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Vikes add Kubiak as assistant head coach, offensive adviser

Monday, January 14th, 2019

The Minnesota Vikings have hired Gary Kubiak as an assistant head coach and offensive adviser, a big bump in experience for Mike Zimmer's turned-over staff. The Vikings announced the move on Monday night. Kubiak spent the last two seasons as a senior personnel adviser with the Denver Broncos after stepping down as their head coach due to health concerns.

NFL rumors: 49ers defensive line coach Jeff Zgonina out after two years

Sunday, January 13th, 2019

NFL rumors: 49ers defensive line coach Jeff Zgonina out after two years originally appeared on nbcsportsbayarea.com After struggling to develop a pass rush with three first-round picks on their front, the 49ers and defensive line coach Jeff Zgonina reportedly will part ways. The 49ers did not provide comment when contacted by NBC Sports Bay Area. Zgonina was with the 49ers as their defensive line coach in 2017 and 2018.

Twitter wasted no time roasting Colts over “1-0” flag after playoff loss

Saturday, January 12th, 2019

Twitter wasted no time roasting Colts over "1-0" flag after playoff loss originally appeared on nbcsportsboston.com You knew this was coming. Remember when the Indianapolis Colts raised a "1-0" flag (and sold 1-0 T-shirts) this week to celebrate their AFC Wild Card Game win over the Houston Texans? Seemed a little much for a first-round playoff win, right?

Colts vs. Chiefs live stream: Watch AFC Divisional Round game online

Friday, January 11th, 2019

Colts vs. Chiefs live stream: Watch AFC Divisional Round game online originally appeared on nbcsportsboston.com Will the AFC still run through Arrowhead Stadium after Saturday? The No. seed Kansas City Chiefs host the red-hot Indianapolis Colts on Saturday afternoon in the first AFC Divisional Round matchup of the weekend.

Texans’ Deshaun Watson claps back at radio host who criticized his national championship game attire

Wednesday, January 9th, 2019

Houston Texans quarterback Deshaun Watson, like many NFL players, likes to support his alma mater. When your alma mater is in the national championship game, as Clemson was this week, and you can be on the sideline, as Watson was able, you go to the national championship and cheer them on from the sideline. Just so we're all clear, Watson was at the national championship game.

Jadeveon Clowney says he wants to finish career with Texans

Wednesday, January 9th, 2019

Houston Texans linebacker Jadeveon Clowney is not under contract for 2019 and faces the possibility of becoming a free agent for the first time in his career. The former No. 1 overall pick said his preference is to remain with the Texans for the entirety of his career. “That's very important because that makes me more confident knowing where you're going to be,” Clowney said, via Aaron Wilson of the Houston Chronicle.

Clemson legend Deshaun Watson on Trevor Lawrence: ‘There’s no limit to his potential’

Tuesday, January 8th, 2019

Lawrence won the national championship offensive MVP and impressed at least one NFL quarterback in attendance.

Four more spots of draft order set, Raiders know another of theirs

Monday, January 7th, 2019

With the wild card games in the books, we know four more spots in the 2019 NFL Draft order. And the Raiders are beginning to visualize more of their long-term plan. The losers of the most recent games will occupy the 21st through 24th spots in order, with the Seahawks, Ravens, Texans, and Bears falling in line with the teams that missed the postseason.

Matchups, schedule set for divisional round of NFL playoffs

Sunday, January 6th, 2019

Many believe the divisional round of the NFL playoffs is the best sports weekend of the year, and there are four fantastic matchups this season. The AFC seems wide open, and both wild-card teams that won in the first round seems capable of another road upset in round two. The NFC matchups feature the defending Super Bowl champion Eagles on an another unbelievable run against the No. 1 seed Saints, and the ever-popular Cowboys traveling to Los Angeles to face the Rams.

Texans look to bright future with Watson after playoff exit

Sunday, January 6th, 2019

''Every position is important ... but you have to have a quarterback, and we have a quarterback,'' coach Bill O'Brien said on Sunday. Watson's play has been a revelation for a team that has started 11 different quarterbacks since 2011. The 12th overall pick in the 2017 draft started each game this season after he was limited to just seven games as a rookie after tearing a knee ligament in practice.