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4th down coaching decisions could prove key in Super Bowl

Feb. 03, 2023 06:04 AM EST

If the Super Bowl comes down to a key fourth-down decision, that might bode well for the the Philadelphia Eagles. The analytically inclined Eagles have long been one of the NFL's most aggressive organizations when it comes to the crucial fourth-down calls. Those...

AFC takes early lead over NFC in newly designed Pro Bowl

Feb. 02, 2023 23:05 PM EST

HENDERSON, Nev. (AP) — Las Vegas quarterback Derek Carr scored an event-high 31 points in the precision passing contest of the Pro Bowl skills competitions Thursday night to give the AFC an early 9-3 lead over the NFC. Carr, in familiar territory with the events being held at...

Carr says he won't extend deadline to assist Raiders trade

Feb. 02, 2023 22:40 PM EST

HENDERSON, Nev. (AP) — Derek Carr said Thursday night he will not extend the Feb. 15 deadline to help facilitate a trade from the Las Vegas Raiders. The Raiders must trade or release the quarterback by that date — three days after the Super Bowl — or Carr's contract will become...

Bengals' Joe Mixon charged with pointing gun at woman

Feb. 02, 2023 21:38 PM EST

CINCINNATI (AP) — Cincinnati Bengals running back Joe Mixon has been charged in a warrant with pointing a gun at a woman and threatening her, according to court documents. Mixon faces a misdemeanor charge of aggravated menacing, according to the documents, which were filed Thursday...

Lebioda leads on a day of ever-changing conditions at Pebble

Feb. 02, 2023 21:01 PM EST

PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. (AP) — Changes in weather and fortunes can happen without notice in the AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am, which seems to suit Hank Lebioda just fine these days. Playing his sixth different course in his last six rounds on the PGA Tour, Lebioda ran off six birdies...

Ryans returns 'home' looking to turn around the Texans

Feb. 02, 2023 19:39 PM EST

HOUSTON (AP) — DeMeco Ryans was a highly sought-after candidate for head coaching jobs in this coaching cycle and had plenty of suitors other than the Houston Texans. No team really had a chance to land him with the Texans as an option. “When it came down to it,...

Hurts ready for historic Super Bowl matchup with Mahomes

Feb. 02, 2023 16:57 PM EST

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Brandon Graham laughed as he recalled all the doubters who rushed him during the offseason and blurted out the same question — the main concern, really — about the state of the Philadelphia Eagles quarterback. “What’s Jalen going to do?” said Graham,...

NFL prospects safeguarded from inappropriate team questions

Feb. 02, 2023 15:19 PM EST

MOBILE, Ala. (AP) — NFL prospect Jake Andrews fielded questions from teams designed to probe his personality and attitude more than just his football IQ. Those questions — such as, would you rather be a Super Bowl champion or Hall of Famer? — are standard issue for teams...

Tom Brady's plate remains full after retirement announcement

Feb. 02, 2023 14:19 PM EST

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Tom Brady’s future figures to be busy. The seven-time Super Bowl-winning quarterback’s retirement announcement ended speculation about if and where Brady might want to play next season, opening the door for numerous off-the-field endeavors that could occupy...

AP sources: Saban talks with Notre Dame's Rees about OC job

Feb. 02, 2023 13:59 PM EST

Notre Dame offensive coordinator Tommy Rees has spoken with Alabama coach Nick Saban about filling a vacancy on the Crimson Tide's coaching staff and was scheduled to be in Tuscaloosa on Thursday, two people familiar with the situation told The Associated Press. Both spoke on...