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Minnesota Vikings quarterback Kirk Cousins (8) passes against the San Francisco 49ers during the first half of an NFL divisional playoff football game, Saturday, Jan. 11, 2020, in Santa Clara, Calif. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)

Vikings pick up 5 additions to Pro Bowl, including Cousins

Jan. 21, 2020 3:54 PM EST

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Minnesota Vikings have five additions to the NFC Pro Bowl roster, giving them eight players in the all-star game for their highest total in 10 years. The NFL announced Tuesday that quarterback Kirk Cousins, defensive end Everson Griffen, fullback C.J. Ham, linebacker Eric Kendricks...

FILE - In this Feb. 4, 2018, file photo, Philadelphia Eagles' Nick Foles catches a touchdown pass during the first half of the NFL Super Bowl 52 football game against the New England Patriots, in Minneapolis. Coaches aren't shy about drawing up trick plays that let quarterbacks use their hands for more than throwing a football. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson, File)

More quarterbacks are using their hands to catches passes

Jan. 10, 2020 7:09 PM EST

Tom Brady tried it. Nick Foles perfected it. More quarterbacks are doing it. Catching passes isn't just for wide receivers, tight ends and running backs anymore. Coaches aren't shy about drawing up trick plays that let quarterbacks use their hands for more than throwing a football. Foles has the most famous catch...

Buffalo Bills head coach Sean McDermott takes questions during a news conference after an NFL football game against the Pittsburgh Steelers, Sunday, Dec. 15, 2019, in Pittsburgh. The Steelers lost 17-10. (AP Photo/Don Wright)

Bills have work to do in offseason after playoff collapse

Jan. 7, 2020 5:57 PM EST

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — The lingering disappointment following an AFC wild-card playoff collapse at Houston won't deter Buffalo Bills coach Sean McDermott from having confidence in his team's young foundation. That doesn't mean the Bills don't have work to do. Stressing a desire to keep the developing...

FILE - In this Sept. 16, 2018, file photo, Buffalo Bills offensive coordinator Brian Daboll walks off the field prior to the game against the Los Angeles Chargers, in Orchard Park, N.Y. After taking a short break, the Browns are resuming their coaching search by interviewing Bills offensive coordinator Brian Daboll, who previously worked in Cleveland. (AP Photo/Rich Barnes, File)

Browns interview Bills offensive coordinator Brian Daboll

Jan. 6, 2020 4:51 PM EST

CLEVELAND (AP) — Brian Daboll spruced up his resume and improved as a coach since the previous time he was in Cleveland nearly a decade ago. The Browns haven't changed much. Daboll, who got his first offensive coordinator position in the NFL with the Browns under Eric Mangini, interviewed Monday for...

Houston Texans quarterback Deshaun Watson (4) celebrates after throwing a pass to setup the game-winning field goal during overtime of an NFL wild-card playoff football game against the Buffalo Bills Saturday, Jan. 4, 2020, in Houston. The Texans won 22-19 in overtime. (AP Photo/Eric Christian Smith)

NFL Today, Wild-Card Weekend

Jan. 5, 2020 10:05 PM EST

SCOREBOARD Sat. Jan. 11, Divisional Round Minnesota at San Francisco, 4:35 p.m. EST. Kirk Cousins and the Vikings (11-6) are coming off a 26-20 overtime wild-card round victory at New Orleans. They'll take on Jimmy Garoppolo and the 49ers (13-3), who are the NFC's No. 1 overall seed. —- Tennessee at...

Buffalo Bills quarterback Josh Allen (17) is sacked by Houston Texans linebacker Jake Martin (54) during the second half of an NFL wild-card playoff football game Saturday, Jan. 4, 2020, in Houston. (AP Photo/Michael Wyke)

Bills enter offseason feeling pain of playoff collapse

Jan. 5, 2020 3:05 PM EST

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — Josh Allen expects he'll be carrying the weight and pain of his first playoff loss for the foreseeable future. Standing at a podium in the Buffalo Bills' field house on Sunday, the second-year quarterback looked and sounded as dejected as he did 15 hours earlier, following a 22-19...

Houston Texans kicker Ka'imi Fairbairn (7) kicks a game-winning 28-yard field goal as Buffalo Bills cornerback Kevin Johnson (29) tries to block the kick during overtime of an NFL wild-card playoff football game Saturday, Jan. 4, 2020, in Houston. The Texans won 22-19. (AP Photo/Eric Christian Smith)

Texans roar past Bills for 22-19 win in OT

Jan. 4, 2020 11:40 PM EST

HOUSTON (AP) — Deshaun Watson’s teammates talked all week about how they never feel as if they’re out of any game when No. 4 is on the field. On Saturday Watson showed why the Houston Texans have so much trust in him, when the quarterback’s dazzling performance late after a tough start...

Buffalo Bills quarterback Josh Allen (17) is sacked by Houston Texans linebacker Jake Martin (54) during the second half of an NFL wild-card playoff football game Saturday, Jan. 4, 2020, in Houston. (AP Photo/Michael Wyke)

Allen's struggles sink Bills in 22-19 OT loss to Texans

Jan. 4, 2020 10:41 PM EST

HOUSTON (AP) — Josh Allen didn’t look like a playoff rookie in the first half on Saturday as he led the Buffalo Bills to a double-digit halftime lead. He wasn’t nearly as composed after that and it allowed the Houston Texans to get back in the game and rally for a 22-19 overtime win in the...

Bills look for 1st playoff win since 1995 in visit to Texans

Jan. 2, 2020 5:41 PM EST

BUFFALO (10-6) at HOUSTON (10-6) Saturday, 4:35 p.m. ET, ESPN/ABC OPENING LINE — Texans by 4 RECORD VS. SPREAD — Buffalo 9-6-1, Houston 7-8-1 SERIES RECORD — Texans lead 5-4 LAST MEETING — Texans beat Bills 20-13, Oct. 14, 2018 LAST WEEK — Bills lost to Jets 13-6; Texans lost to...

Houston Texans J.J. Watt speaks during a press conference on Tuesday, Dec. 24, 2019, in Houston. Watt will return to practice with the Houston Texans on Tuesday, clearing the way for the star defensive end to play in the team's playoff game in two weeks. (Yi-Chin Lee/Houston Chronicle via AP)

Watt to return for Texans in playoffs against Buffalo

Jan. 2, 2020 4:39 PM EST

HOUSTON (AP) — J.J. Watt was a rookie in the 2011 playoffs when his spectacular performance against the Cincinnati Bengals led the Houston Texans to the first postseason win in franchise history. The spotlight will be on Watt again on Saturday, when he'll return to the field a little more than two months...