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Chargers sign TE Kendricks, DE Peace, place Phillips on IR

Sep. 17, 2019 8:07 PM EDT

COSTA MESA, Calif. (AP) — The Los Angeles Chargers have signed tight end Lance Kendricks and defensive end Chris Peace. Kendricks' addition Tuesday gives the Chargers a receiving tight end to take the place of Hunter Henry, who is out for an extended period after suffering a knee injury in the Sept. 8...

Steelers' Roethlisberger done for season with elbow injury

Sep. 16, 2019 5:41 PM EDT

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Ben Roethlisberger likes to point out that he's played through the end of every contract he's ever signed. It's tangible proof of the longtime Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback's commitment both to the game itself and the franchise he's led to a pair of Super Bowl titles. That commitment...

AP source: NFL to meet with Antonio Brown accuser Monday

Sep. 15, 2019 6:13 PM EDT

The NFL plans to meet Monday with a woman who says she was raped by New England Patriots wide receiver Antonio Brown. A person with direct knowledge of the situation confirmed the meeting to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity because of the sensitivity of the situation. Britney Taylor accused Brown of...

Patriots' Brown faces rape accusations by former trainer

Sep. 11, 2019 3:12 PM EDT

New England Patriots wide receiver Antonio Brown has been accused of rape by a former trainer. Britney Taylor says Brown sexually assaulted her on three occasions, according to a lawsuit filed Tuesday in the Southern District of Florida. Brown has denied the allegations. Darren Heitner, a lawyer representing...

Antonio Brown accused of rape by former trainer

Sep. 11, 2019 12:00 AM EDT

New England Patriots wide receiver Antonio Brown has been accused of rape by a former trainer. Britney Taylor says Brown sexually assaulted her on three occasions, according to a lawsuit filed Tuesday in the Southern District of Florida. Brown has denied the allegations. Darren Heitner, a lawyer representing...

Dominating Patriots remain No. 1 in AP Pro32 poll

Sep. 10, 2019 8:12 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — That was quite the opener for the New England Patriots. The defending champs dominated the Pittsburgh Steelers 33-3 on Sunday night. Now Tom Brady and company welcome wide receiver Antonio Brown to the lineup. The Patriots not only remained on top of the latest AP Pro32 poll , but it was...

Steelers are last team to beat Patriots in game that counted

Sep. 5, 2019 7:59 PM EDT

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — When the New England Patriots unveil their sixth championship banner on Sunday night, the Pittsburgh Steelers will have a close-up view. The last team to beat New England — in Week 15 last year — the Steelers missed the playoffs while the Patriots went back to the NFL...

Column: The NFL preseason shows all its ills in 1 night

Aug. 23, 2019 7:05 PM EDT

Cam Newton hobbling to the locker room, the recipient of an unnecessary injury in an unnecessary game. A cash-grab in Canada, leading to what didn't even qualify as a glorified scrimmage on an 80-yard field. The Falcons charging top dollar to cheer for a quarterback last seen trying to make the Patriots as a...

NFL 2019: Mahomes encore could depend on defensive makeover

Aug. 22, 2019 3:57 PM EDT

Melvin Gordon's prolonged holdout and Derwin James' foot injury in L.A., Antonio Brown's head-to-toe spectacle in Oakland, and a spinning turnstile of head coaches and quarterbacks in Denver all complicate efforts to unseat the Kansas City Chiefs in the AFC West. Not that it's status quo in KC. The Chiefs'...

NFL 2019: Steelers eyeing unity minus departed stars

Aug. 22, 2019 3:40 PM EDT

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The word Ramon Foster chose wasn't by accident. Asked what he expects the identity of the Pittsburgh Steelers to be in 2019 following the high-profile departures of star wide receiver Antonio Brown and versatile running back Le'Veon Bell , the second-longest tenured member of the roster...