New Oregon coach gives a tip of the helmet to Jim Harbaugh


(AP) Willie Taggart credits Michigan coach Jim Harbaugh for putting him on the path that brought him to Oregon. Taggart was introduced as the Ducks' coach . . . more.

Seahawks looking for first win in Green Bay since 1999


(AP) The loss of safety Earl Thomas to a season-ending injury left a gaping hole in the Seattle Seahawks' formidable defense. The Green Bay Packers are more concerned . . . more.

NFL to play 4 2017 games in London


(AP) The NFL will stage four regular-season games in London next year. Teams and venues for the four games will be announced on Tuesday. The NFL started playing regular . . . more.

San Jose St. hires Oregon St. assistant Brannan as coach


(AP) San Jose State has hired Oregon State assistant Brent Brennan as its new head football coach. Athletic director Gene Bleymaier announced . . . more.

McCaffrey leaving Stanford for the NFL


(AP) Stanford running back Christian McCaffrey will skip his senior season to enter the NFL draft. McCaffrey announced his decision on Wednesday . . . more.