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Obit-Tom Dempsey Associated Press
Saints kicker Tom Dempsey kicks an NFL-record 63-yard field goal against Detroit on Nov. 8, 1970. Dempsey, 73, died Saturday after complications from the coronavirus. (STF)

Record-setting kicker Tom Dempsey, 73, dies

NEW ORLEANS – Former NFL kicker Tom Dempsey, who played in the NFL despite being born without toes on his kicking foot and made a...

April 6, 2020 1:00 am

Colts Quarterbacks Football Associated PressQuarterback Jacoby Brissett, who became the Colts' starter last season when Andrew Luck retired, is penciled in to be the backup this season. (Darron CummingsSTF)

Colts expect best from backup

INDIANAPOLIS – Indianapolis Colts coach Frank Reich understands Jacoby Brissett's predicament.

April 4, 2020 1:00 am

Virus Outbreak Massachusetts Associated Press
 The New England Patriots' team plane returned from China with more than one million masks to help control the spread of the coronavirus. (Steven SenneSTF)

Free1 million masks picked up in China by Patriots' plane

BOSTON – Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker found himself in need of an assist to help the state fight the coronavirus...

April 3, 2020 1:00 am

Virus-NFL Adjusts Football Associated Press
Denver Broncos general manager John Elway, shown at this year's NFL combine, says the only way to evaluate draft prospects is by what they put on game film in college. (Michael ConroySTF)

Film critical to NFL draft

AURORA, Colo. – Let's go to the tape.

April 2, 2020 1:00 am

FreeNFL plans not deterred by virus

The NFL is gearing up for a normal season and playoffs – with two additional wild-card teams in the Super Bowl chase.

April 1, 2020 1:00 am