The NFL has reached a tentative $765 million settlement over concussion-related brain injuries among its 18,000 retired players, agreeing to compensate victims, pay for medical exams and underwrite research.
Two full NFL seasons have passed — and another is about to begin — without a final agreement on HGH since the August 2011 labor deal paved the way for testing.
The union’s memo says “a computer program will randomly select” five players apiece from eight teams each week to take the blood tests.
The NFL Pro Bowl will go on as scheduled in 2014. But it won’t be the same. At all.
The NFL told its teams Thursday that any player contract they enter into with Hernandez before charges against him are resolved won’t be approved without a hearing by Commissioner Roger Goodell.
The draft is normally scheduled for late April. Commissioner Roger Goodell said last week there was a conflict with an Easter show at Radio City.
NFL owners voted Tuesday for the 49ers’ new stadium as host of the 2016 game. That facility in Santa Clara, Calif., is due to open for the 2014 season.
The NFL distributed a document to its teams Monday reiterating its anti-discrimination policy on sexual orientation.
Commissioner Roger Goodell says the NFL is ramping up security at all league events.
Don’t let the defensive picks from Thursday night change your understanding of the reality. If Ryan truly yielded power in that war room, the offense would be trotting out new weapons on Friday.
Third through ninth graders from area schools joined players at Chelsea Waterside Park. The youth football clinic is part of several events being held in New York City during the league’s draft week.
Roughly 25 Giants headed to Newtown, Conn., on Thursday afternoon to hold football clinics for youngsters from the community.
The voice of football. The NFL’s narrator for generations. A master of restraint. The sport and the world of broadcasting have lost a true legend.
Colorado tight end Nick Kasa and other players said they were asked about their sexual orientation, but did not identify by which teams or what questions they asked. The NFL’s investigation found no such improper questioning.
NFL vice president of business operations Eric Grubman said last summer that the cameras were coming. They have arrived.