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Ravens and Jackson brace for old friend Suggs, Cardinals

Sep. 12, 2019 9:34 PM EDT

BALTIMORE (AP) — The Baltimore Ravens are really looking forward to seeing Terrell Suggs this Sunday — right up until the opening kickoff of their game against the Arizona Cardinals. At the point, the Ravens will turn their attention toward keeping their former teammate clear of quarterback Lamar...

Ravens LB Patrick Onwuasor stands tall in middle of defense

Sep. 11, 2019 2:54 PM EDT

OWINGS MILLS, Md. (AP) — The new man in the middle of the Baltimore Ravens defense arrived as an undrafted free agent and carries the not-so-fearsome nickname "Peanut." Playing the position formerly held by Ray Lewis and C.J. Mosley, Patrick Onwuasor on Sunday wore the headset assigned to the leader of the...

NFL At 100: A look at the biggest scandals in NFL history

Sep. 6, 2019 12:18 PM EDT

There's Spygate and Deflategate, bullying and bounties. Those are just a few of the NFL's biggest scandals in just the past 15 years. And that's not taking into account all the players suspended for allegations of domestic violence. The most divisive of all — Colin Kaepernick's protest for social justice...

Young buck and old head remake defense for No. 5 Ohio State

Sep. 1, 2019 4:20 PM EDT

To fix a defense that statistically was the worst in Ohio State history, new coach Ryan Day went to the wedding planners' playbook: something old, something new, something borrowed, something blue. There are much tougher tests to come for the fifth-ranked Buckeyes. But against Florida Atlantic, the defense...

NFL's Trust gives players Plan B when careers end (suddenly)

Aug. 19, 2019 3:20 PM EDT

Devin Fuller got his first taste of the NFL's business side during his rookie minicamp. One of the receiver's would-be teammates had a bad practice. Not much later, that player got pulled out of a meeting. Not much after that, the player was no longer Fuller's teammate. "I was like, 'Wow, so it's like that?'"...

Raiders ready for their 'Hard Knocks' debut

Aug. 5, 2019 4:26 PM EDT

NAPA, Calif. (AP) — Quarterback Derek Carr angrily yelling at teammates. Jon Gruden showing a softer, gentler side for some of his younger players and ditching his trademark snarl. Vontaze Burfict politely helping an offensive linemen get off the ground. What in the name of Al Davis is going on here? The...

Law, Reed, Mawae, Bowlen, Brandt, Robinson, Bailey in hall

Aug. 3, 2019 11:57 PM EDT

CANTON, Ohio (AP) — What a defensive backfield in gold jackets: Ed Reed , Ty Law and Champ Bailey. And what a challenge they had throughout their careers, trying to cover fellow inductee Tony Gonzalez. All four entered the Pro Football Hall of Fame on Saturday night. "Fitting to be in here with Mr. Johnny...

The Latest: Tony Gonzalez enters Hall of Fame

Aug. 3, 2019 11:54 PM EDT

CANTON, Ohio (AP) — The Latest on the Pro Football Hall of Fame induction ceremony Saturday night (all times local): 11:50 p.m. Tony Gonzalez probably could have been a star in the NBA. Instead, he chose the NFL path, and the most productive tight end in history has entered the Pro Football Hall of Fame. A...

Rookie LB Devin White new face of Tampa Bay's defense

Aug. 2, 2019 6:44 PM EDT

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Devin White is the new face of Tampa Bay's defense, and the 21-year-old rookie linebacker welcomes the responsibilities that come along with that. "I've always been in big roles in my life. Everything I did, I always kind of grew up faster than probably what I should've, and I think it...

HOF Preview: Safety Ed Reed 'made the impossible possible'

Aug. 1, 2019 4:29 PM EDT

BALTIMORE (AP) — Combining instinct and tireless film study with an unyielding urge to be a difference maker, Ed Reed established himself as one of the greatest safeties in NFL history. What he did with a football after plucking it from the air set him apart from anyone who ever played the game. Reed made...