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Favre asks to be dismissed from Mississippi welfare lawsuit

Nov. 28, 2022 19:12 PM EST

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Retired NFL quarterback Brett Favre is asking to be removed from a lawsuit by the state of Mississippi that seeks to recover millions of dollars in misspent welfare money that was intended to help some of the poorest people in the U.S. An attorney for Favre...

AP VoteCast: How voters felt about happy hours, Taylor Swift

Nov. 10, 2022 07:53 AM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — In Massachusetts, Democrats and Republicans could find an issue to agree on: letting bars have happy hours. Commonwealth law bans bars and other establishments from having special discounts on beer, wine and liquor. AP VoteCast shows a majority of voters, about 6...

Cowboys' McCarthy senses emotions with Green Bay return near

Nov. 08, 2022 16:19 PM EST

FRISCO, Texas (AP) — Mike McCarthy put off questions about his return to Green Bay as long as possible. When the Dallas Cowboys coach finally had to talk about his old coaching home, he interrupted with an expletive as a reporter prone to queries on X's and O's went with a...

Packers visit Detroit in matchup of slumping NFC North teams

Nov. 04, 2022 16:46 PM EDT

GREEN BAY (3-5) at DETROIT (1-6) Sunday, 1 p.m. EST, Fox FANDUEL SPORTSBOOK NFL LINE: Packers by 3 1/2. AGAINST THE SPREAD: Packers 3-5, Lions 3-3-1 SERIES RECORD: Packers lead 105-73-7 LAST MEETING: Lions beat Packers 37-30...

Defense-first mentality keeps Cowboys afloat before break

Nov. 03, 2022 18:32 PM EDT

FRISCO, Texas (AP) — Mike McCarthy and the Dallas Cowboys decided before the season that defense would define this team. For a coach who inherited Dak Prescott and has a history of leading quarterback rooms that included Brett Favre and Aaron Rodgers, it was a significant...

Eagles are largest of 8 road favorites in Week 9

Nov. 02, 2022 17:15 PM EDT

Jalen Hurts and the undefeated Eagles are looking for the first 8-0 start in franchise history while the rest of Philadelphia is focused on beating another team from Houston. When the Eagles (7-0) visit the Texans (1-5-1) on Thursday night, the Phillies will host the Astros in Game 5...

Rodgers preaches patience after Packers' skid grow to 4

Oct. 31, 2022 02:29 AM EDT

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — Aaron Rodgers' frustration following a fourth consecutive loss was familiarly apparent. This time, the Packers quarterback chose his words more carefully in expressing them. A week after suggesting some players need to be benched and citing too many mental...

Diggs, Bills hand Rodgers, Packers 4th straight loss, 27-17

Oct. 31, 2022 01:40 AM EDT

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — Bills receiver Stefon Diggs says he’s not the one who started the verbal exchange he and Packers cornerback Jaire Alexander had in the tunnel before and after pre-game warmups. Whatever the case might be, Diggs and the AFC-leading Bills sure got in the...

Rodgers, Packers seek first road win at the Buffalo Bills

Oct. 28, 2022 14:13 PM EDT

GREEN BAY (3-4) at BUFFALO (5-1) Sunday 8:20 p.m. EDT, NBC. OPENING LINE: Bills by 10 1/2, according to FanDuel Sportsbook. AGAINST THE SPREAD: Green Bay 2-5; Buffalo 4-2. SERIES RECORD: Bills lead 8-5. LAST MEETING: Packers...

Under Dan Snyder, Washington sank from NFL elite to also-ran

Oct. 25, 2022 11:32 AM EDT

LANDOVER, Md. (AP) — Super Bowl-winning defensive end Fred Stokes remembers what he heard from other players in 1989 when he left the Los Angeles Rams as a free agent to join the NFL team based in the nation’s capital. “When I got here,” Stokes said, “the guys all told me,...