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Odell Beckham Jr. vague about future with Browns amid ‘bad’ season

Odell Beckham Jr.’s disappointing first season with the Browns isn’t even over, and the star wide receiver is already making predictions about the next one. “2020’s going to be my …


UPDATED: Thu., Dec. 5, 2019

Von Miller says sprained MCL could keep him out vs Texans

Broncos star linebacker Von Miller says he won’t go on IR because of a sprained left MCL that ended his 95-game starting streak.


Chiefs and Patriots plenty familiar ahead of Sunday showdown

The Kansas City Chiefs have been dominant against the AFC West since Andy Reid’s arrival in 2013, winning so often against their most frequent opponents that it’s little surprise they’re …


UPDATED: Thu., Dec. 5, 2019

Browns’ Baker Mayfield passing in practice, looks good to go

Browns quarterback Baker Mayfield threw in practice for the first time since injuring his right hand in Sunday’s loss at Pittsburgh.


UPDATED: Thu., Dec. 5, 2019

Jaguars QB Gardner Minshew hopes work as backup benefits him as starter

Jacksonville Jaguars rookie and former Washington State quarterback Gardner Minshew hopes the extra work he got as a backup over the last month benefits him as a starter.


Carolina Panthers fire head coach Ron Rivera

The Panthers have fired coach Ron Rivera with four games left in the NFL season.


Jacksonville Jaguars to start Gardner Minshew at quarterback on Sunday

Rookie quarterback Gardner Minshew will return to Jacksonville’s starting lineup Sunday against the Los Angeles Chargers


UPDATED: Mon., Dec. 2, 2019

Seahawks beat Vikings, take over first place in NFC West

Rashaad Penny scored one touchdown rushing and one receiving, Russell Wilson hit David Moore for a 60-yard TD pass, and the Seattle Seahawks built a big second-half lead before holding …


Couch Slouch: NFL isn’t thinking big enough in pursuit of global domination

Couch Slouch: In a clandestine meeting at a Doubletree by Hilton conference room in Grand Rapids, Michigan, in late March 1987, Pete Rozelle, Paul Tagliabue and Roger Goodell secretly hatched …


UPDATED: Sun., Dec. 1, 2019

49ers’ Richard Sherman sounds off on knee injury, sideline beef with Ravens’ coach John Harbaugh

Richard Sherman struggled stepping up to the postgame media podium but insisted that a knee injury won’t keep him out of the 49ers’ next game, Sunday’s prize fight at New …


UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 30, 2019

Seahawks expect Jadeveon Clowney, Jarran Reed to play against Vikings

The Seattle Seahawks expect defensive linemen Jadeveon Clowney and Jarran Reed to be able to play on Monday night against the Minnesota Vikings despite both being listed as questionable.


UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 30, 2019

As Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson turns 31 he has his sights set on playing until he is 45

Russell Wilson turned 31 Friday, and if he’s officially never been older he also says he can’t imagine he’s ever felt better.


UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 29, 2019

Arizona Cardinals’ Josh Shaw suspended for betting on NFL games

Arizona Cardinals cornerback Josh Shaw has been suspended through at least the end of the 2020 season for betting on NFL games on multiple occasions this season, the first time …


UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 29, 2019

Matt Calkins: Pete Carroll, John Schneider deserve praise for reviving Seahawks’ Super Bowl hopes

When debating NFL awards candidates, don’t forget about the Seattle Seahawks’ coach and general manager.


UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 28, 2019

NFL roundup: John Brown’s TD pass sparks Bills’ win over Cowboys

John Brown became the first Buffalo receiver to throw a touchdown pass and the Bills went on to beat the Dallas Cowboys 26-15 in Arlington, Texas, on Thursday


UPDATED: Wed., Nov. 27, 2019

NFL previews: Jason Garrett, Cowboys face questions against Bills

While the Dallas Cowboys prepare for another national TV game amid questions about coach Jason Garrett’s future, the Buffalo Bills just want to keep rolling toward the playoffs on a …


Rams regroup, focus on waning playoff chances after blowout

The Los Angeles Rams still have a winning record, even if they didn’t look like a winning team at any point in their humiliating 45-6 loss to Baltimore.


Michael Thomas giving Saints a big return on investment

When Michael Thomas appears in the locker room at New Orleans Saints training headquarters, he doesn’t linger long.


Bills’ Cole Beasley not dwelling on past ahead of Dallas return

Ahead of his long-awaited return to Dallas, Cole Beasley is having too much fun with his new team to dwell on the past.


UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 26, 2019

Larry Stone: After another strong defensive performance on road versus Eagles, Seahawks are starting to think big

The Seahawks are starting to see the outlines of a best-case scenario that was mostly fantasy and wishful thinking just a couple of weeks ago.


UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 26, 2019

Lamar Jackson, Ravens play nearly flawlessly during 7-game run

Perhaps the most impressive aspect of the Baltimore Ravens’ seven-game winning streak and the stellar play of Lamar Jackson is how easily the team and its quarterback have steamrolled several …


Ravens, Patriots, 49ers remain top 3 teams in AP Pro32 poll

Lamar Jackson and the Baltimore Ravens just keep on rolling. The surging Ravens, who have won seven in a row, retained the top spot in the latest AP Pro32 poll.


UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 26, 2019

Troy Polamalu, Reggie Wayne, Patrick Willis 1st year eligible for Hall of Fame

Safety Troy Polamalu, wide receiver Reggie Wayne and linebacker Patrick Willis are first-year eligible players among the 25 semifinalists of the modern era for the Pro Football Hall of Fame.


UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 26, 2019

Steelers to start rookie Devlin Hodges in rematch with Browns

It’s officially “Duck season” again in Pittsburgh. Coach Mike Tomlin said Tuesday that rookie quarterback Devlin “Duck” Hodges will start on Sunday when the Steelers face Cleveland.


Lamar Jackson throws 5 TD passes in Ravens’ 45-6 rout of Rams

Lamar Jackson threw five touchdown passes and the Baltimore Ravens routed the Los Angeles Rams 45-6 for their seventh consecutive victory


Rashaad Penny proves his worth in Seahawks’ road victory

Rashaad Penny’s 58-yard touchdown run in the fourth quarter Sunday was a game-breaker, a buoy for his struggling offensive teammates and a godsend to increasingly frustrated Seahawks fans


UPDATED: Sun., Nov. 24, 2019

Eagles QB Carson Wentz injures hand in disastrous game against Seahawks

Carson Wentz walked into the locker room with his right hand behind his back and stuffed inside a pouch. He walked out of the locker room with his hand bandaged …


Steelers QB Mason Rudolph fined $50,000 for brawl

Steelers’ Mason Rudolph fined $50,000 by NFL for involvement in helmet-swinging brawl


UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 23, 2019

Philadelphia selected Nick Foles in 2012 draft because Seattle Seahawks chose Russell Wilson

Russell Wilson nearly ended up in Philadelphia instead of Nick Foles. Former Eagles coach Andy Reid wanted to select Wilson in the 2012 NFL draft, but Seattle Seahawks general manager …


UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 22, 2019

Jadeveon Clowney getting hip treatment ‘off campus,’ will be game-time decision vs. Eagles

Defensive end Jadeveon Clowney is officially listed as questionable and is considered a game-time decision Sunday for the Seahawks at Philadelphia. He has not been at practice the past two …