| Jan 14, 2015
| 1:15 PM
EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. -- Minnesota Vikings general manager Rick Spielman spoke glowingly and definitively about Adrian Peterson's character, his contributions to the team and his ability to return from nearly a full season off to be an impact player again....
| Dec 17, 2014
| 12:58 PM
The San Francisco 49ers released defensive tackle Ray McDonald on Wednesday after police said he was a possible suspect in a sexual assault case.
San Jose police said they were investigating the assault of a woman seeking treatment at a hospital on...
| Dec 17, 2014
| 4:52 PM
Offensive lineman Joey Grant is expected to undergo shoulder surgery today, UCF coach George O’Leary said after practice Wednesday evening.
It’s unclear who will replace him at right guard, but the team’s previous starting guard, Tarik...
| Dec 19, 2014
| 3:51 PM
When a new professional athlete gets that first big paycheck, it can be hard to suppress the desire to splurge on a sports car, luxury condo or whatever catches his or her fancy. Friends, family and associates might come looking for a piece, whether it'...
| Dec 27, 2014
| 10:42 AM
In the latest hit absorbed by the Cleveland Browns during a rocky season, trouble-prone wide receiver Josh Gordon was suspended for violating team rules in advance of Sunday’s regular season finale against the Ravens.
Gordon was suspended for...
| Dec 23, 2014
| 6:19 PM
• The Seattle Seahawks win their first Super Bowl ring with a 43-8 pounding of the Denver Broncos, a game pitting a smothering defense against Peyton Manning's high-octane Broncos offense. "Watching the film coming into the week, we'd...
| Jan 4, 2015
| 4:45 PM
The Raiders have requested permission to speak with Dallas Cowboys passing game coordinator Scott Linehan, according to an ESPN report Sunday.
Linehan, 51, had an 11-25 record as the St. Louis Rams coach from 2006-08. He got fired four games into his...
| Jan 6, 2015
| 1:20 PM
Senior tailback Ross Scheuerman will join players from the nation's top FBS and FCS conferences at the National Football League Players Association (NFLPA) Collegiate Bowl on Jan. 17 in Carson, Calif.
The Creamridge, N.J. native finished his career with...
| Jan 9, 2015
The NHL's motion to dismiss a class-action lawsuit brought by former players over concussion-related injuries was heard in court Thursday, and the federal judge assigned to the case said she saw legal strength in the arguments from both sides.
| Nov 18, 2014
| 3:33 PM
Superstar running back Adrian Peterson's season is now officially over and, in a sense, he has Ray Rice to thank for the lengthy suspension that was imposed on him this week by embattled NFL commissioner Roger Goodell.
Don't misunderstand. Peterson is...
| Dec 11, 2014
| 6:09 PM
Will Hill can routinely recite lines from the "Harry Potter" films, a familiarity bred from becoming a self-described homebody by abandoning a habit of frequenting nightclubs.
Hill has seen every movie in the "Hunger Games" trilogy. And the Ravens'...