NEW YORK (AP) — Jeff Ulbrich was a tough and gritty linebacker during his playing days, always willing to do the necessary dirty work.
That's the same approach and identity he's bringing to the New York Jets as their defensive coordinator.
ALLEN PARK, Mich. (AP) — Detroit Lions linebacker Steve Longa's season-ending knee injury represents a setback for a position group that already is a potential problem area...
Detroit — Jarrad Davis' rookie season went about how you'd expect it to go, given how much was thrust on his plate from day one.
There were flashes of greatness, the type you'd expect from a first-round pick with extraordinary athleticism, and significant bouts with inconsistency, both in coverage and with missed tackles.