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The Chicago Bears have wrapped up a 14-9 win over the San Francisco 49ers.The Bears improved to 11-4 and handed 49ers head coach Kyle Shanahan his first loss in December as head coach. Coming into today Ugo Amadi Jersey , Shanahan was 7-0 in December games with the 49ers.Also, the Rams beat the Cardinals 31-9 in another late game today. The Rams are 12-3 and can clinch a first-round bye with a win at home next week against the 49ers.The Steelers are leading the Saints 28-24 with about six minutes left in New Orleans.The Chiefs play the late game tonight against the Seahawks and Kansas City quarterback Patrick Mahomes has a chance to rise up the leaderboards for most touchdown passes in a season.Mahomes has 45 TD throws so far, which ranks sixth in NFL history.The record-holder in Peyton Manning who had 55 touchdown throws in 2013 for the Broncos. The only other QB with 50 was Tom Brady in 2007.—Arnie Stapleton reporting from Denver. ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — Over the last few days, versatile Denver Broncos defensive back Kareem Jackson has lined up at safety and in the slot position.Not much work at cornerback, though.That could change depending on the team’s contract talks with star cornerback Chris Harris Jr., who’s skipping the organized team activities this week as he seeks a new deal.Indirectly, Jackson’s contract with Denver puts him in the middle of the Harris saga. Broncos boss John Elway signed Jackson (three years, $33 million) and fellow DB Bryce Callahan (three years Dwayne Haskins Jersey , $21 million) to big deals in the offseason. Harris is slated to make $7.8 million this season.“I’m in the middle of it?” Jackson good-naturedly asked Thursday. “I don’t think I’m in the middle. Obviously, we definitely want Chris to be here. He’s a big-time player in this league. He’ll definitely help us on the defensive side. At the end of the day, it’s a business. He wants to get paid, to have some type of stability so he can take care of himself and his family. “Harris, a perennial Pro Bowl selection who turns 30 in June, is entering the final season of a team-friendly, five-year, $42.5 million contract he signed in 2015. He’s the last remaining member of the team’s notorious “No Fly Zone” secondary.“If he’ll be here, we’ll definitely love for him to be here D.K. Metcalf Jersey ,” Jackson said. “At the end of the day, we understand it’s a business. Sometimes things happen that we all may not want to happen.“As for the rest of the guys, we have to work accordingly.”For Jackson, that’s absorbing multiple positions in a hurry. The task is nothing new for him as he played some cornerback and safety for the Houston Texans a season ago when he had two interceptions and 87 tackles.Technically listed as a cornerback for Denver, he’s spent most of his time this spring working with the safeties. He’s also seen some reps at the slot position.“At some point, I’m sure I’ll get some reps at corner also,” said the 31-year-old Jackson, who was a first-round pick by Houston in 2010. “I’m trying to prepare for all three spots.”His preference would be to play safety, because “I get a chance to see everything that’s going on and just kind of run and hit people.”Still , he counts his true value as being able to line up wherever he is needed.“That’s one of my strengths, playing multiple positions,” Jackson said. “I feel like that can help us as a defense on Sundays.”There’s plenty to digest in head coach Vic Fangio’s system and under the watchful eyes of defensive coordinator Ed Donatell. Jackson equated it to being back at Alabama during his college days, when head coach Nick Saban and then-Crimson Tide defensive coordinator Kirby Smart would frequent the meeting room.For advice, Jackson is leaning on Callahan, who played in Fangio’s system when both were in Chicago.“With him being in the system for quite some time, he’s able to help all the guys,” Jackson said of Callahan. “I know a couple times throughout the day when I’ve been playing slot and he’s playing corner, I can look right to him and ask Gary Jennings Jr. Jersey , ‘Hey, what do I have right here?’ He’s been very helpful.”NOTES: Jackson attended his share of Denver Nuggets games during their playoff run. “I’m a huge NBA fan. I try to catch a couple games throughout the year,” Jackson said. … Asked about the change in rookie QB Drew Lock from their time together at Missouri, Broncos guard/center Connor McGovern responded: “That’s a totally different player.”

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