Ravens win despite Flacco concussion...Kaepernick to be invited to meeting...Palmer on IR
BALTIMORE (AP) — Joe Flacco suffered a concussion but the Baltimore Ravens defense was more than up to the task in a 40-0 shutout of the Miami Dolphins. Flacco threw a touchdown pass before being knocked from the game late in the second quarter and the Ravens frustrated Miami quarterback Matt Moore, who threw a pair of pick sixes.
UNDATED (AP) — NFL spokesman Joe Lockhart says the league expects Colin Kaepernick (KAP’-ur-nihk) to be invited to the next meeting between owners and players to discuss social justice initiatives. Lockhart says the meeting probably will take place next week.
PHOENIX (AP) — The Arizona Cardinals have placed quarterback Carson Palmer on injured reserve after he underwent surgery for a broken left arm. The move means Palmer would not be able to play until the next-to-last game of the season, Dec. 24 at home against the New York Giants.
CORVALLIS, Ore. (AP) — In Top 25 college football action, Keller Chryst threw a 3-yard touchdown pass to JJ Arcega-Whiteside with 20 seconds left and No. 20 Stanford survived Bryce Love’s absence for a 15-14 come-from-behind victory over Oregon State. Love, the nation’s leader with an average of 198.1 yards rushing per game, tweaked an ankle against Oregon on Oct. 14. The Cardinal (6-2, 5-1 Pac-12) announced that Love would sit out about 90 minutes before the start of the game in Corvallis.
MILWAUKEE (AP) — Right-hander Chase Anderson and the Milwaukee Brewers have agreed to an $11.75 million, two-year contract, a deal that includes a pair of club options and could be worth $31.85 million over four seasons. General manager David Stearns said Thursday that the 29-year-old right-hander showed last season he has the “capability to lead the rotation.”