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NYPD officers take knee to support Kaepernick

Sat, 19 Aug 2017 21:56:36 GMT

The officers aren't happy that Colin Kaepernick has yet to sign with a team, likely because of his protest of the National Anthem.



Anquan Boldin leaves Bills camp, says he’s retiring

Mon, 21 Aug 2017 00:12:57 GMT

The Bills were hoping they could get away with a wide receivers room lacking “divas” by virtue of having at least one veteran presence among them. But that guy walked out the door Sunday. According to Jim Trotter of ESPN, wide receiver Anquan Boldin has left Bills camp today, and has informed the team



New Orleans Saints LB Manti Te'o gets a sack against his former team. Chargers will punt for a fifth straight time today, trail 10-0.

Mon, 21 Aug 2017 01:00:42 GMT

New Orleans Saints LB Manti Te'o gets a sack against his former team. Chargers will punt for a fifth straight time today, trail 10-0.



NFL-National Football League roundup

Mon, 21 Aug 2017 00:57:29 GMT

Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones continues to be non-specific about star running back Ezekiel Elliott's six-game suspension for violating the league's personal conduct policy over alleged domestic violence against a former girlfriend. Jones and the Cowboys were blindsided when NFL commissioner



NFL preseason scores, schedule, updates, news: Saints' Kamara scores on first touch

Mon, 21 Aug 2017 00:36:10 GMT

Week 2 of the NFL preseason continues Sunday as the Steelers host the Falcons and the Chargers host the Saints. We'll keep you updated all night with everything you need to know from the action. Scores and schedule Philadelphia Eagles  20, Buffalo Bills 16 (box score) Baltimore Ravens  31, Miami



St. John Bosco, Mater Dei top The Times' preseason high school football rankings

Mon, 21 Aug 2017 00:30:00 GMT

As the high school football season begins this weekend, there's little debate about which two teams should be in consideration to start out as No. 1 in Southern California. It's the same two from last season, Bellflower St. John Bosco and Santa Ana Mater Dei. They split two games in 2016, Mater



Anquan Boldin retiring from NFL to focus on humanitarian work

Mon, 21 Aug 2017 00:32:59 GMT

It appears veteran wide receiver Anquan Boldin is done playing football.



Rookie RB Conner stars in Steelers' 17-13 win over Falcons

Mon, 21 Aug 2017 00:24:06 GMT

PITTSBURGH (AP) - Rookie running back James Conner set up Pittsburgh's winning fourth-quarter touchdown pass in the Steelers' 17-13 exhibition victory over the Atlanta Falcons on Sunday. Conner, the former University of Pittsburgh star who overcame Hodgkin's lymphoma and a serious right knee



Saints and Chargers held joint practice leading up to game

Mon, 21 Aug 2017 00:22:02 GMT

NFL Network's Alex Flanagan talks about the Saints and Chargers joint practice that lead into their Preseason Week 2 matchup.



Former Wisconsin QB Bart Houston tosses his first preseason TD pass as a Steeler

Mon, 21 Aug 2017 00:08:00 GMT

Former Wisconsin quarterback Bart Houston lost the starting quarterback job to Alex Hornibrook in the 2016 season, but now he's vying for a back up position with the Pittsburgh Steelers. In the second week of the preseason, Houston got into extended game action in the fourth quarter and threw his



T.J. Watt highlights | Preseason Week 2

Mon, 21 Aug 2017 00:08:02 GMT

Check out highlights from Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker T.J. Watt from Preseason Week 2.



Senior wideout Josh Smith suffers significant injury

Mon, 21 Aug 2017 00:06:08 GMT

Tennessee senior wide receiver Josh Smith sustained what is believed to be a broke collarbone during Sunday’s practice,



Rookie Conner stars in Steelers' 17-13 win over Falcons

Mon, 21 Aug 2017 00:04:32 GMT

PITTSBURGH (AP) – Rookie running back James Conner set up Pittsburgh's winning fourth-quarter touchdown pass in the Steelers' 17-13 exhibition victory over the Atlanta Falcons on Sunday. Conner, the former University of Pittsburgh star who overcame Hodgkin's lymphoma and a serious right knee



49ers 53-man roster projection 5.0: Halfway through preseason

Mon, 21 Aug 2017 00:01:06 GMT

49ers hopeful Jimmie Ward could return Wednesday



Josh Hawkins eyes Sam Shields role in Packers secondary

Sun, 20 Aug 2017 23:52:00 GMT

GREEN BAY - Josh Hawkins started out trying to look like Sam Shields, hoping in time he would play like the former Green Bay Packers cornerback. Hawkins made some headway in that direction with an outstanding performance Saturday night against Washington, breaking up three passes and tossing in a tackle



