NFL SPORTS: 2021 NFL season, Week 3: What we learned from Sunday’s games – NFL.com
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NFL SPORTS: 2021 NFL season, Week 3: What we learned from Sunday’s games – NFL.com

Around The NFL breaks down what you need to know from all of Sunday’s action in Week 3 of the 2021 NFL season. Catch up on each game’s biggest takeaways using the links below: Green Bay Packers 30, San Francisco 49ers 28 Los Angeles Rams 34, Tampa Bay Buccaneers 24 Minnesota Vikings 30, Seattle Seahawks…

NFL SPORTS: Chiefs HC Andy Reid leaves Arrowhead Stadium via ambulance following loss to Chargers – NFL.com
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NFL SPORTS: Chiefs HC Andy Reid leaves Arrowhead Stadium via ambulance following loss to Chargers – NFL.com

Kansas City Chiefs head coach Andy Reid is “doing well” and “resting” hours after he left Arrowhead Stadium via ambulance following Sunday’s 30-24 loss to the Los Angeles Chargers. “Head coach Andy Reid felt ill at the conclusion of the game,” the team said in a statement. “He was evaluated by our medical staff in…

NFL SPORTS: Ravens kicker Justin Tucker sets NFL record with 66-yard FG to beat Lions – NFL.com
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NFL SPORTS: Ravens kicker Justin Tucker sets NFL record with 66-yard FG to beat Lions – NFL.com

Justin Tucker set an NFL record in dramatic fashion Sunday afternoon. The Baltimore Ravens kicker knocked home an NFL-best 66-yard field goal with three seconds left on the clock to beat the Detroit Lions, 19-17. The previous record for the longest FG in NFL history, set by Matt Prater in 2013, was 64 yards. “When…

NFL SPORTS: Authorities approve Saints’ return to Caesars Superdome after Hurricane Ida, fire – NFL.com
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NFL SPORTS: Authorities approve Saints’ return to Caesars Superdome after Hurricane Ida, fire – NFL.com

It’s officially all clear for the Saints to head back to New Orleans. After Hurricane Ida displaced the team last month and a small fire started on the roof of the Caesars Superdome this past week, the governor of Louisiana and mayor of New Orleans informed the NFL that the Caesars Superdome is ready to…

NFL SPORTS: 49ers were Aaron Rodgers’ top choice if tumultuous offseason with Packers led to split – NFL.com
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NFL SPORTS: 49ers were Aaron Rodgers’ top choice if tumultuous offseason with Packers led to split – NFL.com

Aaron Rodgers will play on Sunday Night Football for the Green Bay Packers, a statement that is obvious despite the fact that this offseason, it was anything but. That the 49ers happen to be the opponent, is noteworthy. When Rodgers mulled an exit from Green Bay this offseason, amid frustration with the team’s front office…

MLB SPORTS: Yanks vs. Sox, Sept. 26: Odds, preview, prediction
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MLB SPORTS: Yanks vs. Sox, Sept. 26: Odds, preview, prediction

4:12 PM UTCOver/Under: 10 (-110/-110)The Yankees pulled off a miraculous comeback victory Saturday afternoon, winning 5-3 after trailing 2-1 for the majority of the game.Giancarlo Stanton hit another home run, making it his second straight game in a row and capping off an impressive stretch.Boston and New York are now tied atop the wild-card standings,…

MLB SPORTS: Clinched! Rays seal 2nd straight AL East title
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MLB SPORTS: Clinched! Rays seal 2nd straight AL East title

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MLB SPORTS: Braves win in 10 to keep Phillies at bay
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MLB SPORTS: Braves win in 10 to keep Phillies at bay

Soler has 4 RBIs to help slice NL East magic number to 75:49 AM UTCSAN DIEGO — Still riding the high created by the game-tying homer and game-winning single he produced in a 10-8 victory over the Padres on Saturday night, Braves outfielder Jorge Soler was introduced to a new level of postgame enthusiasm as…

MLB SPORTS: ‘Captain’ belts two HRs as Giants pad lead
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MLB SPORTS: ‘Captain’ belts two HRs as Giants pad lead

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MLB SPORTS: Semien ties 2B HR record with 43rd big fly
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MLB SPORTS: Semien ties 2B HR record with 43rd big fly

