Friday, July 22, 2016

Steelers' Bell facing four-game suspension

Pittsburgh Steelers running back Le'Veon Bell is facing a four-game suspension for violating the NFL's substance abuse policy, according to an ESPN report.

Trailblazing coach Green dies at 67

MINNEAPOLIS - Dennis Green, the trailblazing coach who led a Minnesota Vikings renaissance in the 1990s before a less successful run with the Arizona Cardinals, has died. He was 67.
By Jon Krawczynski

Tuesday, July 19, 2016

Corwell lives up to his promise

Making good on his promise to "be part of the solution," Cleveland Browns running back Isaiah Crowell attended the weekend funeral of one of the five Dallas police officers slain in a recent ...

Monday, July 18, 2016

Former Falcons coach dies

Marion Campbell, an All-Southeastern Conference defensive tackle at Georgia who went on to become an NFL head coach with two teams - including the Atlanta Falcons - and returned for a season as ...
By Marc Weiszer

Alabama suspends starting offensive guard

Alabama coach Nick Saban has suspended guard Alphonse Taylor indefinitely from the team.

Saturday, July 16, 2016

McClain's future with the Cowboys is unclear

The Dallas Cowboys have not made a decision on Rolando McClain's future.

Friday, July 15, 2016

Brady drops appeal of his four-game suspension

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. - Tom Brady said on Friday he will not ask the U.S. Supreme Court to block his four-game "Deflategate" suspension, ending his fight in a scandal that tested the power of the NFL ...
By Jimmy Golen

Broncos give Miller massive new contract

Von Miller signed a blockbuster $114.5 million contract with the Denver Broncos that includes $70 million in guarantees and makes him the highest-paid nonquarterback in NFL history.

Thursday, July 14, 2016

Miller receives record offer from Broncos

A person with knowledge of the negotiations tells The Associated Press that the Denver Broncos have upped their offer to Von Miller by offering to guarantee a record $70 million of the six-year deal.

Wednesday, July 13, 2016

Court denies Brady's 'Deflategate' appeal

A federal appeals court has rejected Tom Brady's attempt to get a new hearing on his "Deflategate" suspension.

Tuesday, July 12, 2016

File shows Paterno ignored complaint about Sandusky in 1976

Penn State football coach Joe Paterno, told by a teenage boy in 1976 that assistant coach Jerry Sandusky molested him in a shower, responded that he didn't want to hear about it and had "a ...

Monday, July 11, 2016

Josey product Walton holds pro day

Former Josey standout Cameron Walton had a pro day at North Augusta on Monday to try out for the NFL's supplemental draft to be held Thursday.
By David Lee

Wednesday, July 6, 2016

Seattle's Browner under investigation

POMONA, Calif. - Seattle Seahawks cornerback Bran­don Browner is under investigation after being accused of punching his girlfriend's father at a California home. Pomona police Lt. Ron McDonald ...

Friday, July 1, 2016

Ex-coaches, players pay respects to Buddy Ryan

LAWRENCEBURG, Ky. - Buddy Ryan was remembered not just as a defensive master who won two Super Bowls and spawned a legacy carried on by players and twin sons now coaching in the NFL.

Thursday, June 30, 2016

Browns cut former South Carolina quarterback

The crowded quarterback room of the Cleveland Browns became a little less crammed Thursday when they waived former South Carolina star Connor Shaw.

Wednesday, June 29, 2016

Colts give Andrew Luck richest contract extension

Andrew Luck has signed the richest contract in NFL history, a deal worth up to $140 million with the Indianapolis Colts that covers the next six seasons through 2021.

Tuesday, June 28, 2016

Legendary defensive coach Ryan dies at 85

Buddy Ryan took a back seat to no one. Neither did his fierce defenses that won two Super Bowls. The pugnacious coach and defensive mastermind whose twin sons have been successful NFL coaches, ...
By Barry Wilner

Seahawks sign Baldwin to four-year extension

The Seattle Seahawks and wide receiver Doug Baldwin have agreed to a four-year contract extension that runs through the 2020 season. The team confirmed the agreement on Tuesday, first reported by ...

Friday, June 24, 2016

Manziel's lawyer expresses doubt his client can stay clean in errant text

An attorney handling Johnny Manziel's domestic violence case expressed doubts about the Heisman Trophy-winning quarterback's ability to stay clean and said he was given a receipt that shows ...

Wednesday, June 22, 2016

NFLPA suspends registration of a financial adviser

The NFL Players Association on Wednesday suspended the registration of a financial adviser accused of cheating several professional athletes, including Denver Broncos quarterback Mark Sanchez, out ...

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