The Latest from Week 10 of the NFL (all occasions EST):
Mark Ingram has grow to be the New Orleans Saints’ all-time speeding chief.
Ingram handed Deuce McAllister’s franchise mark of 6,096 yards that had been the report since 2008. The three-time Pro Bowl working again is in his second stint with the Saints.
The 11-year veteran spent the primary 9 seasons of his profession with New Orleans. He performed with Baltimore the final two seasons and began this season with Houston earlier than being traded to the Saints. This is his third recreation again with the Saints.
Ingram handed McAllister together with his ninth carry of the sport, a 6-yarder halfway by means of the third quarter.
The Pittsburgh Steelers are getting banged up throughout a good battle with Detroit.
Star linebacker T.J. Watt joined a rising injured checklist late within the third quarter when he appeared to tweak his left knee whereas sacking Detroit’s Jared Goff.
The Steelers misplaced cornerback Joe Haden and beginning offensive linemen Kevin Dotson and Trai Turner earlier within the recreation.
Watt, whose sack of Goff gave him 12 1/2 on the season, instantly went to the medical tent to be evaluated.
The winless Lions held a 16-13 lead going into the fourth quarter.
Browns quarterback Baker Mayfield limped off the sector in Sunday’s recreation in opposition to the New England Patriots after a taking a pair of hits within the pocket within the third quarter.
Mayfield stayed within the recreation after he was body-slammed to the turf by Deatrich Wise late within the third, a play that drew a roughing the passer penalty. Two performs later, Matthew Judon crunched into Mayfield’s midsection, and the QB was sluggish to rise up.
After a couple of minutes, he left the sport and was changed by Case Keenum, who was sacked on back-to-back performs.
Mayfield was 11 for 21 for 73 yards, one landing and one interception within the recreation. The Patriots held a 31-7 lead on the time of his damage.
Judon additionally put Jets quarterback Zach Wilson out of the sport with a knee damage Week 7. He has not returned since.
Broncos quarterback Teddy Bridgewater has handed his COVID-19 take a look at and is about to start out in opposition to the Philadelphia Eagles this afternoon.
Bridgewater and No. 3 quarterback Brett Rypien have needed to take every day coronavirus checks as a result of they had been shut contacts to backup QB Drew Lock, who was contaminated with the virus every week in the past.
Lock is amongst 4 Broncos gamers who’re on the reserve/COVID-19 checklist together with offensive coordinator Pat Shurmur. Quarterbacks coach Mike Shula will name the performs in opposition to the Eagles at Empower Field at Mile High.
In Green Bay, quarterback Aaron Rodgers is again from his one-game absence resulting from COVID-19. The Packers host Seattle. The Seahawks have quarterback Russell Wilson getting back from a finger damage that saved him out of the final three video games.
Arizona quarterback Kyler Murray and receiver DeAndre Hopkins will each miss a second straight recreation when the Cardinals host the Carolina Panthers.
Murray has been bothered by an ankle damage whereas Hopkins has been slowed by a bum hamstring. Murray practiced some earlier this week, however coach Kliff Kingsbury mentioned the third-year quarterback wouldn’t play until he was cell sufficient to guard himself within the pocket.
The Cardinals had been wonderful with out the playmaking pair in opposition to the San Francisco 49ers final week, beating them 31-17 to enhance to 8-1 for the season.
Backup Colt McCoy was wonderful in opposition to the 49ers, finishing 22 of 26 passes for 249 yards and a landing. The 35-year-old will probably be wanted once more in opposition to the Panthers.
Also lacking from the late afternoon video games are 5 defensive starters for the Minnesota Vikings in Los Angeles in opposition to the Chargers. Safety Harrison Smith is considered one of six gamers on the COVID-19 reserve checklist, together with beginning middle Garrett Bradbury.
Defensive deal with Michael Pierce, defensive finish Danielle Hunter, linebacker Anthony Barr and cornerback Patrick Peterson are additionally out. Pierce joined Hunter and Peterson on injured reserve this week. Barr is out with a knee damage.
Smith and Bradbury are out for the second straight recreation. Pierce is out for the fifth straight recreation. Hunter is out for the season after getting damage two weeks in the past. Peterson is out for the third straight recreation, with an opportunity to return subsequent week. Barr, who performed all 98 snaps on protection final week, will miss a fifth recreation this 12 months.
Things are going proper for the Dallas Cowboys in a number of the similar methods they went improper every week in the past.
Dallas leads Atlanta 36-3 at halftime after scoring on a blocked punt within the ultimate minute of the second quarter. Dorance Armstrong made the one-armed block developing the center on Dustin Colquitt. Nahshon Wright recovered in the long run zone with 37 seconds remaining.
