Bengals eliminate Lions from playoff contention 26-17

CINCINNATI (AP) — Matthew Stafford made a right-hand turn out of the visitors' locker room and headed into the gloomy night with yet another long offseason soon to follow. With everything on the line, the Lions came up short again.

  • Written by By JOE KAY , AP Sports Writer

Loss leaves Browns with 1 more chance to avoid winless year

CHICAGO (AP) — The Browns are barreling toward a winless season, and defensive end Myles Garrett had a message for anyone afraid Cleveland will draft them — don't be.

Instead, embrace the opportunity.

  • Written by By ANDREW SELIGMAN , AP Sports Writer