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  • Houston WR Andre Johnson reports to camp

    Houston WR Andre Johnson reports to camp

    Friday, July 25 2014 12:36 PM EDT2014-07-25 16:36:14 GMT
    Andre Johnson is back with the Houston Texans, saying he reported to camp simply because he loves the game.
    Andre Johnson is back with the Houston Texans, saying he reported to camp simply because he loves the game.
  • Lynch expected to hold out from Seahawks camp

    Lynch expected to hold out from Seahawks camp

    Thursday, July 24 2014 11:24 PM EDT2014-07-25 03:24:14 GMT
    Marshawn Lynch is not expected to be present for the first day of the Seattle Seahawks' training camp according to close friend and former teammate Michael Robinson.
    Marshawn Lynch isn't expected to be present for the first day of the Seattle Seahawks' training camp, close friend and former teammate Michael Robinson said Thursday.
  • AP Source: NFL stadium sites explored in Toronto

    AP Source: NFL stadium sites explored in Toronto

    Thursday, July 24 2014 11:23 PM EDT2014-07-25 03:23:56 GMT
    A person close to the situation says a Buffalo Bills prospective ownership group that includes rocker Jon Bon Jovi has conducted a feasibility study into buying the NFL franchise and building a stadium in Toronto.
    A Buffalo Bills prospective ownership group that includes rocker Jon Bon Jovi has conducted a feasibility study into buying the NFL franchise and building a stadium in Toronto, a person close to the situation said.
  • NYC official: Thieves got into 1K StubHub accounts

    NYC official: Thieves got into 1K StubHub accounts

    Thursday, July 24 2014 11:05 PM EDT2014-07-25 03:05:13 GMT
    A law enforcement official and online marketplace StubHub say cyber thieves got into more than 1,000 customers' accounts and fraudulently bought tickets for events.
    Some of the hottest tickets in town - to Broadway hits, Jay-Z and Justin Timberlake concerts, a New York Yankees-Boston Red Sox game - were snapped up by an international ring of cyber thieves who commandeered more than...
  • Cowboys' Romo happy to spend hours nursing back

    Cowboys' Romo happy to spend hours nursing back

    Thursday, July 24 2014 10:51 PM EDT2014-07-25 02:51:54 GMT
    Tony Romo paused to add up how long it would take to coddle his surgically repaired back on the first day of training camp.
    Tony Romo paused to add up how long it would take to coddle his surgically repaired back on the first day of training camp.
  • AP source: Gordon to meet with league Aug. 1

    AP source: Gordon to meet with league Aug. 1

    Thursday, July 24 2014 8:52 PM EDT2014-07-25 00:52:36 GMT
    A person with knowledge of the meeting tells The Associated Press that Cleveland Browns wide receiver Josh Gordon will have a hearing with NFL officials in New York on Aug. 1.
    The Browns may soon learn whether they'll have Josh Gordon this season.
  • Pack prez hopeful Favre returns for game this year

    Pack prez hopeful Favre returns for game this year

    Thursday, July 24 2014 6:53 PM EDT2014-07-24 22:53:36 GMT
    Flush with cash, the Packers have a 112,000 name-long waiting list for season tickets filled with die-hards eager to see a team that figures to be an NFC contender for years to come.
    Flush with cash, the Packers have a 112,000 name-long waiting list for season tickets filled with die-hards eager to see a team that figures to be an NFC contender for years to come.
  • Falcons WR White agrees to 4-year extension

    Falcons WR White agrees to 4-year extension

    Thursday, July 24 2014 5:52 PM EDT2014-07-24 21:52:53 GMT
    On the eve of training camp, the Atlanta Falcons have agreed to terms on a new contract with receiver Roddy White.
    The Atlanta Falcons agreed to a four-year extension with receiver Roddy White on the eve of training camp on Thursday.
  • 2 Texas football players charged with sex assault

