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Peyton Manning says he has no desire to go from broadcasting to an NFL executive position

May. 23, 2024 07:55 AM EDT

DENVER (AP) — Peyton Manning was honored for his community work at a banquet Wednesday night. Ahead of the event, he was asked if he had any desire to run an NFL franchise and he said he'd rather stick to his “Monday Night Football” Manningcast with brother Eli that just won its second Sports...

49ers assistant Brandon Staley looks for a coaching 'reset' after firing by Chargers

May. 23, 2024 06:01 AM EDT

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — Brandon Staley's rise up the coaching ranks was meteoric, going from a Division III defensive coordinator to head coach in the NFL in a dizzying five-year span. Staley's stay at the top of the football coaching profession proved to be brief as he was...

NFL making progress but not ready to vote on Tom Brady's bid for stake in the Raiders

May. 22, 2024 18:35 PM EDT

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The NFL is making progress on Tom Brady's bid to become a minority owner of the Las Vegas Raiders with Mark Davis. How much closer the seven-time Super Bowl champ is to joining the league's club of owners remains to be seen. Owners did not...

2023 No. 7 pick Tyree Wilson gets 1st full offseason for the Raiders

May. 22, 2024 16:28 PM EDT

HENDERSON, Nev. (AP) — Defensive end Tyree Wilson is at Raiders organized team activities this week doing something he couldn't do a year ago. Practice. A foot injury in his final season at Texas Tech forced Wilson, the No. 7 overall pick in the 2023 NFL draft, to...

Chiefs' Mahomes: Butker entitled to his beliefs, even though the QB doesn't always agree with him

May. 22, 2024 15:47 PM EDT

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Patrick Mahomes said Wednesday that while he doesn't agree with all the beliefs espoused by kicker Harrison Butker during a recent commencement address, the Chiefs quarterback nevertheless respects his teammate's right to make them be known. Butker delivered...

Pittsburgh and the Steelers will be hosting the 2026 NFL draft

May. 22, 2024 14:43 PM EDT

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The NFL has awarded the 2026 draft to Pittsburgh with the Steelers ready to tap Pennsylvania's deep football tradition trying to meet the new standard for host cities. League officials announced the decision Wednesday as part of the NFL spring meetings....

Fox's Greg Olsen wins top analyst at Sports Emmy Awards and CBS' Super Bowl coverage wins top event

May. 22, 2024 01:01 AM EDT

Tom Brady is coming into the booth of Fox Sports top NFL team with seven Super Bowl rings. Greg Olsen is leaving it with another Sports Emmy award. After being named Outstanding Emerging On-Air Talent last year, Olsen was named the top Event Analyst during the...

NFL's accelerator program gives minority coaches optimism that new system works

May. 21, 2024 20:49 PM EDT

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Getting lessons on how to manage a crisis and deal with the media will help Houston quarterbacks coach Jerrod Johnson and New York Giants offensive coordinator Mike Kafka when and if they interview for NFL head coaching jobs. That's exactly what the NFL 's...

Time's up after 3 hours as NFL limits interviews for coaches still busy in playoffs

May. 21, 2024 20:24 PM EDT

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — NFL owners voted Tuesday to limit interviews with coaches whose clubs remain alive in the playoffs to no more than three hours per team at a time. Teams wanting to talk to prospective head coaches in person also will have to chat at a spot approved by that...

Yes, Australia is among the countries the NFL is scouting to host future games

May. 21, 2024 17:22 PM EDT

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Australia is among the countries the NFL is scouting as potential hosts for regular-season games for the 2025 season and beyond. Peter O'Reilly, the NFL's head of international affairs, said Tuesday at the league's spring meetings that Australia is among...