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Extra points / Top performances, news & notes from Sunday's games


*Adrian Peterson, Vikings, had 25 carries for 120 yards and 2 TDs in Minnesota's 24-20 loss to Tampa Bay.

*Daniel Thomas, Dolphins, had 18 carries for 107 yards in Miami's 23-13 loss to Houston.

*Ben Tate, Texans, had 23 carries for 103 yards in Houston's 23-13 win over Miami.

*Willis McGahee, Broncos, finished with 101 yards and a TD on 28 carries in Denver's 24-22 win over Denver.



*Cam Newton, Panthers, was 28 for 46 for 432 yards with a TD and three interceptions in Carolina's 30-23 loss to Green Bay. Newton's 854 yards passing are the most yards for a player in his first two games.

*Tom Brady, Patriots, was 31 for 40 for 423 yards and three TDs in New England's 35-21 win over San Diego. Brady set an NFL record with 940 yards passing in the first two weeks of the season.

*Tony Romo, Cowboys, was 20 of 33 for 345 yards with 2 TDs in Dallas' 27-24 OT win over San Francisco.

*Matt Hasselbeck, Titans, finished 30 of 42 for 358 yards and a TD and interception in Tennessee's 26-13 win over Baltimore.

*Andy Dalton, Bengals, was 27 of 41 for 332 yards with 2 TDs in Cincinnati's 24-22 loss to Denver.



*Miles Austin, Cowboys, finished with nine receptions for 143 yards and three TDs in Dallas' 27-24 OT win over San Francisco.

*Vincent Jackson, Chargers, had 10 catches for 172 yards and 2 TDs in San Diego's 35-21 loss to New England.

*Steve Smith, Panthers, had six catches for 156 yards in Carolina's 30-23 loss to Green Bay.

*Kenny Britt, Titans, had nine catches for 135 yards and a touchdown in Tennessee's 26-13 win over Baltimore.


Special teams

*Dan Bailey, Cowboys, made a 48-yard field goal as time expired in regulation and a 19-yarder in overtime to send Dallas past San Francisco, 27-24.

*Adam Vinatieri, Colts, was 4 for 4 on field goals in Indianapolis' 27-19 loss to Cleveland.

*Rob Bironas, Titans, was 4 of 5 on field goals in Tennessee's 26-13 win over Baltimore.


Streaks and stats

*The Detroit Lions had their most lopsided regular-season win in franchise history in a 48-3 victory over the Kansas City Chiefs, matching the 45-point win they had over Cleveland in the 1957 NFL title game.

*The Patriots scored 30 points for the 10th straight regular-season game.

*The Steelers have won nine straight home openers.

*Detroit kicker Jason Hanson set an NFL record by playing in his 297th career game in the Lions' 48-3 win over Kansas City, marking the most games played by one player for a single team. Hanson surpassed Hall of Famer Bruce Matthews, who played 296 games for the Houston Oilers/Tennessee Titans.

*The Jets improved to 5-1 while wearing their navy New York Titans throwback jerseys, and are 2-0 for the second time in three years under Rex Ryan.

*Larry Fitzgerald's TD catch was his 66th, tying Roy Green (1979-90) for the Cardinals' franchise record.



*Jamaal Charles could be out awhile for the Kansas City Chiefs. The Chiefs' All-Pro running back was carted off the field midway through the first quarter Sunday with a left knee injury, and coach Todd Haley said after the 48-3 loss to the Lions that the team was still awaiting definitive word on his status.

*Green Bay Packers safety Nick Collins was carried off the field on a stretcher after he injured his neck in the fourth quarter. Collins' neck bent awkwardly in a tackling attempt.

Compiled from wire service reports.