Stories tagged: NFL
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 …
UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 8, 2019, 3:59 p.m.
The Arizona Cardinals have hired former Texas Tech coach Kliff Kingsbury, a move aimed at providing guidance for young quarterback Josh Rosen and resuscitating the worst offense in the NFL. …
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 9, 2019, 5:29 p.m.
For all but one team, locker cleanup day is the most melancholy ritual in sports.
Mon., Jan. 7, 2019, 6:44 p.m.
Couch Slouch: The NFL remains an easy thing to watch and a hard to thing to listen to. What was once plainspoken is now plain gobbledygook; game analysts turn simple …
UPDATED: Mon., Jan. 7, 2019, 6:59 p.m.
A person familiar with the decision says Titans offensive coordinator Matt LaFleur has accepted Green Bay’s offer to become the next head coach of the Packers.
UPDATED: Sun., Jan. 6, 2019, 8:47 p.m.
Philip Rivers directed the Los Angeles Chargers to a 23-17 playoff victory at Baltimore on Sunday, setting up another high-stakes matchup with Brady and the New England Patriots. For all …