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Leroy Keyes, gold standard of Purdue football, dies at 74

Apr. 15, 2021 13:40 PM EDT

Leroy Keyes, a two-time consensus All-American running back and one of the greatest football players in Purdue history, died Thursday. He was 74. He died at his home in West Lafayette, Indiana, surrounded by his wife and children, the family said in a statement. ...

Titans hire Jim Schwartz as senior defensive assistant

Apr. 07, 2021 19:20 PM EDT

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Tennessee Titans have hired veteran defensive coordinator and former Lions head coach Jim Schwartz as a senior defensive assistant. The Titans announced the move Wednesday. “He has a deep level of football knowledge...

Eagles turn stadium into vaccine site for autism community

Apr. 02, 2021 18:16 PM EDT

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Philadelphia Eagles have a new coach, a new starting quarterback and new use for their stadium. The organization turned Lincoln Financial Field into a COVID-19 vaccination site for members of the autism community. More than 1,000 individuals,...

DeSean Jackson found 'perfect time' for LA return with Rams

Mar. 26, 2021 19:22 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — DeSean Jackson actually scored his first touchdowns on the site of SoFi Stadium decades before the Los Angeles Rams' new home was even built. Jackson grew up in the city's Crenshaw district, and he played youth games in nearby Inglewood at Darby Park,...

49ers trade up to acquire No. 3 pick from Dolphins

Mar. 26, 2021 16:15 PM EDT

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — The San Francisco 49ers have made a big move to grab their quarterback of the future by trading up with Miami to acquire the No. 3 pick in next month's draft. The Niners announced Friday they are trading their No. 12 pick along with...

Jets sign DE Curry, agree on deal with RB Coleman

Mar. 24, 2021 18:18 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — The New York Jets added experience and depth on both sides of the ball with their latest moves in free agency. The team announced Wednesday it signed former Philadelphia Eagles defensive end Vinny Curry, who'll provide an already formidable D-line a...

Rams sign speedy veteran WR DeSean Jackson for LA homecoming

Mar. 21, 2021 21:37 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Veteran receiver DeSean Jackson agreed to a one-year deal with the Los Angeles Rams on Sunday, returning to his native Southern California after 13 NFL seasons on the East Coast. Jackson will provide a deep threat for new quarterback Matthew Stafford....

LBs Riley, Scarlett agree to 1-year deals with Dolphins

Mar. 19, 2021 20:32 PM EDT

MIAMI (AP) — Linebackers Duke Riley and Brennan Scarlett each agreed to terms Friday on one-year contracts with the Miami Dolphins. Riley, a four-year veteran, started eight games for the Philadelphia Eagles last year and totaled 55 tackles. He has 24 career starts and...

Eagles looking at all options to add more QBs

Mar. 18, 2021 18:42 PM EDT

Jalen Hurts is the only quarterback the Philadelphia Eagles have under contract so they’ll need to add a few more arms. The main question is whether they draft a quarterback in the first round. Hurts started the last four games last season and is...

Patriots' Chung retires after 11 seasons, 3 Super Bowl rings

Mar. 18, 2021 16:32 PM EDT

BOSTON (AP) — Saying “it's time to start a new life,” New England Patriots safety Patrick Chung announced Thursday he is retiring from the NFL after 11 seasons and three Super Bowl rings. In an Instagram post, the 33-year-old thanked coach Bill Belichick and team...