Mon, 28 Jul 2014 21:02:36 PDT
NFL senior vice president of labor policy Adolpho Birch strongly disagreed Monday that the league's two-game suspension of Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice for his domestic violence arrest was too light.
ESPN.com news services
Fri, 25 Jul 2014 09:06:34 PDT
The league's two-game suspension of Ravens star Ray Rice is a joke, and sends a terrible message that the NFL doesn't take domestic violence seriously, writes Jane McManus.
Wed, 30 Jul 2014 11:39:53 PDT
Pro Bowl wide receiver Antonio Brown and Emmanuel Sanders were teammates for four seasons with the Steelers and remain good friends, but Brown took issue with Sanders calling quarterback Peyton Manning a "far better leader" than Ben Roethlisberger.
Wed, 30 Jul 2014 20:03:29 PDT
To Patrick Peterson, his ongoing Twitter feud with Richard Sherman is all in good fun. Peterson doesn't think Sherman sees it the same way.
Thu, 31 Jul 2014 06:23:32 PDT
The Colts' Donald Thomas, who was expected to start at guard this season, re-tore the same quad that cost him all but two games during the 2013 season, according to a source.
Thu, 31 Jul 2014 06:15:01 PDT
San Francisco 49ers linebacker Aldon Smith, facing a significant suspension, is scheduled to meet with NFL commissioner Roger Goodell in New York City on Aug. 8, according to a league source.
Wed, 30 Jul 2014 19:30:42 PDT
Ahead of Josh Gordon's appeal hearing Friday, during which he is expected to blame a failed marijuana test on secondhand smoke, the NFL said "you are responsible for what is in your body."
Thu, 31 Jul 2014 06:02:27 PDT
With the long-term view on the regular season Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo said he will play some in the preseason, but perhaps not the Aug. 7 opener against the San Diego Chargers.
Wed, 30 Jul 2014 19:39:59 PDT
On the eve of Ray Rice addressing the media, Baltimore Ravens coach John Harbaugh continued to support his starting running back, saying he was "disappointed" in the domestic violence incident but was "proud" in what he's done since.
Wed, 30 Jul 2014 15:42:28 PDT
The Dallas Cowboys have signed Pro Bowl offensive tackle Tyron Smith to an eight-year extension through 2023, making the total value of his contract worth nearly $110 million, according to multiple sources.
Wed, 30 Jul 2014 14:06:50 PDT
Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III says he's not a zone read option quarterback and doesn't plan on running it much this season.
Wed, 30 Jul 2014 14:58:41 PDT
Brandon Marshall says Bears teammate Jay Cutler is poised for an MVP season.
Michael C. Wright
Wed, 30 Jul 2014 16:13:33 PDT
As chairman of the finance committee, Texans owner Bob McNair's opinion will impact any team's move. With the Raiders reportedly considering a move to San Antonio, Texas, he said Tuesday he is withholding judgment until he knows all the facts.
Wed, 30 Jul 2014 11:35:39 PDT
Three initial bids were submitted Tuesday to an investment bank handling the sale of the Buffalo Bills, the Toronto Sun reported.
Wed, 30 Jul 2014 15:58:35 PDT
Buffalo Bills running back Fred Jackson has signed a contract extension with the team. The Bills did not announce the length of Jackson's extension. Jackson, 33, is the NFL's oldest running back.
Wed, 30 Jul 2014 14:02:25 PDT
Without saying exactly how much longer he plans to stay on, Green Bay Packers general manager Ted Thompson could say without wavering that his desire to continue has not waned.
Wed, 30 Jul 2014 09:06:19 PDT
New York Giants running back David Wilson underwent a battery of tests on his neck Tuesday night and will not practice until at least next week.