Bob Marley's grandson signs with Redskins

Nico Marley, grandson of reggae legend Bob Marley, has signed a contract with the Washington Redskins after a tryout last weekend, the club announced on its website. Marley, a 22-year-old linebacker who played collegiately at Tulane, is the son of Bob Marley’s son Rohan, a former college football standout who ...

/ May 3, 2017

Charles signs one-year deal with Broncos

Declaring “I still have more in my tank,” Jamaal Charles, the Kansas City Chiefs’ all-time rushing leader, signed with the AFC West rival Denver Broncos on Tuesday for a chance to prove it. “Excited to have Jamaal Charles join the Broncos,” general manager John ...

/ May 2, 2017

Kaepernick donates old suits outside parole office

Former San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick has yet to find another NFL job, but he’s donating some of his old suits in order to help others find work. Video and pictures from social media show Kaepernick standing outside a New York City parole ...

Bengals give Mixon a chance

/ Apr 29, 2017

Bengals give Mixon a chance

Oklahoma running back Joe Mixon is headed to Cincinnati, which added to its reputation for taking chances on players with significant off-field issues. The Bengals traded down in the second round on Friday and took Mixon with the 48th overall pick, putting them back ...

Browns select Garrett with No. 1 pick in draft

/ Apr 28, 2017

Browns select Garrett with No. 1 pick in draft

The Cleveland Browns made Myles Garrett the first player chosen in the NFL Draft on Thursday. The Texas A&M University star defensive end is the first defender to go No. 1 overall since Jadeveon Clowney in 2014. “I want to be the best,” Garrett ...

Lynch ends retirement, OKs deal with Raiders

/ Apr 27, 2017

Lynch ends retirement, OKs deal with Raiders

Marshawn Lynch is coming out of retirement after agreeing on a two-year deal with the Raiders that paved the way for a trade to his hometown team in Oakland. Lynch passed a physical Wednesday and agreed to a restructured two-year contract. Those were the ...

/ Apr 25, 2017

Hernandez family to receive copies of suicide notes

The family of former New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez will gain access to three handwritten notes the former NFL player wrote before killing himself, a family attorney said Monday. Lawyer George Leontire said Bristol Superior Court in New Bedford, Massachusetts, ordered release ...

/ Apr 15, 2017

Female kicker earns scholarship

A teenage high school student is believed to have made U.S. sporting history by becoming the first woman to win a college scholarship to play American football. Becca Longo, an 18-year-old senior at Basha High School in Chandler, Arizona, has signed a letter of ...

/ Apr 8, 2017

Longtime Seahawks scout Jensen dies at 60

Derrick Jensen, a two-time Super Bowl winner as a player and longtime Seattle Seahawks scout, has died after a five-year battle with Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis. He was 60. The Seahawks announced that Jensen died Friday morning. He retired as a scout in 2012 as ...