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NFL defensive guru Buddy Ryan, 82, passes away

Buddy Ryan, who coached two defenses that won Super Bowl titles and whose twin sons Rex and Rob have been successful NFL coaches, died Tuesday. He was 82. His death was confirmed by the Buffalo Bills, who are coached by son Rex Ryan. James Solano, Buddy Ryan’s agent, said he ...

Jun 17, 2016

Broncos' Miller threatens to hold out

The Denver Broncos’ summer break began with an ominous message from superstar Von Miller. The Super Bowl MVP suggested he’ll sit out the 2016 season if general manager John Elway doesn’t meet his contract demands over the next month. One day after saying on ...

Jun 15, 2016

Romo's fantasy football event called off

Dallas quarterback Tony Romo’s fantasy football event has been called off for the second straight year, with more claims of interference from the NFL. An attorney for the company partly owned by Romo said Tuesday that the fan-centric event scheduled for July 15-17 in ...

Miller rejects huge offer from Broncos

Jun 9, 2016

Miller rejects huge offer from Broncos

Super Bowl MVP Von Miller’s camp has rejected a contract proposal that would have made him the highest-paid non-quarterback in NFL history, a person familiar with the matter told AP on Wednesday. The person, who spoke on condition of anonymity because of the sensitive ...

Bills legend Smith in constant pain

Jun 8, 2016

Bills legend Smith in constant pain

Wearing a tight orange golf shirt that shows off his muscular physique, 52-year-old Bruce Smith is still capable of casting an intimidating presence like he did while setting the NFL career record for sacks. Looks, however, can be deceiving, the Buffalo Bills Hall of ...

Lynch confirms retirement in TV interview

Jun 7, 2016

Lynch confirms retirement in TV interview

Marshawn Lynch is putting to rest any lingering speculation about a possible return to the NFL in an interview with “60 Minutes Sports.” In the interview that is to air Tuesday, Lynch says, “I’m retired. Is that good enough? Which camera do you want ...

Jun 6, 2016

Broncos' Talib suffers minor gunshot wound

The Denver Broncos say star cornerback Aqib Talib is recovering after being shot in the lower right leg at a Dallas nightclub early Sunday morning. Team spokesman Patrick Smyth said the team has been in touch with the cornerback and that he’s doing OK. ...

Baylor's Briles out amid sex assault scandal

May 27, 2016

Baylor's Briles out amid sex assault scandal

Baylor University demoted school president Ken Starr and ousted football coach Art Briles on Thursday, issuing a scathing report over the university’s handling of sexual assault complaints against football players. The board of regents at the largest Baptist university in the United States said ...

May 26, 2016

Patriots join Brady appeal in court

The New England Patriots joined the latest “Deflategate” appeal to support Tom Brady on Wednesday, taking sides with their star quarterback in court for the first time in his fight against the NFL and Commissioner Roger Goodell. In an eight-page friend of the court ...