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NFL Roundup: Ravens shake off Bengals' miracle, win in OT

Cincinnati Bengals wide receiver A.J. Green celebrates with wide receiver Mohamed Sanu (12) after Green caught a 51 yard touchdown pass as time expired against the Baltimore Ravens Sunday at M&T Bank Stadium. The Ravens recovered to win in overtime, 20-17. Reuters.

After Cincinnati Bengals quarterback Andy Dalton forced overtime with a 51-yard touchdown pass to A.J. Green as time expired, the Baltimore Ravens escaped with a 20-17 overtime victory on a 46-yard field goal by Justin Tucker on their first possession of the extra period.

With the win, the Ravens (4-5) got back in the race for the AFC North title and trail the first-place Bengals by two games.

In other NFL games:

Panthers 10, 49ers 9

DeAngelo Williams scored on a 27-yard touchdown run, and Graham Gano kicked a 53-yard field goal, lifting the Carolina Panthers to victory over the San Francisco 49ers in a defensive battle.

Gano's kick early in the fourth quarter provided the final score as the Panthers (6-3) won their fifth straight game and snapped the 49ers' (6-3) five-game winning streak.

Carolina held 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick to just 91 yards on 11-for-22 passing with one interception. Panthers quarterback Cam Newton went 16 of 32 for 169 yards and an interception.

Rams 38, Colts 8

Tavon Austin caught two passes for 138 yards and two touchdowns and returned a punt 98 yards for another score to help the St. Louis Rams shock the Indianapolis Colts.

Austin, the Rams' first-round pick, helped the Rams (4-6) snap a three-game losing streak.

Indianapolis (6-3) quarterback Andrew Luck passed for 353 yards, but threw three interceptions and was bothered all day by the Rams defense.

Jaguars 29, Titans 27

Scoring on its first drive of each half and deriving help from numerous Tennessee Titans mistakes, Jacksonville earned its first win of the season.

Running backs Maurice Jones-Drew and Jordan Todman each rushed for a touchdown for the Jaguars (1-8), while placekicker Josh Scobee added field goals of 32 and 44 yards.

Tennessee quarterback Jake Locker left the game in the second quarter with a right foot injury and did not return.

Broncos 28, Chargers 20

Denver's Peyton Manning continued to build his candidacy for a fifth most valuable player award as he threw for four touchdowns and 330 yards in the win over the Chargers.

Three of Manning's touchdown passes went to wide receiver Demaryius Thomasas the tandem led the Broncos (8-1).

The Chargers, trailing 28-6, rallied in the second half. Quarterback Philip Riversfinished 19 of 29 for 218 yards and a touchdown for the Chargers (4-5), who have lost two straight.

Lions 21, Bears 19

Calvin Johnson caught two touchdown passes and the Detroit Lions survived a lateChicago drive to take the solo lead in the NFC North.

Johnson had 83 yards receiving, with his second TD giving Detroit (6-3) a 21-13 edge with 2:22. The catch also gave Johnson 63 career receiving TDs, which passed Herman Moore for the franchise record.

Chicago's Jay Cutler returned from a groin injury and passed for 250 yards but had to leave on the Bears' final possession because of an ankle injury.

Backup Josh McCown drove Chicago (5-4) to a score with under a minute left, but they could not complete the tying two-point conversion as the Lions moved one game in front of Chicago and the Green Bay Packers.

Seahawks 33, Falcons 10

Russell Wilson threw for 287 yards and two touchdown passes, and the Seahawks' defense smothered struggling Matt Ryan and the Falcons in a dominating win.

The Seahawks (9-1) have won five in a row and are the NFC's only one-loss team.

Eagles 27, Packers 13

Quarterback Nick Foles threw two long touchdown passes to wide receiver Riley Cooper and another to wide receiver DeSean Jackson, and running back LeSean McCoy had 155 rushing yards for the Eagles (5-5), who improved to 5-1 on the road.

Already playing without injured quarterback Aaron Rodgers, the Packers also lost backup Seneca Wallace after one series when he injured his groin and was replaced by Scott Tolzien.

Tolzien was solid in defeat for the Packers (5-4), completing 24 of 39 passes for 280 yards and a score.

Cardinals 27, Texans 24

The Arizona Cardinals got two touchdown passes from Carson Palmer, scored a defensive touchdown and blocked a field goal while holding off the Texans.

Case Keenum threw three touchdown passes for Houston, but it was not enough as the Texans (2-7) lost a franchise record seventh consecutive game.

Already without head coach Gary Kubiak following his collapse last Sunday after suffering a mini-stroke, the Texans also learned they would be without running backArian Foster for the remainder of the season as he prepares to have surgery to repair a bulging disk in his back.

Giants 24, Raiders 20

New York Giants cornerback Terrell Thomas, playing in his first season after two consecutive ACL surgeries, recorded his first interception since 2010 to spark a win.

Thomas picked off Raiders quarterback Terrelle Pryor in the third quarter, while running back Andre Brown had 30 carries, 115 yards and a score in his first game since suffering a broken leg in November of 2012.

Steelers 23, Bills 10

Quarterback Ben Roethlisberger, shaking off a report he would ask for a trade after the season, passed for a touchdown and Le'Veon Bell ran for another as thePittsburgh Steelers beat the Bills.

Pittsburgh (3-6) snapped a two-game losing streak while Buffalo (3-7) lost for the fifth time in six games, despite welcoming back rookie quarterback E.J. Manuel who threw for 155 yards.

Saints 49, Cowboys 17

Quarterback Drew Brees riddled an injury-depleted Dallas Cowboys defense for 392 passing yards and four touchdowns, and the New Orleans Saints set an NFL record with 40 first downs in a commanding win.

In improving their record to 7-2 -- and keeping a one-game edge on the Carolina Panthers in the NFC South -- the Saints hounded Dallas quarterback Tony Romointo a scattershot performance.

While Brees completed 19 consecutive passes en route to a 34-of-41 night, Romo finished 10 of 24 for 128 yards and one touchdown.

The Saints piled up 625 yards of total offense.