The Latest: Raiders tip Dolphins, pierce into 2nd in AFC West

The Latest on a ninth Sunday of a NFL unchanging deteriorate (all times Eastern):


11:40 p.m.

Derek Carr threw for 300 yards and a Oakland Raiders overcame dual fluky plays that cost them possession to flog a Miami Dolphins 27-24.

Carr went 21 of 30 with one touchdown and one interception. He helped a Raiders modify 8 for 15 third downs.

The Dolphins recovered an onside flog and came adult with a takeaway when Oakland fumbled twice on a singular play, though unsuccessful to modify possibly event into points. Oakland also overcame 10 penalties for 105 yards, including 3 for nonessential harshness in a second quarter.

Oakland (4-5) won for usually a second time given Week 2. Miami (4-4) fell to .500 for a third time this season, and mislaid a tighten diversion for a initial time in some-more than a year.

The Raiders are now in second place in a AFC West, dual games behind a Chiefs. The Dolphins are third in a AFC East.

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9:45 p.m.

Miami Dolphins quarterback Jay Cutler, behind after blank one diversion with burst ribs, finished his initial 16 passes opposite a Oakland Raiders.

Cutler finally threw an incompletion late in a initial half. The Dolphins struggled to run a turn and trailed 13-9 during halftime.

Cutler was 16 for 17 for 141 yards and a touchdown.

— AP Sports Writer Steven Wine stating from Miami Gardens, Florida

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9:20 p.m.

Dolphins kicker Cody Parkey recovered his possess onside flog opposite a Raiders.

With Miami heading 6-3 in a second quarter, Parkey bunted a flog and chased it 10 yards downfield. He grabbed it on a run before a Raiders could get to it. He was immediately tackled, giving a Dolphins a turn during midfield, though they unsuccessful to score.

With a recovery, Parkey done justification for blank a extra-point try on a before play.

— AP Sports Writer Steven Wine stating from Miami Gardens, Florida

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9:05 p.m.

Three Miami Dolphins players who knelt during a inhabitant anthem before Sunday night’s diversion told manager Adam Gase that watchful in a hovel during a anthem was interfering with their diversion preparation, according to a chairman informed with a discussions.

Julius Thomas, Michael Thomas and Kenny Stills took a knee during a anthem before Miami played Oakland.

Before new games, a 3 waited in a hovel after Gase determined a group process requiring players possibly to mount for a anthem or sojourn in a tunnel.

The chairman informed with a discussions pronounced Gase told them he elite that they mount during a anthem though reputable their right to demonstrate themselves and loose a group rule.

The chairman spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity given a Dolphins didn’t criticism on a protests.

Earlier this week, Dolphins owners Stephen Ross assimilated with his players to emanate a account for amicable probity programs.

— AP Sports Writer Steven Wine stating from Miami Gardens, Florida

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8:35 p.m.

Miami Dolphins players Julius Thomas, Michael Thomas and Kenny Stills knelt during a inhabitant anthem before Sunday night’s diversion opposite a Raiders.

Their protests brought a sum to 18 NFL players that Associated Press reporters saw protesting during a anthem before Week 9 games.

For a Dolphins, a diversion was a initial given owners Stephen Ross assimilated with his players to emanate a account for amicable probity programs.

It’s also a initial time a 3 players have protested on a margin given manager Adam Gase determined a group process requiring players to possibly mount during a anthem or wait in a tunnel.

Ten players protested before Sunday’s late-afternoon games, and 5 some-more protested before a early kickoffs.

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7:40 p.m.

Rob Kelley scored on a 1-yard touchdown run with 59 seconds left as a Washington Redskins rallied for a 17-14 feat over Seattle to leave a Seahawks (5-3) one diversion behind a Rams in a NFC West.

In other late-afternoon action, a Dallas Cowboys flog a Chiefs 28-17 and a San Francisco 49ers remained winless with a 20-10 detriment to a Arizona Cardinals. Kansas City (6-2) stays atop a AFC West, with a rest of a multiplication next .500.

The Cowboys (5-3) route a 8-1 Eagles in a NFC East, and a Redskins (4-4) are in third place. Arizona got behind to .500 though a harmed Carson Palmer, though a Cardinals sojourn behind Seattle and a Rams.

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7:20 p.m.

Arizona’s Frostee Rucker and Hasson Reddick and San Francisco’s Carlos Hyde have been ejected for fighting.

The teams got into a pull in a fourth entertain Sunday after former 49ers reserve Antoine Bethea strike San Francisco quarterback C.J. Beathard late as he was shifting following a run.

The 49ers took difference to a strike and players from both teams started scuffling.

Rucker, Reddick and Hyde were all ejected.

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6:10 p.m.

Kansas City rookie star Tyreek Hill showed off his speed and elusiveness on a singular touchdown to finish a initial half opposite a Cowboys.

