02:03 PM EDT 12/17/2014
Originally posted 12/15/2014 07:50AM
A 22-year-old man has been arrested on a felony warrant charging him with murder in Sunday's fatal shooting of Auburn football player Jakell Lenard Mitchell, police said. The shooting took place at the same off-campus apartment complex where two former football players and a third man were slain in 2012.
Originally posted 12/14/2014 12:10PM
The quarterback set a record by being named on 95.16 percent of ballots
Originally posted 12/13/2014 11:25AM
Adrian Peterson's appeal was stopped for no gain, when the NFL's unpaid suspension of the star running back was upheld until next spring.
Originally posted 11/07/2014 07:40PM
A day after taking his daughter, Leah, to her first football game, Bengals defense tackle Devon Still is thanking fans who have been supporting him and his 4-year-old as she battles neuroblastoma, a rare form of cancer. In an interview with PEOPLE on Friday, he shared this message:
Originally posted 11/03/2014 11:15AM
A federal judge seems to think Native Americans offended by the Washington Redskins team name are properly being sued by the NFL franchise.
Originally posted 10/11/2014 01:50PM
Seven students were charged with sex crimes in connection with a series of assaults amid an investigation into hazing by a high school football team, which already led to the cancellation of the rest of the season, authorities said.
Originally posted 10/10/2014 09:40AM
Horrific allegations of sexual hazing in the locker room have one high school in New Jersey facing a season without football.
Originally posted 10/03/2014 06:55PM
Several hundred people assembled on a crowded football field in Elwood New York on Thursday evening, greeting each other with handshakes and hugs. Many of them wore football jerseys and team colors of Shoreham-Wading River High School.
But this was not a joyous crowd gathering to cheer on their favorite team. They were there to celebrate the short life of Tom Cutinella, a 16-year-old student who had died on the same field just 24 hours earlier.
The sudden death wasn't the first one on the gridiron this week. Two other students died while playing high school football in the past seven days, raising questions about the sport's safety and prompting schools across America to take special precautions to keep their players safe.
Originally posted 09/21/2014 03:40PM
Rob Bironas, who worked his way through odd jobs and the Arena Football League before becoming one of the NFL's most accurate kickers, died in a car crash. He was 36.
Originally posted 09/18/2014 07:00AM
The Arizona Cardinals say they first learned of the domestic abuse accusations against backup running back Jonathan Dwyer on Wednesday afternoon.
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