QB Newton's athleticism wows teammates, opponents (The Associated Press) (Yahoo Sports)

Cam Newton expressed just one regret about somersaulting his way into the end zone against the Houston Texans. ”I just hate that I didn’t stick it,” Newton said of the landing. Newton’s frontward flip into the end zone over a Texans defensive back on a quarterback draw proved to be the go-ahead touchdown in Carolina’s ..

Saints’ Akiem Hicks was replaced in lineup Sunday

METAIRIE, La. — Defensive end Akiem Hicks was replaced by undrafted rookie Bobby Richardson during the second half of the New Orleans Saints’ 26-19 loss to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. Hicks admitted he was “benched” when asked why he played only …   [shock_spots id=”182836″]

Buccaneers-Texans Preview (The Associated Press) (Yahoo Sports)

Jameis Winston showed marked improvement from his NFL debut to Week 2, leading the Tampa Bay Buccaneers to victory in a hostile environment. The challenge appears even greater for Winston on Sunday in Houston against a Texans team motivated to earn its first win and committed to cleaning up the mistakes of a J.J. Watt-led ..

Buccaneers-Texans Preview (The Associated Press) (Yahoo Sports)

Jameis Winston showed marked improvement from his NFL debut to Week 2, leading the Tampa Bay Buccaneers to victory in a hostile environment. The challenge appears even greater for Winston on Sunday in Houston against a Texans team motivated to earn its first win and committed to cleaning up the mistakes of a J.J. Watt-led ..