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Today in History

Jan. 21, 2019 12:01 AM EST

Today in History Today is Monday, Jan. 21, the 21st day of 2019. There are 344 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On Jan. 21, 1977, on his first full day in office, President Jimmy Carter pardoned almost all Vietnam War draft evaders. On this date: In 1793, during the French Revolution, King...

Eagles' player who dropped pass thanks 2nd-grader for letter

Jan. 18, 2019 2:39 PM EST

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Philadelphia Eagles wide receiver Alshon Jeffery has been getting lots of support from fans after dropping a critical pass in a playoff game, including from a second-grader who wrote him a supportive letter. Jeffery stopped by Abigail Johnson's classroom in West Chester on Thursday to...

Rams-Saints Preview Capsule

Jan. 17, 2019 3:45 PM EST

LOS ANGELES RAMS (14-3) at NEW ORLEANS (14-3) Sunday, 3:05 p.m. ET, Fox OPENING LINE — Saints by 3½ RECORD VS. SPREAD — Los Angeles 8-7-2, New Orleans 10-7 SERIES RECORD — Rams lead 41-34 LAST MEETING — Saints beat Rams 45-35, Nov. 4, 2018 LAST WEEK — Rams beat Cowboys...

Pederson reiterates Wentz is Philly's No. 1 QB

Jan. 15, 2019 6:30 PM EST

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Eagles coach Doug Pederson reiterated Tuesday that Carson Wentz will be the team's starting quarterback in 2019. Wentz missed the final three games of the regular season and two playoff games because of a back injury. Nick Foles led Philadelphia to four straight wins and was 27 yards...

Police: Irate Eagles fan put girlfriend's dog in microwave

Jan. 15, 2019 9:21 AM EST

HANOVER TOWNSHIP, Pa. (AP) — Police say a woman upset about the Philadelphia Eagles' loss to the New Orleans Saints got into an argument with her girlfriend and put the friend's dog in a microwave. Kirsten Gaskins of Philadelphia faces charges including assault, harassment and cruelty to animals. The...

Saints defense optimistic it can hold up without Rankins

Jan. 14, 2019 8:52 PM EST

METAIRIE, La. (AP) — Saints third-year defensive tackle David Onyemata plans to spend Tuesday — the players' usual day off — performing some extra conditioning work at club headquarters. He is among a trio of defensive linemen likely headed for more snaps against one of the best offenses in...

Eagles face tough offseason decisions, starting with Foles

Jan. 14, 2019 4:23 PM EST

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Nick Foles fell 27 yards short of leading the Philadelphia Eagles to a third straight comeback win in the postseason. His next opportunity likely will come in a different uniform. The Eagles (10-8) were eliminated with a 20-14 loss at New Orleans on Sunday, ending the team's bid to...

Chiefs' Reid trying to rewrite history of playoff letdowns

Jan. 14, 2019 2:49 PM EST

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Andy Reid sat inside an opulent suite high above the field in Arrowhead Stadium six years ago, a sparkle in his eyes and a broad smile hiding underneath his bushy, red mustache. He had just been fired by the Philadelphia Eagles after a mostly successful 14-year run highlighted by a...

NJ probes $1M sports gambling tourney with bet timing issues

Jan. 14, 2019 2:03 PM EST

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey gambling regulators are looking into a sports betting tournament held over the weekend in which some competitors were unable to make bets on an NFL playoff game, costing them a shot at a $1 million top prize. The New Jersey Division of Gaming Enforcement said Monday it...

Column: Top 4 scoring machines power into championship games

Jan. 14, 2019 11:36 AM EST

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — The big boys showed up this weekend and showed those usurpers from the wild-card round how it's done. The top two seeds from the AFC and NFC returned to action in their comfortable home settings — ice and snow and chills be darned in the AFC — and swatted aside the...