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Wolford hits Greene for TD in Rams' 10-6 win over Broncos

Aug. 25, 2019 1:19 AM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Jake Butt only played 11 snaps for Denver, and he made only two catches. The tight end's return from his latest major knee surgery still thrilled his teammates on an otherwise quiet preseason night for both the Broncos and the Rams. Brandon Allen passed for 162 yards, and Jalen Greene...

Steelers name Ray Sherman interim wide receivers coach

Aug. 22, 2019 10:50 PM EDT

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Pittsburgh Steelers are turning to Ray Sherman to serve as the club's interim wide receivers coach following the death of Darryl Drake. This is Sherman's second stint with the Steelers. He served as the team's offensive coordinator in 1998 under former head coach Bill Cowher. The...

Injured reserve is a possibility for Broncos rookie QB

Aug. 22, 2019 5:19 PM EDT

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — Drew Lock says he's not sure when his sprained right thumb will allow him to throw a football again and Broncos coach Vic Fangio won't rule out placing the rookie QB on injured reserve to start the season. Lock jammed his thumb when he was chased from the pocket and tripped up by...

NFL 2019: Rams wary of pitfalls on road to title redemption

Aug. 22, 2019 3:55 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — That 13-3 loss in the Super Bowl looms large over the Los Angeles Rams. Their high-scoring ascent to the NFL's elite over two thrilling seasons somehow culminated in one of the most lifeless offensive performances in big game history. It's the last thing anybody expected from a team...

NFL 2019: Quiet Seahawks hoping to make noise in NFC West

Aug. 22, 2019 3:21 PM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — There is an unusual and notable lack of noise surrounding the Seattle Seahawks. The loud personalities of the past are gone. There are no contract disputes. The general buzz around the franchise is at a murmur. There are no outlandish Super Bowl expectations, but there remains a belief...

NFL 2019: Rams take their turn atop roller-coaster NFC West

Aug. 22, 2019 2:05 PM EDT

While the pecking order in some divisions appears set in stone year after year, the NFC West has been a more egalitarian foursome with each of the four franchises spending time on top in recent years. Lately, it's been the Los Angeles Rams' turn. Coach Sean McVay led the Rams to the Super Bowl in his second...

Rams Preview Capsule

Aug. 22, 2019 1:21 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES RAMS (15-4) New faces: S Eric Weddle, LB Clay Matthews, QB Blake Bortles, S Taylor Rapp, DT Greg Gaines. Key losses: DT Ndamukong Suh, C John Sullivan, OG Rodger Saffold, S Lamarcus Joyner, LB Mark Barron, RB C.J. Anderson, QB Sean Mannion. Strengths: Coach Sean McVay has been on cutting edge of...

NFL 2019: Saints aim to overcome past playoff devastation

Aug. 22, 2019 12:10 PM EDT

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Drew Brees and the New Orleans Saints may very well be on a revenge tour this season, whether they frame it that way publicly or not. The Saints are among the favorites to contend for the Super Bowl berth they were agonizingly denied last season by both the Los Angeles Rams and an...

Rams' Bryce Hager ready to start with Micah Kiser injured

Aug. 20, 2019 9:42 PM EDT

THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. (AP) — Los Angeles Rams linebacker Bryce Hager is still competing to start at inside linebacker, just as he was before Micah Kiser sustained a pectoral injury in the Rams' second preseason game on Saturday. Kiser had surgery Tuesday to repair the injury he sustained in the 14-10 loss...

Patriots cut P Allen, making room for rookie Jake Bailey

Aug. 20, 2019 8:51 PM EDT

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — The New England Patriots have cut punter Ryan Allen, who booted them to three Super Bowl victories in six seasons. First signed as an undrafted free agent in 2013, the left-footer punted 409 times. He had five punts, putting three of them inside the 20-yard line, in February's...