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Bart Starr back in Green Bay for 1967 title team event

Wearing a Green Bay Packers sweater while sitting near a podium at his beloved Lambeau Field, Hall of Fame quarterback Bart Starr looked up and smiled. Behind Starr was memorabilia that Packers fans might view as priceless, including Starr's 1967 championship ring for winning Super Bowl II, and a 50th anniversary ...

Carson Wentz leads Eagles to fifth straight victory

/ Oct 24, 2017

Carson Wentz leads Eagles to fifth straight victory

Carson Wentz stood tall in a collapsing pocket and kept making plays with his arm or legs. Wentz tossed four touchdown passes, and the Philadelphia Eagles overcame losing nine-time Pro Bowl left tackle Jason Peters in a 34-24 win over the Washington Redskins on Monday ...

Patriots rout Falcons in Super Bowl rematch

/ Oct 23, 2017

Patriots rout Falcons in Super Bowl rematch

To Tom Brady and the New England Patriots, this was simply an extension of last February's Super Bowl. For the Atlanta Falcons, it was another dose of football pain. By the end of New England's clinical 23-7 romp through the fog Sunday night, it was clear ...

No. 2 Penn State routs No. 19 Michigan

/ Oct 22, 2017

No. 2 Penn State routs No. 19 Michigan

The whiteout at Penn State is one of the most mesmerizing scenes in college football. With more than 100,000 fans dressed in white, Beaver Stadium virtually glows as night falls in Happy Valley. Penn State coach James Franklin tells his players to drink in the ...

Raiders slip past rival Chiefs in bizarre ending

/ Oct 20, 2017

Raiders slip past rival Chiefs in bizarre ending

The Oakland Raiders scored two apparent game-winning touchdowns that didn't count. The Kansas City Chiefs forced incompletions on back-to-back plays that ended with 0:00 on the clock only to have the game extended by penalties. On a wild night that featured many premature celebrations, it ...

NFL players, owners meet to discuss social issues

/ Oct 18, 2017

NFL players, owners meet to discuss social issues

NFL players and owners held an unusual meeting Tuesday to discuss social issues, a session both sides termed positive and productive. What was not discussed at any length was the divisive topic of the national anthem that has caught the attention of President Donald Trump. "We ...

Titans end 11-game skid to Colts

/ Oct 17, 2017

Titans end 11-game skid to Colts

Marcus Mariota shuffled around the pocket, carefully protecting a strained left hamstring that already cost him one game this season. So the quarterback known for his legs showed off his arm. Mariota threw a 53-yard touchdown pass to Taywan Taylor with 5:29 left , and the ...

Kaepernick files grievance against NFL, citing collusion

/ Oct 16, 2017

Kaepernick files grievance against NFL, citing collusion

Free-agent quarterback Colin Kaepernick filed a grievance against the NFL, accusing the 32 owners of collusion, his legal team announced on Sunday. Kaepernick has remained unemployed through the first six weeks of the NFL season, even when injuries to other quarterbacks created job openings. He ...

Steelers end Chiefs' unbeaten record

/ Oct 16, 2017

Steelers end Chiefs' unbeaten record

Le'Veon Bell and the Pittsburgh Steelers spent Sunday beating up on the Kansas City Chiefs. Beating up the goal-post padding, too. The Steelers' star running back churned out 179 yards and a touchdown in a performance reminiscent of January's playoff victory over Kansas City. And Antonio ...