The parents of embattled San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick have broken their silence on their son's decision to kneel for the playing of the national anthem this season.
The 49ers have signed Vance McDonald to a five-year extension through the 2021 season. The new deal is worth $35 million, a source informed told NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport.
New York Giants receiver Odell Beckham Jr. was fined $12,154 by the NFL on Friday for verbal abuse and excessive profanity directed toward an official. The fine is at least the fifth of the season for the controversial player, who reportedly confronted an official on the field after the Giants'
The San Francisco 49ers have avoided free agency with tight end Vance McDonald , signing him to a five-year, $35 million deal on Friday, according to ESPN's Adam Schefter and Adam Caplan...
Former New Orleans Saints defensive lineman Will Smith was shot and killed in April of 2016. NEW ORLEANS - In a special session, Orleans Parish Criminal District Court will open Saturday, 9:30 a.m. sharp, where Cardell Hayes is expected to take the stand in his own defense. Will Smith, a former New
It's been two months since Tom Brady returned to the field after serving a four-game suspension. In his eight games back, Brady has played at an MVP level in leading his team to the cusp of yet another AFC East title. In the initial months after ''Deflategate'' began, court papers
Local leaders in Oakland on Friday presented details of a plan to build a $1.3 billion football stadium at the Coliseum site to keep the Raiders in the Bay Area.
Tampa Bay Buccaneers wide receiver Adam Humphries is still in the concussion protocol following a Week 13 win over the San Diego Chargers and will miss at least one game as he continues to recover...
The idea of going to Green Bay in December, with the expected cold temperatures and the likelihood of snow, might have caused issues in the past for the Seattle Seahawks. Not after what the Seahawks experienced last January in Minnesota in the first round of the playoffs. ''You can't get
Philadelphia Eagles wide receiver Dorial Green-Beckham has been fined by the NFL for wearing unapproved cleats during the team's Week 13 loss to the Cincinnati Bengals. Per ESPN...
Broncos linebacker Brandon Marshall posted on social media a racist, threatening letter that denounced him for taking a knee during the national anthem earlier this season. Marshall said he received the letter a couple of weeks ago and turned it over to the team's security department, which has
New York Giants receiver Odell Beckham practically begged the NFL to fine him for his behavior and words toward the officials in last Sunday's game against the Pittsburgh Steelers. The NFL handed down a $12,154 fine to Beckham for verbal abuse/excessive profanity towards a game official, according to
Did you see that staredown by Oakland Raiders coach Jack Del Rio at Kansas City Chiefs coach Andy Reid after Thursday night's game? All we needed was for JDR to hit Reid in the back with a chair as Reid flexed for the crowd in some "Hulk Hogan is the third man!" type drama. "Not at all, not at all,
New York Giants wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. was hit with a $12,154 penalty for verbal abuse/excessive profanity towards an official on the field post-game after Sunday's loss.
Marshall, who kneeled for the first eight games of the season, posted photos of the letter, sent to him at the Broncos' facility, on his Instagram feed on Friday. "They wanted to make sure I got it," he said.
Odell Beckham's gripes against the officiating on Sunday didn't go unrecognized. The Giants wide receiver earned a $12,154 fine by the NFL for verbal abuse/excessive profanity toward a game official.
The Tennessee Titans have had nearly two weeks since releasing veteran Perrish Cox to figure out who will start opposite cornerback Jason McCourty. Titans coach Mike Mularkey is taking his time to make that decision. Mularkey said Friday will wait until Sunday when the Titans (6-6) host Denver (8-4
Meet Tyreek Hill, the Kansas City Chiefs' controversial and skilled runner/receiver/return man who came to town with more baggage than the closest Trump Tower. Anyone who watched Hill in his one year of Division I football at Oklahoma State came away with one thought about his ability as a player: electric
New York Giants wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. has been fined by the NFL for his excessive use of profanity and verbal abuse directed toward an official in Week 13 against the Pittsburgh Steelers ...
Unless you're like Wesley Johnson - and your New York Jets teammates get a hold of one. ''Someone said, 'Wesley should say something,' and I was like, 'You're right, I'm going to say something,''' Johnson recalled. Jets left tackle Ben Ijalana saw a reporter
Suspended Oakland Raiders pass rusher Aldon Smith met with NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell on Friday in hopes of being reinstated from his substance-abuse ban. A person with knowledge of the meeting said Smith sat down with the commissioner and other league staff to make his case to be allowed back on
Broncos linebacker Brandon Marshall posted photos on his Instagram account Friday of a handwritten two-page letter he received that includes multiple threats and racial epithets.