Falcons' rookie McKinley shows burst in NFL debut

Sun, 20 Aug 2017 23:50:13 GMT

Vaughn McClure ESPN Staff Writer Close Covered Bears for seven seasons at Chicago Tribune Also worked at Chicago Sun-Times, Fresno Bee Honorable mention, Football Writers Association of America for enterprise writing, 2002 Follow on Twitter The Atlanta Falcons continued to build momentum toward the start



Falcons vs. Steelers highlights | Preseason Week 2

Sun, 20 Aug 2017 23:44:02 GMT

The Atlanta Falcons take on the Pittsburgh Steelers in Preseason Week 2.



Why you should be delighted by Dak Prescott and concerned by Cowboys' backup QB

Sun, 20 Aug 2017 23:35:00 GMT

Let's start with Prescott. The quarterback who turned heads with a spectacular preseason performance one year ago and built on that foundation to fashion one of the best rookie seasons in NFL history picked up where he left off. The Cowboys opened the game on their own 5-yard line, where Prescott



Rookie James Conner stars in Steelers' win over Falcons

Sun, 20 Aug 2017 23:34:00 GMT

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Rookie running back James Conner set up Pittsburgh's winning fourth-quarter touchdown pass in the Steelers' 17-13 exhibition victory over the Atlanta Falcons on Sunday. Conner, the former University of Pittsburgh star who overcame Hodgkin's lymphoma and a serious right knee



Glennon, Trubisky show progress in win

Sun, 20 Aug 2017 23:28:25 GMT

Continuing to gain a firmer grasp of the Bears offense, quarterbacks Mike Glennon and Mitch Trubisky both showed signs of growth in Saturday night's 24-23 preseason win over the Cardinals. Glennon rebounded from an early interception to throw a 7-yard touchdown pass to receiver Kendall Wright with



Bears' Benny Cunningham: Scores a touchdown in preseason victory

Sun, 20 Aug 2017 23:25:49 GMT

Cunningham rushed three times for 1 yard while catching two of three targets for an additional 15 yards and a touchdown Saturday against the Cardinals. Cunningham was on the field with both the starters and reserves, but when he was on the field with the first-string, he was used in a pass-catching role



Steelers' first-team defense frustrated in win vs. Falcons

Sun, 20 Aug 2017 23:21:52 GMT

Turns out the New England Patriots aren't the only participant from last year's Super Bowl that knows how to frustrate the Steelers' defense. Seven months after the Patriots dismantled the Steelers in the AFC championship game, the NFC Super Bowl representative met little resistance as well



How long are Ezekiel Elliott, Doug Martin, other fantasy stars suspended?

Sun, 20 Aug 2017 23:18:46 GMT

Suspensions (and appeals) have been a large part of the NFL news cycle lately. Currently, there are multiple players set to begin the season under suspension, with Ezekiel Elliott being the biggest headline grabber. Doug Martin will also miss the first several games, and Jarvis Landry has a possible



Packers still waiting for signs that Jason Spriggs pick will pay off

Sun, 20 Aug 2017 23:17:00 GMT

The Green Bay Packers paid a premium to select tackle Jason Spriggs in the 2016 NFL draft. A little more than a year in, that investment is looking shaky. General manager Ted Thompson had his reasons for spending not one but two picks on Spriggs when he traded second- and fourth-round picks to gain nine



Packers backup QBs following Aaron Rodgers' lead

Sun, 20 Aug 2017 23:13:42 GMT

A day after his quarterbacks played well again in the team's second consecutive preseason victory, this time a 21-17 triumph at Washington, the coach explained Sunday that his goal is for his young signal-callers to take after Rodgers, the two-time NFL MVP. ''There's a focus on emulation



Washington Redskins activate TE Jordan Reed from PUP list

Sun, 20 Aug 2017 23:10:51 GMT

The Washington Redskins activated tight end Jordan Reed off the active/physically unable to perform list on Sunday. Reed, who has been sidelined with a sprained toe, is now eligible to return to practice. The Redskins will resume workouts on Wednesday as the team prepares for a preseason game next Sunday



Bucs claim Marquis Lucas off waivers from Falcons

Sun, 20 Aug 2017 23:10:38 GMT

The Buccaneers claimed first-year offensive tackle Marquis Lucas off waivers from the Falcons as the team continues to churn the roster at that position. Tampa Bay waived rookie tackle Austin Albrecht, who signed Saturday. Rookie tackle Cole Gardner was waived Saturday with an injury designation. The



New England Patriots continue roster building in preseason

Sun, 20 Aug 2017 23:08:21 GMT

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. -- With summertime 19-0 talk still bubbling throughout fans and media alike, the New England Patriots have opened preseason action with consecutive losses following Saturday night's 27-23 defeat at the hands of the Texans in Houston. Now, no one will pretend that preseason action



Doyel: WNBA, players dare to take a stand against racism. What's wrong with that?

