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New England Patriots linebackers Ja'Whaun Bentley (51) and Shilique Calhoun (90) step onto the field for an NFL football training camp practice, Monday, Aug. 24, 2020, in Foxborough, Mass. (AP Photo/Steven Senne, Pool)

Patriots' young LBs could get playing time early this season

Sep. 9, 2020 4:52 PM EDT

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — The Patriots expected to have a different look at on defense this season following an offseason that saw the departures of linebackers Jamie Collins, Kyle Van Noy and Elandon Roberts. Collins and Van Noy were two of New England’s leading tacklers in 2019. Roberts had the...

Focus on Gase, Darnold as Jets try to end playoff drought

Sep. 8, 2020 2:59 PM EDT

NEW YORK JETS (7-9) NEW FACES: First-round pick OT Mekhi Becton, second-round pick WR Denzel Mims, S Bradley McDougald, WR Breshad Perriman, CB Pierre Desir, C Connor McGovern, RB Frank Gore, QB Joe Flacco, LB Patrick Onwuasor, CB Quincy Wilson, OT George Fant, G Greg Van Roten, WR Chris Hogan, OL Josh Andrews,...

All eyes on Darnold's progress as Jets begin camp

Jul. 25, 2020 6:30 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — NEW YORK JETS (7-9) CAMP SITE: Florham Park, New Jersey LAST YEAR: Adam Gase’s first year as Jets coach got off to rough start, headlined by quarterback Sam Darnold’s bout with mononucleosis that sidelined him for three games. Linebacker C.J. Mosley was hurt in regular-season...