Stories tagged: NFL
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 …
Wed., Oct. 14, 2015, 6:28 p.m.
Packers happy with 5-0 start, but look to rev up offense
GREEN BAY, Wis. – Only with the Green Bay Packers could there be consternation about an offense for a team off to a 5-0 start and averaging 27 points a …
Wed., Oct. 14, 2015, 6:23 p.m.
Vikings’ Peterson, Chiefs’ Charles relate on ACL injuries
In the days after Adrian Peterson tore the ligaments in his left knee in a game against Washington, Chiefs running back Jamaal Charles reached out to him with encouragement.
Tue., Oct. 13, 2015, 9:56 p.m.
Is the Seattle Seahawks’ most important game of the season Sunday against the Carolina Panthers?
The numbers show that this week’s game against the Carolina Panthers might be as pivotal as any the Seattle Seahawks will play this season.
UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 13, 2015, 11:25 p.m.
NFL notebook: Carolina linebacker Luke Kuechly ready for action after missing three games
Panthers middle linebacker Luke Kuechly returned to practice for the first time since suffering a concussion in the Carolina’s season-opening win against the Jacksonville Jaguars. The four-year pro spent four …
Tue., Oct. 13, 2015, 7:05 p.m.
NFL acknowledges game clock error in Steelers-Chargers game
For the second week in a row, the NFL acknowledged an officiating error in a nationally televised game. This time, the problem was twofold: 18 seconds were incorrectly run off …
Tue., Oct. 13, 2015, 7:02 p.m.
Carolina Panthers Luke Kuechly practices after missing last 3 games with concussion
CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Luke Kuechly was back in his comfort zone Tuesday, on the football field wearing a helmet and shoulder pads. The Panthers middle linebacker returned to practice exactly …
Tue., Oct. 13, 2015, 6:59 p.m.
Patriots increase lead atop AP Pro32 NFL power rankings
NEW YORK – The New England Patriots are running away from Green Bay and the rest of the pack in the AP’s latest Pro32 NFL power rankings. After another dominating …
Tue., Oct. 13, 2015, 6:53 p.m.
Confident coach Mike Tomlin catalyst on sideline for resilient Pittsburgh Steelers
PITTSBURGH – Mike Tomlin doesn’t make decisions based on job security. Call it the freedom of working for a team that changes coaches once every couple of decades.
Tue., Oct. 13, 2015, 8:50 a.m.
Jaguars sign former WSU QB Jeff Tuel to practice squad
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – The Jacksonville Jaguars have signed Jeff Tuel to the practice squad, giving them a third quarterback in case Blake Bortles can’t play this week because of a …
Mon., Oct. 12, 2015, 10:53 p.m.
Carroll rides hot hand until overtime and pays price
Seattle Seahawks coach Pete Carroll forgot about running back Thomas Rawls in overtime loss to Cincinnati Bengals.
Mon., Oct. 12, 2015, 10:33 p.m.
Bell’s 1-yard TD run at buzzer lifts Steelers over Chargers
SAN DIEGO – Le’Veon Bell scored on a 1-yard wildcat run as time expired to give Mike Vick and the Pittsburgh Steelers a stunning 24-20 victory over the San Diego …
Mon., Oct. 12, 2015, 9:12 a.m.
Couch Slouch: McCown brothers take the cake
Yes, we rightly celebrate Venus and Serena Williams, and, yes, we rightly celebrate Peyton and Eli Manning. But neither set of sports siblings is as remarkable as the Brothers McCown, …
Sun., Oct. 11, 2015, 8:14 p.m.
Seahawks fail to finish, so Bengals finish them in overtime
“FINISH!” failed. Again. Pete Carroll, the man behind that one-word mantra, bent at the waist in the middle of the Seahawks’ silent locker room. The coach lowered to talk in …
Sat., Oct. 10, 2015, 9:04 p.m.
Seahawks to face plenty of challenges in matchup with Bengals
CINCINNATI – The Bengals finally have convinced some of their skeptical fans that they are for real. Their 4-0 start and a visit by the Seahawks, who have reached the …
UPDATED: Fri., Oct. 9, 2015, 4:27 p.m.
Seahawks’ Marshawn Lynch to miss second straight game
RENTON, Wash. – Marshawn Lynch will miss a second straight week for the Seattle Seahawks due to a hamstring strain.
UPDATED: Thu., Oct. 8, 2015, 11:24 p.m.
Seattle relishing consistency of kicker Steven Hauschka
RENTON, Wash. - Steven Hauschka remembers vividly the last time he saw this much turnover and struggles among kickers early in the season. The reason the memory sticks out so …