Sun, 20 Aug 2017 23:05:00 GMT

'This is not the town to pull this.'  - IndyStar reader comment INDIANAPOLIS – Nobody in the crowd booed. Nobody left. The Indiana Fever and Washington Mystics took a stand Sunday against bigotry, hate and racism with mouths closed and arms interlocked, and then it was over. The latest national



Fantasy Football Rankings 2017: Tight end

Sun, 20 Aug 2017 23:03:39 GMT

You want to see our 2017 fantasy football rankings for tight ends, but you're also scared to look. It's natural. Let us help you navigate fantasy's thinnest position as you prep your cheat sheet for draft season.



Lions' Jamal Agnew makes good on bad position

Sun, 20 Aug 2017 22:52:00 GMT

Detroit – Lions rookie cornerback Jamal Agnew appeared to be in the right place at the right time. But as it turns out, he was actually out of position. With the New York Jets facing a third-and-6 at the Lions' 13-yard line, Agnew broke up Bryce Petty's intended pass for Jordan Leggett in the



Jordan Dangerfield intercepts Matt Simms right after Falcons' interception

Sun, 20 Aug 2017 23:18:08 GMT

Pittsburgh Steelers safety Jordan Dangerfield intercepts Atlanta Falcons quarterback Matt Simms.



Rex Burkhead's Dependability Already Paying Dividends For Patriots

Sun, 20 Aug 2017 22:31:55 GMT

In previous years, preseason injuries prevented Rex Burkhead from playing a significant role in his team's offensive game plan. Speaking one day after Burkhead recorded 70 all-purpose yards and scored a touchdown in his New England Patriots debut, head coach Bill Belichick praised the 27-year-old



Bears' Mike Glennon: Shows improvement in second preseason game Saturday

Sun, 20 Aug 2017 22:30:59 GMT

Glennon completed 13-of-18 passes for 89 yards along with a touchdown and interception Saturday against the Cardinals. Glennon looked more relaxed than he did in the preseason opener, but he threw an interception after moving the Bears deep into Arizona territory. Fortunately, he bounced back two drives



Cowboys' defense is wasting golden opportunity – and they're running out of time to capitalize on it

Sun, 20 Aug 2017 22:30:00 GMT

The Eagles have intercepted four passes and recovered three fumbles in their two preseason games this month. The Seahawks have three interceptions and three fumble recoveries in their two games. The Bills lost their Pro Bowl cornerback Stephon Gilmore in free agency but still have three interceptions



Next-Day Notebook: Defense steps up in injured starters' absence

Sun, 20 Aug 2017 22:21:44 GMT

SANTA CLARA, Calif. — Perhaps the biggest relief for Head Coach Vance Joseph and the Broncos in Saturday's 33-14 win over the 49ers was that the team suffered no serious injuries. And more than that, even with seven defensive starters sidelined, the defense upheld its usual ball-hawking style with



Javon Hargrave exits game with concussion

Sun, 20 Aug 2017 22:21:08 GMT

Steelers defensive tackle Javon Hargrave left Sunday's game with a concussion, the team announced. Pittsburgh selected Hargrave in the third round of the 2016 draft out of South Carolina State. He played in 15 games as a rookie, making 27 tackles, two sacks and a forced fumble. Hargrave added eight



Debate rages on year after Colin Kaepernick's protest begins

Sun, 20 Aug 2017 22:15:50 GMT

What started as a protest against police brutality has mushroomed a year later into a divisive debate over the future of a football player who refused to stand for the national anthem and faces what his fans see as blackballing for speaking out in a country roiled by racial strife. Supporters of former



Dolphins, Eagles have forged relationship that has benefited both teams

Sun, 20 Aug 2017 22:08:00 GMT

The Miami Dolphins and Philadelphia Eagles are going to spend the week together, practicing for a couple of days before culminating the week with a preseason game Thursday night. And that makes sense because these two teams work well together. Coaches Adam Gase and Doug Pederson (a former Dolphins backup



Sean McDermott impressed with Jordan Poyer, says he 'personifies what we're about'

