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PHILADELPHIA | Pederson reiterates Wentz is Philly’s No. 1 QB

PHILADELPHIA—Jan 15, 2019—Eagles coach Doug Pederson reiterated Tuesday that Carson Wentz will be the team’s starting quarterback in 2019. Wentz missed the final three games of the regular season and two playoff games because of a back injury. Nick Foles led Philadelphia to four straight wins and was 27 yards away from taking the Eagles … Continue reading PHILADELPHIA | Pederson reiterates Wentz is Philly’s No. 1 QB

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. | Patriots offense thriving after emphasis of rushing game

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. —Jan 14, 2019—  This much is clear about the Patriots’ latest run to the AFC championship game: it’s come with a lot of introspection and reinvention on offense. Gone are the days in which New England can just bank on Tom Brady piling up four-touchdown games on a weekly basis or can simply … Continue reading FOXBOROUGH, Mass. | Patriots offense thriving after emphasis of rushing game

The Latest: Chiefs clinch top seed in AFC

The Latest on Week 17 of the NFL’s regular season (all times Eastern): 7:15 p.m. The Chiefs finally clinched their third consecutive AFC West title and the No. 1 seed in the playoffs, and Patrick Mahomes and the rest of Kansas City’s offense continued to shatter records in a 35-3 whitewash of the rebuilding Oakland … Continue reading The Latest: Chiefs clinch top seed in AFC

The Latest: Chiefs roll to big, early lead over Raiders

The Latest on Week 17 of the NFL’s regular season (all times Eastern): 5:20 p.m. The Chiefs must have decided they waited long enough to clinch the AFC West. After blowing opportunities to wrap up the division the past two weeks, the Chiefs have roared to a 21-0 lead over Oakland early in the second … Continue reading The Latest: Chiefs roll to big, early lead over Raiders

The Latest: Packers’ Rodgers leaves game with concussion

The Latest on Week 17 of the NFL‘s regular season (all times Eastern): 3:25 p.m. Quarterback Aaron Rodgers’ up-and-down season has ended with a concussion. The Green Bay Packers confirmed the diagnosis early in the fourth quarter, trailing 24-0 to the Detroit Lions. Rodgers lost his helmet on a sack on his second play of … Continue reading The Latest: Packers’ Rodgers leaves game with concussion

The Latest: Barkley has rookie mark for running back catches

The Latest on Week 17 of the NFL’s regular season (all times Eastern): 2:20 p.m. Saquon Barkley has broken Reggie Bush’s NFL record (88) for most catches by a rookie running back. The No. 2 overall pick in the draft came into the game needing two catches to break the record set in 2006. He … Continue reading The Latest: Barkley has rookie mark for running back catches

Plenty of playoff implications going into Week 17

There are plenty of playoff implications heading into the final day of the NFL’s regular season on Sunday. Already in the playoffs, the Texans need a win over the Jaguars to clinch the AFC South. In Kansas City, the Chiefs need a win over Oakland to clinch the AFC West and home-field advantage throughout the … Continue reading Plenty of playoff implications going into Week 17

FOXBOROUGH, Mass | Patriots have issues to address after 2 straight losses

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. — The Patriots were able to downplay the significance of their defeat at Miami in Week 14 mostly because of the crazy final play it took for the Dolphins to grab the victory in the closing seconds. But after showing multiple shortcomings in its 17-10 loss at Pittsburgh on Sunday , New England … Continue reading FOXBOROUGH, Mass | Patriots have issues to address after 2 straight losses