Wright was on the middle of a blocked punt gone awry in final week’s 30-16 loss to Denver that ended a six-game successful streak. Unlike in opposition to the Falcons, the ball went ahead and previous the road of scrimmage. When Wright touched however didn’t safe the free ball, it grew to become dwell once more. The Broncos recovered to retain possession and drove to a area purpose on the best way to a 30-0 lead.
It was the second blocked punt for a landing of the day. Indianapolis had one in opposition to Jacksonville. It was the primary blocked punt for a rating for the Cowboys in six years, and gave them the highest-scoring quarter in franchise historical past at 29 factors.
The Dallas offense is wanting extra just like the NFL’s No. 1 unit once more after getting shut out till two meaningless late touchdowns in opposition to Denver. CeeDee Lamb has two touchdowns and 94 yards receiving, his most yards within the first half in his two-year profession.
The Falcons then had too many males on the sector for the additional level, and the Cowboys elected to attempt the 2-point conversion from the 1. Ezekiel Elliott, who had two touchdowns earlier than halftime, received the 2-pointer as nicely.
Washington defensive finish Chase Young has limped off the sector with assist after hurting his proper knee within the second quarter in opposition to Tampa Bay.
The group mentioned Young wouldn’t return to the sport.
The reigning NFL Defensive Rookie of the Year crumpled to the bottom with what gave the impression to be a non-contact damage after attempting to get previous left deal with Donovan Smith on a cross rush.
Young pulled off and threw his helmet whereas down on the sector earlier than he was checked on by group trainers.
A cart was pushed out onto the grass, however Young didn’t get on it. Instead, he motioned for proper guard Brandon Scherff to provide him a hand to assist rise up.
A wincing Young then headed towards the locker room, draping his arms on the shoulders of two folks whereas strolling with a hitch.
Young has 1 1/2 sacks this season. He had 7 1/2 final season.
Washington’s different beginning defensive finish, Montez Sweat, went on injured reserve this week with a damaged jaw.
Tom Terrific has been something however to date in opposition to Washington as Tampa Bay comes off its bye week.
Tom Brady is already as much as two interceptions Sunday. That’s solely the third time in his profession he’s had that many within the first quarter of a recreation, together with the playoffs.
He got here into this recreation having been picked off a complete of solely 5 occasions all season.
The Bucs QB was intercepted twice in a loss to New Orleans within the Super Bowl champs’ final recreation, two weeks in the past, and he has three picks in a seven-pass span.
On Sunday, cornerback William Jackson III grabbed a cross after it went off Tampa Bay rookie receiver Jaelon Darden. That arrange Washington at Tampa Bay’s 28 and led to a area purpose by new kicker Joey Slye.
Brady’s second interception was pulled in by Bobby McCain when a cross went straight to him. It appeared that Brady and his nearest receiver, Mike Evans, weren’t on the identical web page on the play.
That was adopted by a 10-play, 46-yard drive that ended with Taylor Heinicke’s 20-yard TD cross to DeAndre Carter to place Washington forward 13-0 early within the second quarter.
Mason Rudolph did not take lengthy to get snug in his a spot begin for Pittsburgh after Ben Roethlisberger was positioned on the COVID-19 checklist.
Rudolph led the Steelers crisply down the sector on their opening drive in opposition to winless Detroit. He ended it with a 9-yard landing cross to James Washington, who starred alongside Rudolph at Oklahoma State earlier than being drafted by Pittsburgh.
Rudolph didn’t know he was beginning till lower than 24 hours earlier than kickoff when Roethlisberger went on the COVID-19 checklist. Rudolph is 5-4 as a starter with Pittsburgh.
The Indianapolis Colts are off to a robust begin because of their particular groups.
Zaire Franklin blocked Jacksonville’s punt within the first quarter, and the ball was picked up by E.J. Speed on the 12-yard line and run in for a landing.
Jonathan Taylor, who’s closing in on the NFL speeding lead with Tennessee star Derrick Henry sidelined, adopted with a rating on the subsequent drive to place the Colts up 17-0.
The Tennessee Titans will probably be with out exterior linebacker Bud Dupree for the remainder of the sport in opposition to the New Orleans Saints.
Dupree went to the locker room after the Titans’ opening defensive sequence. The Titans introduced he’ll miss the remainder of the sport with an stomach concern.
The linebacker was Tennessee’s largest free agent signee in March. Dupree has been restricted to 6 video games earlier than Sunday recovering from the ACL he tore final December whereas with Pittsburgh. He has one sack to date this season.
Tennessee already has two sacks in opposition to Trevor Siemian within the first quarter of a scoreless recreation.