5:07 AM UTCMINNEAPOLIS — What Marcus Semien has done in 2021 is beginning to go beyond personal bests. Toronto’s star second baseman is now chasing baseball history.With his 43rd home run in Saturday’s 6-1 win over the Twins, Semien tied Davey Johnson (1973, Braves) for the most homers by a second baseman in a single…

NFL SPORTS: Dak Prescott looking forward to ‘special’ homecoming on Monday night – NFL.com
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NFL SPORTS: Dak Prescott looking forward to ‘special’ homecoming on Monday night – NFL.com

Dak Prescott’s comeback tour is set for the homecoming game. Returning to play in front of Cowboys fans at AT&T Stadium for the first time since he broke his ankle last season, Prescott and Dallas will look to take down the rival Philadelphia Eagles. And Prescott will look to take in all the joys of…

MLB SPORTS: Injuries: Greinke, Yankees, Cease, Bellinger
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MLB SPORTS: Injuries: Greinke, Yankees, Cease, Bellinger

4:12 PM UTCStay up-to-date with all the latest news on injured and recovering players from across Major League Baseball.Zack Greinke, Michael Brantley and Jake Odorizzi, AstrosGreinke was placed on the 10-day injured list with neck soreness Friday. The IL stint is retroactive to Tuesday. More >Astros manager Dusty Baker said Thursday that Brantley “hit a…

MLB SPORTS: Cardinals vs. Cubs: Odds, preview, prediction
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MLB SPORTS: Cardinals vs. Cubs: Odds, preview, prediction

11:55 AM UTCA version of this article originally appeared on the Action Network. For more betting insights, check outActionNetwork.com.Odds via DraftKings. Get up-to-the-minute MLB odds here.Jon Lester returns to Wrigley Field in a St. Louis Cardinals uniform to face his former team in Saturday’s Major League Baseball action. Lester faces Adrian Sampson, who has found himself…

MLB SPORTS: WC-hungry Mariners win 6th-straight game
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MLB SPORTS: WC-hungry Mariners win 6th-straight game

Fresh off a series sweep of the A’s, the Mariners took the next step in their quest to reach the postseason against the Angels on Friday — and it came with some late-inning drama.

Up by one run and facing a bases-loaded situation in the ninth, closer Paul Sewald struck out Jack Mayfield and induced a game-ending grounder against Jose Rojas to secure a 6-5 win over the Halos at Angel Stadium.

MLB SPORTS: Maddux! Fried blanks SD on 98 pitches
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MLB SPORTS: Maddux! Fried blanks SD on 98 pitches

7:43 AM UTCSAN DIEGO — As Max Fried continues to live up to the great expectations that surrounded him when the Padres drafted him in 2012, he is giving the Braves exactly what is expected from a frontline starter in the heart of a pennant race.Fried dazzled yet again as he helped the Braves bounce…

NFL SPORTS: 2021 NFL season: Michael F. Florio’s Week 3 fantasy football matchups – NFL.com
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NFL SPORTS: 2021 NFL season: Michael F. Florio’s Week 3 fantasy football matchups – NFL.com

Every week this article looks at the best and toughest matchups heading into that week to help you best set your fantasy lineups! This will be the final week that includes 2020 data, as after three weeks we will start to have a better feel for current defenses in the NFL. Best QB matchups Daniel…

MLB SPORTS: These stars can make history this October
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MLB SPORTS: These stars can make history this October

3:45 PM UTCRemember back when the Wild Card Era began, when one of the primary concerns everybody had was that it would skew postseason records? How could Mickey Mantle’s postseason records last in a world where there were multiple playoff rounds? The answer of course was that they couldn’t, though you’ll find plenty of Mantle…

MLB SPORTS: Close calls sting McCullers, Astros
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MLB SPORTS: Close calls sting McCullers, Astros

5:53 AM UTCANAHEIM — The frustration oozed from Astros starting pitcher Lance McCullers Jr.’s pores, overtaking his thoughts on a night he could have been celebrating a good performance. The object of his irritation was his 86th pitch of the game, a 3-2 slider to Shohei Ohtani in the sixth inning that was called a…

MLB SPORTS: Playoff watch: 1st division champ crowned
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MLB SPORTS: Playoff watch: 1st division champ crowned

5:21 AM UTCThe White Sox became the first team to clinch a division title in 2021, defeating the Indians, 7-2, in Game 1 of a doubleheader on Thursday to win the American League Central for the first time since 2008. Chicago advances to the postseason for the second straight year.The Dodgers are one game out…