7:23 AM ET FOXBOROUGH, Mass. — The New England Patriots have acquired veteran wide receiver Mohamed Sanu from the Atlanta Falcons in exchange for a second-round draft pick, league sources told ESPN’s Adam Schefter. Sanu gives the Patriots an inside target, especially on third down, to help take pressure off top target Julian Edelman. The
11:34 PM ET EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. — Emboldened by his terrific Week 6 performance, New York Jets quarterback Sam Darnold entered Monday night playing and talking like a true franchise quarterback. By the second quarter of the Jets’ 33-0 loss to the New England Patriots, he was talking like a beaten man. “I’m seeing ghosts,”
4:24 PM ET FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. — Atlanta Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan has a right ankle sprain and won’t practice to start the week, but coach Dan Quinn stopped short of ruling Ryan out for Sunday’s matchup against the Seattle Seahawks. “He does have a sprained ankle,” Quinn said Monday. “We’ll be preparing both ways.
6:15 PM ET The Colts and Vikings got big division wins, but it was Aaron Rodgers’ six total touchdowns for the Packers that stole the offensive show in Week 7. And while it wasn’t pretty, the 49ers survived brutal conditions in Washington D.C. to move to 6-0 on the season. In the afternoon slate, Baltimore
11:36 PM ET ARLINGTON, Texas — If ever a team needed a game like Sunday’s, it was the Dallas Cowboys. A three-game losing streak ruined what were good feelings from the Cowboys’ 3-0 start. Doubt, at least from the exterior, was starting to creep in, especially after last week’s loss to the winless New York
3:25 PM ET DETROIT — The Detroit Lions lost two of their top players to injury during the first half of Sunday’s game against Minnesota. Running back Kerryon Johnson (right knee) and Pro Bowl cornerback Darius Slay (hamstring) both left the game in the second quarter and did not return. 1 Related Slay, who has