Bills focused on continuing rebuild

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) Brief and disappointing as the Buffalo Bills’ first playoff appearance in 18 years was, veteran center Eric Wood can…

Chiefs, QB Smith facing tough questions

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) The final pass Alex Smith threw this season was an incompletion over the middle on fourth down, one that would have gi…

Playoff experience gives Falcons edge

ATLANTA (AP) Experience could be the Atlanta Falcons’ big edge as the only team in the NFC playoffs for the second straight year. Coach Dan …

Falcons spoil Rams' rare playoff game

LOS ANGELES (AP) Matt Ryan and the Atlanta Falcons showed the upstart Los Angeles Rams what playoff poise is all about. Ryan passed for 218 …

Chiefs' home playoff curse continues

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) Alex Smith has been part of some embarrassing playoff defeats in Kansas City, including the Chiefs’ huge blown lead in…

ESPN's Nolan hosts after blasting Trump

NEW YORK (AP) Katie Nolan co-hosted on Twitter the ESPN pregame show for an NFL game on Saturday, three days after using an expletive and ca…

Yale hockey gets past UMass, 5-3

The Yale men’s hockey team is finding its stride, as Keith Allain’s team was looking for its fourth win in its last five games. On Friday ni…

Bills RB McCoy questionable due to ankle

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) Buffalo Bills running back LeSean McCoy is questionable for Sunday’s AFC wild-card playoff game against the Jacksonv…

Patriots deny Kraft-Belichick-Brady rift

FOXBOROOUGH, Mass. (AP) The New England Patriots say a report suggesting a rift involving owner Robert Kraft, coach Bill Belichick and quart…

Jaguars' defense hopes to nix big plays

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) Jacksonville’s vaunted defense suddenly seems vulnerable to big plays. The Jaguars (10-6) have allowed nine scoring …