Portis, Horn among 10 former NFL players facing U.S. fraud charges

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Federal authorities on Thursday charged 10 former National Football League players for allegedly defrauding a healthcare program for more than $3.4 million by filing false claims... Read more »

NFL notebook: Eagles’ Jeffery reportedly out for season

The Philadelphia Eagles’ 23-17 overtime victory Monday against the New York Giants came with a heavy price. Jan 21, 2018; Philadelphia, PA, USA; Philadelphia Eagles wide receiver Alshon Jeffery... Read more »

NFL: Duty calls as Massachusetts police escort Chiefs’ gear to game

FILE PHOTO: Dec 1, 2019; Kansas City, MO, USA; A general view of a Kansas City Chiefs helmet during the first half against the Oakland Raiders at Arrowhead Stadium.... Read more »

NFL notebook: Giants officially give Manning starting nod

Eli Manning will start at quarterback for the New York Giants against the Philadelphia Eagles on Monday night in place of rookie Daniel Jones, who has been ruled out... Read more »

Vikings cornerback Rhodes apologizes for sideline outburst

Minnesota Vikings cornerback Xavier Rhodes apologized Wednesday for his sideline tantrum during Monday night’s 37-30 loss to the Seattle Seahawks. FILE PHOTO: Dec 16, 2018; Minneapolis, MN, USA; Minnesota... Read more »

Steelers players wear ‘Free Pouncey’ shirts, criticize Kitchens

Two days after a photo of Cleveland Browns coach Freddie Kitchens wearing a brown T-shirt with the phrase “Pittsburgh started it” emblazoned in orange made the rounds on social... Read more »

Browns’ Garrett hit with indefinite ban for helmet swing

(Reuters) – Cleveland Browns defensive end Myles Garrett has been handed a record indefinite suspension for using a helmet to attack another player, the National Football League (NFL) said... Read more »

NFL notebook: Eagles’ Jackson set for core surgery

Philadelphia Eagles wide receiver DeSean Jackson is scheduled to undergo surgery Tuesday to repair a core muscle injury, the team announced Monday. Nov 3, 2019; Philadelphia, PA, USA; Philadelphia... Read more »

Lions’ Stafford fastest QB to 40,000 yards

Oct 20, 2019; Detroit, MI, USA; Detroit Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford (9) passes the ball over Minnesota Vikings cornerback Mackensie Alexander (20) during the second quarter at Ford Field.... Read more »

NFL fines Raiders’ Incognito $21K

FILE PHOTO: Aug 15, 2019; Glendale, AZ, USA; Oakland Raiders guard Richie Incognito (64) warms up prior to a preseason game against the Arizona Cardinals at State Farm Stadium.... Read more »