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  • Peyton Manning has some unfinished business

    ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — Peyton Manning has unfinished business. After taking his physical and signing his revised contract Thursday at Broncos headquarters, he’ll head home until the Broncos reconvene April 13 for the start of…

  • NFL stadium supporters in LA suburb file ballot paperwork

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Organizers behind a proposed stadium for the Oakland Raiders and the San Diego Chargers in a Los Angeles suburb filed paperwork Wednesday to bring their plan before voters. Submission of the…

  • With Peterson’s status in question, Vikings pay a visit

    The Minnesota Vikings have made their in-person pitch to Adrian Peterson, the latest step toward resolving the star running back’s unclear status. Whether it’s keeping him or turning to a trade, the Vikings will likely…

  • AP Source: Peyton Manning returning for 18th NFL season

    ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — Hold that gold watch. Peyton Manning is taking one more shot at the silver trophy. Weeks of speculation about the five-time MVP’s future ended Wednesday with word that he’s returning for…

  • Saints cutting veteran running back Pierre Thomas

    NEW ORLEANS (AP) — The New Orleans Saints have notified veteran running back Pierre Thomas that he is being released after eight seasons with the club. Thomas’ agent, Lamont Smith, confirmed the move Wednesday, while…

  • Goodell: NFL responsible for Super Bowl seating problems

    DALLAS (AP) — NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell said in a taped deposition played for jurors Wednesday that the league was responsible for problems that left hundreds of fans without seats or with restricted views during…

  • Cowboys re-sign slot receiver Cole Beasley on 4-year deal

    IRVING, Texas (AP) — The Cowboys have re-signed restricted free-agent Cole Beasley after the diminutive receiver emerged as a threat in the slot last season for Tony Romo. Beasley signed a four-year contract Wednesday reportedly…

  • Former player Nate Jackson calls for NFL to allow marijuana

    DENVER (AP) — Former Broncos tight end Nate Jackson says he believes the NFL will have no choice but to remove marijuana from its lists of banned substances in the near future. Speaking at a…

  • Bills’ additions and Jefferson Award have Jackson upbeat

    BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Fred Jackson had even more reason to be upbeat on Wednesday. While the Buffalo Bills running back traveled to New York City to be presented with the Jefferson Award for Public…

  • Texans release center Chris Myers

    HOUSTON (AP) — Veteran center Chris Myers has been released by the Houston Texans. Myers was released Wednesday after playing for the Texans for seven seasons. He started all 112 games in his career in…

  • Redskins re-sign safety Duke Ihenacho

    WASHINGTON (AP) — The Washington Redskins have re-signed safety Duke Ihenacho. Ihenacho, who was claimed off waivers from the Denver Broncos on Aug. 31, played three games for the Redskins last season before breaking a…

  • AP source: Vikings to meet with Adrian Peterson on Wednesday

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Adrian Peterson is about to feel what it’s like to be recruited again. Minnesota Vikings head coach Mike Zimmer and GM Rick Spielman plan to travel to Peterson’s home near Houston on…

  • Jets sign defensive end Ronald Talley

    FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) — The New York Jets have signed former Arizona Cardinals defensive end Ronald Talley. The 29-year-old Talley has 14 tackles and one sack in his NFL career. He played in six…

  • Vikings agree to trade Cassel to Bills

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Minnesota Vikings and the Buffalo Bills agreed on a trade Wednesday that will send quarterback Matt Cassel to the Bills next week and give the Vikings extra draft picks. The Bills…

  • McKinney, Smith workout during Mississippi State pro day

    STARKVILLE, Miss. (AP) — Benardrick McKinney’s two scholarship offers outside of Mississippi State were from junior colleges. Preston Smith received a little more attention during his high school days, but not much from anyone in…