NFL may add 'sky judge' to avoid repeat of blunder

More Sports / Football Mar 2, 2019

NFL may add 'sky judge' to avoid repeat of blunder

NFL executives are studying the possibility of adding a "sky judge" to help protect officials from botched calls such as the one that denied the New Orleans Saints a berth in last month's Super Bowl. Troy Vincent, the NFL executive vice president of football operations, ...

Patriots owner Kraft charged with soliciting prostitute

More Sports / Football Feb 23, 2019

Patriots owner Kraft charged with soliciting prostitute

Robert Kraft, the billionaire owner of the New England Patriots, faces charges of soliciting a prostitute after he was twice videotaped in a sex act at a shopping-center massage parlor in Florida, police said Friday. The 77-year-old Kraft denied any wrongdoing. The case comes amid ...

Colin Kaepernick's lawyer predicts NFL return

More Sports / Football Feb 18, 2019

Colin Kaepernick's lawyer predicts NFL return

Now that Colin Kaepernick has settled his collusion grievances with the NFL, the next step is getting him back in the league, his lawyer said Saturday night. Attorney Mark Geragos told CNN that Kaepernick "absolutely wants to play" and made a pretty bold prediction about ...

Stern says Kaepernick would have job in NBA

More Sports / Football Feb 15, 2019

Stern says Kaepernick would have job in NBA

Colin Kaepernick, the quarterback whose NFL career was cut short after he knelt in protest during the national anthem, would still have a job if he were a basketball player, according to former NBA commissioner David Stern. Speaking on the "Bloomberg Business of Sports" podcast, ...

Browns avoid loss, tie Steelers 21-21 in sloppy game

More Sports / Football Sep 10, 2018

Browns avoid loss, tie Steelers 21-21 in sloppy game

One week in and the Browns are still undefeated. Now that's progress. Cleveland ended its 17-game losing streak on Sunday with a 21-21 tie against the Pittsburgh Steelers, who prevented the Browns from getting their first victory since 2016 when linebacker T.J. Watt blocked Zane Gonzalez's ...