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Darvish fans 11, Padres get 2 big homers to beat Dodgers 6-2

Jun. 22, 2021 03:01 AM EDT

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Yu Darvish said he never envisioned himself as an ace until recently. Well, nothing says it more than 1,500 strikeouts in 197 career starts. Darvish struck out 11 in six brilliant innings to become the fastest big leaguer to reach...

Derek Carr hopes he's 'a Raider for my entire life'

Jun. 15, 2021 17:07 PM EDT

The offseason of quarterback discontent never reached Derek Carr. While several star quarterbacks around the league have expressed frustration and a desire to leave in some cases, Carr said he remains fully committed to the Raiders despite seven seasons with little...

Russell Wilson says he didn't request a trade from Seahawks

Jun. 10, 2021 19:59 PM EDT

RENTON, Wash. (AP) — Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson made it clear Thursday that he did not ask for a trade this offseason, and insisted his relationship with coach Pete Carroll and general manager John Schneider has been strengthened through a series of conversations after...

Metcalf back with Seahawks after testing 100-meter dash

Jun. 08, 2021 20:13 PM EDT

DK Metcalf is back at his day job as a wide receiver for the Seattle Seahawks after running the 100-meter dash at the USA Track and Field’s Golden Games last month. Metcalf, at 6-foot-4, 235 pounds, had a respectable showing with a 10.37-second effort, but finished last...

June 1st arrival gives NFL teams more flexibility

Jun. 01, 2021 15:56 PM EDT

Now that the calendar has turned to June, NFL teams can trade or release players and spread the salary cap hit over two years instead of one. That doesn’t mean Aaron Rodgers is going anywhere but the Packers couldn’t afford to deal him from a financial standpoint...

Brady-Prescott kicks off NFL season plus a return to London

May. 12, 2021 21:41 PM EDT

The NFL is returning to London in October and Tom Brady begins his pursuit of an eighth Super Bowl title against Dak Prescott and the Dallas Cowboys when Tampa Bay hosts the league’s annual kickoff game on Sept. 9. The first game in London since the coronavirus pandemic...

Stanford guard Anna Wilson is returning for a sixth season

May. 10, 2021 23:25 PM EDT

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Stanford guard Anna Wilson is returning to the university for a sixth season to help the Cardinal try to defend their national championship, while Alyssa Jerome is staying for a fifth year. Wilson, the Pac-12 Conference co-Defensive Player of the...

Former Syracuse QB Eric Dungey not giving up on his dreams

May. 07, 2021 02:16 AM EDT

Former Syracuse quarterback Eric Dungey has been on an emotional ride that would test the mettle of most. Not selected in the NFL draft despite a record-setting college career. Cut as a free agent by the Giants and Browns. Saying goodbye to his father, who lost his life...

Lower-round QBs face long odds to make it in NFL

May. 03, 2021 17:10 PM EDT

The five teams that took quarterbacks in the first round of the NFL draft head into the offseason program full of optimism that they have found the franchise cornerstone that will lead to great success for the next decade. History indicates that at least a couple of those...

Seahawks go for speed, nab WR D'Wayne Eskridge in 2nd round

May. 01, 2021 01:09 AM EDT

RENTON, Wash. (AP) — After becoming the latest addition to Russell Wilson's arsenal of pass catchers, D'Wayne Eskridge took to social media to share a text message exchange with a friend. Even before the Seahawks came around with the No. 56 overall pick in the NFL...