he Tennessee Titans hired Houston defensive coordinator Mike Vrabel as their new coach in a fast search that wrapped up after three interviews and just five days after firing Mike Mularkey.
When Chris Long and LeGarrette Blount joined the Philadelphia Eagles after winning a Super Bowl in New England, both players envisioned another title run with a team on the rise.
McDaniels would replace Chuck Pagano who was fired at the end of the regular season. Any official announcement won’t come until the season ends for the Patriots.
Case Keenum completed a last-ditch heave near the sideline Sunday on the game’s final play, as Stefon Diggs slithered away for a 61-yard touchdown to give Minnesota a 29-24 victory over New Orleans
Tom Brady and the big game-tested Patriots square off against the sack-happy Jacksonville Jaguars next Sunday in the AFC championship game in Foxborough, Massachusetts — with the winner headed to the Super Bowl.
Rookie running back Leonard Fournette ran for 109 yards and three touchdowns, Blake Bortles added 214 yards passing and a vital fourth-quarter score as the relentless Jaguars stunned the Pittsburgh Steelers 45-42 on Sunday.
When Carson Wentz went down for the Philadelphia Eagles, the pressure fell on backup Nick Foles and everyone else to step up.
The defense rose to the challenge in the first playoff game.
The NFL divisional playoffs wrap up with a doubleheader Sunday starting in Pittsburgh where the AFC North champion Steelers (13-3) host the upstart Jacksonville Jaguars.
The Patriots’ 35-14 victory over the Titans in Saturday’s divisional round was yet another reminder of the defending Super Bowl champion’s unique ability to not only compartmentalize, but play some of their best football in the face of it.
The Jacksonville Jaguars, yes those Jacksonville Jaguars, are heading to the AFC championship game.
Philadelphia moved into the NFC championship game with a 15-10 victory over the Atlanta Falcons on Saturday.
The Latest on the NFL playoffs on divisional weekend
The NFL divisional playoffs kick off Saturday with a doubleheader starting in Philadelphia where the Eagles (13-3) are the first No. 1 seed to enter their first postseason game as an underdog against the Atlanta Falcons.
The Houston Texans have hired Brian Gaine as general manager and extended the contract of coach Bill O’Brien through 2022.
The Minnesota Vikings have activated quarterback Sam Bradford from injured reserve, putting their original starter this season on the roster before their first playoff game.
Hiestand was Chicago’s offensive line coach under Lovie Smith from 2005-09. He oversaw a group that helped the Bears reach a Super Bowl.
This is Hilton’s fourth consecutive Pro Bowl selection (2014-17). Indianapolis has had at least one player represented in the Pro Bowl dating back to 1998.
The 39-year-old Nagy spent the past 10 seasons working under Andy Reid in Philadelphia and Kansas City. He did not call plays until late this season, but drew praise for his work with Chiefs quarterback Alex Smith.
Snider alumni Jessie Bates III announced on Twitter that he is declaring for the NFL Draft. The Wake Forest safety – a redshirt sophomore – is forgoing his final two years to try to play professionally.