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  • Associated Press Kansas City Chiefs' Tyreek Hill caught six passes for 185 yards and two touchdowns in a 38-31 loss to the New York Jets. , left, scores a touchdown during the second half of an NFL football game against the New York Jets, Sunday, Dec. 3, 2017, in East Rutherford, N.J. (AP Photo/Julie Jacobson)

Monday, December 04, 2017 1:00 am

Postgame Blitz


Alex Smith, Chiefs, went 19 for 33 for 366 yards and four touchdowns in the Chiefs' 38-31 loss to the Jets.

Philip Rivers, Chargers, completed 31 of 43 passes for 344 yards and a touchdown as Los Angeles beat winless Cleveland, 19-10.

Josh McCown, Jets, went 26 of 36 for 331 yards and a touchdown.

Blake Bortles, Jaguars, completed 26 of 35 passes for 309 yards, with TD passes to Marqise Lee and Keelan Cole, in the Jaguars' 30-10 win over the Indianapolis Colts.

Joe Flacco, Ravens, had his best game of the season, completing 23 of 36 passes for 269 yards and two touchdowns while guiding an offense that did not commit a turnover in Baltimore's 44-20 win over the Detroit Lions.


Kenyan Drake, Dolphins, ran for 120 yards on 23 carries both career highs and a touchdown in Miami's 35-9 victory over the Denver Broncos.

Jamaal Williams, Packers, had 21 carries for 113 yards and a touchdown in Green Bay's 26-20 overtime victory over the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.

Derrick Henry, Titans, rushed for 109 yards on just 11 carries and had a touchdown in the Titans' 24-13 win over the Houston Texans.

Marshawn Lynch, Raiders, had his first 100-yard game since coming out of retirement, with 101 yards including a 51-yard touchdown run in Oakland's 24-17 win over the New York Giants.

Alvin Kamara, Saints, ran for 60 yards and two tackle-shedding touchdowns and caught five passes for 66 yards in the Saints' 31-21 win over the Carolina Panthers. Teammate Mark Ingram ran for 85 yards, doing most of his damage on a 72-yard run early in the second quarter. Two plays later, he scored from 3 yards. The pair had 248 yards from scrimmage, the fifth straight game in which they totaled at least 200 scrimmage yards


Jermaine Kearse, Jets, had nine receptions for 157 yards.

Rob Gronkowski, Patriots, had nine catches for 147 yards in New England's 23-3 win over the Buffalo Bills.

Mike Wallace, Ravens, had five catches for 116 yards.

Keenan Allen, Chargers, had 10 catches for 105 yards and a touchdown.

Special Teams

Robbie Gould, 49ers, made all five field-goal attempts none longer than 35 yards including the winning, 24-yarder in the closing seconds as San Francisco beat his former team, the Chicago Bears, 15-14.

Greg Zuerlein, Rams, was 4 for 4 on field goals, including a 56-yarder, in Los Angeles' 32-16 win over the Arizona Cardinals.

Justin Tucker, Ravens, made all three of his field-goal attempts, including a key 51-yarder.


Xavien Howard, Dolphins, returned an interception for a touchdown and had another interception that set up a fourth-quarter TD.

Eric Weddle, Ravens, had a strip-sack that led to a touchdown, and later returned an interception for a touchdown.

Clay Matthews, Packers, had 21/2 sacks, and teammate Kenny Clark added two sacks.

– Associated Press