ALLEN PARK, Mich. (AP) — The Detroit Lions have released running back C.J. Anderson, quickly cutting ties with a player who helped the Los Angeles Rams reach the Super Bowl.
Leon Lett learned in the Super Bowl never to celebrate too soon. His blunder the following Thanksgiving night schooled the entire Dallas Cowboys in that same painful lesson.
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — Eli Manning's long and distinguished reign as the New York Giants' starting quarterback is seemingly over. Let the Daniel Jones era begin.
MIAMI (AP) — The Miami Dolphins had forced a punt for once, and Jakeem Grant was about to field the kick when teammate Johnson Bademosi ran into him and sent him sprawling, so the ball was downed...
Giants Shurmur won’t commit to Manning for Tampa Bay game
EASY RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — Coach Pat Shurmur has refused to say whether two-time Super Bowl MVP Eli Manning will continue to start at quarterback for the winless New York Giants.
Call to arms: Saints, Steelers reel with Brees, Big Ben out
Few scenes Sunday seemed more incongruous than Drew Brees and Ben Roethlisberger on the sideline watching their teams trying to score without them.
Saints sign Payton to extension through 2024
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Saints have signed coach Sean Payton to an extension running through the 2024 season.
The club, which announced the extension before Sunday's game against the Rams in...
SoFi Stadium: Naming rights sold for Los Angeles’ new arena
LOS ANGELES (AP) — SoFi Stadium is the name of the palatial new home of the Los Angeles Rams and the Los Angeles Chargers.
The growing personal finance company formally known as Social...
Nothing guaranteed, but avoiding 0-2 start big for Bucs
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — The Tampa Bay Buccaneers have never been very good at defying long odds, so avoiding an 0-2 start to the season was very important for a young team that hasn't made the playoffs...
NFL At 100: League is all in on the action of sports betting
LAS VEGAS (AP) — When Roxy Roxborough set the lines for the big Las Vegas sports books in the '80s and '90s, he was also working behind the scenes to help the head of the NFL's security team keep...
After dismal opener, is Falcons coach feeling some heat?
ATLANTA (AP) — Dan Quinn brushes off any suggestion that he's starting to feel some heat.
That might change if the Atlanta Falcons don't turn things around.
Play it again: Saints, Rams meet in NFC title game rematch
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Rams would like to beat the Saints this time without help from the absence of a flag.
Los Angeles' 26-23 overtime win over New Orleans in last season's NFC...
Some wonder if Brown will blow up the Patriots, too
As far as critics are concerned — along with fans of the Steelers, Raiders and even some Patriots backers — A.B. is TNT.
Antonio Brown didn't play a down on opening weekend but grabbed the...
Keenum sharp for Redskins in loss as Peterson benched
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Case Keenum looked the guy who almost led the Minnesota Vikings to the Super Bowl until the Philadelphia Eagles stopped him cold in the NFC title game two years...
NFL At 100: A look at the biggest scandals in NFL history
There's Spygate and Deflategate, bullying and bounties.
Those are just a few of the NFL's biggest scandals in just the past 15 years. And that's not taking into account all the players...
Panthers borrow from Patriots’ Super Bowl game plan vs. Rams
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The Panthers have pored over game tape from last year's Super Bowl looking for ways to shut down Rams quarterback Jared Goff and the Rams' high-powered offense in Week...
Show time: Browns finally take field after offseason hype
CLEVELAND (AP) — The hype has bordered on hysteria for months. It's time for the Cleveland Browns to show if it's warranted.
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Chiefs locker room full of hijinks as regular season nears
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Chris Jones tried to keep a straight face as he stood in front of his locker in the Kansas City Chiefs practice facility, a gaggle of reporters huddling around him to catch...
Eagles eager to display revamped offense
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Philadelphia Eagles already had a talented offense before adding DeSean Jackson, Jordan Howard, Miles Sanders, and J.J. Arcega-Whiteside in the offseason.
Rams agree with QB Jared Goff on 4-year contract extension
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Jared Goff has been a prolific NFL quarterback ever since Sean McVay joined him with the Los Angeles Rams. The quarterback and his coach will get the chance to chase more Super...
NFL 2019: Rams take their turn atop roller-coaster NFC West
While the pecking order in some divisions appears set in stone year after year, the NFC West has been a more egalitarian foursome with each of the four franchises spending time on top in recent...
AP source: Chiefs agree to 1-year deal with RB LeSean McCoy
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — LeSean McCoy is going from a rebuilding franchise in Buffalo to a Super Bowl contender in Kansas City, and he's reuniting with his close friend and former coach Andy Reid,...
Patriots’ Way has often been a bust elsewhere
MIAMI (AP) — On a sweltering August morning early in training camp, Miami Dolphins first-year coach Brian Flores made a mistake.
It was a mental lapse involving the defense, the sort of...
Eagles waive top 2 leading rushers from 2018
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Philadelphia Eagles waived their two top rushers from last season and a starting offensive lineman on their Super Bowl championship team.
