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What's the latest in the investigation of the shooting at the Kansas City Chiefs' Super Bowl parade?

Feb. 21, 2024 19:36 PM EST

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — One of the men charged in a Kansas City Chiefs Super Bowl victory celebration shooting that left one person dead and around two dozen others injured had recently come off probation for pulling out a gun during a dispute over a basketball game. Lyndell Mays,...

Bears QB Justin Fields says he wants to stay in Chicago and is tired of the trade talk

Feb. 21, 2024 19:21 PM EST

CHICAGO (AP) — Bears quarterback Justin Fields said he wants to remain in Chicago and is tired of the trade talk surrounding him. Fields made his feelings clear during an episode of the “St. Brown Brothers” podcast that was released on Wednesday. The podcast is hosted by Bears...

Patriots coach Jerod Mayo's new staff a mix of youth, vets and connections to executive Eliot Wolf

Feb. 21, 2024 18:54 PM EST

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — Jerod Mayo was clear when he was hired as the New England Patriots new coach that he wanted to empower his new staff with the freedom to have a voice both on the sideline and in the meeting rooms. His new trio of coordinators said Wednesday that they are...

Lions retool defensive coaching staff, hiring Deshea Townsend, Terrell Williams and Jim O’Neil

Feb. 21, 2024 17:29 PM EST

ALLEN PARK, Mich. (AP) — The Detroit Lions have reshaped their staff on defense by hiring Deshea Townsend to coach defensive backs, Terrell Williams to lead the line and Jim O’Neil as an assistant. The Lions made the moves Wednesday, a day after releasing veteran safety Tracy...

Former NFL player Marshawn Lynch resolves Vegas DUI case without a trial or conviction

Feb. 21, 2024 17:14 PM EST

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Former NFL running back Marshawn Lynch resolved a drunken driving case without a trial or DUI conviction Wednesday, 18 months after police found him asleep in the driver’s seat of a damaged luxury sports car in Las Vegas. A city judge accepted an agreement that...

Chicago Bears add Jennifer King as their 1st ever female assistant coach

Feb. 21, 2024 16:51 PM EST

LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) — The Chicago Bears have hired Jennifer King as their first female coach in franchise history working as an offensive assistant with running backs. Coach Matt Eberflus filled out his staff Wednesday by announcing the final six members. Chris...

New Titans coach Brian Callahan brings former Bengals colleague with him to Tennessee

Feb. 20, 2024 17:31 PM EST

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Tennessee has hired three new coaches with first-time head coach Brian Callahan bringing former Cincinnati colleague Colt Anderson with him as the Titans' new special teams coordinator. The Titans also announced Tuesday the hiring of Scott Fuchs as...

Mississippi grand jury decides not to indict ex-NFL player Jerrell Powe on kidnapping charge

Feb. 20, 2024 17:22 PM EST

RIDGELAND, Miss. (AP) — A Mississippi grand jury has decided not to indict former NFL player Jerrell Powe months after he was arrested on a kidnapping charge in 2023, his attorney said. Tom Fortner told The Associated Press on Monday that he received notification from the Madison...

Patriots captain Matthew Slater announces retirement after 16 seasons, 3 Super Bowl titles

Feb. 20, 2024 14:09 PM EST

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — For more than a decade, Matthew Slater was universally celebrated as being the emotional centerpiece of the New England Patriots’ locker room, building a resume as one of the league’s most-decorated special teams players. After 16 NFL seasons, he says...

Editorial Roundup: Kansas

Feb. 20, 2024 11:55 AM EST

Topeka Capital-Journal. February 16, 2024. Editorial: Tragedy mars KC Chiefs celebration. When will Kansas lawmakers act on constituent wishes? Believe it or not, we are in the middle of February. It may be the shortest month of the year, but we have plenty to talk...