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Rookie QBs getting crash course in up-and-down life of NFL

Oct. 08, 2021 18:15 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — No one said this was going to be easy, rookie. Playing quarterback in the NFL is no simple task, and this year's class of newcomers is getting a crash course — filled with sacks, interceptions and losses — in how difficult it is to immediately...

Flores, Dolphins know that prepping for Brady isn't easy

Oct. 06, 2021 14:43 PM EDT

MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. (AP) — Brian Flores spent 15 years working in New England, which means he spent 15 years working alongside Tom Brady. He saw every trick teams threw at the Patriots in that span, saw how Brady handled every challenge. As such, Flores knows this: The...

Brady gets win, passing yards record in return to Gillette

Oct. 04, 2021 01:22 AM EDT

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — From the moment the NFL schedule came out with the Buccaneers playing at New England, to the rainy night that concluded with, of course, a victory at Gillette Stadium, Tom Brady knew this would be very different. He admitted to getting emotional...

Tom Brady beats Patriots in New England return, 19-17

Oct. 04, 2021 01:01 AM EDT

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — Tom Brady brought two decades of touchdown passes, victories and championships to New England. He returned and reminded his former team what they’re missing. Brady rallied the Tampa Bay Buccaneers to a 19-17 victory over...

Houdini Heinicke: Washington beats Falcons 34-30 on late TD

Oct. 03, 2021 23:16 PM EDT

ATLANTA (AP) — With a flair for improvisation, Taylor Heinicke has been pulling off these sort of bizarre plays most of his life. To do it in front of family and friends really made it special. Heinicke ad-libbed a 30-yard touchdown pass to J.D....

Ultimate chess match on tap as Brady faces Pats for 1st time

Oct. 02, 2021 17:23 PM EDT

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — Tom Brady’s legacy is forever steeped in each of the six Super Bowl championship banners he had a part in hanging above New England’s Gillette Stadium. Yet, he might as well be playing in front of a mirror when he returns to face the...

Hey, he's funny. Brady showing his personality as Buccaneer

Oct. 01, 2021 17:35 PM EDT

Reporters who covered Tom Brady for two decades in New England rarely expected anything enlightening or entertaining to emerge from the quarterback's mouth. Keep to the straight and narrow, reveal nothing about yourself or your team, and just win. So when Brady began...

Brady chases all-time yards passing record in reunion game

Sep. 29, 2021 09:44 AM EDT

Sometime in the first half Sunday night, Tom Brady should add another record to his already impressive haul of them. It couldn't come in a more appropriate location. With 68 yards passing in his return to New England, Brady will surpass Drew Brees'...

Packers-Niners renew now familiar NFL rivalry on Sunday

Sep. 24, 2021 01:08 AM EDT

If it seems as if the Packers have transferred to the NFC West or the 49ers moved to the NFC North, blame the schedule makers at league headquarters. When Green Bay (1-1) visits San Francisco (2-0) on Sunday, it will be the fourth trip to the Bay Area for the Cheeseheads...

Vikings ironman and Hall of Famer Mick Tingelhoff dies at 81

Sep. 11, 2021 19:43 PM EDT

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Hall of Fame center Mick Tingelhoff, the ultimate ironman who started 240 consecutive games at a bruising position for the Minnesota Vikings and played in four Super Bowls, has died. He was 81. Undrafted in 1962, Tingelhoff played 17 years for the...