| 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...
| 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 9, 2015
| 11:25 AM
USC tight end Randall Telfer and linebacker J.R. Tavai have been selected to play in the NFLPA Collegiate Bowl on Jan. 17 at StubHub Center.
Telfer caught 21 passes, two for touchdowns, during the 2014 season, while Tavai made 53 tackles, including...
| Dec 2, 2014
| 12:45 PM
"Everybody deserves a second chance" seems to be the line regarding Ray Rice's reinstatement to the National Football League following his successful appeal ("What the Ravens knew," Dec. 1). He is now eligible to play again upon signing a new contract,...
| Dec 2, 2014
| 7:00 PM
A tearful NFL official pledged to lawmakers on Capitol Hill on Tuesday that the league was taking seriously the recent domestic violence cases that have tarnished its image and led to questions about whether it has created a culture that tolerates such...
| Dec 3, 2014
| 4:48 PM
Janay Rice, the wife of running back Ray Rice, said the Baltimore Ravens suggested that she apologize for her role in the incident in the wake of the arrest of her husband for an incident of domestic violence.
The Ravens denied that Wednesday, saying...
| Dec 10, 2014
| 1:21 PM
In an exclusive interview with NBC, NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell says that "of course" he made mistakes in handling the Ray Rice scandal but that the domestic abuse problem is bigger than the NFL.
"This is a societal problem," Goodell tells NBC's Peter...
| 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'...
| Dec 12, 2014
| 3:28 PM
The suspension of Adrian Peterson was upheld by an arbitrator Friday, meaning the Minnesota Vikings star will remain banned from the NFL until at least April 15.
Hearing the appeal was Harold Henderson, the league’s former vice president for labor...
| Dec 12, 2014
| 2:48 PM
Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson's season-long suspension has been upheld by NFL-appointed arbitrator Harold Henderson, the league announced Friday.
Peterson was suspended for the rest of the season by commissioner Roger Goodell on Nov....
| Dec 15, 2014
| 9:39 AM
Adrian Peterson’s fight with the NFL continued Monday, as the players union filed suit in federal court on behalf of the Minnesota Vikings star.
As expected, the NFL Players Assn. filed suit in U.S. District Court in Minnesota, arguing that...