NFL roundup: Tannehill, Titans stun Mahomes, Chiefs late


Ryan Tannehill fired a decisive 23-yard landing move to Adam Humphries with 23 seconds remaining Sunday, and the Tennessee Titans surprised the Kansas Metropolis Chiefs, 35-32, in Nashville, Tenn.

Nov 10, 2019; Nashville, TN, USA; Tennessee Titans quarterback Ryan Tannehill (17) passes in opposition to the Kansas Metropolis Chiefs throughout the second half at Nissan Stadium. Obligatory Credit score: Jim Brown-USA TODAY Sports activities

Harrison Butker, who made a area objective as time expired to allow the Chiefs to beat Minnesota final week, had a 52-yard try blocked on the buzzer. Tannehill handed for 181 yards and two touchdowns, and Derrick Henry rushed for 188 yards and two extra scores.

On their earlier possession, the Chiefs (6-Four) lined up for a area objective after going three-and-out inside the ultimate two minutes, however holder Dustin Colquitt couldn’t deal with the snap and was flagged for intentional grounding on a desperation move.

Tannehill and the Titans (5-5) took over and coated 61 yards in 4 performs to spoil the return of Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes, who missed the 2 earlier video games with a dislocated knee. Mahomes, enjoying with a brace on his proper knee, handed for 446 yards, going 36 of 50, with three touchdowns.

Packers 24, Panthers 16

Preston Smith stopped Christian McCaffrey contained in the 1-yard line on the sport’s remaining play, and Inexperienced Bay survived Carolina’s prolonged, last-minute drive to win at snowy Lambeau Area.

McCaffrey was stopped on second-and-goal from the two — with the ruling upheld upon evaluation — ending an 18-play, 88-yard drive by the Panthers (5-Four) that included a fourth-and-10 conversion from quarterback Kyle Allen to D.J. Moore.

The Packers (Eight-2) rode three touchdowns from Aaron Jones and 156 mixed speeding yards from Jones and Jamaal Williams. Aaron Rodgers completed 17 of 29 for 233 yards.

Falcons 26, Saints 9

Matt Ryan threw two landing passes, and visiting Atlanta ended a six-game dropping streak by stopping New Orleans’ six-game profitable streak.

Ryan, who accomplished 20 of 35 for 182 yards, threw scoring passes of Eight yards to Austin Hooper and 10 yards to Brian Hill for the sport’s solely touchdowns. The Falcons (2-7) restricted Drew Brees and the Saints’ offense to a few Wil Lutz area objectives.

Brees, enjoying in his second recreation after a five-game absence as a consequence of thumb surgical procedure, accomplished 32 of 45 passes for 287 yards and was sacked six occasions by a protection that had seven sacks complete coming into the sport.

Steelers 17, Rams 12

Mason Rudolph handed for 242 yards and a landing to James Washington to enhance a powerful Pittsburgh protection in a win over visiting Los Angeles.

The Steelers (5-Four), who gained their fourth straight recreation, held the Rams (5-Four) with out an offensive landing and had 4 takeaways.

Washington had six receptions for 90 yards, together with the landing, which tied the sport at 7-7 on the finish of the primary quarter. Minkah Fitzpatrick had a fumble restoration and return for a landing and sealed the win with an interception with 20 seconds left.

Ravens 49, Bengals 13

Lamar Jackson threw three landing passes and scored on a long term as visiting Baltimore ripped Cincinnati.

Jackson accomplished his first 11 passes, two of these touchdowns to Mark Andrews. He additionally scored on a 47-yard run, fooling a pair of defenders with a spin transfer earlier than accelerating into the top zone.

The Bengals (Zero-9), the NFL’s lone winless staff, didn’t seem to have solved something whilst they got here off an open week on the schedule. Rookie Ryan Finley ended up 16 for 30 for 167 yards with a landing and an interception. He changed Andy Dalton, who was benched after eight video games, because the starter.

