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MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Seattle Seahawks wide receiver D.K. Metcalf will have minor knee surgery in an early setback for an offense counting on the second-round draft pick. Metcalf was held out of Sunday’s preseason game at Minnesota, and coach Pete Carroll said the rookie from Mississippi probably would have a procedure on Tuesday. The injury …

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MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The pressure is on Minnesota’s offense to improve, and a more productive passing attack will depend partially on a diversified group of targets for Kirk Cousins. Some of that depth was on display Sunday night against Seattle. Rookie tight end Irv Smith Jr. and backup wide receiver Brandon Zylstra each had touchdown …

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<!– –> Video Details Aug 19, 2019 at 12:27a ET | NFL | Duration: 1:25 Kirk Cousins speaks with Pam Oliver about the Vikings’ expectations. Cousins is entering his 2nd full season with Minnesota. 85250-85252+85254-85262+85266-85267+85271 753 26496 Source: Fox Sports

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MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Rookie tight end Irv Smith Jr. and backup wide receiver Brandon Zylstra each had touchdown receptions for Minnesota and the Vikings displayed depth and versatility in their passing game in a 25-19 exhibition victory over the Seattle Seahawks on Sunday night. Kirk Cousins led the starters for two drives, the last one …

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Oakland Raiders general manager Mike Mayock told disgruntled receiver Antonio Brown it’s time to decide whether he’s “all in or all out” about playing this season after losing a fight with the NFL and NFLPA over his helmet. Mayock issued a statement to reporters that the Raiders released in a video on Twitter expressing his …

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<!– –> Video Details Aug 18, 2019 at 10:02p ET | NFL | Duration: 1:16 Dean Blandino breaks down the new pass interference challenge rule, which is now in effect in the NFL. He called it the biggest rule change since the league brought back replay in 1999. 85250-85252+85254-85262+85266-85267+85271 753 26496 Source: Fox Sports

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EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — Le’Veon Bell will have to wait a little longer for his debut with the New York Jets. Coach Adam Gase announced Sunday night that the star running back will be held out of the team’s final two preseason games. “I was about 99% sure heading into the preseason,” Gase said …

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CARSON, Calif. (AP) — Taysom Hill has been the quintessential all-purpose player the past two seasons. On Sunday, he showed again what makes him such a valuable weapon for the New Orleans Saints. Hill had 191 yards of offense and directed three second-half scoring drives to help the Saints rally for a 19-17 preseason victory …

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CARSON, Calif. (AP) — Los Angeles Chargers All-Pro safety Derwin James will have surgery on his right foot this week and could miss three months Coach Anthony Lynn said Sunday after Los Angeles’ 19-17 exhibition loss to New Orleans on Sunday that James has opted for surgery after receiving more evaluations the past couple days. …

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HOUSTON (AP) — Houston’s Deshaun Watson and DeAndre Hopkins knew they weren’t going to get much playing time on Saturday night so they were intent on making the few plays they got count. “Just trying to go out there and be perfect,” Hopkins said. “We don’t have many plays so those plays that you do …

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