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AP sources: Commanders, McLaurin agree on 3-year extension

Jun. 28, 2022 17:11 PM EDT

Terry McLaurin and the Washington Commanders hammered out a new contract for the star receiver, ending the team's biggest football-related saga of a tumultuous offseason a month before training camp begins. McLaurin agreed to terms on a three-year contract, according to two people...

Ryan finding perfect fit in Colts offense, locker room

Jun. 09, 2022 17:50 PM EDT

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Matt Ryan followed his regular routine this offseason. He helped fine-tune the playbook, broke down last season's game tapes and met with coaches and teammates. Only this time, he was working with a new team — the Indianapolis Colts. On...

QB Nick Foles reunites with Frank Reich, signs with Colts

May. 23, 2022 17:24 PM EDT

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Now Nick Foles and Frank Reich can start diagramming the "Indy Special." The Colts announced Monday they had signed Foles to a two-year contract that reunites the quarterback and coach who combined on a trademark play call to help the Philadelphia Eagles win the...

Analysis: NFL schedule filled with enticing matchups

May. 13, 2022 15:27 PM EDT

From Russell Wilson playing his first game as a Bronco in Seattle to Doug Pederson vs. Carson Wentz, the NFL schedule is filled with spicy matchups from the outset. Too bad we have to wait four months for it all to begin. And it should begin with a bang. The Seahawks...

Rams to host Bills to open NFL season; Broncos at Seattle

May. 12, 2022 20:34 PM EDT

To the Super Bowl winner goes the spoils of opening the entire schedule at home. So the Los Angeles Rams will host the Buffalo Bills on Thursday night, Sept. 8, to begin the 2022 season. It's a juicy matchup of the team generally considered the title favorite by...

Ryan hopes smooth transition creates instant success in Indy

May. 01, 2022 12:13 PM EDT

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Matt Ryan thought he'd experienced virtually every conceivable situation during his first 14 NFL seasons. He was voted the league's MVP. He nearly won a championship. He overcame coaching changes, COVID-19 protocols and rebuilds. Now he's starting...

Commanders draft for immediate help except for QB Sam Howell

Apr. 30, 2022 20:18 PM EDT

ASHBURN, Va. (AP) — Sam Howell understands he isn’t expected to start his rookie year in the NFL after the Washington Commanders stopped his slide by taking him in the fifth round of the draft Saturday. The rest of the team’s draft picks can’t say the same thing. ...

Colts spend draft weekend plugging holes, adding depth

Apr. 30, 2022 20:09 PM EDT

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Indianapolis Colts general manager Chris Ballard began the offseason by upgrading the defense. He never lost sight of the more pressing need: finding offensive playmakers. On a draft weekend that started slowly, Ballard creatively found ways to...

Commanders take Alabama DL Mathis, RB Robinson in NFL draft

Apr. 30, 2022 00:25 AM EDT

ASHBURN, Va. (AP) — The second night of the NFL draft had a heavy Alabama flavor for the Washington Commanders. Washington selected defensive tackle Phidarian Mathis in the second round and running back Brian Robinson Jr. in the third on Friday. Mathis is the third Alabama...

Colts take WR Pierce with 1st draft, plug offensive holes

Apr. 29, 2022 23:56 PM EDT

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Alec Pierce woke up Friday morning, anticipating a phone call coming from the Indianapolis Colts. His barber had something to say about that, too. After silently sitting through the wild first-round trading flurry Thursday night, watching college teammate...