Latest Michael S. Bennett News

Ziggy Ansah, the other DE in Seattle, is ready for his debut

Sep. 5, 2019 8:19 PM EDT

RENTON, Wash. (AP) — Even though he's so soft-spoken, it's clear Ziggy Ansah is anxious to get back on the field for the first time since December. After a long offseason filled with surgery, rehab and setbacks, the new Seattle Seahawks defensive end is a mix of emotions before his debut Sunday against...

NFL 2019: Eagles determined to deliver on Super aspirations

Aug. 22, 2019 3:30 PM EDT

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Carson Wentz, Jason Peters and Darren Sproles have unfinished business. The franchise quarterback, the nine-time Pro Bowl left tackle and the versatile veteran were injured when the Philadelphia Eagles won the first Super Bowl in franchise history following the 2017 season. They're...

Patriots Preview Capsule

Aug. 22, 2019 12:56 PM EDT

NEW ENGLAND PATRIOTS (14-5) New faces: DE Michael Bennett, DE Chase Winovich, TE Ben Watson, WR Jakobi Meyers, WR Demaryius Thomas, WR N'Keal Harry, P Jake Bailey. Key losses: Linebackers coach/defensive play caller Brian Flores, TE Rob Gronkowski, DE Trey Flowers, OT Trent Brown., DL Malcom Brown. Strengths:...

Eagles Preview Capsule

Aug. 22, 2019 12:10 PM EDT

PHILADELPHIA EAGLES (10-8) New faces: WR DeSean Jackson, WR J.J. Arcega-Whiteside, RB Jordan Howard, RB Miles Sanders, DT Malik Jackson, LB Zach Brown, DE Vinny Curry, QB Cody Kessler. Key losses: QB Nick Foles, DE Michael Bennett, LB Jordan Hicks, RB Jay Ajayi, DE Chris Long, WR Jordan Matthews, S Chris Maragos,...

NFL 2019: With Brady, now 42, Pats poised to defend title

Aug. 22, 2019 12:09 PM EDT

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — Tom Brady's 40th birthday prior to the 2017 season was supposed to mark the start of decline for the NFL's most-decorated quarterback. Instead, it ended with Brady becoming the oldest MVP in league history and coming eight points short of taking the Philadelphia Eagles to overtime...

Patriots' Wynn takes live drills, game action could be next

Aug. 12, 2019 4:33 PM EDT

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — Isaiah Wynn's long road back from injury has reached its biggest milestone to date. The 23rd overall pick in the 2018 draft, the offensive tackle had his rookie season abruptly cut short during a preseason game when he tore an Achilles tendon. Nearly a year of rehab later, on...

Democrats tussle over health care at Nevada labor forum

Aug. 4, 2019 6:29 AM EDT

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Democratic presidential candidates' tussle over health care reform continued Saturday as they pitched themselves to Nevada union members, with former Vice President Joe Biden declaring he's "against any Democrat who wants to get rid of Obamacare" and Sen. Kamala Harris saying no Democrat...

Towering Broadway director and producer Hal Prince has died

Jul. 31, 2019 4:41 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Harold Prince, a Broadway director and producer who pushed the boundaries of musical theater with such groundbreaking shows as "The Phantom of the Opera," ''Cabaret," ''Company" and "Sweeney Todd" and won a staggering 21 Tony Awards, has died. Prince was 91. Prince's publicist Rick...

A list of Tony Awards won by director/producer Harold Prince

Jul. 31, 2019 12:03 PM EDT

A list of Tony Awards won by Harold Prince. He was honored for both producing and directing as well as with special awards. For a period in the 1960s, separate Tony Awards were given for best producer. Years listed are when the awards were given, not necessarily when the shows opened on Broadway. "The Pajama...

Michael Bennett takes long route to 1st practice with Pats

Jul. 28, 2019 2:30 PM EDT

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — Michael Bennett took long-distance travel to a new level Sunday. The veteran defensive lineman disembarked a red-eye flight from Hawaii to Boston on Sunday morning and quickly made his way to Gillette Stadium in Foxborough to participate in his first full-pads training camp...