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Walker: Browns 'perfect fit' after leaving Colts

Mar. 22, 2021 21:20 PM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — Anthony Walker walked on to Northwestern's campus for his only college visit and knew it was where he belonged. He felt the same last week when he met with the Browns. “I thought it was the perfect fit, honestly,” the middle...

AP source: Eagles send Carson Wentz to Colts for draft picks

Feb. 18, 2021 15:31 PM EST

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Carson Wentz helped steer the Philadelphia Eagles to the franchise’s only Super Bowl title and later received the richest contract in team history. He’s already gone before that deal even kicked in. The Eagles agreed to trade...

Colts QB Rivers, 39, retires from NFL after 17 seasons

Jan. 20, 2021 14:25 PM EST

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — When Philip Rivers first started tossing footballs as a high-school ball boy, he heaved them any way he could. The throwing motion stuck — and success soon followed. Rivers used that strange, shot put-like style to land a college scholarship,...

Ballard contemplates possibility of Rivers returning to Indy

Jan. 14, 2021 17:22 PM EST

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Indianapolis Colts general manager Chris Ballard heard the locker room talk. Coach Frank Reich wants Philip Rivers back as the starting quarterback next fall. Two-time All-Pro linebacker Darius Leonard wants another chance to get Rivers his missing...