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2 defensive coaches hired as Ohio State revamps staff

Jan. 14, 2022 17:42 PM EST

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio State coach Ryan Day continued to revamp his coaching staff by hiring of two defensive assistants Friday. Tim Walton, a former Ohio State player who spent the last 13 years coaching in the NFL, most recently with the Jacksonville Jaguars, was added as...

Denver Broncos' head coach search starts out in the Midwest

Jan. 14, 2022 17:08 PM EST

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — The Denver Broncos began their search for Vic Fangio's replacement in the Midwest, meeting with Detroit Lions defensive coordinator Aaron Glenn ahead of their trip to Green Bay. Broncos general manager George Paton and a team of executives were meeting...

South Carolina adds NFL staffer Lucas to coach linebackers

Jan. 14, 2022 15:49 PM EST

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — South Carolina has hired former Jacksonville Jaguars assistant Sterling Lucas as its outside linebackers and defensive ends coach. The school's board of trustees approved a two-year deal for Lucas on Friday. The contract runs through Dec. 31, 2023 and will...

Jags believe better days ahead after hitting 'rock bottom'

Jan. 10, 2022 18:19 PM EST

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Shad Khan’s most trusted adviser is a general manager whose last five NFL seasons ended with a coaching change. It’s a strange decision at best, a significant problem at worst. The Jacksonville Jaguars owner is relying on Trent Baalke to...

Jaguars "earn" top overall selection for April's NFL draft

Jan. 10, 2022 15:17 PM EST

The Jacksonville Jaguars' 3-14 record this season earned them the top spot in April's NFL draft, the second consecutive year they will pick first. The tentative order of the first round, not including teams in the playoffs, was announced Monday by the NFL. “I mean,...

The Latest: Raiders beat Chargers with playoff spot on line

Jan. 10, 2022 00:27 AM EST

The Latest from Week 18 of the NFL (all times EST): ___ 12:20 a.m. The Las Vegas Raiders have beaten the Los Angeles Chargers on a field goal on the final play of overtime in a playoffs-or-bust finale that would have put both teams in the postseason if...

Jaguars clown Colts 26-11, prevent Indy from making playoffs

Jan. 09, 2022 18:18 PM EST

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — The Indianapolis Colts got clowned in Jacksonville. This one was more embarrassing than any other loss to the Jaguars, too. Indy badly botched a chance to secure an AFC wild-card spot with a 26-11 loss to Jacksonville on Sunday in the “clown game,” the...

Ravens to host Steelers in Roethlisberger's likely finale

Jan. 07, 2022 17:23 PM EST

The past week has been a whirlwind for Ben Roethlisberger. The fans in Pittsburgh gave their quarterback quite a retirement send-off, and the emotions from that night will surely linger for a while. Now it's time for a pretty compelling postscript: Roethlisberger on the road against...

Jaguars sponsor sues to have name removed from 'clown game'

Jan. 07, 2022 16:49 PM EST

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — The title sponsor for Jacksonville's season finale against Indianapolis is suing the Jaguars in hopes of having its name disassociated from the game during which disgruntled fans are planning to dress as clowns to protest team owner Shad Khan's decision to retain general...

Analysis: Fun, flops, frustrations of offbeat NFL season

Jan. 07, 2022 10:57 AM EST

The Associated Press will hand out its individual NFL awards on Feb. 10 at NFL Honors in Los Angeles. Until then, here are some off-the-beaten track honors to consider. BEST GAME: Week 8, Packers 24, Cardinals 21. Overcoming injuries, COVID-19 issues and the absence...