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Colts fan starts petition to stop Saturday's coaching path

Jan. 26, 2023 20:16 PM EST

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Jeff Saturday was a fan favorite when he played for the Indianapolis Colts. Maybe not so much these days. After going 1-7 as the interim coach and being brought in for a second interview to keep the job next fall, one Colts fans started an online...

Avast! Pirates set to 'invade' Tampa in Gasparilla festival

Jan. 24, 2023 15:46 PM EST

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Cannons boomed and pirates galore swarmed downtown Tampa on Tuesday in a prelude to this weekend's Gasparilla Pirate Fest, expected to draw up to 500,000 revelers to the shores of the bay. The day's event was a demand by the costumed pirates, led by Ye Mystic...

Prescott, Purdy playing at high level heading into showdown

Jan. 19, 2023 19:39 PM EST

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — Dak Prescott shook off some late-season struggles and once again looked in top form in Dallas' playoff opener. Brock Purdy looked just as good as he has ever since stepping in as the starter in San Francisco, part of his improbable journey from...

Bucs oust offensive coordinator Leftwich, 5 other assistants

Jan. 19, 2023 14:41 PM EST

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Byron Leftwich is out as offensive coordinator of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, who are shaking up their coaching staff after finishing with the only losing record Tom Brady has had in more than two decades as a NFL starter. Leftwich, 43, was fired Thursday, three...

Commanders' Jennifer King to coach Senior Bowl running backs

Jan. 19, 2023 13:25 PM EST

MOBILE, Ala. (AP) — Washington Commanders assistant running backs coach Jennifer King will coach the position for the Senior Bowl. King, who became the first Black female assistant position coach in NFL history after the 2020 season, will coach the National team running backs, the...

NFL: 5 teams to play home games in Germany, London in 2023

Jan. 19, 2023 07:41 AM EST

The Buffalo Bills, Tennessee Titans, Jacksonville Jaguars, Kansas City Chiefs and New England Patriots will each play international games during the NFL’s 2023 regular season. The Chiefs and Patriots will play in Germany. The Bills, Titans and Jaguars will play in London. The Bills...

With Brady's future uncertain, Bucs will explore options

Jan. 17, 2023 20:19 PM EST

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — The Tampa Bay Buccaneers spent the past three seasons doing everything they could to try to help Tom Brady be successful. If the seven-time Super Bowl champion retires or decides to sign with another team in free agency this winter, it will be important to have a...

Prescott's playoff answer positions Cowboys to alter history

Jan. 17, 2023 16:34 PM EST

FRISCO, Texas (AP) — A week after one of the worst games of his career, Dak Prescott might have played his best game given the circumstances. The star Dallas quarterback drew high praise from plenty of important people, including club owner Jerry Jones and the most recent Cowboys...

Bucs: Gage in hospital with neck injury, to have more tests

Jan. 17, 2023 16:02 PM EST

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Buccaneers wide receiver Russell Gage has movement in all of his extremities after suffering a neck injury and concussion in Tampa Bay’s wild-card playoff game against Dallas, the team announced Tuesday. The Buccaneers said in a statement that Gage remained...

Jim Ratcliffe's firm INEOS to bid for Manchester United

Jan. 17, 2023 13:48 PM EST

MANCHESTER, England (AP) — Jim Ratcliffe is entering the bidding to buy Manchester United. The billionaire owner of petrochemicals firm INEOS is ready to make an offer to United owners the Glazer family, who outlined their willingness to sell the Premier League club in November. ...