NFL VP defends length of Rice suspension

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

McManus: Ray Rice and the NFL's domestic violence problem

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.

Jane McManus

Steelers' Brown rips Sanders' QB comments

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.

Scott Brown

Peterson just 'having fun' with Sherman feud

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.

Josh Weinfuss

Source: Colts' Thomas needs quad surgery

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.

Mike Wells

Source: 49ers' Smith, Goodell to talk Aug. 8

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.

Adam Schefter

NFL on Gordon: Culpable for what's in body

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."

Pat McManamon

Romo unsure he'll play in preseason opener

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.

Todd Archer

Ravens' Harbaugh: Proud of Rice's response

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.

Jamison Hensley

Cowboys sign OT Smith to $110M contract

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.

Todd Archer

RG III scoffs at zone read talk: Not who I am

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.

John Keim

Marshall sees MVP form in 'different' Cutler

Wed, 30 Jul 2014 14:58:41 PDT

Brandon Marshall says Bears teammate Jay Cutler is poised for an MVP season.

Michael C. Wright

Texans owner won't judge Raiders S.A. buzz

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.

Tania Ganguli

Report: Highest initial Bills bid for $1B-plus

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.

Mike Rodak

RB Jackson inks contract extension with Bills

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.

Mike Rodak

GM Thompson signs extension with Packers

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.

Rob Demovsky

Giants' Wilson (neck) has tests, won't practice

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.

Dan Graziano

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