Stories tagged: NFL
Tue., Nov. 22, 2016, 2:30 a.m.
AP source: Bills’ LeSean McCoy expected to play after thumb surgery
A dislocated left thumb isn’t expected to prevent LeSean McCoy from missing a game.
Tue., Nov. 22, 2016, 2 a.m.
Falcons sign right tackle Ryan Schraeder to 5-year extension
Ryan Schraeder had no guarantees when the Atlanta Falcons signed him as an undrafted free agent in 2013.
Tue., Nov. 22, 2016, 1 a.m.
Colts QB Andrew Luck in concussion protocol
The Indianapolis Colts’ second straight win may have cost them quarterback Andrew Luck.
Tue., Nov. 22, 2016, 12:30 a.m.
Dolphins’ Jason Jones suspended for violating substance policy
Miami Dolphins defensive end Jason Jones has been suspended without pay for two games for violating the NFL substance abuse policy.
Tue., Nov. 22, 2016
Cardinals head coach Bruce Arians hospitalized
With his team in the midst of a highly disappointing season, Arizona Cardinals coach Bruce Arians was in the hospital Monday after feeling ill overnight, the team said.
Mon., Nov. 21, 2016, 10:19 p.m.
Seahawks’ Earl Thomas, DeShawn Shead have hamstring strains
Pete Carroll spent most of his time Monday talking about injuries. He never was asked about the Seattle Seahawks taking a three-game lead in their division.
Mon., Nov. 21, 2016, 10:10 p.m.
Derek Carr helps Raiders rally past Texans 27-20 in Mexico City
Derek Carr woke up a struggling Oakland offense by throwing two touchdown passes in the fourth quarter as the Raiders capped a successful trip to Mexico with a 27-20 victory …
Sun., Nov. 20, 2016, 9:09 p.m.
Sunday’s NFL game roundup
Game-by-game roundup of Sunday’s NFL action
Sun., Nov. 20, 2016, 6:53 p.m.
NFL notes: 12 failed extra points set record
NFL kickers missed like never before Sunday, setting a record with 12 failed extra point attempts.
Sat., Nov. 19, 2016, 5:32 p.m.
Seahawks use trust to play their best
Russell Wilson has the arm.
Fri., Nov. 18, 2016, 7:14 p.m.
Former Eagles coach Andy Reid wanted Russell Wilson in 2012
Russell Wilson would be playing for the Philadelphia Eagles if Andy Reid got his man in 2012. Reid planned to draft Wilson in the third round of the NFL draft …
Fri., Nov. 18, 2016, 7:11 p.m.
Panthers’ Ron Rivera: Luke Kuechly placed in the NFL’s concussion protocol
Panthers coach Ron Rivera says middle linebacker Luke Kuechly has been placed in the NFL’s concussion protocol and his status for the team’s Nov. 27 game.
Fri., Nov. 18, 2016, 7:07 p.m.
NFL notes: Patriots TE Rob Gronkowski to miss game against 49ers
New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski will miss Sunday’s game against the San Francisco 49ers with a chest injury, according to the injury report filed by the team on …
Fri., Nov. 18, 2016, 7:06 p.m.
Jaguars LB Telvin Smith returns to team after brother’s death
Jacksonville Jaguars linebacker Telvin Smith is back with the team following his brother’s death and expected to play Sunday at Detroit. Smith attended meetings and took part in the team’s …
Fri., Nov. 18, 2016, 6:54 p.m.
Dez Bryant brags on Cowboys’ chemistry, and leans on it, too
Dez Bryant hesitated to talk about playing a day after the death of his father, and preferred not to try to add anything to Tony Romo’s heartfelt statement about the …
Fri., Nov. 18, 2016, 6:50 p.m.
Browns QB Robert Griffin III to practice next week
Browns quarterback Robert Griffin III will practice next week, and it’s possible he could play again this season. RG3 has been out since breaking a bone in his left shoulder …
Fri., Nov. 18, 2016, 6:18 p.m.
