American Football In The United States


Washington Redskins Will Not Change Name For New Stadium

Washington Redskins Will Not Change Name For New Stadium

The Washington Redskins will not drop their "Redskins" name for a new stadium they plan to build....

Aug 18 2015, 7:00am CDT

James Harrison Rejects Sons' Participation Trophies

James Harrison Rejects Sons' Participation Trophies

Pittsburgh Steelers outside linebacker James Harrison rejected his two sons' participation trophies on Aug. 15. In an Inst...

Aug 17 2015, 7:00am CDT

J.J. Watt Tells ESPN He Consumes 9,000 Calories Daily

J.J. Watt Tells ESPN He Consumes 9,000 Calories Daily

Houston Texans defensive end J.J. Watt told ESPN on Aug. 13 he consumes nine thousand calories every day....

Aug 14 2015, 7:00am CDT

Buffalo Bills Claim IK Enemkpali Off Waivers

Buffalo Bills Claim IK Enemkpali Off Waivers

The Buffalo Bills claimed linebacker IK Enemkpali off waivers on Aug. 12. The New York Jets released Enemkpali on Tuesday after...

Aug 13 2015, 7:00am CDT

Steve Smith, Sr. To Retire After 2015 NFL Season

Steve Smith, Sr. To Retire After 2015 NFL Season

Baltimore Ravens wide receiver Steve Smith, Sr. told ESPN on Aug. 10 he will retire after the 2015 NFL season....

Aug 11 2015, 6:00am CDT

Super Bowl 2016 30 Seconds Ad Sells for Record $5 Million

Super Bowl 2016 30 Seconds Ad Sells for Record $5 Million

The prices of Super Bowl advertisements have gone sky high. They soared 11% to $5 million for half a minute....

Aug 7 2015, 9:51am CDT

Seattle Seahawks Activate Earl Thomas, Kam Chancellor Holdout Continues

Seattle Seahawks Activate Earl Thomas, Kam Chancellor Holdout Continues

Seattle Seahawks four-time Pro Bowl safety Earl Thomas passed a physical on Aug. 5. He is now off the team's physically-un...

Aug 6 2015, 7:00am CDT

Dez Bryant Gets Into Fight With Tyler Patmon At Training Camp

Dez Bryant Gets Into Fight With Tyler Patmon At Training Camp

Wide receiver Dez Bryant and cornerback Tyler Patmon got into a fight during Dallas Cowboys training camp in Oxnard, Ca. on Aug...

Aug 3 2015, 7:00am CDT

Eric Berry Cleared To Practice After Bout With Lymphoma

Eric Berry Cleared To Practice After Bout With Lymphoma

The Kansas City Chiefs announced on July 28 that safety Eric Berry is cleared to return to practice after he was diagnosed with...

Jul 29 2015, 7:00am CDT

Stephen Jones Believes 'It's All Coming Together' For Dallas Cowboys

Stephen Jones Believes 'It's All Coming Together' For Dallas Cowboys

Dallas Cowboys executive vice president Stephen Jones told ESPN Dallas on July 22 "it's all coming together" for...

Jul 23 2015, 7:00am CDT

Arizona Cardinals Have Most Bandwagon Fans Per Emory University Study

Arizona Cardinals Have Most Bandwagon Fans Per Emory University Study

The Arizona Cardinals have the most number of bandwagon fans in the NFL, per an Emory University survey....

Jul 16 2015, 9:32pm CDT

Dez Bryant On Playing For Dallas Cowboys: 'I Will Not Be There If No Deal'

Dez Bryant On Playing For Dallas Cowboys: 'I Will Not Be There If No Deal'

Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Dez Bryant tweeted on July 13 he will not report to the team if no long-term deal is in place....

Jul 13 2015, 8:32pm CDT

St. Louis Rams Select Isaiah Battle in 2015 NFL Supplemental Draft

St. Louis Rams Select Isaiah Battle in 2015 NFL Supplemental Draft

The St. Louis Rams selected offensive lineman Isaiah Battle in the fifth round of the 2015 NFL supplemental draft on July 9. Ba...