    2 Texas football players charged with sex assault

    Thursday, July 24 2014 5:23 PM EDT2014-07-24 21:23:32 GMT
    Two University of Texas football players were arrested and charged Thursday with felony sexual assault after a female student said she was raped in a campus dorm room last month.
    Two University of Texas football players were arrested and charged Thursday with felony sexual assault after a female student said she was raped in a campus dorm room last month.
  • Manning getting used to new faces on Broncos

    Manning getting used to new faces on Broncos

    Thursday, July 24 2014 3:54 PM EDT2014-07-24 19:54:27 GMT
    Though his physical condition is no longer a big question mark for Peyton Manning, when he looks around at training camp, he must feel like he's starting over again.
    Though his physical condition is no longer a big question mark for Peyton Manning, when he looks around at training camp, he must feel like he's starting over again.
  • Titans agree with NFL's last unsigned draft pick

    Titans agree with NFL's last unsigned draft pick

    Thursday, July 24 2014 3:35 PM EDT2014-07-24 19:35:32 GMT
    The Tennessee Titans have agreed to terms with left tackle Taylor Lewan, making the 11th overall selection out of Michigan the last of this year's draft picks to reach a deal.
    The Tennessee Titans agreed to terms with left tackle Taylor Lewan on Thursday, making the 11th overall selection out of Michigan the last of this year's draft picks to reach a deal.
  • Suspended WR Blackmon arrested on drug complaint

    Suspended WR Blackmon arrested on drug complaint

    Thursday, July 24 2014 2:55 PM EDT2014-07-24 18:55:43 GMT
    Suspended Jacksonville Jaguars wide receiver Justin Blackmon has been arrested in Oklahoma on a complaint of marijuana possession.
    The Jacksonville Jaguars have no plans to part ways with troubled receiver Justin Blackmon.
  • Ravens RB Rice receives 2-game suspension from NFL

    Ravens RB Rice receives 2-game suspension from NFL

    Thursday, July 24 2014 2:21 PM EDT2014-07-24 18:21:55 GMT
    Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice has received a two-game suspension from the NFL following his offseason arrest for domestic violence.
    Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice received a two-game suspension from the NFL on Thursday following his offseason arrest for domestic violence.
  • Man United buries Galaxy 7-0 in Van Gaal's debut

    Man United buries Galaxy 7-0 in Van Gaal's debut

    Thursday, July 24 2014 2:59 AM EDT2014-07-24 06:59:55 GMT
    Manchester United made an impressive debut under coach Louis van Gaal on Wednesday night, with Wayne Rooney scoring twice late in the first half of a 7-0 victory over the LA Galaxy.
    Although Louis van Gaal intends to restore Manchester United to its former international glory, even the veteran coach was impressed when his new club scored a virtual touchdown at the Rose Bowl.
  • Chiefs, running back Jamaal Charles reach deal

    Chiefs, running back Jamaal Charles reach deal

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 11:02 PM EDT2014-07-24 03:02:21 GMT
    By DAVE SKRETTA AP Sports Writer Pro Bowl running back Jamaal Charles has reached a two-year contract extension with the Kansas City Chiefs.
    Pro Bowl running back Jamaal Charles has agreed to a contract extension with the Kansas City Chiefs.
  • Stonestreet: Acceptance will grow for gay athletes

    Stonestreet: Acceptance will grow for gay athletes

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 8:34 PM EDT2014-07-24 00:34:14 GMT
    Actor Eric Stonestreet predicts that one day, it's not going to take an act of courage for an openly gay person to play in the NFL.
    Actor Eric Stonestreet predicts that one day, it's not going to take an act of courage for an openly gay person to play in the NFL.
  • Broncos owner giving up control due to Alzheimer's

    Broncos owner giving up control due to Alzheimer's

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 5:46 PM EDT2014-07-23 21:46:53 GMT
    Denver Broncos owner Pat Bowlen is giving up control of the team as he battles Alzheimer's disease.
    Even as dementia began to rob him of some of his fondest memories over the past few years, Denver Broncos owner Pat Bowlen reported to work every day to oversee multimillion-dollar upgrades to the team's training...
  • Gronk cleared to play at Patriots training camp

