Minnesota Vikings cornerback Xavier Rhodes is coming off the best game of his brief career.

Lane Johnson watched the Philadelphia Eagles lose one offensive lineman after another, worked out hard in Texas and waited for a chance to return to help his teammates.

The head of the Federal Communications Commission says the agency will consider a petition to ban the Washington Redskins nickname from the public airwaves.

The Kansas City Chiefs have created space on their roster for the return of right tackle Donald Stephenson by placing running back Joe McKnight on injured reserve.

The Tennessee Titans have released quarterback Brad Sorensen from the practice squad after signing him a week ago.

Top overall draft pick Jadeveon Clowney's rehabilitation from arthroscopic surgery on his right knee is going well and he hopes to return for the Houston Texans in a few weeks.

Remember back when we were young and naive about the NFL?

Robert Kraft looked down from his seat high above the field and watched his New England Patriots fall apart.

The Oakland Raiders on Tuesday named Tony Sparano interim coach, promoting the offensive line coach to the top job after firing coach Dennis Allen the day before.

Jonathan Martin paused as he walked through the 49ers locker room, looked up at a television and saw ESPN reporting on Jim Harbaugh's questioned stature with players.

James Harrison expected his body to be sore while working his way back into football shape following a nine-month break.

Browns running back Ben Tate will return to the starting lineup once he comes back from injury.

The Chicago Bears have waived receiver Rashad Ross and elevated receiver Chris Williams from the practice squad to the active roster.

Vikings rookie quarterback Teddy Bridgewater won't place a percentage on his chances to play Thursday against the Packers, but he feels the ankle has made progress.

As if there wasn't enough on Luke Willson's plate this week, the Seattle Seahawks tight end is also practicing his long snapping as a potential emergency option.

In what has become a weekly tradition at Bank of America Stadium, Carolina Panthers coach Ron Rivera began his Monday news conference addressing the latest injury to a running back.

Kansas City Chiefs safety Husain Abdullah was flagged during Monday night's game after he kneeled for a Muslim prayer after returning an interception for a touchdown.

Dancing Billy "White Shoes" Johnson, shuffling Ickey Woods and the group high-fiving Fun Bunch? Their entertaining touchdown celebrations would be illegal in today's NFL.

A four-day weekend is long time to stew over a 31-point, prime-time loss.

The Oakland Raiders made it official on Tuesday and announced the firing of head coach Dennis Allen.

The Atlanta Falcons are facing a dramatic overhaul on their offensive line after announcing Tuesday that injuries have ended the seasons for center Joe Hawley and right tackle Lamar Holmes.

The Terminator is back with the New York Jets.

The Minnesota Vikings have not committed to quarterback Teddy Bridgewater playing at Green Bay on his sprained left ankle.

The Indianapolis Colts extended the contract of Robert Mathis for an additional season, the team announced Tuesday.

The San Francisco 49ers got back to their hard-nosed ways and figured out their second-half woes.

If Ryan Tannehill's status as Miami's quarterback was questioned this week, he came up with some answers for head coach Joe Philbin as the Dolphins rolled to a 38-14 victory over the Oakland Raiders Sunday at Wembley Stadium.

Teddy Bridgewater out-gunned Matt Ryan in his first NFL start, so excuse his coach for wanting the rookie quarterback to be OK after he limped off with an ankle injury.

Dallas head coach Jason Garrett was determined to run the ball more in 2014.

Indianapolis is keeping Robert Mathis around through 2016.

Ben Tate's injured right knee has healed. His confidence was never even bruised.

The NFL said Tuesday that Kansas City Chiefs safety Husain Abdullah should not have been penalized for unsportsmanlike conduct when he dropped to his knees in prayer after an interception.

The Houston Texans managed to slip by the Buffalo Bills to improve to 3-1 despite rushing for a season-low 37 yards.

Chicago Bears coach Marc Trestman watched his defense struggle to stop Green Bay quarterback Aaron Rodgers in a home loss and saw the proverbial tip of the iceberg for his inconsistent team.

Defensive captain Junior Galette is disgusted by the Saints' sluggish start.

The Oakland Raiders promoted offensive line coach Tony Sparano to interim coach on Tuesday, a day after firing head coach Dennis Allen.

The Oakland Raiders on Monday night fired head coach Dennis Allen on the heels of his team's 0-4 start and no obvious signs of the progress he expected this season.

Perhaps the Kansas City Chiefs gave their neighbors across the parking lot a little bit of inspiration with their impassioned performance against New England.

Asked about the quarterback situation in New England, coach Bill Belichick replied with a disgusted look.

The Oakland Raiders have fired coach Dennis Allen after four games into the 2014 season, a team official told the Los Angeles Times on Monday night.

Raiders owner Mark Davis on Monday fired head coach Dennis Allen, according to a Fox Sports report, on the heels of his team's 0-4 start and no obvious signs of the progress Davis expected this season.

The Oakland Raiders are reportedly looking for a new head coach.

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - The Chiefs lit the fuse for the biggest sports week in Kansas City sports history with a night to remember at Arrowhead Stadium.

Dressed in a sea of red, the raucous crowd at Arrowhead Stadium set another Guinness world record.

A developer that proposed building an NFL stadium in downtown Los Angeles asked the mayor and other city officials Monday for more time to lure a professional football team.

Seahawks tight end Zach Miller will miss at least two games after having surgery last week to clean up some "loose bodies" in his ankle.

The NFL and the NFL Players Association have agreed to a neutral arbitrator to hear the appeal for indefinitely suspended former Ravens running back Ray Rice.

Mike McCarthy hadn't yet watched the film of Sunday's victory over the Chicago Bears.

Arrowhead Stadium is once again the loudest outdoor venue in sports.

The Houston Texans managed to slip by the Buffalo Bills on Sunday to improve to 3-1 despite rushing for a season-low 37 yards.

SANTA CLARA, Calif. - Jim Harbaugh answered the questions for as long as his patience allowed, which was more than I expected, actually.

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