Trufant, Atlanta defense wary of Brees

FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. (AP) — Falcons cornerback Desmond Trufant expects to be exhausted by the end of Atlanta’s NFC South showdown Sunday at N…

Raiders defense depleted by injuries

ALAMEDA, Calif. (AP) — The Oakland Raiders defense was dealt a big blow back in the preseason when middle linebacker and defensive signal ca…

Lions preparing for the cold

ALLEN PARK, Mich. (AP) — The Detroit Lions like to call themselves an indoor team with an outdoor mentality. Now it’s time to put that mantr…

49ers’ Harbaugh mum on reported offer

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — 49ers coach Jim Harbaugh is declining to respond to reports that he is weighing an offer from Michigan to become …