In the NFL, trends justify the means

Strange days indeed.

After starting the season 0-10, the Oakland Raiders finally got a win . . . by beating the scorching-hot Kansas City Chiefs, who had won seven of their previous eight games.

The first-place Atlanta Falcons at 4-6 will play ...

Dan Caesar's Week 12 NFL picks

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BROWNS AT FALCONS

Time: 1 p.m.

Line: Falcons by 3

CLEV gets back WR Josh Gordon, the NFL's top receiver last year, who had been suspended all season. How much he'll play is unknown, but he'll face the league's worst pass 'D...

Joe Banner adjusting to life after NFL

Joe Banner woke up Thursday morning in Delray Beach, Fla., where the forecast high was 77 degrees. All things considered, he would have rather been in Cleveland, where the natives had to deal with a record low of 10 degrees Tuesday and nearly 10 ...