A look at Browns rookie quarterback Johnny Manziel's day at training camp.

The Dallas Cowboys are taking it easy with Tony Romo's back.

The Minnesota Vikings have hired the attorney who investigated the Miami Dolphins bullying scandal and another who played a prominent role in the fight for marriage equality to help in settlement talks with former punter Chris Kluwe.

Le'Veon Bell kept watching the tape over and over, equal parts pleased and puzzled by what he saw.

Sealver Siliga knows about trying to stand out in a crowd.

Joe Morgan's teammates and coaches say the New Orleans Saints receiver has looked "fast and healthy" in the early days of training camp.

Arizona Cardinals coach Bruce Arians says center Lyle Sendlein will be sidelined three weeks because of a calf injury. Sendlein hurt his left calf during the team's first practice in pads Monday.

Mike Tolbert is always ready for a good fight — even during the NFL offseason.

Safety Jairus Byrd practiced with the New Orleans Saints on Tuesday for the first time since his signing in March.

Panthers offensive lineman Travelle Wharton officially announced his retirement at a press conference at Wofford College, about 30 minutes from he grew up and started playing the game.

As Walter Jones started going through names to give his induction speech at the Pro Football Hall of Fame, he constantly came back to his son Walterius.

The Miami Dolphins' fourth training camp practice had just ended Tuesday, and new offensive coordinator Bill Lazor stepped before a media throng to address the state of the offense, his voice hoarse from hollering.

Welcome to Camp Confidence, where bold proclamations are among the annual rites of summer for the New York Jets.

Panthers rookie wide receiver Kelvin Benjamin says he woke up Tuesday morning feeling "like a new man" and plans to play in preseason games.

One of the jerseys Johnny Manziel wore during his Heisman Trophy-winning season at Texas A&M will be auctioned off this week.

The Seattle Seahawks have signed cornerback Terrell Thomas and offensive tackle Eric Winston.

Not too long ago, Miles Austin was on his way to becoming one of the elite wide receivers in the NFL.

The anointed starting quarterback for the Oakland Raiders is strengthening his hold on the position this training camp instead of losing it.

Josh Gordon has a new, high-profile teammate to help him fight the NFL.

The Seattle Seahawks have added depth to their offensive line by signing NFLPA president Eric Winston, and adding cornerback Terrell Thomas and wide receiver Randall Carroll.

Authorities say Arizona Cardinals linebacker John Abraham was arrested on a drunken driving charge a month ago in the Atlanta area.

The San Francisco 49ers have signed former Arizona Cardinals running back Alfonso Smith to a one-year deal.

The San Francisco 49ers have signed running back Alfonso Smith to a one-year contract.

Donald Trump says he is unlikely to be the next owner of the Buffalo Bills because he's "not going to do something totally stupid" to make the team his.

In Ben Roethlisberger's perfect world, he gets a rich contract extension before the NFL season opens Sept. 7 at Heinz Field against the Cleveland Browns and another world championship when it ends Feb. 1 in Super Bowl XLIX in Glendale, Ariz. But if he had to choose between the two, he would take another ring, No. 3, for his big right hand. That is the competitor inside him. Roethlisberger reported to camp in his second decade as the team's quarterback. If that doesn't make you feel old, nothing will. Roethlisberger knows he's fairly deep into the back nine of his football career. Now, more than ever, he is driven by wins and championships. The money is going to come, anyway.

BOURBONNAIS, Ill. - By Jared Allen's estimate, he made 46 calls the night of March 25. Forty-six frantic, excited, gotta-tell-someone calls.

Claude Humphrey wishes he could have made the Pro Football Hall of Fame "a long time ago where I could have actually enjoyed it more."

The 49ers addressed their injury-riddled running back corps Monday by agreeing to terms with former Arizona Cardinals running back Alfonso Smith, according to a league source.

NAPA, Calif. - Khalil Mack, after his first day of Oakland Raiders camp, seemed certain of one thing.

Menelik Watson's rookie season proved to be mostly a waste.

Jacksonville Jaguars guard Zane Beadles, who signed a five-year, $30 million free-agent contract in March, is giving back to his alma mater.

