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Chargers sign defensive lineman Morgan Fox

May. 18, 2022 16:29 PM EDT

COSTA MESA, Calif. (AP) — The Los Angeles Chargers continued the offseason rebuild of their defense by signing defensive lineman Morgan Fox on Wednesday. Fox will be entering his seventh year in the league. He spent his first five seasons with the Rams (2016-20) before going to the...

Eagles, cornerback James Bradberry agree on 1-year deal

May. 18, 2022 13:16 PM EDT

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Philadelphia Eagles strengthened their secondary, agreeing on a one-year contract with veteran cornerback James Bradberry on Wednesday. Bradberry, who made the Pro Bowl in 2020, was released by the New York Giants on May 9 for salary reasons. He would have...

Panthers' Corral has 'big chip' on shoulder after draft fall

May. 13, 2022 16:30 PM EDT

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Matt Corral’s unexpected fall to the third round of the NFL draft has left the Carolina Panthers rookie quarterback with a good bit of motivation as he begins his professional career. “Honestly, I had a big chip on my shoulder before — but it just got...

Panthers agree to deal with 6th overall pick Ikem Ekwonu

May. 10, 2022 21:02 PM EDT

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The Carolina Panthers have agreed to a four-year contract with first-round draft pick Ikem Ekwonu. Ekwonu, the sixth overall pick, agreed to a four-year rookie contract with a team option for a fifth season Tuesday night. Financial terms of the deal were not...

Ravens sign RB Mike Davis to 1-year deal

May. 10, 2022 19:52 PM EDT

OWINGS MILLS, Md. (AP) — The Baltimore Ravens signed running back Mike Davis to a one-year deal. The Ravens announced the move Tuesday. Davis rushed for 503 yards and three touchdowns last season for the Atlanta Falcons. Prior to last season, Davis played two seasons...

Kelly steps down as CEO of Tepper Sports and Entertainment

May. 04, 2022 13:49 PM EDT

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Nick Kelly has stepped down chief executive office of Tepper Sports & Entertainment, just three months after being promoted to the role. Kelly helped with the successful launch of Charlotte FC Major League Soccer club as team president before taking on...

Panthers agree to terms with former All-Pro returner Roberts

May. 02, 2022 20:58 PM EDT

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The Carolina Panthers solidified their return game on Monday, agreeing to terms on a one-year contract with Andre Roberts. Roberts, a 2018 All-Pro selection, led the NFL in kickoff return yards (1,010) last year while spending time with Houston Texans and Los...

Passing on QB in Round 1 shows Panthers, Rhule have patience

May. 02, 2022 15:46 PM EDT

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Carolina Panthers owner David Tepper preached patience last week when it came to breaking the losing cycle and building a consistent winner. Over the weekend, the Panthers stayed true to that plan. Instead of reaching for a quarterback with the...

Panthers turn to defense, speed on final day of the draft

Apr. 30, 2022 21:09 PM EDT

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Carolina coach Matt Rhule went back to his college roots on the final day of the NFL draft. The Panthers traded up into the fourth round to select Penn State linebacker Brandon Smith on Saturday, trading both of their fifth-round picks to Washington to make...

Browns check boxes, add talent in draft but Mayfield lingers

Apr. 30, 2022 20:24 PM EDT

BEREA, Ohio (AP) — Their worries about finding a franchise quarterback seemingly over, the Cleveland Browns were able to focus on filling other pressing needs in this year's NFL draft. They checked all the boxes — minus one. Browns general manager Andrew Berry, who...