| Mar 13, 2014
| 6:00 AM
A day after being indicted by an Arizona grand jury, ex-NFL star Darren Sharper is scheduled to appear in a Los Angeles courtroom Thursday morning -- his latest hearing amid mounting legal troubles that extend across five states.
Los Angeles prosecutors...
| Mar 12, 2014
| 12:51 PM
An Arizona grand jury has indicted Darren Sharper on five sexual assault and drug-related counts, the latest development in multiple sexual assault investigations against the former NFL star that have kept him in a Los Angeles jail.
Sharper, 38, was...
| Mar 9, 2014
| 1:47 PM
The New York Jets released cornerback Antonio Cromartie on Sunday, a decision that saves the team millions of dollars under its salary cap.
Cromartie was entering the final year of his four-year deal and was scheduled to cost the Jets' cap $14.98...
| Mar 8, 2014
| 3:51 PM
Down, set… shop!
NFL free agency opens this week, and with the salary cap set at $133 million per team, each club has $10 million more in buying power than it did last season.
Although the signing period doesn't begin until Tuesday at 1 p.m....
| Mar 2, 2014
| 5:00 AM
The NFL might be a quarterback league, but that wasn't reflected in last year's draft. Only one quarterback was selected in the first round — EJ Manuel, picked 16th by Buffalo — and one each in the next two rounds.
This year should be a...
| Feb 21, 2014
| 6:34 PM
Late Friday afternoon, David Kopay watched sun cut through cypress trees at Lands End in San Francisco as the first former NFL player to come out as gay reflected on the past two weeks.
"It's amazing, it really is, and I tell you it's because things...
| Feb 20, 2014
| 12:57 PM
Former NFL star Darren Sharper pleaded not guilty Thursday to allegations that he drugged and raped two women in Los Angeles in an ongoing investigation that includes at least five other alleged victims in three other states.
Sharper, 38, was charged...
| Feb 18, 2014
| 5:40 PM
SOCHI, Russia — As he stands waiting for the women's bobsled event to begin, Fred Evans acknowledges that his family has done some pretty impressive things in the sports world.
He has played in the NFL for the last eight seasons. His cousin Gary...
| Feb 14, 2014
| 6:54 PM
Los Angeles prosecutors Friday charged ex-NFL star Darren Sharper with drugging and sexually assaulting two women and revealed he is under investigation for allegedly attacking at least five other women in three other states.
Sharper was charged with...
| Feb 14, 2014
| 1:31 PM
At least seven women in four different states have accused former NFL football player Darren Sharper of drugging and sexually assaulting them, according to court documents filed in Los Angeles on Friday.
At least three other women and one man reported...
| Feb 14, 2014
| 11:37 AM
Former NFL player Darren Sharper was ordered to surrender his passport Friday after he was charged with two counts of rape by use of drugs and five other drug-related felonies.
Sharper appeared in court on Friday, but his arraignment was postponed until...