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Arizona Cardinals head coach Kliff Kingsbury speaks during a press conference at the NFL football scouting combine in Indianapolis, Tuesday, Feb. 25, 2020. (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall)

Arizona Cardinals to host game in Mexico City this season

Feb. 28, 2020 12:23 PM EST

TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) — The Arizona Cardinals will play a regular-season game in Mexico City this year. The announcement Friday said that additional details, including the date and opponent, would be released later. The Cardinals were required by the NFL to host a game outside the United States by 2023 after...

FILE - IN this Nov. 9, 2019 file photo, a responding officer and an unidentified man stands by a Baby Trump balloon that was deflated as people were protesting President Donald Trump's visit to an NCAA college football game  in Tuscaloosa, Ala.  Hoyt Hutchinson arrested for slashing the towering protest balloon was ordered to attend counseling and complete community service for a chance at getting the charges dismissed. If Hutchinson finishes the Tuscaloosa County District Attorney’s diversion program without any other infractions, the case and charges against him could be removed from his record, WIAT-TV reported on Thursday, Feb. 27, 2020.  .(Stephanie Taylor/The Tuscaloosa News via AP)

Man ordered into diversion for popping 'Baby Trump' balloon

Feb. 28, 2020 11:53 AM EST

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) — An Alabama man arrested for slashing a towering protest balloon depicting President Donald Trump as a baby was ordered to attend counseling and complete community service for a chance at getting the charges dismissed. If Hoyt Hutchinson, 32, finishes the Tuscaloosa County District...

Crane collapses outside SoFi Stadium in Southern California

Feb. 28, 2020 11:42 AM EST

INGLEWOOD, Calif. (AP) — A large crane at a construction site collapsed Friday morning outside SoFi Stadium, the new home of the NFL's Los Angeles Chargers and the Los Angeles Rams, according to the Los Angeles County Fire Department. No injuries have been reported, fire department spokesman Franklin...

Alabama wide receiver Henry Ruggs III runs the 40-yard dash at the NFL football scouting combine in Indianapolis, Thursday, Feb. 27, 2020. (AP Photo/Michael Conroy)

Ruggs runs fast but can't top Ross's record he had targeted

Feb. 27, 2020 11:16 PM EST

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The stars came out at night inside Lucas Oil Stadium, especially Henry Ruggs III who came up short in his quest to set a record but still clocked the fastest 40-yard dash at the NFL scouting combine. A 4.27-second time in the 40 is nothing to scoff at, but Ruggs had hoped to run...

Former Arizona linebacker Lewis dies from valley fever

Feb. 27, 2020 8:20 PM EST

TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — Former Arizona linebacker Sterling Lewis has died after being hospitalized for valley fever. He was 32. Arizona announced Lewis' death Thursday. “The Arizona Football Family is deeply saddened by the passing of Sterling Lewis," Arizona coach Kevin Sumlin said in a statement....

Michigan State adds more football staffers

Feb. 27, 2020 7:26 PM EST

EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Michigan State's football team has hired Jason Novak as strength and conditioning coach and Scott Aligo as director of player personnel. The school also announced Thursday that Geoff Martzen will serve as the program’s chief of staff. The Spartans have been filling out...

Quinn testifies he doesn't recall payments in NC agents case

Feb. 27, 2020 6:40 PM EST

HILLSBOROUGH, N.C. (AP) — Dallas Cowboys defensive end Robert Quinn testified Thursday that he doesn’t remember whether he received money from a former college football player charged with violating North Carolina’s sports agent law nearly a decade ago. Quinn, who officially becomes an...

Karl Dorrell smiles as he responds to a question during a news conference to announce that he is the new NCAA college head football coach at Colorado during a news conference Monday, Feb. 24, 2020, in Boulder, Colo. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski)

Dorrell retains 4 Colorado assistants from previous staff

Feb. 27, 2020 6:08 PM EST

Newly hired Colorado football coach Karl Dorrell will keep four assistants from the previous staff. Among those sticking around Boulder, Colorado, will be Darrin Chiaverini, who was named interim coach after Mel Tucker left for Michigan State and before Dorrell was brought on board. The other coaches who were...

Ohio State defensive lineman Chase Young listens during a press conference at the NFL football scouting combine in Indianapolis, Thursday, Feb. 27, 2020. (AP Photo/AJ Mast)

Ohio State star Chase Young follows in Nick Bosa's footsteps

Feb. 27, 2020 4:28 PM EST

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Chase Young wants to follow in fellow Ohio State star Nick Bosa's NFL footsteps, and he probably won't have to wait all that long to start. The freakishly athletic defensive end who's widely viewed as the best player coming out of college — just as Bosa was — figures to...

Auburn defensive lineman Derrick Brown listens during a press conference at the NFL football scouting combine in Indianapolis, Thursday, Feb. 27, 2020. (AP Photo/AJ Mast)

Brown, Davis follow different paths on journey to NFL draft

Feb. 27, 2020 4:10 PM EST

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Auburn defensive tackle Derrick Brown bet big on himself last winter and is about to see the payoff. Alabama defensive tackle Raekwon Davis may have run out of luck. After two of the nation's top defensive tackles turned down a chance to enter last year's NFL draft, opting instead to...