- Michigan GOP Senate hopeful reminds government is the ‘servant’
- Christmas, by Congress: Members mull a 15-cent tax on trees
- U.S. unemployment falls to five-year low of 7 percent; 203K jobs added
- World mourns Nelson Mandela and celebrates his life; burial set for Dec. 15
- Bill O’Reilly reminds: Nelson Mandela ‘was a communist’
- John Boehner says GOP should support gay candidates: ‘I do’
- Grass-Whopper: Pan-fried cricket burgers go over big in New York City
- CDC sees measles spike and ‘failure to vaccinate’
- Ex-Secret Service agent seeking Md. seat: Everyone’s a ‘de facto criminal’ now
- New prosthetic hand technology lets amputees feel again
NFL Today, Week 9
Monday, Nov. 7
Chicago (4-3) at Philadelphia (3-4), 8:30 p.m. EST. The Eagles have won two in a row to ease back into the NFC picture, and the Bears also won their past two.
_ Aaron Rodgers, Packers, completed 21 of 26 passes for 247 yards and four touchdown passes in Green Bay’s 45-38 win over San Diego. He has an NFL-high 24 TD passes. Philip Rivers, Chargers, was 26 of 46 for 385 yards with four touchdown passes and three interceptions.
_ Eli Manning, Giants, completed 20 of 39 for 250 yards and two touchdown passes, including a 1-yarder to Jake Ballard with 15 seconds left, in New York’s 24-20 win over New England. Tom Brady, Patriots, was 28 of 49 for 342 yards with two touchdown passes and two interceptions.
_ Drew Brees, Saints, was 27 of 36 for 258 yards with two touchdowns and an interception in New Orleans’ 27-16 win over Tampa Bay. Brees is the first player in NFL history to pass for at least 3,000 yards through the first nine games of a season.
_ Matt Moore, Dolphins, was 17 for 23 for 244 yards for three touchdowns in Miami’s 31-3 win over Kansas City.
_ Andy Dalton, Bengals, finished 22 for 39 for 217 yards with three touchdowns in Cincinnati’s 24-17 win over Tennessee.
_ Willis McGahee and Tim Tebow, Broncos. McGahee had 20 carries for 163 yards and two touchdowns and Tebow had had 118 yards on 12 carries in Denver’s 38-24 win over Oakland. Denver ran for 298 yards, its highest total since a 300-yard game against Seattle in 2000 and the Broncos‘ most ever against the Raiders.
_ Arian Foster and Ben Tate, Texans. Foster had 19 carries for 124 yards and a touchdown and Tate had 12 carries for 115 yards and a touchdown in Houston’s 30-12 win over Cleveland. The Texans finished with a franchise-record 261 yards rushing.
- Activists urge Obama to go rogue, sidestep Congress
- Bill OReilly reminds: Nelson Mandela was a communist
- PRUDEN: British press horrified as London's new mayor dares to proclaim the truth
- Budget negotiators look to federal workers for benefit concessions
- Spike in battlefield deaths linked to restrictive rules of engagement
- New battlefront emerges in war between Republicans, tea party
- 'Hunger Games' delivers Obama's message on income inequality
- GOP launches candidate training: How to talk to women
- KNIGHT: Can the ACLU force Catholic hospitals to perform abortions?
- NAPOLITANO: Pope Francis should be saving souls, not pocketbooks
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