Giants bench Eli Manning, name Daniel Jones starting QB
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.
Pacific Pro Football schedules camp for NFL free agents
WHITTIER, Calif. (AP) — Pacific Pro Football, which is tentatively scheduled to begin play next summer, is holding a three-day camp for approximately 20 free agents Sept. 25-27 at Whittier...
Chiefs’ Patrick Mahomes continues to cover shortcomings
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Patrick Mahomes has won games for the Kansas City Chiefs without Sammy Watkins and Tyreek Hill, without a bell-cow running back or a defense capable of stopping just about...
Week 2 ICYMI: Back for now, Brown leads the way for Patriots
On the field, Antonio Brown was hard to catch. Off it — hard to find.
Brown's debut with the New England Patriots was a success. He was Tom Brady's favorite target Sunday, finishing with...
Newcomer Brown scores as Patriots beat Dolphins 43-0
MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. (AP) — When Antonio Brown celebrated his first touchdown with the New England Patriots by vaulting into a first-row luxury box, he didn't linger.
AP source: NFL to meet with Antonio Brown accuser Monday
The NFL plans to meet Monday with a woman who says she was raped by New England Patriots wide receiver Antonio Brown.
A person with direct knowledge of the situation confirmed the meeting to...
Dolphins DB Fitzpatrick requests trade but will play Sunday
DAVIE, Fla. (AP) — One game into the season, the Miami Dolphins' situation is already so dire that their game plan to defend Tom Brady calls for significant help from a player who wants to be...
What’s the frequency? Steelers D working on communication
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Tom Brady's good enough on his own, he doesn't need the help.
The Pittsburgh Steelers seemed insistent on providing some anyway while letting Brady and the rest of the New...
Steelers look to recover from ugly opener against Seahawks
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Pete Carroll watched the tape. The Seattle Seahawks coach isn't buying what he saw from the Pittsburgh Steelers in a lopsided Week 1 loss to New England.
Dominating Patriots remain No. 1 in AP Pro32 poll
NEW YORK (AP) — That was quite the opener for the New England Patriots.
The defending champs dominated the Pittsburgh Steelers 33-3 on Sunday night.
Patriots coaches mum on plans for Brown this week vs. Miami
FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — Bill Belichick isn't concerned about Antonio Brown's past.
He's even less concerned about anyone outside the Patriots organization who questions whether Brown can...
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...
Brady starts his 20th season by beating Steelers 33-3
FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — The New England Patriots trolled the Pittsburgh Steelers on Saturday and then blew them out Sunday night.
A day after the acquiring former Steelers malcontent...
Browns unveil statue of Hall of Fame QB Otto Graham
CLEVELAND (AP) — Otto Graham's remarkable decade of dominance with the Browns has been immortalized.
The team unveiled a bronze statue on Saturday outside FirstEnergy Stadium of the late...
Prescott focuses on goals for Cowboys amid contract chatter
FRISCO, Texas (AP) — Dak Prescott smiled without saying a word when a reporter wondered aloud why the star quarterback of the Dallas Cowboys didn't hold out for a new contract, a strategy that...
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Brady enters 20th season still looking to earn Pats’ trust
FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — Even in his 20th NFL season and 18th as the opening-day starter at quarterback for the New England Patriots, Tom Brady is still awed by the responsibility he...
Being older in NFL possible, mixing skill with sacrifices
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Tennessee Titans linebacker Cameron Wake knows he's not the best friend, drinking buddy or wing man.
Forget asking the Tennessee Titans linebacker to grab a...
Patriots rookies humbled to survive cuts, look to contribute
FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — Jarrett Stidham was awed by the responsibility of being the backup to 20-year veteran Tom Brady.
"I got the news that I was the No. 2 guy," Stidham said Sunday, a...
Brian Hoyer, Demaryius Thomas cut by Patriots
FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — The New England Patriots released backup quarterback Brian Hoyer and wide receiver Demaryius Thomas among their moves Saturday to reach the NFL-mandated 53-player...
Pats’ Stidham throws 2 TDs before Giants rally for 31-29 win
FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — New England's Demaryius Thomas found his way into the end zone — twice.
New York Giants' quarterback Kyle Lauletta may have found himself on the team.
Pats’ Thomas says he’s close to return from Achilles’ injury
FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — Demaryius Thomas says he's close. He can feel it.
