The Newest on Week 11 within the NFL (all occasions EST):
If nearly shedding to the Miami Dolphins on a 2-point conversion try wasn’t all-time low for the Washington Redskins, they discovered it in opposition to the New York Jets.
Already trailing the Jets 13-Zero on two landing passes by Sam Darnold, Washington quarterback Dwayne Haskins discovered fellow rookie Terry McLaurin for a 67-yard completion.
After which it was promptly worn out.
Professional Bowl-caliber left guard Brandon Scherff was penalized half the gap to the aim for holding after which one other half the gap for unsportsmanlike conduct, a three-quarters distance to the aim penalty pileup for the 1-Eight Redskins.
Issues did not get significantly better regardless of Jon Bostic returning a Sam Darnold interception to the Jets 16. Haskins was sacked for a 15-yard loss on third-and-5. Washington settled for Dustin Hopkins hitting a 44-yard discipline aim.
A lot for Josh Allen’s incapability to hit a deep move.
The Payments starter hit receiver John Brown for a 40-yard landing to place Buffalo up 13-Zero early within the second quarter of their recreation at Miami.
Allen entered the sport going through criticism about his incapability to go deep. The landing to Brown was simply Allen’s fifth of 40 yards or longer this season.
Nick Foles and Adam Vinatieri received again on monitor rapidly in Indianapolis.
In his first look since breaking his left collarbone within the season opener, Foles threw an ideal 34-yard TD move to DJ Chark on Jacksonville’s second possession to make it 7-Zero.
The Colts answered with a 13-yard TD run from Marlon Mack however the louder roar got here when Vinatieri made his 500th additional level with the Colts to tie the rating at 7 late within the first quarter. Vinatieri has missed 5 discipline targets and 6 additional factors this season, which prompted the Colts to herald kickers for tryouts on Tuesday. However they determined to stick with the NFL’s profession scoring chief.
The Cleveland Browns have upgraded their draft place courtesy of their commerce of working again Duke Johnson to the Houston Texans.
The Browns have now landed a third-round decide within the subsequent 12 months’s draft after Johnson dressed for his 10th recreation of the season for Houston enjoying at Baltimore. The Browns have been initially assured a fourth-rounder within the deal struck in August.
Professional Soccer Corridor of Fame coach Don Shula is making his season debut for the Miami Dolphins.
Shula attended a Dolphins recreation for the primary time this 12 months Sunday and was on the sideline in a golf cart earlier than kickoff in opposition to the Buffalo Payments, greeting staff executives and a few of his former gamers, together with quarterback Dan Marino.
Shula, who turns 90 in January, not too long ago returned to South Florida from California, the place he lives for a lot of the 12 months.
Shula holds the NFL report for many teaching victories with 347. He retired following the 1995 season.
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An AFC showdown that includes Houston’s Deshaun Watson and Baltimore’s Lamar Jackson highlights the NFL’s Week 11 schedule. It is intriguing sufficient to overshadow a 2018 Tremendous Bowl rematch between New England and Philadelphia.
Except for a key matchup of two of the AFC’s prime three groups, the Watson-Jackson matchup of former first-round draft picks is the league’s first between quarterbacks with not less than 15 touchdowns passing, 5 speeding and a quarterback ranking of 100 or increased by means of their first 9 video games.
Watson is 2 touchdowns passing from turning into the fifth participant to have 20 and not less than 5 TDs speeding by means of the primary 10 video games of a season. Carolina’s Cam Newton was the earlier to take action in 2015.
Jackson final week joined Ben Roethlisberger, who did it in 2007, to grow to be the one gamers to publish two video games with an ideal quarterback ranking of 158.Three in the identical season.
The AFC North-leading Ravens are 7-2 and have received 5 straight. The South-leading Texans are 6-Three and have received 4 of 5.
The AFC East-leading Patriots are coming off their bye week to face the Eagles, lower than two years after Philadelphia received its first Tremendous Bowl title by beating New England 41-33 in Minnesota.
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