ARLINGTON, Texas — Ezekiel Elliott doesn’t feel the need to declare himself the best running back in the NFL with the two-time rushing champion and the Dallas Cowboys set to face current leader Dalvin Cook and the Minnesota Vikings.

EAGAN, Minn. (AP) — Jayron Kearse returned to the Minnesota Vikings on Monday following his weekend arrest on suspicion of driving while impaired and with a loaded gun and apologized to the team and fans.

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — It was supposed to be a Sunday night celebration of two of the NFL’s storied franchises, the Green Bay Packers and Kansas City Chiefs, teams that played in the first Super Bowl and each led these days by transcendent quarterbacks.

MINNEAPOLIS — Dalvin Cook had 171 total yards and the game’s only touchdown, helping Kirk Cousins beat his old team on the first try and carrying the Minnesota Vikings to a 19-9 victory over the Washington Redskins on Thursday night.

Eau Claire Post 53 wins the American Legion regional 13-0 over Superior behind Stan Morley and a grand slam by Bob Hansis to advance to the state meet at Wausau and takes the title with five wins in six games, beating Wausau 8-3 in the championship game as Tom Rodel hurls the win, Gregg Bohl…

Henry Aaron hits 14 home runs in May to move into fifth place all time with 528. Reggie Jackson belts two home runs, including a game-winner in the 13th as the A’s beat the Senators 7-5 in front of president Richard Nixon. Harmon Killebrew’s 3-run homer gives the Twins a 3-2 win over the Yan…

The Vikings are one of the teams considered to be placed in pro football’s AFL to get a 13-13 alignment between the two divisions but in the end, it’s the Colts, Steelers and Browns who are moved despite protests.

The Baltimore Colts eliminate the Packers from the playoffs with a 16-3 decision as QB Zeke Bratkowski is limited to 113 yards passing. Green Bay closes a 6-7-1 season on a high note with a 28-27 win over the Bears as Don Horn, called the quarterback of the future, throws two touchdown passe…

GREEN BAY — If the Green Bay Packers are going to keep defenses from doing what the San Francisco 49ers did Sunday, they’re going to have to get a better performance from Cedric Benson.

GREEN BAY — If the Green Bay Packers want to feel better about themselves after an embarrassing 35-10 loss to the Cleveland Browns on Thursday night, they ought to focus their attention on the left tackle spot.

GREEN BAY — Casey Hayward has covered so well three days into training camp that it's entirely possible he could become just the Green Bay Packers' eighth cornerback in more than 50 years to start as a rookie.

HONOLULU (AP) — While everyone was playing at half-speed and ready to extend their Hawaiian vacation, Brandon Marshall played as if it was his last game.