Bruce Arians hired as Buccaneers’ head coach

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Michael Middlehurst-Schwartz USA TODAY Published 10:03 PM EST Jan 8, 2019 The Tampa Bay Buccaneers have made their choice in their head coaching search. The team hired former Arizona Cardinals coach Bruce Arians for the job, the Bucs announced in a statement Tuesday night.  Arians, 66, retired after last season, finishing with a 49-30-1 record in five

Will Philip Rivers break through vs. Tom Brady?

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Lorenzo Reyes USA TODAY Published 7:21 PM EST Jan 8, 2019 A preview of the AFC divisional-round matchup between the Los Angeles Chargers and New England Patriots When: Sunday, Jan. 13, 1:05 p.m. ET Where: Gillette Stadium in Foxborough, Mass. Channel: CBS Line: Patriots by 4 1/2 Injuries: The Chargers are relatively healthy but still could have some noteworthy absences. Tight

Blues’ Steen out 2 weeks with shoulder injury

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ST. LOUIS (AP) – Blues forward Alexander Steen will miss at least two weeks with a shoulder injury. The team placed Steen on injured reserve Tuesday before hosting the Dallas Stars. Steen injured his left shoulder on an open-ice hit from Flyers defenseman Radko Gudas in the first period Monday night in Philadelphia. Steen has

Gaudreau scores twice as Flames beat Blackhawks 4-3

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CHICAGO (AP) – Johnny Gaudreau had a blast during Calgary’s short stay in Chicago. Gaudreau scored two more goals, David Rittich made 32 saves and the Flames beat the Blackhawks 4-3 on Monday. The 25-year-old Gaudreau extended his goal-scoring streak to five games one night after the New Jersey native watched his beloved Philadelphia Eagles