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EXOS workouts designed for specific drills of NFL combine

February 25, 2017 • AP FootballComments (0)

Former Washington defensive tackle Elijah Qualls, left, leads a group in a run, Monday, Feb. 13, 2017, in Phoenix during a football workout for the upcoming NFL combine. (AP Photo/Matt York) PHOENIX (AP) — UCLA’s Eddie Vanderdoes barrels toward the orange cone, plants his left foot outside it to make a cut, then slides his [&hellip...

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Jets release center Mangold, longest-tenured member of team

February 25, 2017 • AP FootballComments (0)

FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) — The New York Jets on Saturday released Nick Mangold, the longest-tenured member of the team. An 11-year pro and a leader in the locker room, Mangold, 33, has said he doesn’t plan to retire. A first-round draft pick in 2006...

Mayfield arrested for public intoxication, resisting arrest

February 25, 2017 • AP FootballComments (0)

This Dec. 10, 2016, file photo shows Oklahoma’s Baker Mayfield answering questions during a news conference before attending the Heisman Trophy award ceremony in New York. Mayfield has been arrested and charged with public intoxication, disorderly...

Arizona recruit to be first openly gay scholarship player

February 25, 2017 • AP FootballComments (0)

TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — University of Arizona recruit My-King Johnson is set to become the first active openly gay scholarship player in major-college football history. “I do feel like when I say that (I’m gay), it can put a target on my back. But...

Jameis Winston: Comments about girls were ‘poor word choice’

February 24, 2017 • AP FootballComments (0)

In this Dec. 18, 2016, file photo, Tampa Bay Buccaneers’ Jameis Winston participates in a news conference after an NFL football game against the Dallas Cowboys in Arlington, Texas. Winston, who was accused of raping another student when he was in...

Jalen Robinette both a cadet and NFL hopeful

February 24, 2017 • AP FootballComments (0)

In this Thursday, Feb. 16, 2017, photograph, Air Force wide receiver Jalen Robinette jokes with trainers as he takes part in a drill to prepare for the NFL Combine at a workout facility in Centennial, Colo. Robinette is taking six courses at the academy while...

North Texas gives Littrell new contract after 1 season

February 24, 2017 • AP FootballComments (0)

DENTON, Texas (AP) — North Texas has given football coach Seth Littrell a new contract after one season on the job. The five-year deal announced Friday goes through the 2021 season, and replaces his original five-year deal that was through 2020. The new...

UNC hires North Texas’ Mike Ekeler as linebackers coach

February 24, 2017 • AP FootballComments (0)

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina has hired Mike Ekeler from North Texas to coach its linebackers. The school announced Ekeler’s hiring Friday, filling the opening created when Gene Chizik stepped down earlier this month. Ekeler spent last...

QBs Gustafson, Nelson work hard to improve draft stock

February 23, 2017 • AP FootballComments (0)

In this Saturday, Oct. 19, 2016, file photo, Montana quarterback Brady Gustafson (3) looks to the sideline after throwing an incomplete pass in the second half of an NCAA college football game against Montana State, in Missoula, Mont. Gustafson and East...

Vikings GM says Adrian Peterson’s status not yet decided

February 23, 2017 • AP FootballComments (0)

In this Sunday, Jan. 3, 2016 file photo, Minnesota Vikings’ Adrian Peterson warms up before an NFL football game against the Green Bay Packers in Green Bay, Wis. Minnesota Vikings general manager Rick Spielman says Adrian Peterson’s status has not...