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NFL players talk about race with Harvard students

It was worth it, the Seattle cornerback said, because it gave him a chance to talk about the perception of black athletes to a wider audience.


Related Topix: Sports, Seattle Seahawks, NFL Football, Richard Sherman, NFC, NFC West, Michael Crabtree, San Francisco 49ers

5 hrs ago | News Herald

OSU's Hyde sees RB value slide

Last year marked the first time since the common draft began in 1967 that no running back was selected in Round 1. The two drafts before that saw one back taken in the first 27 picks: Trent Richardson, whom the Cleveland Browns traded 17 months after drafting him third overall.


Related Topix: Sports, Cleveland Browns, NFL Football, NCAA Sports, Carlos Hyde, Ohio State Buckeyes NCAA Football, NCAA Football, Ohio State University NCAA, Giovani Bernard, Eddie Lacy, Marshawn Lynch

9 hrs ago | Marin Independent Journal

Maurice Jones-Drew, James Jones join Oakland Raiders with point to prove

"A lot of people say you go to Oakland for your career to die,'' defensive end Justin Tuck said Tuesday as the Raiders began their offseason program.


Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Oakland Raiders, Darren McFadden, Marcel Reece, James Jones

13 hrs ago | CBS Local

Broncos' New Pass-Rush Tandem On Comeback Trail

Denver Broncos pass-rushers DeMarcus Ware and Von Miller are a lot alike. Both collect lots of sacks, hefty paychecks and plenty of accolades.


Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Denver Broncos, DeMarcus Ware, Von Miller, Sylvester Williams, Kevin Vickerson, Terrance Knighton

17 hrs ago | National Public Radio

Cardinals Player To Be Sentenced For Assault Plea

Arizona Cardinals linebacker Daryl Washington is scheduled to be sentenced Wednesday for his guilty plea to a charge that he assaulted a former girlfriend who is the mother of his daughter.


Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Daryl Washington, Arizona Cardinals

Tue Apr 22, 2014


Packers re-sign QB Flynn

Flynn, 28, was drafted by Green Bay in the seventh round in 2008 out of LSU and spent his first four seasons in the league with the Packers backing up Aaron Rodgers.

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Related Topix: Sports, Green Bay Packers, NFL Football, Aaron Rodgers

Rock Hill Herald

Panthers quarterback Cam Newton ready to move on after ankle surgery, roster shakeup

Panthers quarterback Cam Newton addressed the media Tuesday for the first time since his ankle surgery and the release of wide receiver Steve Smith.


Related Topix: Sports, Carolina Panthers, NFL Football, Steve Smith (Carolina Panthers), Cam Newton, Luke Kuechly, Brandon LaFell, Greg Hardy

National Public Radio

Redskins' Snyder Says Team Name Is 'Not An Issue'

Washington Redskins owner Dan Snyder said Tuesday it's time for people to "focus on reality" concerning Native American matters instead of criticizing the team's nickname.


Related Topix: Sports, NFC, Washington Redskins, NFC East, Robert Griffin III, DeSean Jackson

News 4 Jax

Russell Allen reveals he had a stroke during a game

Less than a week after getting cut by the Jaguars for failing a physical, Russell Allen revealed the specifics behind that diagnosis Tuesday morning.


Related Topix: Sports, Jacksonville Jaguars, NFL Football, Russell Allen


Apolo Ohno training to compete at Ironman

Back in his speedskating days, he might pedal all-out for 30 seconds then let his legs recover for a bit before repeating the interval.


Related Topix: Outdoor Recreation, Triathlon, Sports, Apolo Ohno, Winter Sports, Olympic Short Track, Olympics, Olympic Winter Games, Swimming, Hines Ward

WTOL-TV Toledo

Bengals' Huber starting to kick again

Kevin Huber has gained back the 15 pounds he lost while his jaw was wired shut, forcing him to drink his meals.


Related Topix: Sports, Kevin Huber, Cincinnati Bengals, NFL Football


Jets coach Ryan says it's time to deliver

The New York Jets coach is still plenty confident in his team, and he let them know that Monday when his players gathered at the team's facility in Florham Park, N.J., for their first set of voluntary workouts.


Related Topix: Sports, New York Jets, NFL Football, Chris Ivory, Bilal Powell, Eric Decker, Muhammad Wilkerson, Geno Smith


Seahawks acquire QB Terrelle Pryor

Oakland dealt quarterback Terrelle Pryor to the Seattle Seahawks on Monday for a seventh-round pick in next month's draft.


Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Oakland Raiders, Seattle Seahawks, Terrelle Pryor, Tarvaris Jackson, Russell Wilson, B.J Daniels


Peyton Manning says he and Gase didn't break NFL rules

Peyton Manning wants to clear up a couple of things about his recent visit to Tuscaloosa, Ala., that raised eyebrows at NFL headquarters and the hackles of some Tennessee fans.


Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Denver Broncos, Peyton Manning, DeMarcus Ware

Mon Apr 21, 2014


Raiders deal QB Pryor to Seahawks for pick

Pryor, 24, passed for 1,798 yards, seven touchdowns and 11 interceptions in 11 games for the Raiders last season.


Related Topix: Sports, Seattle Seahawks, NFL Football, Tarvaris Jackson, Russell Wilson, B.J Daniels


Giants announce Freeman signing

"I'm definitely excited about being a part of this great organization," Freeman said.


Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, New York Giants, Curtis Painter, Ryan Nassib


Chiefs players say playoff loss will fuel motivation in 2014

More than three frustrating months after their season ended in Indianapolis, the Kansas City Chiefs gathered for the start of offseason workouts on Monday and there was plenty of news for coach Andy Reid to deliver.


Related Topix: Sports, Kansas City Chiefs, NFL Football, Sanders Commings, Kyle Williams (San Francisco 49ers), Husain Abdullah, Dwayne Bowe, Derrick Johnson


Dalton expects big deal from Bengals

Cincinnati Bengals quarterback Andy Dalton said he is expecting a long-term contract extension because he is the face of the franchise.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Cincinnati Bengals, Andy Dalton, A.J Green, Philip Rivers, Ben Roethlisberger

Los Angeles Times

Keyshawn Johnson arrested on suspicion of battery on ex-girlfriend

Former USC and NFL football player Keyshawn Johnson was arrested early Monday at his Calabasas home on suspicion of misdemeanor domestic battery after reports of an incident involving his ex-girlfriend.


Related Topix: Sports, Keyshawn Johnson

CBS Local

Broncos' Mitch Unrein Signs His RFA Tender

Denver Broncos defensive tackle Mitch Unrein signed his one-year, $1.4 million restricted free agent tender Monday in time for the start of the team's offseason workout program.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Denver Broncos, Mitch Unrein, Tony Carter, Duke Ihenacho, Brandon Marshall