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Bob Marley's grandson signs with Redskins

/ May 18, 2017

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 ...

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 said. "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 of ...

/ 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 intent ...

/ 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 the ...

Hall of Famer Sayers has dementia

/ Mar 21, 2017

Hall of Famer Sayers has dementia

Relatives of Pro Football Hall of Famer Gale Sayers say the Chicago Bears legend has been diagnosed with dementia. His wife, Ardythe Sayers, tells The Kansas City Star that her 73-year-old husband was diagnosed four years ago and she blames Sayers' football career. He played ...

/ 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, 29, was ...