Bears 20, Lions 13

Mitch Trubisky threw for 173 yards and three touchdowns to assist host Chicago snap a four-game dropping streak with a victory in opposition to Detroit.

The Bears (Four-5) gained for the primary time since Week Four to take sole possession of third place within the NFC North. The Lions (Three-5-1), enjoying with out injured beginning quarterback Matthew Stafford, misplaced for the fifth time in six video games.

Backup quarterback Jeff Driskel’s fourth-down move towards the top zone from the Bears’ 25-yard line fell incomplete as time expired. Stafford missed the sport with what ESPN reported had been a number of fractures in his again, snapping a streak of 136 consecutive begins, the sixth-longest by a quarterback in NFL historical past.

Browns 19, Payments 16

Baker Mayfield discovered Rashard Higgins for a 7-yard landing move with 1:44 remaining to assist Cleveland snap a four-game dropping streak by defeating visiting Buffalo.

Buffalo’s Stephen Hauschka missed a 53-yard field-goal try with 17 seconds to go. It was his second missed field-goal attempt of the sport.

Mayfield completed 26 of 38 for 238 yards and two touchdowns for the Browns (Three-6), who had been Zero-Three at residence. Nick Chubb ran for 116 yards on 20 carries. Cleveland’s profitable drive went 82 yards in 10 performs, taking Three:42.

Jets 34, Giants 27

Le’Veon Bell’s 1-yard landing run eight seconds into the fourth quarter gave the “host” Jets the lead for good, as they defeated the Giants in a battle of skidding New York groups who share MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, N.J.

The Jets (2-7) snapped a three-game dropping streak, whereas the Giants (2-Eight) have misplaced six straight. Quarterback Sam Darnold threw for 230 yards and accounted for 2 touchdowns — one passing and one speeding — for the Jets. Security Jamal Adams had two sacks and two pressured fumbles and scored the opposite landing by stripping the ball from Giants quarterback Daniel Jones and racing untouched into the top zone for a 25-yard rating early within the third quarter.

Jones linked on 26 of 40 passes for 308 yards and 4 touchdowns — two apiece to Golden Tate and Darius Slayton — however was sacked six occasions. The Giants had simply 23 yards on 17 carries, together with 1 yard on 13 carries by Saquon Barkley.

Buccaneers 30, Cardinals 27

Jameis Winston handed for 358 yards and a landing, and Peyton Barber scored the go-ahead landing on a 1-yard run with 1:43 remaining as host Tampa Bay broke a four-game dropping streak on the expense of Arizona.

Ronald Jones had 106 yards from scrimmage and rushed for a landing, and O.J. Howard caught a scoring move from Winston, who engineered the 10th fourth-quarter comeback of his profession because the Bucs (Three-6) performed their first recreation in Raymond James Stadium in 49 days.

Kyler Murray accomplished 27 of 44 passes for 324 yards and tied a profession excessive with three touchdowns. Christian Kirk caught all three scores whereas setting profession highs in receiving yards (138) and touchdowns because the Cardinals (Three-6-1) misplaced their third straight.

Dolphins 16, Colts 12

Miami’s protection intercepted Brian Hoyer 3 times, and kicker Jason Sanders boomed three lengthy area objectives, together with the go-ahead and insurance coverage kicks within the fourth quarter of an upset in Indianapolis.

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Sanders’ 48-yarder with 5:45 left within the recreation gave the Dolphins (2-7) a 13-12 lead, and one other 48-yarder simply over two minutes later upped the result in 4. That occurred 5 performs after Nik Needham intercepted Hoyer on the Indianapolis 35.

The Colts’ remaining drive ended on the Dolphins’ Eight when Hoyer’s fourth-down move to tight finish Eric Ebron got here up 2 yards shy of a primary down, as Needham made the deal with with 45 seconds remaining. Hoyer, making his first begin in two years as Jacoby Brissett (knee) sat out, completed 18 of 39 for 204 yards.

—Area Degree Media