- Michael Sam, 1st openly gay NFL draftee, rejoins CFL team Updated: Jun-29-15 6:23 pm
MONTREAL - In the city where Jackie Robinson made the jump to the big leagues - and a country where gay marriage has been legal for a decade - Michael Sam has come to restart his football career.
- Michael Sam expected to rejoin Alouettes this weekend Updated: Jun-26-15 6:09 pm
MONTREAL - Michael Sam is ready to resume his pro football career.
- Former Pro Bowl guard, Bears assistant Stanfel dies Updated: Jun-25-15 9:35 pm
- Tennessee Titans' home field to be renamed Nissan Stadium Updated: Jun-25-15 4:48 pm
NASHVILLE, Tennessee - The Tennessee Titans' home field is changing its name from LP Field to Nissan Stadium.
- NFL players union complains about Pats disciplining Butler Updated: Jun-25-15 4:38 pm
NEW YORK - The NFL Players Association has complained to the league about whether the Patriots improperly disciplined cornerback Malcolm Butler during voluntary workouts.
- Brady waiting for Goodell decision after 10-hour hearing Updated: Jun-24-15 6:04 pm
FOXBOROUGH, Massachusetts - It's back to the waiting game for Tom Brady.
- Ex-NFL coach Haslett hired as Penn State's 'sounding board' Updated: Jun-24-15 12:28 pm
STATE COLLEGE, Pennsylvania - The coach who guided the New Orleans Saints through Hurricane Katrina has joined Penn State's football team as a consultant.
- After appeal, what's next in Brady deflated football saga? Updated: Jun-24-15 3:06 am
NEW YORK - After a 10-hour hearing, Tom Brady now must wait to find out if his appeal of a four-game suspension carried any weight with NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell.
- Life's playbook: NFL schools rookies on being a professional Updated: Jun-23-15 4:23 pm
BEREA, Ohio - To prepare rookies for life as professionals, the NFL is again providing a crash course filled with seminars, testimonials and advice on how to navigate the pitfalls of fame and fortune.
- Only Jaguars mascot in team history retires after 19 years Updated: Jun-23-15 12:32 pm
JACKSONVILLE, Florida - For the second time in franchise history, the Jacksonville Jaguars are looking for a new mascot.
- Browns awarded Terrelle Pryor, will try him at receiver Updated: Jun-22-15 6:38 pm
CLEVELAND - Terrelle Pryor believes he can be an NFL wide receiver. The Browns are giving him a chance to catch on with them.
- Lions sign veteran safety Taylor Mays Updated: Jun-22-15 6:14 pm
ALLEN PARK, Michigan - The Detroit Lions have signed free agent safety Taylor Mays.
- Richardson gives $100,000 to families of Charleston shooting Updated: Jun-20-15 10:51 pm
Jerry Richardson, the owner of the NFL's Carolina Panthers, has donated $100,000 to the families of the Charleston shooting to help cover burial costs of the victims.
- Brady's legacy faces next step in appeal to Goodell Updated: Jun-20-15 11:55 am
FOXBOROUGH, Massachusetts - Tom Brady grew from a sixth-round draft choice into one of the best quarterbacks in NFL history. Off the field, he's a celebrity with a supermodel wife and lucrative marketing deals.
- Former NFL player, Spanish-language TV pioneer dies at 77 Updated: Jun-19-15 9:31 pm
LAS CRUCES, New Mexico - Danny Villanueva, who was one of the NFL's first Latino kickers and a pioneer of Spanish-language television, has died. He was 77.
- Patriots sign top draft pick, DL Malcom Brown of Texas Updated: Jun-19-15 8:24 pm
FOXBOROUGH, Massachusetts - The New England Patriots have signed their first-round draft pick, defensive lineman Malcom Brown from Texas.
- Steelers cited as top public relations staff Updated: Jun-19-15 7:20 pm
The Pittsburgh Steelers have won the Pete Rozelle Award from the Professional Football Writers of America for having the most efficient public relations staff in the NFL.
- Titans sign 3rd-round draft pick Jeremiah Poutasi of Utah Updated: Jun-19-15 5:29 pm
NASHVILLE, Tennessee - The Tennessee Titans have signed rookie offensive tackle Jeremiah Poutasi of Utah, leaving quarterback Marcus Mariota as their only draft pick still unsigned.
- Polish prospect: Vikings give giant 27-year-old tackle a try Updated: Jun-19-15 5:21 pm
EDEN PRAIRIE, Minnesota - Babatunde Aiyegbusi has limited American football experience in leagues in Germany and his native Poland. Yet the 27-year-old offensive tackle is getting a shot at the NFL.
- Chiefs head toward July with stable coaching staff, QB Updated: Jun-19-15 10:38 am
KANSAS CITY, Missouri - With minicamp over, the Chiefs are set to experience two major firsts when the team reports for training camp in late July.
- Saints see Spiller as perfect for Payton's playbook Updated: Jun-18-15 11:10 pm
METAIRIE, Louisiana - New Orleans Saints running back C.J. Spiller spent much of his youth on baseball diamonds, where coaches sought to take advantage of his quick first step, range and sure hands by playing him at shortstop and center field.
- Rivera pleased with QB Newton's development this offseason Updated: Jun-18-15 10:00 pm
CHARLOTTE, North Carolina - Ron Rivera said the Carolina Panthers are well ahead of where they were last season in terms of preparation for the season in large part due to the health of quarterback Cam Newton.
- QB Matthew Stafford not dwelling on tough playoff loss Updated: Jun-18-15 8:26 pm
ALLEN PARK, Michigan - Matthew Stafford tries not to spend too much time thinking about how close his Detroit Lions came to an elusive victory in the postseason.
- Russell Wilson remains silent on contract talks with Seattle Updated: Jun-18-15 8:05 pm
RENTON, Washington - Russell Wilson wouldn't budge much Thursday when asked about his ongoing contract negotiations after the Seattle Seahawks finished up minicamp.
- Dez Bryant joins Dallas Cowboys for last day of minicamp Updated: Jun-18-15 7:54 pm
ARLINGTON, Texas - Dez Bryant has indicated that he would be willing to miss regular-season games without a new long-term contract from the Dallas Cowboys.