Stories tagged: NFL
Tue., Oct. 27, 2015, 9:44 p.m.
Seahawks’ K.J. Wright master of disruption
K.J. Wright made a play in the preseason so remarkable that every once in a while I’ll find it just to watch it again. That was 10 weeks ago.
Mon., Oct. 26, 2015, 9:21 p.m.
Chris Johnson rolls over defender, Cardinals beat Ravens 26-18
Chris Johnson rolled his way to a big play, Joe Flacco couldn’t quite respond with one of his own.
Sun., Oct. 25, 2015, 10:10 p.m.
Tom Brady, unbeaten New England Patriots turn it on in 4th, beat the New York Jets
Tom Brady overcame New England’s shaky first three quarters by throwing for a pair of touchdowns in the fourth, and the Patriots defeated the New York Jets 30-23 on Sunday …
Fri., Oct. 23, 2015, 9:56 p.m.
Seahawks got bounce-back victory over 49ers
A convincing victory over the San Francisco 49ers on Thursday night goes a long way toward getting the defending NFC champions back on track.
Fri., Oct. 23, 2015, 8:45 p.m.
Pittsburgh Steelers QB Ben Roethlisberger upgraded to questionable
The Pittsburgh Steelers have listed quarterback Ben Roethlisberger as questionable on Friday’s injury report heading to Sunday’s game at Kansas City.
Fri., Oct. 23, 2015, 8:42 p.m.
Oakland Raiders get top returner and backup RB Taiwan Jones on field
The Oakland Raiders hope their sporadic running game can finally find some consistency now that Latavius Murray has fully recovered from a shoulder injury that slowed him the past few …
Thu., Oct. 22, 2015, 6:26 p.m.
Houston’s Wilfork speaks out about Florida police shooting
Texans tackle Vince Wilfork is speaking out after a childhood friend was shot and killed by a police officer on Sunday.
Thu., Oct. 22, 2015, 6:17 p.m.
NFL extends deal to play games at Wembley through 2020
The NFL extended its agreement with Wembley Stadium on Thursday for another five years, meaning the league will play at least two regular-season games a year at the London venue …
Wed., Oct. 21, 2015, 8:20 p.m.
Seahawks face 49ers with season near the precipice
The Seattle Seahawks and San Francisco 49ers are both 2-4 as they meet for the first time this season Thursday night.
Mon., Oct. 19, 2015, 9:19 p.m.
Murray, Carroll lead Eagles to 27-7 win over Giants
In a sloppy, ugly game, the Philadelphia Eagles prevailed because they made fewer mistakes.
Mon., Oct. 19, 2015, 8:24 p.m.
Pete Carroll faces biggest challenge with 2-4 Seahawks
Seahawks coach Pete Carroll must right this off-course season and reverse the curse that has included a harrowing loss in the Super Bowl and a high-profile holdout — or risk …
Mon., Oct. 19, 2015, 4:19 p.m.
Seahawks to lift suspension of FB Derrick Coleman
The Seattle Seahawks said Monday they are lifting the suspension of fullback Derrick Coleman that was imposed after he was arrested following a car crash.
UPDATED: Mon., Oct. 19, 2015, 2:35 p.m.
NFL notes: NFL Network apologizes to naked Bengals
The NFL Network has apologized to Bengals players who were shown naked in the locker room during a postgame interview Sunday in Buffalo.
Sun., Oct. 18, 2015, 7:58 p.m.
New York Giants’ Eli Manning has come long way since rough debut in Philly
Eli Manning has won two Super Bowls since his rough debut in 2004, but no team has beat him up more than the Eagles over the years. Manning’s 13 losses …
UPDATED: Sun., Oct. 18, 2015, 9:50 p.m.
Seattle collapses late again in 27-23 loss to Carolina
Richard Sherman and Earl Thomas exchanged baffled looks. They were unsure what happened other than seeing Greg Olsen standing in the end zone celebrating a winning touchdown.
Fri., Oct. 16, 2015, 8:40 p.m.
