Mahomes and Chiefs too strong for Bills in AFC Championship

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — It took the Kansas City Chiefs five frustrating decades to make their third Super Bowl appearance. Now, the defending champs are headed there for the second straight year....

DATE: Jan. 25, 2021 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Tom Brady’s Buccaneers knock off Green Bay Packers to reach Super Bowl

GREEN BAY, Wis. — Tom Brady has a new team, in a new town. The destination is the same: another Super Bowl. At home, too. The man with six NFL titles will become the first quarterback to play a...

DATE: Jan. 25, 2021 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

NFL giving free Super Bowl tickets to 7,500 health workers

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. – The NFL announced Friday that 7,500 health care workers vaccinated for the coronavirus will be given free tickets to next month’s Super Bowl to be played in Tampa, Florida....

DATE: Jan. 22, 2021 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

A battle of legends in Tom Brady, Aaron Rodgers in NFC Championship

For as much as Tom Brady and Aaron Rodgers have accomplished in their Hall of Fame-caliber careers, they’ve rarely faced off on the field. Never have they met with so much at stake. When Rodgers’...

DATE: Jan. 22, 2021 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Chiefs’ Patrick Mahomes cleared to play in AFC championship

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes was cleared Friday from the league’s concussion protocol after his third consecutive day of practice and will be under center when Kansas City...

DATE: Jan. 22, 2021 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Bills in path of Chiefs return to Super Bowl

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Ten years after firing Sean McDermott as his defensive coordinator, Kansas City Chiefs coach Andy Reid will stare across the field inside Arrowhead Stadium on Sunday and see his...

DATE: Jan. 22, 2021 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Longtime Broncos coach, player Gary Kubiak retires from NFL

MINNEAPOLIS – Former Denver Broncos coach and player Gary Kubiak, who spent last season as an offensive coordinator of the Minnesota Vikings, retired Thursday after a 36-year career as a player,...

DATE: Jan. 21, 2021 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Quarterback Philip Rivers, 39, retires

INDIANAPOLIS – When Philip Rivers first started tossing footballs as a high-school ball boy, he heaved them any way he could. The throwing motion stuck – and success soon followed. Rivers used that...

DATE: Jan. 20, 2021 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

‘Picky’ George Paton introduced as new Broncos general manager

ENGLEWOOD – George Paton is notoriously picky, bypassing opportunity after opportunity over the past decade before accepting John Elway’s to succeed him as general manager of the Denver Broncos. “I...

DATE: Jan. 19, 2021 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Bizarre list of backup quarterbacks have played in NFL playoffs

Backup quarterbacks did more than just hold clipboards in the NFL’s divisional playoff round. Jameis Winston threw a 56-yard trick-play touchdown pass to Tre’Quan Smith on his first playoff action...

DATE: Jan. 19, 2021 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Sarah Thomas to be 1st woman to officiate at Super Bowl

NEW YORK – Sarah Thomas will cap her sixth NFL season by becoming the first woman to officiate the Super Bowl in NFL history. Thomas, a down judge, is part of the officiating crew announced Tuesday...

DATE: Jan. 19, 2021 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Drew Brees and Saints outdone by Buccaneers defense

NEW ORLEANS — Tom Brady’s best game in three tries against New Orleans kept the Buccaneers moving on in the NFL playoffs, and has Saints quarterback Drew Brees headed home — perhaps for good. Brady...

DATE: Jan. 17, 2021 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

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