    Gronk cleared to play at Patriots training camp

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 4:32 PM EDT2014-07-23 20:32:00 GMT
    Rob Gronkowski has been cleared to play at the New England Patriots training camp.
    Rob Gronkowski was a training camp spectator last summer while recovering from surgery.
  • Wayne hoping Colts get off to faster start in 2014

    Wayne hoping Colts get off to faster start in 2014

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 2:24 PM EDT2014-07-23 18:24:14 GMT
    Reggie Wayne wants the Colts to live this season in the fast lane.
    Reggie Wayne wants the Colts to live this season in the fast lane.
  • Bills DT Marcell Dareus wants to earn team's trust

    Bills DT Marcell Dareus wants to earn team's trust

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 1:52 PM EDT2014-07-23 17:52:10 GMT
    Bills defensive tackle Marcell Dareus can finally start focusing on football again, even though he spent much of Wednesday riding a stationary bike on the sideline.
    Bills defensive tackle Marcell Dareus can finally start focusing on football again, even though he spent much of Wednesday riding a stationary bike on the sideline.
  • Jets eliminating paper season tickets

    Jets eliminating paper season tickets

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 9:20 PM EDT2014-07-23 01:20:50 GMT
    The New York Jets are doing away with paper tickets for season ticket holders, while offering those fans a rewards plan for showing up regularly and behaving properly.
    The New York Jets are doing away with paper tickets for season ticket holders and offering those fans a rewards plan for showing up regularly and behaving properly.
  • TCU's Fields investigated for alleged assault

    TCU's Fields investigated for alleged assault

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 8:20 PM EDT2014-07-23 00:20:43 GMT
    TCU suspended defensive end Devonte Fields on Tuesday pending the results of a police investigation into whether he punched a former girlfriend in the head and threatened her with a gun while shouting, "I should...
    TCU suspended defensive end Devonte Fields on Tuesday pending the results of a police investigation into whether he punched a former girlfriend in the head and threatened her with a gun while shouting, "I should blast you!"
  • Seahawks start atop AP Pro32 rankings

    Seahawks start atop AP Pro32 rankings

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 5:32 PM EDT2014-07-22 21:32:33 GMT
    The Seattle Seahawks start the preseason right where they ended last season, as the No. 1 team in the AP Pro32 NFL power rankings.
    The Seattle Seahawks start the preseason right where they ended last season, as the No. 1 team in the AP Pro32 NFL power rankings.
  • Paterno son, other former assistant sue Penn State

    Paterno son, other former assistant sue Penn State

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 5:21 PM EDT2014-07-22 21:21:48 GMT
    A son of late Penn State football coach Joe Paterno has sued the university over his dismissal from its coaching staff two years ago, saying he has been unfairly linked to the Jerry Sandusky child molestation scandal.
    A son of late Penn State football coach Joe Paterno has sued the university over his dismissal from its coaching staff two years ago, saying he has been unfairly linked to the Jerry Sandusky child molestation scandal.
  • T.J. Ward hearing on Denver assault charge delayed

    T.J. Ward hearing on Denver assault charge delayed

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 11:44 AM EDT2014-07-22 15:44:37 GMT
    Broncos safety T.J. Ward is scheduled to be in court for charges stemming from an incident at a strip club.
    A court hearing for Broncos safety T.J. Ward on charges stemming from an incident at a strip club has been delayed until next month.
  • Big 12 commish's dire warning about pending change

    Big 12 commish's dire warning about pending change

    Monday, July 21 2014 11:53 PM EDT2014-07-22 03:53:20 GMT
    Big 12 Commissioner Bob Bowlsby had a dire warning Monday for anyone who likes intercollegiate athletics the way they are now.
    Big 12 Commissioner Bob Bowlsby had a dire warning Monday for anyone who likes intercollegiate athletics the way they are now.
  • Bills DT Dareus to enter substance abuse program

    Bills DT Dareus to enter substance abuse program

    Monday, July 21 2014 9:01 PM EDT2014-07-22 01:01:56 GMT
    Marcell Dareus' attorney says the Buffalo Bills' defensive tackle has agreed to enter an NFL substance abuse program in a bid to have felony drug charges in Alabama dismissed.
    Bills defensive tackle Marcell Dareus agreed to enter an NFL substance abuse program in a bid to have felony drug charges in Alabama dismissed, his attorney said on Monday.
  • Manziel scores as NFL's top-selling jersey

