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    NFL owners speak out in support of players against Donald Trump

    NFL owners speak out in support of players against Donald Trump


    The two sides in the nation's most popular professional sports league united on Saturday in a manner unseen in years, sounding a resolute chord in decrying President Donald Trump's remarks about players kneeling during the national...

    The two sides in the nation's most popular professional sports league united on Saturday in a manner unseen in years, sounding a resolute chord in decrying President Donald Trump's remarks about players kneeling during the national anthem.

    NFL commissioner, players' union angrily denounce Donald Trump

    NFL commissioner, players' union angrily denounce Donald Trump


    The National Football League and its players' union on Saturday angrily denounced President Donald Trump for suggesting that owners fire players who kneel during the national anthem and that fans consider walking out in protest "when somebody disrespects...

    The National Football League and its players' union on Saturday angrily denounced President Donald Trump for suggesting that owners fire players who kneel during the national anthem and that fans consider walking out in protest "when somebody disrespects our flag."

    Trump wants NFL players who protest anthem 'fired'

    Trump wants NFL players who protest anthem 'fired'


    President Donald Trump says National Football League owners should fire players who kneel during the national anthem. And he's encouraging spectators to walk out in...

    President Donald Trump says National Football League owners should fire players who kneel during the national anthem. And he's encouraging spectators to walk out in protest.

    Rams' thrilling victory over 49ers goes down to the wire

    Rams' thrilling victory over 49ers goes down to the wire


    Jared Goff threw for 292 yards and three touchdowns and Todd Gurley ran for two TDs and caught another to help the Los Angeles Rams put up another big offensive performance with a 41-39 victory over the San Francisco...

    Jared Goff threw for 292 yards and three touchdowns and Todd Gurley ran for two TDs and caught another to help the Los Angeles Rams put up another big offensive performance with a 41-39 victory over the San Francisco 49ers.

    Aaron Hernandez's brain showed 'severe' case of CTE: Lawyer

    Aaron Hernandez's brain showed 'severe' case of CTE: Lawyer


    Aaron Hernandez's lawyer says the former New England Patriots tight end's brain showed severe signs of the degenerative brain disease chronic traumatic...

    Aaron Hernandez's lawyer says the former New England Patriots tight end's brain showed severe signs of the degenerative brain disease chronic traumatic encephalopathy.

    Bernie Casey, pro footballer turned actor, dies at 78

    Bernie Casey, pro footballer turned actor, dies at 78


    Bernie Casey, a professional football player turned poet, painter and actor known for parts in films such as Revenge of the Nerds and I'm Gonna Git You Sucka, has died. He was...

    Bernie Casey, a professional football player turned poet, painter and actor known for parts in films such as Revenge of the Nerds and I'm Gonna Git You Sucka, has died. He was 78.

    Stafford throws 2 TDs as Lions beat Giants, Beckham

    Stafford throws 2 TDs as Lions beat Giants, Beckham


    Matthew Stafford threw for two touchdowns, rookie Jamal Agnew broke the game open with an 88-yard punt return in the fourth quarter and the Detroit Lions beat the New York Giants 24-10 on Monday...

    Matthew Stafford threw for two touchdowns, rookie Jamal Agnew broke the game open with an 88-yard punt return in the fourth quarter and the Detroit Lions beat the New York Giants 24-10 on Monday night.

    Texas judge denies NFL bid to reinstate Ezekiel Elliott suspension

    Texas judge denies NFL bid to reinstate Ezekiel Elliott suspension


    A federal judge in Texas has denied the NFL's request to suspend his injunction that blocked a six-game suspension for Dallas Cowboys running back Ezekiel...

    A federal judge in Texas has denied the NFL's request to suspend his injunction that blocked a six-game suspension for Dallas Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott.

    Cowboys are world's most valuable team at $4.8 billion US

    Cowboys are world's most valuable team at $4.8 billion US


    The Dallas Cowboys are the top-valued team in the world. Forbes magazine reports the Cowboys' worth increased to 4.8 billion US, more than $1 billion ahead of the Second-overall New York...

    The Dallas Cowboys are the top-valued team in the world. Forbes magazine reports the Cowboys' worth increased to 4.8 billion US, more than $1 billion ahead of the Second-overall New York Yankees.

    Falcons dominate Packers in statement NFC championship rematch

    Falcons dominate Packers in statement NFC championship rematch


    Matt Ryan and the Atlanta Falcons picked up where they left off against the Green Bay Packers, building a big halftime on the way to a dominating victory Sunday...

