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2 hrs ago | Daily Mail
Not smiling now! Adrian Peterson breaks cover after his arrest for whipping his four-year-old son - as Minnesota Governor says he should be suspended by the Vikings Boy, 17, is left in critical condition after he 'stopped breathing for FIVE MINUTES' when he was Tasered by cop during traffic stop Top general admits that US could put troops on ground for 'close combat advising' in fight against ISIS in Iraq CBS permanently pull Rihanna from NFL coverage after singer posts 'f*** you' tweet at being dropped 'because she is a victim of a domestic violence' What does your country really think about breastfeeding? From 'embarrassing' in China to 'natural' in America, how perspectives vary across the globe Bill Cosby had a vile temper, punched out comic Tommy Smothers and was a hard-partying philanderer caught in a love child scandal, reveals new book And it's only Day 2! Rosie O'Donnell shuts ... (more)
3 hrs ago | Marin Independent Journal
Anheuser-Busch, one of the NFL's biggest sponsors, says it isn't happy with the recent controversy that has engulfed the league. The beer giant issued a statement on Tuesday saying it was "disappointed and increasingly concerned" by recent incidents and was not yet satisfied with the league's response.
3 hrs ago | KIDK CBS 3
Anheuser-Busch is the first major National Football League sponsor to publicly criticize how the league is handling domestic violence controversies. "We are disappointed and increasingly concerned by the recent incidents that have overshadowed this NFL season," said the company's statement.
5 hrs ago | CBC News
A prosecutor says suspended Cleveland Browns wide receiver will receive probation and undergo a substance-abuse assessment after pleading guilty to a drunken-driving charge in North Carolina. A prosecutor said Tuesday that suspended Cleveland Browns receiver Josh Gordon will receive probation and undergo a substance-abuse assessment after pleading guilty to a drunken-driving charge in North Carolina.
6 hrs ago | Marin Independent Journal
CBS and Rihanna are splitting up, more fallout from the Ray Rice domestic violence incident and the turmoil it has caused for the NFL. The network said Tuesday it was permanently editing a song featuring Rihanna's voice out of its Thursday night NFL telecasts -- after the singer issued a profane tweet about it.
8 hrs ago | 4029TV.com
Former Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice will appeal his indefinite suspension, but reportedly is asking for commissioner Roger Goodell to recuse himself from the review. Goodell, who said Rice's version of events was "ambiguous" when the parties met prior to an initial suspension, turned over the New Orleans Saints bounty-related suspensions in 2012 to former commissioner Paul Tagliabue.
9 hrs ago | 103JAMZ.com
Rihanna is NOT happy about CBS pulling her musical intro to last week's "Thursday Night Football" game featuring the Baltimore Ravens. The singer had been set to be part of a pre-taped segment, but given her status as a domestic violence victim and the scandal involving suspended former Ravens sta r Ray Rice, the network opted to cut the song from the broadcast.
13 hrs ago | WTOC-TV Savannah
7, 2014, file photo, Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson warms up for an NFL football game against the St. . Vikings general manger Rick Spielman talks with reporters about the decision to allow Adrian Peterson to play on Sunday against the New Orleans Saints, Monday, Sept.
15, 2014, in Indianapolis. . Indianapolis Colts running back Ahmad Bradshaw celebrates after scoring on a one yard touchdown reception during the first half of an NFL football game against the Philadelphia Eagles Monday, Sept.
Activists have hijacked a CoverGirl ad campaign intended for female NFL fans in order to protest the league's mishandling of the Ray Rice domestic violence controversy. A picture of a woman CoverGirl was using on social media sites for its "Get Your Game Face On" campaign was changed.
Quarterback Robert Griffin III will be placed in a hard cast for two weeks and re-evaluated after extensive tests showed his dislocated ankle was not fractured. "It's not a fracture -- we'll know in a few more weeks how far he'll be out," coach Jay Gruden said.
Jailed televangelist and accused rapist Jim Bakker is back in business hawking survivalist kits including everything from padded clothing to buckets of beans to enema kits Adrian Peterson is REINSTATED by Minnesota Vikings and will play on Sunday despite child-abuse charge for 'beating his four-year-old son with a switch' 'They won because he took his life': Mother claims 14-year-old son who shot himself dead in school bathroom had been 'bullied for years' Suicidal MH370 pilot switched off oxygen supply to kill himself and is the SIXTH example of 'suicide flights', according to Kiwi Airlines boss Do you suffer from bloating and gut problems? From ditching bread to getting hypnotised, our revolutionary expert guide could change your life... 'I had to protect my family': Terrifying moment shop owner turned the tables and shot dead robber in gunfight across the aisles 'Every black parent in ... (more)
It is not the case that an NFL player is suspended or deactivated because of - or kept around despite - a pending criminal case each and every day. Just seems that way lately.
Cutler passed for three fourth-quarter touchdowns after much of Chicago's starting defense went down, and the Bears beat the San Francisco 49ers 28-20 Sunday night to spoil their Levi's Stadium debut. "We just kept plugging, we knew we had some good stuff," Cutler said.
In the middle of the chaotic and victorious Green Bay Packers locker room, Randall Cobb yelled out a new nickname for Jordy Nelson. More like a career-high 209 yards receiving for Green Bay's top receiver, including one long touchdown catch in crunch time.
Gates had three touchdown catches, including a spectacular, one-handed grab, and the Chargers controlled the tempo to keep Russell Wilson and Marshawn Lynch off the field to beat the Seahawks 30-21 victory Sunday.
Terrance Knighton batted away Alex Smith's fourth-and-goal pass to Dwayne Bowe with 15 seconds left, preserving the Broncos' 24-17 win over the scrappy Chiefs on Sunday. Aqib Talib's pick-6 was negated by Quanterus Smith's hold.
Updated: Tue Sep 16, 2014 04:46 pm
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