With 2 seconds left, instead of a normal explosve to a finish zone, a Chiefs Alex Smith threw to Hill during around a 40-yard line. With a integrate blockers in front, Hill afterwards slipped by a Cowboys forestall invulnerability to score.

The 57-yard touchdown pulled a Chiefs to within 14-10, and they scored in a third entertain to take a 17-10 lead.

In other late-afternoon action, a Arizona Cardinals lead a San Francisco 49ers 14-10 and a Washington Redskins lead a Seattle Seahawks 10-2 early in a third quarter.

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5:05 p.m.

After being scarcely flawless by a initial 7 games, Seattle Seahawks kicker Blair Walsh is struggling.

Walsh has missed both of his field-goal attempts in a initial half. Walsh missed badly left from 44 yards in a initial entertain while kicking toward a sealed finish of CenturyLink Field. Walsh afterwards missed hardly left early in a second entertain from 39 yards. The second flog started down a center though bending usually far-reaching of a upright.

Walsh was 12 of 13 on a deteriorate entrance into Sunday’s game. His usually skip came from 37 yards in Week 4.

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4:40 p.m.

Associated Press reporters counted 15 NFL players protesting during a inhabitant anthem before week 9 games.

After 5 players protested before a early kickoffs, 10 some-more protested before a late-afternoon games.

San Francisco 49ers reserve Eric Reid, linebacker Eli Harold and receiver Marquise Goodwin knelt during a anthem before their diversion with a Arizona Cardinals. Reid, a tighten crony of former 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick, has been one of a leaders of a criticism movement.

Six active players and during slightest one active actor for a Seattle Seahawks were sitting for a anthem before to a diversion with a Washington Redskins.

The infancy of a Seahawks defensive line has been sitting during a anthem for many of a season. Newly acquired left tackle Duane Brown took a knee.

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4:30 p.m.

Three NFC multiplication leaders blew out their antithesis in early games Sunday, as a Saints, Eagles and Rams were dominant.

The Eagles kept rolling as Carson Wentz threw 4 touchdown passes and Philadelphia trounced Denver 51-23 for a seventh true victory. Jay Ajayi combined a 46-yard touchdown run in his Eagles entrance after being acquired from a Miami Dolphins. The Eagles handed a Broncos their fourth true loss.

In other early-afternoon action, a Carolina Panthers edged a Atlanta Falcons 20-17, a Tennessee Titans flog a Baltimore Ravens 23-20, a Jacksonville Jaguars degraded a Cincinnati Bengals 23-7, a New Orleans Saints churned a Tampa Bay Buccaneers 30-10, a Indianapolis Colts flog a Houston Texans 20-14 and a Los Angeles Rams blew out a New York Giants 51-17.

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4 p.m.

The Seattle Seahawks are chasing their fifth true feat and attempting to keep gait with a Los Angeles Rams atop a NFC West standings as they horde a Washington Redskins in one of Sunday’s late afternoon games.

The late-afternoon report also has a Kansas City Chiefs visiting a Dallas Cowboys and a winless San Francisco 49ers hosting a Arizona Cardinals.

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3:45 p.m.

Tampa Bay Buccaneers defensive finish William Gholston has been carted off on a bracket to a watchful ambulance with what group officials are observant was a neck injury.

Team officials were misleading on a accurate inlet of a damage or how it occurred after Gholston collapsed while he was perplexing to quarrel off a block.

While medical crew treated a damage with caution, Gholston could be seen relocating his extremities and giving a thumbs-up.

Gholston has 24 solo or assisted tackles this deteriorate and does not have a sack.

— AP Sports Writer Brett Martel stating from New Orleans

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3:15 p.m.

Trailing 30-3 and struggling to pierce a ball, a Tampa Bay offense is angry. Receiver Mike Evans was flagged for leveling Saints cornerback Marshon Lattimore after a play.

Saints defensive behind De’Vante Harris afterwards came charging into a melee, and a scuffle ensued nearby a Bucs bench.

As Lattimore and Harris were pulled behind toward their side of a field, Saints manager Sean Payton marched scarcely half approach opposite a margin to gesticulate angrily during a Tampa Bay bench.

Evans was flagged for nonessential roughness.

He had done usually one locate for 13 yards — in a initial entertain — and seemed to harm his left leg when he was tackled on that play by Lattimore, who has lonesome him many of a game.

There were no ejections.

— AP Sports Writer Brett Martel stating from New Orleans

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3:15 p.m.

Baltimore Ravens left tackle Ronnie Stanley has harm a shoulder in a third entertain opposite a Tennessee Titans, and he is controversial to return.

Stanley went to a belligerent on a 17-yard pass execution from Joe Flacco to Maxx Williams with 8:17 left in a third quarter. He went to a sideline. Left ensure James Hurst slid over to reinstate Stanley, and Luke Bowanko came in during left guard.

The Tennessee Titans are heading a Ravens 16-6. They have sacked Flacco twice with dual interceptions before Stanley was hurt.

