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After saying 'I'm Going to Disney World,' Brady did it again

Apr. 07, 2021 19:06 PM EDT

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — After facing off against the Kansas City Chiefs’ defense, Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback Tom Brady had no problem taking a lightsaber to Star Wars’ Kylo Ren and a unit of storm troopers. A mask-wearing Brady visited the Star Wars-themed...

Manning receiving Liberty Bowl Distinguished Citizen Award

Apr. 07, 2021 18:38 PM EDT

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Retired NFL quarterback and Tennessee standout Peyton Manning will receive the Liberty Bowl Distinguished Citizen Award on June 6. Manning called it a “tremendous honor” to be given the award, which his father, Archie Manning, also received in...

Veteran LB Damien Wilson signs with Jaguars, provides depth

Apr. 02, 2021 16:20 PM EDT

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Veteran linebacker Damien Wilson signed with Jacksonville on Friday, giving the Jaguars an experienced option as they transition to a 3-4 defensive scheme. Wilson, who visited Jacksonville on Wednesday, spent the last two years with Kansas...

With blockbuster trade, 49ers go all-in on rookie QB

Mar. 29, 2021 22:37 PM EDT

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — For San Francisco 49ers coach Kyle Shanahan, the biggest risk wasn't trading three first-round picks for the No. 3 selection where he could take a shot on the franchise quarterback of the future. The chance he didn't want to take going forward...

Ravens adding wide receiver Sammy Watkins in 1-year deal

Mar. 27, 2021 13:12 PM EDT

OWINGS MILLS, Md. (AP) — Wide receiver Sammy Watkins, who won a Super Bowl with Kansas City, has agreed to a one-year contract with the Baltimore Ravens. Watkins must pass a physical exam before signing. Entering his eighth NFL season, Watkins has...

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,...

AP source: Fournette agrees to 1-year deal to stay with Bucs

Mar. 26, 2021 18:54 PM EDT

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — The Tampa Bay Buccaneers moved closer to a goal of retaining all 22 starters from their Super Bowl victory, agreeing to a one-year, $3.25 million contract to bring free agent running back Leonard Fournette back for next season. A person familiar with...

Bears sign former Chiefs RB Williams to 1-year contract

Mar. 26, 2021 17:06 PM EDT

LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) — The Chicago Bears signed former Kansas City Chiefs running back and Super Bowl 54 star Damien Williams to a one-year contract on Friday, giving them depth to go with David Montgomery. Williams, who opted out last season because of COVID-19...

Lower cap leads to more cuts than usual in NFL

Mar. 24, 2021 20:26 PM EDT

If it seemed as if NFL teams have been shedding contracts nearly as fast as signing them in recent weeks that’s because it’s almost true. With a shrinking salary cap in a sport with few contracts that are fully guaranteed, teams have spent the weeks leading up to free...

LB Elandon Roberts signs up for 2nd season with Dolphins

Mar. 24, 2021 09:26 AM EDT

MIAMI (AP) — Linebacker Elandon Roberts re-signed with the Miami Dolphins after testing the free agent market. The Dolphins announced the move Wednesday. Roberts, 26, started 11 games in his first season with Miami last year before he was sidelined by a serious knee...