| Jun 2, 2015
| 4:12 AM
When the Ravens drafted Texas Southern cornerback Tray Walker in the fourth round of the NFL draft, they understood that he was in demand in the middle rounds.
Although he was regarded as a sleeper after not being invited to the NFL scouting combine,...
| Jun 1, 2015
| 5:02 PM
Halley's comet is rare, but it arrives pretty much on schedule, roughly every 75 years. The rare occurrences in sports are not so predictable. You might see a rare feat two or three times in a decade, then never again in your lifetime.
| May 21, 2015
| 2:09 PM
A lawsuit filed by a group of former NFL players alleges all 32 teams provided painkillers to players as part of a longstanding conspiracy aimed at keeping them on the field despite the health risks.
The lawsuit, filed Thursday in federal court in...
| May 28, 2015
| 5:37 PM
Adrian Peterson wants out of Minnesota.
The Vikings star running back went on a Twitter rant Thursday afternoon about the unfair nature of the NFL's non-guaranteed contracts before finally addressing his specific situation 10 tweets in.
But at that...
| May 29, 2015
| 10:20 AM
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Former New Orleans Saints player Darren Sharper pleaded guilty Friday in federal court in connection with allegations he drugged and assaulted women in four states, the latest development in the former Pro-Bowler's fall from...
| May 21, 2015
| 3:27 PM
BALTIMORE — Hundreds of former players have filed a lawsuit claiming all 32 NFL teams, their doctors, trainers and medical staffs obtained and provided painkillers to players — often illegally — as part of a decades-long conspiracy to...
| May 25, 2015
| 4:00 AM
The standoff between Adrian Peterson and the Vikings is expected to continue this week with the running back staying put in Texas while the team gathers for voluntary organized team activities in Minnesota.
Peterson has reportedly informed the...
| Apr 9, 2015
| 1:12 PM
The Tampa Bay Bucs and the Jacksonville Jaguars will play preseason games on national television, according to the rough preseason schedule released by the NFL on Thursday afternoon.
The Bucs are a national draw, since they have the No. 1 pick in the...
| Apr 8, 2015
| 10:10 PM
Marlin Chinn is leaving his position as an assistant with the Maryland women's basketball team to accept the head coaching job at Florida International. The move comes one day after former top assistant Tina Langley departed to become head coach at Rice....
| Apr 8, 2015
| 6:14 PM
The Miami Dolphins' search for a veteran receiver could lead to the return of Wes Welker, who played in Miami for three seasons early in his accomplished NFL career.
Welker, who is searching for a team to play his 12th season with, visited the Dolphins'...
| May 20, 2015
| 7:54 PM
The National Football League introduced a rules change this week that has folks all aflutter, mainly because it's the off-season and people can talk about Deflategate or, if you prefer, Ballghazi, only so long. As a former player in the NFL, I've been...