NFL commissioner Roger Goodell said the so-called deflategate investigation is finally moving toward a conclusion.
As an offensive guard for the Baltimore Ravens, John Urschel already has a lot on his plate. But besides his endeavors on the field, Urschel also keeps up another demanding pursuit that is rarely associated with NFL players: mathematical research.
The National Football League is dropping its blackout rule for the 2015 season.
While the other specialists limbered up by kicking official Arena Football League striped footballs over fences or between narrow makeshift goal posts made of bright yellow tape, the straggler stood in the shadows cast by Las Vegas Sportspark. He smoked a cigarette and ate a glazed doughnut.
Wide receivers coach Cedric Cormier is the only holder from previous UNLV football coach Bobby Hauck’s staff. Under Cormier, the receivers have been a reliable unit, led by players such as Devante Davis and Devonte Boyd. Cormier recruits the Houston area.
Las Vegas is now added to the list of places where former NFL player Darren Sharper faces sexual assault charges.
The mayor of Dallas ripped into the Dallas Cowboys’ controversial signing of defensive end Greg Hardy — despite serious domestic violence allegations — and called the decision a “shot in the gut.”
Indianapolis Colts linebacker Erik Walden was slashed in the arm with a knife after allegedly being attacked by his ex-girlfriend in Braselton, Ga.
Jets general manager Mike Maccagnan flew to Eugene, Ore. to watch Oregon’s March 12 pro day highlighted by Heisman Trophy-winning quarterback Marcus Mariota. The team has also scheduled a private workout with Mariota on March 28, and Maccagnan will be joined by Jets head coach Todd Bowles.
David Peeples, 29, also known as “D-Peeps,” overdosed in February on on hydrocodone, the Clark County coroner said Thursday.