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Panthers hope Gonzalez settles revolving door at kicker

Sep. 15, 2021 19:03 PM EDT

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Zane Gonzalez thought there was a possibility he might wind up with the Carolina Panthers following a strong tryout with the team this past June in which he was “pretty much perfect” on his field-goal and extra-point attempts. It took three...

Billionaire Cohen to invest in new crypto trading firm Radkl

Sep. 14, 2021 15:37 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — A cryptocurrency company launched by partners of a major Wall Street trading firm said Tuesday that it has snagged the support of billionaire investor Steven A. Cohen, as big names from the traditional financial world continue to embrace the industry surrounding crypto. ...

Campbell-led Lions host 49ers, aiming to prove people wrong

Sep. 09, 2021 17:37 PM EDT

DETROIT (AP) — Dan Campbell is taking over a team that isn't supposed to win much this year and is leading a franchise as synonymous with losing as any in the NFL over the last several decades. The Campbell era in Detroit begins Sunday at home against the San Francisco...

Veteran QBs Stafford, Dalton debut when Rams host Bears

Sep. 09, 2021 17:33 PM EDT

INGLEWOOD, Calif. (AP) — Two accomplished, 33-year-old veteran quarterbacks are making their debuts with new teams Sunday night at SoFi Stadium. And that's where the similarities end. Matthew Stafford is the Los Angeles Rams' future, their hopes of...

Jags' No. 1 overall pick Lawrence to make debut at Texans

Sep. 09, 2021 13:23 PM EDT

JACKSONVILLE (1-15) at HOUSTON (4-12) Sunday, 1 p.m. EDT, CBS OPENING LINE: Jaguars by 2.5, according to FanDuel SportsBook SERIES RECORD: Texans lead 25-13 LAST MEETING: Texans beat Jaguars 27-25 on Nov. 8 in...

Báez 4 for 4, Pillar slam, Mets hit 4 HRs to beat Nats 13-6

Sep. 05, 2021 17:49 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — Javier Báez went 4 for 4 with a home run, Kevin Pillar hit a grand slam that capped a game-sealing, six-run ninth inning, and the New York Mets withstood another rally from the Washington Nationals to earn a 13-6 victory Sunday. Francisco Lindor and...

Broncos finally have deep roster to end playoff drought

Sep. 01, 2021 19:27 PM EDT

DENVER (AP) — First-year general manager George Paton brought both a fresh approach and a throwback doctrine to the Denver Broncos in his first crack at roster building following a two-decade apprenticeship in scouting and personnel. Paton refurbished Denver's defense,...

Judgement II: Giants' expectations higher with new signings

Sep. 01, 2021 16:23 PM EDT

NEW YORK GIANTS (6-10) New faces: WR Kenny Golladay, WR Kadarius Toney, WR John Ross, TE Kyle Rudolph, CB Adoree Jackson, RB Devontae Booker, QB Mike Glennon, DT Danny Shelton, LB Azeez Ojulari, C Billy Price, G Ben Bredeson. Key losses: DT Dalvin...

Denver Broncos have their best roster since '15 championship

Sep. 01, 2021 12:21 PM EDT

DENVER BRONCOS (5-11) New faces: GM George Paton, QB Teddy Bridgewater, CB Patrick Surtain II, RB Javonte Williams, ILB Jonathon Cooper, CB Ronald Darby, CB Kyle Fuller, TE Eric Saubert, OL Quinn Meinerz, OLB Baron Browning, S Caden Sterns, LB Jonas Griffith. ...

LEADING OFF: Báez, Mets barb home fans, anger team president

Aug. 29, 2021 22:18 PM EDT

A look at what’s happening around the majors on Monday: ___ BOO WHO? Javier Báez and his New York Mets teammates get a day to cool off after the derogatory gestures they directed toward frustrated fans at Citi Field angered...