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Former NFL star Richard Sherman arrested on suspicion of DUI, authorities in Washington state say

Feb. 24, 2024 21:20 PM EST

SEATTLE (AP) — Former NFL star Richard Sherman was arrested early Saturday on suspicion of driving under the influence, according to the Washington State Patrol. In a probable cause statement, Trooper Jordan Hazzard-Thomas, who helped respond to the traffic stop, reported talking...

Former Cowboys receiver Golden Richards, known for famous Super Bowl catch, dies at 73

Feb. 24, 2024 01:36 AM EST

MURRAY, Utah (AP) — Golden Richards, the former Dallas Cowboys receiver known for his flowing blond hair who famously caught a touchdown pass off a gadget play in the 1978 Super Bowl, died Friday of congestive heart failure at his home in Murray. He was 73. Richards' nephew, Lance...

WR Demarcus Robinson has agreed to return to the Los Angeles Rams, AP source says

Feb. 23, 2024 19:02 PM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Receiver Demarcus Robinson has agreed to terms on a one-year, $5 million contract to return to the Los Angeles Rams, a person with knowledge of the deal tells The Associated Press. The person spoke on condition of anonymity Friday because Robinson has yet to sign...

Steelers cut veteran center Mason Cole to create nearly $5 million in salary-cap space

Feb. 23, 2024 17:06 PM EST

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Pittsburg Steelers released veteran center Mason Cole on Friday, creating nearly $5 million in salary cap space. Cole had one year left on the three-year, $15.75 million deal he signed in spring of 2022. He had issues snapping in shotgun formation and clearly...

Dolphins release veteran defensive end Emmanuel Ogbah

Feb. 23, 2024 16:47 PM EST

MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. (AP) — The Miami Dolphins announced Friday that they released defensive end Emmanuel Ogbah in a move that will clear up $13.7 million in cap space. Ogbah, who signed with the Dolphins in 2020, was two seasons into a four-year extension worth $65 million. He...

Former NFL head coaches Marvin Lewis and Joe Philbin part of Pierce's first Raiders staff

Feb. 23, 2024 15:54 PM EST

HENDERSON, Nev. (AP) — As Antonio Pierce prepares for his first season as the Las Vegas Raiders' full-time coach, he is counting on two experienced former head coaches to help guide him. The Raiders announced their full staff Friday, and former Cincinnati Bengals coach Marvin Lewis...

Chicago Bears add 2 more assistants to coach Matt Eberflus' staff

Feb. 23, 2024 15:51 PM EST

LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) — The Chicago Bears added to Matt Eberflus' staff, hiring former Tampa Bay Buccaneers backup quarterback Ryan Griffin as an offensive assistant and Bryan Bing as assistant defensive line coach on Friday. Griffin will work with quarterbacks and wide receivers....

NFL’s salary cap skyrockets to $255.4 million, up a record $30.6 million

Feb. 23, 2024 15:15 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — The NFL’s salary cap for 2024 will be $255.4 million, up a record $30.6 million from last year. The cap number has gone from $198.2 million in 2020 to $182.5 million in 2021 following the COVID-19 pandemic. It increased to $208.2 million in 2022 and $224.8 million...

Chiefs sign punter Matt Araiza, who was dropped from lawsuit in December after alleged rape

Feb. 22, 2024 21:02 PM EST

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Kansas City Chiefs are signing punter Matt Araiza, who was dropped from a lawsuit in December that had been filed by a woman who alleged she was raped by San Diego State football players in 2021. The signing was announced by Araiza's agent, Joe Linta,...

Bears great Steve McMichael remains hospitalized; family hopes to have him home Friday

Feb. 22, 2024 19:29 PM EST

CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago Bears great Steve McMichael was spending at least another night in the hospital after his family hoped he would return home on Thursday, publicist Betsy Shepherd said. The 66-year-old McMichael, who went public with an ALS diagnosis three years ago, was...