Cornerback Richard Sherman is a late scratch for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in opposition to Washington. He damage his calf throughout pregame warmups.
This is the third recreation in a row missed by Sherman, who beforehand was sidelined with a foul hamstring.
He final performed in a victory over Philadelphia on Oct. 14.
The reigning Super Bowl champion Bucs are 6-2 heading into the matchup at Washington, which is 2-6. Tampa Bay beat Washington within the playoffs final season.
Dallas defensive coordinator Dan Quinn is about to face the group that fired him after 5 video games final 12 months with Atlanta visiting the Cowboys.
Quinn does a pregame exercise by working the steps within the decrease degree at AT&T Stadium. While strolling the sector after his exercise, Quinn stopped a number of occasions to talk with members of the Falcons’ employees. He additionally visited with proprietor Arthur Blank and quarterback Matt Ryan.
Atlanta reached the Super Bowl in the course of the 2016 season underneath Quinn. The Falcons infamously misplaced to New England 34-28 in time beyond regulation after main 28-3 within the third quarter in Houston.
Quinn was in his sixth season with the Falcons final 12 months when he was fired after an 0-5 begin. Atlanta grew to become the primary group to lose consecutive video games after main by not less than 15 factors within the fourth quarter. One of these losses was on the Cowboys. Dallas gained 40-39 on a area purpose on the ultimate play after recovering an onside kick that the Falcons simply might have however let it roll previous the 10-yard mark.
The Pittsburgh Steelers are internet hosting the winless Detroit Lions with out quarterback Ben Roethlisberger.
The 39-year-old was positioned on the COVID-19 reserve checklist on Saturday evening. Mason Rudolph is about to start out for a Steelers group that has gained 4 straight video games.
The remainder of the lineup of early afternoon kickoffs contains Cleveland at New England, Jacksonville at Indianapolis, Tampa Bay at Washington, Buffalo on the New York Jets, Atlanta at Dallas, and New Orleans at Tennessee.
The Titans positioned large receiver Julio Jones on injured reserve with a hamstring damage on Saturday, additional depleting an offense already lacking star working again Derrick Henry.
Other outstanding gamers who’ve been declared inactive this afternoon embody Browns working again Nick Chubb (COVID-19), Buccaneers large receiver Antonio Brown (ankle), Buccaneers tight finish Rob Gronkowski (ribs), Saints working again Alvin Kamara (knee), Steelers large receiver Chase Claypool (toe), Cowboys left deal with Tyron Smith (ankle), Colts cornerback Xavier Rhodes (calf), Patriots tight finish Jonnu Smith (shoulder) and Patriots working again Damien Harris (concussion).
The Denver Broncos signed quarterback Danny Etling to their follow squad in case the COVID-19 virus additional impacts their QBs.
Backup Drew Lock has been on the reserve/COVID-19 checklist since contracting the virus final weekend.
As shut contacts to Lock, starter Teddy Bridgwater and third-stringer Brett Rypien have been taking every day coronavirus checks. If they cross their checks once more as we speak, they’ll be energetic for the Broncos’ recreation in opposition to the Philadelphia Eagles this afternoon.
If not, Etling would function the emergency quarterback. He’s a 2018 seventh-round select of LSU who has hung out on the follow squads of the Patriots and Falcons.
The Broncos have been coping with COVID-19 points for nearly three weeks with six gamers and offensive coordinator Pat Shurmur testing constructive.
On Saturday, the Broncos positioned exterior linebacker Pita Taumoepenu on the Practice Squad/COVID-19 checklist. — Arnie Stapleton reporting from Denver.
The Buffalo Bills positioned defensive deal with Star Lotulelei on the reserve/COVID-19 checklist a couple of hours earlier than kickoff of the group’s recreation in opposition to the New York Jets at MetLife Stadium.
Defensive deal with Brandin Bryant was elevated from the follow squad to take Lotulelei’s place for the sport.
Lotulelei has two sacks and 14 tackles in seven video games, all begins, this season for the Bills.
The 31-year-old Lotulelei opted out final season due to issues concerning the pandemic. He was positioned in COVID-19 protocols throughout coaching camp after he was deemed to be an in depth contact, and was activated on Aug. 27.
Bryant, who joined Buffalo’s follow squad final 12 months, hasn’t performed in a regular-season NFL recreation since 2019 with Cleveland. He was signed by Seattle as an undrafted free agent out of Florida Atlantic in 2016, and has additionally hung out with the Jets and Miami Dolphins in addition to Winnipeg and Montreal of the Canadian Football League. — Dennis Waszak Jr. reporting from East Rutherford, New Jersey.
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