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/ Jul 27, 2017

Ravens' Flacco sidelined with disc issue in back

Baltimore Ravens starting quarterback Joe Flacco is expected to miss between three and six weeks of action due to a disc issue in his back, the NFL said on its website on Wednesday. The 32-year-old, who is set to enter his 10th season, played in ...

New study gives update on CTE

/ Jul 26, 2017

New study gives update on CTE

Research on 202 former football players found evidence of a brain disease linked to repeated head blows in nearly all of them, from athletes in the National Football League, college and even high school. It's the largest update on chronic traumatic encephalopathy, or CTE, a ...

/ Jul 25, 2017

Panthers fire longtime personnel man Koncz

The Carolina Panthers have fired longtime personnel man Mark Koncz in yet another front office shakeup. The decision came Monday, on the eve of players reporting to training camp. Koncz, 50, had been promoted earlier this offseason by former general manager Dave Gettleman to director of ...

Whitehead cut by Cowboys over arrest

/ Jul 25, 2017

Whitehead cut by Cowboys over arrest

The Dallas Cowboys finally responded to a tumultuous offseason with the release of a player, dumping Lucky Whitehead on the first day of training camp after the third-year receiver and kick returner was linked to a shoplifting arrest that his agent disputed. Whitehead said he ...

Broncos reward GM Elway with a new five-year contract

/ Jul 25, 2017

Broncos reward GM Elway with a new five-year contract

One leadership saga down, another one continues for the Denver Broncos. John Elway agreed to a new five-year contract on Monday, ending a long-running story line that had fans wondering if their Hall of Fame QB-turned-GM might leave the franchise he's led to three Super ...

Rejuvenated Cardinals QB Palmer eager to get going

/ Jul 23, 2017

Rejuvenated Cardinals QB Palmer eager to get going

For the first time in his career, Carson Palmer abandoned his usual pattern and didn't throw at all for several months. The 37-year-old quarterback says the results are obvious as he begins his fifth training camp with the Arizona Cardinals. "It's hard to explain. You just ...

/ Jul 1, 2017

NFL delays plan for game in China

The NFL is delaying plans to try staging a game in China until 2019, when a contest could kick off 100th anniversary celebrations, a league official told Sports Business Journal. NFL executive vice president of international Mark Waller said the league could look at launching ...