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Jaguars claim RB Darrell Henderson off waivers from Rams

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Jacksonville claimed veteran running back Darrell Henderson off waivers from the Los Angeles Rams on Wednesday, giving the Jaguars more experience behind starter Travis Etienne. Jacksonville waived offensive lineman John Miller to make room for Henderson on the 53-man roster. Henderson rushed for 1,742 yards and…

Lessons, big questions for every game

NFL NationESPN www.espn.com 10:00 PM ET NFL NationESPN Welcome to Week 12 of the 2022 NFL season which opened on Thanksgiving Day on Thursday with three games. The Detroit Lions have been hosting Thanksgiving Day games for 88 years but have not had a lot of success of late. The…

History of Lions, Cowboys games on holiday

The NFL on Thanksgiving Day has featured some memorable moments, from Clint Longley leading a Cowboys comeback in 1974 and a national TV showcase for the incomparable Barry Sanders to the infamous Butt Fumble in 2012 and Leon Lett’s blunder in 1993. NFL games on Thanksgiving have been a tradition since the…

Vikings hold off Patriots, take commanding lead in NFC North

Close www.espn.com 11:48 PM ET Mike Reiss Close ESPN Staff Writer Covered Patriots since 1997 Joined ESPN in 2009 Kevin Seifert Close ESPN Staff Writer ESPN.com national NFL writer ESPN.com NFC North reporter, 2008-2013 Covered Vikings for Minneapolis Star Tribune, 1999-2008 MINNEAPOLIS — In a game packed with highlight plays,…

Micah Parsons a DPOY contender

Nate Davis www.usatoday.com What a day of football the NFL served up with Thursday’s Thanksgiving tripleheader – and hopefully you overcame your tryptophan coma to enjoy all three games in their entirety. The Buffalo Bills defeated the Detroit Lions, 28-25 on a last-second field goal, the Dallas Cowboys completed a season sweep…

Back at Ford Field, Bills face surging Lions

DETROIT (AP) — The Buffalo Bills are back in Detroit and this time, they’re facing the suddenly surging Lions on Thanksgiving. The NFL shifted Buffalo’s previous home game against Cleveland to Ford Field after a winter storm dumped several feet of snow across the Buffalo area. The Bills dug out…

NFL-best 9-1 Eagles host slumping Packers

GREEN BAY (4-7) at PHILADELPHIA (9-1) Sunday, 8:20 p.m. EST, NBC FANDUEL SPORTSBOOK NFL LINE: Eagles by 6 1/2. AGAINST THE SPREAD: Green Bay 4-7; Philadelphia 5-5. SERIES RECORD: Packers lead 28-17. LAST MEETING: Packers defeated Eagles 30-16 on Dec. 6, 2020, in Green Bay. LAST WEEK: Packers lost to…

Bill Belichick’s Cold Adam Thielen Brush-Off Going Viral

After a tough 33–26 loss to the Vikings on Thursday night, Patriots coach Bill Belichick had no time for opposing wide receiver Adam Thielen, the player who scored what proved to be the game-winning touchdown for Minnesota midway through the fourth quarter. As the two teams walked to midfield to shake hands, Thielen attempted to…

Kyler Murray set to return

Eric MoodyESPN www.espn.com 8:59 AM ET Eric MoodyESPN Close Former manager at a Fortune 100 financial services company, now living my dream creating fantasy and sports betting content about the NFL, NBA, and WNBA for ESPN. Read ESPN’s fantasy football Daily Notes every weekday to stay caught up on the…