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FILE - In this Sunday, Sept. 17, 2017, file photo, Indianapolis Colts' Malik Hooker (29) makes an interception on a pass intended for Arizona Cardinals' J.J. Nelson, center, during the first half of an NFL football game in Indianapolis. At left is Colts cornerback Quincy Wilson (31). Hooker missed all of Indy’s offseason team activities while recovering from surgery and was limited throughout training camp by as assortment of other nicks. Wilson, meanwhile, got plenty of action in camp but the Colts worked him into the lineup slowly. (AP Photo/AJ Mast, File)
September 21, 2017 - 7:08 pm
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Vontae Davis sounds like a proud father when discussing his newest Indianapolis Colts teammates. He told reporters this week that he sent safety Malik Hooker back onto the field to retrieve the ball from his first interception, and that he couldn't contain his excitement when...
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Denver Broncos offensive tackle Garett Bolles (72) is helped after an injury against the Dallas Cowboys during the second half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Sept. 17, 2017, in Denver. Broncos coach Vance Joseph says rookie tackle Garett Bolles' left leg injury isn't as serious as first feared. Joseph says Bolles has a bone bruise in his lower left leg and is week to week. The Broncos' first-round draft pick was injured in Denver's win over Dallas.(AP Photo/Joe Mahoney)
September 21, 2017 - 6:59 pm
ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — With Jamaal Charles barreling toward the end zone, Broncos left tackle Garett Bolles felt someone kick his left leg, sending a searing jolt through his body and a sense of foreboding into his heart. Was his rookie season really over already? Pounding the grass in frustration...
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FILE - In this Sunday. Sept. 17, 2017, file photo, Tennessee Titans wide receiver Taywan Taylor (13) dives for a 42-yard catch in front of Jacksonville Jaguars cornerback A.J. Bouye (21) during the second half an NFL football game in Jacksonville, Fla. The Titans won 37-16. (AP Photo/Phelan M. Ebenhack, File)
September 21, 2017 - 6:40 pm
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Taywan Taylor's handle on Twitter is simply @SilentGrind2, all part of the Tennessee rookie wide receiver's approach to letting his play do his talking. Right now, Taylor is making plenty of noise on the football field. The rookie drafted in the third round out of Western...
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September 21, 2017 - 6:38 pm
GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — The banged-up Green Bay Packers have lost another key player to injury with outside linebacker Nick Perry scheduled to have hand surgery. Coach Mike McCarthy said he doesn't know how much time Perry will miss. He was off to a good start as the bookend to fellow edge rusher...
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FILE - In this Sunday, Sept. 17, 2017, file photo, Green Bay Packers wide receiver Randall Cobb (18) makes the catch as Atlanta Falcons cornerback Desmond Trufant (21) closes in during the first of an NFL football game in Atlanta. Trufant is playing at full capacity after missing the Falcons' playoff run last year with a torn pectoral he suffered in November. The 2015 Pro Bowl cornerback says he's making up for lost time. (AP Photo/David Goldman), File)
September 21, 2017 - 6:36 pm
FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. (AP) — Desmond Trufant is back to playing at full capacity for the Atlanta Falcons. The 2015 Pro Bowl cornerback said he's grateful now, but there were times last year when he wondered if he was a victim of bad luck. Trufant tore his left pectoral in Week 9 at Tampa Bay and...
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FILE - In this Sunday, Sept. 10, 2017, file photo, Carolina Panthers running back Christian McCaffrey (22) runs against the San Francisco 49ers during the first half of an NFL football game in Santa Clara, Calif. McCaffrey and New Orleans’ Alvin Kamara are in the infant stages of NFL careers that could very well run along parallel tracks in the same division for years to come. Their convergence off their pro football paths comes into focus on Sunday, when the Saints visit the Panthers in NFC South play. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez, File)
September 21, 2017 - 6:31 pm
METAIRIE, La. (AP) — Carolina's Christian McCaffrey and New Orleans' Alvin Kamara are in the infancy of NFL careers that are set to run along similar tracks in the same division for years to come. The convergence of the running backs' paths comes into focus Sunday, when the Saints visit the...
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September 21, 2017 - 6:29 pm
FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) — New York Jets defensive lineman Leonard Williams was limited at practice with a wrist injury that he says is a bone bruise. Williams was originally injured during the preseason, and says Thursday that his wrist is bothering him at times. It doesn't appear that the injury...
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September 21, 2017 - 6:27 pm
COWBOYS (1-1) at CARDINALS (1-1) Monday, Sept. 23, 8:30 p.m., EDT, ESPN OPENING LINE — Cowboys by 3½ RECORD VS. SPREAD — Cowboys 1-1, Cardinals 0-2 SERIES RECORD — Cowboys lead 55-32-1 LAST MEETING — Cardinals beat Cowboys 28-17, Nov. 2, 2014 LAST WEEK — Cowboys lost to Broncos 42-17; Cardinals...
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