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Chicago Bears head coach Matt Nagy watches from the sideline during the first half of an NFL football game against the Minnesota Vikings, Sunday, Dec. 29, 2019, in Minneapolis. (AP Photo/Craig Lassig)

Bears facing big issues after disappointing season

Dec. 30, 2019 5:34 PM EST

LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) — The Chicago Bears threw themselves a big 100th anniversary party last spring with a weekend event that drew all-time greats such as Dick Butkus, Mike Ditka and even the ailing Gale Sayers as well as thousands of fans. They helped kick off the NFL's century season with a prime-time...

New Orleans Saints wide receiver Michael Thomas (13) celebrates his touchdown reception in the first half of an NFL football game against the Indianapolis Colts in New Orleans, Monday, Dec. 16, 2019. (AP Photo/Bill Feig)

Brees sets his records, teammate Thomas could be next

Dec. 18, 2019 2:18 AM EST

Drew Brees got the chance to celebrate a couple of records when he set the marks for career TD passes and best completion percentage in a game in another vintage performance. Next up with an assault on the record book could be teammate Michael Thomas. Thomas heads into the final two weeks of the season with 133...

San Francisco 49ers defensive tackle DeForest Buckner (99) reacts during the second half of an NFL football game against the Atlanta Falcons in Santa Clara, Calif., Sunday, Dec. 15, 2019. (AP Photo/Josie Lepe)

49ers remain in control for top seed despite loss to Falcons

Dec. 16, 2019 5:29 PM EST

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — Despite following up their most electrifying win of the season with a flat loss, the task heading into the final two weeks of the season for the San Francisco 49ers is a simple one. Win two games and the 49ers are assured of having the top seed in the NFC playoffs and home-field...

Ditka, Gronk, Munoz, Upshaw make NFL's All-Time Team

Dec. 13, 2019 9:11 PM EST

Hall of Fame tight ends Mike Ditka, Kellen Winslow, John Mackey and Tony Gonzalez have been selected to the NFL's All-Time Team. Joining them on the squad is recent retiree Rob Gronkowski. The league revealed the tight ends and offensive linemen for the squad on Friday night. A 26-member panel is making the...