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NFL retirees mentoring players on fatherhood playbook

Jun. 19, 2021 12:32 PM EDT

Long before Usama Young’s father co-starred with him in a Super Bowl commercial, he influenced his love for football. “The other day we were talking about our heroes and I was talking about how my dad taught me how to tackle, just be fearless and look the opponent in...

New Steelers OC Canada to lean on Roethlisberger, run game

Jun. 15, 2021 18:09 PM EDT

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger recently expressed the challenges of learning a new offense in his 18th NFL season. First-year offensive coordinator Matt Canada intends to build off the strengths of the two-time Super Bowl winner,...

Brady's Bucs focused on getting better, repeating as champs

Jun. 09, 2021 18:13 PM EDT

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — There’s no room for complacency in Tom Brady’s world. The Tampa Bay Buccaneers are hoping to become the first team to repeat as Super Bowl champions since Brady’s 2003 and 2004 New England Patriots, and the 43-year-old quarterback doesn’t want...

Jim Fassel, coach who took Giants to Super Bowl, dies at 71

Jun. 08, 2021 21:29 PM EDT

Jim Fassel, whose bold guarantee of a playoff bid late in the 2000 season seemingly catapulted the New York Giants to a spot in the Super Bowl, has died. He was 71. The Giants said Tuesday that family friends informed them of his death. Son John...

Former Chiefs assistant coach pleads not guilty in crash

Jun. 07, 2021 17:57 PM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Former Kansas City Chiefs assistant coach Britt Reid pleaded not guilty Monday to critically injuring a young girl in a crash, and the judge allowed him to resume driving with restrictions. The judge modified his bond during his arraignment to...

Ravens receiver Watkins moves from one contender to another

Jun. 02, 2021 18:36 PM EDT

OWINGS MILLS, Md. (AP) — Since joining the Baltimore Ravens this offseason, Sammy Watkins has noticed some similarities between his new team and his previous one. ”It feels like Kansas City to me," Watkins said Wednesday. "It feels like a team that’s ready to win...

Record-breaking kicker Adam Vinatieri plans to retire

May. 26, 2021 18:48 PM EDT

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Adam Vinatieri used his strong leg to become the NFL’s career scoring leader. A surgically repaired left knee apparently will force him out. The 48-year-old former Indianapolis Colts and New England Patriots star told former...

Colts reschedule Mathis' Ring of Honor ceremony for November

May. 17, 2021 12:22 PM EDT

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Robert Mathis, the Indianapolis Colts' career sacks leader, will finally be inducted into the team's Ring of Honor on Nov. 28. He was supposed to become the 17th honoree last fall but the ceremony was postponed because of the COVID-19 pandemic. The...

Rehabbing Fisher finds perfect fit as Colts' new left tackle

May. 13, 2021 18:04 PM EDT

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Eric Fisher needed a fresh start. The Indianapolis Colts needed help at left tackle. It was a perfect match. Three days after agreeing to a one-year contract, Fisher explained why he chose to play for Indy. “One of the huge...

Brady-Prescott kicks off NFL season plus a return to London

May. 12, 2021 21:41 PM EDT

The NFL is returning to London in October and Tom Brady begins his pursuit of an eighth Super Bowl title against Dak Prescott and the Dallas Cowboys when Tampa Bay hosts the league’s annual kickoff game on Sept. 9. The first game in London since the coronavirus pandemic...