49ers’ Deebo Samuel created his own position: ‘Wide back’

While playing receiver, running back and, occasionally, quarterback, Samuel accounted for 15 total touchdowns on his way to earning first-team All-Pro honors.

Top moments from the 49ers-Packers rivalry

Here's a look at the rivalry's iconic moments as they prepare to meet again in the divisional round.

Source: Dak’s comments about officials yield fine

Cowboys quarterback Dak Prescott has been fined $25,000 by the league for his postgame comments related to the game officials following Sunday's loss to the 49ers, a source told ESPN on Thursday.

Cobb off IR, set to rejoin Packers for Niners tilt

Randall Cobb (abdomen) is expected to return Saturday vs. the Niners, but the news isn't as positive for two other Packers players. Marquez Valdes-Scantling (back) is doubtful, and David Bakhtiari is questionable after practicing just once this week.

AB says ‘nothing wrong with my mental health’

Antonio Brown says in an upcoming episode of "I Am Athlete" that his sideline outburst that resulted in his release by the Buccaneers and his previous incidents have been miscategorized as "mental health issues."

NFL

Stafford: Toe won’t be prohibitive against Bucs

While Matthew Stafford says his toe is fine, the Rams are less certain about the statuses of Andrew Whitworth (knee) and Taylor Rapp (concussion) heading into Sunday's game.

Final NFL rookie rankings: Micah Parsons leads our top 10 — and only one QB makes the list

We ranked the top rookies for the 2021 season. Which QB made the top 10? Who are the next-best defenders behind Micah Parsons? And who just missed the list?

Source: NFL fines Bucs’ Arians for striking player

The NFL has fined Buccaneers head coach Bruce Arians $50,000 for striking his own player, safety Andrew Adams, in the helmet during Sunday's playoff win over the Eagles.

Titans’ Henry passes test with contact practice

Titans running back Derrick Henry moved a step closer to returning from injury with contact in practice.

GM: Eagles expect Hurts to be QB starter in ’22

Eagles GM Howie Roseman says the team is approaching the offseason with the mindset that Jalen Hurts will be the team's starting quarterback in 2022.

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Dak: ‘Deeply regret’ comments about officials

Cowboys QB Dak Prescott apologized Tuesday via Twitter for his postgame comments regarding fans throwing bottles and debris at the officials after Sunday's wild-card loss.

‘That was a big deal’: Oral history of the Detroit Lions’ 1992 playoff win over the Dallas Cowboys

The Lions' last -- and only -- playoff win of the Super Bowl era came against Dallas 30 years ago. Here's the inside story from those who were there.

Shake-up in Seattle: Seahawks fire DC Norton

The Seahawks fired defensive coordinator Ken Norton Jr. and defensive passing game coordinator Andre Curtis on Tuesday.

Tomlin: ‘All options’ on table for next Steelers QB

Steelers coach Mike Tomlin said Tuesday that "all options are on the table" this offseason when it comes to finding Ben Roethlisberger's successor as the team's starting quarterback.

Bold Burrow, Bengals move on from ‘a great win’

While coach Zac Taylor celebrated with fans over the weekend after Cincinnati's playoff win, Bengals quarterback Joe Burrow downplayed it, simply telling reporters this week that "this is the standard for the bare minimum every year going forward."

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