Stories tagged: NFL
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 16, 2019, 6:31 p.m.
After suffering an early-November loss to the New Orleans Saints, several Los Angeles Rams players said they were relieved that the pressure to complete a perfect season was over.
UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 15, 2019, 5:29 p.m.
Referee John Parry will lead the seven-person crew of on-field game officials working the Super Bowl in Atlanta. This will be the third Super Bowl that Parry has worked. Three …
Tue., Jan. 15, 2019, 5:25 p.m.
The coaching staffs of the Los Angeles Chargers and Dallas Cowboys have been selected to lead the Pro Bowl teams. Anthony Lynn and his Chargers’ staff will coach the AFC …
UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 15, 2019, 6 p.m.
Vahe Gregorian: Sayonara, paranoia – Kansas City Chiefs’ win over Indianapolis Colts sets fans free to be in moment vs. New England Patriots
This, too, shall pass. It always helps to remember that. Just the same, it takes a lot to disperse lingering ghosts, doesn’t it? Especially when the paranoia was almost tangible …
Tue., Jan. 15, 2019, 3:37 p.m.
The Patriots were dealt a blow prior to their final two regular-season games when Josh Gordon was suspended for a violation of the league’s substance abuse policy. But what could …
UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 15, 2019, 7:31 p.m.
Larry Stone: Russell Wilson contract extension may sting for Seahawks, but not as much as alternative
As the Seahawks enter what they ruefully believe is a premature offseason, numerous contractual matters hang over their future.
Mon., Jan. 14, 2019, 6:40 p.m.
Couch Slouch: The Oakland/Los Angeles/Oakland/Las Vegas Raiders are looking for a temporary home for the 2019 NFL season. At this point, a pop-up stadium in Dubai might be in play. …
Mon., Jan. 14, 2019, 1:03 p.m.
Kyler Murray, the first-round Major League Baseball draft pick and Heisman Trophy-winning Oklahoma quarterback, declares for NFL draft
UPDATED: Sun., Jan. 13, 2019, 8:59 p.m.
Using a dominant ball-control offense and a few gambles that paid off, the Saints got two touchdown passes from Drew Brees and two interceptions from Marcus Lattimore in a 20-14 …
Sun., Jan. 13, 2019, 7:47 p.m.
Sarah Thomas is the first woman to work an NFL playoff game as an on-field official.
Sun., Jan. 13, 2019, 7:42 p.m.
Former Miami Dolphins guard Bob Kuechenberg, a six-time Pro Bowl selection and member of the only NFL team to achieve a perfect season, died at age 71.
Sun., Jan. 13, 2019, 7:07 p.m.
Tom Brady versus Patrick Mahomes. Drew Brees against Jared Goff. Two high-profile rematches with the Super Bowl on the line.
Sun., Jan. 13, 2019, 6:47 p.m.
Sony Michel scores three TDs, Patriots roll past Chargers 41-28, earn eighth straight trip to the AFC championship game
Sun., Jan. 13, 2019, 5:22 p.m.
The Patriots asked fans to stand and observe a moment of silence for Makenna Mebane, who was born with a rare genetic condition known as Trisomy 13 that causes delays …
Sun., Jan. 13, 2019, 5:05 p.m.
Representatives of the Oakland Athletics and Major League Baseball met Sunday with Heisman Trophy winner Kyler Murray, a day before the Oklahoma quarterback’s deadline to enter the NFL draft, a …
Sun., Jan. 13, 2019, 4:57 p.m.
The Seahawks overhauled their roster last offseason. But what surprises await this offseason? Questions abound in regard to Russell Wilson, Bobby Wagner, K.J. Wright, Kam Chancellor and the backup QB …
Sun., Jan. 13, 2019, 5 a.m.
On Jan. 28, The Spokesman-Review and KHQ/SWX will host an evening of great storytelling with Super Bowl XXVI MVP Mark Rypien and NFL Hall of Famer Jerry Kramer, who played …
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 12, 2019, 9:34 p.m.
Todd Gurley rushed for 115 more yards and another TD in the Rams’ first playoff victory in 14 years.
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 12, 2019, 6:47 p.m.
Patrick Mahomes picked apart the Colts and the Kansas City defense came through, helping the Chiefs to a 31-13 victory in the divisional round of the playoffs.
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 12, 2019, 6:37 p.m.
Saints coach Sean Payton dismisses the premise that the Eagles could derive extra motivation from the perception that New Orleans ran up the score when they met in November.
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 12, 2019, 6:29 p.m.
Tom Brady and the Patriots will be looking to make their eighth straight trip to the AFC championship game when they host the surging Los Angeles Chargers in the divisional …
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 12, 2019, 7:28 p.m.
Sam Ficken has appeared in five games with the Rams over the last two seasons.
UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 11, 2019, 7:28 p.m.
The Los Angeles Rams and the Dallas Cowboys are meeting under the Hollywood spotlight on Saturday night for a trip to the NFC championship game.
UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 11, 2019, 7:19 p.m.
The Chiefs have never beaten Indianapolis in four tries in the playoffs.
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 9, 2019, 5:31 p.m.
A person familiar with the decision says the New York Jets have hired former Miami Dolphins coach Adam Gase as their head coach. Gase was 23-26 in three seasons with …
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 9, 2019, 2:12 p.m.
The NFL has abruptly dropped its plan to challenge approved dementia diagnoses in a landmark concussion case as players’ lawyers accuse the league of trying to delay payments and rewrite …
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 9, 2019, 1:29 p.m.
A person with knowledge of the decision tells The Associated Press that Vic Fangio is going to be the next head coach of the Denver Broncos. Fangio is the Chicago …
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 9, 2019, 10:14 a.m.
A person familiar with the decision says the Cleveland Browns are hiring Freddie Kitchens as their coach. Kitchens had a dazzling eight-week run as the team’s interim offensive coordinator this …
Tue., Jan. 8, 2019, 7:38 p.m.
Matt LaFleur has been named head coach of the Green Bay Packers. The team announced his hiring late Tuesday, confirming multiple reports from a day earlier. The 39-year-old LaFleur spent …
UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 8, 2019, 6:51 p.m.
Bruce Arians is the latest coach entrusted to transform the struggling Tampa Bay Buccaneers into winners. The 66-year-old came out of a one-year retirement to fill the team’s fifth coaching …