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  • Steelers-Patriots to open 2015 schedule on a Thursday night

    NEW YORK (AP) — Among the Patriots’ rewards for winning the Super Bowl is hosting the season opener. The opposition this year is another team with championship pedigree: the Pittsburgh Steelers. New England and Pittsburgh…

  • Officials in Los Angeles suburb to eye NFL stadium proposal

    CARSON, Calif. (AP) — The Los Angeles suburb of Carson will consider a proposed $1.7 billion NFL stadium Tuesday — even though many details haven’t been worked out and funding is uncertain. The City Council…

  • 2015 NFL Team Schedules

    All Times Eastern (x-subject to change) AMERICAN CONFERENCE Baltimore Ravens Sept. 13 at Denver, 4:25 p.m. Sept. 20 at Oakland, 4:05 p.m. Sept. 27 Cincinnati, 1 p.m. Oct. 1 at Pittsburgh, 8:25 p.m. Oct. 11…

  • 2015 NFL Schedule

    All Times Eastern (x-subject to change) Week One Thursday, Sept. 10 Pittsburgh at New England, 8:30 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 13 Indianapolis at Buffalo, 1 p.m. Green Bay at Chicago, 1 p.m. Kansas City at Houston,…

  • AP Interview: WADA exec disappointed by no Armstrong apology

    NEW YORK (AP) — The director general of the World Anti-Doping Agency is disappointed Lance Armstrong has not apologized for costly and time-consuming lawsuits before the former cycling champion admitted using performance-enhancing drugs. In an…

  • Lions release Rodney Austin after assault charges

    ALLEN PARK, Mich. (AP) — The Detroit Lions released guard Rodney Austin on Tuesday, four days after police in Charlotte, North Carolina, charged him with assault on a female and assault on a child under…

  • Patriots secondary will have yet another new look

    FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — Devin McCourty was asked if he was surprised Darrelle Revis left the New England Patriots to return to the New York Jets. “Who?” the Patriots’ free safety said with a laugh…

  • Johnny Manziel tries to earn back Browns’ trust after rehab

    CLEVELAND (AP) — Making his first follow-up steps on his pledge after leaving rehab, Browns quarterback Johnny Manziel is trying to earn back his teammates’ trust and respect with his actions. Manziel, recently released after…

  • Hernandez’s ex-teammates weigh in on conviction, call it sad

    FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — Two New England Patriots players are weighing in on former teammate Aaron Hernandez’s murder conviction, calling it a sad situation. Special teams captain Matthew Slater and safety Devin McCourty attended the…

  • Jaguars’ Bortles hones mechanics, drops weight in offseason

    JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — By the end of last year, Blake Bortles’ arm was tired — worn down by months of NFL draft preparation, countless practices and then the grind of his rookie season. He…

  • Cowboys officially re-sign running back Dunbar, punter Jones

    IRVING, Texas (AP) — The Cowboys have re-signed running back Lance Dunbar and punter Chris Jones to one-year contracts worth $1.5 million. Both were restricted free agents. Dunbar worked his way into a change-of-pace role…

  • Colts quarterback gathers support for child health program

    INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Indianapolis Colts quarterback Andrew Luck threw and caught a pass Tuesday during a visit to the Indiana Statehouse during which he promoted a health and fitness initiative for children. Luck and Riley…

  • Raiders owner donates $50K to help prevent domestic violence

    OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — The Oakland Raiders have partnered with the Biletnikoff Foundation and Tracey’s Place of Hope as part of an effort to prevent domestic violence and sexual assault. The Raiders announced Tuesday that…

  • Broncos’ C.J. Anderson remains humble after breakout year

    ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — Emmanuel Sanders couldn’t help but notice running back C.J. Anderson sauntering around the Denver Broncos headquarters this month “with his chest a little big.” Who could blame him? The third-year pro…

  • Sheriff: Ex-NFL star Aaron Hernandez is a master manipulator

    The sheriff who had former New England Patriots player Aaron Hernandez in custody for more than 18 months said Tuesday that he’s a master manipulator and will probably do fine in prison now that he…