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Vikings bring back RB Alexander Mattison

Mar. 16, 2023 13:39 PM EDT

EAGAN, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota Vikings have agreed to terms on a new contract with running back Alexander Mattison, who has served as a reliable backup to Dalvin Cook over the last four seasons. The Vikings finalized the deal on Thursday, a day after Mattison became an...

Michigan RB Blake Corum says he'll be back by fall camp

Mar. 16, 2023 12:51 PM EDT

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — Michigan All-America running back Blake Corum said his surgically repaired left knee has gotten strong enough that he's been cleared to run on an anti-gravity treadmill next week. Corum said Thursday that he is “100%” sure he will play in the...

Georgia Tech to face Florida State in 2024 opener in Dublin

Mar. 15, 2023 13:32 PM EDT

ATLANTA (AP) — Georgia Tech and Florida State will open the 2024 season in Dublin, Ireland. The Aer Lingus College Football Classic matchup announced Wednesday will mark the second time that two Atlantic Coast Conference teams have opened the season in Ireland. Georgia Tech beat...

Fickell eager to build upon Wisconsin's winning culture

Mar. 15, 2023 11:15 AM EDT

New coaches often spend their first several months dwelling on the need to instill a different culture into their programs. Consider Wisconsin’s Luke Fickell an exception. Fickell says the Badgers already have what he calls a “really good footprint,” something...

Clemson's Bresee continues on NFL path after sister's death

Mar. 14, 2023 14:19 PM EDT

CLEMSON, S.C. (AP) — Defensive tackle Bryan Bresee put on a strong face and a good showing for NFL teams at Clemson's pro day on Tuesday. Bresee, surrounded by teammates and family, continued moving forward on his pro football path after t he death of younger sister, Ella, this...

AP source: Bills rework Allen, Miller deals to get under cap

Mar. 13, 2023 23:02 PM EDT

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — The Buffalo Bills have worked their way under the salary cap in time for the free-agent signing period by freeing up more than $30 million in space after restructuring the contracts of quarterback Josh Allen and edge rusher Von Miller, a person with direct knowledge of...

Ravens hire Smith, Lewis as assistant coaches

Mar. 08, 2023 20:26 PM EST

OWINGS MILLS, Md. (AP) — The Baltimore Ravens hired Chuck Smith as their outside linebackers coach and Greg Lewis as wide receivers coach. The team announced the moves Wednesday. Smith played in the NFL from 1992-2000 with Atlanta and Carolina. He has over 20 years...

QB auditions take center stage in Ohio St spring practice

Mar. 06, 2023 16:01 PM EST

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Two-year starter C.J. Stroud is off to the NFL in the draft next month, which means Ohio State coach Ryan Day needs to find a new quarterback for 2023. With no obvious heir apparent to Stroud, the quarterback derby is the overarching storyline as the Buckeyes...

Brady, Brown prove combine flops can become NFL stars

Mar. 06, 2023 14:48 PM EST

Long before the NFL’s annual scouting combine became a prime-time football fix for fans ahead of free agency and the draft, Mike Mamula absolutely killed it as a combine trailblazer in 1995. He was among the first players to train specifically for the staple of tests he'd face at...

Brian Daboll hires four Giants coaches, including his son

Mar. 06, 2023 13:27 PM EST

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — The New York Giants have hired a new running backs coach and added three other staff, including the son of coach Brian Daboll as an offensive assistant. The Giants, who made the playoffs for the first time since 2016, announced Monday that Jeff Nixon...