| Feb 26, 2015
| 11:37 AM
A federal judge has cleared the way for Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson to be reinstated, ruling that an NFL arbitrator "failed to meet his duty" in a child abuse case that shook the league.
U.S. District Judge David Doty issued his order...
| Feb 26, 2015
| 4:55 PM
Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson has scored a significant legal victory, although the NFL will keep him off the field by placing him on the commissioner's exempt list.
U.S. District Judge David Doty ruled Thursday that NFL arbitrator...
| Feb 21, 2015
| 8:50 PM
For two decades, billionaires, business leaders, Hollywood celebrities and high-powered politicians have taken turns trying to coax the NFL back to Los Angeles. Their efforts have been futile.
Football fans in the region, fatigued by broken promises and...
| Feb 24, 2015
| 10:56 AM
Is the NFL doing enough to hold teams and their owners accountable for stamping out domestic violence from within their franchises?
That's what two members of Congress are asking NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell in a letter asking him to clarify what...
| Feb 24, 2015
| 12:57 PM
WASHINGTON -- Two members of Congress have asked NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell to clarify whether teams can lose draft picks if they do not properly address domestic violence.
In a letter sent Tuesday to Goodell, Sen. Brian Schatz, a Democrat from...
| Mar 17, 2015
| 2:10 PM
NASCAR did the right thing by suspending Kurt Busch in February.
NASCAR did the right thing by reinstating Busch in March.
Domestic violence has risen as an important topic of discussion in all sports, and rightfully so. That always...
| Feb 22, 2015
| 6:56 PM
DAYTONA BEACH — After the controversy and consternation of the last few days and all the star-crossed buzzard's luck of the last few years, the Daytona 500 got just what it needed on Sunday.
A sunny honey of a day.
Hard, clean racing.
| Feb 20, 2015
| 8:30 AM
The Minnesota Vikings would be happy to bring back Adrian Peterson, based on recent comments made by several top members of the organization, from team president Mark Wilf down to Coach Mike Zimmer.
But the feeling might not be 100% mutual, based on...
| Feb 7, 2015
Chicago cannot embrace being called a football city and bristle at meeting the conditions to stage the 2015 NFL draft.
That's like running for office and complaining about the crowds. What did everybody expect?
Cities don't dance with the NFL and...
| Mar 16, 2015
| 9:56 AM
Jameis Winston may very well be the first name called by Roger Goodell at the NFL draft next month, but it looks like the former Florida State star will not be on hand to smile and pose for photos with the commissioner that night in Chicago.
| Mar 13, 2015
| 4:04 PM
A recent study of retired NFL players by Johns Hopkins medical researchers adds to growing evidence linking football with brain damage.
The study published last month in the journal Neurobiology of Disease focused on nine retired NFL players, but the...