Mayfield, Allen embracing scrutiny at Senior Bowl

MOBILE, Ala. — Baker Mayfield and Josh Allen are getting plenty of looks from the pros this week. Mayfield, college football’s top player, and Allen, a potential No. 1 overall draft pick, are competing at the Senior Bowl’s North practices in front of NFL coaches, scouts and executives. “Hopefully we can come out and compete […]

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The Patriots and Eagles will square off in Super Bowl 52

Tom Brady and the New England Patriots are going back to the Super Bowl in search of a sixth title. They’ll face a Philadelphia Eagles team looking for their first Lombardi Trophy. Brady led the Patriots (15-3) back from a 10-point, fourth-quarter deficit to beat the Jacksonville Jaguars 24-20 in the AFC championship game Sunday. […]

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Brady leads Patriots back to Super Bowl, top Jaguars 24-20

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. — Give ‘em a hand: Tom Brady and the New England Patriots are heading back to the Super Bowl. Brady shook off a hand injury and threw a 4-yard touchdown pass to Danny Amendola with 2:48 remaining , rallying the Patriots to a 24-20 comeback victory over the Jacksonville Jaguars in the AFC […]

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Patriots favored by 5-6 points over Eagles in Super Bowl

LAS VEGAS — Oddsmakers like the chances of Tom Brady winning a sixth Super Bowl ring, making the New England Patriots nearly a touchdown favorite to beat the Philadelphia Eagles. Sports books around Las Vegas opened the Patriots around a 6-point favorite Sunday to win their second straight Super Bowl. They also made New England […]

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Nick Foles goes from backup to championship game hero

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Nick Foles stood tall in the pocket, ignored the pressure and made one big throw after another. On the biggest stage of his life, Foles silenced the critics who thought the Eagles couldn’t get to the Super Bowl without MVP candidate Carson Wentz. Foles threw for 352 and three touchdowns to lead […]

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Nick Foles, Case Keenum ride QB carousel to NFC championship

AP Pro Football Writer (Eds: With AP Photos.) PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Nick Foles contemplated retirement after a miserable season with the Rams in which he ended up losing his starting job to Case Keenum. That’s just one spin of a unique quarterback carousel that’ll be on display when Foles and the Philadelphia Eagles (14-3) host […]

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Steelers split with offensive coordinator Todd Haley; Munchak staying put

PITTSBURGH — Todd Haley spent six seasons helping turn the Pittsburgh Steelers offense into one of the most dynamic in the NFL. All the yards and all the touchdowns weren’t enough, however, for the fiery offensive coordinator to keep his job. The Steelers chose not to renew Haley’s contract on Wednesday, three days after the […]

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Eagles, Vikings defenses could mean a slugfest for Sunday

PHILADELPHIA — The Eagles are preparing for the Minnesota Vikings’ top-ranked defense, although their own fourth-ranked unit doesn’t often take a back seat. The Eagles have allowed 26 total points during the last three games and opponents have averaged only 13 points per game at Lincoln Financial Field this season. Las Vegas has set the […]

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Steelers’ Tomlin not ready to endorse Haley’s return in 2018

PITTSBURGH — Todd Haley’s contract as the offensive coordinator for the Pittsburgh Steelers is up. And coach Mike Tomlin doesn’t sound as if he’s in a rush to decide whether Haley will be back next season. Tomlin sidestepped several attempts to endorse Haley’s return on Tuesday as the AFC North champions continued to dissect what […]

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Flavor of the Week: The best calls from a crazy season

After using Miley Cyrus to put a pop-culture spin on my bad fantasy football calls from the season, I tried to find another reference from my childhood for this week’s column — my good takes. But I couldn’t find any. It’s probably better that way. Less humiliation on my part. Was it necessary to reveal […]

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