Kettle call: Cowboys ride Elliott's stunt to bounce-back win

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Ezekiel Elliott probably has a fine coming from the NFL for jumping into an oversized Salvation Army red kettle to celebrate a short touchdown run in a bounce-back win for the Dallas Cowboys.

Owner and general manager Jerry Jones sure hopes so.

  • Written by SCHUYLER DIXON, AP Sports Writer

Patriots, Raiders clinch playoff spots

Tom Brady and the Patriots clinched another division title and helped the Dolphins jump into a postseason position while Oakland snapped a 13-year playoff drought.

  • Written by ROB MAADDI, AP Pro Football Writer