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Kaepernick, Eric Reid settle collusion grievances with NFL

Feb. 15, 2019 6:58 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — With a public hearing looming and the threat of owners and league officials facing depositions, the NFL settled collusion cases brought by Colin Kaepernick and Eric Reid. The league, about to celebrate its 100th season, faced criticism from all sides thanks to the protest movement started...

Steelers' Brown convicted of summary reckless driving count

Feb. 12, 2019 12:12 PM EST

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Antonio Brown was convicted of a summary count of reckless driving after failure to appear for a hearing. Police said Brown was pulled over after traveling over 100 mph in a 45-mph zone in November in Ross Township, hours before the team's game against...

Panthers Reid: New contract more proof NFL owners colluded

Feb. 11, 2019 2:34 PM EST

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Eric Reid has signed a three-year contract worth more than $22 million with the Carolina Panthers, a deal the safety believes is additional proof that NFL owners conspired to keep him out of the league last season. Reid said Monday he believes he got "fair market value" after making...

You Tube Cam: Inability to throw deep left Newton exposed

Feb. 7, 2019 2:49 PM EST

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Cam Newton said he couldn't throw the ball more than 30 yards last season because of an injured shoulder, which left him exposed to opposing defenses. Newton said in a 10-minute video it was "the most disheartening thing out of the whole year." The Panthers quarterback launched a new...

Bills name Hall receivers coach; Hire Dorsey to coach QBs

Feb. 2, 2019 3:54 PM EST

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — The Buffalo Bills have promoted Chad Hall to wide receivers coach and hired Ken Dorsey as quarterbacks coach. Hall is a former NFL receiver who spent the past two seasons as an offensive assistant on Bills coach Sean McDermott's staff. He replaces Terry Robiskie, who was fired...

Carolina's Julius Peppers retires after 17 seasons

Feb. 1, 2019 2:05 PM EST

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Carolina's Julius Peppers has announced his retirement after 17 NFL seasons, nine Pro Bowl appearances and six All-Pro selections. Peppers spent the first eight seasons of his career with the Panthers, then played four with Chicago, three with Green Bay and his final two seasons back...

The Latest: Rams have a practice at Falcons' facility

Jan. 30, 2019 7:19 PM EST

ATLANTA (AP) — The Latest on Super Bowl 53 (all times EST): 7 p.m. The Rams held a one-hour, 33-minute practice at the Falcons' facility in Flowery Branch. "It was great," Rams coach Sean McVay said, "and it was good really for players and coaches. You almost get away from it a couple of days. It's good...

Carolina QB Cam Newton has surgery on throwing shoulder

Jan. 24, 2019 6:11 PM EST

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Panthers quarterback Cam Newton has opted for surgery to repair his ailing right throwing shoulder. The team announced Newton had an "arthroscopic procedure" on Thursday and that he will begin the rehabilitation process immediately. There is no timetable listed for when he can begin...

Cam Newton, Von Miller among 5 finalists for Alan Page Award

Jan. 18, 2019 10:47 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton and Denver Broncos linebacker Von Miller are among five finalists for the NFL Players Association's Alan Page Community Award. Cincinnati Bengals defensive tackle Geno Atkins, New York Jets left tackle Kelvin Beachum and Los Angeles Rams left...

Panthers owner: Team needs backup plan if Newton can't play

Jan. 15, 2019 7:32 PM EST

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The Panthers are preparing for life without Cam Newton next season in case the team's franchise quarterback can't make it back from a lingering shoulder injury. Panthers owner David Tepper said Tuesday that while the team is exhausting all options to make sure Newton's throwing...