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Youthful QBs on big stage in Conference Championships

NEW YORK ¬— Jan. 23, 2024 — Two’s company and four’s a crowd. Four teams remain and 28 others, just like the rest of us, are merely spectators in America’s most popular spectator sport. And as the NFL prepares to determine the two clubs that will compete for ...

PFWA All-NFL: Cowboys, 49ers rule the roster

A total of 10 repeat selections and 10 first-time selections are part of the 2023 All-NFL team, chosen in voting conducted by the Professional Football Writers of America (PFWA).The Dallas Cowboys placed a league-high five players on the All-NFL team, while the San ...

Lions, Chiefs survive Sunday Divisional Round dramas

Kansas City 27, Buffalo 24   Tight end Travis Kelce caught two touchdown passes from quarterback Patrick Mahomes, and the Kansas City Chiefs advanced to their sixth straight AFC championship game with a 27-24 win over the Buffalo Bills on Sunday night in Orchard ...

Top NFL seeds move on: Ravens dominate Texans, 49ers edge Packers

Divisional Round Saturday saw the respective top seeds in the AFC and NFC doing battle against two up-and-coming teams and their already-have-arrived star quarterbacks.    Both No. 1 teams move on to host their conference championships, but the two games that ...

Popular Pierce named Raiders head coach

By Frank Cooney, The Sports Xchange   Las Vegas Raiders owner Mark Davis endeared himself to the team's players and fans Friday by upgrading Antonio Pierce from interim to full-fledged head coach, a move that not only was popular, but probably averted a mutiny.   Pierce, ...

NFL Divisional Playoffs Sunday: Bills look to end Chiefs reign, Bucs hope to tame Lions

By James Hicks, The Sports Xchange   In Sunday’s Divisional Round games, precedents will be set. For the first time in franchise history, the Lions will host back-to-back postseason games, as they welcome Baker Mayfield and the NFC South champs Tampa Bay Buccaneers.   For ...

2024 NFL Draft: 54 Players granted special eligiliby

  Jan 19, 2024​ 20 Additional Players Granted Special Eligibility for 2024 NFL Draft for Total of 54 Players ​NEW YORK –– Jan. 19, 2024 –– The National Football League announced today the names of 54 players who have been granted special ...

NFL Divisional Round: New cast of QB stars highlight postseason marquee

The conferences’ top seeds get their first taste of postseason action Saturday. And though the Ravens and 49ers play upstart franchises, both games project as anything but walkovers.   The two games also showcase four of the league’s best and most intriguing ...

NFL Firing squad is trigger-happy

Ready, aim. . . . The trigger fingers on the NFL firing squads are so sensitive these days that even the NRA might call for more judicious use of artillery. After last weekend’s Super Wild Card playoff losses, the blame game put crosshairs directly on Philadelphia’s ...

Wild Card Sunday: Love, Packers stun Cowboys; Lions hold off Rams

For the second NFL playoff game in as many days, a young gunslinger outdueled a veteran quarterback in the Lone Star state, as Jordan Love and Green Bay stunned Dak Prescott and the Dallas Cowboys, 48-32.   Later in the day, Detroit edged the Rams, 24-23, in ...

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Steelers positional analysis: Kenny Pickett stands alone in QB room

2/17/2024If the Steelers were concerned about the uncertain future at quarterback when Ben Roethlisberger retired, the outlook ...

49ers coach Kyle Shanahan doesn’t deserve all the criticism he’s gotten since the Super Bowl

Globe StaffUpdated February 17, 2024, 9:38 a.m.Kyle Shanahan has been on the defensive all week following the 49ers’ 25-22 ...

New Raiders GM expected to be aggressive in search for top QB

February 17, 2024 - 4:19 PMIf Tom Telesco’s past offers clues about his future, expect the Raiders’ new general manager to ...

Mark Kiszla: After hating on Russell Wilson, maybe Sean Payton should give Sam Darnold some love

Sam Darnold needs a second chance to prove his worth in the NFL almost as desperately as the Broncos need a quarterback.Could ...

Grading the Week: Broncos QB Russell Wilson sounds like he can’t get away from Sean Payton fast enough

2/17/2024Apparently, Russell Wilson and Ciara didn’t buy what Sean Payton was shoveling on radio row during Super Bowl Week.A ...

When Deshaun Watson will begin throwing; how he feels about new OC Ken Dorsey, and more: Browns Insider

cleveland.comCLEVELAND, Ohio — Deshaun Watson is on track in his rehab schedule from shoulder surgery — maybe even a little ...

Jay Harbaugh stepping out of family circle for first time with Seahawks

Seattle Times staff reporterIf Jay Harbaugh’s last name gives him a hefty family legacy to live up to, his new position with ...

What the 49ers said after coming back to beat Packers

16-20 minutes 1/21/2024The 49ers earned a wild playoff win in a rainstorm Saturday night at Levi’s Stadium, coming back to ...

Why 49ers linebacker Dre Greenlaw wouldn’t go down after game-winning interception vs. Packers

5-7 minutes 1/21/2024SANTA CLARA — Dre Greenlaw was running zig-zags with the joy of a third-grader dodging tackles at recess.A ...

3 things that went right for Steelers offense, 3 that new offensive coordinator must fix

Mike Tomlin is going outside of his comfort zone — and the organization — to find his next offensive coordinator.Not since ...

Lots of veteran quarterback choices will be available for new-look Falcons

WATCH: A rematch is coming between Mahomes and Allen. Columnist Chad Finn and reporter Christopher Price run through the ...

Bill Belichick has more competition for the Falcons’ head coaching job

The Falcons plan to have a second interview with a head coaching candidate other than Bill Belichick: Jim Harbaugh.ESPN confirmed ...
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