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  • NFL roundup: Peterson could be suspended if found not guilty

    The Sports Xchange NFL roundup: Peterson could be suspended if found not guilty Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson could still be suspended without pay even if he is found not guilty of felony child abuse, ESPN reported Sunday. Peterson was...
  • NFL lawyers rebuff players' union request that Goodell testify in Rice appeal hearing, sources say

    NFL lawyers rebuff players' union request that Goodell testify in Rice appeal hearing, sources say
    NFL lawyers have rebuffed a request from the NFL Players Association that NFL commissioner Roger Goodell testify in the pending appeal of indefinitely suspended former Ravens running back Ray Rice, according to sources. Whether Goodell is ordered to...
  • Report: Owners want Goodell to relinquish discipline

    The Sports Xchange Report: Owners want Goodell to relinquish discipline Some NFL owners urged commissioner Roger Goodell to take a much less substantial role in the discipline of players, according to CBS Sports. The league's personal conduct policy...
  • For trio of top football recruits, junior year filled with opportunities, potential pitfalls

    For trio of top football recruits, junior year filled with opportunities, potential pitfalls
    Steven Smothers' cell phone started dancing just a few seconds past midnight on Sept. 1. The Franklin junior had switched his phone to vibrate, but he didn't ignore it, knowing college football coaches could begin contacting Class of 2016 prospects...
  • Ask Sam Farmer: What happens to the money from fined players?

    Have a question about the NFL? Ask Times NFL writer Sam Farmer, and he will answer as many as he can online and in the Sunday editions of the newspaper throughout the season. Email questions to: sam.farmer@latimes.com. Question: What does the NFL do...
  • Former Bears GM Angelo: NFL hid 'hundreds' of domestic abuse cases

    Former Bears GM Angelo: NFL hid 'hundreds' of domestic abuse cases
    Former Bears general manager Jerry Angelo often said he wasn’t going to compromise character in the process of building a football team. But on Thursday he made a startling charge that NFL teams failed to take action against players in “...
  • Goodell memo suggests outside panel to handle pending legal situations

    Goodell memo suggests outside panel to handle pending legal situations
    NFL commissioner Roger Goodell is considering implementing a panel of outside experts to advise the league on whether to place players or other NFL employees on paid leave while their legal situations are pending in the court system. Goodell distributed...
  • Behind Peterson's perfect image lays an imperfect human being

    With a new season, a new coach and a $1 billion stadium on the way, the Minnesota Vikings turned to their undisputed star last summer to appear on the team's yearbook cover: Adrian Peterson, standing confidently in a dirty purple jersey. In an...
  • Goodel, owners discuss conduct policy changes

    The Sports Xchange By Larry Fleisher, The Sports Xchange Goodel, owners discuss conduct policy changes NEW YORK -- Football seemed to be a secondary issue when the NFL held its annual fall meeting of team owners. Instead, most of the focus was on...
  • Roger Goodell, NFL owners discuss conduct policy changes

    Roger Goodell, NFL owners discuss conduct policy changes
    NEW YORK -- Football seemed to be a secondary issue when the NFL held its annual fall meeting of team owners. Instead, most of the focus was on player conduct and finding a solution to the issue that recently cast the league in an ugly light. After...
  • Texans know they have to control Luck Thursday

    The Sports Xchange NFL Team Report - Houston Texans - INSIDE SLANT If the Houston Texans are going to defeat Indianapolis and reclaim sole possession of first place in the AFC South, they must contain third-year quarterback Andrew Luck in their...