Patriots' defense keys another comeback

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) So many times during the Patriots’ run of success over the past two decades, the defense was watching as Tom Brady se…

Eagles QB Foles goes from backup to 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 hi…

Foles has 3 TDs, Eagles rip Vikings 38-7

PHILADELPHIA (AP) Nick Foles threw for three touchdowns and the Philadelphia Eagles made big play after big play Sunday night, winning the N…

Brady wears tape on hand, but no glove

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady is on the field for warmups at Gillette Stadium wearing black tape over th…

Philly's 'Crisco Cops' to keep fans down

PHILADELPHIA (AP) Workers in Philadelphia are greasing light poles in a bid to prevent fans from climbing up them after the NFC Championship…

AFN to broadcast championship games

WASHINGTON (AP) The American Forces Network will broadcast the NFL’s conference championship games despite the federal government shutdown. …

Cardinals' coaching search pool dwindles

PHOENIX (AP) Back when Bruce Arians announced his retirement, Arizona Cardinals President Michael Bidwill said he would be in no rush to fin…

Jenkins told Eagles to keep believing

PHILADELPHIA (AP) Shortly after franchise quarterback Carson Wentz left the field with a torn ACL, Malcolm Jenkins gathered his teammates fo…

Jaguars don't fear Patriots' history

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) The week started with a little trash talk from the underdog . The rest of it was dominated by speculation about a cer…

Vikes' Sendejo limited due to concussion

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. (AP) Minnesota Vikings safety Andrew Sendejo is working his way back from a concussion that forced him out of the previo…

Foles, Keenum's career again crisscross

PHILADELPHIA (AP) Nick Foles contemplated retirement after a miserable season with the Rams in which he ended up losing his starting job to …

Raiders bring back Cable to coach O-line

ALAMEDA, Calif. (AP) Former Raiders head coach Tom Cable is back on the Oakland staff to coach the offensive line. The team made the announc…

Rivera among military salute finalists

NEW YORK (AP) Carolina Panthers coach Ron Rivera, former Tennessee Titans coach Mike Mularkey, and Atlanta Falcons receiver Andre Roberts ar…