Sun, 20 Aug 2017 22:07:18 GMT

Fans of the Buffalo Bills have heard the same names over and over again throughout training camp and preseason. First, it was Eddie Yarbrough, the defensive end who seemingly came out of nowhere and worked his way up the team's depth chart in the early part of training camp. Wide receiver Sammy Watkins



Detroit Lions RB Ameer Abdullah's impact goes beyond the numbers

Sun, 20 Aug 2017 22:04:00 GMT

Ameer Abdullah played 12 offensive snaps Saturday night against the New York Jets, had four carries for 16 uneventful yards and took a permanent seat on the bench late in the first quarter with the Detroit Lions ahead 3-0. As unremarkable as his stat line was, Abdullah showed in one play – a play in



Packers still pushing for improvement

Sun, 20 Aug 2017 22:03:00 GMT

GREEN BAY – For all that Mike McCarthy liked about the Packers' 21-17 preseason victory in Washington, the film review showed his team is far from a finished product. “It's not like we came out of last night's game saying we got everything fixed,” McCarthy said on Sunday. “That's not



Philadelphia Eagles position preview: Defensive Line

Sun, 20 Aug 2017 22:00:45 GMT

Coming into the season the defensive line was predicted to be one of the Philadelphia Eagles best position groups, but no one expected the defensive line to be this deep. The stars on the defensive line, Fletcher Cox and Brandon Graham, are as good as they get, but the production out of the bottom of



The inside story on how Tony Romo went from Cowboys to CBS analyst

Sun, 20 Aug 2017 22:00:00 GMT

Tony Romo hasn't missed the grind of Cowboys training camp for one sweat-soaked second. For 14 years, it had been part of his summer routine. Now it seems ancient history. "Haven't had time," he said when the conversation turned to nostalgia in an interview last week. No regrets, Romo



The Week 2 Super 10, class rankings: There's one new team in the Super 10

Sun, 20 Aug 2017 22:00:00 GMT

1. Pearl  (1-0), Previous: 1 Coming into the season there was no question where Pearl stands and after its dominating 23-3 win over Brookhaven there's no question where the Pirates will stay this week. Led by the defense, specifically linebackers Willie “Downtown” Brown (10 tackles, one forced fumble



Kansas City Chiefs relying on revitalized run game to jump-start offense

Sun, 20 Aug 2017 21:51:57 GMT

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Kansas City Chiefs head coach threw down the gauntlet heading into the team's second preseason game at Cincinnati, charging his offensive line and running backs to improve on the paltry 31 yards on 14 carries posted in their preseason game a week ago. "I told the guys we



Report: Bell could return to Steelers after third preseason game

Sun, 20 Aug 2017 21:45:54 GMT

Le'Veon Bell still is not with his Pittsburgh Steelers teammates as he holds out in protest after failing to sign a long-term deal with the team. But that could be changing very soon. According to Jeremy Fowler of ESPN, Bell is likely to stay out of the picture this next week but could return following



Philadelphia Eagles: Doug Pederson says don't worry about the running game

Sun, 20 Aug 2017 21:43:52 GMT

PHILADELPHIA -- Preseason statistics generally aren't very relevant. So, the fact that the Philadelphia Eagles rushed for just 47 yards on 19 carries in their first preseason game against Green Bay, and just 66 yards on 26 carries in their second game against Buffalo probably is nothing for them



Colts' overall ineffectiveness testing Chuck Pagano's patience?

Sun, 20 Aug 2017 21:38:35 GMT

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – After three weeks of injury-impeded training camp and two largely ineffective preseason games, it seems as if Chuck Pagano has seen enough. More to the point, he doesn't like what he's seen of his Indianapolis Colts, and that has little to do with consecutive losses. “We



Jacksonville Jaguars sign former San Francisco 49ers RB DuJuan Harris

Sun, 20 Aug 2017 21:38:25 GMT

The Jacksonville Jaguars signed veteran running back DuJuan Harris on Sunday to add depth at the position. Third-year back T.J. Yeldon suffered a left hamstring injury in the Jaguars' 12-8 preseason loss to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers on Thursday night. With Yeldon and Leonard Fournette (foot) sidelined



Raiders' Derek Carr Explains Reason Behind Gesture During National Anthem

Sun, 20 Aug 2017 21:35:39 GMT

The Oakland Raiders are expected to be one of the best teams in the AFC this season, but the team already is making headlines weeks before the NFL regular season gets underway. Marshawn Lynch sent shockwaves around the league when he sat during The Star-Spangled Banner prior to the Raiders' first