| Mar 18, 2014
| 10:26 AM
M.I.A. might want to hang onto all that cash-register-ringing money she earned on "Paper Planes." The NFL is asking for $16.6 million stemming from the fracas over her middle-finger gesture at the 2012 Super Bowl.
The incident took place during M.I.A.'s...
| Mar 9, 2014
| 11:45 AM
DETROIT -- William Clay Ford, the owner of the Detroit Lions and last surviving grandchild of automotive pioneer Henry Ford, has died. He was 88.
Ford Motor Co. said in a statement Sunday that Ford died of pneumonia at his home. Ford helped steer the...
| Mar 15, 2014
| 6:25 PM
Eight-time Pro Bowl defensive end Julius Peppers signed a three-year deal with the Green Bay Packers on Saturday, bringing one of the NFL’s best pass rushers to a team that has historically avoided major free-agent splashes.
| Mar 11, 2014
| 8:01 PM
SAN FRANCISCO — Jonathan Martin, the offensive tackle who accused a Miami Dolphins teammate of bullying, was traded to the San Francisco 49ers on Tuesday night and will be reunited with his college coach, Jim Harbaugh.
The Dolphins announced the...
| Feb 6, 2014
| 2:31 PM
Long Beach Poly, a 19-time Southern Section champion, introduced former NFL player Antonio Pierce as its new football coach on Thursday.
Let's just say there's skeptics whether Pierce, who has no coaching experience, was the best choice for a program...
| Feb 10, 2014
| 1:45 PM
The aftermath of Michael Sam’s announcement that he is gay and will likely become the first openly homosexual player in the National Football League was greeted Monday with the kind of coverage usually reserved for the lead-up to the Super Bowl....
| Feb 19, 2014
| 5:15 PM
INDIANAPOLIS — There will be intrigue, just as there is every year with the NFL scouting combine, as the nation's top college football prospects look to turn the heads of their future employers with size, speed and strength.
But this year's...
| Feb 27, 2014
| 9:00 PM
Police checking on reported damage to a car belonging to Richie Incognito, the player at the center of the Miami Dolphins' bullying scandal, say Incognito told an officer he did the damage himself.
Sgt. Mark Clark of the Scottsdale, Ariz., police said...
| Mar 3, 2014
| 11:03 AM
Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning has passed a physical exam, clearing him to play and earn his $20-million paycheck in 2014, according to reports.
Manning is required to undergo an exam of his neck every spring under the 2012 contract he signed...
| Feb 27, 2014
| 8:42 AM
Barry Switzer isn't too fond of Johnny Manziel as a person.
To say the least.
The former coach with three national championships and one Super Bowl victory to his credit had this to say about the Heisman Trophy-winning quarterback from Texas A&M on...
| Feb 26, 2014
| 10:27 PM
Pete Carroll returned to USC on Wednesday night for his first public appearance at the school since he led the Seattle Seahawks to the Super Bowl title.
And the NCAA sanctions levied against the school after Carroll left the Trojans for the NFL in...