The Cincinnati Bengals handed the New York Jets their worst National Football League loss since 2010, winning 49-9 as Andy Dalton threw four of his career-high five touchdown passes to Marvin Jones.
The New York Giants defeated the Minnesota Vikings 23-7 for their first win after opening the National Football League season with six consecutive losses -- their worst start in 37 years.
The New York Giants signed running back Peyton Hillis after injuries that left them with one healthy rusher in practice earlier this week.
The Buffalo Bills signed Pro Bowl player Mario Williams to a six-year contract, adding the former top pick in the National Football League draft to a defense that ranked 26th last season.
Peyton Hillis of the Cleveland Browns was selected as the cover athlete for Electronic Arts Inc .’s Madden NFL 12 video game, beating Michael Vick of the Philadelphia Eagles in fan balloting.
Michael Vick ’s fans may give him the marketing opportunity that major companies haven’t since the Philadelphia Eagles’ quarterback pleaded guilty to dogfighting charges in 2007.
The National Football League said players will have full access to team practice facilities starting tomorrow morning, when they’ll be permitted to work out, get medical treatment and meet with coaches.
New York’s Giants and Jets are among four teams tied for the National Football League’s best record at 6-2 following Week 9 road victories.
"He did a good job, especially being here only a week."
- Peyton Hillis on Oct 21, 2013