Jul 9 2015, 6:41pm CDT

Washington Redskins Ordered to Cancel Trademark Registration

Washington Redskins Ordered to Cancel Trademark Registration

A federal judge ordered the Washington Redskins to cancel their federal trademark registrations on July 8. However, they can st...

Jul 9 2015, 12:59am CDT

Jason Pierre-Paul Suffers Hand Injury In 4th of July Fireworks Accident

Jason Pierre-Paul Suffers Hand Injury In 4th of July Fireworks Accident

New York Giants defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul injured his hand during a fireworks accident on Saturday, per multiple reports....

Jul 6 2015, 2:28am CDT

Antonio Gates Suspended 4 Games For PED Use

Antonio Gates Suspended 4 Games For PED Use

The National Football League (NFL) suspended San Diego Chargers tight end Antonio Gates four games for violating its performanc...

Jul 2 2015, 11:51pm CDT

DeSean Jackson On Philadelphia Eagles After 2014 Release: 'They Tried To Blow Me

DeSean Jackson On Philadelphia Eagles After 2014 Release: 'They Tried To Blow Me Up'

Washington Redskins wide receiver DeSean Jackson said the Philadelphia Eagles launched a smear campaign against him after they...

Jul 1 2015, 7:00pm CDT

Russell Wilson Says He Will Play Hard 'No Matter If It's $25 Million Or If It's

Russell Wilson Says He Will Play Hard 'No Matter If It's $25 Million Or If It's $1.5 Million'

Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson told ESPN reporter Marty Smith on June 29 he will play hard regardless of how much...

Jul 1 2015, 12:46am CDT

Darren McFadden Feels 'Like A Rookie All Over Again' With Dallas Cowboys

Darren McFadden Feels 'Like A Rookie All Over Again' With Dallas Cowboys

Running back Darren McFadden told The Northwest Arkansas Democrat-Gazette on June 29 he feels "like a rookie all over agai...

Jun 29 2015, 7:07pm CDT

Marcus Mariota On Missing Training Camp: 'It's The Furthest Thing From My Mind'

Marcus Mariota On Missing Training Camp: 'It's The Furthest Thing From My Mind'

Tennessee Titans quarterback and 2015 second overall pick Marcus Mariota told NFL Media on June 24 that missing training camp n...

Jun 24 2015, 10:06pm CDT

Jameis Winston On Facing J.J. Watt: 'It's Going To Be A Fun Matchup'

Jameis Winston On Facing J.J. Watt: 'It's Going To Be A Fun Matchup'

During a filming of NFL.com's "Rookie Confessional" on June 21, Tampa Bay Buccaneers rookie quarterback Jameis W...

Jun 21 2015, 10:29pm CDT

Michael Vick Makes Sales Pitch To NFL General Managers: 'I'm A Proven Winner'

Michael Vick Makes Sales Pitch To NFL General Managers: 'I'm A Proven Winner'

Free-agent quarterback Michael Vick sold himself to NFL general managers during an appearance on NFL Total Access on June 16. H...

Jun 17 2015, 8:40pm CDT

Dez Bryant Is Bleacher Report's Top Wide Receiver for 2014

Dez Bryant Is Bleacher Report's Top Wide Receiver for 2014

The Dallas Cowboys' Dez Bryant is Bleacher Report's top wide receiver for 2014, beating 99 other players for the hono...

Jun 16 2015, 12:42am CDT

Terrance Knighton: 'I Was The Biggest Steal' Of NFL Free Agency

Terrance Knighton: 'I Was The Biggest Steal' Of NFL Free Agency

New Washington Redskins defensive tackle Terrance Knighton told Sports Illustrated's Don Banks on June 11 he's "...

Jun 14 2015, 10:22pm CDT

Marshawn Lynch Named One of NFL.com's Most Indispensable Offensive Players

Marshawn Lynch Named One of NFL.com's Most Indispensable Offensive Players

NFL.com writer Adam Schein named Seattle Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch as one of the nine most indispensable offensive p...

Jun 12 2015, 12:58am CDT

Andre Johnson on Andrew Luck: 'I Think He's The Best Quarterback In The Game'

Andre Johnson on Andrew Luck: 'I Think He's The Best Quarterback In The Game'

In an exclusive interview with ESPN on June 9, new Indianapolis Colts wide receiver Andre Johnson said Andrew Luck is "the...

