Latest Brad Childress News

Alliance to open Saturday night after Super Bowl

Oct. 16, 2018 11:01 AM EDT

The Alliance of American Football will begin its first season the night of Feb. 9, the Saturday after the Super Bowl, when the Atlanta Legends visit the Orlando Apollos, and the San Diego Fleet are at the San Antonio Commanders. On the next day, the eight-team, 10-week league will have the Memphis Express at the...

Chiefs using motion, unique formations to create nightmares

Oct. 11, 2018 2:28 PM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Kansas City Chiefs break huddle and line up in a traditional formation: Patrick Mahomes settles under center, Kareem Hunt is in the backfield, tight end Travis Kelce joins wide receiver Sammy Watkins on the right side, and Tyreek Hill and Demarcus Robinson head to the left....

Underdog Bills unleash D on Cousins in 27-6 win vs. Vikings

Sep. 24, 2018 2:14 AM EDT

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — With Minnesota facing fourth-and-1 at the Buffalo 26, Kirk Cousins pivoted left and passed to fullback C.J. Ham in the flat near the first-down marker. The throw early in the fourth quarter was on target as Ham began to head up the field, but safety Micah Hyde quickly closed in to take...

Get ready for Alliance's Iron, Express, Apollos and Legends

Sep. 20, 2018 11:52 AM EDT

Get ready for the Birmingham Iron, Memphis Express, Orlando Apollos and Atlanta Legends. Those are four of the eight franchise names for the Alliance of American Football, which begins play the weekend after the Super Bowl with a 10-game spring schedule. The Alliance, created by Pro Football Hall of Famer Bill...