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/ Mar 10, 2017

CFL's Roughriders sign veteran QB Vince Young

Vince Young has signed with the Canadian Football League’s Saskatchewan Roughriders. The 33-year-old former Texas and NFL quarterback agreed Thursday to a two-year deal — one year, plus an option. He last played in an NFL regular-season game in 2011 with Philadelphia and retired ...

Redskins dismiss general manager McCloughan

/ Mar 10, 2017

Redskins dismiss general manager McCloughan

The Washington Redskins fired general manager Scot McCloughan on Thursday, the opening day of NFL free agency. Team president Bruce Allen announced the firing, which is effective immediately. McCloughan, 46, served as GM for the past two years and had a four-year contract. The ...

Cowboys to release Romo: source

/ Mar 9, 2017

Cowboys to release Romo: source

Tony Romo’s star-crossed career as the starting quarterback for the Dallas Cowboys will soon be over. A person with knowledge of the decision told The Associated Press that the Cowboys will release Romo when the NFL year opens on Thursday. The person spoke on ...

/ Mar 7, 2017

Ex-Raider Marvin dies at 61

Former Super Bowl champion and Tennessee player Mickey Marvin has died. Paul Luck of Forest Lawn Funeral Home in Henderson said Marvin died Monday. He was 61 and had been fighting ALS. Marvin was drafted in the fourth round by the Oakland Raiders in ...

/ Mar 3, 2017

Former coach Briles breaks silence on Baylor scandal

Breaking months of public silence, former Baylor coach Art Briles said Thursday he could no longer “remain silent” and insisted he did not cover up sexual violence by his players or try to obstruct any investigations tied to the assault scandal at the nation’s ...

/ Mar 2, 2017

49ers quarterback Kaepernick to opt out of deal: agents

San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick will opt out of his contract, his agents said Wednesday. Kaepernick will become a free agent starting March 9, representatives Jeff Nalley and Sean Kiernan told all 32 NFL clubs, according to NFL Network and website reports. Kaepernick, ...

Jets inform Revis he will be released

/ Mar 1, 2017

Jets inform Revis he will be released

The New York Jets are moving on from one of the best players in their franchise’s history. The team informed star cornerback Darrelle Revis on Tuesday that they are releasing him, ending his second tenure with the Jets — a two-year run that was ...

/ Feb 18, 2017

Ex-USC assistant Jackson dies at 81

John Jackson, who coached star tailbacks Marcus Allen and Charles White during their Heisman Trophy-winning seasons at Southern California, has died. He was 81. The university said Friday that Jackson died of complications following intestinal surgery on Thursday in suburban Torrance. Jackson was running ...