Green Bay Packers Hall of Famer Bob Harlan has been honored with the re-dedication of a new plaza in his name.

Four players will be available during the NFL's supplemental draft Thursday.

Arizona Cardinals safety Tyrann Mathieu realizes plenty of people have advice for embattled Browns wide receiver Josh Gordon. But Mathieu also knows what it's like to battle addiction, so he's convinced that words of wisdom won't help Gordon unless he wants to make significant changes.

The National Football League has suspended Washington Redskins safety Tanard Jackson for a substance abuse violation for the fourth time in his career.

Washington Redskins safety Tanard Jackson has been suspended for a fourth time for violating the NFL's substance abuse policy.

It's the atmosphere more than the style of punting that will be different for Dallas Cowboys undrafted rookie free agent Cody Mandell.

It's the atmosphere more than the style of punting that will be different for Dallas Cowboys undrafted rookie free agent Cody Mandell.

DETROIT - Calvin Johnson grabs a chair, turns it around and sits. His mother, Dr. Arica Johnson, has just finished giving a world-class presentation to five young men who have been awarded thousands of dollars in scholarships through her son's foundation.

A blogger hired by the Washington Redskins to defend the team's name has quit after two weeks.

Peyton for President?

Cleveland Browns Pro Bowl player Jordan Cameron will no longer be pigeonholed based on his Twitter bio, because he made a notable change to it recently.

Say this for the Indianapolis Colts, they don't go quietly.

Browns Hall of Fame running back Jim Brown says his 1964 NFL championship ring being auctioned online was stolen from him.

Cleveland Browns hall of fame running back Jim Brown says a 1964 NFL championship ring listed for sale in an online auction was stolen from him more than 40 years ago.

The National Football League is one step closer to closing the books on a landmark concussion lawsuit.

Calling it a "significant improvement" over an earlier proposal, a federal judge in Philadelphia granted preliminary approval Monday to the National Football League's second settlement offer to former players who sued the league over concussion-related health problems.

Hall of famer Cris Carter believes the Cleveland Browns should give All-Pro wide receiver Josh Gordon a life-changing wake-up call by cutting him, but former NFL coach Herm Edwards disagrees.

A federal judge has granted preliminary approval of a revised settlement agreement between the NFL and former players who sued the league over concussions.

A federal judge in Philadelphia granted preliminary approval Monday to the National Football League's $765 million settlement offer for former players seeking damages for concussion-related injuries.

Recovery is for those who want it, not those who need it.

Before he walked away from the football team at Brown, before he bailed on a job as a fashion buyer and before he rose through the Minnesota Vikings front office, Jamaal Stephenson had no plans for a career in football, and he certainly had no idea he would one day play a role in the Vikings drafting college stars such as Teddy Bridgewater and Xavier Rhodes.

The Carolina Panthers lost more than their longtime left tackle and all-time receiving leader when Jordan Gross retired and Steve Smith was released during the offseason.

From the smooth, almost laid-back approaches of Lovie Smith and Jim Caldwell to the fiery passion of Mike Zimmer, new NFL coaches are reshaping the environments of their teams.

Shortly after Andrew Luck returned from the Manning Passing Academy in Louisiana in the summer of 2010, Stanford coach Jim Harbaugh had a few questions for his highly coveted quarterback.

Cleveland Browns wide receiver Josh Gordon is in trouble again.

Cleveland Browns wide receiver Josh Gordon was arrested and charged with driving while intoxicated after speeding down a street in Raleigh on Saturday, bringing the troubled Pro Bowler's already cloudy future into more doubt.

He might be a Chicago Bears fan, but Austin Scheutz proudly displays a Packers foam cheesehead at least once a year.

The Atlanta Falcons have placed receiver Drew Davis on the physically unable to perform list for training camp after recent foot surgery.

Indianapolis Colts backup wide receiver LaVon Brazill has been suspended for the 2014 season for violating the NFL's substance-abuse policy.

The National Football League has suspended Indianapolis Colts wide receiver LaVon Brazill for at least one year without pay for violating the league's policy and program for substances of abuse.

The NFL suspended Chiefs backup offensive lineman Rokevious Watkins for four games Thursday for violating its substance-abuse policy.

Dion Jordan of the Miami Dolphins has been suspended for the first four games of the season after testing positive for a stimulant prohibited under the NFL's policy on use of performance-enhancing substances.

Miami Dolphins defensive end Dion Jordan has been suspended without pay for the first four games of the 2014 season for violating the NFL's policy on performance enhancing substances.

In the first objection to the revised National Football League concussion settlement, seven retired players claim the proposed agreement is riddled with "fatal defects" that "render it anything but fair."

After writing about the need for Washington's NFL franchise to drop its racist nickname, I heard from dozens of readers who said they had never met a Native American who opposed the Redskins moniker.

We mostly forget about our distant sports stars, don't we? They were such a big a part of our past, they entertained us, we cheered them sometimes for years, but then when it's time they don't so much retire as disappear. They are replaced. Faded by degrees. Gone.

The owners of the Buffalo Sabres have hired a high-profile investment banker to lead their potential bid to buy the Buffalo Bills.

The Saints' Jimmy Graham and the NFL Players Association were dealt a setback Wednesday when an arbitrator ruled that he can only be considered a tight end for the purposes of his franchise tag designation.

Jimmy Graham is officially a tight end.

Kiko Alonso's season is over before it even began after the Buffalo Bills starting linebacker was diagnosed with a torn ligament in his left knee.

Rod Marinelli might have had the toughest job in football with star linebacker Sean Lee.

The Dallas Cowboys have long placed a premium on their backup quarterbacks.

An Army veteran who lost both legs and an arm in Afghanistan three years ago is having a "smart home" built on Staten Island with the help of a $1 million donation from New York Jets owner Woody Johnson.

The Buffalo Bills say linebacker Kiko Alonso, who led the team in tackles last season as a rookie, has suffered a knee injury while working out in Oregon.

The Buffalo Bills can't get a break even when they're off.

Aldon Smith's uncertain legal fate won't be compounded by criminal charges related to the 49ers linebacker's April arrest on suspicion of making a fake bomb threat at Los Angeles International Airport.

In need of an option at an injury-depleted middle linebacker spot, the Dallas Cowboys have acquired the rights to former first-round pick Rolando McClain in a trade with the Baltimore Ravens.

Is Cleveland Browns rookie quarterback Johnny Manziel really tired of the attention and hype that he complained about Friday during the NFL Rookie Symposium?

Brian Hoyer's precarious grip on the Browns' starting job — and rookie Johnny Manziel's presence — makes it tough to negotiate a new contract for the quarterback.

The Dallas Cowboys have acquired the rights to former Baltimore linebacker Rolando McClain and are placing Sean Lee on season-ending injured reserve with a torn knee ligament.

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