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Takeaways, recap of Week 12 matchup between Chiefs and Bucs

(Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images) Back in November, the Kansas City Chiefs defeated the Tampa Bay Buccaneers 27-24 in Week 12 of the regular season. Since then, both teams have combined for only one loss, coming in the Chiefs Week 17 matchup with the Los Angeles Chargers when Kansas City sat most of their starters.
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Buccaneers won't be allowed to fire cannons at Super Bowl LV

(Al Messerschmidt/Getty Images) The NFL will not allow Raymond James Stadium, the site of Super Bowl LV, to fire the cannons from its pirate ship after the Tampa Bay Buccaneers score, as is the tradition at the stadium, due to the game technically being played at a neutral site, according to Sports Radio 610.
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Lions hire Dan Campbell as new head coach

(DETROIT) The Detroit Lions hired Dan Campbell to be the team’s new head coach on Wednesday. ESPN’s Jeremy Fowler reports that it is a six-year contract. Campbell brings 22 years of football experience, 11 years as a player and 11 years as a coach, to a Lions organization which has finished last in the NFC North for three straight seasons. Since 2016, he served as the New Orleans Saints’ assistant head coach and tight ends coach.

Associated Press reveals 2020 All-Pro First Team and Second Team

(Christian Petersen/Getty Images) The Associated Press on Friday revealed its selections for the 2020 All-Pro First Team and All-Pro Second Team. The AP reported that two selections were unanimous this year, receiving all the votes from the 50 media members who vote for the teams: defensive lineman Aaron Donald of the Los Angeles Rams and tight end Travis Kelce of the Kansas City Chiefs.

NFL considering allowing health care workers to attend Super Bowl LV

The NFL is considering allowing vaccinated health care workers to attend Super Bowl LV in Tampa, Fla., according to ABC News 10. In a letter to the President of the Tampa Super Bowl Host Committee Rob Higgins, Goodell said the NFL is in the midst of strategizing a way to invite health care workers to the Super Bowl safely with guidance from health officials.

Washington Football Team releases QB Dwayne Haskins after maskless partying, NFL world reacts

(Patrick Smith/Getty Images) (WASHINGTON) The Washington Football Team released second-year quarterback Dwayne Haskins on Monday. “This afternoon I met with Dwayne and informed him that we would be releasing him,” Washington head coach Ron Rivera said in a statement. “I told him that I believe it benefits both parties that we go our separate ways. We want to thank Dwayne for his contributions these last two seasons and wish him well moving forward.”