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Canadian RB Chuba Hubbard puts off NFL draft for now to return to school

Monday, January 13th, 2020

Canadian star running back Chuba Hubbard will return to Oklahoma State University next season instead of entering the 2020 NFL draft.

Ex-Vikings co-ordinator Kevin Stefanski latest to take twirl at Browns’ coaching job

Monday, January 13th, 2020

Kevin Stefanski is getting a turn at fixing the busted Browns. The Vikings offensive co-ordinator was officially hired by Cleveland on Monday as the 18th full-time coach in franchise history and 10th since the Browns' 1999 expansion return.

Packers fend off spirited Seahawks to set NFC title date with Niners

Sunday, January 12th, 2020

Aaron Rodgers connected with Davante Adams eight times for 160 yards and two touchdowns, Green Bay's spruced-up defence fended off a spirited Seattle rally, and the Packers held on for a 28-23 victory Sunday night to reach the NFC championship game for the third time in six years.

Chiefs rally from huge deficit to beat Texans, advance to face Titans in AFC championship

Sunday, January 12th, 2020
Texans Chiefs Football

After digging a 24-0 hole against Houston Texans early in the second quarter, Patrick Mahomes and the rest of the high-flying Kansas City Chiefs embarked on the biggest comeback in franchise history for a 51-31 win in the divisional round of the playoffs on Sunday.

Titans stun Super Bowl favourite Ravens, advance to AFC title game

Saturday, January 11th, 2020

The Tennessee Titans fear no one. Not even the NFL's best team.

49ers top Vikings for 1st playoff win in 6 years

Saturday, January 11th, 2020
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Jimmy Garoppolo threw a TD pass on his opening drive as a playoff starter and then watched San Francisco's defense and running game take over from there in the 49ers' 27-10 victory over the Minnesota Vikings in the divisional round Saturday.

Glove love: Minnesota tight end’s mitts go from scam to fundraiser

Thursday, January 9th, 2020

In the celebratory chaos of the victorious locker room, Minnesota Vikings tight end Kyle Rudolph was approached after his game-winning touchdown catch in overtime in New Orleans by a man with a media credential asking if he could have his gloves for a charity event.

‘I know I still have more to prove’: Tom Brady plans to play in 2020, Patriots future uncertain

Wednesday, January 8th, 2020

The 42-year-old quarterback of the New England Patriots gave his strongest indication yet that he'll be in the NFL next season with an Instagram post on Wednesday detailing his feelings about the future.

NFL coaching hunt continues as Panthers, Giants reportedly find new HC’s

Tuesday, January 7th, 2020

The Carolina Panthers are completing a contract to hire Baylor's Matt Rhule as their coach, according to a person familiar with the situation.

Cowboys move on quickly from Jason Garrett, hire Mike McCarthy as coach: reports

Monday, January 6th, 2020

The Dallas Cowboys didn't take long to settle on Mike McCarthy as their coach after waiting a week to announce they were moving on from Jason Garrett.