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Colts already seeing impact of Bradley's defensive scheme

Aug. 06, 2022 15:14 PM EDT

WESTFIELD, Ind. (AP) — DeForest Buckner always appreciated watching Gus Bradley's defenses. It was the scheme Buckner thrived in with San Francisco, the scheme that created Seattle's “Legion of Boom," and the scheme that finally led the Raiders back to the playoffs last season....

DeMarre Carroll reunites with Budenholzer as Bucks assistant

Aug. 02, 2022 21:22 PM EDT

MILWAUKEE (AP) — The Milwaukee Bucks have hired former NBA player DeMarre Carroll and former Utah Jazz assistant coach Vince Legarza as assistant coaches. Carroll will be reunited with Bucks head coach Mike Budenholzer after playing for him with the Atlanta Hawks from 2013-15. His...

Lamb set to be No. 1 as injuries mount for Cowboys receivers

Aug. 02, 2022 20:24 PM EDT

OXNARD, Calif. (AP) — CeeDee Lamb says he's ready to be the No. 1 receiver for the Dallas Cowboys. He probably wasn't thinking he'd be the only one. Lamb resembles the last man standing a week into training camp after free agent pickup James Washington broke a foot,...

Giants QB Daniel Jones still making mistakes early in camp

Aug. 02, 2022 17:44 PM EDT

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — When Brian Daboll was hired to be the New York Giants coach, there were hopes his offensive wizardy would rub off on Daniel Jones and make him a much better quarterback. In four seasons as the Buffalo Bills' offensive coordinator, Daboll did a masterful...

Cristobal's 1st fall camp at Miami set to get underway

Aug. 01, 2022 11:16 AM EDT

CORAL GABLES, Fla. (AP) — It is now an annual question at Miami, the official precursor to the start of a new football season for a program that was once a perennial national championship contender and hasn’t been at that level for two decades and counting. “Is The U back?” ...

Vikings' ownership sees positivity from new leadership

Jul. 29, 2022 18:54 PM EDT

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Taking a day of regular training camp away from their team facilities, the Minnesota Vikings traveled for an afternoon practice at U.S. Bank Stadium as a way for the new coaching staff and players to become more comfortable with their gameday surroundings. Like...

Bears center Patrick sidelined by injury to his right hand

Jul. 29, 2022 16:33 PM EDT

LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) — Chicago Bears center Lucas Patrick is out indefinitely because of a right hand injury, leaving a retooled offensive line without an important piece. Coach Matt Eberflus confirmed Friday that Patrick injured his right hand and said there is no timetable for...

For Vikings, budding Cousins-O'Connell relationship is key

Jul. 28, 2022 19:53 PM EDT

EAGAN, Minn. (AP) — Kirk Cousins dropped back during a drill this spring, looked left and pivoted right to pass to a different spot he felt better about on that particular play against that defensive alignment. Then came the correction from Minnesota's new head coach. ...

Failures push Fields as he tries to take next step for Bears

Jul. 28, 2022 16:19 PM EDT

LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) — Justin Fields showed up to training camp with his sights set squarely on his future and his mind on a notable failure. The quarterback comes into his second season with the Chicago Bears hoping to convince a new general manager and coach that he is the...

Quinn says he's on board as rebuilding Bears begin practices

Jul. 27, 2022 17:44 PM EDT

LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) — Robert Quinn wanted nothing more than to remain with the Chicago Bears after setting a franchise record with 18 1/2 sacks last year. The defensive end has his wish — for now. Quinn joined the rest of the team on the practice field Wednesday...