NFL Playoffs

FILE - In this Dec. 31, 1983 file photo Seattle Seahawks coach Chuck Knox listening during a news conference in Miami. Knox, the veteran NFL coach who led the Seattle Seahawks for nine years and took the Los Angeles Rams to three straight NFC championship games, has died. He was 86. Knox died Saturday evening, the Seahawks confirmed Sunday, May 13, 2018. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens, file)
May 13, 2018 - 8:09 pm
Chuck Knox, the former NFL coach who took the Los Angeles Rams to three straight NFC championship games and also led the Seattle Seahawks and Buffalo Bills, has died. He was 86. The Rams and Seahawks said Sunday that Knox died Saturday night. "He established a winning culture and a legacy that will...
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April 19, 2018 - 8:35 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Super Bowl champion Philadelphia will host Atlanta to kick off the 2018 NFL season on Thursday night, Sept. 6. Green Bay hosts Chicago in the first Sunday night matchup on Sept. 9, while the Monday nighters on opening weekend feature the New York Jets at Detroit, followed by the Los...
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New England Patriots head football coach Bill Belichick, right, answers a question from a reporter at the coaches breakfast during the NFL owners meetings, Tuesday, March 27, 2018 in Orlando, Fla. (Phelan M. Ebenhack/AP Images for NFL)
March 27, 2018 - 5:15 pm
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — The Latest on the NFL Meetings (all times local): 5 p.m. NFL owners rewrote the rule on using the crown of the helmet, making it a 15-yard penalty to initiate any hit with it. Rich McKay, chairman of the competition committee, called it "a significant change," noting that it...
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FILE - In this Oct. 2, 2016, file photo, New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees reacts with fans after an NFL football game against the San Diego Chargers, in San Diego. A person familiar with the contract says Drew Brees has agreed to a two-year, $50 million extension with the New Orleans Saints. The person spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity on Tuesday, March 13, 2018, because the agreement has not been announced. (AP Photo/Denis Poroy, File)
March 13, 2018 - 6:47 pm
Adrian Peterson's short stint in Arizona is over. Jordy Nelson long and productive stay in Green Bay has ended, too. Meanwhile, Drew Brees is staying put in the Big Easy, Case Keenum is headed to the Rocky Mountains, and Kirk Cousins will make his first visit as a free agent to Minnesota. The...
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FILE - In this Sunday, Jan. 21, 2018, file photo, Minnesota Vikings quarterback Case Keenum throws during the first half of the NFL football NFC championship game against the Philadelphia Eagles in Philadelphia. Keenum plans to sign with Denver when free agency opens Wednesday, March 14, ESPN reported early Tuesday. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum, File)
March 13, 2018 - 6:58 am
ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — John Elway is looking to free agency for his fix at quarterback following a season in which all three of his drafted QBs fell flat in Denver. After sitting out the playoffs in each of the last two years following their Super Bowl 50 triumph, the Broncos have apparently found...
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FILE - In this Dec. 3, 2017, file photo, Los Angeles Rams inside linebacker Alec Ogletree (52) returns an interception for a touchdown during the first half of an NFL football game against the Arizona Cardinals in Glendale, Ariz. A person with knowledge of the deal tells The Associated Press on Wednesday, March 7, 2018, that the Rams have agreed to trade linebacker Alec Ogletree to the New York Giants for two draft picks. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin, File)
March 07, 2018 - 5:14 pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Los Angeles Rams have agreed to trade linebacker Alec Ogletree to the New York Giants for two draft picks, a person with knowledge of the deal told The Associated Press. The person spoke on condition of anonymity Wednesday because NFL trades can't be announced until March 14...
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FILE - In this Oct. 29, 2017, file photo, Houston Texans quarterback Deshaun Watson (4) is sacked by Seattle Seahawks defensive end Michael Bennett in the first half of an NFL football game in Seattle. The Super Bowl champion Philadelphia Eagles have acquired three-time Pro Bowl defensive end Michael Bennett from the Seattle Seahawks, two people familiar with the trade told The Associated Press Wednesday, March 7, 2018. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson, File)
March 07, 2018 - 3:30 pm
The Super Bowl champion Philadelphia Eagles bolstered their formidable pass rush with another top-level defensive lineman. The Eagles acquired three-time Pro Bowl defensive end Michael Bennett from the Seattle Seahawks on Wednesday, three people familiar with the trade told The Associated Press...
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FILE - In this Jan. 12, 2017, file photo, From left, Tom Coughlin, Doug Marrone and general manager Dave Caldwell listen as Jacksonville Jaguars NFL football team owner Shad Khan speaks during a press conference at EverBank Stadium in Jacksonville, Fla. Khan gave two-year extensions to coach Marrone, executive vice president of football operations Coughlin and general manager Caldwell on Friday, Feb. 23, 2018. All three had two years remaining on their deals, which now will run through the 2021 season. (Bob Self/The Florida Times-Union via AP, File)
February 23, 2018 - 6:35 pm
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Jacksonville's success last season gave owner Shad Khan hope for the future and increased faith in the team's leadership. Khan gave two-year extensions to coach Doug Marrone, executive vice president of football operations Tom Coughlin and general manager Dave Caldwell on...
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FILE - This is a 2017 file photo showing John DeFilippo of the Philadelphia Eagles NFL football team. The Minnesota Vikings have hired Philadelphia Eagles quarterbacks coach John DeFilippo as their offensive coordinator. DeFilippo replaces Pat Shurmur, who became head coach of the New York Giants. The deal was done Friday, Feb. 9, 2018, five days after the Eagles won the Super Bowl in Minnesota. (AP Photo/File)
February 09, 2018 - 11:36 am
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Minnesota Vikings have hired Philadelphia Eagles quarterbacks coach John DeFilippo as their offensive coordinator. DeFilippo replaces Pat Shurmur, who became head coach of the New York Giants. The 39-year-old DeFilippo spent two seasons with the Eagles after one year as...
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FILE - In this Jan. 13, 2018, file photo, New England Patriots defensive coordinator Matt Patricia leaves the field after an NFL divisional playoff football game against the Tennessee Titans in Foxborough, Mass. The Detroit Lions have hired Patricia as their coach. The expected hiring came a day after the Patriots lost to the Philadelphia Eagles in the Super Bowl. (AP Photo/Steven Senne, File)
February 07, 2018 - 3:59 pm
ALLEN PARK, Mich. (AP) — The Detroit Lions desperately hope Matt Patricia ends their decades-long search for a coach who can help them have success in the playoffs. Patricia, with his previously bushy beard trimmed, had his first news conference Wednesday on the team's indoor practice field. "This...
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