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Champion Patriots open vs. Steelers; 5 international games

Apr. 18, 2019 6:23 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — The NFL's 100th season will begin with its most classic rivalry and feature the Super Bowl champion Patriots hosting Pittsburgh in the first Sunday night game. As previously announced, NFL 100 will kick off with Green Bay at Chicago for the 199th meeting of a series that began in 1921. That...

Rams ponder options for first 1st-round pick of McVay era

Apr. 18, 2019 3:40 PM EDT

THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. (AP) — Sean McVay led the Los Angeles Rams from the NFL's depths to the Super Bowl in just two seasons, and he did it without a first-round pick in the first two draft classes of his tenure. The upcoming draft is the Rams' first chance to add a truly elite talent chosen to the...

Giants have 2 first rounders: expect beef and maybe a QB

Apr. 18, 2019 3:08 PM EDT

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — After trading offensive catalyst Odell Beckham Jr. and sacks leader Olivier Vernon to Cleveland and losing perennial leading tackler Landon Collins to free agency, the New York Giants are rebuilding heading into the NFL draft. The question is, where does general manager Dave...

Browns enter NFL draft as outsiders without 1st-round pick

Apr. 18, 2019 2:57 PM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — John Dorsey's patience is about to be tested like never before. After having the No. 1 overall pick in each of the past two NFL drafts, the Browns' industrious general manager will begin this year's as a spectator. He may not stay one. Dorsey, who has spent the past 16 months overhauling...

Hall of Famer Forrest Gregg remembered as gentle giant

Apr. 17, 2019 7:54 PM EDT

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — Forrest Gregg was remembered Wednesday as a gentle giant who was as comfortable playing Barbie dolls with his daughter as he was playing football for Vince Lombardi. Gregg died Friday at age 85 after a long fight with Parkinson's, a disease his neurologist and family believe...

LA Stadium reaches milestone with completion of canopy shell

Apr. 15, 2019 8:21 PM EDT

INGLEWOOD, Calif. (AP) — The stadium that will house Los Angeles' NFL teams has reached another milestone with its opening less than 16 months away. Officials with LA Stadium at Hollywood Park and representatives from the Rams and Chargers held a ceremony Monday to celebrate the completion last week of the...

LA Rams' Todd Gurley not saying much about health of knee

Apr. 15, 2019 6:29 PM EDT

THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. (AP) — Todd Gurley still isn't shedding much light on the injured knee that limited him down the stretch with the Los Angeles Rams. Gurley was in camp Monday for the opening of the Rams' offseason program and their first team activities since their Super Bowl loss to New England....

Giants kept Manning in dark about future and Beckham trade

Apr. 15, 2019 3:56 PM EDT

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — The New York Giants kept two-time Super Bowl MVP Eli Manning in the dark until recently about his future with the team, and didn't give him a warning about the trade of star receiver Odell Beckham Jr. to the Cleveland Browns. Speaking as organized team activities started...

Forrest Gregg, lineman for mighty Packers teams, dies at 85

Apr. 12, 2019 3:43 PM EDT

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — Forrest Gregg, the great Hall of Fame lineman for the mighty Green Bay Packers of the 1960s that Vince Lombardi called the "finest player I ever coached," died Friday at age 85. Barbara Gregg said her husband of 59 years died in Colorado Springs from complications of...

Peyton Manning headlines Tennessee Sports Hall of Fame class

Apr. 11, 2019 11:42 AM EDT

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Five-time NFL most valuable player and two-time Super Bowl champion quarterback Peyton Manning headlines the Tennessee Sports Hall of Fame's latest induction class. The Hall of Fame announced its nine-member 2019 class Thursday. The class also features George Taliaferro, a Tennessee...