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Former NFL player faces DUI charge in Florida after crash

Feb. 05, 2023 14:44 PM EST

HOLLYWOOD, Fla. (AP) — A former NFL player was arrested on a misdemeanor driving under the influence charge after troopers say his vehicle rear-ended a pick-up truck that was on the side of a South Florida highway because of a flat tire, injuring the truck's driver who had been standing outside....

Schottenheimer new Cowboys OC while McCarthy calls plays

Feb. 04, 2023 17:25 PM EST

FRISCO, Texas (AP) — Brian Schottenheimer has been named offensive coordinator for the Dallas Cowboys after serving the past season as a consultant for the team. Coach Mike McCarthy announced the move Saturday, three days after team owner Jerry Jones said McCarthy is set to call...

California makes flag football a girls' high school sport

Feb. 03, 2023 16:37 PM EST

California approved a plan Friday to make flag football a girls’ high school sport amid soaring popularity of the game and a push to get more female athletes on the field. The move by the California Interscholastic Federation — the statewide body that governs high school...

Portal to Pros: NFL teams eyeing rising number of transfers

Feb. 01, 2023 18:22 PM EST

MOBILE, Ala. (AP) — The prolific pace of school-switching among college players has helped some NFL prospects have breakout seasons and demonstrate they can adapt to a new system. They're hoping that pays off in the draft. Offensive lineman O’Cyrus Torrence...

McCarthy set to call plays for Cowboys after Moore departure

Feb. 01, 2023 17:03 PM EST

MOBILE, Ala. (AP) — Dallas Cowboys coach Mike McCarthy is set to call plays in 2023 after the club parted ways with offensive coordinator Kellen Moore. Owner/general manager Jerry Jones told reporters at the Senior Bowl on Wednesday that McCarthy will run a version of the West...

Kellen Moore excited to get to work with Chargers, Herbert

Feb. 01, 2023 15:49 PM EST

Kellen Moore worked with Justin Herbert on a commercial last year. The two will now try to see if they can get the Los Angeles Chargers’ offense to the next level. Moore was introduced as the Chargers offensive coordinator Wednesday after the two sides agreed to a...

Chargers agree to hire Kellen Moore as offensive coordinator

Jan. 30, 2023 16:29 PM EST

Kellen Moore is going from calling plays for Dak Prescott to Justin Herbert. The Los Angeles Chargers didn't waste any time in reaching an agreement with Moore to be their next offensive coordinator. Monday's announcement came less than 24 hours after the Dallas Cowboys said Moore...

Chargers' Herbert has surgery on non-throwing shoulder

Jan. 29, 2023 16:08 PM EST

COSTA MESA, Calif. (AP) — Los Angeles Chargers quarterback Justin Herbert had surgery on his non-throwing shoulder last week. However he is expected to be ready for the offseason program in the spring. The team announced on Sunday that Herbert had surgery on the...

Today in History: JAN 29, Prohibition launches

Jan. 29, 2023 00:07 AM EST

Today in History Today is Sunday, Jan. 29, the 29th day of 2023. There are 336 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On Jan. 29, 1936, the first inductees of baseball’s Hall of Fame, including Ty Cobb and Babe Ruth, were named in...

Ex-Lions, Liberty linebacker Jessie Lemonier dead at 25

Jan. 26, 2023 15:14 PM EST

DETROIT (AP) — Outside linebacker Jessie Lemonier, who appeared in seven games for the Detroit Lions in 2021 in a brief NFL career highlighted by a sack of Aaron Rodgers of the Green Bay Packers, has died. He was 25. The Lions disclosed his death in a statement Thursday, adding...