    Manziel scores as NFL's top-selling jersey

    Monday, July 21 2014 7:12 PM EDT2014-07-21 23:12:26 GMT
    Second on Cleveland's depth chart, Johnny Manziel already tops one NFL list.
    Second on Cleveland's depth chart, Johnny Manziel already tops one NFL list.
  • Eagles player charged with shoving Arizona officer

    Eagles player charged with shoving Arizona officer

    Monday, July 21 2014 7:12 PM EDT2014-07-21 23:12:23 GMT
    A Philadelphia Eagles player is facing charges in Arizona after authorities say he pushed a police officer investigating a bar brawl.
    A Philadelphia Eagles player is facing charges in Arizona after authorities say he pushed a police officer investigating a bar brawl.
  • Former NFLers: Painkillers easy to get up to 2012

    Former NFLers: Painkillers easy to get up to 2012

    Monday, July 21 2014 12:21 PM EDT2014-07-21 16:21:34 GMT
    By JIM LITKE AP Sports Writer Dozens of former players joining a lawsuit against the NFL say teams kept handing out powerful painkillers and other drugs with few - if any- safeguards as recently...
    By JIM LITKE AP Sports Writer Dozens of former players joining a lawsuit against the NFL say teams kept handing out powerful painkillers and other drugs with few - if any- safeguards as recently as 2012....
  • Vikings suspend Priefer for 3 games

    Vikings suspend Priefer for 3 games

    Monday, July 21 2014 8:21 AM EDT2014-07-21 12:21:06 GMT
    The Minnesota Vikings will suspend special teams coordinator Mike Priefer without pay for three games this season and donate $100,000 to lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender rights groups, in response to former...
    The Minnesota Vikings will suspend special teams coordinator Mike Priefer without pay for three games this season and donate $100,000 to lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender rights groups, in response to former punter...
  • AP sources: Bon Jovi part of group eyeing Bills

    AP sources: Bon Jovi part of group eyeing Bills

    Friday, July 18 2014 8:22 PM EDT2014-07-19 00:22:33 GMT
    By JOHN WAWROW AP Sports Writer Three people who have reviewed documents concerning the sale of the Buffalo Bills say a Toronto group that includes rocker Jon Bon Jovi is interested in buying the...
    Rocker Jon Bon Jovi is part of a Toronto group that has retained a banking firm and submitted paperwork expressing interest in buying the Buffalo Bills, three people who have reviewed documents regarding the sale process...
  • 5 former NFL players sue union over concussions

    5 former NFL players sue union over concussions

    Friday, July 18 2014 6:08 PM EDT2014-07-18 22:08:19 GMT
    Former NFL players Christian Ballard and Gregory Westbrooks are suing the union for not providing accurate information about the risk of head injuries.
    Five former NFL players, including six-time Pro Bowl defensive end Neil Smith, are suing the union for not providing accurate information about the risk of head injuries.
  • NFL to restrict evaluations of underclassmen

    NFL to restrict evaluations of underclassmen

    Friday, July 18 2014 1:59 PM EDT2014-07-18 17:59:04 GMT
    The NFL will limit the number of underclassmen who can receive evaluations for the draft to five from a single school, although special exceptions will be allowed.
    The NFL will limit the number of underclassmen who can receive evaluations for the draft to five from a single school, although special exceptions will be allowed.
  • Sandusky son says victim's story sounded familiar

    Sandusky son says victim's story sounded familiar

    Friday, July 18 2014 12:42 PM EDT2014-07-18 16:42:23 GMT
    Hearing the first victim to take the witness stand against Jerry Sandusky helped push the former Penn State coach's adopted son Matthew to come forward with his own allegations of abuse, he said in a television...
    Hearing the first victim to take the witness stand against Jerry Sandusky helped push the former Penn State coach's adopted son Matthew to come forward with his own allegations of abuse, he said in a television interview.
  • Jerry Sandusky son alleges even worse abuse

