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Tom Brady's return to the Bucs next season isn't a lock

Jan. 23, 2022 20:02 PM EST

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — If Tom Brady played the last game of an unprecedented career, he ended with one of his toughest losses after a stunning comeback. Bloodied and battered by the Los Angeles Rams, the 44-year-old seven-time Super Bowl champion rallied the Tampa Bay Buccaneers back...

Chiefs' Mathieu ruled out vs Bills with concussion

Jan. 23, 2022 19:33 PM EST

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Pro Bowl safety Tyrann Mathieu was placed in the concussion protocol and ruled out of Sunday night's divisional playoff game against Buffalo after taking a knee from teammate Jarran Reed on the opening drive. Mathieu walked off the field and was met by...

Gay's 30-yard FG lifts Rams over Brady, Buccaneers 30-27

Jan. 23, 2022 19:29 PM EST

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Matthew Stafford outplayed Tom Brady in the final minute, moving the Rams into position for a last-second field goal that gave Los Angeles a 30-27 victory over the Buccaneers on Sunday after the seven-time Super Bowl champion led Tampa Bay on a late tying drive. ...

Rams make it 3 of 3 for road teams, beat Brady's Bucs 30-27

Jan. 23, 2022 19:07 PM EST

The Los Angeles Rams made it 3 for 3 for road teams in the NFL's divisional playoff round, setting up an all-NFC West conference championship game with San Francisco by edging defending Super Bowl champion Tampa Bay 30-27 Sunday. They did so in spectacular fashion after a mammoth...

Fenton, Williams inactive for Chiefs against Bills

Jan. 23, 2022 17:37 PM EST

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Chiefs were missing backup cornerback Rashad Fenton and running back Darrel Williams against the Bills on Sunday night in a matchup of relatively healthy teams in the divisional round of the playoffs. Fenton hurt his back during pregame warmups last week...

Giants interview Bengals D coordinator Anarumo for new coach

Jan. 23, 2022 17:16 PM EST

EAST RUTHERFORD. N.J. (AP) — Cincinnati Bengals defensive coordinator Lou Anarumo has interviewed for the head coaching job with the New York Giants. Anarumo spoke with co-owners Steve Tisch and John Mara and new general manager Joe Schoen on a video conference call on Sunday. He...

Buccaneers All-Pro RT Tristan Wirfs inactive against Rams

Jan. 23, 2022 14:17 PM EST

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Tampa Bay All-Pro right tackle Tristan Wirfs is inactive for Sunday’s NFC divisional playoff game against the Los Angeles Rams with an ankle injury. Wirfs was hurt during the previous week’s wild-card victory over Philadelphia and had been listed as...

Pegula's sports align ahead of Australian Open quarterfinals

Jan. 23, 2022 03:33 AM EST

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — The timing for Jessica Pegula's run to the Australian Open quarterfinals has even accommodated another of her sporting passions. Pegula has been able to plan preparation around watching the Buffalo Bills in an NFL divisional play-off game in Kansas City....

Buccaneers find Gasparilla style at Pirate Fashions

Jan. 23, 2022 03:13 AM EST

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Tucked on a quiet street, the plain building at 4006 W Cayuga St. is easy to miss — until you spot the pirate flag waving near the entrance of the parking lot. Inside, Pirate Fashions is anything but subtle. A swashbuckling crew of employees saunters around in...

Gould's FG on final play gives 49ers 13-10 upset of Packers

Jan. 23, 2022 02:30 AM EST

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — Robbie Gould lived up to his name. On a field littered with snow flurries, Gould made a 45-yard field goal Saturday night as time expired and the San Francisco 49ers knocked off the top-seeded Packers 13-10 and possibly ended Aaron Rodgers’ tenure in Green...