Latest NFL Playoffs News

Jets QB Wilson 'doesn't need to be Brady' in Year 2 progress

Jun. 16, 2022 17:45 PM EDT

FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) — Zach Wilson has the plans for the big summer hangout already mapped out. He and a bunch of his New York Jets teammates will get together somewhere — that's a secret for now — in mid-July to work on the football field a few days and sharpen their...

Cowboys eye California as Schultz shows for brief minicamp

Jun. 16, 2022 17:17 PM EDT

FRISCO, Texas (AP) — Dalton Schultz didn't come back for much when the Dallas tight end decided to rejoin the club for minicamp while seeking a long-term contract. Coach Mike McCarthy called off two days of practice before a nearly six-week break heading into training camp,...

Painful playoff loss provides extra motivation for Packers

Jun. 15, 2022 15:18 PM EDT

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — Whether they watched it over and over or tried to avoid repeated viewings, the Green Bay Packers head into this upcoming season motivated by the stunning and sudden finish to their most recent playoff run. The Packers have grown all too accustomed to...

Rams re-sign NFC championship game star Travin Howard

Jun. 14, 2022 14:41 PM EDT

THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. (AP) — The Los Angeles Rams have re-signed linebacker Travin Howard six days after waiving him. Howard agreed to a one-year deal Tuesday. The Rams waived Howard last Wednesday a few hours before announcing their contract extension for Super Bowl...

Rams waive LB Travin Howard, who clinched NFC title game

Jun. 08, 2022 16:28 PM EDT

THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. (AP) — The Los Angeles Rams have waived Travin Howard, the inside linebacker who made the game-clinching interception in their NFC championship game victory just over four months ago. The Rams announced the move Wednesday after the final on-field workout of...

Communication cited as issue in Bills' blown lead at KC

Jun. 07, 2022 18:48 PM EDT

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — There’s nothing Matthew Smiley can do to change Buffalo kicking off into the end zone on a fateful play which contributed to the Bills squandering a three-point lead in the final 13 seconds of regulation of a thrilling and heartbreaking overtime loss to Kansas City in...

Chiefs view WR corps post-Tyreek with bright-eyed optimism

Jun. 02, 2022 20:59 PM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The moment the Kansas City Chiefs traded Tyreek Hill to the Miami Dolphins for a package of draft picks, any notion the AFC West champions would be able to simply build on another deep playoff run went right with him. It's not easy to replace a three-time...

Sugar Bowl moved to Dec. 31 to avoid conflict with NFL game

May. 26, 2022 17:40 PM EDT

The Sugar Bowl has been moved off its usual primetime spot to noon EST Dec. 31 to avoid a conflict with a Monday night NFL game. The bowl schedule for the upcoming season was released Thursday. The games begin on Dec. 16 with the Bahamas Bowl and the Cure Bowl in...

Von Miller makes his presence felt at 1st Bills practice

May. 25, 2022 03:17 AM EDT

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — For someone who acknowledged being torn over leaving a Super Bowl champion and the bright lights of Los Angeles for Buffalo, Von Miller certainly looked at home wearing a Bills helmet in making his practice debut on Tuesday. Whether it was grooving to the...

NFL revamps Rooney Rule to include quarterbacks coaches

May. 24, 2022 18:32 PM EDT

The NFL has expanded the Rooney Rule again, this time to include quarterbacks coaches in a further effort to diversify the coaching ranks. The change was announced Tuesday at the owners meeting in Atlanta by Jonathan Beane, the NFL’s senior vice president and chief diversity and...