2 ALERTS  

NFL

Latest

  • 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,…

  • NFL Calendar

    Sept. 5 — Clubs must reduce rosters to a maximum of 53 players by 4 p.m. EDT. Sept. 6 — Claiming period for players placed on waivers at the final roster reduction expires at noon…

  • Identifying zone-read plays makes it tough to protect QBs

    PHILADELPHIA (AP) — If Chip Kelly, Pete Carroll and other NFL coaches want to run zone-read plays, their quarterbacks are fair game — even when they don’t have the ball. The league’s competition committee has…

  • Sanders missing second straight summer of work

    ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — For the second straight year, Pro Bowl receiver Emmanuel Sanders is missing a good chunk of training camp with a leg injury. Last year, it was a strained thigh that sidelined…

  • Cal hires Andre Carter as student assistant coach

    BERKELEY, Calif. (AP) — Former California and NFL star Andre Carter has returned to the Golden Bears’ football program as a student assistant coach. Head coach Sonny Dykes said Thursday that Carter will assist with…

  • Thursday’s Sports Transactions

    BASEBALL American League TAMPA BAY RAYS — Placed OF Desmond Jennings on the 15-day DL. Recalled OF Joey Butler from Durham (IL). TEXAS RANGERS — Optioned RHP Spencer Patton to Round Rock (PCL). Recalled RHP…

  • Entering 10th season, Jets’ Colon still out to prove himself

    FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) — Willie Colon walked out of the New York Jets’ facility eight months ago uncertain if he’d ever be back. He had just completed his second season with the Jets, but…

  • Elway says rest will be good for Manning _ eventually

    ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — The long-term benefit of getting Peyton Manning so much rest this summer is that he should be fresher in December. The downside? September might not be so smooth. With longtime apprentice…

  • Skins’ RG3 evades concussion questions, OK’d to face Ravens

    ASHBURN, Va. (AP) — Robert Griffin III evaded questions Thursday about when — or even if — he sustained a concussion in the Washington Redskins’ second preseason game. “You’ve got to talk to the people…

  • Thursday’s Sports Transactions

    BASEBALL American League TAMPA BAY RAYS — Placed OF Desmond Jennings on the 15-day DL. Recalled OF Joey Butler from Durham (IL). TEXAS RANGERS — Optioned RHP Spencer Patton to Round Rock (PCL). Recalled RHP…

  • Falcons’ McKay reinstated to NFL Competition Committee

    FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. (AP) — Atlanta Falcons team president Rich McKay has been reinstated as chairman of the NFL’s powerful Competition Committee, the league said Thursday, after a nearly five-month suspension for the use of…

  • Wilson says he did not have a concussion in NFC title game

    RENTON, Wash. (AP) — Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson said Thursday he did not suffer a concussion in the NFC championship game against Green Bay, a day after comments in an article in Rolling Stone…

  • Raiders LB Sio Moore fighting for spot on team

    ALAMEDA, Calif. (AP) — Despite being one of Oakland’s best defensive players his first two years in the NFL, Sio Moore is just fighting for a spot on the team this season. After missing the…

  • Linebacker Ahmad Brooks sent home by 49ers

    ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — Linebacker Ahmad Brooks has been banished from the San Francisco 49ers after being charged with misdemeanor sexual battery. The team sent him home Thursday morning from Colorado, where they are holding…