Adrian Peterson signs 2-year deal with Saints: reports
April 25, 2017 - 8:13 AM
Free-agent running back Adrian Peterson has reportedly agreed to a two-year contract with the New Orleans Saints. The Saints have not announced a deal, but Peterson tells ESPN in a statement that he's agreed to play in New Orleans.
Aaron Hernandez's funeral to be held today in hometown
April 24, 2017 - 9:00 AM
Family and friends of Aaron Hernandez will say their farewells to the former NFL player during a private funeral in his hometown. Services will be held Monday for the former New England Patriot, who was found hanged in his cell in a maximum-security prison in Massachusetts last Wednesday.
Man who killed retired NFLer Will Smith sentenced to 25 years
April 20, 2017 - 6:48 PM
The man who fatally shot retired New Orleans Saints star Will Smith and wounded his wife after a traffic crash last year was sentenced Thursday to 25 years in prison for manslaughter, far less than the maximum prosecutors had called for.
Aaron Hernandez's death remains shrouded in mystery
April 20, 2017 - 1:52 PM
Aaron Hernandez's death in prison — just days after the former NFL star was cleared of additional murder charges — remains shrouded in mystery.
'I have done nothing wrong': Eli Manning denies providing fake memorabilia
April 20, 2017 - 1:17 PM
An angry and emotional Eli Manning has denied providing fake game-used memorabilia to a collector. Manning addressed the accusations on Thursday after a plaintiff in a 2014 lawsuit filed a motion to compel testimony that included an email from Manning to a team equipment manager.
Tom Brady not attending White House visit
April 19, 2017 - 8:06 AM
Star quarterback Tom Brady will not join his New England Patriots teammates when the Super Bowl champions visit the White House on Wednesday to accept congratulations from President Donald Trump for another NFL title. The White House said it was notified that Brady was dealing with a "personal family matter" and will not attend the ceremony.
Texans' J.J. Watt excited to get back to work
April 17, 2017 - 1:31 PM
After not playing football since September, J.J. Watt was more excited than anyone for the start of off-season workouts Monday. After missing games for the first time in his six-year NFL career last season while recovering from back surgery, Watt relished his return.
Falcons all-time leading receiver Roddy White officially retires
April 14, 2017 - 1:38 PM
Roddy White, the leading receiver in Atlanta Falcons history, has officially retired. White, who was released by Atlanta before the 2016 season, made the announcement on his Twitter account on Friday.
Verdict reached in Aaron Hernandez's double-murder trial
April 14, 2017 - 12:04 PM
The jury deliberating in the double-murder trial of Aaron Hernandez reached a verdict Friday, nearly two years to the day after the former NFL star was convicted in another killing.
Pittsburgh Steelers chairman Dan Rooney dead at 84
April 13, 2017 - 3:05 PM
Dan Rooney, the powerful and popular Pittsburgh Steelers chairman. died Thursday at the age of 84.
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