— AP Sports Writer Teresa M. Walker stating from Nashville

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3 p.m.

Tennessee Titans reserve Kevin Byard didn’t get his initial interception in a NFL until his 20th game. The second-year pro is creation adult for mislaid time.

Byard got his second interception of a day on Joe Flacco’s second pass of a third quarter. He now has 5 interceptions in his final 7 buliding for Tennessee.

The reserve came into a diversion second in a NFL with 4 interceptions. Byard intercepted 19 passes in college during Middle Tennessee and was a initial collect of a third turn by Tennessee in 2016.

— AP Sports Writer Teresa M. Walker stating from Nashville

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2:45 p.m.

If a Buccaneers are going to erase a mixed measure necessity and equivocate a fifth true loss, they competence have to do it though starting quarterback Jameis Winston.

Winston remained on a sidelined — in uniform though with his helmet off — when Tampa Bay non-stop a second half on offense, trailing 16-3. Ryan Fitzpatrick led that drive, that lasted usually 3 plays before Tampa Bay had to punt behind to New Orleans.

Winston had been singular recently with right shoulder soreness. In a initial half, Winston finished 7 of 13 passes for 67 yards and was sacked twice. He also scrambled twice, holding a complicated strike on one of those plays as he struggled successfully for first-down yardage.

The Bucs contend Winston is controversial to return.

— AP Sports Writer Brett Martel stating from New Orleans

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2:35 p.m.

Cincinnati receiver A.J. Green and Jacksonville cornerback Jalen Ramsey have been ejected for fighting, after Green body-slammed Ramsey and chuck punches during him.

Ramsey seemed to be derisive Green many of a initial half. On a next-to-last play of a second quarter, Ramsey pushed Green to a belligerent during a finish of a using play.

Green got up, grabbed Ramsey around a neck, slammed him to a belligerent and delivered countless punches. Players from both teams rushed onto a field, with several exchanging difference and pushing, though coaches and officials kept it from escalating.

Officials ejected Green and Ramsey.

Ramsey’s pull started a fight, though Green expected faces some-more critical fortify given of his aroused reaction, quite throwing punches.

— AP Sports Writer Mark Long stating from Jacksonville, Florida

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1:50 p.m.

Tennessee Titans quarterback Marcus Mariota finally has his initial touchdown pass from inside a red section this season.

Mariota found Rishard Matthews with a 16-yard TD pass with 1:04 left in a initial quarter, giving a Titans a 10-3 lead over a Baltimore Ravens . Mariota started a diversion 6 of 7 for 80 yards with a TD pass.

The Titans led a NFL final deteriorate scoring touchdowns inside an opponent’s 20, and nobody had a aloft passer rating in that area of a margin than Mariota over a past dual seasons. Mariota now has 34 TD passes in his career in a red zone, and he has nonetheless to be intercepted.

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1:45 p.m.

In New Orleans, a retard celebration is developing. There were blocked kicks on uninterrupted snaps in a Saints’ diversion with a Tampa Bay Buccaneers.

First, Justin Hardee came in purify for a smothering retard on Tampa Bay punter Bryan Anger . The retard constructed a ultimate gift hop. It bounced high and behind Anger, permitting Hardee to run underneath it many in walk and slip into a finish section for a game’s initial touchdown.

Then a Bucs defensive behind Ryan Smith blocked Wil Lutz’ point-after attempt.

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1:20 p.m.

Associated Press reporters counted usually 5 players protesting before or during a inhabitant anthem in some approach before a early-afternoon games.

Philadelphia Eagles safeties Malcolm Jenkins and Rodney McLeod lifted their fists during a anthem. Defensive finish Chris Long put an arm on Jenkins. Giants harmed defensive finish Oliver Vernon took a knee.

Tennessee Titans far-reaching receiver Rishard Matthews stayed off a margin during a anthem.

About a dozen members of a New Orleans Saints took a knee before a anthem, though stood once a open residence announcer asked a throng to rise.

No members of a Houston Texans knelt. One week earlier, all though about 10 Texans took a knee to criticism group owners Bob McNair’s criticism that “we can’t have a inmates using a prison” during a assembly of NFL owners about actor protests.

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1 p.m.

The Philadelphia Eagles find their seventh true feat and a Denver Broncos try to equivocate their fourth true detriment in maybe a many intriguing early diversion on a NFL’s Sunday schedule.

Denver quarterback Brock Osweiler replaces Trevor Siemian. Osweiler done 7 starts for Denver dual years ago though struggled with a Houston Texans final season.

In other early-afternoon action, a Colts transport to Houston as a Texans adjust to life though harmed quarterback Deshaun Watson

In a NFC South, a Falcons finally play a multiplication enemy holding on a Panthers though traded receiver Kelvin Benjamin.

Other early games embody Baltimore during Tennessee, Tampa Bay during New Orleans, a Los Angeles Rams during a New York Giants and Cincinnati during Jacksonville.

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