    Matt Ryan and the Atlanta Falcons picked up where they left off against the Green Bay Packers, building a big halftime on the way to a dominating victory Sunday night.

    NFL seeks quick action to get Ezekiel Elliott suspension reinstated

    NFL seeks quick action to get Ezekiel Elliott suspension reinstated


    The NFL is asking a federal appeals court to move quickly on its request to overrule a judge's injunction that blocked a six-game suspension for star Dallas Cowboys running back Ezekiel...

    The NFL is asking a federal appeals court to move quickly on its request to overrule a judge's injunction that blocked a six-game suspension for star Dallas Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott.

    Deshaun Watson leads Texans to victory in 1st NFL start

    Deshaun Watson leads Texans to victory in 1st NFL start


    Deshaun Watson ran 49 yards for a touchdown in his first NFL start and led the Houston Texans' depleted offence to a late clinching field goal in a 13-9 victory over the Cincinnati Bengals on Thursday...

    Deshaun Watson ran 49 yards for a touchdown in his first NFL start and led the Houston Texans' depleted offence to a late clinching field goal in a 13-9 victory over the Cincinnati Bengals on Thursday night.

    Buccaneers will host game in Tampa this week after Irma

    Buccaneers will host game in Tampa this week after Irma


    There will be football in Tampa this weekend, and the Buccaneers will finally get to start a season delayed by Hurricane Irma's wrath. Across the state, the home of the Miami Dolphins and University of Miami Hurricanes was declared safe following the...

    There will be football in Tampa this weekend, and the Buccaneers will finally get to start a season delayed by Hurricane Irma's wrath. Across the state, the home of the Miami Dolphins and University of Miami Hurricanes was declared safe following the storm.

    Bradford, Vikings spoil Adrian Peterson's return to Minnesota

    Bradford, Vikings spoil Adrian Peterson's return to Minnesota


    Sam Bradford started his second season with Minnesota in style, passing for 346 yards and three touchdowns to help the Vikings beat New Orleans 29-19 on Monday night and spoil Adrian Peterson's first game with the...

    Sam Bradford started his second season with Minnesota in style, passing for 346 yards and three touchdowns to help the Vikings beat New Orleans 29-19 on Monday night and spoil Adrian Peterson's first game with the Saints.

    NFL to appeal decision to block Ezekiel Elliott's suspension

    NFL to appeal decision to block Ezekiel Elliott's suspension


    The NFL is moving quickly in hopes of reversing a federal judge's decision that blocked the league's six-game suspension of Dallas Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott in a domestic violence case in...

    The NFL is moving quickly in hopes of reversing a federal judge's decision that blocked the league's six-game suspension of Dallas Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott in a domestic violence case in Ohio.

    Cowboys shackle Giants' offence to take opener

    Cowboys shackle Giants' offence to take opener


    Jason Witten scored the only touchdown while breaking the franchise record for yards receiving in the Cowboys' 19-3 season-opening victory over the Giants on Sunday...

    Jason Witten scored the only touchdown while breaking the franchise record for yards receiving in the Cowboys' 19-3 season-opening victory over the Giants on Sunday night.

    Cowboys' Beasley makes wild behind the back catch

    Cowboys' Beasley makes wild behind the back catch


    Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Cole Beasley is already in the running for catch of the year after making an insane behind the back grab on...

    Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Cole Beasley is already in the running for catch of the year after making an insane behind the back grab on Sunday.

    Anthem protests continue as NFL season starts in Kaepernick's absence

    Anthem protests continue as NFL season starts in Kaepernick's absence


    Colin Kaepernick's protest movement rolled on without him Sunday, as his fraternity marched in Detroit and players around the NFL sat or knelt during the national...

    Colin Kaepernick's protest movement rolled on without him Sunday, as his fraternity marched in Detroit and players around the NFL sat or knelt during the national anthem.

    NFL's safest helmet ever may not be enough to stop concussions

    NFL's safest helmet ever may not be enough to stop concussions


    The new NFL season kicks off in earnest this weekend and some players will be wearing the safest helmet the league has ever approved. But a concussion specialist says even that might not prevent players from sustaining head...

    The new NFL season kicks off in earnest this weekend and some players will be wearing the safest helmet the league has ever approved. But a concussion specialist says even that might not prevent players from sustaining head injuries.