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Chiefs look to rebound against Broncos

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DENVER (AP) Keeping Patrick Mahomes on the sideline has worked wonders for Kansas City's opponents, providing a blueprint for the Broncos on Thursday night as they seek their first win over the Chiefs in four years.

"Every game has its own personality," cautioned Broncos coach Vic Fangio .

Every team also builds its own reputation, and the Chiefs (4-2) have a dud of a defense to go along with that firecracker offense. Exploit that and the Broncos (2-4) can jump right back into the AFC West race after their September stumble.

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Lions get RB Carson off waivers from GB

ALLEN PARK, Mich. (AP) The Detroit Lions have been awarded running back Tra Carson via waivers from Green Bay.

The Lions also announced Thursday that they have released running back Paul Perkins.

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Giants Barkley practices, mum on return

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) Dynamic running back Saquon Barkley is being coy about his chances of playing for the New York Giants on Sunday against the Arizona Cardinals.

Barkley was a full go in practice on Thursday for the second straight day, and most expect the second-year running back to play on Sunday for the first time since hurting his right ankle on Sept. 22 against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.

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Jets LB Mosley to return vs. Patriots

FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) C.J. Mosley broke his own news with an announcement the New York Jets and their fans have been waiting to hear for weeks.

"I'm playing Monday night," the star linebacker declared Thursday before repeating himself when a reporter asked what he said.

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Raiders DC: Burfict ban a 'witch hunt'

ALAMEDA, Calif. (AP) Oakland defensive coordinator Paul Guenther lashed out at the NFL for the lengthy suspension the league handed to Raiders linebacker Vontaze Burfict for a helmet-to-helmet hit, one of a series of violations for which he has been punished.

Burfict was suspended for the final 12 games of the regular season and the playoffs for the hit to the head of Indianapolis tight end Jack Doyle on Sept. 29. It was longest suspension ever handed down by the league for an on-field infraction.

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Browns, Redskins discussing T Williams?

BEREA, Ohio (AP) Cleveland Browns general manager John Dorsey already has pulled off one blockbuster trade. He seems eager to make another.

Dorsey said he's had "a few conversations" lately with Washington Redskins President Bruce Allen and hinted one of the topics discussed has been a trade for star left tackle Trent Williams.

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Goodell: PI reviews working as expected

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) NFL commissioner Roger Goodell says the new video review rule for pass interference is working as expected, with only obvious mistakes by officials being corrected.

Through Week 6, the league has had 44 reviews related to pass interference, and the on-field ruling was reversed seven times.

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Bears hope to have Trubisky back at QB

LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) The Chicago Bears are cautiously optimistic quarterback Mitchell Trubisky will return this week from a left shoulder injury.

Trubisky said he feels "close" to 100 percent and hopes to start when the Bears host the New Orleans Saints on Sunday.

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Rudolph to start at QB for Steelers

PITTSBURGH (AP) Looks like "Duck Season" will last just a week for the Pittsburgh Steelers.

Coach Mike Tomlin said Wednesday that Mason Rudolph will return to the starting lineup after being cleared by an independent neurological consultant following a concussion he sustained against Baltimore on Oct. 6.

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Raiders sign TE Waller to extension

ALAMEDA, Calif. (AP) The Oakland Raiders have signed tight end Darren Waller to a multiyear contract extension.

The team announced Wednesday the deal to keep Waller from becoming a restricted free agent next offseason.

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