More Sports / Football Aug 19, 2016

Sharper sentenced to over 18 years for rape

Former NFL star Darren Sharper was sentenced Thursday to more than 18 years in prison for drugging women in order to rape them — double the sentence recommended by prosecutors. One of Sharper's victims — the only one to speak at his sentencing hearing — ...

More Sports / Football Feb 4, 2016

Sharper negotiates plea deal with feds

Federal court papers state that former NFL star Darren Sharper has renewed plea negotiations with federal prosecutors and is preparing a trial defense — which could indicate that his plea agreement in a drug and sexual assault case is off. Wednesday's motions, filed jointly by ...