes for 301 yards and two touchdowns. Percy Harvin ran a kickoff back 101 yards for a touchdown and Ryan...

2009-09-27 15:29:13

Eli Manning passed for two touchdowns and Brandon James ran for another Sunday, carrying the New York Giants past the Tampa Bay Buccaneers 24-0. Manning, who was 14-of-24 for 161 yards, hit Steve Smith on a 4-yard scoring play and connected with Sinorice Moss on an 18-yarder. James scored on a 1-yard run and Lawrence Tynes booted a 26-yard field goal for the Giants (3-0), who scored once in each quarter. New York's Ahmad Bradshaw rushed for 104 yards. The Bucs (0-3) were held to 28 yards...

2009-09-27 15:55:30

Fred Taylor ran for a touchdown, Tom Brady passed for another and Stephen Gostkowski kicked four field goals for New England Sunday in a 26-10 win over Atlanta. Taylor rushed for 105 yards, including an 8-yard TD, and Brady completed 25-of-42 passes for 277 yards. His scoring toss to Chris Baker covered 36 yards. Gostkowski booted field goals of 21, 33, 22 and 33 yards. Randy Moss caught 10 passes for 116 yards for the Patriots (2-1). Matt Ryan was 17-of-28 for 199 yards for the Falcons...

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2009-09-20 23:21:11

Lawrence Tynes kicked a 37-yard field goal as time expired Sunday to hand the New York Giants a 33-31 win over Dallas. The field goal that settled the high-scoring affair at the new Cowboys Stadium was set up on a drive that featured two pass completions on third down. It came after Dallas had taken a 31-30 lead on a 7-yard touchdown run by Felix Jones with 3:40 left to play. Giants quarterback Eli Manning was 25-of-38 passing for 330 yards and two touchdowns. Mario Manningham and Steve Smith...

2009-09-14 22:34:24

Tom Brady passed for 378 yards and two fourth-quarter touchdowns Monday to lift New England to a 25-24 victory over Buffalo. Brady connected with Ben Watson for a pair of touchdowns in the closing minutes. The last was a 16-yard strike with 50 seconds remaining in the game after Buffalo's Leodis McKelvin fumbled a kickoff return. Brady returned to regular-season action for the first time since being injured in the season opener last year. He completed 39-of-53 passes but had an interception...

2009-09-13 20:56:25

A field goal, a scoring pass by Eli Manning and a fumble return sent New York ahead in the first half Sunday and the Giants went on to beat Washington 23-17. Lawrence Tynes started the scoring with a 28-yard field goal, his first of three in the game. Manning, who was 20-of-29 for 256 yards, connected with Mario Manningham on a 30-yard touchdown and Osi Umenyiora returned a fumble 37 yards for a score. Ahmad Bradshaw rushed 12 times for 60 yards for the Giants (1-0). Jason Campbell completed...

2009-09-10 23:41:53

Jeff Reed kicked a 33-yard field goal 4:32 into overtime Thursday, giving Pittsburgh a 13-10 win over Tennessee in the opening game of the NFL's 90th season. The defending Super Bowl champion Steelers faced a 10-7 deficit before tying it midway through the fourth period on a field goal by Reed. They then botched an opportunity to win it late in regulation before Ben Roethlisberger drove Pittsburgh 63 yards in 10 plays on the opening possession of the extra period. Tennessee's Rob Bironas...


Word of the Day
barratry
  • The offense of persistently instigating lawsuits, typically groundless ones.
  • An unlawful breach of duty on the part of a ship's master or crew resulting in injury to the ship's owner.
  • Sale or purchase of positions in church or state.
This word ultimately comes from the Old French word 'barater,' to cheat.
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