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Raiders S Karl Joseph's best season derailed by injury

Nov. 11, 2019 6:35 PM EST

ALAMEDA, Calif. (AP) — Karl Joseph was finally living up to his first-round draft billing when a season-ending foot injury derailed all that and left a major hole in the Oakland Raiders secondary. Joseph hurt his foot as he jumped to intercept a pass from Philip Rivers, marking the second straight game...

Giants GM Gettleman hoping to re-sign Leonard Williams

Nov. 1, 2019 5:05 PM EDT

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — The New York Giants want to sign recently acquired defensive lineman Leonard Williams to a multiyear deal before his contract runs out at the end of the season. General manager Dave Gettleman disclosed the plans in a letter sent to season tickets holders Thursday and released...

Tua, Burrow, Fromm may give SEC a 2020 NFL draft to remember

Oct. 30, 2019 1:19 PM EDT

SEC quarterbacks finally are on track for their day to shine in the NFL draft. The Southeastern Conference, which regularly shows its strength in the draft at other positions, has never had more than one quarterback taken in the first round of the NFL draft. The league hasn't had a quarterback picked in the first...

NFL teams did their wheeling and dealing early this year

Oct. 29, 2019 6:24 PM EDT

Trent Williams stayed put, as did Josh Norman, Chris Harris Jr. and Le'Veon Bell. Jamal Adams, Melvin Gordon and Patrick Peterson aren't going anywhere, either. The NFL trade deadline was a dud this year but only because teams didn't wait for the cutoff to swap draft picks and established stars, something they'd...

No. 2 overall pick Nick Bosa making big impact on 49ers

Oct. 29, 2019 6:12 PM EDT

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — With San Francisco not in the market for a quarterback heading into this year's NFL draft, coach Kyle Shanahan was hoping Arizona would take Kyler Murray first and leave the 49ers their choice of defensive players. When that happened, the Niners leaped at the chance to take...

Rams send CB Aqib Talib, pick to Dolphins for late-rounder

Oct. 29, 2019 3:55 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Los Angeles Rams traded cornerback Aqib Talib and a fifth-round pick in 2020 to the Miami Dolphins on Tuesday for an undisclosed future draft choice. The 33-year-old Talib is on injured reserve with a rib injury. The 12-year veteran defensive back might not play again this season,...

Clemson's re-tooled defense playing like 'one of the best'

Oct. 29, 2019 12:23 PM EDT

CLEMSON, S.C. (AP) — Clemson safety Tanner Muse politely answered all the offseason questions from friends and fans about Clemson's revamped defense. Now, he sees the fourth-ranked Tigers' loudest responses are coming on the field. "We know," Muse said, "we have the opportunity to be one of the best." From...

AP source: Jets trade Leonard Williams to Giants for 2 picks

Oct. 28, 2019 10:22 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — The Big Cat is joining Big Blue. The New York Jets traded defensive lineman Leonard Williams to the Giants on Monday for a third-round draft pick next year and a fifth-rounder in 2021, according to a person with direct knowledge of the deal. Williams was the No. 6 overall pick by the Jets...

Browns agree to send LB/DE Avery to Eagles for 2021 pick

Oct. 28, 2019 7:37 PM EDT

BEREA, Ohio (AP) — Genard Avery's second season with the Browns was going nowhere. It will continue elsewhere. Cleveland agreed Monday to trade the linebacker/defensive end to the Philadelphia Eagles for a fourth-round 2021 draft pick. A fifth-round selection from Memphis in 2018, Avery played 16 games...

Cardinals acquire Kenyan Drake from Dolphins

Oct. 28, 2019 3:35 PM EDT

TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) — Suddenly short on running backs, the Cardinals have traded for help. Arizona acquired Kenyan Drake from the Miami Dolphins for a conditional sixth-round pick in 2020 on Monday, giving the Cardinals (3-4-1) a healthy backfield option heading into Thursday's game against the undefeated...