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Miami Dolphins fire coach Brian Flores after 3 seasons

Jan. 10, 2022 11:45 AM EST

MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. (AP) — Back-to-back winning seasons were not enough for Brian Flores to keep his job as coach of the Miami Dolphins. The Dolphins fired Flores on Monday, a somewhat surprising move that came less than 24 hours after the team finished a 9-8 season. Flores went...

SB Bowl champs won't rest healthy starters vs. Panthers

Jan. 06, 2022 12:44 PM EST

CAROLINA (5-11) at TAMPA BAY (12-4) Sunday, 4:25 p.m. EST, Fox BETTING LINE: Buccaneers by 8, according to FanDuel SportsBoo k. AGAINST THE SPREAD: Panthers 5-11; Buccaneers 8-8. SERIES RECORD: Panthers lead 24-18. LAST...

Bengals rally past Chiefs 34-31, clinch AFC North title

Jan. 02, 2022 23:52 PM EST

CINCINNATI (AP) — Patrick Mahomes had a message for young Bengals star Ja'Marr Chase when the two met on the field after Cincinnati's dramatic 34-31 win over Kansas City to clinch the AFC North title. “Keep going — we'll see you in the playoffs,” the Chiefs quarterback told...

The Latest: Four teams vying for final two NFC playoff spots

Jan. 02, 2022 19:53 PM EST

The Latest from Week 17 of the NFL (all times EST): ___ 7:53 p.m. There are four teams still in the hunt for an NFC wild-card berth. The Packers (12-3), who host Minnesota on Sunday night, are in the playoffs along with the Buccaneers...

Chiefs seek AFC playoff bye, Bengals chasing North title

Dec. 31, 2021 12:01 PM EST

Something we've come to expect is Kansas City closing in on AFC home-field advantage for the playoffs and the only bye. A win and the Titans losing to the Dolphins does the trick. As for the Cincinnati Bengals clinching anything but a high draft choice? Well, if the No Longer Bungles...

Seahawks close out disappointing home campaign hosting Lions

Dec. 30, 2021 13:45 PM EST

DETROIT (2-12-1) at SEATTLE (5-10) Sunday, 4:25 p.m. EST, Fox OPENING LINE: Seahawks by 7, according to FanDuel SportsBook. AGAINST THE SPREAD: Lions 9-5-1; Seahawks 7-8. SERIES RECORD: Seahawks lead 10-5. LAST MEETING:...

Record 27 teams remain in playoff hunt with 3 weeks to go

Dec. 22, 2021 02:26 AM EST

While no team has clinched a postseason spot in the jam-packed AFC, there never have been more teams alive in the playoff hunt this late in a season. Only Chicago, Detroit, Jacksonville, Houston and the New York Jets have been eliminated so far, with 27 teams still with at least a...

Chiefs seize control of AFC West, begin chase for No. 1 seed

Dec. 17, 2021 13:46 PM EST

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The about-face of the Kansas City Chiefs from their 3-4 start to their seven-game winning streak can be traced to the abrupt turnaround of their defense, and that in turn can be traced to the arrival of defensive end Melvin Ingram. Turns out he's doing more...

Coaching Pipeline: Ted Cottrell knows the struggle for jobs

Dec. 17, 2021 03:07 AM EST

In the late 1990s, then-NFL Commissioner Paul Tagliabue initiated meetings with minority assistant coaches throughout the league. Tagliabue sought input on why so few of them were being considered for head coaching and even coordinator positions. One of the men he met with was Ted...

Tom Brady keeps hitting milestones at age 44

Dec. 15, 2021 02:34 AM EST

Tom Brady keeps hitting new milestones at age 44. Brady threw his 700th career touchdown pass in the regular season and playoffs with a 58-yarder to Breshad Perriman in overtime on Sunday that gave Tampa Bay a 33-27 win over the Buffalo Bills. Brady's second career...