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NFL player Olivier Vernon takes a knee during anthem

New York Giants defensive end Olivier Vernon continued his protest on Thursday night, kneeling during the national anthem before a game against the Washington Redskins. Vernon appeared to be the only player to take a knee. He was one of several NFL pla…

NFL-Highlights of Thursday’s National Football League games

(The Sports Xchange) – Highlights of Thursday’s National Football League games: Los Angeles Chargers 28, Dallas 6 The Los Angeles defense gobbled up the Dallas Cowboys and Philip Rivers did the rest as the Chargers claimed a 28-6 victory on Thursday at AT&T Stadium. Rivers passed for 434 yards and

Game Recap: Struggles On Both Sides Of Ball Continue In Loss To Chargers

On a day meant for thanks, there just wasn’t much to be thankful for in regards to this Cowboys performance. It was a turkey. Facing one of the hottest teams in the NFL, the Los Angeles Chargers, Dallas was overmatched from start to finish, losing 28-6 in front of a sold-out crowd of 93,012 and a

No. 16 Mississippi St QB Fitzgerald leaves with leg injury

Mississippi State quarterback Nick Fitzgerald left with a right leg injury Thursday night in the first quarter against Mississippi. The 6-foot-5, 230-pound Fitzgerald was running the ball when he was tackled and his leg bent awkwardly. Fitzgerald cam…

Giants’ Apple a healthy scratch vs. Redskins

Jordan Raanan ESPN Staff Writer Close Follow on Twitter LANDOVER, Md. — Among the notable New York Giants inactives for Thursday night’s game against the Washington Redskins was a name that wasn’t expected to be on the list without an injury: cornerback Eli Apple. Apple was a first-round pick

Blowout loss proves Cowboys coach Jason Garrett has failed on so many levels

I do think there’s a scenario where Garrett gets himself fired, though. If the Cowboys continue to sputter on offense and find themselves with a 5-9 record when Elliott returns, Garrett could be firmly on the hot seat. This would be the second season in the past three where missing one key player