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Texans, receiver Nico Collins agree on 3-year extension with $52 million guaranteed

May. 28, 2024 23:51 PM EDT

HOUSTON (AP) — The Houston Texans agreed with wide receiver Nico Collins on a three-year extension worth up to $75 million with $52 million guaranteed on Tuesday. The Athletic first reported the deal. Agent Drew Rosenhaus confirmed the terms negotiated by himself, Ryan Matha and...

Rams QB Stetson Bennett says he stepped away from football last year to address mental health

May. 28, 2024 21:41 PM EDT

THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. (AP) — Los Angeles Rams quarterback Stetson Bennett says he stepped away from football last year to address his mental health. Bennett said Tuesday that he feels recharged and ready to play again. The two-time national champion at the University of Georgia is...

Mike McDaniel praises Tua Tagovailoa's offseason work, expects another leap from the Dolphins QB

May. 28, 2024 18:12 PM EDT

MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. (AP) — Going into OTAs on Tuesday, Dolphins coach Mike McDaniel praised quarterback Tua Tagovailoa's offseason work — which has included shedding some pounds and working with a new quarterbacks coach — and said he expects Tagovailoa to take another leap in Year 3 of this...

Patriots sign 1st-round draft pick, QB Drake Maye, to contract

May. 28, 2024 18:08 PM EDT

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — The New England Patriots signed quarterback Drake Maye to a contract on Tuesday. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. Maye, 21, was the No. 3 overall pick in the draft. The 6-foot-4, 225-pound quarterback threw for 3,608 yards and 24...

Brock Purdy counts on a healthy offseason leading to even more progress

May. 28, 2024 17:45 PM EDT

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — Brock Purdy's brief time in the NFL has been a bit of a whirlwind with him going from “Mr. Irrelevant” to fill-in starter for a contender as a rookie to a MVP finalist and Super Bowl quarterback last season. After spending the 2022 offseason preparing...

Saints defensive end Tanoh Kpassagnon sidelined by an Achilles tendon tear

May. 28, 2024 15:05 PM EDT

METAIRIE, La. (AP) — New Orleans Saints defensive end Tanoh Kpassagnon tore his Achilles tendon and is expected to miss at least the early part of the upcoming season, coach Dennis Allen said Tuesday. Allen was explaining why Kpassagnon had been absent for voluntary offseason...

Chiefs' Butker has no regrets about expressing his beliefs during recent commencement speech

May. 25, 2024 18:33 PM EDT

Kansas City Chiefs kicker Harrison Butker has no regrets about expressing his beliefs in a recent commencement speech and he said he has received support as well as “a shocking level of hate” from others. Butker spoke Friday night at the Regina Caeli Academy Courage Under Fire...

Saints make Superdome renovation payment and diffuse public standoff with state officials

May. 24, 2024 19:35 PM EDT

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — New Orleans Saints made an $11.4 million payment toward Superdome renovations Friday, diffusing a public standoff between the NFL club and state officials who oversee the stadium that will host the next Super Bowl. Announcement of the payment by the club and the...

NaVorro Bowman is transitioning from All-Pro linebacker to Chargers assistant coach

May. 24, 2024 17:08 PM EDT

COSTA MESA, Calif. (AP) — NaVorro Bowman was able to see as a player how quickly Jim Harbaugh could turn a team into a Super Bowl contender. Bowman has reunited with Harbaugh, albeit in a different capacity. Harbaugh hired Bowman in February to be the Los Angeles...

Raiders give Maxx Crosby a $7.2 million raise over the next 2 seasons, AP source says

May. 23, 2024 22:35 PM EDT

HENDERSON, Nev. (AP) — The Las Vegas Raiders are rewarding star pass rusher Maxx Crosby with a $6 million raise this season and another $1.2 million next year, a person with knowledge of the deal said Thursday. The person spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity...