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NFL Week 9: Steelers surprise, Doug Martin breaks out on a wild Sunday

Running backs grabbed all the yards and all the headlines on Sunday afternoon in Week 9.

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NFL inactive list, Week 9: Eagles vs. Saints

Darren Sproles, who is out with a broken hand, is among the players inactive for the Saints. Starting safety Nate Allen is out for Philadelphia.

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Feelin' good again

Andrew Luck and a feel-good story kept the Colts rolling in Week 9. The other rookie quarterbacks experienced mixed results.

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Rookies put on a show in Week 9

Luck set the single-game passing record for a rookie while Martin set a new franchise rushing record.

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Mathis, Wright banged up in AFC South in Week 9

Indianapolis Colts defensive end Robert Mathis and Tennessee Titans rookie wide receiver Kendall Wright were the key names injured in the AFC South in Week 9.

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Field Gulls reviews Russell Wilson's performance

Danny Kelly of Field Gulls soaks in Russell Wilson's sharp performance Sunday in his post game analysis of Seattle's 30-20 win over the Minnesota Vikings.

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McFadden, Kuper headline AFC West Week 9 injuries

Oakland Raiders running back Darren McFadden and Denver Broncos guard Chris Kuper headline the AFC West injury report after Week 9.

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Plenty of questions loom for Browns following loss

The Browns had opportunities on Sunday but lost 25-15 and now face a number of questions, including the future of head coach Pat Shurmur.

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Chicago fans enjoy 'dominating' performance

The Bears won in convincing fashion on Sunday and afterward Chicago fans enjoyed what may have been the Bears best performance of the season.

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Detroit fans enjoy comfortable win

In a season full of comebacks and close games, Detroit fans enjoyed the Lions 31-14 win against Jacksonville.

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What's with Dallas' punt formation?

The Dallas Cowboys do things differently, even punting the ball.

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Oh, hey Matt Ryan, watch out for DeMarcus Ware

Cowboys linebacker DeMarcus Ware laid a pretty big hit on Falcons QB Matt Ryan, forcing a fumble.

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Doug Martin leads Bucs to 42-32 win over Raiders

The Bucs had to hold on for a crazy 42-32 win over the Raiders, despite running back Doug Martin running for over 250 yards and four touchdowns. Carson Palmer threw for over 400 yards and four touchdowns for the Raiders.

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Mike Wallace gets a trash shower

Through tragedy, there's levity.

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Doug Martin busts another long run

Doug Martin has three touchdown runs of 40 or more yards Sunday after rumbling for 70 yards in his latest masterpiece, thoroughly shredding the Oakland Raiders' defense.

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Chris Rainey leaves with rib injury

The Steelers' RB situation is getting very thin

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Vikings decide AP just too good

The Vikings have shied away from using the NFL's leading rusher in the second half and go to the air instead, a decision which could come back to haunt them in the end.

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Doug Martin having huge day in Oakland

The Buccaneers' rookie is having a big day in Oakland.

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Percy Harvin leaves with ankle injury

Following an earlier injury to his hamstring, Percy Harvin returned to Sunday's game and promptly left with an ankle injury.

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Darren McFadden out for Sunday, but X-Ray negative

The Raiders caught a break when the X-rays on Darren McFadden's leg injury were negative, but the dynamic running back is done for the day against the Buccaneers.

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Raiders do a fake punt like only the Raiders can

The Raiders are struggling to keep pace with the Buccaneers, and they tried a fake punt. It didn't go well.

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Chuck Pagano's emotional speech

Leaving the hospital for a day, Indianapolis Colts head coach Chuck Pagano gave an inspiring speech to his young team.

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Golden Tate helicopter touchdown

Rod Tidwell?

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Darren McFadden sidelined with leg injury

Darren McFadden has suffered a leg injury in the Raiders' game against the Buccaneers, and he's questionable to return.

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KJ Wright leaves game with concussion

Seattle's leading tackler won't be returning to the game.

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Antonio Brown injures ankle

After getting his feet tangled up with DBs, Antonio Brown may be out.

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Sidney Rice trick play sparks QB controversy

But then we found out that Rice is 'too thin' to play quarterback.

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Buccaneers, Raiders both bad at football

The Buccaneers had a field goal attempt blocked and intercepted. Then "Yakkety Sax" just kept playing.

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Luck sets record, steers Colts to 23-20 win

Andrew Luck broke the rookie record for passing yards and pulled off a 23-20 win against the Dolphins in Indianapolis

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Luck breaks rookie passing record

Andrew Luck threw for over 400 yards today, en route to breaking a rookie passing record.

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Panthers, Newton best Redskins

Cam Newton and the Panthers won the battle between young quarterbacks against Washington's Robert Griffin III.

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Houston tops Buffalo, 21-9

The Houston Texans improved to 7-1 on Sunday by defeating the Buffalo Bills at home, 21-9.

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Ravens avoid upset bid by Browns

The Baltimore Ravens used a late touchdown drive after going cold to avoid the Cleveland Browns' upset.

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Robert Griffin flip GIF

RG3 does his best John Elway impression

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Manning sharp as Broncos win 3rd straight

Peyton Manning and the Broncos captured their third straight game and improved to 5-3 with a 31-23 win over the Bengals in Week 9.

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Does the Redskins Week 9 loss mean an Obama loss?

In light of the Washington Redskins' loss to the Carolina Panthers, we break down the "Redskins Rule" regarding presidential elections. According to the rule, when the Redskins lose, the incumbent party loses the election.

