Posts Tagged Professional football

Saints’ new secondary braces for Falcons

METAIRIE, La. (AP) — Saints cornerback Terrence Frederick and safety Pierre Warren spent offseason practices, minicamp and training camp working together in New Orleans’ defensive backfield, only to go their separate ways when the regular season started.

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Cowboys’ Murray looking like go with broken hand

Dallas Cowboys running back DeMarco Murray (29) runs drills during NFL football practice in Irving, Texas Wednesday Dec. 17, 2014. Murray is recovering from surgery to repair a broken bone in his left hand. (AP Photo/The Dallas Morning News, Andy Jocobsohn)  MANDATORY CREDIT; MAGS OUT; TV OUT; INTERNET USE BY AP MEMBERS ONLY; NO SALES

IRVING, Texas (AP) — All signs point to DeMarco Murray playing for Dallas against Indianapolis despite the NFL rushing leader’s broken left hand.

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Presidential fumble: It’s Franco, not Flacco

Baltimore Ravens quarterback Joe Flacco (5) passes the ball during the first half of an NFL football game against the Jacksonville Jaguars in Baltimore, Sunday, Dec. 14, 2014. (AP Photo/Nick Wass)

BALTIMORE (AP) — Call it a Presidential fumble: Barack Obama mistakenly used the last name of Baltimore Ravens quarterback Joe Flacco when referring to actor James Franco in a speech Friday.

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Lacy, others probable as Packers chase playoff berth

Green Bay Packers running back Eddie Lacy (27) rushes for a touchdown during the first half of an NFL football game against the Buffalo Bills, Sunday, Dec. 14, 2014, in Orchard Park, N.Y. (AP Photo/Gary Wiepert)

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — With two games left, the Green Bay Packers are playing to win out.

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Colts deciding who plays after reaching playoffs

Indianapolis Colts wide receiver Reggie Wayne waves to fans as he leaves the field following a 17-10 win over the Houston Texans an NFL football game in Indianapolis, Sunday, Dec. 14, 2014. (AP Photo/Darron Cummings)

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The Colts have a problem many NFL teams wish they had: Who to play after clinching a playoff spot with two games left in the regular season.

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