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Duke head coach Mike Krzyzewski reacts after his team turns the ball over during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game against Notre Dame on Wednesday, Dec. 16, 2020, in South Bend, Ind. Duke won 75-65. (AP Photo/Robert Franklin)

The Latest: Duke-Florida State basketball game postponed

Jan. 1, 2021 11:54 PM EST

The Latest on the effects of the coronavirus outbreak on sports around the world: ___ Hours after No. 20 Duke said coach Mike Krzyzewski would sit out Saturday against No. 18 Florida State on Saturday after coming into close contact with a person who tested positive for COVID-19. the game was postponed because of...

Miami Dolphins wide receiver Isaiah Ford, left, celebrates with quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick after defeating the Las Vegas Raiders in an NFL football game, Saturday, Dec. 26, 2020, in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/David Becker)

Fitz will watch as Dolphins try to get him into the playoffs

Dec. 28, 2020 1:08 PM EST

MIAMI (AP) — With one more win by the Miami Dolphins, Ryan Fitzpatrick will be playoff-bound for the first time in his 16-year career. He might not play, though. After pulling off a FitzMagic trick Saturday night to beat the Las Vegas Raiders, Fitzpatrick returns to standby mode this week. Tua...

Miami Dolphins defensive end Emmanuel Ogbah (91) and middle linebacker Kyle Van Noy (53) celebrate after sacking New England Patriots quarterback Cam Newton during the second half of an NFL football game Sunday, Dec. 20, 2020, in Tampa, Fla. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)

Dolphins discover ground game just in time for playoff push

Dec. 21, 2020 3:01 PM EST

MIAMI (AP) — With their latest win, the Miami Dolphins may have found a new path to the playoffs — by keeping the ball on the ground. A suddenly viable running attack helped the Dolphins (9-5) beat New England and retain control of their chances in the race for an AFC wild-card berth. In Sunday's...

Miami Dolphins running back Salvon Ahmed (26) runs for a two-point conversion during the second half of an NFL football game against the New England Patriots, Sunday, Dec. 20, 2020, in Miami Gardens, Fla. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)

Dolphins eliminate Patriots from playoff race with 22-12 win

Dec. 20, 2020 5:31 PM EST

MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. (AP) — The Miami Dolphins’ grinding ground game sent the New England Patriots into full retreat and out of the playoff picture for the first time in 12 years. Undrafted rookie Salvon Ahmed and veteran Matt Breida combined for 208 yards rushing Sunday to lead the Dolphins to a...

Dolphins' 3 top pass-catchers questionable for Patriots

Dec. 18, 2020 3:05 PM EST

MIAMI (AP) — The Miami Dolphins' top three pass catchers are questionable for Sunday's game against New England. DeVante Parker (hamstring), Mike Gesicki (shoulder) and Jakeem Grant (hamstring), who rank 1-2-3 in yards receiving this year, all practiced on a limited basis Friday. Six other players are also...

Kansas City Chiefs defensive end Frank Clark (55) sacks Miami Dolphins quarterback Tua Tagovailoa (1), during the first half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Dec. 13, 2020, in Miami Gardens, Fla. (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky)

Dolphins may need to win 2 of final 3 games for playoff spot

Dec. 14, 2020 3:25 PM EST

MIAMI (AP) — The Miami Dolphins’ playoff odds and injury report are both longer this week in the wake of a bruising loss to the Kansas City Chiefs. Miami (8-5) fell two games behind AFC East leader Buffalo, making it unlikely the Dolphins will end their streak of 12 years without a division title....

Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes (15) and Miami Dolphins outside linebacker Andrew Van Ginkel (43) go after the football after Mahomes fumbled the snap, during the first half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Dec. 13, 2020, in Miami Gardens, Fla. The Chiefs recovered the ball. (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee)

Mahomes, Chiefs clinch AFC West with 33-27 win over Dolphins

Dec. 13, 2020 6:53 PM EST

MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. (AP) — Patrick Mahomes took a 30-yard sack before he got the Kansas City Chiefs going in the right direction. The Chiefs overcame a 10-point deficit and four turnovers Sunday to clinch their fifth consecutive AFC West title by beating Miami 33-27. Mahomes took the longest sack in the...

Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes (15) falls on the field after he was sacked by Miami Dolphins outside linebacker Jerome Baker (55), during the first half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Dec. 13, 2020, in Miami Gardens, Fla. (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky)

Frustrated Dolphins still in playoff race after loss to KC

Dec. 13, 2020 6:39 PM EST

MIAMI (AP) — The Miami Dolphins weren't satisfied with putting a scare into the Kansas City Chiefs, which in itself is a sign of progress for a franchise striving to shake its perennial also-ran status. Miami intercepted Patrick Mahomes three times and staged a frantic fourth-quarter rally by totaling 14...

Miami Dolphins outside linebacker Shaq Lawson (90) sacks Cincinnati Bengals quarterback Brandon Allen (8) during the second half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Dec. 6, 2020, in Miami Gardens, Fla. (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee)

Dolphins begin tough closing stretch Sunday against Chiefs

Dec. 7, 2020 3:30 PM EST

MIAMI (AP) — The Dolphins had been celebrating their win over the Bengals for three hours, which might be all a win over the Bengals merits, when defensive end Emmanuel Ogbah redirected his team's attention. “Eyes on the chiefs,” he tweeted. Perhaps the reigning Super Bowl champions deserve...

New England Patriots quarterback Cam Newton (1) celebrates after scoring during the first half of an NFL football game against the Los Angeles Chargers Sunday, Dec. 6, 2020, in Inglewood, Calif. (AP Photo/Ashley Landis)

The Latest: Pats' Newton hits rushing TDs milestone for QBs

Dec. 6, 2020 7:11 PM EST

The Latest on Week 13 in the NFL (all times EST): ___ 7:05 p.m. Cam Newton is the first quarterback in league history with four games in a season with multiple rushing touchdowns. Newton ran for scores in the first and second quarters. He also passed for a TD in the third quarter as the Patriots have a 35-0 lead...