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Gronkowski preparing for US debut in Belmont Stakes

The Associated Press  |  Posted May 26th - 2:49pm

Gronkowski has completed his first official workout since arriving in the United States ahead of his expected start in the Belmont Stakes.

Man busted for drugs at home owned by Bengals cornerback

The Associated Press  |  Posted May 26th - 10:13am

An Ohio home owned by a Cincinnati Bengals player has been searched and a man living there arrested and charged with marijuana trafficking.

Packers sign veteran tight end Marcedes Lewis

The Associated Press  |  Posted May 25th - 5:12pm

The Green Bay Packers have signed tight end Marcedes Lewis, adding another veteran to back up Jimmy Graham.

Jaguars sign rookie Chark to 4-year deal worth about $4.5M

The Associated Press  |  Posted May 25th - 3:15pm

The Jacksonville Jaguars have signed rookie receiver DJ Chark to a four-year contract worth about $4.5 million.

Workers to fix automation issues on Atlanta stadium's roof

Charles Odum, Associated Press  |  Posted May 25th - 10:13am

Workers will begin the final construction phase of Mercedes-Benz Stadium's tricky retractable roof on Tuesday, nine months after the facility opened.

NFL players, coaches grapple with new anthem policy

Tim Booth, Associated Press  |  Posted May 25th - 12:32am

Seahawks coach Pete Carroll wanted to be talking about football matters — Seattle's recommitment to the run game, the addition of two new coordinators, almost anything to do with what happens between the lines.

NFL's policy could mean a new playbook on protests this fall

Errin Haines Whack and Jesse J. Holland, Associated Press  |  Posted May 24th - 11:59pm

Now that the NFL is drawing the line against players kneeling during the national anthem, athletes protesting police brutality and racial inequality may need to find a new playbook.

Buccaneers sign draft picks Vita Vea, Carlton Davis

The Associated Press  |  Posted May 24th - 5:48pm

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers signed first-round draft pick Vita Vea and second-round selection Carlton Davis to four-year contracts.

Seahawks' Baldwin says NFL "really missed it" with policy

Tim Booth, Associated Press  |  Posted May 24th - 5:29pm

Seattle Seahawks wide receiver Doug Baldwin had harsh words for the comments made by President Donald Trump regarding the NFL's new national anthem policy on Thursday, as players began to process the new mandate from the league's owners.

Chiefs sign top draft pick Speaks to rookie contract

The Associated Press  |  Posted May 24th - 3:32pm

The Chiefs signed second-round draft pick Breeland Speaks to his four-year rookie contract Thursday, making him the third of their six draft selections to sign a deal.

Police: Incognito threw weights before hospitalization

Terry Spencer and John Wawrow, Associated Press  |  Posted May 24th - 1:21pm

Police took veteran NFL guard Richie Incognito to a mental hospital after he allegedly threw weights and tennis balls at gym employees and another patron and told officers the government is spying on him, according to a report released Thursday.

NFL teams with foundation to support veterans, families

The Associated Press  |  Posted May 24th - 1:02pm

The NFL is joining an effort for nonprofit organizations to support healthy lifestyle programs for veterans and their families.

NFL sparks new questions over anthem; Trump lauds league

Paul Newberry, Associated Press  |  Posted May 24th - 10:46am

With its popularity threatened and critics stretching all the way to the White House, the NFL just wanted to get past the debate over taking a knee during the national anthem.

Buffalo Bills receiver Zay Jones has knee surgery

The Associated Press  |  Posted May 24th - 10:29am

Buffalo Bills receiver Zay Jones has had knee surgery that will prevent him from participating in the team's series of spring practices.

Trump suggests NFL players who kneel shouldn't be in US

Catherine Lucey and Jonathan Lemire, Associated Press  |  Posted May 24th - 9:33am

President Donald Trump praised an NFL policy banning kneeling during the "The Star-Spangled Banner," saying that "maybe you shouldn't be in the country" if you don't stand for the anthem.

San Francisco 49ers buy stake in English soccer club Leeds

The Associated Press  |  Posted May 24th - 3:08am

The San Francisco 49ers have taken a minority ownership stake in English soccer club Leeds.

Stand or stay out of sight: NFL takes on anthem protesters

Paul Newberry, Associated Press  |  Posted May 23rd - 10:50pm

Stand or stay out of sight.

49ers' Foster won't stand trial on domestic violence charges

Josh Dubow, Associated Press  |  Posted May 23rd - 9:19pm

A Santa Clara County judge ruled Wednesday that San Francisco 49ers linebacker Reuben Foster will not have to stand trial on domestic violence charges after determining there was no evidence that Foster ever hit his ex-girlfriend.

Critics: NFL decision chooses mainstream appeal over players

Jesse J. Holland, Associated Press  |  Posted May 23rd - 6:35pm

With its decision to ban kneeling during the national anthem, critics are accusing the NFL of prioritizing being in the good financial graces of mainstream America over the social justice passions of its players trying to draw attention to the deaths of African-Americans at the hands of police.