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Peanut punching footballs all over the place

With four more forced fumbles today, Peanut is leading another big Bears day on defense.

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REF DOWN!

A simple ball flip turned into one of the year's best moments.

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Aaron Rodgers continues racking up touchdowns

Rodgers pays tribute to election season with 'four score' day.

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Brandon Marshall having huge fantasy day

Brandon Marshall is shining against the Titans

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Lions use big second quarter to beat Jags, 31-14

The Lions built a big lead in the first half and cruised to an easy victory over the Jags on Sunday.

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Pat Shurmur is so #goacc

Browns HC isn't taking chances. He likes field goals just fine.

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Andrew Luck ties Peyton Manning rookie record

Luck has only half of a season to break the record. Can he do it?

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Terry Bradshaw not aware of political correctness

Fox's NFL analyst is not the master of political correctness

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Deus Ex Machina: Ref Edition

When you're the Carolina Panthers, even the refs are out to get you.

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Donnie Avery injures hip, return questionable

Donnie Avery collided with a Dolphin defender and left the game with a hip injury

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RGIII goes past 500 yards rushing on the season

Rookie QB passes 500 rushing yards on the season

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Dwyer, Mendenhall out for Steelers vs. Giants

Pittsburgh will be missing two running backs Sunday vs. the Giants.

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AJ Green scores in seventh straight game

Green can declare himself the 'Champ' after another touchdown.

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Ray Rice slowing down after early start

After an early TD, Ray Rice is not finding much room to run.

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Holliday Sets Franchise Record With Kick Return TD

Broncos kick returner Trindon Holliday gives the Broncos a two-touchdown lead after setting the franchise record with a 105-yard kick return.

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Packers' Bryan Bulaga hurts hip, questionable

Green Bay Packers tackle Bryan Bulaga left the game against the Arizona Cardinals with a hip injury.

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Israel Idonije limps off field with injured ankle

A left ankle injury has removed Chicago Bears defensive end Israel Idonije from the team's blowout of the Tennessee Titans on Sunday afternoon.

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It's Election Season in the NFL, y'all

Election Day is coming up. Will these guys have your vote?

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Cam Newton having success vs. Redskins

On the ground, and through the air, Cam Newton is hurting the Redskins

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Reggie Bush defies the laws of physics

Reggie Bush doesn't care about momentum and how to stop it with this TD.

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Randall Cobb having huge day

Randall Cobb is tearing up the Arizona secondary today

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Trent Richardson running well vs. Ravens

With 76 yards on 5.4 YPC, T-Rich is running downhill against a tough Ravens' rushing defense.

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Mikel LeShoure off to hot start on Sunday

Lions can get comfortable with yet another running back.

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Robert Griffin III fantasy update

Robert Griffin III is having an impact, but the Panthers are doing a good job containing

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Packers pumpkinheads

There's a new style in Wisconsin and it's likely to last for … days.

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Owen Daniels is celebrating or something

What is he doing? It's like five different TD celebrations in one?

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Jaguars mascot knows the rules

The Jaguars mascot knows what's up.

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Ravens' RB Bernard Pierce scores first NFL TD

The former Temple Owl running back will now have a football to put on his mantle.

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Smith extends receiving record for Panthers

Steve Smith extends receiving record.

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Jordy Nelson leaves game against Cardinals

Nelson was a surprise "active" this morning, but may not stay active for long.

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Panthers RBs abysmal on third down

Carolina has a lot of money invested in the RB position, and for what?

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Redskins throwback uniforms are pretty great

But next time, let's do the real thing, huh?

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NFL inactives, Week 9: Broncos vs. Bengals

The Texans will be without backup running back Ben Tate, and the Bills will be down a pair of starters on Sunday afternoon.

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Packers, Cardinals both dealing with injuries

The Cardinals and Packers will battle it out at Lambeau Field, with both teams missing major pieces to their respective puzzles.

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Bears-Titans inactives

Tennessee Titans quarterback Jake Locker remains out with a shoulder injury; Bears receiver Alshon Jeffrey still inactive with broken hand

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NFL inactive list, Week 9: Dolphins vs. Colts

Ryan Tannehill will start for the Dolphins on Sunday, while Colts running back Donald Brown is active but will not start.

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Calvin Johnson expected to play against Jaguars

Detroit Lions wide receiver Calvin Johnson is listed as active against the Jacksonville Jaguars.

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Haloti Ngata active for Ravens

Haloti Ngata is among the actives for the Baltimore Ravens.

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Garcon, Meriweather still out for Skins

The Redskins and Panthers clash on Sunday without a few key players on both sides.

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Darren Sproles could miss 2 games with broken hand

New Orleans Saints running back and return specialist Darren Sproles could miss as many as two games with a broken hand.

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Week 9 NFL injury report

With a full Sunday of games, SB Nation's medical expert gets you ready with a look at the big injuries.

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Time for the Falcons to lose

We're back with lines and picks for all Week 9's games, including Falcons-Cowboys on Sunday Night Football, the game that might ruin Atlanta's perfect season.

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Rain and snow in Week 9

SB Nation weather contributor Brian Neudorff, a meteorologist, gives the forecast for Week 9 in the NFL.

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The game of the week. Of the millennium.

The Cowboys search for the glory hole while the Falcons' pursuit of perfection continues. This is the game of the week. Of the millennium.

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