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Dolphins WR Williams to go on IR; assistants still sidelined

MIAMI (AP) — Miami Dolphins receiver Preston Williams will be placed on injured reserve with a foot injury, meaning he'll be sidelined for three games and perhaps longer. Coach Brian Flores announced the roster move Wednesday, and he declined to say whether Williams is expected to return ...

Brown practices, excited for opportunity with Buccaneers

By FRED GOODALL AP Sports Writer TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Antonio Brown says he's grateful to be back in the NFL and reunited with Tom Brady. "Tom is my boy, one of the greatest leaders to be around," the seven-time Pro Bowl receiver — back after missing most of last season and then serving an ...

2-time Hawks NBA All-Star ‘Fast Eddie’ Johnson dies at 65

By The Associated Press Eddie Johnson, the two-time All-Star for the Atlanta Hawks whose career was shortened by arrests which led to a ban from the NBA and life sentence in prison, has died. He was 65. Johnson passed away on Oct. 26. His death was confirmed Tuesday by Rocker-Cusack Mortuary ...

Bucs activate Antonio Brown from reserve/suspended list

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Antonio Brown has been activated from the reserve/suspended list and is set to practice with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers for the first time on Wednesday. The Bucs signed the former Pittsburgh, Oakland and New England receiver last week and expect him to make his debut with ...

Franchise futility: Jaguars’ QB history filled with failure

By MARK LONG AP Pro Football Writer JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Doug Marrone can't help but chuckle when reminded what he's had at quarterback during his NFL head coaching career. Gardner Minshew might just be the best of the bunch. Marrone's QB depth charts read like a who's who of ...

Lightning re-sign F Patrick Maroon, D Luke Schenn

By STEPHEN WHYNO AP Hockey Writer Even though the realities of a salary cap prevented the Tampa Bay Lightning from keeping their entire Stanley Cup-winning team together, they were able to bring back two key depth players who helped make it happen. Tampa Bay re-signed forward Patrick Maroon ...

Arians feels Brown has matured, will be good fit for Bucs

By FRED GOODALL AP Sports Writer TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — The Tampa Bay Buccaneers are off to their best start in 10 years and betting on Antonio Brown to not derail a promising season. The suspended receiver who hasn't caught a pass in the NFL in more than 13 months is reuniting with Tom Brady ...

Dolphins players say they’re excited about Tua’s 1st start

By STEVEN WINE AP Sports Writer MIAMI (AP) — Tua Tagovailoaís winning personality helped the Miami Dolphins avoid any locker room backlash when he was promoted to replace popular veteran Ryan Fitzpatrick. Plus, Tagovailoa's teammates believe he's really good. "You wouldn't think he was a ...

No. 10 Florida, Mullen return to work after COVID outbreak

By MARK LONG AP Sports Writer GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — No. 10 Florida resumed meetings and practices for the first time in two weeks Monday, getting back to work after a COVID-19 outbreak caused the Southeastern Conference to postpone two of the team's games. The Gators (2-1) are ...

Jags’ Lambo poised to return at Chargers, who cut him in ’17

By MARK LONG AP Pro Football Writer JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Jacksonville Jaguars placekicker Josh Lambo is returning in time to face the team that cut him three years ago. The Jaguars (1-5) activated Lambo from the injured reserve/designated for return list Thursday and cut former ...