| Aug 13, 2013
| 10:35 PM
The NFL Players Assn. has told its members that the union "tentatively agreed" that 40 players will take blood tests for human growth hormone each week during the season, with a positive result drawing a four-game suspension.
The NFLPA emailed players a...
| Aug 27, 2013
| 6:45 PM
Green Bay Packers starting running back DuJuan Harris is out for the year after injuring his right knee last week against the Seattle Seahawks.
Harris said Tuesday he hurt the patella tendon and hoped to have surgery soon as he heads to injured-...
| Aug 14, 2013
| 7:36 PM
Christian Fauria spent 13 seasons as an NFL tight end. He won two Super Bowl rings with the New England Patriots. He understands the hunger for any possible physical edge.
But he said he couldn't bring himself to use human growth hormone.
He did buy...
| Aug 20, 2013
| 3:36 PM
Von Miller, star linebacker for the Denver Broncos, has been suspended for the first six games of the season for violating the NFL’s substance policy.
Losing Miller is a huge blow to the Broncos, who host Baltimore in the Sept. 5 Kickoff Opener....
| Sep 5, 2013
| 5:54 PM
During the pregame show before February's Super Bowl in New Orleans, Deion Sanders shared his thoughts about the thousands of former football players filing concussion lawsuits against the National Football League.
"The game is a safe game," the...
| Aug 15, 2013
Football periodically faces extinction, but never has the game been enveloped in a crisis as odd as the current one. Just when the game plays safer than at any time in its 144-year history, its critics threaten to make the game history. Sportswriter Frank...
| May 3, 2013
| 12:22 PM
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| Jan 19, 2013
| 6:22 PM
Former Sherman Oaks Notre Dame quarterback Dayne Crist tossed a touchdown pass and scored on a run in the first half in helping his National team win the NFLPA Collegiate Bowl, 34-0, on Saturday at the Home Depot Center in......
| Sep 26, 2012
| 11:04 PM
It's game over for NFL replacements.
The regular officials are coming back.
The NFL and NFL Referees Assn. reached an agreement on an eight-year deal late Wednesday that immediately puts the regulars back on the field, beginning with the game Thursday...
| Jan 11, 2013
| 12:55 PM
Even though Robert Griffin III continued playing for the Washington Redskins on an injured knee, the NFLPA will not demand a formal investigation of the team's handling of his injury, the union announced Friday.
The NFLPA launched an informal inquiry...
| Dec 14, 2011
| 4:34 PM
Colt McCoy was not checked for a concussion before being sent back out onto the football field after a helmet-to-helmet hit Thursday night, Cleveland Browns president Mike Holmgren said Wednesday. It was later determined Colt McCoy did sustain a...