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.
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.
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.
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 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.
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.
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.
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.
Jacksonville Jaguars guard Zane Beadles, who signed a five-year, $30 million free-agent contract in March, is giving back to his alma mater.
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 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.
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 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.
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.
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The Washington Redskins signed linebacker Everette Brown to an undisclosed deal on Monday.
Cleveland Browns offensive lineman Jason Pinkston has not been medically cleared for training camp.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
The Panthers announced they have signed running back Fozzy Whittaker and safety Tom Nelson.
Former Carolina Panthers and Cincinnati Bengals offensive lineman Travelle Wharton is retiring after 10 NFL seasons.