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  • NFL lineman Ray McDonald arrested again

    SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — NFL lineman Ray McDonald has been arrested for the second time this week. The Santa Clara Police Department said the former San Francisco 49ers defensive end was arrested Wednesday for…

  • Coach says Peterson can play for Vikings or not play at all

    EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. (AP) — Adrian Peterson spent the last five months sending vague and sometimes ambiguous messages about his desire or lack thereof to remain with the Minnesota Vikings. Peterson and Vikings coach Mike…

  • For Bears chairman, plenty to second guess in McDonald case

    LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) — Chicago Bears chairman George McCaskey said Wednesday he has repeatedly second-guessed his decision to approve the Ray McDonald signing and asked himself what he could have done differently. McDonald was…

  • Ihedigbo attends Lions’ offseason workouts

    ALLEN PARK, Mich. (AP) — James Ihedigbo was on the field for the Detroit Lions’ offseason training activities Wednesday. But it’s not clear whether he’ll stay there if his demand for a new contract is…

  • Texans back at work after weather delay

    HOUSTON (AP) — While he enjoyed his offseason, J.J. Watt couldn’t wait to get back on the field Wednesday for Houston’s first offseason practice. “This is where we feel comfortable,” he said. “This is where…

  • Raiders sign LB Miller, WR Williams

    ALAMEDA, Calif. (AP) — The Oakland Raiders have signed free-agent linebacker Horace Miller and re-signed wide receiver Milton Williams III. The Raiders waived cornerback Travell Dixon and receiver Austin Hill on Wednesday to make room…

  • Peyton Manning adjusting to new offense in Denver

    ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — Shortly after the Denver Broncos received new orange T-shirts reading “Keep Your Feet,” the most expensive ones on the field got tangled. When Peyton Manning took the snap and turned to…

  • Marshall meshing with Jets, looking to prove himself again

    FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) — Brandon Marshall insists he didn’t need a fresh start, a departure from a suddenly decaying situation with the Chicago Bears. He’s in New York now, and looking to prove himself…

  • Indianapolis signs 1st-round draft pick Phillip Dorsett

    INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Receiver Phillip Dorsett has a lot of work to do this offseason. First, he needs to learn the Colts’ playbook, then he wants to develop a rapport with Andrew Luck, and only…

  • Chargers to begin stadium negotiations with city, county

    SAN DIEGO (AP) — A spokesman for Mayor Kevin Faulconer says city and county officials will sit down with executives from the Chargers on Tuesday to begin negotiations for a new stadium. The Chargers are…

  • Pressure on Titans’ offensive linemen to protect rookie QB

    NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Nobody faces more pressure to keep the Titans’ new investment in quarterback Marcus Mariota safe than Tennessee’s offensive linemen. And it’s not like anyone will let them forget that either. Titans…

  • Antonio Smith absent from Broncos OTAs amid criminal probe

    ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — Coach Gary Kubiak says Antonio Smith’s absence from the Denver Broncos’ voluntary organized team activities should “absolutely not” be viewed as a judgment or punishment. Prosecutors in Texas are investigating a…

  • Bowles: Jets’ QB competition is on, but it’s Smith’s to lose

    FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) — The New York Jets will have a quarterback competition, after all. Well, sort of. After some headline-making comments by offensive coordinator Chan Gailey caused some confusion and controversy last week,…

  • Bills GM tells AP he’s had initial talks to re-sign Dareus

    ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — Bills general manager Doug Whaley says re-signing Marcell Dareus is his team’s top priority, and he’s already had preliminary contract talks in a bid to lock up the two-time Pro…

  • “Hard Knocks” coming to Houston

    HOUSTON (AP) — The Houston Texans will be the stars of this season of “Hard Knocks.” The popular HBO reality series picks one team each season to follow during training camp. This year, viewers will…