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Indiana fires offensive coordinator following 27-point loss to unbeaten Maryland

Oct. 01, 2023 14:22 PM EDT

Indiana Hoosiers coach Tom Allen fired offensive coordinator Walt Bell on Sunday, less than 24 hours after yet another dismal offensive performance in Saturday’s 44-17 loss at unbeaten Maryland. Allen said Rod Carey, the program's quality control coach since 2022, will take over...

The Packers are searching for fixes to their injury-riddled offensive line

Sep. 29, 2023 19:15 PM EDT

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — Jordan Love spent much of the night running for his life. On the infrequent occasions that Love handed the ball off, Aaron Jones and AJ Dillon had nowhere to run. The pressure is on an injury-riddled offensive line as the Green Bay Packers attempt to bounce...

Wild sign right wings Zuccarello and Foligno to contract extensions

Sep. 29, 2023 18:10 PM EDT

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota Wild signed right wings Mats Zuccarello and Marcus Foligno to contract extensions Friday, further solidifying their forward group beyond this season. Zuccarello got a two-year, $8.25 million extension. Foligno got a four-year, $16 million...

Los Angeles Rams tight end Tyler Higbee gets a 2-year contract extension

Sep. 29, 2023 18:04 PM EDT

THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. (AP) — Tyler Higbee is already the most productive tight end in Los Angeles Rams history, and he's eager to extend his own records for at least two more seasons in the sun. The Rams signed Higbee to a two-year contract extension through 2025 on Friday,...

San Francisco Giants manager Gabe Kapler fired after four seasons

Sep. 29, 2023 17:25 PM EDT
SAN FRANCISO (AP) — San Francisco Giants manager Gabe Kapler fired after four seasons.

49ers coach Kyle Shanahan grateful for stability from contract extension

Sep. 27, 2023 19:58 PM EDT

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — Kyle Shanahan grew up around the NFL following his father from stop to stop on the coaching carousel before getting on it himself so he knows full well how rare it is to have a long stay at one spot. That's one reason why Shanahan feels fortunate about...

Michigan State fires coach Mel Tucker for bringing ridicule to school, breaching his contract

Sep. 27, 2023 17:31 PM EDT

Michigan State fired Mel Tucker on Wednesday, saying the suspended football coach failed to present adequate reasons why he should not be fired for cause after having what he described as consensual phone sex with an activist and rape survivor. The school said it terminated what's...

Yankees' Boone repeats that slugger Judge is not expected to need offseason toe surgery

Sep. 26, 2023 19:23 PM EDT

TORONTO (AP) — Yankees manager Aaron Boone reiterated Tuesday that slugger Aaron Judge is not expected to require offseason surgery on his ailing toe. Judge was sidelined for 42 games after tearing a ligament in his right big toe when he crashed into the right-field fence while...

Warriors coach Steve Kerr is unconcerned about entering the final year of his contract

Sep. 25, 2023 19:43 PM EDT

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Steve Kerr has no concerns about his long-term status as coach of the Golden State Warriors despite heading into the final year of his contract. Owner Joe Lacob and new general manager Mike Dunleavy Jr. have expressed a desire to get a contract extension and...

Injury-filled Ravens wasted a great chance to improve to 3-0 with poor communication

Sep. 25, 2023 17:58 PM EDT

OWINGS MILLS, Md. (AP) — John Harbaugh blamed a communication breakdown for the clock management mistake that might have cost Baltimore the game against Indianapolis. The Ravens can learn from that error and correct it easily enough. The same can't be said of the team's growing...