Peyton Manning isn't all business all the time. The star quarterback showed his lighter side Monday when he did a dorky dance during the team stretch when "Rocky Top" was blared through the loudspeakers at the Denver Broncos' training camp.

The Falcons were given the unusual go-ahead to tackle to the ground on the first day of full pads in training camp, and even rookie Prince Shembo could see that players were too excited to finally be hitting.

One of Tampa Bay's top priorities this offseason is improving one of the NFL's weakest pass rushes, an effort the Buccaneers launched with the signing of Michael Johnson in free agency.

Claude Humphrey wishes he could have made the Pro Football Hall of Fame "a long time ago where I could have actually enjoyed it more."

Morris Claiborne got on Terrance Williams' nerves the minute the competition started at training camp for the Dallas Cowboys.

The Chargers ended their first phase of training camp on Monday and are off until Wednesday.

Offensive lineman Travelle Wharton will announce his retirement in a press conference at Carolina Panthers training camp on Tuesday.

Standing a sturdy 6-foot-7, Packers pass rusher Julius Peppers poses an imposing sight to opposing linemen even without pads.

For an undrafted rookie out of Tiffin University, Tennessee Titans receiver Nate Washington has had a pretty good career.

This Eagles' defense won't be pushed around.

The Houston Texans' biggest problem in their 2-14 season was inconsistent play at quarterback.

In one season, Andre Ellington has gone from sixth-round draft pick to dynamic featured back for the Arizona Cardinals.

The Detroit Lions have tabled talks on a contract extension with defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh until after the season, but general manager Martin Mayhew and team president Tom Lewand both insisted Monday that they still expect to re-sign Suh at some point.

The Detroit Lions are postponing contract talks with All-Pro defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh until after the season.

The Vikings are making a sizable investment in Kyle Rudolph, banking that the 24-year-old soon will become one of the NFL's best tight ends.

A look at Browns rookie quarterback Johnny Manziel's day at training camp.

The Minnesota Vikings have pledged to make Kyle Rudolph a larger part of their offense for, well, his whole career.

Mario Manningham attended his first NFL training camp in 2008 as a third-round draft pick of the New York Giants, basically secured of his place on the team's opening day roster.

The Oakland Raiders signed safety Jeremy Deering on Monday.

The whistle blew and Sean Spence sprinted forward, each cathartic step distancing the linebacker from the horrific knee injury that threatened to end his NFL career before it even really began.

Justin Blackmon is probably gone for good. Ace Sanders is suspended the first four games of the season. And Cecil Shorts III is hurt once again.

The Washington Redskins are the team that gave us Michael Westbrook punching Stephen Davis, Dan Snyder landing his helicopter during practices, Albert Haynesworth turning the conditioning test into a sideshow and Mike Shanahan using the podium to remind everyone that he was Robert Griffin III's boss.

Behind his stylish sunglasses, Browns first-year coach Mike Pettine stayed cool and showed little outward emotion on a day he had been looking forward to for months.

(SportsNetwork.com)- Pedigree means opportunity in the NFL.

The Washington Redskins signed linebacker Everette Brown to an undisclosed deal on Monday.

The presumptive favorite to win the starting right guard spot with the Kansas City Chiefs worked out with the third team on Monday. The guy who is challenging him for the spot slid over to center during another portion of the workout.

Oday Aboushi gently placed the young boy on the hospital room bed, and quickly stepped aside.

It's become a rite of training camp for Sam Bradford.

There are two things receiver Andre Reed is most certain of in preparing to be inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame this weekend.

Peyton Manning's top target is back.

Cleveland Browns offensive lineman Jason Pinkston has not been medically cleared for training camp.

The Panthers are breathing a sigh of relief over rookie wide receiver Kelvin Benjamin.

The Browns say offensive guard Jason Pinkston has not been medically cleared to practice.

Amid the celebration of the greatest athletic achievement of his sporting life, Richard Sherman also experienced an unexpected desire for something more.

Ndamukong Suh's contract negotiations have dragged on longer than expected, but first-year Lions coach Jim Caldwell said he remains confident that Suh and the Lions will reach a long-term extension to keep the Pro Bowl defensive tackle in Detroit.

