| Jun 15, 2015
| 2:05 PM
The Falcons elected to take a massive salary cap hit and, on Monday, released former starting left tackle Sam Baker.
The team, which will take a cap hit of $ 9.2 million over this season and in 2016 as a post June 1 cut, turned down requests to have a...
| Jun 9, 2015
| 5:50 PM
RENTON, Wash. Richard Sherman met the assembled Seattle media Tuesday for the first time since acquiring a new title father.
Sherman's son, Rayden, was born four days after the Super Bowl, a development that has resulted in expected, and happily...
| Jun 4, 2015
| 5:46 AM
The Dolphins over-under is 8 1/2 wins, according to the on-line betting site Bovada.com, meaning Las Vegas expectations entering the 2015 are cut-and-pasted from most any year of the past decade.
That number is awful from this standpoint: Hitting the...
| Jun 3, 2015
| 1:09 AM
Carolina general manager Dave Gettleman believes Cam Newton can lead the Panthers to "the Promised Land" so he made the fifth-year quarterback the highest-paid player in franchise history.
He'll get no argument from Newton.
"I feel like I can get us...
| May 28, 2015
| 6:42 AM
After a fairly ho-hum playoff season so far, with the exception of that opening-rounder between the Clippers and Spurs and then the collapse of the Clippers against the Rockets, the NBA Finals between the Golden State Warriors and Cleveland Cavaliers...
| Apr 7, 2015
| 12:44 PM
The Southwestern setting at the Arizona Biltmore was casual, but the billionaires and multimillionaires weren't — most dressed in coats and ties for three days of closed-door sessions.
The 32 NFL owners were getting serious about an issue the...
| Apr 7, 2015
| 6:21 AM
Former NFL kicker Lawrence Tynes filed a lawsuit against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers on Monday, claiming in a press release the team created conditions that led to him contracting an infection that ended his career.
Tynes, who last played in the NFL in...
| Apr 9, 2015
| 6:52 PM
Charles Tillman’s storied 12-year tenure with the Bears officially ended Thursday. The two-time Pro Bowl cornerback agreed to a one-year contract with the Panthers, where he will be reunited with coach Ron Rivera.
Tillman exits as one of the...
| May 11, 2015
| 10:49 AM
Fox is counting on "Empire" to ignite its 2015-16 season launch of a fall slate that includes a revamped Tuesday comedy lineup and the return of midseason sleeper "The Last Man on Earth" on Sunday. And for the first time since 2002, Fox is also...
| Apr 26, 2015
| 5:00 PM
Sometimes harsh truths can be found hidden inside a harmless joke.
Cardinals General Manager Steve Keim provided one of those instances when he weighed in on off-field issues for prospects during his annual pre-draft press conference last week, saying...
| May 4, 2015
| 7:46 AM
As the 2000 Ravens embraced their defensive identity and a run-first offensive strategy, head coach Brian Billick -- coordinator of wide-open passing offenses in Minnesota -- joked that he'd been "pulled over to the dark side."
Almost 14 years later, an...