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Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski announces retirement

Mar. 24, 2019 9:07 PM EDT

BOSTON (AP) — The party's officially over for Rob Gronkowski. The New England Patriots' fun-loving, touchdown-spiking tight end announced Sunday that he is retiring from the NFL after nine mostly dominant, Super Bowl-filled seasons. The four-time All-Pro posted his decision on Instagram , saying that a few...

Patriots owner apologizes in Florida prostitution case

Mar. 23, 2019 4:38 PM EDT

MIAMI (AP) — New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft is apologizing after being charged in a Florida massage parlor prostitution investigation. "I am truly sorry," Kraft said in a statement Saturday. "I know I have hurt and disappointed my family, my close friends, my co-workers, our fans and many others...

Patriots owner wants prostitution video blocked from public

Mar. 21, 2019 2:08 PM EDT

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — The attorneys representing New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft and other men charged in a Florida massage parlor prostitution investigation are asking a judge to block the release of video recordings police say shows them engaging in sexual acts. They also say the...

Vikings sign ex-Titans guard Josh Kline for thin O-line

Mar. 20, 2019 6:00 PM EDT

EAGAN, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota Vikings have signed former Tennessee right guard Josh Kline for their thin offensive line. Kline's three-year deal, valued at $15.75 million, was done Wednesday as Kline finished a visit to team headquarters. Kline's streak of 46 games started is the longest active run...

Josh Jacobs, other Alabama players participate in pro day

Mar. 19, 2019 5:46 PM EDT

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) — There was no shortage of NFL executives on hand to watch several Crimson Tide players workout during Alabama's pro day ahead of next month's NFL draft. Patriots coach Bill Belichick was on hand wearing an Alabama pullover as six Alabama players participated in some sort of drills on...

Patriots owner Kraft offered plea deal in prostitution case

Mar. 19, 2019 4:35 PM EDT

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — Florida prosecutors have offered a plea deal to New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft and other men charged with paying for illicit sex at a massage parlor. The Palm Beach County State Attorney's Office confirmed Tuesday it has offered Kraft and 24 other men charged with...

Florida prosecutors offer plea deal to New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft, others charged in prostitution case

Mar. 19, 2019 2:33 PM EDT
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — Florida prosecutors offer plea deal to New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft, others charged in prostitution case.

US Sen. Markey to give away campaign donations from Kraft

Mar. 19, 2019 11:08 AM EDT

BOSTON (AP) — U.S. Sen. Edward Markey planned to donate campaign contributions he received from New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft, who is charged with soliciting prostitution in Florida, to an organization that works to end human trafficking. Markey received $3,600 in donations from Kraft during the...

Agent: Redskins agree to terms with receiver Brian Quick

Mar. 18, 2019 3:19 PM EDT

ASHBURN, Va. (AP) — The Washington Redskins have agreed to terms on a contract with wide receiver Brian Quick. His agency, SportsTrust Advisors, announced the move on Twitter on Monday. Quick returns to the Redskins after playing with them for parts of the past two seasons. Quick, 29, could be counted on...

Patriots release Clayborn, sign 6 to add depth on both sides

Mar. 15, 2019 7:10 PM EDT

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — The Patriots have released veteran defensive end Adrian Clayborn and signed six players to offset free agency losses on both sides of the ball. The 30-year-old Clayborn was released Friday after one season in New England and just a day after the Patriots traded for another veteran...