- Brady throws 2 INTs, 1 TD, Patriots beat Panthers 17-16 Updated: Aug-28-15 10:42 pm
- Saints testing potential of ex-basketball player Manhertz Updated: Aug-28-15 7:05 pm
NEW ORLEANS - New Orleans Saints coach Sean Payton couldn't resist trying out another former college basketball player at tight end.
- WR looks like Falcons' deepest position heading into season Updated: Aug-27-15 7:36 pm
FLOWERY BRANCH, Georgia - Like all NFL teams, the Atlanta Falcons have some worrisome positions.
- Falcons' McKay reinstated to NFL Competition Committee Updated: Aug-27-15 7:06 pm
FLOWERY BRANCH, Georgia - Atlanta Falcons team president Rich McKay has been reinstated as chairman of the NFL's powerful Competition Committee, the league said Thursday, after a nearly five-month suspension for the use of artificial noise at the Georgia Dome during games.
- Barth rejoins Buccaneers after being released in Denver Updated: Aug-27-15 6:36 pm
- Longtime Saints recall the team's role in Katrina recovery Updated: Aug-27-15 6:03 pm
NEW ORLEANS - Coming off a career-threatening injury, Drew Brees had little choice but to sign with a downtrodden franchise in a disaster zone. Sean Payton became coach of the Saints only after being passed over for the job he really wanted in Green Bay.
- Saints seeking to ramp up pass rush as regular season nears Updated: Aug-27-15 5:14 pm
METAIRIE, Louisiana - Sack-less through two preseason games, the New Orleans Saints have ratcheted up concerns about their lack of a pass rush this week.
- Falcons sign Grossman to compete for backup quarterback job Updated: Aug-26-15 5:47 pm
FLOWERY BRANCH, Georgia - Rex Grossman believes he has a couple more seasons left in him.
- Patriots look for improvement in 3rd preseason game Updated: Aug-26-15 5:08 pm
FOXBOROUGH, Massachusetts - Bill Belichick is looking for some major improvement from the New England Patriots as they head to Carolina for Friday night's third preseason game.
- Panthers' Shula: It may take 'committee' to replace Benjamin Updated: Aug-26-15 1:59 pm
CHARLOTTE, North Carolina - Carolina Panthers offensive coordinator Mike Shula isn't dwelling over the loss of wide receiver Kelvin Benjamin for the season.
- Buccaneers making strides on defense under Lovie Smith Updated: Aug-25-15 7:39 pm
TAMPA, Florida - Rookie quarterback Jameis Winston is just one of the reasons the Tampa Bay Buccaneers expect to be better. A defense showing signs of improvement this preseason is eager to do its part, too.
- Rivera expects Panthers DT Lotulelei back for regular season Updated: Aug-25-15 12:56 pm
CHARLOTTE, North Carolina - Panthers coach Ron Rivera says he expects starting defensive tackle Star Lotulelei to be back on the field for the Sept. 13 regular-season opener against the Jacksonville Jaguars.
- Winston shows progress in Bucs victory over Bengals Updated: Aug-24-15 11:32 pm
TAMPA, Florida - It's only preseason, but Tampa Bay's Jameis Winston is clearly making strides as an NFL quarterback.
- Panthers to rest injured Kalil for remainder of preseason Updated: Aug-24-15 7:53 pm
CHARLOTTE, North Carolina - The Carolina Panthers plan to be cautious with center Ryan Kalil after the four-time Pro Bowl selection sprained his left knee in a preseason game Saturday night against the Miami Dolphins.
- Falcons waive 2014 draft pick LB Marquis Spruill Updated: Aug-24-15 3:06 pm
FLOWERY BRANCH, Georgia - The Atlanta Falcons have waived linebacker Marquis Spruill, a fifth-round draft pick in 2014.
- Falcons new home will be known as Mercedes-Benz Stadium Updated: Aug-24-15 11:33 am
ATLANTA - The Atlanta Falcons will share a stadium name with their biggest rival.
- Falcons WR Roddy White to have minor surgery on elbow Updated: Aug-23-15 5:44 pm
ATLANTA - Roddy White will undergo a minor surgical procedure on his right elbow, Atlanta coach Dan Quinn announced Sunday, thought the long-time Falcons receiver should be ready for the Sept. 14 season opener against Philadelphia.
- Saints' Cooks dominates early, Patriots rally for 26-24 win Updated: Aug-23-15 12:54 am
NEW ORLEANS - Saints receiver Brandin Cooks looks ready to fulfill the promise he showed as a rookie last season before smashing his hand on a helmet.
- Tannehill, Williams shine in Miami's 31-30 loss to Panthers Updated: Aug-22-15 11:51 pm
CHARLOTTE, North Carolina - Ryan Tannehill likes the direction of the Miami Dolphins.
- Jets have plenty to work on despite preseason win Updated: Aug-22-15 2:06 pm
NEW YORK - Two preseason games in, and the New York Jets are truly a work-in-progress.
- Ryan, Falcons starters sharp early in 30-22 loss to Jets Updated: Aug-22-15 12:24 am
EAST RUTHERFORD, New Jersey - Matt Ryan and the Atlanta Falcons' starting offense are already clicking.
- Indianapolis adds offensive lineman after cutting receiver Updated: Aug-21-15 2:36 pm
INDIANAPOLIS - The Indianapolis Colts signed offensive lineman Harland Gunn on Friday and waived undrafted rookie receiver L.T. Smith.
- Saints receivers, Patriots defensive backs tested each other Updated: Aug-21-15 1:26 pm
WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS, West Virginia - Patriots cornerback Malcolm Butler appreciated the chance to spend a couple days being tested at practice by record-setting quarterback Drew Brees and the New Orleans Saints' offense, even if there were moments when last season's Super Bowl hero got the worst of his matchup.
- Silent Brady stands out at joint Patriots-Saints practices Updated: Aug-20-15 5:30 pm
WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS, West Virginia - Tom Brady's media blackout, purportedly on advice of lawyers handling the legal challenge to his "Deflategate" suspension, has left him unavailable to even discuss how the New England Patriots look on the football field.
- Panthers, Dolphins wrap up practices, move on from injuries Updated: Aug-20-15 3:42 pm