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■ Ben­gals 22, Jets 6: In his first ac­tion since be­ing benched in late Oc­to­ber, Andy Dal­ton threw for 243 yards and a TD to lead the Ben­gals to their first win of the season. The Ben­gals ended the fran­chise’s long­est los­ing streak at 13 stretch­ing to last season in front of the small­est crowd in Paul Brown Sta­dium his­tory.

■ Steel­ers 20, Browns 13:

Rookie Devlin Hodges threw for 212 yards with a score and an INT in his se­cond ca­reer start and rookie Benny Snell ran for 63 yards and his first ca­reer TD as the host Steel­ers won the highly-an­tic­i­pated re­match. The teams’ first meet­ing Nov. 14 ended with an ugly al­ter­ca­tion be­tween Browns DE Myles Gar­rett and Steel­ers QB Ma­son Ru­dolph in which Gar­rett hit Ru­dolph in the head with Ru­dolph’s hel­met. The league sus­pended Gar­rett in­def­i­nitely.

■ Pack­ers 31, Giants 13:

Aaron Rodgers threw four TD passes and the vis­it­ing Pack­ers sent the Giants to their eighth straight loss, their worst skid since 2004. The Pack­ers in­ter­cepted rookie Daniel Jones three times, lead­ing to 10 points.

■ Ti­tans 31, Colts 17: Tye Smith re­turned a blocked FG 63 yards for the go-ahead TD with 5:02 left to play as the Ti­tans beat the host Colts for only the third time in the 17 meet­ings. Der­rick Henry car­ried 26 times for 149 yards and one TD, be­com­ing the first run­ner to top the 100-yard mark against the Colts in 30 games.

■ Dol­phins 37, Ea­gles 31: The Dol­phins scored three TDs in less than 13 min­utes to over­come a 14-point deficit in the se­cond half and claim the vic­tory. De­Vante Parker had seven re­cep­tions for a ca­reer-high 159 yards and two TDs and K Ja­son San­ders caught a 1-yard score on a fourth-down trick play in the home win. It was the Ea­gles’ third loss in a row.

■ Red­skins 29, Pan­thers 21:

Der­rius Guice ran for 129 yards and two TDs and the vis­it­ing Red­skins made a late goal-line to send the Pan­thers to their fourth straight loss.

■ Bucs 28, Jaguars 11: The Bucs forced Jags QB Nick Foles into turnovers on his first three drives, lead­ing to three TDs and a big early lead in the home win. It was the Jags’ fourth con­sec­u­tive loss by at least 17 points. Rookie Gardner Min­shew took over for Foles in the se­cond half.

■ Rams 34, Cardinals 7: Jared Goff threw for 424 yards and two scores, Robert Woods had 172 yards re­ceiv­ing and Tyler Hig­bee caught seven passes for a ca­reer-high 107 yards and a TD to lead the Rams to the blowout vic­tory on the road. Todd Gur­ley II ran for 95 yards and a score in the win. The Cardinals dropped their fifth straight game.

■ Chiefs 40, Raiders 9: Patrick Ma­homes threw for a TD and ran for an­other and Juan Thorn­hill re­turned a INT 46 yards for a score as the host Chiefs com­pleted the season sweep.

■ Bron­cos 23, Charg­ers 20:

Bran­don McManus hit a 53yard FG to lift the Bron­cos to the vic­tory at home in rookie QB Drew Lock’s de­but. Lock threw a pair of first-quar­ter scor­ing strikes to Court­land Sut­ton. The win­ning FG was set up by a 38-yard pass in­ter­fer­ence call that gave the Bron­cos the ball at the Charg­ers 35 with three sec­onds re­main­ing. The Charg­ers had tied the game on Michael Bad­g­ley’s 46-yard FG with 14 sec­onds left.

■ Tex­ans 28, Pa­tri­ots 22: De­shaun Wat­son threw three TD passes and had the first TD catch of his ca­reer on a short flip from WR De­An­dre Hop­kins, and the host Tex­ans held on for their first vic­tory over the Pa­tri­ots since Jan. 3, 2010.

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