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Stanley Cup champion Capitals to visit Trump at White House

Mar. 19, 2019 5:31 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — Alex Ovechkin and the Washington Capitals will get a chance to celebrate their Stanley Cup championship with President Donald Trump at the White House on Monday. The Russian-born captain and playoff MVP and his teammates are continuing the NHL tradition of visiting the sitting president...

The Latest: Cup champion Capitals to visit White House

Mar. 19, 2019 4:35 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the Washington Capitals' decision to visit the White House (all times local): 4:30 p.m. The White House confirmed to The Associated Press on Tuesday that the Stanley Cup champion Washington Capitals are scheduled to visit President Donald Trump on Monday. White House...

Rams sign former Jags QB Blake Bortles to back up Goff

Mar. 19, 2019 12:57 PM EDT

THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. (AP) — Quarterback Blake Bortles has agreed to a one-year deal to become Jared Goff's backup with the Los Angeles Rams. Bortles joins the Rams after spending his first five NFL seasons as the up-and-down starter for the Jacksonville Jaguars, who chose him with the third overall pick...

Elway insists Flacco is still in his prime at age 34

Mar. 15, 2019 2:57 PM EDT

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — John Elway insists Joe Flacco is at the top of his game at age 34 even though the former Baltimore Ravens quarterback hasn't thrown a pass in the playoffs since 2015. "Joe is a perfect fit for us," Elway said at Flacco's introductory news conference Friday. "He's played in a lot of...

Seahawks bring back Fluker, Wright, add Iupati

Mar. 14, 2019 9:37 PM EDT

RENTON, Wash. (AP) — The Seattle Seahawks are keeping a couple of key pieces from last season's playoff team while adding to their offensive line. The Seahawks announced a pair of signings on Thursday, including keeping linebacker K.J. Wright with the only NFL team he's ever played for. Seattle also...

Foles signs with Jaguars, welcomes being a starter again

Mar. 14, 2019 6:07 PM EDT

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Tom Coughlin gushed about Nick Foles for several minutes and then had one request for his new Jacksonville Jaguars quarterback. "I hope every game in 2019 is like the Oakland game of 2013," said Coughlin, the franchise's top executive. That's the game in which Foles threw for 406...

Beckham gone, Giants' turn of fortunes stunning

Mar. 13, 2019 9:54 PM EDT

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — What a stunner! After their first season under general manager Dave Gettleman and coach Pat Shurmur, the New York Giants were thinking some pieces in free agency might help them get back to the playoffs for only the second time since 2011. Yet, less than 24 hours before free...

Top 10 NFL free agents of all time.

Mar. 12, 2019 7:14 PM EDT

A look at the most impactful football free agents of all time: 1. DE Reggie White, 1993 Green Bay Packers. White stunned the NFL by choosing Green Bay after a whirlwind tour in the first offseason of unfettered free agency. His arrival at age 32 signaled a new era for the Packers, who hadn't found much success...

LA Rams re-sign pass rusher Dante Fowler before free agency

Mar. 10, 2019 11:50 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Linebacker Dante Fowler has re-signed with the Los Angeles Rams, passing up a shot at unrestricted free agency to stay with the NFC champions. The Rams announced a deal Sunday night to keep Fowler, but didn't disclose the terms. The Rams acquired Fowler in a trade with Jacksonville on...

LA Rams sign veteran safety Eric Weddle to 2-year deal

Mar. 8, 2019 7:07 PM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Veteran safety Eric Weddle agreed to a two-year deal with the Los Angeles Rams on Friday, returning to his native Southern California to join the defending NFC champions' secondary. The Rams also released starting linebacker Mark Barron, continuing a shuffle of veteran personnel after...