Excited Seahawks RB Thomas Rawls proclaims himself ready to go
Thomas Rawls jabbed a finger for pointed emphasis. He smacked his hands together. His voice quickened with excitement.
Fri., Nov. 18, 2016
Bryce Miller: NFL’s marijuana policies should go up in smoke
It’s time for the NFL to stop penalizing marijuana use by its players as states, including the country’s most populous, California, continue to open doors to recreational and medical use.
Thu., Nov. 17, 2016, 9:15 p.m.
Panthers beat Saints in game marred by injuries
Cam Newton threw for 192 yards and a touchdown and the Carolina Panthers held off New Orleans’ fourth- quarter rally to beat the Saints 23-20 on Thursday night in a …
Thu., Nov. 17, 2016, 5:01 p.m.
Time’s right to learn more about Seahawks rookie RB C.J. Prosise
If for many fans Sunday night marked an introduction to C.J. Prosise, he said those closest to him might have sometimes been left wondering if what they were seeing was …
Wed., Nov. 16, 2016, 6:47 p.m.
NFL notes: LT, Dawkins, Ward, Taylor make Hall of Fame semifinals
First-year eligibles LaDainian Tomlinson, Hines Ward, Jason Taylor and Brian Dawkins are among 26 semifinalists for the Pro Football Hall of Fame’s class of 2017.
Wed., Nov. 16, 2016, 6:32 p.m.
Bucs WR Mike Evans apologizes for not standing for anthem
Tampa Bay Buccaneers receiver Mike Evans says he will not continue to protest the election of Donald Trump as president by declining to stand for the national anthem before games. …
Wed., Nov. 16, 2016, 6:25 p.m.
Texans urged to stay in room, not eat room service in Mexico
Houston Texans players are being advised by the team not to leave the hotel and not to order room service during their trip to Mexico City for Monday night’s game …
Wed., Nov. 16, 2016, 5:54 p.m.
Panthers hope improved defense slows down Saints QB Drew Brees
Panthers coach Ron Rivera admits he’s hoping for some bad weather on Thursday night.
Tue., Nov. 15, 2016, 10:45 p.m.
Report: Seahawks waive RB Christine Michael, DT Sealver Siliga
With the emergence of C.J. Prosise and the expected return from injury of Thomas Rawls quickly changing the face of the Seahawks’ backfield, the team on Tuesday decided to waive …
Tue., Nov. 15, 2016, 6:05 p.m.
NFL notes: No. 1 pick Jared Goff to debut Sunday for Los Angeles Rams
Jared Goff is ready to show the Los Angeles Rams he was worth the wait.
Sun., Nov. 13, 2016, 10:16 p.m.
Seattle Seahawks hold off New England Patriots with last-minute goal-line stand
It certainly won’t make up for the Super Bowl loss two seasons back, but the Seahawks’ goal-line stand lifted them to a 31-24 victory over the New England Patriots on …
Sun., Nov. 13, 2016, 9:17 p.m.
NFL roundup: Denver runs back blocked PAT to win
Denver’s Justin Simmons used a perfectly timed leap over the offensive line to block an extra-point kick that would have given New Orleans a late lead, Will Parks ran it …
Fri., Nov. 11, 2016, 5:43 p.m.
NFL notes: Chiefs’ Kelce fined $24,309 for tossing towel at official
Kansas City Chiefs tight end Travis Kelce has been fined $24,309 after he protested a non-call by mockingly chucking his towel toward an official and being ejected. Kelce thought Jacksonville’s …
Fri., Nov. 11, 2016, 5:37 p.m.
Seahawks’ Cassius Marsh wants stolen ‘Magic’ card collection back
Seahawks linebacker Cassius Marsh is pleading for whoever stole his collection of “Magic: The Gathering” cards to return it. Marsh tells The Seattle Times the collection is valued at $20,000 …