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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...
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
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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
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...
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