Latest Sean McDermott News

Buzz over Bills' offense lured Sanders to sign with Buffalo

Mar. 19, 2021 20:26 PM EDT

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Emmanuel Sanders had his eyes on Buffalo long before the veteran receiver signed with the Bills in free agency this week. “I used to sit on my off-days on a Tuesday, I’d grab my iPad, and I would watch the Buffalo Bills, the coach’s film, and...

Bills sign safety Hyde to 2-year, $19.2 million extension

Mar. 05, 2021 15:51 PM EST

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — The Buffalo Bills signed veteran safety Micah Hyde to a two-year contract extension on Friday. The Bills announced the signing, while a person with direct knowledge of the deal told The Associated Press that it averages close to $9.6 million a...

Valanciunas records double-double; Grizzlies beat Kings

Feb. 15, 2021 01:30 AM EST

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Jonas Valanciunas scored a season-high 25 points and had 13 rebounds to offset a late technical foul and the Memphis Grizzlies beat the Sacramento Kings 124-110 on Sunday night. Ja Morant added 16 points and 10 assists despite a rough 7-for-18...

The Latest: Packers' Aaron Rodgers wins 3rd MVP Award

Feb. 06, 2021 22:42 PM EST

The Latest on the NFL individual awards presented Saturday during the NFL Honors TV show (All times EST): ___ 10:42 p.m. No surprise about The Associated Press NFL Most Valuable Player: Aaron Rodgers has won it for the third time....

Spagnuolo defense perfect complement to elite Chiefs offense

Feb. 01, 2021 15:35 PM EST

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Rarely does Tom Brady allow his mind to wander back to the Super Bowl following the 2007 season. Steve Spagnuolo is a big reason why. The Patriots had rolled to the championship game in search of perfection, and their star...

Reigning champion Chiefs dump Bills 38-24 in AFC title game

Jan. 25, 2021 02:25 AM EST

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — It took the Kansas City Chiefs five frustrating decades to make their third Super Bowl appearance. Now, the defending champs are headed there for the second straight year. Showing no lingering effects from his concussion,...

Bills fall short in breakout season with 38-24 loss to KC

Jan. 25, 2021 01:04 AM EST

Josh Allen played a huge role in getting the Buffalo Bills to their first AFC championship game in 27 years. The third-year starter was the first to acknowledge he needs to be much better for the Bills to take the next step. “It’s going to fuel...

Chiefs' Reid, Bills' McDermott to match wits for AFC title

Jan. 23, 2021 13:48 PM EST

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Ten years after firing Sean McDermott as his defensive coordinator, Kansas City Chiefs coach Andy Reid will stare across the field inside Arrowhead Stadium on Sunday and see his protégé trying to spoil his hopes of a Super Bowl repeat. Funny...

Big offenses, overlooked defenses in AFC title game

Jan. 23, 2021 12:36 PM EST

Two teams so absent from championship history for so long until recently face off for the AFC championship. The Kansas City Chiefs won their first NFL title since 1970 when they beat San Francisco in last year's Super Bowl. When they host Buffalo, the Chiefs will take on...

Chiefs' Mathieu making most of opportunity in Kansas City

Jan. 23, 2021 03:34 AM EST

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Two years ago, the Kansas City Chiefs were coming off an AFC championship heartbreak against the New England Patriots that rested largely on the shoulders of their defense, which couldn't stop Tom Brady and Co. in overtime. Not enough talent?...