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Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback Tom Brady (12) reacts after an NFL football game against the New Orleans Saints in New Orleans, Sunday, Sept. 13, 2020. The Saints won 34-23. (AP Photo/Brett Duke)

Brady says little about Arians' criticism of QB's play

Sep. 17, 2020 7:27 PM EDT

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Tom Brady had little to say Thursday in response to coach Bruce Arians’ critical assessment of the quarterback’s play during the six-time Super Bowl champion’s debut with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. Arians made headlines after the Bucs fell to New Orleans 34-23 in the...

New England Patriots head coach Bill Belichick wears a patch honoring Frederick Douglass

Old guys rule: Belichick, Carroll meet as Pats visit Hawks

Sep. 17, 2020 6:13 PM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — When Bill Belichick replaced Pete Carroll as head coach in New England 20 years ago, neither could have guessed two decades later they'd be viewed as two of the better coaches during that span. Yet here they are, leading their teams into Sunday night’s matchup between...

Bills QB Allen looking for another big day against Dolphins

Sep. 17, 2020 12:39 PM EDT

BUFFALO (1-0) at MIAMI (0-1) Sunday, 1 p.m. EDT, CBS OPENING LINE - Bills by 5 RECORD VS. SPREAD - Bills 1-0; Dolphins 0-1 SERIES RECORD - Dolphins lead 61-50-1 LAST MEETING - Bills won at Dolphins 37-20 on Nov. 17, 2019 LAST WEEK - Bills beat Jets 27-17; Dolphins lost at Patriots 21-11 AP PRO32 RANKING -...

Newton, Wilson headliners as Patriots visit Seahawks

Sep. 17, 2020 9:25 AM EDT

NEW ENGLAND (1-0) at SEATTLE (1-0) Sunday, 8:20 p.m. ET, NBC OPENING LINE - Seahawks by 3 ½ RECORD VS. SPREAD - Patriots 1-0; Seahawks 1-0 SERIES RECORD - Tied 9-9 LAST MEETING - Seahawks beat Patriots 31-24, Nov. 16, 2016 at New England LAST WEEK - Patriots beat Dolphins 21-11; Seahawks beat Falcons 38-25...

New England Patriots quarterback Cam Newton, front, runs from Miami Dolphins linebacker Kyle Van Noy (53)in the first half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Sept. 13, 2020, in Foxborough, Mass. (AP Photo/Steven Senne)

Seahawks uncertain what to expect from Newton as Pats QB

Sep. 16, 2020 7:49 PM EDT

RENTON, Wash. (AP) — Pete Carroll saw what happened in the season opener as New England put the ball in the hands of new quarterback Cam Newton and he ran all over the Miami Dolphins. It left the Seattle Seahawks coach wondering what to believe. Is Newton back to being a dynamic runner and Seattle should...

Pats add Folk, Bryant to 53-man; sign 2 to practice squad

Sep. 16, 2020 5:58 PM EDT

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — The Patriots have promoted kicker Nick Folk and cornerback Myles Bryant from the practice squad to the 53-man roster. Folk handled kicking duties in Sunday's win over Miami, but was sent back down after the game. This is Bryant's first time on the active roster after beginning the...

FILE - In this Nov. 23, 2005, file photo, New England Patriots head coach Bill Belichick, right, escorts his mother Jeannette as they leave the Naval Academy Chapel in Annapolis, Md., where they attended a funeral service for his father Steve Belichick. Jeannette Belichick died Monday, Sept. 14, 2020, from natural causes in Annapolis, Md. She was 98. (AP Photo/Matthew S. Gunby, File)

Jeannette Belichick, mother of Patriots' coach, dies at 98

Sep. 16, 2020 3:52 PM EDT

Jeannette Belichick, the mother of New England Patriots coach Bill Belichick, has died. She was 98. Patriots spokesman Stacey James said Belichick died Monday night of natural causes in Annapolis, Maryland. Belichick was preceded in death by her husband, Steve, who died in 2005 at age 86. In addition to their...

Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes passes against the Houston Texans in the first half of an NFL football game Thursday, Sept. 10, 2020, in Kansas City, Mo. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)

Mahomes, Chiefs on top of season's first AP Pro32 poll

Sep. 15, 2020 8:45 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Patrick Mahomes and the Kansas City Chiefs have been riding high since winning the Super Bowl in February. And after their opening 34-20 win over the Houston Texans, the defending champs are off to a good start in their bid to repeat. “What makes this offense so good,” Mahomes...

New England Patriots wide receiver Mohamed Sanu Sr. makes a catch during an NFL football training camp practice, Sunday, Aug. 30, 2020, in Foxborough, Mass. (AP Photo/Steven Senne, Pool)

Agent: WR Mohamed Sanu agrees to 1-year deal with 49ers

Sep. 15, 2020 7:21 PM EDT

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — The San Francisco 49ers have agreed to a one-year contract with free agent receiver Mohamed Sanu. Sanu’s agent Mike McCartney said Tuesday that the sides reached the agreement to reunite Sanu with 49ers coach Kyle Shanahan. Shanahan was offensive coordinator in 2016 in...

Denver Broncos inside linebacker Josey Jewell (47) celebrates his stop of Tennessee Titans running back Derrick Henry during the second half of an NFL football game, Monday, Sept. 14, 2020, in Denver. (AP Photo/Jack Dempsey)

Gostkowski finally delivers in Titans' 16-14 win at Denver

Sep. 15, 2020 2:48 AM EDT

DENVER (AP) — A day after Tom Brady’s dud of a debut for Tampa Bay, Stephen Gostkowski failed to put all that Patriots pedigree to work in his first game with the Tennessee Titans. Until the very end. Unlike Brady, who lost his first game in a uniform other than New England's, Gostkowski prevailed...