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Family ties link a small group of NFL combine invitees to famous football fathers

Mar. 03, 2024 10:44 AM EST

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Joe Alt had the perfect role model. He grew up in Minnesota, became a big-time recruit and joined a major college football program. He made the same seamless transition from tight end to dominant left tackle. And now, he could be eight weeks away from becoming a...

49ers promote Sorensen to DC and hire Staley as an assistant, AP source says

Mar. 02, 2024 17:19 PM EST

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — The San Francisco 49ers have promoted assistant Nick Sorensen to defensive coordinator and hired former Los Angeles Chargers coach Brandon Staley for a role on the team's staff, a person familiar with the hirings told The Associated Press. The person...

Eric Bieniemy officially named UCLA's associate head coach and offensive coordinator

Mar. 02, 2024 15:26 PM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — UCLA made it official on Saturday, announcing Eric Bieniemy is the Bruins' associate head coach and offensive coordinator. News of Bieniemy's hiring came out last week as the two sides were working toward finalizing his two-year contract. The...

Jets take notice of Hardman's plea to Chiefs during the season to 'come get me'

Feb. 28, 2024 19:04 PM EST

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Jets general manager Joe Douglas says the team took notice of Super Bowl star Mecole Hardman saying on a podcast he told the Kansas City Chiefs to “come get me” while he was disgruntled in New York earlier this season. “I’ll just say those comments...

Chiefs owner gets 'F-minus' grade from NFLPA, says team needs to improve facilities

Feb. 28, 2024 15:36 PM EST

Chiefs owner Clark Hunt admitted Wednesday the Super Bowl champions are overdue for renovations to their practice facilities after the NFL Players Association's annual report card graded Kansas City the second-worst team in the league overall. Hunt had just unveiled plans for an $800...

Chiefs plan a $800 million renovation to Arrowhead Stadium after the 2026 World Cup

Feb. 28, 2024 15:35 PM EST

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Kansas City Chiefs are planning an $800 million renovation to Arrowhead Stadium, the third-oldest stadium in the NFL, that would begin after the team plays host to games for the 2026 World Cup and take about four years to complete. The project is...

Kirk Cousins and Chris Jones head an NFL free agents list filled with star-quality players

Feb. 28, 2024 15:00 PM EST

Need a Pro Bowl quarterback, an All-Pro defensive lineman or a future Hall of Fame wide receiver? NFL teams could find one of these guys and plenty more star-quality players when the free agency period begins on March 13. Kirk Cousins, Chris Jones and Mike Evans are among the best...

Chiefs are releasing wide receiver Marquez Valdes-Scantling to save salary cap space, AP source says

Feb. 28, 2024 11:04 AM EST

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Kansas City Chiefs are releasing wide receiver Marquez Valdes-Scantling, a person familiar with the decision told The Associated Press on Wednesday, giving the Super Bowl champions some much-needed salary cap flexibility. The person spoke to the AP on...

Chiefs mulling whether to use franchise tag on Chris Jones or L’Jarius Sneed as deadline nears

Feb. 27, 2024 18:54 PM EST

The Kansas City Chiefs are weighing whether to use the franchise tag on All-Pro defensive tackle Chris Jones or star cornerback L'Jarius Sneed, though general manager Brett Veach said Tuesday he is hopeful both will be back next season. The two stalwarts of the Chiefs' Super...

Chiefs coach Andy Reid expresses sorrow over parade shooting, offers hope to avoid future tragedies

Feb. 27, 2024 17:03 PM EST

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Kansas City Chiefs coach Andy Reid walked to the podium Tuesday with a message that resonated beyond the football world. He paid tribute to Lisa Lopez-Galvan, who was killed two weeks ago at the city's Super Bowl celebration, and he asked Americans to find ways...