Antonio Gates wants to return to Chargers for 2019

LOS ANGELES, California –Future NFL Hall of Famer, Antonio Gates, isn’t quit ready to hang up his cleats just yet. Following his team’s 41-28 to the New England Patriots, Gates who finished with five receptions for 41 yards and a touchdown stated that he’d like to return to the Chargers next season. “I just don’t…

Arizona Cardinals hire Vance Joseph as defensive coordinator

PHOENIX, Arizona — The Cardinals announced they have hired Vance Joseph to lead their defense. He takes over a unit that ranked 26th in scoring defense and 20th in total defense, which were significant dropoffs from the previous year. The cupboard is hardly bare, however. Cornerback Patrick Peterson is still playing at a Pro Bowl…

Los Angeles Chargers stop Ravens 23-17 in playoff opener

BALTIMORE, Maryland — The Los Angeles Chargers (13-4) will next face Tom Brady and his second-seeded New England Patriots (11-5) on the road next Sunday — following a 23-17 win over the Baltimore Ravens on Sunday. The Chargers bounced back following a 22-10 loss just two weeks ago to Baltimore (10-7), the AFC North champions…

Cowboys win Wild Card Game, Advance to the Divisional round of the Playoffs!

ARLINGTON, Texas — Dak Prescott lifted the Dallas Cowboys past the Seattle Seahawks 24-22 to advance to the divisional round of the playoffs on Saturday. “He took it on his shoulders,” Cowboys owner Jerry Jones said. Prescott, the NFL Offensive Rookie of the Year in 2016, completed 22-of-33 passes for 226 yards for 1 touchdown…

Antonio Gates Not Ready To Hang It Up Just Yet!

COSTA MESA, California — Los Angeles Chargers and Future NFL Hall of Fame tight end Antonio Gates ins’t ready to hang it up just yet! Gates has 28 receptions for 338 yards and two touchdowns, for a Chargers team that is currently holds an 11-4 in the AFC — trailing only Kansas City. “I try…

Quincy Enunwa signs four-year $36 Million Extension with NY Jets

NEW YORK CITY — The Jets have signed wideout Quincy Enunwa to a multi-year extension. “I knew when I got here that I wanted to be a Jet for a very long time,” Enunwa said while he was signing his contract. “Now, I’ll get my opportunity and it feels really good.” Enunwa returned to the…

Minnesota Vikings beat Lions 27-9, Keep playoff chances alive

DETROIT, Michigan — The Minnesota Vikings helped improve their playoff chances as they defeated the Detroit Lions 27-9 Sunday at Ford Field. The Vikings (8-6-1) can still grab a playoff spot in the postseason with a win against NFC North winner Chicago at home, or by having wild-card hopefuls lose in Week 17. Kirk Cousins…

Carolina Panthers safety Eric Reid: Fined $20,000 for sideline tackle?

CHARLOTTE, North Carolina — The Carolina Panthers safety Eric Reid has been fined more than $20,000 by the NFL for a sideline tackle in Monday night’s 12-9 loss to the New Orleans Saints. Reid revealed the fine Friday via social media. In the video of the play, which didn’t receive a flag from officials —…

Sean Payton, Drew Brees earn 117th regular-season as Duo

CHARLOTTE, North Carolina — The New Orleans Saints (12-2) Sean Payton and Drew Brees made some more NFL history on Monday night as they collected their 117th regular-season game together following a 12-9 win over the Carolina Panthers. The coach and player dup passed Don Shula and Dan Marino for second place among coach/QB combos…

Chargers Clinch Playoff Birth, Beat Chiefs 29-28

KANSAS CITY, Missouri — Phillip Rivers led Los Angeles Chargers to a 29-28 victory that clinched their playoff spot — over the Kansas City Chiefs at Arrowhead Stadium. “We didn’t come here to tie. We came here to win. So to me it was a no-brainer,” said Lynn, whose team became the first since Minnesota…