Jun 10 2015, 7:08pm CDT

Rob Gronkowski Goes Bald For One Foundation's 'Buzz Off'

Rob Gronkowski Goes Bald For One Foundation's 'Buzz Off'

New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski had his head shaved off for the One Foundation "Buzz Off" fundraising e...

Jun 8 2015, 12:08am CDT

Von Miller Admits To Farting Too Much During Team Meetings

Von Miller Admits To Farting Too Much During Team Meetings

Denver Broncos linebacker Von Miller told The Denver Post's Nick Jhabvala on June 4 he farts too much during team meetings...

Jun 4 2015, 10:16pm CDT

Brett Favre's Daughter On Greatest Lesson She Learned From Her Dad: 'You Just Ha

Brett Favre's Daughter On Greatest Lesson She Learned From Her Dad: 'You Just Have To Put In The Work'

Brittany Favre-Mallion, daughter of Brett Favre, shared her experiences growing up with a famous NFL quarterback in an exclusiv...

Jun 3 2015, 11:05pm CDT

Marcus Mariota Has Top-Selling NFL Jersey For May

Marcus Mariota Has Top-Selling NFL Jersey For May

Tennessee Titans rookie quarterback Marcus Mariota's jersey was the NFL's top-seller for the period of May 1-31, per...

Jun 3 2015, 7:52pm CDT

Adrian Peterson Rejoins Minnesota Vikings After 9-Month Absence

Adrian Peterson Rejoins Minnesota Vikings After 9-Month Absence

Minnesota Vikings star running back Adrian Peterson rejoined the team for organized team activities (OTAs) on June 2 after a ne...

Jun 3 2015, 12:28am CDT

Chris Long and William Hayes Experience Homelessness

Chris Long and William Hayes Experience Homelessness

St. Louis Rams defensive ends William Hayes and Chris Long took to the streets of their team's city in March to experience...

May 31 2015, 8:32pm CDT

Mike Zimmer on Adrian Peterson: 'He's Not Going to Play for Anybody Else'

Mike Zimmer on Adrian Peterson: 'He's Not Going to Play for Anybody Else'

Minnesota Vikings head coach Mike Zimmer told the media on May 27 beleaguered running back Adrian Peterson is "not going t...

May 27 2015, 11:32pm CDT

Houston Texans to be Featured on HBO's 'Hard Knocks'

Houston Texans to be Featured on HBO's 'Hard Knocks'

The Houston Texans will be this year's featured team on HBO's "Hard Knocks."...

May 27 2015, 9:30pm CDT

Joe Horn Calls NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell 'The Devil'

Joe Horn Calls NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell 'The Devil'

Former New Orleans Saints wide receiver Joe Horn called NFL commissioner Roger Goodell "the devil" in a May 26 interv...

May 26 2015, 9:07pm CDT

Ray Rice's Domestic Violence Case Dismissed

Ray Rice's Domestic Violence Case Dismissed

A New Jersey judge dismissed former Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice's domestic violence case on May 21 after he com...

May 21 2015, 9:08pm CDT

Adrian Robinson's Death Ruled Suicide By Hanging

Adrian Robinson's Death Ruled Suicide By Hanging

Former Temple Owls, Pittsburgh Steelers and Denver Broncos linebacker Adrian Robinson died on May 16 at the age of 25. Authorit...

May 18 2015, 8:24pm CDT

Adrian Robinson Dies

Adrian Robinson Dies

The ex-NFL star died on Saturday night....

May 18 2015, 7:09am CDT

Alfonzo Dennard Claimed Off Waivers By Arizona Cardinals

Alfonzo Dennard Claimed Off Waivers By Arizona Cardinals

The Arizona Cardinals claimed former New England Patriots cornerback Alfonzo Dennard off waivers on May 6....

May 6 2015, 8:50pm CDT

New York Jets Select Bryce Petty In Round 4 of 2015 NFL Draft

New York Jets Select Bryce Petty In Round 4 of 2015 NFL Draft

The New York Jets traded up one spot to select former Baylor Bears quarterback Bryce Petty with the 103rd overall pick in the 2...

May 3 2015, 8:38pm CDT