Oakland Raiders pass rusher met with NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell and other league officials Friday to state his case for reinstatement from a substance abuse policy suspension.
Saints safety Kenny Vaccaro won't appeal a four-game suspension after reportedly testing positive for a banned stimulant and will miss the rest of the regular season.
Saints coach Sean Payton says safety Kenny Vaccaro's four-game suspension for violating the NFL's performance-enhancing drugs policy will begin Sunday.
Massachusetts prosecutors have asked a judge to reject a request from former New England Patriots star Aaron Hernandez to bar them from using the contents of his cellphone as evidence in his upcoming double murder trial. Lawyers for Hernandez argue that authorities learned about the phone through confidential
The Denver Broncos are investigating an anonymous letter sent to linebacker Brandon Marshall that contains racist and threatening language...
Matt Cassel (16) learned the hard way: don't mess with Tom Brady. In 2006, I was with the Providence Journal and in my first year covering the New England Patriots. Turns out, they were the tires off Cassel's car, and Tom Brady had paid someone to remove the tires, put Cassel's car on blocks, and move
Atlanta Falcons head coach anticipates Julio Jones will play in Sunday's road matchup against the Los Angeles Rams, despite Jones dealing with a turf toe injury.
Falcons wide receiver Julio Jones is a game-time decision. Coach Dan Quinn said as much Friday, noting his best offensive player needs to test out his turf toe full-speed before the game.
Atlanta Falcons wide receiver Julio Jones is questionable for the team's Week 14 game against the Los Angeles Rams on Sunday because of a toe injury. Continue for updates...
With the Atlanta Falcons fighting for a division title, Mohamed Sanu 's ailing groin leading into Week 14 will leave their offense without a key playmaker. Continue for updates...
The hits keep coming for the Carolina Panthers , as defensive end Charles Johnson has been ruled out for the team's game against the San Diego Chargers in Week 14 due to a hamstring injury...
When the San Francisco 49ers played the Chicago Bears last Sunday, head coach Chip Kelly was on the sidelines with a heavy heart: his father, Paul, had died just two days earlier. Kelly told reporters after the loss that he coached the game because his mother wanted him to.
Ron Rivera has his fingers crossed. The Panthers coach told reporters Friday that linebacker Luke Kuechly should be "good to go" on Sunday if he passes his final test in the concussion protocol.
FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) -- New York Jets right tackle Breno Giacomini and defensive tackle Steve McLendon are among six players ruled out for the game at San Francisco on Sunday.
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) -- The Jacksonville Jaguars will be without receiver Allen Hurns and tight end Julius Thomas again Sunday against Minnesota.
Murray, who has just one 100-yard game since suffering a toe injury on Oct. 27, knows he's a key to neutralizing Denver's formidable pass rush.
Buffalo Bills defensive tackle Kyle Williams suffered a back injury, and his status for Week 14 against the Pittsburgh Steelers has yet to be announced. Continue for updates...
In Fantasy crunch time, can you trust Matt Forte, Theo Riddick or Todd Gurley? We discuss that on today's episode of the Fantasy Football Today Podcast.
While these weren't exactly the footsteps of Peyton Manning that Trevor Siemian wanted to follow, the Denver Broncos' QB at least had a little fun over his sprained left foot that sidelined him last week. While rookie Paxton Lynch was running the offense at practice, Siemian recreated Manning
When you talk about this peculiar NFL season - pick any so-called Super Bowl contender and you'll find a few major flaws without even digging too hard - the one team that keeps coming up is the Pittsburgh Steelers. Everyone thinks the Steelers can be very dangerous in January, and there are good reasons
Week 14 is already off to an odd start for fantasy football owners. During a Thursday Night Football encounter between the Oakland Raiders and Kansas City Chiefs, Latavius Murray ...
Quarterback Derek Carr missed a wide-open Amari Cooper on a play in the fourth quarter of the Oakland Raiders' loss to the Kansas City Chiefs on Thursday, but NBC denied theories that the Spidercam cable played a role in the miscue...
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