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Chiefs' Fenton off PUP list; DT Shelton agrees to deal

Aug. 09, 2022 18:43 PM EDT

ST. JOSEPH, Mo. (AP) — Chiefs cornerback Rashad Fenton returned from the physically unable to perform list on Tuesday, giving him plenty of time to test out his surgically repaired shoulder and ramp up in training camp before the start of the regular season. Fenton is expected to...

Judon focused on being himself heading into Year 2 with Pats

Aug. 08, 2022 20:16 PM EDT

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — When Matt Judon isn’t on the sideline for the New England Patriots, it’s noticeable. That’s because during his six NFL seasons, the 6-foot-3, 275-pound linebacker’s outsized personality and the trademark red sleeves he wears under his jersey, have...

Rhule: Panthers want to avoid 'wrong decision' in QB battle

Aug. 08, 2022 16:32 PM EDT

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (AP) — Two weeks into training camp and the Carolina Panthers’ quarterback situation remains unsettled. Coach Matt Rhule said both Baker Mayfield and Sam Darnold have had good days, but he’s not ready to declare a starter. Rhule said that decision could come...

Tony Boselli becomes 1st Jaguars player in Hall of Fame

Aug. 06, 2022 15:56 PM EDT

CANTON, Ohio (AP) — Tony Boselli looked out at all the teal-colored jerseys in the crowd and screamed: “Duuuuval!” Finally, the Jacksonville Jaguars have a player in the Pro Football Hall of Fame. Boselli, the first pick in Jaguars history, was among eight...

Pats rookie Strange holding his own in first NFL camp

Aug. 04, 2022 15:22 PM EDT

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — Cole Strange didn’t set any expectations for himself entering his first NFL training camp. His aim was simply to learn as much as he could and let the rest take care of itself. “Honestly, I guess I really didn’t think that far ahead,"...

Patriots receivers hope to provide QB Jones with options

Aug. 03, 2022 19:13 PM EDT

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — Jakobi Meyers looks around the New England Patriots receivers’ meetings and struggles to find a weak link. “It’s a lot of guys that can make a lot of plays,” Meyers said after practice on Wednesday. “It’s not one guy in the room...

Early titles with Patriots lead to Hall of Fame for Seymour

Aug. 03, 2022 01:38 AM EDT

Richard Seymour was winning Super Bowls with the New England Patriots before, as he put it, Tom Brady was Tom Brady. The defensive lineman's early success — three championships in his first four seasons — is as good a starting point as any for how Seymour ended up in the Pro...

Mac Jones working through growing pains in new Pats' offense

Aug. 02, 2022 15:31 PM EDT

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — Mac Jones has never hidden the fact that he’s a perfectionist. His manic thirst to get everything right fits snugly within a New England Patriots culture built on its attention to detail. So, after two days of padded practices in which the...

Patriots sign punter Bailey to 4-year contract

Aug. 01, 2022 16:15 PM EDT

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — One of the things Patriots coach Bill Belichick takes the most pride in is his team’s special teams’ play. During most of his tenure in New England it’s been one of Belichick’s most consistent units, regularly ranking near the top of the league. ...

Patriots tight end Smith poised to have bounce back season

Jul. 29, 2022 14:42 PM EDT

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — Jonnu Smith wasn’t looking for a fresh start as much as a place to burnish his reputation as one of the league’s top tight ends when he left the Tennessee Titans and signed with the New England Patriots prior to last season. He was coming off a career...