Hue Jackson named Special Assistant for Bengals

CINCINNATI, Ohio — The Bengals have added former Cleveland Browns coach Hue Jackson as a special assistant to the head coach. “I have a great comfort level with Hue and his ability to assist me with the day-to-day responsibilities on defense, including analyzing our opponents and helping me on game days with the players and…

New Orleans Saints sign Brandon Marshall

METAIRIE, Louisiana — The New Orleans Saints signed veteran wide receiver Brandon Marshall, coach Sean Payton announced Monday. Marshall, who previously spent time with the Seattle Seahawks, joins his seventh team on his 13-year career, a span where he totaled 970 catches for 12,351 yards and 83 touchdowns. In seven games (two starts) with the…

Dez Bryant agrees to deal with New Orleans Saints

METAIRIE, Louisiana. — Dez Bryant has agreed to a one-year deal with the New Orleans Saints, the team announced. The New Orleans Saints made the announcement Wednesday, Nov. 7. The announcement was made by Saints Executive Vice President/General Manager Mickey Loomis. Bryant, 6 feet 2, 220 pounds, is an eight-year NFL veteran who previously spent…

Dez Bryant to workout for the New Orlean Saints

METAIRIE, Louisiana — Roc Nation’s Dez Bryant is scheduled to work out for the New Orleans Saints. The former Dallas Cowboys star along with veteran receivers Brandon Marshall and Kamar Aiken will audition for 7-1 Saints, who handed the Los Angeles Rams their first loss of the season. The 30-year-old Bryant, hasn’t played a down…

Tom Brady lifts Patriots past Packers 31-17

FOXBOROUGH, Massachusetts — Tom Brady threw for 294 yards and a touchdown, to guide the New England Patriots (7-2) their sixth straight victory on Sunday with a 31-17 win over the Green Bay Packers. The former Michigan Wolverine became the first player in Patriots history to reach 80,000 total yards. James White ran for two…

Phillip Rivers leads Chargers past Seahawks 25-17, Improve to 6-2

SEATTLE, Washington — The Los Angeles Chargers won their fifth straight, behind Phillip Rivers 228 yards in the air and Melvin Gordon’s 113 yards on the ground, defeating the Seattle Seahawks 25-17. “It’s like winning a playoff game,” Chargers defensive lineman Brandon Mebane said. “That was like a playoff game.” Rivers threw two touchdowns, while…

Detroit Lions trade wide receiver Golden Tate to Eagles

DETROIT, Michigan — The Detroit Lions traded wide receiver Golden Tate to the Philadelphia Eagles on Tuesday for a 2019 third-round pick. He was in the final season of his five-year deal in Detroit. Golden Tate confirmed the news himself on Twitter. It’s been real DETROIT! I’ll love ya forever. Philly Philly let’s get it!!…

NFL confirms four London games in 2019 season

LONDON, England — The NFL has announced that four games will be played in London next season. According to the league, two London games will be featured at Wembley Stadium and two others will take place at Tottenham’s new White Hart Lane. Four matchups in 2019 will bring the total number of London games to…

Johnson’s Boosts Lions Running Game, Beat Dolphins 32-21

MIAMI GARDENS, Florida. — The Detroit Lions (3-3) Kerryon Johnson rushed for 158 yards of their 248 on the ground, their highest total in 21 years, to win 32-21 over Miami on Sunday. Matt Stafford was 18 for 22 for 217 yards and two touchdowns, for the Lions offense that had 457 total yards. "It's…

LA Chargers hold off Titans at Wimbley Stadium, Win 20-19

LONDON, England — The Los Angeles Chargers held on to capture their fourth consecutive victory as they topped the Tennessee Titans 20-19 on Sunday in London, despite the absence of Melvin Gordon, their starting running back, because of a hamstring injury. Philip Rivers passed for 306 yards with two touchdown passes, while Austin Ekeler ran…