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Giants rally to beat Bengals 25-22 in exhibition play

GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) Rookie tight end Isaiah Likely caught eight passes for 100 yards and a touchdown and the Baltimore Ravens ran their preseason winning streak to 22 games, beating the Arizona Cardinals 24-17 on Sunday night.

Likely a fourth-round choose of Coastal Carolina was Tyler Huntleys favorite target for Baltimore (2-0) through the first half. Both installed for an 8-yard touchdown play midway through the next quarter.

Both teams sat nearly all their star players, including their starting quarterbacks. Arizonas Kyler Murray and Baltimores Lamar Jackson havent played at all up to now in the preseason. Murray was spotted in the next half with a headset and playsheet, making calls on the sideline.

Huntley completed 13 of 14 passes for 129 yards and a touchdown. Rookie Anthony Brown threw two touchdown passes and an interception.

Trace McSorley got a lot of the playing time at quarterback for the Cardinals (1-1). He was 18 of 34 for 229 yards and two interceptions. Jarrett Guarantano threw a touchdown pass in the fourth quarter.


EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) Davis Webb threw a 15-yard touchdown pass to Alex Bachman with 35 seconds to play to lift NY past Cincinnati.

Webbs second touchdown pass of the half to Bachman capped a 75-yard march that started after Jacques Patrick scored on a 3-yard run with 3: 05 to play to place the Bengals ahead 22-18.

Webb, who’s the Giants third quarterback behind Daniel Jones and Tyrod Taylor, finished 22 of 27 for 204 yards, including a 22-yard TD pass to Bachman earlier in the quarter that gave NY an 18-16 lead. Bachman finished with 11 catches for 122 yards.

The Giants improved to 2-0 under new coach Brian Daboll. The Bengals (0-2) didn’t play their starters for the next straight week.

Giants top draft pick Kayvon Thibodeaux, the edge rusher who was simply the No. 5 overall selection in the draft, hurt his right knee in the next quarter and didn’t return.


CLEVELAND (AP) Joshua Dobbs ran for a touchdown and looked good directing Clevelands backups throughout a loss to Philadelphia within an exhibition watched by both teams starters, alongside soon-to-be-suspended Browns quarterback Deshaun Watson.

Dobbs scored on a 3-yard run in the initial quarter and had his second strong performance of the preseason for the Browns (1-1), that are hoping he is able to be their No. 2 QB behind Jacoby Brissett while Watson serves an 11-game suspension.

Dobbs finished 14 of 20 for 141 yards before Josh Rosen replaced him in the 3rd quarter.

With Philadelphia starting quarterback Jalen Hurts sitting out, Gardner Minshew the Eagles (1-1) on two long touchdown drives in the initial half.

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