NFL Playoffs

FILE - In this Sunday, April 15, 2018, file photo, Vegas Golden Knights center Cody Eakin (21) celebrates after scoring against the Los Angeles Kings during the third period of Game 3 of an NHL hockey first-round playoff series in Los Angeles. The expansion Golden Knights were long shots at the start of the year to make the playoffs. Now the team is one of the best bets to hoist the Stanley Cup Trophy. (AP Photo/Chris Carlson, File)
April 20, 2018 - 2:37 am
As an expansion team, the Vegas Golden Knights have defied all sorts of odds. Long shots to even make the playoffs seven months ago, they are a favorite to hoist the Stanley Cup in June. Behind the stellar play of goaltender Marc-Andre Fleury, the Golden Knights completed a sweep of the Los Angeles...
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April 19, 2018 - 8:35 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Super Bowl champion Philadelphia will host Atlanta to kick off the 2018 NFL season on Thursday night, Sept. 6. Green Bay hosts Chicago in the first Sunday night matchup on Sept. 9, while the Monday nighters on opening weekend feature the New York Jets at Detroit, followed by the Los...
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FILE - In this Nov. 30, 2017, file photo, Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Dez Bryant (88) catches a pass for a touchdown over Washington Redskins cornerback Bashaud Breeland (26) in the second half of an NFL football game, in Arlington, Texas. The Cowboys have released Dez Bryant, deciding salary cap relief with the star receiver's declining production outweighs the risk of him returning to All-Pro form with another team. Cowboys owner and general manager Jerry Jones said in a statement Friday, April 13, 2018, it wasn't an easy decision, but was what the organization believes is in its best interest. (AP Photo/Ron Jenkins, File)
April 13, 2018 - 5:10 pm
FRISCO, Texas (AP) — Dez Bryant never lived up to the big contract he signed with the Dallas Cowboys when he was among the best receivers in the NFL. If the franchise leader in touchdown catches is going to find his 2014 All-Pro form again, it will be with another team. The Cowboys released Bryant...
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April 05, 2018 - 6:30 pm
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — The New York Giants have signed durable cornerback William Gay. The team announced the signing Thursday, less than a week before the start of organized team activities. A Pittsburgh Steelers draft pick in 2007, he played in 176 consecutive regular-season and 15...
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March 30, 2018 - 3:27 pm
COSTA MESA, Calif. (AP) — Defensive back Jaylen Watkins has left the Super Bowl champion Philadelphia Eagles for a one-year contract with the Los Angeles Chargers. The Chargers announced the deal Friday. Watkins appeared in 36 games over four seasons for the Eagles, playing extensively on special...
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FILE - In this Aug. 17, 2017, file photo, Tom Coughlin, Jacksonville Jaguars executive vice president of football operations, right, watches from the sideline during warmups before an NFL preseason football game against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in Jacksonville, Fla. After making the AFC championship game in January, and leading New England by 10 points in the fourth quarter before losing 24-20, the Jaguars will be a popular pick to win their division and make another run to the Super Bowl. (AP Photo/Phelan M. Ebenhack, File)
March 27, 2018 - 5:19 pm
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Tom Coughlin had one complaint about his first season back with the Jacksonville Jaguars: Watching games from the press box. "The window in front of me got messed up a few times," Coughlin said Tuesday at the NFL Meetings. The 71-year-old former coach turned fiery executive...
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New England Patriots head football coach Bill Belichick, right, answers a question from a reporter at the coaches breakfast during the NFL owners meetings, Tuesday, March 27, 2018 in Orlando, Fla. (Phelan M. Ebenhack/AP Images for NFL)
March 27, 2018 - 5:15 pm
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — The Latest on the NFL Meetings (all times local): 5 p.m. NFL owners rewrote the rule on using the crown of the helmet, making it a 15-yard penalty to initiate any hit with it. Rich McKay, chairman of the competition committee, called it "a significant change," noting that it...
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FILE - In this Oct. 6, 2017, file photo, Indianapolis Colts quarterback Andrew Luck throws during NFL football practice in Indianapolis. Andrew Luck is throwing footballs again. Indianapolis Colts coach Frank Reich said Tuesday, March 27, 2018, that Luck has begun to throw as part of the rehab for his surgically repaired shoulder. Luck missed the entire 2017 season because of the injury. (AP Photo/Darron Cummings, File)
March 27, 2018 - 2:17 pm
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Andrew Luck is throwing footballs again. Indianapolis Colts coach Frank Reich said Tuesday that Luck has begun to throw as part of the rehab for his surgically repaired shoulder. Luck missed the entire 2017 season because of the injury. Reich said he hasn't seen Luck in action...
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This Dec. 31, 2017 photo shows Miami Dolphins defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh (93) during the first half of an NFL football game against the Buffalo Bills in Miami Gardens, Fla. The Los Angeles Rams agreed to terms with Suh on a one-year contract Monday, March 26, 2018. The star defensive tackle will play alongside All-Pro Aaron Donald on the Rams’ defensive line. (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee)
March 26, 2018 - 9:43 pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Decades ago, the Los Angeles Rams' defense was fronted by the Fearsome Foursome. With Ndamukong Suh playing alongside Aaron Donald for the Rams this fall, NFL offenses are about to experience a terrifying twosome. Suh agreed to a one-year contract with Los Angeles on Monday,...
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March 26, 2018 - 6:39 pm
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Some of the non-catches that have prompted debate and a proposal by the NFL's competition committee to rewrite the rules: Bert Emanuel, Buccaneers (2000) — In the NFC championship game at St. Louis, Emanuel appeared to make a fourth-quarter catch to put Tampa Bay in position to...
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