The NFLPA emailed players a memo in question-and-answer format Tuesday. The Associated Press obtained a copy.
According to the email, players participating in
Although Tuesday's memo says owners and players "will likely finalize soon" the in-season weekly HGH testing, the union does not indicate what the NFL has agreed to — or give specifics about what stands in the way. A league spokesman declined to comment on the union's memo.
Arizona Coach Bruce Arians said that rookie
In his NFL debut in Arizona's 17-0 victory at Green Bay last week, Mathieu had a 12-yard sack, a tackle for loss, a pass defended, two special-teams tackles and a 24-yard punt return.
Burress had surgery Monday to repair a
Sharapova loses in second round
Maria Sharapova's return to WTA tournament play after more than a month away was short-lived because of an upset loss to 17th-ranked American Sloane Stephens, 2-6, 7-6 (5), 6-3, in the second round of the Western & Southern Open at Mason, Ohio.
In a match that lasted 2 hours 22 minutes, Stephens overcame double faults on two match points to pick up her first victory over Sharapova in four meetings.
Jimmy Connors, who won the tournament 41 years ago, watched from the stands in his first match as Sharapova's coach.
Yelena Isinbayeva won the gold medal in the pole vault at the track and field world championships, delighting the home crowd in Moscow with her third world title.
The Russian cleared 16 feet and a half-inch. She was followed by Olympic champion
In the heptathlon, Brianne Theisen
Washington tight end Austin Seferian-Jenkins has a small fracture in his right pinkie and will need surgery, putting his status for the Huskies' season opener in doubt.
Last season, Seferian-Jenkins caught 69 passes for 850 yards and seven touchdowns.