    Jerry Sandusky son alleges even worse abuse

    Thursday, July 17 2014 11:12 PM EDT2014-07-18 03:12:39 GMT
    A son of child molestation convict Jerry Sandusky says Sandusky had a bedtime "ritual" at the family's central Pennsylvania home.
    Jerry Sandusky's adopted son Matthew said in a television interview Thursday that his sexual abuse at the former Penn State coach's hands consisted of oral sex, a more serious allegation than he made to detectives...
  • CBS won't dictate use of Redskins name on the air

    CBS won't dictate use of Redskins name on the air

    Thursday, July 17 2014 8:40 PM EDT2014-07-18 00:40:21 GMT
    CBS won't dictate to its announcers whether or not to use the nickname of Washington's NFL franchise during televised games this season.
    CBS won't dictate to its announcers whether or not to use the nickname of Washington's NFL franchise during televised games this season.
  • 49ers open posh, high-tech stadium in Santa Clara

    49ers open posh, high-tech stadium in Santa Clara

    Thursday, July 17 2014 6:19 PM EDT2014-07-17 22:19:16 GMT
    The San Francisco have opened their new stadium in Santa Clara with a ribbon-cutting ceremony complete with all the opulence of their new home.
    San Francisco 49ers CEO Jed York got a little teary on his drive to Levi's Stadium on Thursday. His voice cracked while talking about taking his young son to games at the stadium for years to come.
  • Bama players motivated by sour ending to season

    Bama players motivated by sour ending to season

    Thursday, July 17 2014 5:53 PM EDT2014-07-17 21:53:05 GMT
    Alabama players have a different motivation going into this season.
    Alabama receiver Amari Cooper has been through the offseasons filled with talk of repeat national championships, and now he's endured one that began with sour memories not celebratory confetti showers.
  • Durant, Rousey win top athlete honors at ESPYs

    Durant, Rousey win top athlete honors at ESPYs

    Thursday, July 17 2014 12:13 AM EDT2014-07-17 04:13:35 GMT
    Kevin Durant has won two ESPY Awards, including male athlete of the year, and mixed martial arts star Ronda Rousey earned female athlete honors, becoming the first UFC fighter to claim a trophy in the biggest...
    Kevin Durant won two ESPY Awards, including male athlete of the year, and mixed martial arts star Ronda Rousey earned female athlete honors, becoming the first UFC fighter to claim a trophy in the biggest category at the...
  • Mother of 2 makes NFL cheerleading squad at age 40

    Mother of 2 makes NFL cheerleading squad at age 40

    Wednesday, July 16 2014 4:34 PM EDT2014-07-16 20:34:43 GMT
    She hadn't done splits and high kicks in years, but 40-year-old dance instructor Kriste Lewis set a lofty goal - to try out for the New Orleans Saints cheerleading squad, known as the Saintsations.
    She hadn't done splits and high kicks in years, but 40-year-old dance instructor Kriste Lewis set a lofty goal - to try out for the New Orleans Saints cheerleading squad, known as the Saintsations.
  • Ex-NFL player back in Calif. court on rape charges

    Ex-NFL player back in Calif. court on rape charges

    Wednesday, July 16 2014 3:16 AM EDT2014-07-16 07:16:00 GMT
    Former NFL All-Pro safety Darren Sharper was set to return to court in California on Wednesday for a pair of hearings as he faces sexual assault allegations in several states.
    Former NFL All-Pro safety Darren Sharper was set to return to court in California on Wednesday for a pair of hearings as he faces sexual assault allegations in several states.
  • Chris Kluwe's lawyer threatens to sue Vikings

    Chris Kluwe's lawyer threatens to sue Vikings

    Tuesday, July 15 2014 2:13 PM EDT2014-07-15 18:13:57 GMT
    Former Minnesota Vikings punter Chris Kluwe says the team has reneged on a promise to give him a copy of their investigation into his allegations of anti-gay conduct by a coach.
    Former Minnesota Vikings punter Chris Kluwe intends to sue the team over allegations of anti-gay conduct by a coach, his lawyer said Tuesday.
  • Saints confirm multiyear deal with Jimmy Graham