Master NFL historian writes masterful 100-season history
Joe Horrigan calls it a "many decades love affair with football."
Readers of his book, "NFL Century," will call it masterful.
Horrigan, who retired as the Pro Football Hall of Fame's...
Gronkowski reflects on physical and mental toll of football
NEW YORK (AP) — A few hours after winning his third Super Bowl, Rob Gronkowski said he was in bed in tears after playing a vital role in the Patriots' 13-3 victory over the Los Angeles...
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Super Bowl practice run for Fox at Dolphins’ preseason game
MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. (AP) — It's two hours before kickoff, and in the Fox TV truck, a large screen shows logos of the Jacksonville Jaguars, the Miami Dolphins and this season's Super...
Baker, Browns don’t live up to hype in clunker vs Bucs
CLEVELAND (AP) — For one night, the hype around the Browns seemed hilarious.
They didn't look anything close to being Super Bowl contenders in their third exhibition game, the one many teams...
A look at iconic announcers in NFL history
While fans of some sports all have their favorite local announcers, the NFL has been much more of a shared viewing experience.
With all games being shown on national networks rather than...
Brady passes, scrambles Patriots past Panthers 10-3
FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — Tom Brady did just enough in his first preseason action of his 20th NFL season to keep other teams guessing as they prepare to face the 42-year-old, six-time Super Bowl...
NFL 2019: Browns not clowns, maybe title contenders
CLEVELAND (AP) — Those rabid, barking Browns fans have suffered in sadness longer than any group in the NFL, bar none.
They've never watched their team play in the Super Bowl, haven't...
Rams Preview Capsule
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New faces: S Eric Weddle, LB Clay Matthews, QB Blake Bortles, S Taylor Rapp, DT Greg Gaines.
Key losses: DT Ndamukong Suh, C John Sullivan, OG Rodger Saffold, S...
NFL 2019: Flacco moves out West for his comeback
DENVER (AP) — Joe Flacco left behind his doubters and his old team for a second chapter in Denver, just as Peyton Manning did seven years ago.
NFL 2019: Bengals facing daunting odds, history under Taylor
CINCINNATI (AP) — Bengals owner Mike Brown is fully aware of how new head coaches often fare in the NFL. That first season can be a real fiasco.
NFL 2019: Chiefs aim for Super Bowl with Mahomes at QB
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Kansas City Chiefs came within a defensive stop in overtime of beating the New England Patriots in the AFC title game, the closest they've come to reaching the Super...
NFL 2019: Saints aim to overcome past playoff devastation
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Drew Brees and the New Orleans Saints may very well be on a revenge tour this season, whether they frame it that way publicly or not.
Time for Titans to work on lessons learned vs. Patriots
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Tennessee Titans got their chance to measure themselves against the defending Super Bowl champs with a pair of joint practices and a preseason game.
Jets place LB Williamson on IR, sign LB McClellan
FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) — The New York Jets have placed linebacker Avery Williamson on season-ending injured reserve and signed former Ravens and Patriots linebacker Albert...
Mike Shanahan returns to Broncos camp after years away
ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — Mike Shanahan patrolled the sideline with his familiar stare as he watched his son's team practice against his former one.
Watch out for Sharks, Cobras in Arena League title game
Watch out for Sharks and Cobras.
The National Arena League will play its third championship Saturday night, and fittingly, the past two champs will go at it. Their fierce nicknames add some...
New Orleans Superdome to be renovated before 2024 Super Bowl
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — New Orleans' iconic Superdome, home to the Saints football team and a symbol of the city's revival after Hurricane Katrina, will undergo a $450 million facelift, under a...
Chiefs’ new defensive staff comes from varied backgrounds
ST. JOSEPH, Mo. (AP) — The first step in what became a top-to-bottom overhaul of the Kansas City Chiefs defense began when coach Andy Reid replaced coordinator Bob Sutton with Steve Spagnuolo, the...
BALTIMORE (AP) — There might come a time when Lamar Jackson will have earned the right to sit out the preseason opener and watch the backups try to earn a job in the NFL.
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — They were badly burned by the "Nola no-call," but the New Orleans Saints have joined the NFL in opposing a fan's lawsuit seeking damages over the missed penalty that helped the...
The Latest: Lawyer says ‘no-call’ lawsuit is unique
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — The Latest on a lawsuit seeking damages over officials failure to call a crucial penalty during a January NFL playoff game between the Los Angeles Rams and the New Orleans...
Former Broncos wide receiver Jack Dolbin Jr. dead at 70
DENVER (AP) — Jack Dolbin Jr., a wide receiver who was on the Denver Broncos' first Super Bowl team in 1977, had died at age 70.
Dolbin, who became a chiropractor, educator and lecturer...
GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — Veteran wide receiver Jordy Nelson is retiring as a member of the Green Bay Packers.
The 34-year-old Nelson played in Green Bay from 2008-2017, winning a Super Bowl...