EAGAN, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota Vikings filled out their staff Thursday by hiring Karl Scott as defensive backs coach and Paul Guenther, a longtime colleague of head coach Mike Zimmer, as a...
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Quarterback Josh Rosen has landed on the practice squad of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, where he’ll get to learn from Tom Brady.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Mike Vrabel insists signing Stephen Gostkowski is all about what the three-time Super Bowl champ can do for the Titans this season, not about the kicker's New England ties...
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Tennessee Titans have found a way to fix the NFL's worst field goal unit: Ignore the kicker and just score touchdowns.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Tennessee Titans are having one of the NFL's worst seasons kicking field goals in decades, and now they're turning to their fifth kicker this season.
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Joey Slye has been put on notice in Carolina.
Panthers coach Ron Rivera said the team is considering bringing in other kickers this week for tryouts after Slye missed...
CLEVELAND (AP) — Jamie Gillan already had a cool nickname, "The Scottish Hammer." He's got a new title: starting kicker.
The undrafted rookie free agent with the thick accent and powerful...
CLEVELAND (AP) — Once Austin Seibert straightened himself out, the Browns' kicking competition got on target.
Seibert appeared to lock up Cleveland's kicking job after a summer-long battle...
BEREA, Ohio (AP) — Browns coach Freddie Kitchens isn't quite ready to give his kickers the boot.
Despite erratic performances — wide right, wide left, short, off the uprights — in training...
OWINGS MILLS, Md. (AP) — Baltimore safety Eric Weddle proudly proclaimed this wasn't the same Ravens team following a spirited victory over the Broncos in Week 3.
He might have spoken too soon.
The Ravens (3-2) have dropped out of first place in the AFC North following their 12-9 overtime loss to the revamped Cleveland Browns on Sunday. The performance was reminiscent of Baltimore's struggles in 2017 when it failed to make the postseason for the third consecutive year.
NEW YORK (AP) — Some teams can't kick about their kickers. Others might want to kick them off the roster after this weekend.
With the rare exceptions of Indianapolis' Adam Vinatieri and Baltimore's Justin Tucker, there aren't any placekickers whose place in Canton, Ohio, is a topic of discussion. Even Vinatieri and Tucker missed kicks in Week 5.
CLEVELAND (AP) — With their latest edge-of-your-seat thriller, the Cleveland Browns' days as a laughingstock appear over.
They look legit.
And with a rookie star leading them, one of the NFL's best feel-good stories this season.
CLEVELAND (AP) — Once Baker Mayfield summoned the courage, the rookie quarterback looked in time to see Greg Joseph's low, line-drive kick somehow go through the uprights.
Mayfield's mouth opened in disbelief.
The Browns won again.
And in this unpredictable NFL season, Cleveland's rapid rise may be the strangest twist of them all.
CLEVELAND (AP) — Zane Gonzalez got kicked straight to the curb.
The Browns released the wayward kicker on Monday after his four misses on Sunday in New Orleans cost Cleveland a possible first win since 2016 with a 21-18 loss to the Saints.
DAVIE, Fla. (AP) — Former starting cornerback Tony Lippett has been waived by the Miami Dolphins after missing all of last season with a torn Achilles tendon.
Lippett started 13 games in 2016 but struggled returning from his injury in training camp this year.
Also cut Saturday was receiver Leonte Carroo, a third-round pick in 2016 who has only 10 receptions in two seasons.
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Jason Driskel completed 18 of 22 passes for 245 yards and two touchdowns and Devin Singletary ran for 108 yards and two scores as Florida Atlantic wrapped up an unbeaten Conference USA season with a 31-12 victory over Charlotte on Saturday.
The Owls (9-3, 8-0 C-USA) had already clinched the East Division and the right to host North Texas for the conference championship on Dec. 2.
MIAMI (AP) — Alex McGough ran for two touchdowns and passed for another, Austin Taylor kicked the go-ahead field goal and Florida International beat Florida Atlantic 33-31 on Saturday in a game that featured five lead changes.
FAU (1-4, 0-1 Conference USA) led 24-14 after Azeez Al-Shaair intercepted McGough's pass on the first play of the second half and returned it 30 yards for a score.