SANTA CLARA, Calif. - Asked how he'll deal with a challenge from a phalanx of young and talented running backs this year, the 49ers' Frank Gore turned toward his questioner, smiled and said, "I'm from Miami, man."

Mo Claiborne heard what you said. And he read what we wrote.

The Green Bay Packers prioritized Jordy Nelson over Randall Cobb, inking the veteran to a four-year contract extension Saturday.

The Minnesota Vikings signed tight end Kyle Rudolph to a contract extension on Sunday night.

Kyle Rudolph hasn't put up the biggest numbers over the first three years of his career, which is due as much to the Minnesota Vikings' revolving door at quarterback as anything else.

LeSean McCoy emerged from the scuffle still enraged, needing to be restrained from going after Trent Cole again. The Eagles' star running back was upset when Cole, a veteran linebacker, pushed him off the line during a seven-on-seven drill Sunday.

Not a lot has changed in the year since Oakland Raiders quarterback Matt McGloin entered the NFL as an undrafted free agent.

Another injury has struck the 49ers' running back corps, as LaMichael James got carted off the field with an apparently dislocated left elbow early in Sunday's practice.

Keenan Allen really did think about quitting last summer.

Keenan Allen really did think about quitting last summer.

Lawrence Okoye speaks as if he is hoping to win a contest for the Oxford University debate team. That very well may be next on his list of things to accomplish.

OXNARD, Calif. - The world zigs, and Jerry Jones zags.

The Atlanta Falcons need new leadership on defense, and coach Mike Smith says second-year cornerbacks Desmond Trufant and Robert Alford fit the job description perfectly.

Markus Wheaton realizes the pressure is there, but he doesn't mind.

I thought the NFL would pay a heavy price last season when evidence that the league suppressed information linking concussions and dementia began to spread. I wasn't thinking so much of the cost of lawsuits - which are ongoing - but a more significant slippage in public opinion.

Titans guard Andy Levitre says he hopes to start exercising Monday on a bicycle, with running a couple days away, as he recovers from appendix surgery.

Browns linebacker Barkevious Mingo is banking on bigger being better after a rookie year that started fast than sort of fizzled.

A fan at Washington Redskins training camp is getting players' autographs tattooed onto his arm.

Jermaine Kearse sat quietly at the podium for 15 minutes while to his left sat Kobe Bryant and Richard Sherman, and on his right was Grammy winning hip-hop artist Macklemore, all answering questions.

The Detroit Lions are beginning training camp under another new coach — but for once, there's no long rebuilding project ahead.

The Buffalo Bills are down another tight end after starter Scott Chandler left practice with a groin injury.

St. Louis Rams players are assigned parking spots outside the training facility based on seniority, and the roster is so heavy on youth, quarterback Sam Bradford is close to the front of the line.

In his first public comments since he was convicted two weeks ago of assaulting and threatening his ex-girlfriend, Carolina Panthers defensive end Greg Hardy repeatedly declined to comment about the domestic violence case, but said he regrets being a distraction to the team.

The downpour began as practice was about to end for the Patriots on Sunday.

Michael Vick dropped back, peered down the field and flicked his wrist.

Patrick Peterson says the debate over who is the best cornerback in the NFL will go on and on and his opinion will never change: He is the best.

Despite coming off one of the best years of his 12-year NFL career, Giants kicker Josh Brown is facing stiff competition from free agent Brandon McManus.

Randall Cobb doesn't know if he's next on the Green Bay Packers re-signing to-do list. His teammates are assuming that's the case.

Given the overhaul, this sure seems like coordinator Mel Tucker's big chance to make his mark on the Chicago Bears' defense.

Finding his locker parked in the middle of the defensive backs left linebacker Wesley Woodyard feeling nervous as he joined the Titans.

The Panthers announced they have signed running back Fozzy Whittaker and safety Tom Nelson.

The New York Jets' top two draft picks are a bit banged up.

After practice on Military Appreciation Day at Washington Redskins training camp, the special teams coordinator made a beeline to the people in uniform near the special VIP tent.

Former Carolina Panthers and Cincinnati Bengals offensive lineman Travelle Wharton is retiring after 10 NFL seasons.

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