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Carson Palmer, Vince Young 1st-timers on college Hall ballot

Jun. 4, 2018 12:49 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Heisman Trophy winner Carson Palmer and Vince Young will make their first appearances on the College Football Hall of Fame ballot. The National Football Foundation released Monday the names of 76 players and six coaches from major college football who will be considered for the Hall of Fame...

Birmingham announced as latest member of spring Alliance

Jun. 4, 2018 12:49 PM EDT

BIRMINGHAM, Alabama (AP) — Birmingham will be the seventh city with a team in the new Alliance of American Football. The spring league, which will begin play the weekend after the Super Bowl in February, announced the addition of the Alabama city on Monday. Already in the Alliance are San Diego, Atlanta,...

San Diego becomes 6th Alliance league member

May. 29, 2018 1:01 PM EDT

SAN DIEGO (AP) — San Diego will be the site of the sixth franchise in the Alliance of American Football league that debuts next February. The team will play at San Diego County Credit Union Stadium, the former Qualcomm Stadium that was the home of the Chargers. It joins Atlanta, Orlando, Memphis, Salt Lake...

Phoenix gets 5th franchise in new Alliance football league

May. 16, 2018 4:10 PM EDT

TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) — Phoenix has been awarded the fifth franchise in the new Alliance of American Football, which will begin play the week after the Super Bowl next winter. The team joins Memphis, Orlando, Salt Lake City and Atlanta in the league and will play in Sun Devil Stadium on the Arizona State...