    Saints confirm multiyear deal with Jimmy Graham

    Tuesday, July 15 2014 10:48 AM EDT2014-07-15 14:48:24 GMT
    The New Orleans Saints have confirmed a multiyear contract with star tight end Jimmy Graham.
    The New Orleans Saints on Tuesday confirmed a multiyear contract with Jimmy Graham, ending a protracted holdout for the star tight end.
  • Kraft, Belichick interviewed in Hernandez probe

    Kraft, Belichick interviewed in Hernandez probe

    Tuesday, July 15 2014 10:10 AM EDT2014-07-15 14:10:08 GMT
    New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft and coach Bill Belichick were interviewed by police investigating a homicide in which former player Aaron Hernandez is a suspect.
    New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft and coach Bill Belichick were interviewed by police investigating a homicide in which former player Aaron Hernandez has been charged.
  • Haslam-owned truck-stop chain won't be charged

    Haslam-owned truck-stop chain won't be charged

    Tuesday, July 15 2014 5:16 AM EDT2014-07-15 09:16:53 GMT
    The truck-stop company owned by Cleveland Browns owner Jimmy Haslam and Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam may have put the worst behind it after federal attorneys agreed not to prosecute Pilot Flying J for cheating...
    The truck-stop company owned by Cleveland Browns owner Jimmy Haslam and Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam may have put the worst behind it after federal attorneys agreed not to prosecute Pilot Flying J for cheating customers.
  • Haslam-owned truck-stop chain to pay $92M fine

    Haslam-owned truck-stop chain to pay $92M fine

    Monday, July 14 2014 6:24 PM EDT2014-07-14 22:24:04 GMT
    Authorities say the truck-stop company owned by Cleveland Browns owner Jimmy Haslam and Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam has agreed to pay $92 million in fines for cheating customers out of promised rebates and discounts.
    The truck-stop company owned by Cleveland Browns owner Jimmy Haslam and Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam has agreed to pay a $92 million penalty for cheating customers out of promised rebates and discounts, authorities announced...
  • SEC's Slive continues push for Big Five autonomy

    SEC's Slive continues push for Big Five autonomy

    Monday, July 14 2014 2:50 PM EDT2014-07-14 18:50:33 GMT
    Southeastern Conference commissioner Mike Slive is confident the NCAA reform he's been pushing for years will take a big step toward becoming a reality in August.
    Southeastern Conference commissioner Mike Slive is confident the NCAA reform he's been pushing for years will take a big step toward becoming a reality in August.
  • Malzahn: Marshall 'embarrassed' after legal run-in

    Malzahn: Marshall 'embarrassed' after legal run-in

    Monday, July 14 2014 2:50 PM EDT2014-07-14 18:50:21 GMT
    Auburn coach Gus Malzahn says Nick Marshall will "suffer the consequences" but declined to elaborate on the punishment the quarterback will face after he was cited for possession of less than an ounce of marijuana...
    Auburn coach Gus Malzahn says quarterback Nick Marshall will "suffer the consequences" but isn't elaborating on what punishment he'll face after being cited for possession of less than an ounce of marijuana...
  • College Football Playoff's trophy is golden

    College Football Playoff's trophy is golden

    Monday, July 14 2014 2:50 PM EDT2014-07-14 18:50:10 GMT
    A rising gold football-shaped trophy will be the prize for the national champion in the new College Football Playoff.
    A rising gold football-shaped trophy will be the prize for the national champion in the new College Football Playoff.
  • Dawg Pound: Browns getting dog mascot 'Swagger'

    Dawg Pound: Browns getting dog mascot 'Swagger'

    Monday, July 14 2014 9:58 AM EDT2014-07-14 13:58:37 GMT
    Johnny Manziel's newest teammate with the Browns has four legs and can roll over on command.
    Johnny Manziel's newest teammate with the Browns has four legs and can roll over on command.
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