Police: Johnny Manziel in domestic dispute involving alcohol
Johnny Manziel was questioned by police after witnesses saw him arguing on the side of a highway with his girlfriend and pulling her back into his car as she tried …
Fri., Oct. 16, 2015, 8:33 p.m.
No immediate charging decision for Seahawks’ Coleman
Authorities said Friday that they’ll wait until an investigation is complete before deciding whether to file criminal charges against Seattle Seahawks fullback Derrick Coleman, who was arrested following a crash …
Fri., Oct. 16, 2015, 8:30 p.m.
Lynch expected to play, Wagner to be game-time decision
After missing the last two games with a hamstring strain, Marshawn Lynch is expected to return to the starting lineup for Sunday’s game against the Carolina Panthers.
Thu., Oct. 15, 2015, 9:42 p.m.
Brees, Watson help Saints stun Falcons, 31-21
Drew Brees passed for 312 yards, Ben Watson racked up a career-high 127 yards receiving to go with a fourth-down touchdown catch, and the New Orleans Saints handed the Atlanta …
Thu., Oct. 15, 2015, 8:58 p.m.
NFL notes: Seahawks’ Derrick Coleman arrested in hit-and-run investigation
BELLEVUE, Wash. – The Seattle Seahawks suspended Derrick Coleman on Thursday after police arrested him in a hit-and-run investigation, but his lawyer insisted that if the fullback left the scene …
Thu., Oct. 15, 2015, 7:07 p.m.
Bengals’ Andy Dalton changing perceptions with his torrid start
CINCINNATI – Andy Dalton got accustomed to hearing boos as he led the Bengals to the playoffs each of his first four seasons. Every interception brought another torrent. Every playoff …
Thu., Oct. 15, 2015, 7:03 p.m.
Cardinals running game blossoms with 3 big-play backs
WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS, W.Va. – For as long as most of their fans can remember, the Arizona Cardinals have had a hard time running the ball. So far this year, …
Thu., Oct. 15, 2015, 6:59 p.m.
Changing teams hasn’t helped some NFL stars
PHILADELPHIA – Many of the familiar faces who switched teams may wish they stayed put. DeMarco Murray left Dallas for more money and fewer running lanes in Philadelphia. Ndamukong Suh …
Thu., Oct. 15, 2015, 6:56 p.m.
Young Packers secondary thriving with Chargers up next
GREEN BAY, Wis. – The Packers’ youthful secondary has more than weathered the absence of veteran safety Morgan Burnett the past few weeks.
Thu., Oct. 15, 2015, 6:51 p.m.
Panthers look to shake post-bye struggles vs. Seahawks
CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Panthers coach Ron Rivera is hoping his team can shake its traditional post-bye week blues on Sunday against the Seattle Seahawks.
Thu., Oct. 15, 2015, 6:45 p.m.
Including playoffs, this is sixth meeting since 2010 season. … Seahawks beat Panthers in NFC divisional playoff in January thanks to 17-point fourth quarter that included Kam Chancellor’s 90-yard interception …
Wed., Oct. 14, 2015, 9:52 p.m.
Seahawks coach Pete Carroll says Tyler Eifert’s TD catches weren’t Kam Chancellor’s fault
There was no lack of opinions about the play of Seahawks safety Kam Chancellor on Sunday against the Cincinnati Bengals.
Wed., Oct. 14, 2015, 9:14 p.m.
Newsmakers: Former Patriot lineman Sam Adams dies
Former New England Patriots offensive lineman Sam Adams has died in Houston at the age of 67.
Wed., Oct. 14, 2015, 7:15 p.m.
NFL notes: Matt Cassel taking over at quarterback for Cowboys
Matt Cassel is taking over at quarterback for Dallas after Brandon Weeden lost all three of his starts in place of the injured Tony Romo.
Wed., Oct. 14, 2015, 6:39 p.m.
Seattle’s Bobby Wagner hopes to play vs. Panthers despite injury
RENTON, Wash. – It was an innocuous comment about Seattle Seahawks middle linebacker Bobby Wagner that was just used to fill airtime during a broadcast. But the comment during the …