"I can feel it certain days and certain days I can't," the veteran wide receiver said Sunday. "It's a thing that I...
Patent office sacks Brady’s bid for ‘Tom Terrific’ trademark
BOSTON (AP) — It's settled: Tom Seaver is "Tom Terrific," not Tom Brady.
The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office rejected Brady's application to take control of the nickname on Thursday, ruling...
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: Mahomes encore could depend on defensive makeover
Melvin Gordon's prolonged holdout and Derwin James' foot injury in L.A., Antonio Brown's head-to-toe spectacle in Oakland, and a spinning turnstile of head coaches and quarterbacks in Denver all...
NFL 2019: AFC East: It’s Old Man Brady and the Young Gun QBs
NEW YORK (AP) — Tom Brady is an old man by NFL standards, and he has been for a few years.
The New England Patriots quarterback has defied age, logic and the annual...
Patriots Preview Capsule
NEW ENGLAND PATRIOTS (14-5)
New faces: DE Michael Bennett, DE Chase Winovich, TE Ben Watson, WR Jakobi Meyers, WR Demaryius Thomas, WR N'Keal Harry, P Jake Bailey.
NFL 2019: With Brady, now 42, Pats poised to defend title
FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — Tom Brady's 40th birthday prior to the 2017 season was supposed to mark the start of decline for the NFL's most-decorated quarterback.
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.
Brady gives Vrabel small trophy for Titans’ win over Pats
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Mike Vrabel has been trash-talking with Tom Brady since the day the former linebacker joined the New England Patriots' offseason program back in 2001 as a free...
Patriots, Titans practice like trash-talking family reunion
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Patriots' rookies surprised Titans coach Mike Vrabel at the start of their joint practice by serenading him for his 44th birthday.
Jakobi Meyers impressive as Patriots rout Lions 31-3
DETROIT (AP) — If Jakobi Meyers wanted to, he could probably use his status as an undrafted rookie as motivation.
Not need for that, the New England receiver says. The Patriots gave him an...
Patriots rout Lions 31-3 thanks to backups
DETROIT (AP) — Jakobi Meyers caught two touchdown passes in an impressive preseason debut, and the New England Patriots drubbed the Detroit Lions 31-3 on Thursday night.
With new contract, Brady still not looking too far ahead
ALLEN PARK, Mich. (AP) — Even with a new contract, Tom Brady faces some uncertainty about his future.
Tom Brady has never known what it's like to play out the final season of a contract in his 20-year NFL career, and the New England Patriots superstar quarterback isn't about to find...
Chiefs still pained but motivated by AFC title game loss
ST. JOSEPH, Mo. (AP) — The man with the most invested in the success or failure of the Kansas City Chiefs stood beside a practice field at Missouri Western State University and lamented 4...
FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — Tom Brady is a week into his 20th NFL training camp and will turn 42 on Saturday, but the New England Patriots quarterback still has boundless enthusiasm for the challenge...
Patriots Training Camp Capsule
NEW ENGLAND PATRIOTS (14-5)
OPEN CAMP: July 25, Foxborough, Massachusetts.
LAST YEAR: Won their sixth NFL title since 2001 season, beating Rams 13-3 in lowest-scoring Super Bowl....
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — A Missouri man has been fined $500 for pointing a laser at New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady during the AFC championship with the Kansas City Chiefs in...
SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — Jimmy Garoppolo is going to summer school before starting training camp with the San Francisco 49ers.
Garoppolo is spending part of his down time between the end...
FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — Entering his 20th year in the NFL, Tom Brady has probably seen everything and tried everything to prepare himself for the rigors of the next season.
FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — Jarrett Stidham doesn't have time to listen to the talk about him being a possible successor for a Hall of Fame-bound quarterback.
To stay a cut above the competition, Aaron Donald again trained this offseason by dodging knives.
Fake blades, of course. But the results from the reaction exercises have certainly been...
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy hired the attorney who led the National Football League's investigation into New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady to represent him in a...
ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — The Denver Broncos will induct longtime cornerback and new Hall of Fame member Champ Bailey into the team's Ring of Fame.
Tom Brady will soon slip on his sixth Super Bowl ring, and Herb Adderley is the only other player on the planet who can relate to that level of success in the National Football League, which...